At 101.5 LITE FM &, we're your link to what's happening in South Florida. Here's a listing of women's, kids' and family activities and events you've recently heard about on LITE FM:

South Florida Events

  Event Description Time / Location
2/7 - 3/15 Florida Renaissance Festival and Artisan Village

Renaissance-era entertainment, games, artisans, food.

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10 a.m. - Sunset, weekends, Quiet Waters Park, Deerfield Beach
2/24 - 3/8 'Motown: The Musical'

The story of Berry Gordy & Motown, the record label that launched the careers of Smokey Robinson, Diana Ross, Michael Jackson & more.

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Various times, Broward Center for the Performing Arts
2/27 - 3/22 Miami City Ballet Program III: Passion and Grace

Featuring Richard Alston's 'Carmen' and more.

Feb. 27 - Mar 1 at Kravis Center

Mar  20 - 22 at Broward Center

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Various times, Various locations
3/4 - 3/15 Festival of the Arts Boca 2015

Festival features concerts, author appearances, film & dance.

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Various times, Mizner Park Amphitheater & Cultural Arts Center
3/5 - 3/8 Little Flower Church & School Annual Carnival

Featuring Midway carnival rides for all ages, carnival games & prizes, live entertainment, international food & more.

Free admission. Call 954-922-3517.

Thursday & Friday, 6p - 11 p.m.
Saturday, noon - 11 p.m.
sunday, noon - 10 p.m.


Various hours, 1805 Pierce St., Hollywood
3/5 In The Company of Women 2015

Cocktail reception & awards presentation, honoring South Florida women who have made significant contributions in the community.

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6 p.m., Coral Gables Country Club, 900 Alhambra Circle
3/6 - 3/15 32nd Annual Miami International Film Festival

More than 100 films from more than 40 countries, as well as seminars and parties

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Various times, Various locations
3/7 - 3/8 Carnaval on the Mile

Three concert stages with more than 30 musical groups, more than 120 fine artists, sculptors, photography, crafts, jewelry & cooking exhibitions.

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10 a.m. - 10 p.m., Miracle Mile, Coral Gables
3/7 - 3/8 25th Annual Asian Culture Festival

Asian arts, crafts, entertainment, plants & cuisine.

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10 a.m. - 5 p.m., Fruit & Spice Park, Homestead
3/7 - 3/8 7th Annual Festival of Treasures

Art, crafts, collectibles & handmade jewelry. Sponsored by Plantation Junior Woman's Club

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10 a.m. - 4 p.m., Volunteer Park, Plantation
3/7 The DRI Walk for Diabetes & Family Fun Day

Across South Florida, thousands of families will join The DRI Walk for Diabetes & Family Fun Day Presented by Walgreens on their way to better health and toward a cure for diabetes. Enjoy music, free giveaways, refreshments, health booths and info. Proceeds benefit the Diabetes Research Institute.

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7:30am, Walk begins at 9:00am, Miami - Marlins Park
3/7 Joy Behar

Comedian / Talk show host's one-woman show.

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8:00 p.m., Coral Springs Center for the Arts
3/11 - 3/29 'Wicked'

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Various times, Adrienne Arsht Center, Miami
3/12 - 4/5 The Fair

Open daiily except March 16 - 17 & 30-31.

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Various times, Fairgrounds, Coral Way & 112th Avenue
3/12 Job Fair for Veterans

Free event specifically for military veterans, National Guard members, reservists and their spouses.

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11 a.m. - 3 p.m., Kovens Conference Center at FIU, North Miami
3/14 Fort Lauderdale St. Patrick's Day Parade & Festival

Festival highlights will include live music, Irish dancers, interactive entertainment, stilt walkers, leprechauns, cultural exhibits, and plenty of your favorite Irish food and beverages. The event will also feature live performances from popular Irish bands.  Children will love the festival's expanded Kids Zone with bounce houses, gigantic slides, trackless train rides and more.

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Shamrock Run, 7:30 Parade, noon, All Day fun, Huizenga Plaza, 32 E. Las Olas Blvd.
3/14 - 3/15 NewLife Expo

Two days of natural health & fitness, featuring speakers and exhibits

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Various Times, Broward County Convention Center
3/15 Calle Ocho Festival

Annual streetfest with live music, art, & more

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10 a.m. - 7 p.m., Calle Ocho from 8th thru 27th Avenues, Miami
3/15 17th Hollywood St. Patrick's Day Parade & Festival

Parade at 1 p.m.

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12 p.m. - 7 p.m., Downtown Hollywood, Hollywood Blvd. & Harrison St
3/21 32nd Annual Scottish Festival & Highland Games

Scottish music, dancing, food, merchandise, and sheepdog demonstrations.

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9 a.m. - 5 p.m., Snyder Park, Fort Lauderdale
3/21 - 3/22 Dania Beach Arts & Seafood celebration

Fresh seafood, arts & crafts, beer & wine garden and more.

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10 a.m. - 7 p..m., Frost Park, 300 NE 2nd St., Dania Beach
3/23 - 4/5 Miami Open Tennis Tournament

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Various times, Tennis Center at Crandon Park, Key Biscayne
3/27 - 3/30 Miami Spring Home Design & Remodeling Show

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Various hours, Miami Beach Convention Center
3/27 - 4/19 Miami City Ballet Program IV: Points of Departure

March 27 - 29 at Kravis Center

April 10 - 12 at Adrienne Arsht Center

April 17 - 19 at Broward Center

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Various times, Various locations
3/28 - 3/29 Las Olas Art Fair Part II

Hundreds of local, regional and national artists showcasing their work. Art, crafts, jewelry and more.

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10 a.m. - 5 p.m., Las Olas Boulevard between S.E. 6th & S.E. 11th avenues
3/31 - 4/12 'Pippin'

Music, dance & magic come together in this Broadway classic, with music & lyrics by Stephen Schwartz, who also wrote the songs for 'Wicked'. Lucie Arnaz stars.

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Various times, Broward Center for the Performing Arts
4/2 - 4/23 The Mercedes-Benz Corporate Run Series

April 2nd in Fort Lauderdale at Huizenga Plaza

April 15 in West Palm Beach at Meyer Amphitheatre

April 23 in Miami at Bayfront Park

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6:45pm, Various locations
4/14 - 4/19 'Sister Act'

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Various times, Adrienne Arsht Center, Miami
5/5 - 5/17 'Anything Goes'

Tony Award winner for Best Musical Revival features classic Coie Porter songs.

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Various times, Broward Center for the Performing Arts
Does your South Florida non-profit organization have an event or service you'd like to share with 101.5 LITE FM and Listeners? Please e-mail complete information -- at least three weeks in advance -- to Gayle Garton at or fax to 305-521-1414

Community Service Announcements

  Event Description Time / Location
3/7 Alzheimer's Family Center Annual Gala
Join LITE FM's Ellen Jaffe as Master of Ceremonies and LITE FM's Jeff Martin as honoree at the 19th annual Alzheimer's Black Tie Gala, benefitting the Alzheimer's Family Center. The evening at Woodlands Country Club in Tamarac includes dinner, dancing, an amazing martini bar, silent & live auctions, plus music by The Fabulons.


For more info, 954-971-7155
3/7 DRI Walk for Diabetes & Family Fun Day
Join thousands of your fellow South Floridians at Marlins Park for this fun day presented by Walgreens. Events includes a walkathon, The Biggest Loser 5K RunWalk, chip-timed 5K and 10K, as well as a kids' 1-mile fun run; plus entertainment, health booths and more.


More info,, 800-321-3437
3/7 4-H District 4K for Armed Forces Foundation

You can come and support the Florida 4-H District XIII Council on Saturday, March 7th, as they hold a 4k run to benefit Armed Forces Foundation at the Corporate Shelter at T-Y Park in Hollywood.

More info, 305-807-7229
3/13 Humane Society's Dog Training Workshop
Do you have a puppy that chews everything or a dog that can't stop jumping? Then attend the complimentary Canine Counselors Puppy and Dog Training Workshop, Saturday, March 21st, at the Humane Society of Greater Miami. It's for dog owners only. Pups stay at home.


More info, 305-749-1815
3/13 Susan G. Komen Miami Ft. Lauderdale
Each day, more than 100 women die of breast cancer in the U.S. And every 74 seconds, someone in the world dies of breast cancer. You can help in the fight against this deadly disease by donating what you can to Susan G. Komen Miami Ft. Lauderdale.


More info, 305-383-7116
3/21 Adopt a Forever Friend
Doral Lincoln is partnering with Miami Dade Animal Services for an all-day Pet Adoption Event. MDAS will bring the pets, and Doral Lincoln will pay the adoption fees for all pets adopted from 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.  You can also schedule low-cost spaying / neutering. 9000 NW 12th Street.
More info, 786-845-0900