At 101.5 LITE FM & LiteMiami.com, 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
6/19 - 9/7 Sesame Street Presents: The Body

Continuing exhibit at the Museum features the Muppets hosting an exciting collection of hands-on, interactive, multimedia experiences that allow children to explore the human body.

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Various hours, Museum of Discovery and Science, Fort Lauderdale
6/29 - 8/3 Miami Heat Summer Camp for Kids
Weekly camps for kids ages 7 - 16. The final week begins August 3rd. Early reservations are recommended.
 
9 a.m. - 3:30 p.m., Various locations
6/29 - 8/7 Jungle Island Adventure & Camps

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9 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.; half-day & late pick-up options, Jungle Island, Miami
6/29 - 8/15 Zoofari Summer Camp

For kids ages 4 - 12. 

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9 a.m. - 4 p.m., Zoo Miami
6/29 - 8/17 Camp Discovery Summer Camp

For ages 6-12. Featuring different themes weekly. MODS will also hold 3 separate week-long Ocean Explorer's Camps for kids entering 7th & 8th grades.

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9 a.m. - 5 p.m., Museum of Discovery and Science, Fort Lauderdale
7/2 - 7/5 Red, White & Blue Days at Zoo Miami

Celebrating Independence Day and Zoo Miami's 35th Anniversary. Final days of the 'Dinosaurs Live!' exhibit.

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9:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m., Zoo Miami
7/4 Old Fashioned Fourth

Watermelon & pie-eating contests, music & more. Half priced admission.

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9:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m., Flamingo Gardens, Davie
7/4 Pembroke Pines Independence Day Celebration

Festival includes rides, food truck round up, concert and fireworks. Admission & Parking free.

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6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m., Pines Recreation Center Festival Grounds - 7400 Pines Boulevard
7/4 Get Your 4th On!

Independence Day celebration features picnic & games, hot dog eating compeition and fireworks.

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11 a.m. - 9 p.m., Peacock Park, Coconut Grove
7/4 55th Annual Key Biscayne 4th of July Parade

Patriotic floats & entertainment.

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11 a.m., Crandon Blvd. & Harbor Driive, Key Biscayne
7/4 America's Birthday Bash

Samuel Adams Beer Garden Noon - Midnight; Free kids' zone 3 - 7 p.m.; Fireworks at 9 p.m.

Free admission

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Noon - Midnight, Bayfront Park, Downtown Miami
7/4 City of Sunrise 4th of July Celebration

Family Fun Zone activities, food from local vendors, 6 p.m. concert by A Flock of Seagulls & The Fixx, Fireworks at 9 p.m.

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5 p.m., BankAtlantic Center, Enter Gates 5 & 7
7/8 - 8/16 Lookingglass Alice

Modern retelling of Alice in Wonderland when your favorite Wonderland characters defy gravity in this circus-infused marvel for all ages.

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Various times, Arsht Center, Miami
7/11 - 7/12 23rd Annual International Mango Festival
Featuring workshops, mango samplings, mango cooking & more. Featuring the 16th Annual Mango Brunch, Sunday, 11 a.m. - 1 p.m.

 

9:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m., Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden
7/14 American Idol Live

Featuring the Top 5 contestants.

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7:30 p.m., Parker Playhouse, Fort Lauderdale
7/21 Love Letters

Ali McGraw & Ryan O'Neal star in this romance.

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Various times, Broward Center for the Performing Arts
8/3 - 8/7 Camp Broadway Miami

For ages 10 - 17

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9 a.m. - 5 p.m., Adrienne Arsht Center, Miami
8/12 - 8/23 Cirque du Soleil: Varekai

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Various times, BB&T Center
9/11 Baby Love

Baby Love is your one-stop shopping extravaganza where new and expecting parents can test out top baby brands, take advantage of exclusive deals, and win amazing prizes! Plus, you’ll get to meet celebrity parents, as well as local expectant and new parents just like you, all while enjoying light bites, yummy treats, mocktails and more!

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7 p.m. - 10 p.m., The Museum of Discovery and Science, downtown Fort Lauderdale
9/12 - 9/13 Kids Love & Family Expo

The Kids Love & Family Expo is a celebrity-filled extravaganza with everything that KIDS LOVE! While the kids are having fun, parents will discover the latest and greatest in products and services to make their busy lives healthier, easier, and more enjoyable from more than 50 sponsors & exhibitors!!!

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All Day, The Museum of Discovery and Science, downtown Fort Lauderdale
9/26 - 9/27 'Sesame Street Live: Let's Dance!'

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Various times, Broward Center for the Performing Arts
10/2 - 10/4 Duende: Broward 100 Finale

Grand finale celebrations for Broward County's 100th Birthday include entertainment, street fest & more.

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Various hours, Downtown Fort Lauderdale
11/13 - 11/15 Fall Garden Festival & 75th Annual Ramble

Cooking classes, gardening demonstrations, beer gardens & more.

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9:30 a.m. daily, Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden, Coral Gables
1/19 Star Trek: The Ultimate Voyage

Classic Star Trek TV & Movie film footage set to music from the show, performed by a live symphony orchestra.

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7:30 p.m., Broward Center for the Performing Arts
1/22 - 1/24 10th Annual International Chocolate Festival

Chocolate samplings, chef's demonstrations, lectures, garden tours & more.

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9:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m., Fairchild Tropical Garden
7/4 City of Fort Lauderdale 4th of July Spectacular

Family activities, beach games, live music. 9 p.m. fireworks.

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12:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m., Fort Lauderdale Beach, Las Olas & A1A
Does your South Florida non-profit organization have an event or service you'd like to share with 101.5 LITE FM and LiteMiami.com Listeners? Please e-mail complete information -- at least three weeks in advance -- to Gayle Garton at ggarton@LiteMiami.com or fax to 305-521-1414

Community Service Announcements


  Event Description Time / Location
6/30 Humane Society's Spay & Neuter Programs
400 thousand offspring can be created by two cats in just seven years. Please spay or neuter your pet. The Humane Society of Greater Miami is offering drastically reduced prices this summer at the Miami Dade County Community Spay Neuter Clinic in Cutler Bay.

 

More info, 305-749-1845
6/30 Register now for Susan G. Komen's Race for the Cure
Sign up today in the fight against breast cancer. Now until June 30th, when you join Susan G. Komen Miami Ft. Lauderdale's Race for the Cure, October 17th, at Bayfront Park, you'll get 20 dollars off to celebrate the Race's 20th anniversary.

 

More info, 305-383-7116

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