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
10/30 - 1/4 Santa's Enchanted Forest

More than 100 rides, shows, games, attractions and lots of holiday lights.

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5 p.m. - midnight daily, Tropical Park, Miami
11/1 - 11/30 Miami 'Live' Month

Putting the focus on all types of live entertainment in Miami, including music, comedy, poetry & more. The month will feature a weekly VIP Bus Tour to various cultural events, with transportation, admission, drinks & snacks.

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Various times, Various Venues
11/6 - 12/24 Ice Palace 2014

Monday-Thursday 12 pm to 9 pm ; Friday-Sunday 12 pm to 10 pm

Featuring Disney’s Frozen. Take a skate with Anna, Elsa and Olaf. Pictures with Santa.

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Various times, Dolphin Mall
11/19 - 11/30 'The Phantom of the Opera'

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Various times, Broward Center for the Performing Arts
11/20 - 11/30 Marvel Universe Live!

Live action show featuring Marvel Super Heroes and Villains. Event for all ages includes cutting-edge special effects, pyrotechnics, aerial stunts, martial arts and more.

11/20 - 11/23 at BB&T Center  Tickets

11/28 - 11/30 at AAA  Tickets

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Various times, BB&T Center, AAA
11/21 - 1/3 Holiday Fantasy of Lights

A drive-through light spectacular for all ages, with dozens of illuminated holiday displays and the Holiday Fantasy of Lights 3-D Experience.

A portion of proceeds benefits the Alzheimer's Family Center.

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6 p.m. - 10 p.m. nightly, Tradewinds Park, Coconut Creek
11/28 - 12/14 31st Annual Fort Lauderdale Christmas Pageant

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Various times, First Fort Lauderdale, 301 E. Broward Blvd.
11/28 So You Think You Can Dance Tour

Season 11's Top Ten perform; Miami's Ricky Ubeda, the season winner, headlines. Also features Miami's Rudy Abreu.

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8 p.m., Adrienne Arsht Center
11/29 30th Annual Main Street Festival of Lights

Family event includes tree lighting at 7 p.m.

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6 p.m. - 10 p.m., Downtown Miami Lakes
12/1 - 12/31 Deering Holiday Wonderland

Visitors can tour the elegant and historic houses of the Deering Estate as they come alive with holiday accents and decorations, created by local garden clubs and community organizations

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10 a.m. - 4 p.m. daily, Deering Estate, Cutler Ridge
12/2 Christmas on Las Olas

52nd annual event features carolers, Santa, Snow Mountain, Skate Las Olas, bell ringers, and more than 60 food & beverage & holiday booths

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5 p.m. - 10 p.m., Las Olas Boulevard, between SE 6th & SE 11th Avenues
12/2 - 12/14 'Book of Mormon'

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Various times, Adrienne Arsht Center, Miami
12/4 - 12/7 Art Basel Miami Beach

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Opens noon daily, Miami Beach Convention Center, Collins Park & beaches
12/4 Yuletide Parade and Celebration

Join LITE FM's Jeff Martin to see dazzling floats, marching bands, dancers, entertainment & Santa Claus riding a Pompano Beach fire rescue truck.

For information, call 954-786-4111.

6:30 p.m., 2400 East Atlantic Blvd, Pompano Beach
12/5 South Florida Firefighters Calendar

Firefighters featured in the calendar will appear at the Round Up.

This year's calendar benefits the charities Here's Help, Inc. and A Safe Haven For Newborns.

Meet & greet the stars of the 21st annual calendar.

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9:30 p..m. - 1:30 a.m., Round-Up Country Western Night Club, Davie
12/5 Deering Estate Tree Lighting Ceremony

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7 p.m. - 9 p.m., Deering Estate at Cutler
12/5 Light Up Sistrunk

Kids' zone, Santa, snow, entertainment, giant holiday tree

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5 p.m., Sistrunk Blvd, Fort Lauderdale
12/6 - 12/7 34th Annual Woodstock Arts & Crafts Festival

Art, crafts, entertainment, food, photos with Santa, music & more

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Sat. 9-5, Sun. 9-4, Welleby Park, 11100 N.W. 44th St., Sunrise
12/6 Winterfest Black Tie Ball

Dinner, dance, live auction.

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6 p.m. - Midnight, Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino
12/7 Toys in the Sun Run
Road closures to accomodate the annual charity motorcycle parade (this year benefitting Joe Dimagio Children's Hospital):
Pembroke Road, from Federal Highway west to I-95
I-95 north to I-595
I-595 west to N.W. 136th Avenue
The parade ends with a celebratoin at Markham Park featuring live music, bike show, classic car show, international food & more.


9:45 a.m., Mardi Gras Casino to Markham Park
12/11 - 1/4 Cirque du Soleil: Amaluna


Various times, Big tent next to SunLife Stadium
12/11 13th Annual Toy Drive & Fundraiser Cocktail Reception for Big Mama's Team of Life

Open bar, silent auction, live music, hosted by LITE FM's Julie Guy to benefit Big Mama's Team of Life.

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5:30 p.m. - 9 p.m., Hilton Fort Lauderdale Beach Resort
12/12 - 12/30 Miami City Ballet: "The Nutcracker'

The holiday classic, George Balanceine's The Nutcracker.

Dec. 12 - 14 at Broward Center

Dec. 18- 24 at Adrienne Arsht Center

Dec. 27 - 30 at Kravis Center

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Various times, Various locations
12/14 Pompano Beach Boat Parade

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4:45 p.m., Intracoastal Waterway
12/31 Capital One Ornage Bowl FanFest

Interactive games, sports memorabilia, entertainment, food & more.

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3:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m., Sun Life Stadium, Gate G Parking Lot
12/31 Capital One Orange Bowl Game

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7:30 p.m., Sun Life Stadium
1/7 - 2/1 'Disney's The Lion King'

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Various times, Broward Center for the Performing Arts
1/9 - 2/8 Miami City Ballet Program II: Hear the Music

Featuring 'Nine Sinatra Songs' by Twyla Tharp, and more.

Jan 9 - 11 at Adrienne Arsht Center

Jan 23 - 25 at Broward Center

Feb 6 - Feb 8 at Kravis Center

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Various times, Various locations
2/3 - 2/8 'Disney's Newsies'

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Various times, Adrienne Arsht Center, Miami
2/13 - 3/22 Miami City Ballet Program III: Passion and Grace

Featuring Richard Alston's 'Carmen' and more.

Feb. 13 - 15 at Adrienne Arsht Center

Feb. 27 - Mar 1 at Kravis Center

Mar  20 - 22 at Broward Center

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Various times, Various locations
2/13 - 2/17 Sail Across the Sun: Music, Food & Wine Festival, hosted by Train

Train hosts (& performs on) this cruise / festival, stopping in Key West & Great Stirrup Cay in the Bahamas.


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Sailing from Miami, Fri. 4pm, returning Tuesday, 8 a.m., Norwegian Sun Cruise Ship
2/19 - 2/22 Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater

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Various times, Broward Center
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
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
3/27 - 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
3/31 - 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
4/14 - 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
12/4 Humane Society's Lighting Ceremony
Take in the special Holiday Lighting Ceremony Thursday, December 4th, at the Humane Society of Greater Miami's Soffer and Fine Adoption Center in North Miami Beach. There will be choirs, festive refreshments and shelter tours as part of this holiday fundraiser.


More info, 305-749-1815
12/13 Snowfest in Hollywood Hills
Bring your family to the 21st Annual Snowfest, The Miracle on 35th Avenue in Hollywood Hills, Saturday December 13th. Your kids will have fun playing in the 30 tons of snow, as well as all the games, and rides and can't forget the visit from Santa and much more.


More info, 954-894-8123
12/18 Shop Susan G. Komen Miami Ft. Lauderdale
When you're holiday shopping, don't forget to shop Susan G. Komen Miami Ft. Lauderdale. You can find a wide assortment of tops, bags and towels, jewelry and watches, for that special someone this time of year and best of all proceeds go to fight breast cancer.


More info, 305-383-7116x204