Wednesday, August 26
Palm Beach Soul: South Florida Professional Organization presents the Palm Beach Soul concert at the Palm Beach Improv, 550 S. Rosemary Ave in West Palm Beach. Hosted by Comedian Marvin Dixon, the concert features performances by R&B singers Dwele and Antonia Jenae. Dinner and drinks will be served throughout the show and tickets are $26. To purchase tickets, please visit www.palmbeachsoul.com or, for more information, call 561-352-3921.
Friday, August 14
Empowered To Prosper Women’s Conference: Victory Restoration Tabernacles & Community Development presents a women’s conference at Calvary Restoration Ministries, 715 S.W. 7th Terrace in Dania Beach. This year’s theme is “Empowered to Prosper,” featuring Pastor Seleaveya Dillard. Tickets are $25 and the service starts at 7:30 p.m. For more information, please call 754-246-5587.
Thursday, August 20
South Florida Firefighters Weekend Celebration: Sure you (or a friend) have bought a beef cake calendar before, but when have you ever had the opportunity to meet all the perfectly sculpted models in it? Don’t miss your chance! All of the South Florida firefighters featured in a 2010 calendar will be available for pictures and autographs when they unveil the calendar at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino, 1 Seminole Way near Hollywood. The event starts at 7 p.m. at the Center Fountain Area, followed by an official after party, from 10 p.m. to midnight. If you can’t make this event, the firefighters will be making appearances around South Florida all weekend. For more information about the South Florida Firefighters Calendar, please call 305-828-7787 or log on to www.firefighterscalendar.com.
Monday, August 24
Roxy Theatre Groups After School Program: Still looking for a place where your kids can go after school? How about helping your children tap into their inner Denzel Washington or Halle Berry? Enroll them in the Roxy Theatre Group, Kidz on Stage After School Care at 1645 SW 107 Ave. in Miami. The program begins Aug. 24 and is currently accepting applicants. The Kidz on Stage program includes homework assistance, educational activities in literacy, math and science, arts and crafts, and weekly classes in drama, voice and dance. Kids have the opportunity to participate in a holiday show and a year-end musical production. The program is available to children in kindergarten through eighth grade. Registration is $30, and the camp is $15 to $20. Scholarships are available. For more information, please call 305-226-0030.
Saturday, August 29
Pre-Fall Fashion and Silent Auction Show: Tina's Vision Inc. presents a Pre-Fall Fashion and Silent Auction Show at the Arts & Culture Center of Hollywood, 1650 Harrison Street in Hollywood. The show will start at 7 p.m. Tickets are $25 and can be purchased at www.brownpapertickets.com/event/73945. For more information, please call 954-562-6426.
Saturday, September 5
Miami Nites Comedy Reunion: Nothing equals comedic gold more than when veteran comedians reunite to reminisce and crack jokes about the good ol’ days. Hosted by Marvin Dixon, Miami Nites Comedy Reunion features Hope Flood, Henry Welch, TK Kirkland and Jay Lamont. The show starts at 8 p.m. at the James L. Knight Center, 400 SE 2nd Ave. in Miami. Tickets are $55 and $45. For more information, please call 305-416-5978.