Bourbon Fest 2016 at Prime Cigar & Wine Bar – May 7th

Don’t miss South Florida’s most exclusive Kentucky Derby Party, in support of The Place of Hope on Saturday, May 7, 2016 at the most sophisticated cigar lounge, Prime Cigar & Wine Bar in Boca Raton. Enjoy the sounds of the Andrew Morris Band while tasting your favorite Bourbons and Ryes!

This year’s “Kentucky Derby” themed celebration will feature:

Select Tastings of 10 Bourbons & 2 Ryes Red Wine, White Wine and Champagne Tasting for the ladies. Kentucky Derby inspired bites will Be Served.

8 Drew Estate Cigars
1 Commemorative Glass
1 Custom Xikar Travel Humidor
1 Raffle Ticket for the Chance To Win Many Great Prizes Including specialty lighters and torches

Choose to upgrade your experience and receive:

Early Entry (5 pm)
Rub Shoulders with Jonathan Drew of Drew Estate Cigars
1 Shot of Pappy Van Winkle’s 23 year old
1 Shot of Four Roses “Vintage Release” (1 of only 20 bottles in the United States)
1 “Event Only” Select Drew Estate Cigar Handed Out Personally by Jonathan Drew.

Admission: $75 non-member / $150 members / VIP Upgrade $50
Event Time: 5:00 p.m. – VIP Party / 6:00 p.m. to close

Click here to purchase tickets.

Prime Cigar & Wine Bar
2240 NW 19th St. #916
Boca Raton, FL 33431

Caribbean Jazz Mother’s Day Extravaganza at Lauderhill Performing Arts Center – May 7th

Treat mom to a special Caribbean Jazz flavored experience featuring Soul/Pop & Reggae superstar Jack Radics and Blak Diamond and Sons of Mystro. Hosted by award winning Jamaican actor and popular personality David Heron.

Partial proceeds to benefit Young People Matter and Open Hearts Emergency Shelter (501c3).

Tickets: $50-80
Event Time: 8:00 p.m.

Click here to purchase tickets.

Lauderhill Performing Arts Center
3800 NW 11th Pl.
Lauderhill, FL 33313

ArtsNaples World Festival: Stay in May – April 25th thru May 8th

Experience the best of the arts in Naples at the ArtsNaples World Festival: Stay in May, April 25th – May 8th, 2016! The festival will bring the world to you as it presents art, chamber music, cinema, culinary, dance, opera, fashion, theater, and orchestra throughout unique multiple venues with amazing talent from around the globe.

Click here for more information.

Naples, FL (various locations)

Key West Songwriters Festival – May 4th thru 8th

Celebrate the 21st annual Key West Songwriters Festival, the largest festival of its kind in the world, May 4-8, 2016! The Key West Songwriters Festival introduces crowds to the faces, voices, and stories behind the songs. Enjoy 5-days and nights of more than 20 shows staged at an array of the island’s most popular drinking holes and hot spots.

Most of the festival shows are free admission.

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Key West, FL (various locations)

Rik Rak Mother’s Day Pop-UP Event – May 6th thru 7th

Rik Rak Salon in Brickell invites you to a special Mother’s Day pop-up shopping event on Friday, May 6th and Saturday, May 7th, 2016. Featuring local designers Vivente and Artizan, sip on bubbles and enjoy light bites while shopping for a special cause! 10% of the proceeds will benefit the Chapman Partnership, a foundation dedicated to improving the lives of homeless mothers, children, and families.

Event Time: 11:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Free parking available.

Rik Rak Salon
1428 Brickell Ave.
Miami, FL 33131

2016 Fort Lauderdale Fringe Festival – May 5th thru 7th

Hosted by Broward College, South Florida’s first and only uncensored, unjuried, live theater event, Fort Lauderdale Fringe Festival returns on May 5th through 7th, 2016 for the second consecutive year. The festival will feature original, cutting-edge performances by worldly artists like Terri Giannoutsos, Armando Santana, Roth Barsanti, and Sandra Portal-Andreu. Plus live performances, a free and open to the public street fair featuring local vendors, food trucks, and family-friendly activities.

For the complete schedule of performances, visit

Thursday, May 5 – Preview 8 p.m. – 10 p.m.
Friday, May 6 – Performances Noon – 10 p.m.
Saturday, May 7 – Performances and Street Festival (Free and Open to Public)
11 a.m. – 10 p.m.

Preview Ticket – $5 per person
30-minute Shows – $7 per person
60-minute Shows – $12 per person
One-day Festival Pass – $25 per person
Two-day Festival Pass – $40 per person

Tickets are available for purchase online at

Broward College Willis Holcombe Downtown Center Buildings 32 and 33
111 E Las Olas Blvd.
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301