South Beach Jazz Festival – December 7th thru 11th

Enjoy smooth melodies and syncopated rhythms from open-air performances by local ensembles during the 1st annual South Beach Jazz Festival in Miami Beach, December 7-11, 2016. Listen and groove to a medley of classic, Latin, and New Orleans-style acts throughout South Beach hotels, theaters, and restaurant seats.

A jazz festival unlike any other, the South Beach Jazz Festival will raise public awareness of persons who have disabilities. Each musical performance will feature talented musicians with disabilities.

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Miami Beach, FL


Cirque du Soleil: KURIOS – Cabinet of Curiosities™ – December 10th thru January 29th

Cirque du Soleil returns with its acclaimed touring show, KURIOS – Cabinet of Curiosities™, December 10, 2016 through January 29, 2017, under the iconic blue-and-yellow Big Top, next to the Hard Rock Stadium. Written and directed by Michel Laprise, KURIOS – Cabinet of Curiosities is a tale in which time comes to a complete stop, as you are transported inside a fantasy world where everything is possible.

To purchase tickets, visit or call 1-877-9 CIRQUE (1-877-924-7783). Tickets range from $39-$160.

Hard Rock Stadium (next to the stadium)
347 Don Shula Dr.
Miami Gardens, FL 33056


Rolls-Royce Art Programme: Roots by José Parlá at YoungArts – November 29th thru December 15th

José Parlá’s site-specific installation “Roots,” curated by Laurie Ann Farrell of the Savannah College of Art and Design was commissioned by Rolls-Royce Motor Cars North America as part of the Rolls-Royce Art Programme. The installation of new paintings and sculpture explores the intersections between Parlá’s Cuban and American heritages.

Admission: Free
November 29th, 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
November 30th, 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
December 1st, 12:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
December 2nd – 15th, 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.

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National YoungArts Foundation
2100 Biscayne Blvd.
Miami, FL 33131