AARLCC-CON: Sci-Fi and Comic Convention

t’s a comic con like no other! The upcoming AARLCC-CON Sci-Fi and Comic Convention is a free day of authors, speakers, illustrators, presenters and artists who will share ideas and present their latest work. Featured guests include Rodney Barnes, award-winning writer/producer of American Gods, The Boondocks, Everybody Hates Chris, Marvel’s Runaways; “Hip Hop Horror, Sci-Fi and Fantasy” pioneer, writer/producer Jeff Carroll; and Keith C. Wade, writer/actor/director, Jedi Master and the host of Sci-Fi Saturday’s with Keith C. Wade podcast, among others. Meet your favorites, dress in cosplay, the practice of dressing up as a character from a movie, book, or video game, especially one from the Japanese genres of manga and anime. Enjoy discussions, autograph signings, workshops, free food, STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) demos and vendors. For more information, go to http://www.broward.org/Library/Events/Pages/AARLCC-CON.aspx

Deerfield Beach 3rd Annual Ocean Brews & Blues

The Deerfield Beach 3rd Annual Ocean Brews & Blues festival takes place Saturday, May 18th from 3 PM – 8 PM at the Main Beach Parking Lot (149 SE 21st Ave). Come spend a day at the beach for an exciting craft brew festival and a variety of blues music entertainers. To purchase tickets, click here . Should you have any questions regarding the event please visit www.dfb.city/oceanbrew or call the Community Events and Outreach Division at 954-480-4429.

Make a Splash at a Broward County Park

Summer heat and humidity arrive early in South Florida, but there’s no reason to suffer. Cool off by visiting a Broward County water park – they’re open every Friday, Saturday, and Sunday in May, plus Memorial Day, from 10 a.m. to 5:20 p.m. And you can beat the heat in style by renting a 20-foot- diameter Funbrella, complete with picnic tables. Each water park also has a concession stand with food and drink to help you chill.

Sushi & Stroll Summer Walks

Don’t miss Sushi & Stroll at Morikami! From 5:30pm – 8:30pm, guests enjoy sunset strolls through the beautiful Japanese gardens, energetic taiko drum performances, and delicious Asian Fusion cuisine. Both a great date night or a fun way to relax with friends and family, Sushi & Stroll has something for everyone. For more information, go to https://morikami.org/event/sushi-stroll/

Gold Coast Jazz

The Broward Center, Gold Coast Jazz presents the South Florida debut of the Tamir Hendelman Trio. An Israeli-born award-winning jazz pianist Hendelman began keyboard studies at age 6, moved to the U.S. in 1984 and won Yamaha’s national keyboard competition two years later. Aside from being the pianist for the Jeff Hamilton Trio, Hendelman has performed with an “A” list of outstanding vocalists including Barbra Streisand, Natalie Cole, James Moody, Tierney Sutton, Gladys Knight, John Pizzarelli and Quincy Jones. He was featured on Natalie Cole’s “Still Unforgettable” and on Jackie Ryan’s “You and the Night and the Music.” Tamir leads his own trio which includes Alex Frank (Bass) and Dean Koba (Drums). Tamir’s trio will perform selections from his recent CD’s Playgrounds and Destinations, with music by Jerome Kern, Harold Arlen and Herbie Hancock and more. Learn more about Tamir at www.tamirhendelman.com

Redland International Orchid Festival

Over 60 vendors from around the world make the Redland Festival one-of-a-kind. Shop for those rare orchids you had only dreamed of finding. The Redland Orchid Festival is an AOS judged event. Entries will be received at the Show Tent in the park on Thursday, May 16th between Noon and 3:00 p.m. Judging begins at 3:00 p.m. Our renowned lecture series taps into the vast knowledge of visiting orchid growers from around the world to present topics of interest to all orchid collectors. All lectures are free. For more information visit www.redlandorchidfest.org

Discovering Design Free Family Day: Zany Zines

Make your own mini magazine! Play with color and collage at our next family-friendly workshop, combining pattern, shape, and line in personalized zines that talk about your little ones’ favorite thing—be it a snack, pet, BFF, sport, or school subject. Saturday, May 4, 12–3pm. FREE; RSVP here. The Wolfsonian–FIU, 1001 Washington Ave, Miami Beach, FL. wolfsonian.org.

Sun Fest 2019

4 days + 3 stages = music & memories

SunFest is just around the corner. Only a few days away and right in your backyard! Headliners include Keith Urban, OneRepublic, G-Eazy, Diplo, Tears for Fears, Earth, Wind & Fire, Bebe Rexha, Rebelution, Papa Roach, Don Omar, Ludacris, Lil Dicky, Stick Figure, Iration, Flogging Molly, Garbage, Big Gigantic, The B-52s and more.

Grab your ticket before prices increase. May 2-5 West Palm Beach Waterfront.

Click here to sunfest.com

South Florida Sports Card Show

The South Florida Sports Card Show has a new home for 2019! We have moved into a larger room conveniently located at the Sawgrass Inn & Conference Center in Plantation, FL, just west of Ft. Lauderdale.

The show features 40+ sold out tables of sports cards and memorabilia with a wide variety of dealers offering everything from vintage cards to modern cards to supplies. There’s hidden treasure to be found by fans of any sport, era, team, or player! Admission is free and all ages are welcome! Make sure you Like our page on Facebook to turn on notifications to stay up to date and all the latest news about our show. You can also join the South Florida Sports Cards & Memorabilia Group on Facebook to connect with other local collectors to Buy, Sell, and Trade among yourselves!

Hours:

Friday: 4pm-9pm
Saturday: 9am-3pm
Card Show Contact Info:

Adam Shapiro
abscards1@aol.com
1-954-608-1875

The card show takes place at:

Sawgrass Inn & Conference Center
1711 N University Dr
Plantation, FL 33322
The location is easily accessible and just minutes from the Turnpike, I95, I595, I75 and the Sawgrass Expressway on the corner of University Dr and Sunrise Blvd!

Upcoming Show for May 10th and 11th

For more information, go to southfloridasportscardshow.com

Brew at the Zoo

Miami New Times is proud to announce the 10th Annual Brew at the Zoo on May 11, 2019!

Guests will enjoy beer and spirits from around the world, eat great food, and enjoy live entertainment from Locos Por Juana at the wildest place in town, Zoo Miami. This year we’ll have a whole new elevated VIP experience including more food, more space, and experiential activations!

Participating beers include Yeasty Brews, Vacillate Wine and Beer Bar, The Shed Brew, Exit One Taproom, Unbranded Brewing Company, and many more!

For more information, go to newtimesbrewatthezoo.com

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Rain or Shine

Rolling Loud Weekend at LIV & STORY

Nothing but heavy hitters #RollingLoudV Weekend @LIVmiami with Flipp Dinero, Young Thug, Cardi B, Juice Wrld and Meek Mill!

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Act up if you want to. @StoryMiami has the hottest in the game for @rollingloud week with 21 Savage, Rick Ross, City Girls, Lil Wayne, and Lil Baby!

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Megacon 2019

AN EVENING WITH THE CAST OF BACK TO THE FUTURE!
Enjoy this once in a lifetime opportunity to see the Cast of Back to the Future Live on Stage. Tickets starting at just $20. Other unforgettable fan experience packages are also available.

BACK TO THE FUTURE PHOTO OPS!
Get your photo taken with the cast of Back to the Future. Our professional photographers will be on hand to capture that special moment for you and up to 3 friends.

MICHAEL J. FOX AUTOGRAPHS
Take advantage of this rare appearance by Michael J. Fox and buy your guaranteed autograph now!
Very limited quantities available.

For more information, go to https://www.megaconorlando.com/en/home.html

THE PRICE IS RIGHT LIVE

THURSDAY, APRIL 4th at 7pm

The Price Is Right Live™ is the hit interactive stage show that gives eligible individuals the chance to hear their names called and “Come On Down” to win. Prizes may include appliances, vacations and possibly a new car! Play classic games just like on television’s longest running and most popular game show…from Plinko™ to Cliffhangers™ to The Big Wheel™ and even the fabulous Showcase.

Playing to near sold-out audiences for more than 14 years, the Price Is Right Live™ has entertained millions of guests and given away more than 12 million dollars in cash and prizes.

If you’re a fan of The Price Is Right™ on TV, you’ll no doubt love this exciting, live (non-televised), on-stage version of the show!

April Dania Card Show

As 2018 comes to a close we are making some changes going into the new year. The first of which is a NEW location starting with our first show of 2019
which will be January 12,13. The new venue is much larger and will allow us to have more dealers thus enhancing your experience at the show. Show will be held in their ballroom. Also show is going to be renamed South Florida Sports Card Show so if you see that name in future emails you will know its our show. We are also revamping our website and will have a Facebook page for our customers and dealers to go on. The new website and Facebook pages should be up and going early 2019 and I will send out the info as soon as they are ready.

We want to take this opportunity to thank the great people over at the Germack Event Center. They were excellent hosts of our show and helped our events to go off without a hitch.

New Show Location is :

Sawgrass Inn and Conference center

1711 N University Dr

Plantation,Fl 33322

Hotel phone 954 556 8200

Its on the south west corner of sunrise and university right next to the Dennys.

Future show dates are as follows

Apr 12-13

Thanks for supporting the show as we are in our 10th year thanks to our loyal customers

Adam and Scott

Any questions please call Adam 954 608 1875
Adam
Dania’s Card Show
http://www.daniascardshow.com

SCI-FI VALLEY CON

Sci-Fi Valley Con is more than just a convention of 300 exhibitors and thousands of attendees, it’s a family. We put so much love, hard work, and attention into our show throughout the year to develop a heartfelt and memorable experience for everyone to adore. We invite you to join us on June 7-9 in Altoona, PA at the Blair County Convention Center. We pride ourselves on not being like the other corporate, cookie-cutter celebrity guest flea markets. Sci-Fi Valley Con is designed for everyone to have a more personal and intimate experience with all our celebrity guest actors, the exhibitors, and the staff. You will cherish the memories and relationships that will blossom here. Mark your calendars; it’s time to finally come home. We are the convention with culture.

For more information, go to scifivalleycon.com