What’s HOT! South Florida

Finally, everything you need to know in South Florida to plan your week is wrapped up in a nice neat package. Art, entertainment and cultural events are all covered starting with a wrap up of the previous week and a summary of the hottest events around town. Watch for the very popular “This Is Hot” section.

What's Hot South Florida

What’s HOT South Florida: 6/25 – 07/01

A week ago Tuesday, the GFLGLCC Young Professionals Group presented a Networking Mixer at Dos Caminos Restaurant in the B Ocean Hotel.  This was a kick off to their new weekly LGBT Night at Dos Caminos (every Tuesday).  On Thursday, the Pride Center presented their monthly Founders Circle Mixer. This month it was held at […]

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What’s Hot South Florida: 6/18 – 6/24

A week ago Monday was the first annual Miss, Mr. and Plus Island City pageant produced by Corrie Boyd and Alyson Thomas. Congrats to the winners: Naomi Wynters (Miss), Tayanna Love (Plus) and Antonio Edwards (Mr.). Naomi qualifies to enter Miss Florida F.I. 2015/16 in August and Tayanna is the first contestant to qualify for the […]

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What’s Hot South Florida: 6/11 – 6/17

Another gay Disney weekend is over and once again I am exhausted from the fabulous parties put on by Gay Days and One magical Weekend. From the pool parties, the Expo’s, Typhoon Lagoon, The Red Party, Miss Gaydays, E-Tea, Cadebra After-Hours, it was all a big success and loads of fun. Look at these few […]

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What’s Hot in South Florida: 6/4 – 6/10

A week ago Wednesday, Creative Male (at their new location: 3227 NE 2nd Ave) invited everyone join them for their “Spring into Summer Party” from 6-10p where they featured cocktails, hors d’oeuvres and sexy boys in the latest underwear and swimwear. Congrats to Bruce and Ben on their new location. Also Wednesday night, The Stable […]

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What’s HOT South Florida: 5/28 – 6/3

A week ago Monday, the Wilton Manors Stonewall Street Festival presented a benefit at Boardwalk entitled “Casino Night,” which featured blackjack tables, Texas Hold ‘Em, roulette, and craps tables, as well as Las Vegas shows all night long. On Tuesday, the Miami-Dade Gay & Lesbian Chamber of Commerce (MDGLCC) presented its Spotlight Mega-Mixer Networker from 6-9 […]

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What’s Hot South Florida: 5/21 – 5/27

A week ago Tuesday, was the monthly Fort Lauderdale Mack Mixer, taking place this month at Taps Fort Lauderdale. Once again, it was a huge success. Thursday was the monthly GLBX After Hours Mixer at new Boca Smiles in Wilton Manors. I would like to congratulate Dr. Costabile of Boca Smiles on his second location. […]

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What’s Hot South Florida: 5/14 – 5/20

A week ago Monday, Oscar A presented the return of Miss Fort Lauderdale F.I. after being gone for over a decade. It was a fabulous pageant at the Ramada on State Road 84, and in the end the new Miss Fort Lauderdale F.I. is Velvet Lenore and the 1st Alternate was Sapphire Bleu. Congrats to […]

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What’s Hot South Florida: 5/7 – 5/13

Last Thursday, The GLBX (Gay and Lesbian Business Exchange of Greater Fort Lauderdale) presented a Business Lunch at the Sonesta Fort Lauderdale, which once again brought together a nice crowd and was very informative. Also on Thursday, Dining Out For Life Fort Lauderdale (Yum, Yum) took place at many restaurants and was a benefit for Broward House. […]

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What’s Hot South Florida: 4/30 – 5/6

A week ago Wednesday, I went to the AIDS Walk Miami media kickoff event at the LGBT Welcome Center in Miami where there were some powerful speeches that built excitement for the AIDS Walk. Right afterwards, Miami Beach Gay Pride presented their Sponsor and Volunteer Party at the Clevelander Hotel with an open bar, hors […]

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What’s Hot South Florida 4/23 – 4/29

A week ago Tuesday, Slow Burn Theatre presented songs from Rent at Stonewall Gallery. Attendees of this event had the opportunity to purchase discounted tickets for the performances of Rent which go through April 26 and Little Shop of Horrors (6/5-6/28) at the Slow Burn Theatre West Boca Performing Arts location. Afterwards I went to […]

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What’s Hot South Florida: 4/16 – 4/22

The 7th annual Miami Beach Gay Pride was once again hugely successful. It was so busy, that I am exhausted and I will let the pics do the talking….If you weren’t there, plan to be there next year! Friday, April 17 Care Resource is hosting a community fundraiser to benefit AIDS Walk Miami from 6-9pm […]

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What’s Hot South Florida: 4/9 – 4/15

A week ago Monday, Pride Fort Lauderdale presented the first Pride Honors held at The Pride Center at Equality Park, and the honoree was Commissioner Dean Trantalis. Later that night was the annual Miss Boardwalk F.I. Pageant, an official preliminary to Miss Florida F.I., and congrats to Jennifer Grant for winning the Crown. On Tuesday, […]

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What’s Hot South Florida: 4/2 – 4/8

This past weekend was filled with big events. Saturday was the return of Tampa Pride after 13 years and it was a huge success with 30,000 in attendance from what I heard from police estimates, and I believe it, because the streets were PACKED! On Saturday night, Ybor City was also packed, where I saw lines to […]

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What’s Hot South Florida: 3/26 – 4/2

Last Wednesday started with the quarterly GFLGLCC Luncheon at J. Marks and ended with the 5th annual Woof Cuff and Uwe Schroeder benefit for Grateful Paws Dog and Cat Rescue at Georgie’s Alibi/Monkey Bar, which raised over $14,000. As a friend and a community member, I am so proud of Uwe. Starting Thursday, and going […]

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What’s Hot South Florida: 3/19 – 3/25

A week ago Monday was the 22nd annual Shelly Novak Awards at Score. The awards honors the best in the gay nightlife community. Congrats to Shelly and all the winners. On Tuesday, Mack Planet celebrated their 10 year anniversary at their Mack Power Mixer at Dapur Asian Tapas. Wednesday night was the 2 year anniversary […]