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: 3/5 – 3/11

On Thursday night, our publisher, Peter Clark, and a friend who will remain nameless to protect the guilty (LOL) headed over to Swinging Richards. Peter told me that the GM, Matt, was very hospitable and he got a tour of the entire property including the VIP rooms, which he said are decorated beautifully. I’m not […]

What's Hot South Florida

What’s Hot South Florida: 2/26 – 3/4

Alyson Thomas produced the 16th annual Carolinas Continental pageant a week ago Monday at the beautiful Jazz Club inside of the Deauville Beach Resort. This was 4 pageants in one as Alyson crowned a Miss, a Plus a Mister and an Elite. IN actuality the pageants were so close that she will be sending multiple […]

What's Hot South Florida

What’s Hot South Florida: 2/19 – 2/25

A week ago Tuesday was the monthly Mack Mixer at Grille 401 on Las Olas, and once again the crowd showed us all why this is the original and one of the most successful networking events. On Thursday, Equality Florida presented their annual Palm Beach Gala at The Studio and honored Ruthie Berman & Connie Kurtz with […]

What's Hot South Florida

What’s Hot South Florida: 2/12 – 2/18

Last Wednesday, the Stonewall National Museum – Wilton Manors Gallery presented Stroke: From Under the Mattress to the Museum Wall. Hunter O’Hanian, Museum Director, Leslie-Lohman Museum of Gay and Lesbian Art and Robert W. Richards, curator of the Stroke exhibition presented a talk about the exhibit Stroke and the history and collections of the Leslie-Lohman […]

What's Hot South Florida

What’s Hot South Florida: 2/5 – 2/11

On Thursday night, World Outgames Miami held a benefit at the Platinum and Olympic medalist Daniel Lleyva showed up to support (and he didn’t even tell me in advance he was going to be there…LOL). Also that night was the annual Taste of the Garden at Miami Beach Botanical Gardens. In Fort Lauderdale on Thursday […]

What's Hot South Florida

What’s Hot South Florida: 1/29 – 2/4

A week ago Wednesday was the annual Miss and Mr. Noche Latina pageant this year taking place at Bailo Nightclub. The presentation and theme of the pageant this year was Gold, and the contestants (7 girls and 5 boys) were not playing. Mr. Noche Latina 2014, Rolly Villaverde did one of the best openings I […]

What's Hot South Florida

What’s Hot South Florida: 1/22 – 1/28

A week ago Tuesday, Mack Planet had their monthly Fort Lauderdale mixer at Chima’s Brazilian Steakhouse and once again the Mack Mixer was packed with all the right people. On Thursday, Miami Beach Pride presented their Angels Soiree at Hotel Victor where Grand Marshall for this year’s Pride, Mario Lopez, was announced. Angels Soiree was hosted […]


What’s Hot South Florida: 01/15 – 01/21

This past week was all about gay weddings becoming legal in the state of Florida (the 36th state to do so)! Some highlights of the ceremonies were: Aaron Woodard and Broward County Sheriff David Currie at Broward County Courthouse; Monroe County plaintiff couple Aaron Huntsman and Lee Jones in Key West and Suze Orman and wife Kathy […]


What’s Hot South Florida: 01/08 – 01/14

New Year’s Eve was once again big all over the state of Florida. This year after spending 17 New Year’s Eve’s in South Florida I decided it was time for me to see Central Florida for New Year’s Eve and off to Orlando I went. I stayed at the Gardens (the beautiful time shares) at […]

What's Hot South Florida

What’s Hot South Florida 12/31 – 01/06/2014

Last Wednesday morning I drove by the Pride Factory to see their new sign, which features their new logo, which is so cutting-edge and HOT. While there, I went inside to do some shopping and I was reminded of all the fabulous items they carry. Later that night, the Boardwalk presented their annual Employee Christmas […]

What's Hot South Florida

What’s Happening South Florida: 12/25 – 12/31

A week ago Tuesday, The Gay and Lesbian Business Exchange (GLBX) presented their Seasonal Celebration at the Las Olas Fine Arts which once again was a fun event to Network and socialize. On Wednesday, Save Dade featured their Holiday party at the Bacardi building and that night they received a Miami-Dade County Proclamation naming that […]

What's Hot South Florida

What’s Hot South Florida: 12/18 – 12/24

A Week ago Tuesday was the 7th annual Hotspots Holiday Celebration, a benefit for the Pride Center at Equality Park, took place today at beautiful W Fort Lauderdale and was the event of the season. According to Robert Boo of the Pride Center there were 487 attendees, making it the largest Holiday celebration yet. A […]

What's Hot South Florida

What’s Hot South Florida: 12/11 – 12/17

A week ago Monday Twist presented Swan Song, the last party for White Party 2014 and it starred DJ Deanne and all the boys who did not have enough partying over the weekend. On Tuesday, was the bi-monthly Mack Lunch, this time being held at Thasos, which was sold out and the food was amazing. […]

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What’s Hot South Florida: 12/4 – 12/10

This weekend was filled with way to many events to talk about in one page, so I will let the pics do the talking. Thursday, December 4 The Miami-Dade Gay & Lesbian Chamber of Commerce presents an information sharing and networking at the LGBT Visitor Center, 1130 Washington Avenue, Miami Beach 10–11:00am.   Whether you are […]

What's Hot South Florida

What’s Hot South Florida: 11/26 – 12/3

Not that I am complaining, but a lot of the locations this weekend focused on  “skin.” Friday started with a trip to Swinging Richards where I saw lots of sexy men in all of their glory. Afterwards, I went by Rumors for the weekly Daisy Deadpetals Show with cast member Erika Norell and special guests. As usual, […]