Thursday October 26
ViiV Healthcare presents an HIV event so inspiring that it is rarely seen in Miami. The event at the Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts from 6 to 8:30p.m. is entitled “Undetectable Plus = Setting New Treatment Goals”, and features informative sessions and workshops, interactive exhibits, and health and wellness booths. They invite everyone to join the conversation about setting and getting to your new goals to do more than be undetectable. RSVP at 1-844-682-7234.
The Hollywood Chamber of Commerce will welcome Andres Allen Hair Studio to the community with an official ribbon cutting ceremony from 5 to 6 p.m. The Studio will be serving food and drinks.
The Miami-Dade Gay & Lesbian Chamber of Commerce (MDGLCC) presents its popular EXPOsure Networking Luncheon from 11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. at the Pullman Hotel (5800 Blue Lagooni). This luncheon will feature speakers from local and national companies/organizations who deal in supplier diversity. Participating panelists include: Enterprise Holding, FPL, Royal Caribbean, CIA, NGLCC (National Gay & Lesbian Chamber of Commerce). Admission: $45 (members) and $55 (others). RSVP at Gaybizmiami.com, firstname.lastname@example.org or 305-673-4440.
Friday, October 27
Royal Caribbean Cruises Limited presents SAVE’s Halloween Ball: Inferno starting at 9p.m. at Magic City Casino. The night will star DJs Ralphi Rosario (of the grammy nominated duo Rosabel), Alex Ramos, Yazz Burrell and Bill James, hosted by Tiffany Fanasia, performances by Athena Dion, Missy Meyakie Lepaige, Noel Leon, TLO Ivy and a costume contest with $1,000 in cash and prizes. For advance tickets, go to SaveHalloween.org.
DCOTA is inviting design professionals and design enthusiasts to Fall Sample Sale at the Design Center of the Americas in Dania Beach. A selection of luxury Showrooms will be offering limited time discounts on high-end furniture, fabrics and beyond from 9a.m. to 5p.m. For more information on DCOTA’s Fall Sample or to register, please visit:
The Fort Lauderdale International Film Festival starts today and goes through November 19 featuring over 160 films from 48 countries, special guests, parties and special events. For more information visit Fliff.com.
Southern Nights Ft Lauderdale presents Beary Scary Bash- BrutBears party starring DJ Guy Degiancinto with a 1 a.m. costume contest.
Saturday, October 28
The Pride Center at Equality Park presents their 7th annual “Community Day” from 11:30a.m. – 2p.m. hey invite the entire community to join them for fabulous fun everyone, Admission is free and there is lots to do including a costume contests with prizes for kids and pets. For more information, go to: PrideCenterFlorida.org.
Today is the Sidewalk Sale for Shop & Play Wilton. For more information go to ShopPlayWilton.com.
Georgie’s Alibi/Monkey Bar presents their first of three costume contests this Halloween weekend. The contest will start at 10p.m. and feature $300 for 1st place, $200 for 2nd place and $100 for 3rd place. The night will also feature DJ Carlos G in the dance area and Jennifer McClain Halloween show in the Monkey Bar from 8-11 p.m.
The W Fort Lauderdale presents “Night of 1,000 Madonaa’s: the Ultimate Icon Tribute” from 9p.m.to 12a.m. The party will star Madonna remixer Tracy Young, with a performance by Venus Dlite and hosted by Blond Ambition dancer Kevin Stea. They invite everyone to dress up in their favorite Madonna look and cause a commotion and win prizes for best decade look ad best tour look. RSVP at Madonna.EventBrite.com.
Southern Nights Ft Lauderdale presents “A Grave Affair: where you will be dying to get in” with a 12am show with Fantasia Royale Gaga, Noel Leon, Erika Norell and Marci Mogul. The night also features DJ Walter Winston.
The Manor Complex presents a Horror-Ween extravaganza with superstar DJ Joe Gauthreaux in the ballroom with a $1,000 in cash and prizes costume contest. In the Ivy Dance Room and patio, Noche Latina Saturdays presents, The Scary Clowns starring Sasha Lords and Taina Norell, along with resident DJ Larry Larr and hot Latin Go-Go Papi’s. Saturdays at the Manor are from 11 p.m. to 4 a.m. and feature NO COVER before midnight and only $7 with Manor card after midnight and $10 without (18-20 is $12 all night).
Sunday, October 29
Georgie’s Alibi/Monkey Bar presents their second of three costume contests this Halloween weekend. The contest will start at 10p.m. and feature $300 for 1st place, $200 for 2nd place and $100 for 3rd place. The night will also feature Daisy D’s P-Town T dance at 6 p.m., and Divalicious Masquerade Show at 11 p.m.
Monday, October 30
The Pub presents a new Monday promotion entitled “Manic Mondays’ with Nioclette starting at 9:30 p.m. There will also be a special guest every week, so check it out!
After his 2 sold out shows at The Broward Center last year, South Florida native Peter Bisuito is performing his unique brand of comedy again in Fort Lauderdale at the Sunshine Cathedral at 8p.m. Tickets at: MyBigFunnyPeter.com/Halloween (a percentage of tickets sales will be donated to the Sunshine Cathedral).
Tuesday. October 31
The Pride Center at Equality Park presents their annual “Wicked Manors” from 7-11p.m. up and down the drive with this year’s theme being “HeroIcons.” Their presenting sponsors are Hunters Nightclub, and AIDS Healthcare Foundation. They will feature 4 costume contests hosted by Misty Eyez, Miss Bryan and Kimmy B, with $1,000 in cash and prizes, music, a flash mob and much more.
The Ramrod presents a Halloween night costume contest at 12:30 a.m. with 2 winning categories: Best Costume and Butchest.
The Pub presents “Boo’s & Booze,” a Halloween Party and costume contest at 11:30 p.m. hosted by Electra with hundreds of dollars in cash and prizes.
Georgie’s Alibi/Monkey Bar presents their third of three costume contests this Halloween weekend. The contest will start at 10p.m. and feature $500 for 1st place, $300 for 2nd place and $200 for 3rd place. Today they will feature an indoor/outdoor event with DJ AJ Reddy outside along with performances by Kitty Meow and friends starting at 9 p.m. and DJ Mike James inside.
Southern Nights Ft Lauderdale presents Nicole Halliwell, Jackie Jae and Nicky Monet live on stage as they present “Hocus Pocus” at 10 p.m. There is no cover and this event is open to 18 and over. Immediately following the show they present a $1,000 in cash and prizes costume contest.
A one-stop destination for the ultimate in trick-or-treating happens at Gulfstream Park on from 5 to 8 p.m. Get the kids in their costumes and enjoy trick-or-treating throughout the village at participating stops. Entertainment includes a DJ, face painter, photo booth, magic show and more. If the kids don’t have too much of a sugar rush, pop-in to any one of Gulfstream’s many dining options after you make your rounds.
This is HOT
Atlantic Records has announced the label debut album from multiple Grammy Award-winning singer/ songwriter Kelly Clarkson. “Meaning Of Life” arrives everywhere on Friday, October 27th.
“Meaning Of Life” is the album Kelly Clarkson was destined to make with Atlantic Records, a collection of smart and sensual soul-inspired pop that immediately belongs among the legendary label’s classic canon. For her eighth studio album – and follow-up to 2015’s chart-topping “Piece By Piece” – Clarkson united a stellar team of top songwriters and producers to collaborate on her Atlantic debut, among them past collaborators Jason Halbert, Jesse Shatkin and Grammy Award-winning “Producer of the Year” Greg Kurstin as well as first time collaborators Mick Schultz, The Monarch and Nick Ruth among others.
For more information or to purchase “Meaning Of Life,” go to KellyClarkson.com.