Weekly Gems Guide: 10 Events in South Florida This Week
There’s always something to do in South Florida! Check out my curated event list for the curious explorer in Miami this week!
**This weekly guide features—Gems for Gems—people who love to expose themselves to new experiences.
1. SUPPORT LOCAL THURSDAYS AT CIC MIAMI
Thursday, April 12, 2018, 9:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m.
CIC Miami joins the #SupportLocal movement to not only highlight the amazing companies growing within their space, but to open their doors and resources for the hustlers in Miami that are making an impact! They are offering the public FREE working space on Thursdays until the end of the month. Everyone is welcome. Learn more here.
2. A CONVERSATION WITH LUTHER CAMPBELL
Thursday, April 5, 2018, 6:30 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.
Each month the “A Conversation with...” series brings notable and dynamic individuals to share their thoughts. April is no exception! Come out to the Little Haiti’s Cultural Center to hear Miami’s own Luther Campbell aka “Uncle Luke”. Learn more here.
3. HAMPTON HOUSE BLUES
Friday, April 13, 2018, 7:30 p.m. – 11:00 p.m.
Hampton House Blues is the Historic Hampton House's new monthly Blues and R&B night happening the 2nd Friday of every month. This month they are featuring Sheba the Mississippi Queen with Roach Thompson! Learn more here.
4. BLESS UP FRIDAYS
Friday, April 13, 2018, 8:00 p.m. – 3:00 a.m.
Bless Up Friday’s is Miami’s ultimate weekly good vibes party featuring beautiful people, great music, and delectable Cuisine. Admission free W/ RSVP. Learn more here.
5. FREE YOGA
Saturday, April 14, 2018, 10:30 p.m. – 12:00 p.m.
The Wynwood Yoga Studio is offering FREE YOGA this Saturday April 14th at 10:30am guided by Megan Elizabeth The class will be Hot Power Yoga. All levels welcomed. Make sure to register in advanced through the website as space is limited. Learn more here.
6. CARIBBEAN MARKET DAY
Saturday, April 14, 2018, 10:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Caribbean Market Day is a public open-air market day every Saturday from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. in Little Haiti. Vendors showcase original Afro-Caribbean fashion and accessories, home ware, natural beauty products, books, music, arts, cuisine and more. Every weekend features a new theme. Learn more here.
7. FORT LAUDERDALE BLOGGERS: HOW TO WORK WITH BRANDS
Saturday, April 14, 2018, 12:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.
If you want to work with brands, don't miss the April meetup! Fort Lauderdale Bloggers is having a panel discussion on influencer marketing with representatives from both sides of the table. Luis Toro of Perry Ellis International, Maile Gamez of The Workshop PR firm and fashion/lifestyle blogger Mei Jorge will discuss what works and what doesn’t when working with brands. Learn more here.
8. THE BRUNCH CLUB
Sunday, April 15, 2018, 11:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
The Brunch Club invites you to join the club at their monthly brunch party. Enjoy gourmet Caribbean cuisine alongside a secret Rum Punch recipe and Mimosas. Free entry - RSVP Recommended (Not Required) - Walk-ins welcome. Learn more here.
9. THE MIAMI FLEA: SPRING LOVE
Sunday, April 15, 2018, 3:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
The Miami Flea is back at Canvas Miami for another community picnic at our Grub Garden with craft cocktails, live jams on our stage, and shops by local artisans. Vibe to new music, take home a new treasure, make a new friend. Learn more here.
10. CURATOR CULTURE: QUESTLOVE & PEDRO REYES
Sunday, April 15, 2018, 4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Curator Culture is a new conversation series with a panel discussion on creativity and music, featuring Questlove and Pedro Reyes. The series aims to bring together unexpected pairings of artists, engineers, musicians, writers, chefs, gamers, political activists, art curators, athletes and others who influence the way we look at and experience the world. Open to the public! Learn more here.