Nearly 400 leaders of South Florida’s philanthropic, business and civic communities gathered on Saturday, April 5, for the 8th annual Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts of Miami-Dade County Gala. Two-time Academy Award-winner Kevin Spacey performed in the John S. and James L. Knight Concert Hall, and was accompanied by the University of Miami Frost School of Music’s Henry Mancini Institute Orchestra directed and conducted by multi-Grammy Award winner Gregg Field with multi-Grammy Award nominee Shelly Berg on piano. Renowned jazz pianist Monty Alexander also joined Spacey on stage as a surprise for attendees.
Pictured: Honorary Chair Adrienne Arsht with Kevin Spacey
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VIDEO: Tell Us Your Favorite Neiman Marcus Story
Neiman Marcus Coral Gables hosted some of Miami’s well-healed and philanthropic women for an exclusive brunch and fashion show to celebrate 30 years of the store’s InCircle program.
At the luncheon, we asked the ladies about their favorite Neiman Marcus memory. We also got commentary for stylist and SocialMiami contributor, Elysze Held.
Haitian Heritage Museum's 10th Annual Gala
The Haitian Heritage Museum (HHM) celebrated a Decade of Cultural EnlighTENment in the beautful Miami Design District. The Fete included awards given to community leaders, special presentations, a riveting performance by Delou Africa and was an overall successful evening.
Founders Eveline Pierre and Serge Rodriquez both gave compelling speeches on the journey and significance of this 10 year celebration. They emphasized on the importance of community support for establishing the blocks for the next phase of the museum's legacy. "Totally Envisioning Next", said Eveline Pierre, as she urged the guest to reflect on the tremendous contributions of the Haitian Heritage Museum to the global community since it's inception in 2004.
2013/2014 Gala Guide
SocialMiami is proud to present its seventh annual Gala Guide. This organic piece begins with promotion of each of the following galas, and once the event occurs, the pre-event promotion is replaced with post-event coverage. As always, the compilation of these signature events is an exciting undertaking, and SocialMiami is there throughout the season promoting, documenting and supporting.
Pictured: Daisy Fuentes with St. Jude patient Victor at FedEx/St. Jude Angels & Stars Gala.
Summer Camp Guide
School will soon be out! If you haven’t finalized summer plans for the kids, SocialMiami’s Camp Guide offers some exciting camps to engage your youngsters right here in South Florida.
2013/14 Social Season Preview
SocialMiami's Social Season Preview will give you a quick overview of what to expect during the 2013-2014 season. Non-profits can also use the Preview as a tool to help plan their important events during the year.
Pictured: Jeff Berkowitz and Dave Barry at Miami Children's Museum's 2013 Be A Kid Again Gala
Design District Social
The Miami Design District is fashionable neighborhood that has top fashion and interior design brands, along with chic restaurants and art galleries. Keep in touch with the people and events in this growing Miami neighborhood with its special series, Design District Social.
Pictured: Norsham Blasko, Tomas Lowery, Alicia Ficarra