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                              STEPPING OUT FLORIDA

 

 

April 1 and 2-The Edwards Twins-An Evening with Cher, Billy Joel, Celine Dion, and Barbra Streisand-Direct from Las Vegas, The Edwards Twins, The Brother Who Look and Sound Like The Stars, is the Number 1 Identical twin and impersonation show in the world. The most unique show you will ever see. People Magazine Raved, “Flawless vocals & visuals, the Edwards Twins in many ways are better than watching the real thing.” -Extraordinary Talent!-The NBC Today Show- No lip-syncing to the original Stars. To hear and see them go to theedwardstwins.com Anthony & Eddie Edwards are considered by most of the major newspapers, magazine and TV shows in the country as the most talented twins in the world today. Weather it’s playing piano, dancing, acting, singing or doing over 100 impressions of the top super stars in the world, The Edwards Twins will WOW all age groups from 5 years old to 100. At the Boca Black Box-8221 Glades Road #10-Boca Raton,FL 33434-Tickets are $35 and $45-Phone:561-483-9036 or www.BocaBlackBox.com

 

April 1-Fort Lauderdale Pizza Festival-Over 15,000 pizza lovers will descend onto the cheesy wonderland that will unfold from 1p.m. to 6p.m. at the War Memorial Auditorium in Holiday Park, located right in the heart of downtown Fort Lauderdale. The Festival will feature local pizza joints, national pizza brands we know and love, refreshing adult beverages, local art and entertainment, live cooking demos, a family-friendly kid zone and even a pizza eating competition. Some of the participants include Mellow Mushroom, PizzaCraft, Funky Buddha Brewery, iHeart Media and The Wander Shop, just to name a few. A special VIP kickoff will be held an hour prior with a proclamation declaring it Fort Lauderdale Pizza Day by the City of Fort Lauderdale. Tickets cost $30 for general admission and $75 for the premium VIP experience. A portion of the proceeds will be donated to charity partner Feed South Florida, providing 6 meals to men, women and children in need of food assistance, per ticket sold.  The Fort Lauderdale Pizza Festival is produced by millennial entrepreneur, Lais Pontes, best known for launching The Pontes Group, a bicoastal branding, public relations and marketing agency that landed the founder on the Forbes 30 under 30 list.For info and tickets, click here

 

April 1-An Afternoon of Food, Fun & Bowling-Veterans Helping Veterans Bowling Tournament-Tournament Schedule: 11:30am check in; 12:30pm Bowling Tournament; 3:30pm Silent Auction Closes; 4pm Awards Ceremony; Held at 12:30pm at Sawgrass Lanes-8501 N. University Drive-Tamarac-For sponsorship or info: Mike Varga   954-520-8416

 

 


April 7-The 22nd Annual Bank of America Wine, Spirits and Culinary Celebration at the Museum-6:30 PM – 9:30 PM- The Grand Tasting will take place from 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. and highlight over 40 South Florida premier restaurants, an array of wine and spirits, assortment of craft beers and a silent auction. Event highlights include tastings from South Florida’s leading restaurants and a vast array of wines and spirits from around the world, courtesy of beverage sponsor Southern Wine and Spirits. There will also be an assortment of craft beers to taste, amazing prizes in the silent auction and a complimentary Riedel wine glass for every guest. This will be followed by the ultra-chic After-Party Lounge where all guests can continue to enjoy additional culinary delights from the After-Party restaurant partners and dance under the stars. The After-Party will take place from 8 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. in the MODS atrium. Held at The Museum of Discovery and Science-401 SW 2nd Street- Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33312-Phone: 954-713-0918; For more info. and tickets, CLICK HERE

 

April 7, 8, 9- Delray Affair-The Delray Affair features over 500 exhibitors including artists, crafters, and food vendors from Delray Beach and all over the country. The event spans across 10 city blocks in downtown Delray Beach on Atlantic Ave. The Delray Affair is the largest arts & craft festival in the Southeast United States. The event takes place along the palm tree lined downtown streets of Delray Beach and stretches 12 city blocks from the Intracoastal to NW 2nd Avenue. The Delray Affair has received numerous awards for its ‘eclectic’ mixture of fine art, great crafts and funky products from around the world. Last year, artists and crafters from 30 states and twelve countries exhibited at the Delray Affair.Admission is FREE. For more information and tickets, CLICK HERE

 

 

April 8-The Atlantic City Boys-Don’t miss these four dynamic lead singers who have wowed audiences at Las Vegas, Walt Disney World, and of course, Atlantic City! “Oh What a Night”, “Sherry Baby”, “Walk Like a Man”, “Big Girl’s Don’t Cry”, are just four electrifying Broadway smash hits that bring this non-stop energy, incredibly talented group performs. Lending their world class vocals to the rock-n-roll harmonies of the 60’s , the Atlantic City Boys will have you reliving the smooth street corner harmonies and non-stop hits of one of the world’s most memorable singing sensation groups of all time. These four talented, dynamic male lead vocalists, backed by an equally accomplished live band, will take you on an exhilarating musical trip down memory lane that you will never forget! At the Aventura Arts and Cultural Center-Tickets $40-$45 | www.aventuracenter.org or call the box office at 305-466- 8002

 

 

April 8 and 9-Boca Ballet Theater Announce Guest Artists for La Sylphide-One of the oldest ballets still commonly performed, La Sylphide ushered in the beautiful, romantic era of ballet and remains popular today. Directed and choreographed by Co-Artistic Director Dan Guin, La Sylphide is his interpretation of the Bournonville classic. “We are so pleased to announce that New York City Ballet Principal Dancers Megan Fairchild and Gonzalo Garcia will be returning to the Boca Ballet Theatre stage dancing the lead roles of The Sylph and James”, said Dan Guin. “Our audience will remember them from their recent performance in the Don Quixote grand pas de deux at the 25 th Anniversary Gala Performance”. With La Sylphide being a shorter story ballet, Boca Ballet Theatre will be adding the stand alone piece“Enchanted Garden” from Le Corsaire to the program. This lovely vignette was added to Le Corsaire to showcase the Corps de Ballet which is the heart and soul of classical ballets. Saturday at 8pm; Sunday at 2pm-The Countess de Hoernle Theatre, Spanish River High School, 5100 Jog Road, Boca Raton, FL 33496Ticket Price:  $35 for adults and $25 for children and seniors.  Tickets and Information:  561-995-0709 or  www.bocaballet.org

 

 

April 21-Las Olas Wine & Food Festival– 60+ restaurants and 40+ wineries will take over Las Olas Blvd for one night only to benefit the American Lung Association-Tickets are currently priced at $100 but purchase soon since The American Lung Association will increase pricing to $125 shortly-   www.LasOlasWFF.com