WHAT’S THERE TO DO TONIGHT?
STEPPING OUT FLORIDA
President’s Day and Washington’s Birthday
The Highwaymen-Florida’s Legendary African American Landscape Artists-Celebrate Black History Month at Grassy Waters Preserve with the inspiring story of a group of self-taught artists, who went on to create some of the most important and iconic paintings of Florida’s landscapes-Over 50 Highwaymen original works on display- Today, features Kelvin Hair, Legacy Artist, son of Highwaymen’s Founder, Alfred Hair. Kelvin will discuss his own artistic journey as influenced by the first generation of Highwaymen artists. They would travel and sell their Highwaymen paintings to hotels, offices, businesses and individuals who appreciated the artwork for around $25 a piece. Today the market for an original work of art by a Florida Highwayman can easily bring $5,000 or more. Lectures at 10am and 2pm-Meet the Artist: 9am to 4pm-Reservations recommended; 8264 Northlake Blvd., West Palm Beach 33412-Info: 561-804-4985
The 25th Anniversary of the Florida Renaissance Festival and Crafts Village–Saturdays and Sundays from 10am to Sunset but als0 including President’s Day, Monday February 20-Join us at Quiet Waters Park, where you will be transported to the Renaissance Erawith a recreation of a Renaissance Village- Browse through our Crafts Village where over 100 merchants and artisans demonstrate and sell their wares; behold glass blowing, metalsmith, alchemy and many more demonstrations; hundreds of performers throughout the village and entertainment on over twelve stages; enjoy games of chance and skill, human-powered rides, Hearty Food fit for a King and Cold Ale-Of course, the village would not be complete without professional Battling Knights in our daily Joust-Held on weekends at Quiet Waters Park-401 South Powerline Road-Deerfield Beach 33442-Adult Single Day Admission: $21 plus fees; Child Single Day: $9 plus fees- For information and tickets, CLICK HERE
February 20 to 26-A Great Way To Prepare For the Oscar Awards / Academy Awards: Oscar Movie Week at Cinemark Theaters-See all the Best Picture Nominees-Buy Individual tickets for showtimes during the week OR Purchase a festival pass and see all films for only $35-You can pre-purchase your festival pass now; Oscar Movie Week festival passes will be available for pick up in theatres starting Friday, 1/27. To buy your pass, CLICK HERE
Announcing: Happy Hour Now at Domus in Boca-Come relax and unwind after work, and enjoy 2-for-1 drinks at the beautiful, upscale bar at Domus Italian Restaurant and Lounge in the heart of East Boca; Monday- Thursday from 5pm to 7pm; Sunday from 5pm to 7pm; AND the very innovative “Reverse Happy Hour” which begins at 9pm on Friday and Saturday evenings. Enjoy delicious Bar Bites such as Buffalo Bruschetta, Burrata Crostini, Eggplant Caprese, Calamari, Lobster Ravioli, Meatballs, Crab Cakes, Grilled Octopus and more-Located in Royal Palm Place, 187 SE Mizner Blvd, Boca Raton, FL 33432- Phone: (561) 419-8787 or domus39.com
The Habit Burger Grill and Rappy’s Are Now Open in Boca- in New Plaza: Habit Burger opened its 5th Florida Location in Boca Raton-A leading consumer magazine named Habit Burger Grill the “Best Tasting Burger” in the nation out of 65 burger chains that were reviewed. The restaurant opened in the new plaza at 5560 N. Military Trail, Boca Raton- Known for its signature Charburger, The Habit offers only premium fresh, never frozen burgers seasoned with our proprietary spice blend, grilled over an open flame and cooked to order. For more information, visit www.habitburger.com. The Habit is also found on social media at www.facebook.com/habitburger, instagram.com/habitburgergrill, twitter.com/habitburger, www.youtube.com/habittube, and on snapchat @habitburger.
Also visit “Rappy’s” Deli now open in the same new plaza, by Burt Rapoport and his group. If you love deli fare, you’ll enjoy fresh corned beef, pastrami, brisket, lox, baked knishes, cheese blintzes, potato latkes, kasha varnishkes, noodle kugle (pudding), stuffed cabbage and so many more of your favorite noshes.
Also, Now Open: Chipolte and The Fresh Market
Muddy Waters Restaurant– Irish Monday AND HAPPY HOUR from 4pm to 7pm daily and ALL NIGHT TONIGHT! Everyday has a different special (check them out on this website every day of the week!) Today is “Irish Monday” (It’s St. Pat’s Day again!-Yippee!) with Corned Beef & Cabbage, Shepherd’s Pie, Guinness Stew or Corned Beef Sandwich-Drink specials: Guinness pint, Black n Tan pint, Tullamore Dew and Irish Whiskey (house brand) all $4; Nutty Irishman: $6.50-Home of the 69 cent clams and Oysters on the half shell daily-And half off select cocktails and house wines for Happy Hour from 4pm to 7pm every day of the week and ALL NIGHT MONDAY night! (half off select cocktails and house wines;-$2.50 select draft pints) At 2237 W. Hillsboro Blvd., Deerfield Beach 33442-Info: 954-428-6577 or www.MuddyWaters.biz OPEN 7 DAYS A WEEK Kitchen Hours: Sunday to Wednesday 11am-10pm, Thursday toSaturday: 11am- 11pm
Karaoke Monday nights at Dubliner Irish Pub in Boca- (Named Number 1 Best in the Top Ten Karaoke Spots in Palm Beach & Broward counties) – There’s no greater incentive to throw care out the window than the Dubliner’s free first drink for every Karaoke singer. With a selection of over 30,000 songs and a lively audience more likely to cheer you on than to boo you off, this Boca Raton Irish bar will have you making Karaoke as much of a Monday night tradition as football. Located in Mizner Park, 435 Plaza Real-Boca Raton-0 FL 33432 Phone: 561- 620-2540
IMAX Theater Has Re-Opened and It’s Better Than Ever
IMAX 3D- Located at 401 SW 2nd St. Fort Lauderdale-Phone: 954-713-0930
NOTE: The AutoNation IMAX Theater had been closed to upgrade their projection and sound system to IMAX with 4K Laser; Wait till you see the new IMAX with laser system! Groundbreaking movie projection technology will transform the AutoNation IMAX 3D Theater experience into one of the most extraordinary theater experiences in the world.
Starting September 30, 2016, the AutoNation IMAX 3D Theater will be the only place in Florida, and one of only a few in the world, to offer 2D and 3D movies using the new IMAX WITH LASER system. For IMAX Movie Schedule, CLICK HERE
The Watering Hole-Held at Whole Foods Markets–Join us for our Monday Night Poppin’ and Hoppin’ Deal! From 5 pm – 8 pm enjoy a burger and a pint for just $8. Vegetarian options available as well. See you at the Watering Hole! At 1903 S. University Drive-Town and Country Shoppes Plaza-Davie, FL 33324 and in Boca at University Commons, just east of I-95
Susan Merritt Jazz Trio-7:30pm to 10:30pm-At The Blind Monk- 210 Evernia Street-West Palm Beach-Call to confirm: 561-561-833-3605
Casino at Dania Beach is open! Casino, Concert Venue, Comedy Club! The newest casino in Broward County is here! Try out an all new gaming…301 E Dania Beach Blvd, Dania Beach, FL 33004 -Phone:(954) 920-1511
NEWS: Job Openings: The Casino at Dania Beach is open and still hiring for all positions. That includes entertainment talent, casino hosts, food and beverage managers, cocktail waitresses, bartenders, housekeeping and personnel, cage cashiers, slot auditors, attendants and technicians, poker dealers, security and surveillance. The casino will have slots, poker, live Jai-Alai, entertainment and dining. For info: www.DaniaCasino.com
Fury Road Strives to Make A Difference-6:30pm to 9pm on Mondays-All makes and models of exotic cars are always welcome!!) at Boca Raton, Tilted Kilt, 3320 Airport Road, Boca Raton at 12:00pm-Fury Road R.C. Email: email@example.com, Website: www.furyroadrc.com, Twitter: @FuryRoadRC Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/FuryRoadRC/?fref=ts, Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/officialfuryroadrc/ More details: Who: Fury Road R.C. is an organically grown riding club consisting of motorcycle enthusiasts who all have a similar desire to ride and ride for others. Our mission of dedication in making an impact throughout South Florida and beyond has created a full throttle of interest from people all over the state. Fury Road R.C. riders attend many events from grand openings to fundraisers, educational institutions and even missions that involved decorated US servicemen and women is a great attention draw. Everyone, including attendees and members of the media, adds to the success of each endeavor as we assist in inviting your target audience. Bike Nite to get involved: Mondays at 7pm at Tilted Kilt, 3320 Airport Road, Boca Raton – Come meet us!
Check out the new 5 O’Clock Somewhere Bar & Grill at the Margaritaville Hollywood Beach Resort- -(The Fort Lauderdale Water Taxi began its first service (at the beginning of 2016) at 5:15pm, and made its first trip with Jimmy Buffet music and an on-board bartender)- Info: WaterTaxi.com and MargaritavilleHollywoodBeachResort.com (The resort is located at 1111 N. Ocean Drive Hollywood Beach)
Monday Morning Group Networking is on the second and fourth Mondays at Boca Dunes Country Club, with a social media component. No dues, no fees no mandatory meetings. Text MMG to 63975 for notices.
Blue Martini- (All locations)– Great Happy Hour-Every Day from 4 – 8pm – Enjoy 50% off Beverages & Discounted Menu. Live Entertainment Nightly-Blue Martini Boca Raton is upscale and contemporary, and also offering themed nights such as “Girls Night Out Wednesdays”-6000 Glades Road Suite C-1380 Boca Raton, FL 33431-Phone: 561-910-2583 or www.BlueMartiniLounge.com
Let Your Doggie Join You on Mondays- At the Nauti Dawg Marina Cafe-When it comes to water views, it doesn’t have to be an ocean or Intracoastal view. Sometimes, a quiet escape is the best place to enjoy the lap and lull of the waves. And in Broward County, it doesn’t get much better than Nauti Dawg in Lighthouse Point, open six days a week for breakfast, lunch, and dinner (closed Tuesdays.) This peaceful dockside eatery has a relaxed Key West vibe, tucked into a peaceful cove and next-door to an quaint, family-owned marina. The best part: You can enjoy the water views, cocktails, wine, and food with your best friend (your four-legged best friend, that is). Not only can dogs enjoy the sunshine and a bowl of water on the patio too but they can also indulge in a full meal from a special “K9 Cuisine” menu. Menu selections include four strips of bacon, a six-ounce chicken breast, a six-ounce mahi fillet, and a six-ounce skirt steak. “Yappy hour” specials are available all day Monday for both people and canines. 2841 Marina Circle, Lighthouse Point. Call 954-941-0246, or visit nautidawg.com
Business Networking Monday Mixer-5:30pm – 7:00pm- On Mondays, once per month at the Business Resource Center- Open to the South Florida Business Community; We encourage and welcome all businesses and business people interested in making connections, enhancing their business and being a part of a vital and dynamic network-At CRA Business Resource Center, 50 NE 1st Street-Pompano Beach-Info: 954-586-1111
Batten’s Farmers Market–6807 Stirling Rd., Davie-954- 990-7820-Hours: Year-round, Monday, Tuesday, Thursday & Friday, 10 am–5pm, Saturday & Sunday, 9 am–5 pm-Batten’s Farmers Market is a local icon, acclaimed for its abundance of delicious strawberries that grow during winter and spring. The farmstead experienced difficult times and closed in 2008, but it reopened in 2011 under new ownership. Batten’s continues its tradition of selling fresh conventional and organic produce from local farmers, in addition to breads, raw honey, nuts, jams and jellies. There’s also a milkshake and smoothie counter. Kids enjoy the petting zoo, and can take cooking and gardening classes.
Brothers Farmers Markets–Hollywood Location, 4191 N. State Rd.7-Phone: 954-962-9292 -Davie Location, 6807 Stirling Rd.-954-585-2225-Hours for both locations: Open Year-round, Monday–Friday 8am–5pm, Saturday-Sunday 8am-3pm-Established in 2003, Brothers Farmers Market supports Florida farming by offering a bounty of fresh organic and conventional produce at reasonable prices. The market is very popular, so the produce cases are constantly being restocked. Beyond fruits and veggies, the shelves are filled with so many unique gourmet products that shoppers tend to spend a lot of time here browsing.
Networking-LOTS of Breakfast networking and more- Everyday in various locations- CLICK HERE
Guy’s Night-All-You-Can-Eat Wing Night every Monday at Smokey Bones Bar & Fire Grill– That’s right! What a delicious deal! All-you-can-eat wings for $10.99, every Monday night at participating locations. You know you want to! You know you love those famous Smokey Bones wings! Each Monday night from 9:00PM to close-Offer valid with beverage purchase and dine in for a limited time at participating restaurants-For locations, CLICK HERE
Swamp Strolls, Canoe Trips, and More…–For information about the Refuge, visit www.loxahatcheefriends.com or call the Visitor Center at 561-734-8303. The Refuge is located at 10216 Lee Road, Boynton Beach, off U.S. 441 between Atlantic Avenue and Boynton Beach Boulevard.
Social Beer Night-Craft beer lovers like to hang out together –so, every Monday from 7 to 10 p.m., Coffee District hosts a social beer night aimed at bringing beer geeks together by sharing rare brews-Guests are encouraged to bring their own beer, whether purchased or home-brewed- If you don’t have your own, you can buy one on-site to share- Coffee District is located at 325 NE Second Ave. in Delray Beach. Call 561-455-0541, or visit mycoffeedistrict.com
Team Trivia-At World of Beer Coconut Creek -Weekly trivia game at 7 pm.- Free to attend and it includes prizes (gift cards) — for First, Second, and Third places-Located at 4437 Lyons Road in Coconut Creek- Info: 954-984-0300, or visit wobusa.com
Wine Down Mondays-Mondays are stressful-Solution: Have a glass of wine.-Starting at 4 p.m., Vic & Angelo’s offers 50% off bottles of wine all night (with some restrictions)- Located at 290 E. Atlantic Ave. in Delray Beach and 4520 PGA Blvd. in Palm Beach Gardens- Info: 561-278-9570 for Delray, call 561-630-9899 for Palm Beach Gardens, or visit vicandangelos.com (Call to confirm)
$1 Brat Mondays-Every Monday at Biergarten–with Purchase of Beverage-At 309 Via De Palmas in Royal Palm Place (the “Pink Plaza”)-Boca Raton 33342-Info: 561-395-7462
Good Deal Still On– At Duffy’s Sports Grill –2-4-1, All Day, every day-Any drink, any brand, any price, anytime -(except note their ad says that ‘To Remain Responsible, shots, pitchers, buckets, doubles and 34 oz. mugs are excluded)-most locations- at 21212 St. Andrews Blvd. in Boca-561-869-0552 or www.DuffysDeals.com
Open Mic-Blues Night– Every Monday- 7pm-Drums, PA, Amps, Bass Guitar, Keyboard, Congas all supplied -At Kevro’s Art Bar-166 Southeast 2nd Avenue- Delray Beach, FL 33444- Call to confirm: (561) 278-9675
Food Truck Invasion-Every Monday-At 1 Young Circle- Arts Park-At Hollywood Blvd. and US1 in Hollywood-Free Admission-5:30pm to 10pm-Click to see food truck list: CLICK HERE Also: MiamiFoodTrucks.com From 5:30pm to 10pm, usually more than 20 food trucks
Happy Hour-Monday Through Friday– CLICK HERE
Blue Jean Blues–Ft. Lauderdale’s Jazz and Blues Club-6pm to midnight-at 3320 NE 33rd St.-Ft. Lauderdale Fl 33308-(2 blocks N. of Oakland Pk. Blvd. & A1A)-Info: www.bjblive.com
Dog Walkers Needed– Animal pro-activist Andrew Kirschner invites new volunteer dog-walkers to the Tri-County Humane Society in Boca Raton- email him if you’re interested in volunteering-There are a lot of dogs waiting to go outside! We need your help (for walking, hugging and loving, especially abused and abandoned pets.) Find Andrew on FACEBOOK for more info. (photo (right) of Andrew’s dog helping out!) Info: Tri-County Humane Society-21287 Boca Rio Road- Boca Raton-561-482-8110
Music & Dancing Under the Stars-at the Hollywood Beach Theater-7:30pm to 9pm every Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday-music (and dancing) from Big Band to Country to Rock & Roll-Free Admission-Info: 954-924-2980 orCLICK HERE-Located East of A1A at Johnson Street and the ocean
Margarita Mondays-at Maracas in Ft. Lauderdale-$2 margaritas with 4 different types of Tequila mixed in- starting at 5pm every Monday-3001 N. Federal Hwy.-near Oakland Park Blvd.-954-537-2002
Doggie Monday at the Dubliner–Happy Hour specials and bring your doggies-at Mizner Park- Boca
Boston’s on the Beach-Reggae Night-(for the last 15 years)- Newly renovated with ocean-view dining upstairs–Great band plays Grateful Dead music Sundays-At 7pm-Never a cover-Always a good time-Every Thur: Classic Rock Night (9pm)-40 S. Ocean Blvd–A1A in Delray Beach 33483-Never a Cover-Always a great time-561-278-3364
The Tiki Tavern and Sports Grill – Music 7 pm to 10 pm-Monday is “Ladies Night’- 511 NE 4th Street– Boynton Beach– Info: 561-798-0238 orwww.tikitaverngrille.com
Shall We Dance – Dance classes and free dancing- 600 S. Federal Hwy.Deerfield Beach-Call to confirm class information: 954-254-3221-www.shallwedancefl.net
American Dancesport Center- At the studio, our Monday group classes continue to surprise us with the number of people that come! Who ever thought Monday night could be busy!All Monday classes are at 7:00PM – Each lesson begins with a review of the “basic step” and then we teach you 2-3 other patterns (different each class) – DO NOT FRET about being able to learn the dances! Your instructor will help you polish it up and you can learn the art of RECOVERY. It’s all good and everyone is patient, has fun and learns something!!!! Feel great, lose weight and gain more confidence on the dance floor! No partner necessary-Adults and Juniors–
American Dancesport Center-For Info; 561-558-1234 orCLICK HERE
For a first time discount, ask for Brad and mention STEPPING OUT FLORIDA
Karaoke Mondays at The Dubliner Irish Pub-Every Monday. For more information call 561- 620-2540 or visit DublinerBoca.com
Karaoke in Delray-At Tom Finnegan’s with KJ Dan Renken-7:30pm to 10:30pm-Come earlier & enjoy Happy Hour Mon-Fri. from 4pm-7 p.m. Food here is off-the-hook-crazy good! Mexican Mondays starts at 5 p.m. and offers Mexican food, Mexican beer & Patrón shot specials ’til closing!2885 South Federal Highway-Delray Beach, Florida 33483-Phone:561- 330-3153-It is appoximately one mile South of the old location on the East side of Federal Highway right across from Toyota-Call to confirm
Karaoke in Ft. Lauderdale–Mondays (and Sundays) – Karaoke with Freddy-At the Dive Bar- Galt Ocean Mile-3233 N Ocean Blvd, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33308-Phone:954-565-9264- E-mail: The DiveBarFL@gmail.com-calll to confirm
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QUESTION: Do you think Americans drink more red wine or white wine?
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WINE ANSWER: MORE AMERICANS ARE DRINKING RED WINE TODAY THAN WHITE:
55% RED; 45% WHITE
(According to Ken Zraly of ‘The Juice”)