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The Art of Banksy: “Without Limits”

Posted by Maryanne Salvat On January - 24 - 2022

 Fans of the acclaimed and provocative British artist Banksy can now experience his iconic works up close as The Art of Banksy: “Without Limits” exhibition opened in Miami at Ice Palace Studios on January 14, 2022, as part of its North American debut.

The exhibition – custom-built to fit the venue – includes several experiential areas and more than 155 of the artist’s works such as certified originals, prints, photos, lithographs, sculptures, murals, and video mapping installations created only for this tour.

Tickets start at $27.20 and are available through and The exhibition is open daily from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. on Sundays and Wednesdays through Thursdays, and 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. on Fridays and Saturdays.   

Building upon the incredible success of The Art of Banksy: “Without Limits” in Europe, the Middle East, Australia and Asia, the exhibition celebrated its U.S. premiere in Atlanta in September 2021. Due to popular demand, the show in Atlanta was extended. Miami is the second city on the national tour where the exhibition will be showcased for a limited time, followed by Charlotte, North Carolina, and other cities to be announced later this year. To date over 1.2 million people have visited the exhibition around the world.  Read the rest of this entry »

The Little Lighthouse Foundation’s Hearts & Stars Gala 2020: Riviera Maya

Posted by Mary Jo Almeida-Shore On March - 11 - 2020

One of the most highly anticipated parties of the year, The Little Lighthouse Foundation’s (“LLF”) Hearts & Stars Gala: Riviera Maya will take place this  Saturday, March 14th, from 9 p.m. to 2 a.m. at the Miami Design District’s Jungle Plaza. Guests at this black-tie Gala will enjoy over the top entertainment, which includes incredible activations from LLF’s partners and beats by the renowned French DJ, Cedric Gervais, thanks to Groot Hospitality.  Food tastings will be provided by some of South Florida’s top restaurants and caterers including Komodo, Swan and Papi Steak Other participating restaurants include: Katsuya at SLS, Maska Indian Kitchen & Bar, CVLTVRA, Charly’s Vegan Tacos, Premier Catering, Rivertail, Jealous Fork, Harat’s Irish Pub, Diya Lounge, 222 Taco  Fi’lia, Hard Rock Cafe and Delicious Catering. Dessert lovers will be able to enjoy a variety of sweets catered by  Lulu’s Ice Cream, Cake Lounge Miami,Insomnia Cookies, and Dunkin Donuts. In addition, guests will enjoy Tita Italian Wines, Tito’s Vodka, Coconut Cartel Rum , LaCroix sparkling water , Espolon Tequila, Rockstar Energy Drink, Bulldog Gin, Country Smooth Bourbon and FIJI water amongst others featured in a top-shelf open bar.

Information about the Hearts & Stars Gala Weekend can be found at or by contacting Jonathan Babicka at or 305-401-3949.

HAMILTON Comes to Miami

Posted by Mary Jo Almeida-Shore On February - 18 - 2020

The much buzzed-about, highly anticipated award-winning musical, HAMILTON will be playing at the Adrienne Arsht Center from February 18-March 15.2020.

HAMILTON is the story of America’s Founding Father Alexander Hamilton, an immigrant from the West Indies who became George Washington’s right-hand man during the Revolutionary War and was the new nation’s first Treasury Secretary.  Featuring a score that blends hip-hop, jazz, blues, rap, R&B, and Broadway, HAMILTON is the story of America then, as told by America now.  

With book, music and lyrics by Lin-Manuel Miranda, direction by Thomas Kail, choreography by Andy Blankenbuehler and musical supervision and orchestrations by Alex LacamoireHAMILTON is based on Ron Chernow’s biography of Founding Father Alexander Hamilton.

While tickets start at just $79 dollars, several lucky fans will have the opportunity to win $10 tickets.

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Celebrate Valentine’s Day at Rik Rak Salon

Posted by Mary Jo Almeida-Shore On February - 13 - 2020

Everyone’s favorite salon is so much more than just a place to get extra glam for Valentine’s Day. Throughout the weekend, stop in to Rik Rak to shop in the boutique for one-of-a-kind items such as gorgeous caftans, flowing kimonos, linen dresses and blouses; accessories, jewelry, and much more. Prices start at just $10.

Rik Rak is open every day from 9 am to 8 pm and Sundays from 10-6 pm.  For more information, call: (305)371 7324 or (305) 342-1250.

Get Super Bowl Flawless at Rik Rak Salon

Posted by Mary Jo Almeida-Shore On January - 30 - 2020


How are you getting ready for the BIG GAME? Tackle it all at #RikRakSalon with sexy hair, lashes, nails, and clothing! Oh, did we mention a bar?

Miami’s top salon, Rik Rak, is offering Super Bowl treatments to get you game ready for Super Bowl Sunday. Aside from their signature color, cuts., styling, mani pedi and make-up services, the salon is offering a special  duo for Super Bowl weekend:
a deep conditioning treatment by Kerastase and a blow dry for only $55! Don’t miss this football fabulous deal. With the money you save you can shop the one-of-a kind clothing, jewelry and accessories in Rik Rak’s boutique.

Luis Enrique will Headline the Kiwanis Holiday Party

Posted by Mary Jo Almeida-Shore On December - 20 - 2019

 Kiwanis of Little Havana will bring the holiday spirit to South Florida during its 43rd Annual “Every Child Has a Dream” Gala with an evening full of dining, dancing, and entertainment.  

The Every Child Has a Dream Gala will take place on Saturday, December 21, 2019, at the DoubleTree Hotel by Hilton Miami Airport Convention Center. The highly anticipated annual event will feature the musical talents of a premier Latin line-up including the Colombian salsa band Sonora Carruseles”, veteran Miami night club and radio DJ Alex Gutierrez, and “The Prince of Salsa”, Luis Enrique. Univision’s Despierta America co-host Raul Gonzalez alongside Max Rosales, a child beneficiary of the Kiwanis of Little Havana programs will serve as Masters of Ceremony.

This year’s gala is generously sponsored by Bacardi, South Florida BMW Centers, Heineken, Coca-Cola Beverages Florida, Publix, Café Pilon, MSP Recovery and many more community partners. The delicious main dining course will be catered by Publix Aprons Catering.  Community partner, South Florida BMW Centers have donated a brand-new car, which will be exhibited at the Gala along with the complete 2020 line. Guests will have the opportunity to take part in a raffle to win the brand-new car.

For more information about the Kiwanis of Little Havana Foundation, the 43rd Annual Every Child has a Dream Gala, visit and be sure to follow on Twitter (@KiwanisKCLH),Facebook (@KiwanisLittleHavana) e Instagram (@KiwanisofLittleHavana) for real-time updates. Beginning Saturday, December 21st, please visit: for more information about the BMW raffle.