Rest up for a Sleepless Night in Miami Beach

Sleepless Night, a citywide celebration of art, music and dance, traditionally runs from sundown to dawn on the night of the autumnal time change (thus forgoing the extra hour of sleep for fun). This year that falls on Nov. 5. The idea began in Paris in 1984 – with Nuit Blanche, or White Night – and has since spread to 11 other major international cities, including Rome, Madrid and Montreal. “Art Deco Weekend was the start of it all 35 years ago, but then came Art Basel 10 years ago, and now we’ve got Sleepless Night. Thanks to these three events, the cultural scene here has exploded,”...
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Food Network South Beach Wine & Food Festival presented by FOOD & WINE Unveils New Schedule of Events for its 11th Year!

Festival Founder and Director Lee Brian Schrager is pleased to unveil the program for the 2012 Food Network South Beach Wine & Food Festival presented by FOOD & WINE. Taking place February 23 – 26, 2012 the 11th annual edition of America’s favorite wine and culinary extravaganza will feature new events and programming guaranteed to please. All proceeds from the Festival benefit the Florida International University (FIU) Chaplin School of Hospitality and Tourism Management and the Southern Wine & Spirits Beverage Management Center; monies raised to date total approximately...
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Miami Salsa Congress – a Great Reason to Visit South Beach

Presented by Salsa Lovers and the Miami Beach Visitors Convention Authority, the Annual Miami Salsa Congress is a five day music and dance festival held annually in Miami Beach. This year it will take place from the 3rd till the 7th of August at the Fontainebleau Hotel in Miami Beach. Internationally recognized as one of the largest Salsa events on the East Coast, the Miami Salsa Congress features a variety of local and international talent including more than 300 performers, over 30 dance workshops with industry leading instructors, weekend poolside parties, five incredible dance parties with...
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The Palms Hotel & Spa Helps Raise Awareness of Cervical Cancer Month

Did you know that January is Cervical Cancer Awareness Month? SoBe Gynecology and the American Cancer Society are helping raise awareness on the prevention and treatment of cervical cancer, the second cause of women’s cancer worldwide. Join them on Thursday, January 27 at The Palms Hotel & Spa during the hotel’s popular Sip & Spa, the weekly happy hour held in their Essensia Lounge. .. Party for a good cause, enjoy mini-spa treatments courtesy of The Palms Spa, an Aveda spa, complimentary signature cocktail for the first hour and 50% off drinks and appetizers.  The event...
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South Beach Wine and Food Festival

This year, 2011, the South Beach Wine and Food Festival will celebrate its 10 years. It is a national, star-studded, four-day destination event showcasing the talents of the world’s most famous wine and spirits producers, chefs and culinary personalities.  This wonderful gastronomic event will take place from the 24th till the 27th of February. It will bring together local chefs, Food Network stars and amateur foodies for a weekend of great culinary events all over town. And the possibility of trying amazing food and wines… Yes, please! This year the South Beach Wine and Food Festival will...
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