Summer Fun Has Just Begun
June 16, 2022
School’s out for the summer and do you know all the FUN family happenings around South Florida? Beat the heat and take the entire family to enjoy these fun-filled places – all summer long!
Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA), North Miami
770 Northeast 125th Street, North Miami, Florida 33161.
Due to an overwhelming response, MOCA is thrilled to extend its Exhibition “My Name is Maryan” until Sunday, October 2nd, 2022. Curated by Alison M. Gingeras, the Exhibition is a Monographic Presentation of four decades of Paintings, Sculptures, Drawings and Film by the Iconoclastic, Ground-Breaking Polish-Born Artist Maryan. Drawing upon new scholarship and a trove of never-before-exhibited works, “My Name is Maryan” is the first retrospective to holistically examine all periods of Maryan’s life and work. After closing in October, the Exhibition will then travel to Tel Aviv.
Other Family Programming includes:
Sunday Stories – Join MOCA on the first Sunday of every month for MOCA Sunday Stories’ Story Time, followed by a DIY Early Childhood Art Project. Sponsored by the North Miami Community Redevelopment Agency, this Early Childhood Art Series engages Toddlers and Fosters Reading, Motor Skill Development and Socialization. MOCA Sunday Stories is a great way for Children to bond with their parents or guardians as they create together.
MOCA MiniMakers – MOCA MiniMakers, offered on the first and third Saturday of the month, is MOCA’s FREE and Inclusive Series of Art Workshops for Children ages 6 and up. Children will have access to a variety of Art Techniques, as well as an Inclusive Curriculum incorporating Step-By-Step Guides, STEAM Activation and Creative Free Play. Taught by experienced Artists and Sponsored by the North Miami Community Redevelopment Agency, MOCA MiniMakers aims to foster an accessible spirit of learning through the Arts.
MOCA North Miami Presents: Contemporary Art and its Historical Influences Through Exhibitions, Educational Programs and Collections. Inspired by its surrounding communities, MOCA connects diverse audiences and cultures by providing a welcoming place to encounter new ideas and voices and nurturing a lifelong love of the Arts. MOCA developed from the Center of Contemporary Art which was inaugurated in 1981. The establishment of the Permanent Collection coincided with the institution’s move into their current building that was designed by Charles Gwathmey of GSNY in 1996.
901 South Federal Highway, Hallandale Beach, Florida 33009
Village Green Play Area – Located in the center of Gulfstream Park Village, Kids can enjoy the simple pleasures of the Village Green Play Area. It is a perfect place to run free and enjoy some fun in the sun.
Strike10 Bowling – For the action-seeking crowd, Strike 10 Bowling offers Bowling, Billiards and Arcade fun for groups or families with delicious dining options.
PlugIN Karaoke – For those looking to let loose, PlugIN Karaoke features private rooms that are great for happy hour, a night out, or a birthday party. To Reserve A Room, Call Them Now At (844) 475-8446!
Color Me Mine – Feeling creative? Color Me Mine Pottery Painting is both a romantic and creative date-night favorite as well as a fun activity for Kids.
Live Horse Racing – Guests of all ages can enjoy daily racing at Gulfstream Park. Admission to Races is free and high season brings the Industry’s top Jockeys and horses to high stakes races.
Häagen-Dazs – Layer on the fun and stop over at Häagen-Dazs for an ice cream cone or another refreshing treat.
Gulfstream Park is South Florida’s Premier Entertainment Destination, located between Miami and Fort Lauderdale, anchored by the legendary Gulfstream Park Racetrack. Gulfstream Park not only offers world-class Thoroughbred horse racing, but is also home to an exciting array of adult and family-friendly venues including over 15 Restaurants, Outdoor Cafes, Nightclubs, two Casinos, Art Galleries, Fashion Retailers, Sports Bars, State-Of-The-Art Bowling Alley and a renowned selection of Signature Home Stores. Newly-added venues include: Color Me Mine and PlugIN Karaoke — with 18 private Karaoke rooms and an upcoming expansion will include a Luxury Movie Theater. Gulfstream Park is located at 901 South Federal Highway, Hallandale Beach, Florida, 33009, just two miles East of I-95. Valet Service and Complimentary Self-Parking are available. For hours, schedules, upcoming events and additional information, Visit: www.gulfstreampark.com Or Call: (954) 454-7000.