Yet another weekend is upon us, thank goodness. As always, there's plenty to do in the Magic City. This weekend offers art sales, an orchid show, Cuban-influenced jazz, and French film.
Enjoy your weekend, you've worked hard.
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This weekend-long art sale kicks off with a Friday night. Art After Dark: An Art Sale @ Bakehouse Art Complex: VIDEO
With her brand, Yissy García y Su Band, Garcia blends sounds from the worlds of Latin jazz, funk, and electronic. Yissy García at Light Box at Goldman Warehouse:
Courtesy Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden
Choose one of the 10,000 rare orchids that will be available for purchase throughout the lush gardens. Orchid Festival at Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden: VIDEO
Local Borscht-affiliated video artist and editor Robert Padilla will present three shorts by legendary French animator Michel Ocelot: A Weekend of French Short Films at Books and Books: The Three Inventors (1979), The Legend of the Poor Hunchback (1983), and Tales of the Night (2011). Saturday:
From 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., you'll have access to food trucks, a farmers' market, a plant sale, and live music by Broken Tenure. Miami Beach Garden Tour at Miami Beach Botanical Garden: VIDEO
The ultimate story of good versus evil told through song. Jekyll and Hyde at South Miami-Dade Cultural Arts Center:
The gallery hosts a hands-on art project for kids ages 4 to 13. Little LAB at Locust Projects: Sunday:
Food at Calle Ocho
Photo by Marco Korfield
The largest Latino festival in the United States is back for its 38th year. Calle Ocho Festival at Calle Ocho:
One of the biggest youth talent competitions in the nation. Young Talent, Big Dreams at South Miami-Dade Cultural Arts Center:
YoungArts' youngest performers performers will showcase their creativity with performances, readings, exhibitions and screenings. Dance, Music, Theater & Voice Performance at Colony Theater:
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