The final resting place of Miami’s black pioneers: A forgotten cemetery in disrepair
At Miami’s Lincoln Memorial Park Cemetery, South Florida’s African-American pioneers are buried. Like other surviving black burial grounds in Miami-Dade County, the graveyard’s above-ground tombs exemplify the legacy of racial segregation in Florida.
The Coral Gables Museum announces John Allen as new executive director
The board of directors of the Coral Gables Museum recently announced the appointment of John R. Allen as the museum’s new executive director. Allen has acted as interim director since December 2017…
South Florida Nights Magazine » American Red Cross Centennial Exhibit Opening Night
Posted on: February 2nd, 2018 by SoFlaNights.com
Friday, February 2, 6pm-10pm – Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Ave, Coral Gables
Join the opening night of the exhibit “100 Years of Humanitarian Partnership: The American Red Cross in South Florida.”Â Celebrating the American Red Crossâ€™ South Florida Centennial see our journey over the past century. From our early days in 1917 through its modern-day response to Hurricane Irma, see how the lifesaving work of the American Red Cross has evolved along with our changing South Florida landscape. This multi-dimensional exhibit includes historical artifacts, images, and uniforms that will bring to life the Red Crossâ€™ humanitarian mission.Â The exhibition will be on view from February 2 â€“ May 27,2018.Â FREE on opening night.
Can car culture give way to bike culture? Coral Gables is finding out
A pilot bike lane program in Coral Gables is getting mixed reaction from business owners wary of losing parking spaces and residents wary of losing swale space. Proponents of the plan say that with adjustments, it’s the only way forward.
Family Day on Aragon: Movie, museum, books
Family Day on Aragon is a free block party on the second Saturday of the month in Coral Gables. That also means discounted movies at the Coral Gables Art Cinema in the mornings, free admission at the Coral Gables Museum in the afternoon, and free story time and entertainment at Books & Books. The film shows at 11 a.m. …
Taste of the Gables at the Coral Gables Museum
Miami, FL - June 1, 2017 - The 10th annual Coral Gables Restaurant Week presented by Don Julio tequila is back, bringing the best of Coral Gables cuisine and exciting events. The three-week culinary adventure kicked off on Thursday with Taste of the Gables at the Coral Gables Museum, where Miami foodies enjoyed tasty bites by local Gables restaurants, cocktails by Don Julio tequila and Ketel One vodka, live entertainment and a VIP lounge area. At the end of the night, the 2017 Best Taste of the Gables winning dish was be determined by a blind tasting selected by judges Carla Torres of “Ocean Drive Magazine”, Olee Fowler of “Eater Miami” and Kiko Suarez of NBC’s “Que Rico Con Kiko.” Coral Gables Restaurant Week offers top-quality dining from Coral Gables’ finest restaurants with…