June is almost here. School is going to be over for the summer break. Here are some events in Broward County, FL for the month of June. I hope, you will find something interesting for you.
Friday Night Sound Waves Presents Pamir Guanchez
June 1st, 2018
6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Location : The Fort Lauderdale Beach Hub at Las Olas & A1A, Fort Lauderdale, FL
Friday, June 1st, Friday Night Sound Waves welcomes master Sax player and Flute Virtuoso, Pamir Guanchez and His Latin Flow for an evening of mambo rhythms and lyrical latin flavors down by the shore. Having already performed in front of sold out audiences in New York’s world famous Carnegie Hall and Madison Square garden, Pamir is now embarking on a solo career. Pamir’s flute, saxophone and singing talent are at his peak and hopes to bring his passion to Fort Lauderdale’s beach, for a free concert, this Friday, June 1st beginning at 6pm.
I Ride for Meadow & School Safety Awareness Memorial Ride – New Date!
June 2nd, 2018
9:30 am – 6:30 pm
Location: 27 Bar and Lounge, Ft. Lauderdale, FL
Calling on all motorcycle riders, live music lovers and supporters of our local community to join in a fun and charitable event on Saturday, June 2nd, in honor of Meadow Pollack and all the victims of the Stoneman Douglas High School tragedy. I Ride for Meadow will raise both funds and awareness to make our schools a safer place for all. The public is invited to attend this huge event with live music entertainment, family-fun activities, food trucks and beer too as riders start out at Mickey’s Bar in Pompano Beach and head south around noon to 27 Bar & Lounge in Fort Lauderdale.
UPDATE: Ride has been moved from May 27 to June 2nd due to forecast of heavy rains
A registration/entry donation of $20 per adult is greatly appreciated for the event. Children 12 years old and under are free. One beverage is included with entry donation. You do not have to ride in order to participate in this event. 100% of the proceeds will go towards the “Princess Park Memorial,” which will be built in memory of the 17 victims that perished in the school tragedy. #MeadowsMovement
The ride event begins at Mickey’s Tiki Bar and Lounge in Pompano Beach. Check-in begins at 9:30am and a complimentary breakfast will be provided for the riders followed by a church service hosted by Sunrise Chapel at 11:00 am. Kick stands will be up by 12:00 pm and we will begin the 17-mile escorted ride ending at our destination, the 27 Bar and Lounge in Ft. Lauderdale at approximately 1:00 pm.
Entertainment, Food and Activities:
4 Live Bands (see schedule below)
Special Guests: Paul Teutul Sr. from Orange County Choppers and the hit show American Chopper
Food trucks, Mission BBQ and beer tents
Cosmos Ice Cream Truck: “World’s Largest Ice Cream Truck”
Sandman Beach Art by Josh the Sandman
Raffles and prizes
Live Entertainment Schedule:
12:45 pm – Siren Says Rock
2:30 pm – DNA
3:30 pm – Reckless
5:00 pm – 22 North
Mickey’s Tiki Bar
350 SW 12th Ave, Pompano Beach, FL 33069
End Destination and Fundraiser Event Location:
27 Bar and Lounge
835 NE 3rd Ave
Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33304
9:30 am: Check-in time/complimentary breakfast and other activities
11:00 am: Memorial church service hosted by Sunrise Chapel
12:00 pm: Kick stands up! The ride begins…
1:00 pm: Arrive at destination
Note: Public entry into 27 Bar and Lounge, located inside MASS Arts District will begin at Noon
Five Years On It: Funky Budda Aniversary Party
June 2nd, 2018
2:00 pm – 10:00 pm
LOCATION: Funky Buddha Brewery, Oakland Park Florida
Funky Buddha is celebrating five years of bringing bold, natural ingredient-driven beers to the thirsty masses on Saturday, June 2nd from 2-10pm! Enjoy the celebration with an all star lineup of 50+ Funky Buddha draft beers, live music, food trucks and yummy grub. New this year is the barrel room bash! Vibe out with tasty tunes from local bands and special barrel-aged tappings inside our state of the art barrel room. We’re bringing back classic funky favorites along with some new brews! Five Years on It DIPA bottles will cost $5.55.
Live Music Schedule
7pm-8:30pm: Randy Bernson w/ Julius Pastorius
Facebook Event: https://www.facebook.com/events/182617375721342/
Website Event: https://funkybuddhabrewery.com/news-and-events/news/five-years-it-funky-buddha-anniversary-party-june-2nd
More info at: 954-440-0046 or FunkyBuddhaBrewery.com
6th Annual Pineapple Jamboree – A Taste of The Tropics
June 8th, 2018
6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
LOCATION: Sample McDougald House – 450 NE 10th Street, Pompano Beach, FL
More info : www.pineapplejamboree.com
The Greater Pompano Beach/Lighthouse Point/Margate Chamber of Commerce is presenting Pineapple Jamboree. This year’s theme is “A Taste of The Tropics”, giving the event a Caribbean flavor with more than 15 Rum and Tequila tastings hosted by Pompano Discount Liquors. In addition, Pompano Beached based craft breweries, Holy Mackerel, Bangin Banjo’s and Broski Ciderworks will sample a selection of Pineapple infused Craft Beers paired with delicious morsels! Attendees will also partake in a Hot Buffet prepared by Bobby Rubino’s with a tropical flair. Also keeping this year’s tropical theme, a variety flavored Coffees, Latte’s and Pineapple Desserts will be on the menu.
Connie Davis, Director of Events at the Pompano Chamber said, “Here in the tropics, we like to celebrate all things tropical, beginning with honoring part of our heritage, ‘The Pineapple’! We’re excited to bring these wonderful businesses together for you to get to know, along with some very exciting local entertainment, guaranteed to get you up dancing…and our Authentic Caribbean Steel Drum Band ‘Pan Paradise’ and his Junk-A-Noo Show can do just that!”
Event Highlights for 2018
- Crowning of the 1st Annual “Pineapple Queen”, Debbie McCarty who will serve as “Goodwill Ambassador” for 1 year
- “Week-End Spa Get-A-Way” raffle: including “Two Nights in a suite at the beautiful Pompano Beach Marriott on the beach, overlooking the Atlantic Ocean, Spa Package, Dinner for Two, Lunch for Two, all day Water Taxi, a dozen Roses, Champagne and a luscious Gift Basket”, Raffle Tickets are $10 each or 6 for $50.
- Caribbean Steel Drum Band ‘Pan Paradise’ and Junk-A-Noo Show
So gather up some friends, don your Panama Straw Hat, your favorite tropical print shirt and come out to help us celebrate “The Pineapple”, at this fabulous evening affair.
TICKETS & MORE INFO
Tickets are $40 in advance and $50 at the door. RSVP and Purchase Tickets online at: www.pineapplejamboree.com
School’s Out For Summer Concert on Fort Lauderdale Beach
June 8th, 2018
6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
HOURS and LOCATION: The Fort Lauderdale Beach Hub is located on the corner of Las Olas & A1A (across from The Elbo Room). A metered parking lot is located across the street from the beach. This event takes place weekly through August 31st from 6 till 9pm.
More info at: http://fridaynightsoundwaves.com/artists/school-of-rock/
School’s out for summer – but School of Rock is still on and ready to kick off a summer celebration with Live Music and Dancing on the Sands of Fort Lauderdale Beach, Friday June 8 starting at 6pm. Presented by Southwest Airlines® all ages are invited to the Schools Out for Summer Concert featuring performances by School of Rock Coral Springs, Pompano Beach and West Broward.
About Friday Night Sound Waves
Featuring some of South Florida’s best musical talents performing an eclectic range of genres including jazz, blues, big band swing, indie rock, salsa and classic Americana, the free live music series aims to entertain area locals, global visitors – from the young to the young at heart. Those attending are encouraged to don flip-flops and set up a beach chair in the sand to take in the ocean breezes and spectacular sights and sounds.
Follow updates via Facebook: www.facebook.com/FridayNightSoundWaves
June 9, 2018, 8:00 PM
Location : BB&T Center in Sunrise, FL
More info: www.thebbtcenter.com
Due to overwhelming demand, Harry Styles has added 56 new show dates in 2018 to his sold-out world tour, including a stop at BB&T Center on Saturday, June 9, 2018.
**THERE WILL BE HAZE & STROBE LIGHTS**
ALL GUESTS WILL BE REQUIRED TO WALK THROUGH A METAL DETECTOR AND ARE SUBJECT TO WANDING.
All bags are subject to search.
10th Annual Rum Renaisance Festival
June 9-10, 2018
1:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Location: Greater Fort Lauderdale/Broward County Convention Center, located at 1950 Eisenhower Blvd, Fort Lauderdale, FL
More info: http://www.rumrenaissance.com
The largest rum festival in the world has a new home in Fort Lauderdale this year as the tenth annual Rum Renaissance Festival is scheduled for Saturday June 9 and Sunday June 10, 2018 at the Broward County Convention Center. The festival attracts rum experts, professionals and enthusiasts from more than 30 countries for a fabulous weekend of rum discovery. Ticket-holders benefit from unlimited sampling of hundreds of fine rums from the Caribbean and beyond, celebrity rum seminars, live entertainment and more! Food will be available for purchase. A VIP Tasting Bar for the most serious rum fanatics to taste rare and limited edition rums for a small extra fee. VIPs will have a lounge sponsored by the Ritz Carlton Rum Bar with small food samplings to go with sample cocktails. The event activities will be rounded out with master classes and seminars presented by rum luminaries and key influencers.
RumXP Tasting Competition and Awards
The International Rum Expert Panel judges will be on hand to announce the winners of their annual RumXP Tasting Competition and present these esteemed awards.
Rum Renaissance Seminars
Two seminar classrooms at the Grand Tasting Event can accommodate about 80 participants each. Reserved seating is available for $20 at the festival, or $15 in advance. http://www.rumrenaissance.com/seminars/
TAMBOKA, original Latin gypsy jazz! Free spirited individuals born from the Latin grooves of mother’s legs and the soulful jazz of your sister’s hips. We feel, love, live, and vibe with you through the tropical and earthy sounds impregnated in our hands and voices.
June 17, 2018
7:30 PM, Sunrise, FL
Location: BB&T Center.
More info : www.thebbtcenter.com
Three-time GRAMMY® Award-winning multiplatinum band Maroon 5 have announced the first details of their upcoming 2018 world tour, which is happening in conjunction with the release of their highly anticipated new studio album, Red Pill Blues. The Red Pill Blues world tour will stop at BB&T Center on June 17.
Caribbean Cultural Village Festival 2018
June 24th, 2018
1:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Location: Lauderhill Sports Park -7500 W. Oakland Park Blvd., Lauderhill, FL
More info: www.caribbeanvillage.net
Florida’s largest outdoor celebration of Caribbean American Heritage Month is coming to Lauderhill, FL on Sunday, June 24th with a family-friendly Festival that features the best live Caribbean music, arts, crafts, food tastings, prizes, and an all island-inspired, zesty cook-off competition. This year’s headline musical performers include: International recording artist Maxi Priest along with Kymani Marley; Alison Hinds; Shurwayne Winchester; Julien Believe; MikaBen, and more. “Mr. Comedy” Majah Hype serves as the Festival Emcee and host. This show takes you away on a trip across the Atlantic Ocean and through the Caribbean Sea.
Individual food stations at the Festival feature specialties from Jamaica, Trinidad, Haiti, Bahamas and a variety of other islands.
Proceeds benefit The Galleon Foundation, a South Florida-based non-profit that provides scholarships and student mentoring.
Tickets: General Admission tickets start at $25 when purchased by May 31, $30 as of June 1st and $40 at the gate. Tickets may be purchased online at https://www.caribbeanvillage.net, or at designated ticket outlets. Also available are tickets for the Beach Party (Sponsored by Publix) which will take place on Saturday, June 23, and an all-inclusive VIP package that includes food and hotel stays.
Daryl Hall & John Oates and Train
June 24th, 2018
Time: 7 PM
Location : BB&T Center in Sunrise, FL
More info: www.thebbtcenter.com
Produced by Live Nation, the extensive trek will make over 35 stops across the U.S. and Canada including a stop at BB&T Center. This marks the first-time legendary duo Daryl Hall & John Oates will tour together with fellow award winning hitmakers, Train. Fans can expect full sets from both Daryl Hall & John Oates and Train, followed by a show stopping joint set.
Train is a multi-GRAMMY and Billboard award-winning band from San Francisco, CA that has had 14 songs on Billboard’s Hot 100 list since the release of their debut self-titled album – hits include “Drops Of Jupiter,” “Hey, Soul Sister” “Drive By” and “Play That Song.” They’ve sold more than 10 million albums worldwide, more than 30 million tracks, amassed over a billion streams with multiple platinum/gold citations, and dozens of other honors. Last year, the band released their 8th studio album, a girl a bottle a boat, via Columbia Records spawning the lead single, “Play That Song,” which went platinum in 4 countries including the US, hit Top 5 on the US iTunes chart, Top 10 at Hot AC radio, charted at Adult Top 40 and holds almost 70 Million streams on Spotify alone.