O Cinema screens “Beach Rats,” which tells of an aimless teenager on the outer edges of Brooklyn as he struggles to escape his bleak home life and navigate questions of self-identity, as he balances his time between his delinquent friends, a potential new girlfriend and older men he meets online. Times vary. O Cinema Wynwood, […]
Locust Projects presents “Whithervanes,” which displays four-foot tall, internet-connected headless chickens that change color and direction in response to the climate of fear propagated by the media. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Locust Projects, 3852 N Miami Ave., Miami Design District. Details: www.locustprojects.org/.
Bayfront Park presents the first ever Miami pizza festival with pizza vendors from all over the world. 3 p.m. Bayfront Park, 301 Biscayne Blvd., Miami. Details: http://bit.ly/2vICIre.
The Coral Gables Art Cinema screens “Last Days in Havana,” which tells of neighbors from Havana, Cuba, as they lean on their friendship in a city on the verge of substantial change. 3 p.m. Coral Gables Art Cinema, 260 Aragon Ave., Coral Gables. Details: (786) 385-9689 or http://www.gablescinema.com/ or firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Miami Children’s Museum presents the musical, “El Misterio de las Notas Musicales” performed by Juana La Iguana, which tells of Juana la Iguana and her friends as they embark on a fun adventure to look for missing musical notes. 5 & 7 p.m. Miami Children’s Museum, 980 MacArthur Causeway, Watson Island. Details: (305) 373-5437 […]
Miami Dade College’s Kendall Campus, in partnership with the Consulate General of Mexico in Miami, presents its Mexican Independence Day fiesta featuring live Mariachi, dances, games, crafts, traditional foods, prizes and more. 5:30-10:30 p.m. MDC Kendall Campus, Theodore R. Gibson Health Center, Building 7000, 11011 SW 104th St., Kendall. Details: www.mdc.edu.
The Miami Beach Cinematheque screens “Dawson City: Frozen Time,” which tells of a bulldozer that digs up a long-lost collection of 533 nitrate film prints from the early 1900s. 6:50 p.m. Miami Beach Cinematheque, 1130 Washington Ave., Miami Beach. Details: (305) 673-4567 or http://mbcinema.com/.
Evelina Galang discusses her book “Lolas’ House,” which tells the stories of more than 1,000 Filipino women and girls who were kidnapped by the Imperial Japanese Army during World War II. 7 p.m. Books & Books, 265 Aragon Ave., Coral Gables. Details: (305) 442-4408 or http://www.booksandbooks.com/.
The North Miami Beach Multicultural Committee and the Littman Theater presents Tito Puente Jr. and his Latin jazz ensemble live in concert in celebration of Hispanic heritage month. 8 p.m. Littman Theater, 17011 NE 19th Ave., North Miami Beach. Details: (305) 948-2957.