Calendar Of Events Highlights
Written by Miami Today on October 11, 2007
The Education Fund hosts The Art of Found Objects. The event includes a silent auction on luxury items and art by children, food and entertainment. Oct. 19. 7 p.m. at Doral Golf Resort & Spa, 4400 NW 87th Ave., Doral. $100-$1,000. Details: (305) 892-5099, Ext. 23 or www.educationfund.org.
HOSPITALITY & TOURISM
The Miami-Dade County Academy of Hospitality & Tourism celebrates its 20th anniversary, honoring founders and alumni. Oct. 19. 11:30 a.m. at Hyatt Regency Miami, 400 SE Second Ave., Miami. RSVP by Oct. 12. $75-$700. Details: (305) 885-8127.
GALA OPERA CONCERT
Miami Lyric Opera hosts Gala Opera Concert. The concert features arias, duets, and ensembles from French and Italian operas. Oct. 20. 8 p.m. at Artime Theater, 900 SW First St., Miami. $35. Details: (305) 575-5057, (305) 297-3619 "or www.miamilyricopera.com.
Chamber South presents Compass Gala. The event honors past chairman Phillip Lyons and incoming chairman Bob Gallaher. The event includes cocktails, dinner, silent auction and live entertainment. Oct. 20. 7 p.m. at Signature Gardens, 12725 SW 122nd Ave., Miami. Cocktail attire. RSVP required. $100. Details: (305) 661-1621 or www.chambersouth.com.
Miami Beach Chamber of Commerce hosts the Diamond Palm Awards, an award ceremony that recognizes the accomplishments of local business owners. Oct. 25. 11:30 a.m.-2 p.m. at Parrot Jungle Island, 1111 Parrot Jungle Trail, Watson Island. $75-$1,000. Details: (305) 674-1300 or miamibeachchamber.com.
Vizcaya Museum & Gardens hosts the 21st annual Halloween Sundowner Event. Oct. 27. 8 p.m. at 3251 S. Miami Ave., Miami. $125. Details: (305) 856-4866 or www.vizcayans.org.