Calendar Of Events Highlights
Written by Miami Today on February 21, 2008
Miami-Dade County Parks and Recreation presents the 20th annual In the Company of Women, an award ceremony that honors outstanding female leaders in various fields from arts and entertainment to government and law. 6:30 p.m. March 5. Vizcaya Museum & Gardens, 3251 S. Miami Ave., Miami. $30-$5,000. Details: (305) 480-1717, Ext. 104.
Zoological Society of Florida presents Feast with the Beasts, a fundraiser to benefit the Zoological Society’s education and conservation programs. 8 p.m. March 7. Miami Metrozoo, 12400 SW 152nd St. $175. Details: (305) 255-5551 or www.miamimetrozoo.com.
Miami Dade College presents awards night celebration for 2008 Miami International Film Festival. 7 p.m. for Red Carpet and 8 p.m. Awards Ceremony at Gusman Center for the Performing Arts, 174 E. Flagler St., Miami. 9:30 p.m. Awards Night Celebration at Alfred I. Dupont Building, 169 E. Flagler St., Second Floor, Miami. March 8. Details: www.miamifilmfestival.com.
The Children’s Bereavement Center hosts Rockin’ on the Green 2008. The event includes cocktails, buffet dinner, dancing and silent auction. Proceeds will go towards The Children’s Bereavement Center. Casual chic. 7 p.m. March 8. Ransom Everglades School, 3575 Main Hwy., Coconut Grove. RSVP by Feb. 29. $150. Details: (305) 668-4902 or www.childbereavement.org.
Concert Association of Florida presents a piano concert by Lang Lang. 8 p.m. March 9. The Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts of Miami-Dade County, Knight Concert Hall, 1300 Biscayne Blvd., Miami. $15-$90. Details: www.concertfla.org.
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Miami celebrates its 50th anniversary with the Big Event 2008, a fundraising event where all the proceeds go towards Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Miami. The event includes cocktails and auction. Limited seating. 7:30 p.m. March 22. Legends Ballroom at the Doral Golf Resort & Spa, 4400 NW 87th Ave. $750-$50,000. Details: (305) 644-0066 or www.wementor.org.