Calendar Of Events Highlights
Written by Miami Today on April 17, 2008
Amigos for Kids hosts the ING Miami Celebrity Domino Night 2008 Kick-Off Cocktail. 6:30 p.m. April 22. The Grove Isle Hotel & Spa, Four Grove Isle Dr., Miami. RSVP by Sunday. $125-$1,000. Details: (305) 279-1155 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Education Fund presents The Art of Found Objects, its annual charity auction. The event includes live entertainment, VIP casino lounge, open bar and epicurean feast.
7 p.m. May 2. Doral Golf Resort and Spa, 4400 NW 87th Ave., Doral. RSVP by April 28. $100-$2,500. Details: (305) 892-5099 or www.educationfund.org.
University of Miami/Nova Southeastern University Center for Autism and Related Disabilities hosts the sixth annual Tropical Nights. 7 p.m. May 3. The Biltmore Hotel, 1200 Anastasia Ave., Coral Gables. Proceeds benefit free programs, services and research initiatives for those with autism, their families and professionals who serve them. Limited seating. $200-$10,000. Details: (305) 284-9126 or www.cardtropicalnights.org.
New World Symphony celebrates its 20th anniversary season with "Twenty Years a Musical HC," with conductor Michael Tilson Thomas. 8 p.m. May 3. Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts of Miami-Dade County, Knight Concert Hall, 1300 Biscayne Blvd., Miami. $38.75-$153.75. Details: www.arshtcenter.org.
SAUTE & SIP
Baptist Outpatient Services of Baptist Health South Florida hosts Pineapple Sauté and Sip Interactive Dinner with celebrity chefs. Proceeds will benefit the new Advanced Surgical and Breast Imaging Center. 7 p.m. May 9. The Biltmore Hotel, 1212 Anastasia Ave., Coral Gables. Details: (786) 662-7353.
The 20th anniversary Catholic Hospice Benefit Gala benefits the patients and families of Catholic Hospice, a non-profit organization. The event includes cocktail, dinner and performance by Arturo Sandoval. 7 p.m. May 31. Hilton Downtown Miami, 1601 Biscayne Blvd., Miami. $250. Details: (305) 351-7102 or www.catholichospice.org.