Calendar Of Events Events
Written by Miami Today on July 3, 2008
Miami-Dade State Attorney Katherine Fernandez Rundle hosts the Verizon Wireless Florida Clothesline Project. T-shirts on a makeshift clothesline tell stories of abuse and healing by women, children and men who have been affected by domestic violence. The state attorney’s office will also be collecting used and broken cell phones to be refurbished and distributed to victims of domestic abuse. Ends July 11. E.R. Graham Building, 1350 NW 12th Ave., Miami. Details: (305) 547-0535.
Old-fashioned picnic with music and games. 11 a.m.-3:30 p.m. at the Barnacle Historic State Park, 3485 Main Highway, Coconut Grove. $5 general admission; $2 for ages 6-12; children under 6 free. Details: (305) 442-6866 or www.FloridaStateParks.org/TheBarnacle.
MUSIC & FIREWORKS
Miami-Dade Parks hosts annual Fourth of July celebration featuring concerts by local hip-hop and Latin-music performers and a fireworks display at the end of the night. 1-10 p.m. 401 E 65th St., Hialeah. Free admission. Details: (305) 685-8389.
JULY 4 BY THE BAY
Fireworks show at sundown. 6 p.m. Florida International University-Biscayne Campus, 3000 NE 151 St., North Miami. Free admission. Details: (305) 895-9840 or (305) 891-4636.
Fireworks display at 9 p.m. on the beach at Eighth Street and Ocean Drive, South Beach. Free. Details: (305) 673-7400.
Twenty-minute firework display at Black Point Park and Marina, 24775 SW 87th Ave., Cutler Bay. Free admission. Details: (305) 258-4092.
Alonzo Mourning Charities presents Golf Classic, where participants can play alongside basketball stars Alonzo Mourning and Dwayne Wade and other notables from sports and entertainment. 9 a.m.-2 p.m. July 10 at the Doral Gulf Resort & Spa, 4400 NW 87th Ave., Doral. $1,000-$4,000. Details: (305) 476-0095 or www.zsg.com.