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Written by Miami Today on December 17, 2009
Be a tennis spectator free of charge as young athletes gather for the 48th International Junior Orange Bowl Tennis Championship. 8 a.m.-6 p.m. Tropical Park, 7900 SW 40th St., Miami. Runs through Dec. 23. Details: (305) 223-8710 or www.miamidade.gov/parks/parks/tropical.asp.
HIP HAPPY HOUR
Mingle, sip cocktails, sample gourmet snacks and tour Miami Art Museum’s latest additions at the monthly JAM@MAM happy-hour event. 5-8:30 p.m. Miami Art Museum, 101 W. Flagler St., Miami. Free for members. $10 for non-members. Details: (305) 375-1704 or www.miamiartmuseum.org.
The French American Chamber of Commerce hosts a holiday reception at the home the Consul General of France in Miami. 7-9 p.m. 4896 SW 80th St., Miami. $20-$40. Details: (305) 374-5000 or email@example.com or www.faccmiami.com.
Pay a visit to the heart of Little Havana for this once-a-month cultural event, featuring live music, artwork and a free historic walking tour. 6-11 p.m. SW 8th St. between SW 13th and 17th Ave., Miami. Details: 305 643-5500 or www.culturalfridays.org.
Ride through the streets of South Dade on an old-fashioned hayride, singing Christmas carols all the way. After enjoying the scenes of decorated houses and lights, gather around the campfire right at Camp Owaissa Bauer for holiday-themed storytelling. Guests are encouraged to bring their own s’mores materials to roast marshmallows over the campfire. Hayrides leave every 30 minutes. Camp Owaissa Bauer, 17001 SW 264 St., Homestead. $1 for children. $4 for adults. Details: 305-365-6706 or http://www.miamidade.gov/parks/.