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Written by Miami Today on July 12, 2012
The Miami Marlins’ Jiffy Lube Friday Night Live presents a post-game on-field concert with internationally acclaimed rap and pop artist "Flo Rida" featuring Tyler Medeiros. After the first Miami Marlins Friday home game of each month, fans will be able to stay in their seats and experience a live post-game concert on the field with top recording artists and entertainers. The National League East division rival Washington Nationals is set for 7:10 p.m. Marlins Park, 501 Marlins Way, Miami. $40 VIP passes available. Concert free with game ticket purchase. Details: (305) 444-3383 or www.marlins.com.
The 20th annual International Mango Festival, "Mangos at Fairchild: Evolution," celebrates the growth and development of Florida’s tropical fruit. Through lectures, cooking demonstrations, samplings, sales and children’s activities, visitors learn the differences among mangos cultivars around the globe. They also have the opportunity to purchase mangos from the mango fruit market, buy Curator’s Choice mango trees and bid on a variety of mangos at auction. 9:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. July 14-15. Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden, 10901 Old Cutler Road, Coral Gables. Free for children 5 and under, and Fairchild members. $12 children 6-17. $25 others. Details: (305) 667-1651 or www.fairchildgarden.org.