Neighborhood Wanderings

There are many things to do this month! Take your mom out for an evening, experience the sounds of New Orleans, or watch an American pop icon in concert!

May 11

Celebrating over 40 years since their founding in 1977, New Orleans-based Dirty Dozen Brass Band has taken the traditional foundation of brass band music and incorporated it into a blend of genres including Bebop Jazz, Funk and R&B/Soul. Head on over to Hollywood and experience the sounds of this legendary band. Engage in vibrant cultures of South Florida through food and music at the ArtsPark at Young Circle between the hours of 8-10 pm. Admission is free and it’s family-friendly, so bring all of your family and friends!

May 11

Celebrate moms at the Mothers Are So Sweet event being held at the Plantation Community Center for an evening of music, delicious food, and painting! Bring out the Picasso in you even if you have never painted, enjoy tasty foods, and dance the night away! The festivities will commence from 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm. Enjoy the day in a great atmosphere and a joyous time with your loved ones. Spaces are limited, so be sure to purchase your tickets in advance. Cost per couple is $35, and $15 per additional child.

May 31

Relive the 80s with Taylor Dayne, an American singer, songwriter, and actress with a career spanning three decades. Her groundbreaking debut single, “Tell It To My Heart,” turned her into an overnight international star in 1987. Then, she followed that smash hit with 17 Top 20 songs over the course of her three-decade career, including “Love Will Lead You Back,” “Prove Your Love,” and “I’ll Always Love You”. Taylor Dayne will be performing at the Miramar Cultural Center from 8-10 pm. Tickets to her performance range from $35, $50, and $60.

By Vanessa C. Guzman


Vanessa is an outgoing person who is always trying to keep the peace and the positivity flowing. She loves the beach, going out with her friends, and being a great THINKer as Editorial Director.