Cocktail Festival and Carnival: How to spend a weekend in Miami (October 7-9)

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Cocktail Fest and Carnival: How to Spend a Weekend in Miami (October 7-9)

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What: Alice in Wonderland Halloween performance

When: Friday-Sunday, October 7-9

Where: Tropical Park 7900 SW 40th St Miami 33155

< p>More: The company that presented last year's Haunted Circus festival is presenting a Halloween performance on the theme of Alice in Wonderland this year. Stranger than chilling, the whimsical tale follows Alice down the rabbit hole to meet a host of well-known characters, including the Mad Hatter, the Queen of Hearts, the White Rabbit and other familiar faces.

Join Alice on this interactive journey of game quests, character performances, Wonderland-themed photo zones, pumpkin carving stations, tarot card readings, and more.

Price: $49


What: Seminar on employment in the USA for Ukrainians

When : Friday, October 7, from 18:00

Where: Online

More: Join Katya Kostyukova-Stewart for a presentation on Upwardly Global, an organization dedicated to helping immigrants find employment in the United States.

Kostyukova-Stewart is a LinkedIn Certified Coach, Rock Your Profile Mentor, and Nonprofit Mentor Upwardly Global, an organization that helps skilled immigrants find work in the United States. She will review Upwardly Global resources for Ukrainians and answer questions from event guests.

Price: Free


What: Cocktail Festival

Cocktail Festival and Carnival: How to spend a weekend in Miami (October 7-9)

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When: Friday, October 7th from 6:30pm

Where: The Cruz Building 3157 Commodore Plaza Miami 33133

More:The annual Craft Spirits Fest returns to Coconut Grove to celebrate Miami's thriving cocktail industry. More than 30 spirits producers from all over the world participate in the large-scale festival. Sip your favorite drinks, sample new varieties and spend the evening enjoying live jazz music.

Price: $75


< b>What: Electric Car Festival

When: Saturday-Sunday, October 8-9

Where: Regatta Park 3500 Pan American Dr. Miami 33133

Read more: Electric cars are all the rage, and now Miami is hosting a car festival. Electrify Festival, North America's largest electric vehicle festival, where people can see and test the latest electric vehicles, e-bikes, e-motorcycles, e-skateboards and e-scooters, as well as several electric jet skis. And for the youngest visitors there is a children's area.

Price: $20


What: Bacon and Barbecue Festival

Cocktail Festival and Carnival: How to spend a weekend in Miami (October 7-9)

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When: Saturday, October 8, from 10:00

Where: Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden, 10901 Old Cutler Rd, Coral Gables, FL 33156

More info: Fairchild Garden hosts the first Bacon and Barbecue Festival. Meat Festival brings together the best masters and suppliers of meat in Miami. Bourbon and various drinks will be served with all this meat. In addition, guests can enjoy live music and entertainment.

Price: From $16


What: < /b>Miami Carnival

When: Sunday, October 9, from 11:00 am

Where: Miami-Dade County Fair & Expo Center 10901 SW 24th St Miami

More:The 38th annual Miami Carnival is a massive parade that takes place at the Miami-Dade County Fair and Exposition. The parade includes food, crafts and a colorful display of over 30,000 costumes, plus a mega concert.

Price: From $25


What: Salsa Night

When: Sunday, October 9, from 15:00

Where: Sweet Liberty Drinks & Supply Company 237-B 20th St Miami Beach 33139

Read More:Every second Sunday of the month, Sweet Liberty invites everyone to live music and offers the opportunity to showcase their moves. And everyone can visit the brunch before the dance.

Price: From $0


Dear readers! Please note that due to the coronavirus epidemic, some events may be canceled or rescheduled to other dates. Therefore, before visiting, we recommend checking the information on the websites of the organizers.

But we have collected a lot of interesting online events for you:

  • we suggest going to one of the 11 virtual tours of New York
  • if you have long wanted to visit the best museums and theaters, now do it from the comfort of your home – just follow this link
  • get free access to online courses from US universities here
  • read this post on how to make the most of your weeks at home during quarantine
  • here – 50 free courses on a variety of topics
  • following this link, visit the most famous castles in Europe
  • we have collected dozens of free resources for not boring self-isolation here

In addition, look for interesting events for each day of the week in our calendar. Come, learn, share with friends. Before visiting, check the organizers' websites for details and venues, as they may change.

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