The Department of Cultural & Community Services hosts events throughout the year. Here you will find a listing of the upcoming city events, and any important information you should know in order to attend. For more information on any of these events call 305.792.1706.
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WINTER FEST 5:00 – 8:00 PM SATURDAY, DECEMBER 1, 2012 SAMSON OCEANFRONT PARK, 17425 COLLINS AVENUE
The City of Sunny Isles Beach invites residents to come out as we kick off the holiday season in style as the Mayor throws the switch to light up the park at our annual celebration of winter. Enjoy an evening of FREE rides and crafts for the kids, winter playtime activities, and a photo opportunity with a special visitor in a red suit! It’s sure to be a glorious beachside party for young and old alike.
BINGO 3:00 – 4:00 PM, WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 5, 2012 SIB GOVERNMENT CENTER, COMMISSION CHAMBERS, 18070 COLLINS AVENUE
Come with friends and neighbors and enjoy a little bit of fun at bingo. Win gift cards and cash prizes. Participation is $2 per person but call ahead to 305.792.1706 to reserve your seat.
MT. SINAI LECTURE SERIES 10:00 AM – NOON, THURSDAY, DECEMBER 6, 2012 SIB GOVERNMENT CENTER, COMMISSION CHAMBERS, 18070 COLLINS AVENUE
Learn about the many aspects of your health by attending these informative and free lectures offered once a month. Reservations required. Call to the Mt. Sinai public relations staff at 305.674.2600.
ARTS & CRAFTS FAIR 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM SATURDAY, DECEMBER 8, 2012 & SUNDAY, DECEMBER 9, 2012 HERITAGE PARK, 19200 COLLINS AVENUE
SAWGRASS MILLS MALL BUS LEAVES AT 9:30 AM, FROM GOVERNMENT CENTER TUESDAY, DECEMBER 11, 2012 SUNRISE, FLORIDA
Join us at the only place where you can get hundreds of designer brands for less. With over 300 stores (including JC Penney, Saks Fifth Avenue Off Fifth, and Burlington Coat Factory), 2 food courts, a theater, and a game room. Bus returns at 4:30 pm. Heaving walking. Residents $5.00 and Non-Residents $10. For more information call 305.792.1706.
MT. SINAI BLOOD PRESSURE & BLOOD SUGAR TESTING 9:00 AM – NOON, THURSDAY, DECEMBER 13, 2012
Take care of yourself! Come and let the qualified health professionals from Mt. Sinai check out your pressure and sugar. Cholesterol Testing is only offered in January and July sessions. Located in the First Floor Meeting Room, Government Center, 18070 Collins Avenue. No reservations required, first come, first serve basis.
HOLIDAY BALL 6:00 – 9:00 PM SATURDAY, DECEMBER 15, 2012 PELICAN COMMUNITY PARK
Join us for Dancing Through the Decades enjoy wonderful music, a great buffet, raffles and door prizes. A special presentation of artist Beatriz Alcantara works will be shown in a pre-dinner lounge. To purchase tickets come to Pelican Community Park. Residents with ID $10, Non-Residents, $15 PCP Members $5. For questions call 305.792.1706.
FAMILY MOVIE NIGHTS 7:00 – 9:00 PM FRIDAY, DECEMBER 21, HERITAGE PARK SATURDAY, DECEMBER 22, TOWN CENTER PARK
Join your friends and neighbors for an old fashioned outdoor movie, bring your blankets and chairs. Kid themed activity begins at 7:00 pm with the movie following at 7:30pm. For more information call 305.792.1706.
SALUTE TO VIENNA BUS LEAVES AT 5:30 PM, FROM GOVERNMENT CENTER SUNDAY, DECEMBER 30, 2012 ADRIENNE ARSHT CENTER
Spend an evening at a festive New Year’s Concert, featuring a brilliant, new cast of over 75 musicians and including a program of Strauss waltzes, polkas and famous operetta excerpts. The performance is enhanced by stellar European singers and dancers in beautiful costumes. Bus returns at approximately 9:00 pm. Minimal walking required. Residents $60.00 and Non- Residents $65.