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What’s in season? 10 local crops you need to try

  South Florida has one of the country’s most unique farming landscapes. While the rest of the US is covered in snow, our tropical temperatures produce some of the sweetest natural treats. South Florida’s agricultural heartland is full of amazing [...]

July 24, 2017 Local Happenings

Why Exploring South Miami On Two Wheels Is Better Than Four

“I’ve gotten to enjoy my city with a new perspective because of this group — even after 27 years of living in Miami! Such a nice bunch.” -source: meetup.com “Excellent! Thank goodness we have this here in Miami – Loved [...]

July 19, 2017 Local Happenings

“El Viandero”

Just off of 8th Street and Ponce de Leon Boulevard Medardo Aguilera, also known by his nom de guerre “El Viandero,” sells a variety of fruits and vegetables out of his truck parked under the shade of an oak tree. [...]

July 10, 2017 Local Happenings

Outdoor Fitness: The Rickenbacker Causeway

I don’t know about you, but I love to work out in nature.  I refuse to believe you need fancy equipment and a hole in your wallet just to be healthy. Subscribing to a park and beach to break the monotony of [...]

June 30, 2017 Local Happenings

Welcome to the Miami Zine Fair

New York. Los Angeles. San Francisco. Austin. Now, Miami. All these cities have one thing in common: zine fairs.  In just a few short years, the Miami Zine Fair has grown exponentially.  Switching hands in true Miami form, it began [...]

April 27, 2017 Local Happenings

The SunFest #Fordistas Playlist

South Florida has found a new purpose for its oceanfront properties and beaches– music festivals. From Miami to West Palm Beach and Fort Lauderdale, we’ve become a hub for hosting music events year round in varying styles and music genres. This [...]

April 26, 2017 Lifestyle, Local Happenings

FESTIVAL READY: 6 HACKS TO SUNFEST

South Florida has found a new purpose for its oceanfront properties and beaches– music festivals. From Miami to West Palm Beach and Fort Lauderdale, we’ve become a hub for hosting music events year round in varying styles and music genres. This [...]

April 26, 2017 Local Happenings

Afrobeta’s Magic Poetry Bus

Leave it to O, Miami Poetry Festival and local favorites Afrobeta to create a travelling poetry festival, as if a whole month of projects and events across the Miami-Dade County were not enough. This year, Cucy and Tony of Afrobeta [...]

April 20, 2017 Local Happenings

Three creative rituals that will inspire you: Tertulia Series

[ter-tú-li-a]: a social gathering with literary, artistic or cultural overtones; a neighborhood meeting of the minds. In its new conversation series, #Fordistas will explore current, creative and thought-provoking topics vital to South Florida and creatives at large. The inaugural episode [...]

March 29, 2017 Local Happenings