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Miami’s Taste of Brickell Burger, Beer and Balls Bash 2012

Attend the Miami Taste of Brickell‘s “Inaugural Burger, Beer & Balls Bash” to Benefit Boys & Girls Clubs of Miami-Dade in Miami, Fla.  This is one of the events that lead up to the Grand Festival in March of 2013.

Miami's Brickell neighborhood, is amongst the ...
Miami’s Brickell neighborhood, is amongst the fastest-growing areas of Miami-Dade CountyCitation needed (Photo credit: Wikipedia)
Brickell Skyline from the Miami River
Brickell Skyline from the Miami River (Photo credit: Exploratus)

WHEN: Saturday, Aug. 4 from 4-10 p.m.

WHERE: The historic Miami Circle at 401 Brickell Avenue, next to the Icon Brickell

For more information visit www.tasteofbrickell.com

A portion of the proceeds benefit the Boy and Girls Clulbs of Miami

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“Tango Buenos Aires” is the World’s Largest Tango Festival: UNESCO Cultural Heritagein August

 

Pictures of Buenos Aires
Pictures of Buenos Aires (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Argentina is the birthplace of Tango music.  On September 30,  2009, UNESCO‘s Intergovernmental Committee of Intangible Heritage declared tango as “part of the world’s cultural heritage.” This allows Argentina to be eligible to receive financial assistance in safeguarding this cultural treasure for future generations.

Every year for two weeks in August, you can attend the Tango Bueno Aires Festival & World Championship where you can witness the sultry vigor of the Tango! The festival brings together some of the best tango dancers in the world.
WHEN:  August 14-28, 2012,

For more information visit www.tangobuenosaires.gob.ar.

Colón Theatre, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Colón Theatre, Buenos Aires, Argentina (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

 

 

 

 

 

 

Español: Monumento Las Nereidas, de Lola Mora,...
Español: Monumento Las Nereidas, de Lola Mora, Buenos Aires, Argentina. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)
Western entrance of the Colón Opera House, Bue...
Western entrance of the Colón Opera House, Buenos Aires. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

While you are there, visit the world-renowned Colón Theater (Columbus Theater).

 

 

 

 

Español: Interior del Teatro Colón
Español: Interior del Teatro Colón (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

This is the main opera house in Buenos Aires. It is considered to be acoustically amongst the five best concert venues in the world. It opened on May 25, 1908, with Giuseppe Verdi‘s Aïda.

 

 

 

This Vino con Vista city has numerous museums to visit including: history, fine arts, modern arts, decorative arts, popular arts, sacred art, arts and crafts, theatre and popular music. You can also visit the preserved homes of noted art collectors, writers, composers and artists.

Dr. EveAnn Lovero writes Travel Guides and Apps @ www.vino-con-vista.com

 

Tango dance, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Tango dance, Buenos Aires, Argentina (Photo credit: Wikipedia)
Photo montage of Buenos Aires, Argentina. Base...
Photo montage of Buenos Aires, Argentina. Based on File:Manchester Bordered Montage.jpg (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

 

 

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20th Annual Montery Winemakers’ Celebration 2012

Attend the 20th annual Montery Winemakers’ Celebration where you can meet the Winemakers and discover and taste 150 wines from over 40 Monterey County Wineries.  Enjoy live music provided by Red Beans & Rice and indulge in great local food from the Barnyard Restaurants. You can make wine purchases from the “Try and Buy” Wine Marketplace.

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WHEN:   August, 11, 2012 from 1:00 – 4:00 PM

WHERE: Barnyard, Carmel on Highway I

Price: $35 in advance / $45 day of event / $15 Designated Driver

Organization: Monterey County Vintners & Growers Association

Email: info@montereywines.org Phone: 831.375.9400

Website: www.montereywines.org

 

Buy Tickets

Some of the Participating Wineries include:

English: Bottle shot of Chalone Estate Chardonnay
English: Bottle shot of Chalone Estate Chardonnay (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Bernardus WineryBoekenoogen Vineyards & WineryBlair Estate

Carcaccoli Cellars

Carmel Road

Chalone Vineyard

Chateau Julien Wine Estate

Cima Collina

CRU

Dawn’s Dream

De Tierra Vineyards

DFV Wines

Estancia

 

Enhanced by ZemantaDr. EveAnn Lovero writes Travel Guides and Apps @ www.vino-con-vista.com