Coconut Grove, FL – Coconut Grove’s Fashion + Art + Music Night will wrap up their seasonal cultural celebration Saturday, June 7, 2014 from 7:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. with the collaboration of Fete de la Musique Coconut Grove. Fete & F.A.M. Night will offer visitors an unique experience as they stroll the district to shop the latest fads in fashion, premier art exhibitions and listen to a variety of musical styles reflective to South Florida’s music scene.
Fete de la Musique Coconut Grove has moved it’s date this year from the traditional summer solstice on June 21 to the first Saturday of the month when the F.A.M. is held.
“This is our third season and it’s wonderful that live music on the streets is now being held on a monthly basis with the Grove Fashion, Art Music night so we decided to combine our event with the F.A.M.,” according to Brigitte Kishlar, founder of the Miami Conservatory of Music which is producing the event with the B.I.D. “The Fete is a celebration of all the musical styles we have locally and is an exciting experience for music lovers of all ages and cultures”.
Coconut Grove’s business district will be filled with live musical performance by local musicians such as Three Sheets to the Wind, Wynwood Walls, Nathan Taylor, The Earthshine Duo, Sunshine Stompers and Orange Flight, a musical collaboration of soul, hip-hop, indie, and funk, will be playing at Barracuda Bar & Grill.
New F.A.M. participant, Detlev Aveda Salon, who will be showcasing their newly remodeled salon, is set to present an exclusive trunk show featuring the fashion designs of Milda Bublys and jewelry by MioPuma. Milda Bublys is a local designer and internationally known for her collection of one-of-a-kind clothing and turbans, created using repurposed and vintage fabrications. Fashion artist and designer Miozotis Pumarol is the purveyor of an Artisan Jewelry Collection featuring a subtle, airy and exotic collection of earrings, bracelets and necklaces.CocoWalk’s newest boutique, Bindi, will offer $15 off every $100 visitors spend as well as wine and chocolate upon the arrival to the new shop. On Main Highway, Vinos will offer 10% off wines and beers by the glass and bottles for the event!
Returning F.A.M. participant, Coconut Grove Art Gallery presents the closing reception of “A Picture is Worth a Thousand Words”, a one-man photography retrospective of the J. Arturo Fridman M.D., whose unique personal vision will inspire attendees with stunning photographs all framed personally by the artist. Nearby on Florida Ave., TK’s at the Villa Mayfair specially extended their happy hour menu until 10:00pm.
Other participants include CocoWalk, Boswell Mourot Fine Art, The Bookstore in the Grove, FrameWorks, Design Bar, Goldie, Bindi, The Habit: Art !, BVogish, Isabel Riera, Allie and Chica.
Enjoy the season end F.A.M Night with live music in the streets, artist exhibitions and an exclusive first look at summer collections. F.A.M. night is set to return in October 4, 2015.
When: Saturday, June 7, 2014
Where: Grand Avenue, Main Highway, Commodore Plaza, and Fuller Street, Coconut Grove, FL 33133. For parking locations, www.coconutgrove.com
Who: Sponsored by the Coconut Grove Business Improvement District in collaboration with the Miami Conservatory of Music. This event connects fashion, art and music to stay true to its neighborhood’s historic artistic community.
Admission: FREE and open to the public.
Contact: For more information, please visit www.coconutgrove.com or call the Coconut Grove BID office at 305-461-5506.
About the Coconut Grove Business Improvement District (BID)
The Coconut Grove BID is a Board of the City of Miami that exists to improve the quality and financial success of Coconut Grove’s commercial core. It enhances safety, sanitation, streetscape, and marketing, as well as supports special events in the District. For more information about the Coconut Grove BID, please visit www.coconutgrove.com or call 305-461-5506.
About the Miami Conservatory of Music
The Miami Conservatory of Music is a not-for-profit organization that provides quality training for young musicians and offers guidance to students with exceptional musical ability. MCM’s mission is to search for and develop hidden talents within our community while providing venues and events for musical expression. Our future depends on the investment we make in our children today. Educating and promoting creative expression in young people helps shape tomorrow’s musical minds.