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Saturday, September 9

Enjoy a FULL day of fun and our official box office opening* 

The Farmer's Market and Café at Books & Books will open at 9 a.m.
The Box Office will operate from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Stay tuned for a full schedule of activities! 


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Meet Miami’s New Arts Season: FREE ALL-DAY events for your family to enjoy!

120 arts organizations, 25 live performances, 15 eateries, cost for admission $0. That’s right! The Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts' ArtsLaunch is back and bigger than ever on Saturday, September 9th!

The free, all-day community happening will be the official kick-off for Miami’s 2017-2018 season. Over 100 local cultural organizations will take to the Ziff Ballet Opera House Stage at their largest Community Arts Village yet—and so will you. The day will be filled with Broadway demos, dance workshops, and an entire lineup family-friendly festivities. 

Take a tour of the entire Arsht Center campus, experience culinary demos by BRAVA by Brad Kilgore, or just wind down at the Food Caravan Boulevard and Sweet Street filled with some of Miami’s favorite bites. Be among the first to snag tickets to The Arsht Center’s upcoming season with no handling fees*, or stay for the explosive after party jam!

  • Over 40 Shows On Sale*
  • $5 Parking in Lot C
  • Food Caravan Boulevard
  • Miami DDA Community Arts Village of 120 cultural organizations***
  • A Kids’ Silent Disco Party
  • Chef & Mixology Demonstrations - click here to RSVP
  • A Family Kid Zone on the Thomson Plaza
  • Broadway Workshops and Mini-Performances
  • The Longest International Conga Line
  • An Evening After Party with Live Music on the Thomson Plaza

*No handling fees on single tickets purchased in-person at the box office on Sep 9, 2017. Restrictions apply. The box office will be open from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.

**All guests entering the premises will be subject to bag check. Click here for a list of prohibited items. 

***Community Arts Village Organizations Confirmed*** 
Make sure that you visit these organizations to find out about their upcoming seasons! 

Actors' Playhouse at the Miracle Theatre 
Area Stage Company
Art Box
Art Miami 
Artist in Residence in Everglades
Arts & Business Council of Miami
Arts for Learning
Beaux Arts of the Lowe Art Museum at the University of Miami 
BE Dance Studios 
Centro Cultural Español 
City Theatre
Coconut Grove Arts Festival
Combat Hippies
Comic Cure
Conchita Espinosa Conservatory
Coordinated Arts of Miami 
Coral Gables Arts Cinema
Culture Force
Culture Shock
Doctor Aromas Foundation
Downtown Development Authority 
Dranoff 2 Piano 
Fantasy Theatre Factory
FIU College of Communication, Architecture and The Arts
FIU Miami International GuitarART Festival
FIU School of Music
Florida Grand Opera
Florida Guitar Foundation
Fluxus Warehouse - Agatha Wright Dance Co.
French Arts Associates
Gable Stage
Hard Rock Hollywood
Historic Hampton House
History Miami Museum
Institute of Contemporary Art
Jazz in the Gardens
Jerry Herman Ring Theatre
Jewish Museum of Florida - FIU
KROMA Art Space and Studios
Latin Plus Entertainment
Learn O1
Life is Art, Inc.
Little Haiti Cultural Center
Little Revolt 
Locust Projects
M Ensemble Company
Magic City Opera
Main Street Playhouse, Miami Lakes
Malaysia-Indonesia Contemporary Arts
Miami Acting Company
Miami Buskerfest Festival 
Miami Center for Architecture & Design
Miami Children's Chorus
Miami Children's Museum
Miami City Ballet
Miami Dade County Department of Cultural Affairs
Miami Dade Public Library System
Miami Hispanic Ballet/22nd International Ballet Festival Miami
Miami Light Project 
Miami Music Festival 
Miami Music Project
Miami New Drama/Colony Theater
Miami Symphony Orchestra
Miami Theater Center
Miami Web Fest
Miami Wind Symphony
Miami Youth for Chamber Music
Miramar Cultural Center
Museum of Contemporary Art 
National Young Arts Institute 
New World School of the Arts
New World Symphony 
Nu Deco Ensemble
O,Miami Poetry Festival
Opa-locka Community Development Corporation
Orchestra Miami 
OUTshine Film Festival
Overtown Performing Arts Center 
Perez Art Museum
Peter London Global Dance Company
Pinecrest Gardens
Roy Rodriguez Fine Arts
Seraphic Fire
Siempre Flamenco
South Florida Friends of Classical Music
South Florida Symphony Orchestra
South Florida Youth Symphony 
StepFlix Entertainment
Stop, Breathe, and Smile
Style Addicts, Inc. 
Talent 4 Change
The Bass Museum
The Fillmore Miami Beach
The Rhythm Foundation
The Walking Hearts
Thomas Armour Youth Ballet
Urbaniza Realty
What if Works, Inc.
Wynwood Theater and Arts
Zoetic Stage


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