2019-2020 Social Season Preview

SocialMiami’s Social Season Preview provides a first look at the exciting events planned for the 2019-2020 social season. Updated daily, the Social Season Preview will remain on SocialMiami’s homepage throughout the season.

If your event is not listed, send the event date and title to Melanie.

Many of the previewed events also appear in SocialMiami’s 13th Annual Gala Guide. Additions are still coming in for the Gala Guide, which remains on SocialMiami’s homepage and is distributed periodically to our subscribers and social media followers though the season.

September 2019

Sep 7         Arts Launch presented by the Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts

Sep 19       Fashion Gives Back hosted by Nicklaus Children’s Young Ambassadors

Sep 20      Orange Bowl Food and Wine Celebration presented by Florida Blue

Sep 26      HistoryMiami Museum’s VIP Party for Gridiron Glory

Sep 29      Rosh Hashanah

October 2019

Oct 2           “Grow Your Influence,” hosted by CIM Consulting in partnership with Foodie Tribe

Oct 4           Ev Clay/PRSA Miami hosts its 32nd Annual Endowment Fund Luncheon

Oct 4           3rd Annual Luncheon hosted by Miami Bridge Youth & Family Services

Oct 5           “Cirque de Success” – 25th Anniversary Party hosted by Suited for Success

Oct 5           7th Annual Athletes’ Awards Event hosted by Special Olympics Florida-Miami Dade

Oct 5           12th Annual “It’s All About the Kids” Event to benefit St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital

Oct 7           34th Annual Greats Sports Legends Dinner to benefit The Buoniconti Fund to Cure Paralysis

Oct 8           Yom Kippur

Oct 10-13   Miami Film Festival’s GEMS 2019

Oct 11          American Cancer Society’s 2019 Inner Circle of Twelve Luncheon

Oct 11          The Biltmore Ball to benefit the Coral Gables Community Foundation – Windsor Wonderland

Oct 12          Imagine Charity Gala to benefit His House Children’s Home

Oct 13-14    Coconut Grove Pumpkin Patch Festival

Oct 19          Diamond Ball hosted by Nicklaus Children’s Hospital Foundation

Oct 19          The National LGBTQ Task Force Gala – Miami

Oct 20         10th Annual “Not So Scary Family Halloween” hosted by Miami Children’s Museum

Oct 20         Women of Tomorrow’s 10K Walk/Run Event

Oct 23         PAMM’s Corporate Luncheon

Oct 23         Night at the Market, National Parkinson’s Foundation Miami Gala

Oct 25         Something’s Brewing After Dark, Miami Children’s Museum’s Adult Halloween Costume Party

Oct 25         25th Annual “Be A Voice” Luncheon hosted by Voices For Children Foundation

Oct 25         Halloween Nights hosted by INTI Foundation

Oct 26         2019 Illuminations Gala and nextgen After-Party to benefit Chapman Partnership

Oct 26         Locust Projects’ Smash & Grab

Oct 27         Jazz at Joe’s hosted by Big Brothers Big Sisters of Miami

Oct 27         Kids JAMM at PAMM

Oct 27         Ghosts in the Garden, Miami Beach Botanical Garden’s Family Halloween Event

Oct 30         24th Annual I Have A Dream Foundation Miami Gala

November 2019

Nov 1           National Philanthropy Day Luncheon hosted by Association of Fundraising Professionals

Nov 1           10th Anniversary of the Florida Day of the Dead Celebration

Nov 2          “An Evening Where No One Sleeps,” the annual gala for Young Patronesses of the Opera

Nov 2           25th Annual InterContinental Miami Make-A-Wish Ball

Nov 2           Guitars Over Guns “Choose Your Sound” Benefit Concert

Nov 2          The Leukemia and Lymphoma Society’s annual “Light the Night” Event

Nov 4           Florida Foster Care Reviews 14th Annual Claws for Kids Luncheon

Nov 7            Friendship Circle Heart and Soul Banquet

Nov 8           15th Annual Charity Classic hosted by Evensky & Katz/Foldes to benefit Coral Gables Community Foundation and others

Nov 8           GIVING BAC: Annual Fundraiser to benefit Bakehouse Arts Complex

Nov 9          Strong Girls’ Annual Gala

Nov 11         Gus Machado Golf Classic to benefit Amrican Cancer Society

Nov 13        31st Annual Festival of Chefs presented by Easterseals South Florida

Nov 14        The Women’s Event hosted by Greater Miami Jewish Federation

Nov 15         10th Anniversary Women of Distinction & Caring Luncheon hosted by Plaza Health Foundation

Nov 15         Wine Auction at the Venetian Pool to benefit Coral Gables Community Foundation

Nov 16           Inaugural Annual Fundraising Event to benefit Goodwill Industries of South Florida

Nov 16         Boys & Girls Clubs of Miami-Dade’s 13th Annual “Wild About Kids” Gala, a one-night cruise aboard Norwegian Cruise Line’s “Encore”

Nov 16         57th Annual Costume Ball “Fire and Ice” hosted by Beaux Arts

Nov 16         Ray of Hope Gala to benefit South Florida Autism Charter Schools

Nov 16         5th Annual Gala hosted by Orianne & Phil Collins’ Little Dreams Foundation

Nov 16         Steps for Healing, a 5K Remembrance Run to benefit Children’s Bereavement Center

Nov 17         RASG Hebrew Academy Gala

Nov 21         Give MIAMI Day

Nov 23         The 63rd Annual Vizcaya Ball “Rock Your Rococo”

Nov 23         Party Like It’s 1939 – Coral Gables Then and Now hosted by Coral Gables Museum

Nov 25        Guardians of the Children Luncheon hosted by Jackson Health Foundation

December 2019

Dec 4-8      Art Basel Miami

Dec 5          35th Anniversary Celebration Gala to benefit Meals on Wheels South Florida

Dec 6            The BIG Golf & Tennis Tournament to benefit Big Brothers Big Sisters of Miami

Dec 7           20th Annual Hope for All Gala hosted by Camillus House

Dec 7           Winterfest Black Tie Ball presented by Ford

Dec 10         Kesher’s 23rd Annual Guardian Fall Luncheon

Dec 14         La Liga Contra el Cancer’s Snowball

Dec 15         Nutcracker Magic Children’s Soirée hosted by Miami City Ballet

Dec 15         Miami Beach Botanical Garden’s Bazaar

Dec 30         86th Capital One Orange Bowl

January – February 2020

Jan 6-11      National YoungArts Week

Jan 11          The Backyard Ball to benefit National YoungArts Foundation

Jan 18         24th Annual “Be A Voice” Gala to benefit Voices For Children Foundation

Jan 18         The Butterfly Ball, Florida Grand Opera’s 79th Season featuring Puccini’s Madama Butterfly

Jan 23         Fairchild Garden’s Splendor in the Garden Luncheon

Jan 25         90th Celebration hosted by Miami Lighthouse for the Blind & Visually Impaired

Jan 30        Legends for Charity Dinner during Super Bowl LIV weekend to benefit St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital

Feb 1           Gala in the Garden hosted by Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden

Feb 2          Super Bowl LIV in Miami

Feb 6           15th Annual Taste of the Garden hosted by Miami Beach Botanical Garden

Feb 8           Lori Brenner Scholarship Fund Event to benefit Big Brothers Big Sisters of Miami

Feb 8           25th Anniversary Silver Lining Gala hosted by Kristi House

Feb 8           New World Symphony’s 32nd Anniversary Gala

Feb 8           Jackson Health Foundation’s Golden Angels Gala

Feb 8           Moon Over Morikami Gala to benefit Morikami Museum and Japanese Gardens

Feb 15         PAMM’s Art & Soul Celebration

Feb 19-23   South Beach Wine & Food Festival

Feb 29        Miami Children’s Museum’s Be A Kid Again Gala and After-Party

March – June 2020

Mar 7         Art of the Party hosted by Perez Art Museum Miami

Mar 7         Big Brothers Big Sisters’ BIG Gala Event

Mar 7-8      Carnaval on the Mile presented by Kiwanis Club of Little Havana

Mar 8         Champion of the Arts/Grantees on Parade hosted by Citizens Interested in the Arts

Mar 10       The 12th Annual Vizcaya Preservation Luncheon

Mar 13       “Feast with the Beasts” to benefit Zoo Miami Foundation

Mar 14       Miami City Ballet’s Annual Gala

Mar 14       Miami Beach Garden Tour to benefit Miami Beach Botanical Garden

Mar 14       The Gulliver Schools’ Gala

Mar 19       New World School of the Art’s Rising Stars Visual Arts Exhibition and Performance

Mar 28       FIU Alumni Association’s 18th Annual Torch Awards

Mar 29       19th Annual Japanese Spring Festival at Miami Beach Botanical Garden

Apr 4          14th Anniversary Benefit Concert starring Patti LaBelle hosted by Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts

Apr 4          American Cancer Society’s Miami Annual Gala

Apr 9-16    Passover

Apr 12        Easter Sunday

Apr 13        The Villagers’ Historic Hunt & Road Rally

Apr 17        Earth Day Celebration at Miami Beach Botanical Garden

Apr 18        38th Annual Red Cross Ball to benefit American Red Cross South Florida Region

Apr 18        The Flamingo Ball Celebrating HistoryMiami Museum’s 80th Anniversary

Apr 18        29th Annual Reach for the Stars Gala Auction to benefit Actors[ Playhouse

Apr 25        4th Annual Celebration of Science to benefit the Phillip and Patricia Frost Museum of Science

Apr 25        10th Annual Auction: Uncork & Unwind hosted by Camillus House

Apr 25        The Gulliver Gala

May 9         Branches’ Black Tie & Blue Jeans Dinner

May 13       Breaking the Silence Luncheon hosted by Kristi House

Jun 9          Big Brothers Big Sisters Class of 2020 Graduation & Scholarship Celebration

2021

Feb 27       New World Symphony’s 33rd Anniversary Gala