Flash Forward - Oct. 4 - Oct. 11


Sunday, Oct. 4

Heat vs Hornets

The Miami Heat, with a healthy Chris Bosh, open its preseason schedule against Charlotte at AmericanAirlines Arena (6:30 p.m.).


Sunday, Oct. 4

Celebrate the Taco

It’s National Taco Day, so head to some of Miami’s top taco places like Coyo or Huahuas or Bodega — or make some for dinner.


Sunday, Oct. 4

Marlins vs. Phillies

The 2015 baseball season comes to a close for the Miami Marlins with a road game in Philadelphia. (3:05 p.m.).


Sunday, Oct. 4

Dolphins vs. Jets

Miami heads to London for a “home” game against the New York Jets at Wembley Stadium (9:30 a.m.). Watch the game on CBS4.


Sunday, Oct. 4

Miami Symphony Orchestra

Miami's hometown professional symphony opens its season with Schubert's “Unfinished” Symphony. Adrienne Arsht Center’s Knight Concert Hall, 6 p.m.


Sunday, Oct. 4

Concert for Kids

The New World Symphony plays host to a symphonic adventure and instrument petting zoo. 11:30 a.m. and 2:30 p.m.


Monday, Oct. 5

Metromover Music

Enjoy free live music at Government Center Metromover Station every Monday morning at 8:30 a.m. presented by Miami-based performers and FIU School of Music students. 101 NW 1st St., Miami.

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Monday, Oct. 5

Cindy Crawford Speaks

The international supermodel in conversation with NBC 6’s Jackie Nespral discusses her new new book, ‘Becoming’ at Miami Dade College, 300 NE 2nd Ave.; 7 p.m.


Monday, Oct. 5

Supreme Court Back In Session

After a headline-making June and a long summer recess, the U.S. Supreme Court returns to the bench for a bracing reminder that not all its cases will rock the world.


Tuesday, Oct. 6

Kerry Visits Haiti

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry will stop in Port-au-Prince, Haiti, and meet with Haitian President Michael Martelly to discuss Haiti’s preparations for its upcoming elections.


Tuesday, Oct. 6

Meet Cindy Crawford

Purchase of copy of her new book ‘Becoming’ ($50) and meet her at an autographing event at Books & Books, Bal Harbour Shops, 9700 Collins Ave.; 3:30 p.m.


Tuesday, Oct. 6

Cuba: Investment and Tourism

As restrictions on doing business with Cuba have eased, what could it mean for your business and for South Florida? CEO experts share their views. Miami Herald Media Co., Community Room, 3511 NW 91st Ave., Doral; 8 - 10:30 a.m.; $25


Tuesday, Oct. 7

Pumpkin Pancakes Return

IHOP restaurants’ most popular seasonal item will once again, be available at participating restaurants throughout the country.


Wednesday, Oct. 7

Batman on the Beach

The Miami Beach SoundScape Cinema Series Presented by Citi resumes at 8 p.m. with the movie ‘The Dark Knight Rises’.


Thursday, Oct. 8

National Fluffernutter Day

Move over, jelly. Take a hike, jam. Today is a day set aside to make and enjoy a sandwich made with peanut butter and marshmallow fluff.


Thursday, Oct. 8

School Out Early

Miami-Dade County Middle and High School students enjoy an early dismissal.


Thursday, Oct. 8

Cirque Eloize iD

Returning to the Arsht Center after a successful run in 2011the Ziff Ballet Opera House stage will come alive with a mind-blowing fusion of theatrical circus and urban dance. 8 p.m.


Friday, Oct. 9

Adopt a Pet

Looking for a dog or cat? The Humane Society of Greater Miami, Miami-Dade Animal Services and The Cat Network host a 24 hour Match-A-Thon at Tropical Park, 7900 Bird Road. 11:59 p.m.


Friday, Oct. 9

Bang That Drum

Miami Broward One Carnival presents their annual Panorama Steel Band competition and Kings and Queens costume competition at Central Broward Regional Park, 3700 NW 11th Place, Lauderhill; 3 - 11 p.m. ; $15


Friday, Oct. 9

National Dessert Day

Head to your favorite sweet shop or make that triple-layer chocolate cake you’ve been craving. Calories don’t count today!


Saturday, Oct. 10

Run King Run

The 3rd annual Burger King Beach Run takes over Lummus Park at 10th Street and Ocean Drive with a 5K and 10K course. 6 a.m. registration; 7:30 a.m. start. Visit www.bkbeachrun.com.


Saturday, Oct. 10

Hurricanes at Florida State

The University of Miami travels to Tallahassee looking to snap a 5-game losing streak to the arch rival Seminoles. Game time and network determined on Sunday afternoon.


Saturday, Oct. 10

Wallcast Concert

Pack your baskets and blankets and gather with friends in Miami Beach SoundScape park for New World Symphony’s first WALLCAST Concert Presented by Citi of the 2015-16 season. 7:30 p.m.

Lynne Sladky

Saturday, Oct. 10

Marco Rubio Sighting

The Miami-based Senator will be the guest at the LIBRE Initiative’s policy forum in Las Vegas aimed at the Hispanic community. Expect a soundbite or two on the evening news.


Sunday, Oct. 11

Miami Broward One Carnival

Enjoy the annual parade of bands and concert at the Miami-Dade Fairgrounds, 10901 SW 24th St., from 11 a.m. - 11 p.m. Tickets $27. www.miamibrowardcarnival.com