Palette Magazine

Out & About: Highlights for April|May 2016

Cool Velvet: Starring Vanessa Williams, April 8.
Cool Velvet: Starring Vanessa Williams, April 8. Photo: Courtesy of Artist Management / Adrienne Arsht Center


The Silence of the Clams

Empire Stage

Fort Lauderdale

April 1-24

Diego & Drew Say I Do

Abdo New River Room at The Broward Center for the Performing Arts

April 1-10


#BlackWomenMatter Concert Series

Fiandaca Community Ballroom

Lake Worth

April 2


Devious Saints

Ted ARTS Works

Wilton Manors

April 2


Keystock Music Festival

Truman Waterfront

Key West

April 2


The Stoli Key West Cocktail Classic

The Vagabond Hotel


April 4


Jazz Roots: Cool Velvet Starring Vanessa Williams

John S. and James L. Knight Concert Hall


April 8


Miami Beach Gay Pride

April 8–10


Night on the Streets – Executive Edition Miami

April 9


25th Annual Florida Keys Island Fest

Founders Park


April 9–10


The Rainbow 5K

Wilton Manors

April 10



Adrienne Arsht Center


April 12–17


Wanda Sykes

Hard Rock Live


April 17


An Evening with David Sedaris

Parker Playhouse

Fort Lauderdale

April 21


MiFo LGBT Film Festival


April 22–May 1


Varla Jean Merman’s Big Black Hole

Amaturo Theater

Fort Lauderdale

April 21


My Big Funny Peter

Broward Center for the Performing Arts

Fort Lauderdale

April 23


AIDS Walk Miami

Miami Beach Botanical Gardens

April 24


Beyoncé Formation World Tour

Marlins Park


April 27


Dining Out for Life

April 28


Key West Paddle Classic

Higgs Beach

April 28–May 1


Las Olas Wine & Food Festival

Fort Lauderdale

April 29



Great Give Campaign

May 3–5


Aqua Girl

Miami Beach

May 11–15


Key Largo’s Original Music Festival

May 12–15


2nd Annual Diversity Honors

Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino


May 13


Papio Kinetic Sculpture Parade

Custom House

Key West

May 13–15


Battle in the Bay Dragon Boat Festival

Sombero Beach


May 14


Caribbean LGBT Pride Festival

Richardson Historic Park & Nature Preserve

Wilton Manors

May 28