Patrons of the Las Olas Wine and Food Festival stuffed their faces with good food and drowned their gullets in spirits, the alcoholic kind of course. New Times hosted the inaugural cupcake battle at the April 29 event in front of the Riverside Hotel where local bakeries competed in the ultimate cupcake smack down.
The royal wedding between Prince William and Kate Middleton was a bank holiday for all of England. So people (ahem, Americans) celebrated with tasty treats - and lots of them! But don't just admire these delectable creations. Go make some, shove that Union flag in your pie hole, and think of us.
Day two of SunFest was jam-packed with big names from the music industry. Specifically Cee Lo Green performed with his signature super-wide, f*ck you smile, and Jason Mraz bounced around in the midst of rainbows and sunshine.
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Our annual Best Of issue is heating up. Are you excited yet? The suspense must be killing you so while you wait appease yourself with the best of our local music photos from this year so far.
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Way back when a band named Sublime was formed in California and put out mega-hits until the lead singer died of a heroine overdose. Like any good band looking for a comeback Sublime replaced the lead singer with some dude named Rome. The newly dubbed Sublime with Rome played SunFest Day 1 on...
We're sitting around pondering the upcoming Best Of issue. While taking this stroll down artistic memory lane of galleries and exhibits past we thought you might enjoy coming with us. So here's a round up of the best Art Nouveau events of 2011 thus far. Check back later for more.
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17 local restaurants brought out the big guns for the New Times slider battle at YOLO in Fort Lauderdale. Each restaurant put together mini-burger treats for the attendees to enjoy during the April 21 event. J. Mark's and The Grateful Palate took home the top prizes.
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There’s nothing swanky about Calypso Restaurant & Raw Bar in Pompano Beach. There’s no waterfront dining but the “Ah, that’s better reaction” when you walk through the door is unmistakably comforting.
Calypso Restaurant & Raw Bar.
Comic fans united at Florida Super Comics on April 16 to celebrate Comicstock where fans were encouraged to "love comics, not war". Fans dressed up as their favorite characters and music played as the parking lot played host to an epic Marvel smack down.
Hardcore music fans celebrated the almost-antiquated form of playing music during Record Store Day on April 16. Local record store, Radio-Active Records in Fort Lauderdale, played hosted to a huge crowd that came for the good music and live bands.
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