Greetings,

It looks like this super-weekend for sports fans is shaping up nicely with lots of great places to gather with family and friends to watch the big game Sunday evening.

Take a few minutes to digest the following list of Great Gables Events to find something of interest for everyone.

Robert and Robin Burr


The Big Map Fair Weekend
Map FairMiami Map Fair is a world-famous gathering for map enthusiasts. Now in its 26th year, the three day vent features exceptional antique maps, rare antiquarian books and intriguing atlases, plus 30 of the most outstanding map dealers from around the world in one gallery. At the Friday, VIP Preview, Full Access Weekend registrants can mingle with the dealers and acquire the finest maps before the fair opens on Saturday. http://www.historymiami.org/mapfair/

First Friday Gallery Night and Giralda Under The Stars
First Friday Gallery NightYou know the drill. It’s First Friday evening and time to visit the art galleries, then meet up with friends on Restaurant Row for some al fresco dining and entertainment. Enjoy the free samples of fine spirits by Diageo.

Sunday – Florida’s Amazing History and Why You Should Care
Miami Pioneers and Natives of DadeEnjoy a lively interactive discussion and presentation by author, journalist and lecturer Eliot Kleinberg on Florida’s Amazing History and Why You Should Care, starting at 2pm at the Coral Gables Museum. Eliot presents a whirlwind tour of 500 years of Florida history, capped with a strong argument that Florida’s biggest challenge is encouraging its transplants to become Floridians. http://www.gablesguide.com/event/floridas-amazing-history-and-why-you-should-care/

Sunday – Actors’ Playhouse 31st Anniversary Celebration
Actors' Playhouse at the Miracle TheatreAttend the 3pm matinee of One Man, Two Guvnors from 3:30 to 5pm at Miracle Theatre and receive $31 tickets with the promo code 31YEARS. Guests will also be treated to a free glass of champagne before the show. Call 305-444-9293. http://www.actorsplayhouse.org

Tuesday – Laurence Leamer – Mar-A-Lago
Books & BooksTo know Donald J. Trump — to understand what makes the forty-fifth president of the United States tick — it is best to start in his natural habitat: Palm Beach, Florida. It is here he learned the techniques that took him all the way to the White House. Meet the author at Books and Books at 8pm. http://www.gablesguide.com/event/laurence-leamer-mar-a-lago/

Good Eats – Fritz and Franz Bierhaus Pastrami Sandwich
Fritz & Franz BierhausStop into your favorite Bavarian beer house to sample the New York Carnegie Deli style pastrami sandwich on toasted rye bread, served with coleslaw and a pickle at Fritz and Franz Bierhaus, 60 Merrick Way. Call 305-774-1883. http://bierhaus.cc

Weekdays – Social Hour at Seek And Find
Happy HourVisit Seek And Find at 2530 Ponce Tuesday through Friday from 5 to 8pm for Social Hour, with specials on cocktails, wine, beer and bar bites, plus DJs providing music. It’s a culinary and social retreat for bon vivants. Call 305-902-6220. http://www.seekandfindmiami.com/

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