Travel and explore diverse cultures from around the globe without experiencing jet lag! The African-American Research Library and Cultural Center presents Destination Fridays, an event held the first Friday of select months. Enjoy the attractions, fun, music, signature delicacies, and tourism highlights of exotic places all at one location!
Destination Fridays: Cinco de Mayo - Skip the Siesta for a Sizzling Good Time at AARLCC
Destination Fridays will head south of the border on May 8 to explore Cinco de Mayo from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. at the African-American Research Library and Cultural Center (AARLCC), 2650 Sistrunk Blvd., Fort Lauderdale, FL 33311.
Experience the sights, sounds and tastes of Mexico with authentic cuisine from Azteca Restaurant, a cooking demo from Le Cordon Bleu chefs, dance lessons and stage show from dynamic dance troupe Ameyal, mariachi madness, fantasy face painting at El Selfie Salon, giveaways and raffle prizes galore - including two roundtrip airline tickets to Mexico City!
View Frida Rediscovered - The Lost Images, an exclusive exhibit of little-known photographs and enjoy a slide show of newly discovered fashion images of Mexican art icon Frida Kahlo. Enjoy art talks from NSU Art Museum Fort Lauderdale and m+v ART.
Order your $10 tickets through Eventbrite or pay in cash or by credit card at the door. This is an after-hours event for ages 21-plus.
Upcoming Destination Friday events:
- September 4 - Hawaii
- November 6 - the Bahamas
For more information, please call AARLCC's Welcome Desk at 954-357-6210 | Press Release