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If you would like your event to be added to our events calendar please fill out the event application. Events must complete the approval process to be listed on the website, no exceptions.

Event Information and Pictures

For more information about events email us at pompano.events@copbfl.com

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The Amp Ali Public Art
Bailey CRA Public Event
City of Pompano Beach Cultural Center
Dec
15 th
Letters to Santa 12:00am | Your Mailbox

Have you been naughty or nice this year? Why not write to the Big Guy himself and tell him? The Parks, Recreation and Cultural Arts Department will be assisting this year in making sure your letter is mailed directly to the North Pole. Fingers crossed, you may even receive a response!

From December 1st – 15th, letters and envelopes will be available to fill out at the following recreation centers:
Emma Lou Olson 1801 NE 6th Street
Highlands Center 1650 NE 50th Court
McNair Center 951 NW 27th Avenue
Mitchell Moore Center 901 NW 10th Street

For more information, please call 954-786-4111.

Dec
15 th
Pompano Pier Food Truck Round Up 6:00pm - 10:00pm | Pompano Beach Fishing Pier, 222 N Pompano Beach Blvd

Come join us for an evening of Food Trucks, Music and Fun! We encourage everyone to bring their blankets and folding chairs since seating is limited at most food truck events! Above all, COME HUNGRY! Great entertainment, full bar and so much FUN! 222 N. Pompano Beach Blvd., Pompano Beach, Florida 33062. (954) 786-7824.

RSVP

Dec
15 th
Open Studio with a Model 10:30am - 1:00pm | Bailey Contemporary Arts, 41 NE 1st Street

10:30AM – 1PM. 18 and up.
Practice sketching and painting. Bring your own supplies/no instructor. This is a chance to explore your medium. Limited easels available on a first-come-first-served basis. (Every Friday), Cost: $10.00, Call (954) 284-0141 for more information.

Dec
15 th
A Civil War Christmas: An American Musical Celebration 10:00am | Pompano Beach Cultural Center, 50 W Atlantic Blvd

"A Civil War Christmas: An American Musical Celebration” written by Pulitzer Prize winner Paula Vogel and Directed by Herman LeVern Jones

“A Civil War Christmas” (known as the American version of Charles Dickens’s “A Christmas Carol”) weaves a tapestry of fictional and historical characters, such as President and Mrs. Lincoln – together with holiday music, marches, hymns, and spirituals of the period – to tell a story of companionship and communal hope arising from one of our nation’s darkest hours. “A Civil War Christmas” is a delight for people of all ages and contains many of the classic Christmas songs that we all know and love such as Silent Night, I Heard the Bells, What Child is This?, God Rest Ye Merry Gentleman, The Holly and the Ivy, and O Christmas Tree.

Buy Tickets

Dec
15 th
A Civil War Christmas: An American Musical Celebration 1:00pm | Pompano Beach Cultural Center, 50 W Atlantic Blvd

"A Civil War Christmas: An American Musical Celebration” written by Pulitzer Prize winner Paula Vogel and Directed by Herman LeVern Jones

“A Civil War Christmas” (known as the American version of Charles Dickens’s “A Christmas Carol”) weaves a tapestry of fictional and historical characters, such as President and Mrs. Lincoln – together with holiday music, marches, hymns, and spirituals of the period – to tell a story of companionship and communal hope arising from one of our nation’s darkest hours. “A Civil War Christmas” is a delight for people of all ages and contains many of the classic Christmas songs that we all know and love such as Silent Night, I Heard the Bells, What Child is This?, God Rest Ye Merry Gentleman, The Holly and the Ivy, and O Christmas Tree.

Buy Tickets

Dec
15 th
A Civil War Christmas: An American Musical Celebration 7:00pm | Pompano Beach Cultural Center, 50 W Atlantic Blvd

"A Civil War Christmas: An American Musical Celebration” written by Pulitzer Prize winner Paula Vogel and Directed by Herman LeVern Jones

“A Civil War Christmas” (known as the American version of Charles Dickens’s “A Christmas Carol”) weaves a tapestry of fictional and historical characters, such as President and Mrs. Lincoln – together with holiday music, marches, hymns, and spirituals of the period – to tell a story of companionship and communal hope arising from one of our nation’s darkest hours. “A Civil War Christmas” is a delight for people of all ages and contains many of the classic Christmas songs that we all know and love such as Silent Night, I Heard the Bells, What Child is This?, God Rest Ye Merry Gentleman, The Holly and the Ivy, and O Christmas Tree.

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Dec
16 th
21st Annual Holiday in the Park 10:00am - 4:00pm | Mitchell Moore Park, 901 NW 10th Street

Free family holiday event day of fun. Lots of entertainment and games for kids. Free toys and food for registered families. For more information, please contact Pass the Blessings at passtheblessings@bellsouth.net

Dec
16 th
Miss Masters Audio Engineering Class 10:00am - 12:00pm | Historic Ali Cultural Arts, 353 Martin Luther King Blvd

“Miss Masters is a community – based audio engineering program that provides young women and girls the opportunity to gain entry to the field of Dj’s, Music Producers and Audio Engineering. The purpose is to create an Audio program at Ali for young women and girls in the community of Pompano Beach. Miss Masters is aimed at girls ages 8-18. This will promote self-esteem, community participation and creative expression.

Session III: August 12, 2017 – October 14, 2017 (Classes are subject to change) | $100 (8 classes)

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Dec
16 th
Music is your Ali 10:00am - 3:00pm | Historic Ali Cultural Arts, 353 Martin Luther King Blvd

Saturdays 10AM – 3PM (30 MINUTE SESSIONS AT 3 KIDS PER SESSION) I FREE We invite the next generation of music lovers, ages 12 and up, to join us each Saturday, for ***FREE MUSIC LESSONS*** thanks in part to the support of the Keeping the Blues Alive Foundation. Take this opportunity to grow your skill and fuel your passion! The Keeping The Blues Alive Foundation fosters and highlights the genre’s inspirational history through Joe Bonamassa's personal experience and growth within the Blues/Rock community over the past 20+ years! Keeping The Blues Alive Foundation fuels the passion for music by funding programs and scholarships for students and teachers who possess the desire, but lack the resources or access to achieve their potential within the music industry. Sign up now for your FREE lessons!

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Dec
16 th
Acting Out! 2:00pm - 3:30pm | Historic Ali Cultural Arts, 353 Martin Luther King Blvd

Does your child enjoy the spotlight? Acting Out will help young actors, aspiring actors and all students rev up their confidence while developing skills including improvisation, characterization, movement, vocal production, script analysis and scene study. Classes are taught by Kendrick Jones, Artistic Director at Epic Arts. Class dates/times subject to change.

Registration: $25.00. Monthly Fee: $30.00 (Ages 8-18).

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Dec
16 th
Dinner Theatre “It’s Only A Play” 6:00pm | Herb Skolnick Community Center, 800 SW 36th Avenue

Curtain Call Playhouse presents this raucous, ridiculous, & tender spoof reminding audiences why “There’s no business like show business” Saturday, December 16, 6:00pm, tickets $30 (includes dinner & show)

Contact Information: 954-786-4590

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Dec
16 th
Green Market 9:00am - 2:00pm | NE 1st Ave and Atlantic Blvd

Green Market Pompano Beach is a locally-produced open air market featuring the best of local fruits and vegetables, baked goods, fresh seafood, gourmet teas and coffee, specialty food items, as well as home-made crafts, health-related products and live music. Season opens on October and continues every Saturday through April. Dogs welcome. Pompano Beach Green Market: NE 1st Ave and Atlantic Blvd. Pompano Beach FL 33060. greenmarketpompano@gmail.com. 954-786-7824

Dec
16 th
A Civil War Christmas: An American Musical Celebration 2:00pm | Pompano Beach Cultural Center, 50 W Atlantic Blvd

A Civil War Christmas: An American Musical Celebration” written by Pulitzer Prize winner Paula Vogel and Directed by Herman LeVern Jones

“A Civil War Christmas” (known as the American version of Charles Dickens’s “A Christmas Carol”) weaves a tapestry of fictional and historical characters, such as President and Mrs. Lincoln – together with holiday music, marches, hymns, and spirituals of the period – to tell a story of companionship and communal hope arising from one of our nation’s darkest hours. “A Civil War Christmas” is a delight for people of all ages and contains many of the classic Christmas songs that we all know and love such as Silent Night, I Heard the Bells, What Child is This?, God Rest Ye Merry Gentleman, The Holly and the Ivy, and O Christmas Tree.

Buy Tickets

Dec
16 th
A Civil War Christmas: An American Musical Celebration 7:00pm | Pompano Beach Cultural Center, 50 W Atlantic Blvd

"A Civil War Christmas: An American Musical Celebration” written by Pulitzer Prize winner Paula Vogel and Directed by Herman LeVern Jones

“A Civil War Christmas” (known as the American version of Charles Dickens’s “A Christmas Carol”) weaves a tapestry of fictional and historical characters, such as President and Mrs. Lincoln – together with holiday music, marches, hymns, and spirituals of the period – to tell a story of companionship and communal hope arising from one of our nation’s darkest hours. “A Civil War Christmas” is a delight for people of all ages and contains many of the classic Christmas songs that we all know and love such as Silent Night, I Heard the Bells, What Child is This?, God Rest Ye Merry Gentleman, The Holly and the Ivy, and O Christmas Tree.

Buy Tickets

Dec
17 th
It’s Only A Play 2:00pm | Herb Skolnick Community Center, 800 SW 36th Avenue

Curtain Call Playhouse presents this raucous, ridiculous, & tender spoof reminding audiences why “There’s no business like show business” Sunday, December 17, 2:00pm

Contact Information: 954-786-4590

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Dec
20 th
Lunch with Art 12:15pm - 1:15pm | Bailey Contemporary Arts, 41 NE 1st Street

Nourish your creative side! The Bailey Contemporary Arts invites you every Wednesday to bring your lunch, or grab a little nosh from our in-house café, and sit down for an hour in the galleries amongst art and artists. Each week will vary with something different- special guest artist speakers, simple hands-on activities, or just a calm break to enjoy your sandwich with some music and art. Free wifi available. Better than your breakroom! Blooming Bean Coffee Company serves up freshly brewed, locally roasted coffees along with sweet and savory baked goods like empanadas, scones, and cookies. Call in the morning to hear what’s on the menu! 954-295-2225. FREE (Wi-Fi Available).

RSVP

Dec
21 st
Ali Slam N’ Jam 8:00pm - 10:00pm | Historic Ali Cultural Arts, 353 Martin Luther King Blvd

4th Thursdays of the month | 8-10pm | $10*
Want your shot in the spotlight? Take center stage at Ali. All levels of singers, musicians and poets are encouraged to Jam alongside our special House Band Ali Soul Connection.

Program
- Band opening & First Set: 8:00pm – 8:30pm
- 1st intermission 8:30pm – 8:35pm
- Poetry Slam/Open Mic 8:40pm – 9:20pm
- 2nd intermission 9:20 – 9:30
- Band Second set & closing 9:30pm – 10:00pm

Workshops
- December 9 Concept Development - January 13 Branding - April 14 Art as a Business - July 14 Performance

Admission $10 (*$5 musicians/performing artists at the door)

Contact us for more details (954) 786-7876 / director@aliarts.org

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Dec
21 st
BaCA Exhibitions: Tour with Terry 2:00pm - 3:00pm | Bailey Contemporary Arts, 41 NE 1st Street

If you want to learn more about our exhibits, join us for our weekly tours led by acclaimed curator Terry Davis. Grab a coffee from our café and embark on an exciting journey through the minds of our artists. Guided by the voice of experience, you will learn to better appreciate art and explore the emotional impact of each creation. Terry Davis’ extensive insight provides an interesting, interactive, and entertaining experience. Davis is celebrating his 40th year working in the arts. He has done exhibits in New York, Los Angeles, Washington D. C., Miami, Paris, Cannes and Tokyo. He currently owns and operates American Arts Management where he curates exhibits for commercial art galleries. Blooming Bean Coffee Company, located within the Bailey Contemporary Arts offers locally roasted and brewed crafted coffee and lite, sweet and savory bites. Call daily to find out what freshly baked goods are on the menu (954) 295-2225. Tickets: $5.00 (Pre-Registration Available on Eventbrite). Every Thursday.

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Dec
22 nd
Open Studio with a Model 10:30am - 1:00pm | Bailey Contemporary Arts, 41 NE 1st Street

10:30AM – 1PM. 18 and up.
Practice sketching and painting. Bring your own supplies/no instructor. This is a chance to explore your medium. Limited easels available on a first-come-first-served basis. (Every Friday), Cost: $10.00, Call (954) 284-0141 for more information.

Dec
22 nd
A Civil War Christmas: An American Musical Celebration 10:00am | Pompano Beach Cultural Center, 50 W Atlantic Blvd

"A Civil War Christmas: An American Musical Celebration” written by Pulitzer Prize winner Paula Vogel and Directed by Herman LeVern Jones

“A Civil War Christmas” (known as the American version of Charles Dickens’s “A Christmas Carol”) weaves a tapestry of fictional and historical characters, such as President and Mrs. Lincoln – together with holiday music, marches, hymns, and spirituals of the period – to tell a story of companionship and communal hope arising from one of our nation’s darkest hours. “A Civil War Christmas” is a delight for people of all ages and contains many of the classic Christmas songs that we all know and love such as Silent Night, I Heard the Bells, What Child is This?, God Rest Ye Merry Gentleman, The Holly and the Ivy, and O Christmas Tree.

Buy Tickets

Dec
22 nd
A Civil War Christmas: An American Musical Celebration 1:00pm | Pompano Beach Cultural Center, 50 W Atlantic Blvd

"A Civil War Christmas: An American Musical Celebration” written by Pulitzer Prize winner Paula Vogel and Directed by Herman LeVern Jones

“A Civil War Christmas” (known as the American version of Charles Dickens’s “A Christmas Carol”) weaves a tapestry of fictional and historical characters, such as President and Mrs. Lincoln – together with holiday music, marches, hymns, and spirituals of the period – to tell a story of companionship and communal hope arising from one of our nation’s darkest hours. “A Civil War Christmas” is a delight for people of all ages and contains many of the classic Christmas songs that we all know and love such as Silent Night, I Heard the Bells, What Child is This?, God Rest Ye Merry Gentleman, The Holly and the Ivy, and O Christmas Tree.

Buy Tickets

Dec
22 nd
A Civil War Christmas: An American Musical Celebration 7:00pm | Pompano Beach Cultural Center, 50 W Atlantic Blvd

"A Civil War Christmas: An American Musical Celebration” written by Pulitzer Prize winner Paula Vogel and Directed by Herman LeVern Jones

“A Civil War Christmas” (known as the American version of Charles Dickens’s “A Christmas Carol”) weaves a tapestry of fictional and historical characters, such as President and Mrs. Lincoln – together with holiday music, marches, hymns, and spirituals of the period – to tell a story of companionship and communal hope arising from one of our nation’s darkest hours. “A Civil War Christmas” is a delight for people of all ages and contains many of the classic Christmas songs that we all know and love such as Silent Night, I Heard the Bells, What Child is This?, God Rest Ye Merry Gentleman, The Holly and the Ivy, and O Christmas Tree.

Buy Tickets

Dec
23 rd
Miss Masters Audio Engineering Class 10:00am - 12:00pm | Historic Ali Cultural Arts, 353 Martin Luther King Blvd

“Miss Masters is a community – based audio engineering program that provides young women and girls the opportunity to gain entry to the field of Dj’s, Music Producers and Audio Engineering. The purpose is to create an Audio program at Ali for young women and girls in the community of Pompano Beach. Miss Masters is aimed at girls ages 8-18. This will promote self-esteem, community participation and creative expression.

Session III: August 12, 2017 – October 14, 2017 (Classes are subject to change) | $100 (8 classes)

Buy Tickets

Dec
23 rd
Music is your Ali 10:00am - 3:00pm | Historic Ali Cultural Arts, 353 Martin Luther King Blvd

Saturdays 10AM – 3PM (30 MINUTE SESSIONS AT 3 KIDS PER SESSION) I FREE We invite the next generation of music lovers, ages 12 and up, to join us each Saturday, for ***FREE MUSIC LESSONS*** thanks in part to the support of the Keeping the Blues Alive Foundation. Take this opportunity to grow your skill and fuel your passion! The Keeping The Blues Alive Foundation fosters and highlights the genre’s inspirational history through Joe Bonamassa's personal experience and growth within the Blues/Rock community over the past 20+ years! Keeping The Blues Alive Foundation fuels the passion for music by funding programs and scholarships for students and teachers who possess the desire, but lack the resources or access to achieve their potential within the music industry. Sign up now for your FREE lessons!

Buy Tickets

Dec
23 rd
Acting Out! 2:00pm - 3:30pm | Historic Ali Cultural Arts, 353 Martin Luther King Blvd

Does your child enjoy the spotlight? Acting Out will help young actors, aspiring actors and all students rev up their confidence while developing skills including improvisation, characterization, movement, vocal production, script analysis and scene study. Classes are taught by Kendrick Jones, Artistic Director at Epic Arts. Class dates/times subject to change.

Registration: $25.00. Monthly Fee: $30.00 (Ages 8-18).

Buy Tickets

Dec
23 rd
A Civil War Christmas: An American Musical Celebration 2:00pm | Pompano Beach Cultural Center, 50 W Atlantic Blvd

"A Civil War Christmas: An American Musical Celebration” written by Pulitzer Prize winner Paula Vogel and Directed by Herman LeVern Jones

“A Civil War Christmas” (known as the American version of Charles Dickens’s “A Christmas Carol”) weaves a tapestry of fictional and historical characters, such as President and Mrs. Lincoln – together with holiday music, marches, hymns, and spirituals of the period – to tell a story of companionship and communal hope arising from one of our nation’s darkest hours. “A Civil War Christmas” is a delight for people of all ages and contains many of the classic Christmas songs that we all know and love such as Silent Night, I Heard the Bells, What Child is This?, God Rest Ye Merry Gentleman, The Holly and the Ivy, and O Christmas Tree.

Buy Tickets

Dec
23 rd
A Civil War Christmas: An American Musical Celebration 7:00pm | Pompano Beach Cultural Center, 50 W Atlantic Blvd

"A Civil War Christmas: An American Musical Celebration” written by Pulitzer Prize winner Paula Vogel and Directed by Herman LeVern Jones

“A Civil War Christmas” (known as the American version of Charles Dickens’s “A Christmas Carol”) weaves a tapestry of fictional and historical characters, such as President and Mrs. Lincoln – together with holiday music, marches, hymns, and spirituals of the period – to tell a story of companionship and communal hope arising from one of our nation’s darkest hours. “A Civil War Christmas” is a delight for people of all ages and contains many of the classic Christmas songs that we all know and love such as Silent Night, I Heard the Bells, What Child is This?, God Rest Ye Merry Gentleman, The Holly and the Ivy, and O Christmas Tree.

Buy Tickets

Dec
30 th
Miss Masters Audio Engineering Class 10:00am - 12:00pm | Historic Ali Cultural Arts, 353 Martin Luther King Blvd

“Miss Masters is a community – based audio engineering program that provides young women and girls the opportunity to gain entry to the field of Dj’s, Music Producers and Audio Engineering. The purpose is to create an Audio program at Ali for young women and girls in the community of Pompano Beach. Miss Masters is aimed at girls ages 8-18. This will promote self-esteem, community participation and creative expression.

Session III: August 12, 2017 – October 14, 2017 (Classes are subject to change) | $100 (8 classes)

Buy Tickets

Dec
30 th
Music is your Ali 10:00am - 3:00pm | Historic Ali Cultural Arts, 353 Martin Luther King Blvd

Saturdays 10AM – 3PM (30 MINUTE SESSIONS AT 3 KIDS PER SESSION) I FREE We invite the next generation of music lovers, ages 12 and up, to join us each Saturday, for ***FREE MUSIC LESSONS*** thanks in part to the support of the Keeping the Blues Alive Foundation. Take this opportunity to grow your skill and fuel your passion! The Keeping The Blues Alive Foundation fosters and highlights the genre’s inspirational history through Joe Bonamassa's personal experience and growth within the Blues/Rock community over the past 20+ years! Keeping The Blues Alive Foundation fuels the passion for music by funding programs and scholarships for students and teachers who possess the desire, but lack the resources or access to achieve their potential within the music industry. Sign up now for your FREE lessons!

Buy Tickets

Dec
30 th
Acting Out! 2:00pm - 3:30pm | Historic Ali Cultural Arts, 353 Martin Luther King Blvd

Does your child enjoy the spotlight? Acting Out will help young actors, aspiring actors and all students rev up their confidence while developing skills including improvisation, characterization, movement, vocal production, script analysis and scene study. Classes are taught by Kendrick Jones, Artistic Director at Epic Arts. Class dates/times subject to change.

Registration: $25.00. Monthly Fee: $30.00 (Ages 8-18).

Buy Tickets

Dec
30 th
Green Market 9:00am - 2:00pm | NE 1st Ave and Atlantic Blvd

Green Market Pompano Beach is a locally-produced open air market featuring the best of local fruits and vegetables, baked goods, fresh seafood, gourmet teas and coffee, specialty food items, as well as home-made crafts, health-related products and live music. Season opens on October and continues every Saturday through April. Dogs welcome. Pompano Beach Green Market: NE 1st Ave and Atlantic Blvd. Pompano Beach FL 33060. greenmarketpompano@gmail.com. 954-786-7824