Loading Events

Past Events › In the Café

Events Search and Views Navigation

Event Views Navigation

Event Category

Day

Venues

Organizers

Time

Tags

July 2017

Happy Hour

July 14, 2017 @ 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
The Café at Books & Books in Coral Gables, 265 Aragon Ave
Coral Gables, FL 33134

Join us for happy hour EVERY DAY at our Coral Gables, Miami Beach and Arsht Center cafés, starting at 4pm.

Find out more »

August 2017

Live Music: NELSON O

August 1, 2017 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Live Music in the Courtyard Enjoy Live Music in Coral Gables every Friday and Saturday night 7:30-11:30pm This Week: NELSON O Nelson O is a Latin fusion recording artist.  His music combines Caribbean rhythms with world genres such as pop, dance and electronica.  His eclectic, fun and upbeat music held the #1 position on Reverbnation for 8 weeks in the category of Latin / Tropical in 2014.  Nelson O's first album Bacharengue was a popular hit, and included singles “Caña Dulce”, “Say Yes To La Vida”, and title track “Bacharengue”.  The music video…

Find out more »

Live Music: ESCO

August 4, 2017 @ 7:30 pm - 11:30 pm
The Café at Books & Books in Coral Gables, 265 Aragon Ave
Coral Gables, FL 33134

Live Music in the Courtyard Enjoy Live Music in Coral Gables every Friday and Saturday night 7:30-11:30pm This week: ESCO Formed @jadacoles in Miami, Florida, ESCO is a melodic soul-driven band featuring Carlos Escanilla on vocals/guitar, Scott Cocalis on guitar, Nick Acuna on bass, and Orion Bradwell on drums. ESCO plays and is inspired by bands such as Dave Matthews, Killers, Coldplay, U2, Led Zeppelin and others.

Find out more »

Live Music: JESSI CAMPO

August 5, 2017 @ 7:30 pm - 11:30 pm
The Café at Books & Books in Coral Gables, 265 Aragon Ave
Coral Gables, FL 33134

Live Music in the Courtyard Enjoy Live Music in Coral Gables every Friday and Saturday night 7:30-11:30pm This Week: JESSI CAMPO Jessi Campo’s distinctive and memorable voice plus glamorous attire compliment her heartfelt performances and make her an incredible entertainer with a radiant personality who captures all audiences. Often compared to Natalie Cole and Etta James in her vocal style, she is an indisputably exceptional talent, and therefore she has shared stages with Michael McDonald, Neil Sedaka, Beach Boys and…

Find out more »

Live Music: VIVIANA BAPTISTA

August 11, 2017 @ 7:30 pm - 11:30 pm
The Café at Books & Books in Coral Gables, 265 Aragon Ave
Coral Gables, FL 33134

Live Music in the Courtyard Enjoy Live Music in Coral Gables every Friday and Saturday night 7:30-11:30pm This Week: VIVIANA BAPTISTA Viviana Baptista, Cantautora Venezolana. Nacida el 27 de Noviembre de 1987, entre los Nuevos artistas de la música alternativa (en Español) su propuesta musical fusiona distintos generos e influencias de vieja escuela, Boleros, world music, rhythm and blues , jazz, y Bossa Nova. Actualmente desempena sus estudios y musica independiente.

Find out more »

Live Music: STEVE KORNICKS

August 12, 2017 @ 7:30 pm - 11:30 pm
The Café at Books & Books in Coral Gables, 265 Aragon Ave
Coral Gables, FL 33134

Live Music in the Courtyard Enjoy Live Music in Coral Gables every Friday and Saturday night 7:30-11:30pm This Week: STEVE KORNICKS & MICHEL GONZALEZ

Find out more »

Chef Allen’s Chocolate Sensory Tasting

August 16, 2017 @ 7:00 pm
Books & Books in Coral Gables, 265 Aragon Ave
Coral Gables, FL 33134

This event is now SOLD OUT. Would you like a reservation for the next edition? Next Edition: Tuesday, October 24th, 7pm in Coral Gables New to the Cafe at Books & Books, we're treating your senses to chocolate and wine pairings. You will learn how to train your palate to taste wines and chocolate like the best of them. Money may not grow on trees, but we're thankful chocolate does. It all starts with a small tropical tree, the Theobroma cacao, typically referred to as “cacao"…

Find out more »

Live Music: PINO GRILLO

August 18, 2017 @ 7:30 pm - 11:30 pm
The Café at Books & Books in Coral Gables, 265 Aragon Ave
Coral Gables, FL 33134

Live Music in the Courtyard Enjoy Live Music in Coral Gables every Friday and Saturday night 7:30-11:30pm This Week: PINO GRILLO Songwriter and musician developing a sound that represents me and the culture that raised me. Cultural roots and beyond. Join me on the journey!

Find out more »

Live Music: BARBARA EVANS

August 19, 2017 @ 7:30 pm - 11:30 pm
The Café at Books & Books in Coral Gables, 265 Aragon Ave
Coral Gables, FL 33134

Live Music in the Courtyard Enjoy Live Music in Coral Gables every Friday and Saturday night 7:30-11:30pm This Week: BARBARA EVANS BARBARA EVANS is gifted with a clear, distinctive voice that is instantly recognizable. She possesses a rare artistic versatility that evokes a sophisticated style of her own. Her extensive vocal range and ability to change the sound and strength of her voice makes her performances supreme. She has graced the fashion runways of Europe and speaks several languages. While in…

Find out more »

Happy Hour!

August 22, 2017 @ 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 4:00 pm, repeating until September 30, 2017

Keep calm and drink! Enjoy Happy Hour at any of our Café at Books & Books locations every day from 4-7pm. Special prices on craft local beers, delicious wine, hand-crafted cocktails (Arsht location only) and savory snacks you'll just love.   Coral Gables | 265 Aragon Ave | 305-448-9599 Miami Beach | 927 Lincoln Rd. | 305-695-8898 Arsht Center | 1300 Biscayne Blvd. | 786.405-1745

Find out more »

Chef Allen’s Hook, Catch & Cook: An Evening of Sustainable Seafood

August 24, 2017 @ 7:00 pm
The Café at Books & Books at the Adrienne Arsht Center, 1300 Biscayne Boulevard
Miami, FL 33132

James Beard Award-Winning Chef Allen Susser Joins Forces with Guest Chefs Paula DaSilva & José Mendín to Create an Exquisite Sustainable Seafood Dining Adventure from Under the Sea The Café at Books & Books at The Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts presents  CHEF ALLEN’S HOOK, CATCH & COOK: AN EVENING OF SUSTAINABLE SEAFOOD  “Tickets always go fast for this very popular dinner that marries environmental education and delicious seafood...” — Mitchell Kaplan    Thursday, August 24, 2017 at 7…

Find out more »

Live Music: CINDY CURTIS & CO.

August 26, 2017 @ 7:30 pm - 11:30 pm
The Café at Books & Books in Coral Gables, 265 Aragon Ave
Coral Gables, FL 33134

Live Music in the Courtyard Enjoy Live Music in Coral Gables every Friday and Saturday night 7:30-11:30pm This Week: CINDY CURTIS & CO.

Find out more »

September 2017

Live Music: FEDERICO BRITOS TRIO

September 1, 2017 @ 7:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Books & Books in Coral Gables, 265 Aragon Ave
Coral Gables, FL 33134

Live Music in the Courtyard Enjoy Live Music in Coral Gables every Friday and Saturday night 7:30-11:30pm This Week: FEDERICO BRITOS TRIO When Federico Britos arrives at Books & Books, it's sure to be a packed house. Enjoy drinks and dinner in our open air courtyard to the Latin Jazz sounds of this dynamic six-time Grammy Award winner's trio.

Find out more »

Live Music: FUNK PEDAL

September 2, 2017 @ 7:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Books & Books in Coral Gables, 265 Aragon Ave
Coral Gables, FL 33134

Live Music in the Courtyard Enjoy Live Music in Coral Gables every Friday and Saturday night 7:30-11:30pm This Week: FUNK PEDAL Don Slesnick on guitar and vocals, Von Henry with lead vocals, and Elliot Sneider on keyboard. Influenced by artists such as Johnny Cash, U2, Bob Marley, Pink Floyd, The Police, Tracy Chapman, The Black Keys, The Doors, Willie Nelson, Tom Petty.

Find out more »

Live Music: PINOGRILLO

September 8, 2017 @ 7:30 pm
The Café at Books & Books in Coral Gables, 265 Aragon Ave
Coral Gables, FL 33134

***Due to Hurricane Irma, this event has been postponed until further notice. Stay updated on our events via facebook and/or twitter.*** Live Music in the Courtyard Enjoy Live Music in Coral Gables every Friday and Saturday night 7:30-11:30pm This Week: PINO GRILLO Songwriter and musician developing a sound that represents me and the culture that raised me. Cultural roots and beyond. Join me on the journey!

Find out more »

Farm-to-Table Dinner

September 11, 2017 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every Monday
The Café at Books & Books at the Adrienne Arsht Center, 1300 Biscayne Boulevard
Miami, FL 33132

Chef Allen's farm-to-table dinners are legendary. Local, fresh, vegetarian. 5-courses accompanied by live music.

Find out more »

October 2017

Chef Allen’s Monday Night Farm-to-Table Dinner: DEARLY DEPARTED – Emily Brontë

October 2, 2017 @ 6:30 pm
The Café at Books & Books at the Adrienne Arsht Center, 1300 Biscayne Boulevard
Miami, FL 33132

In honor of the spirit of Halloween, this month, we go back in time to rescue some of our favorite dearly departed authors. Join us as we celebrate their lives with special, themed dinners that summon the ambiance, characters and settings of their work and times. To RSVP email Cristina Nosti HERE The Menu Honey & Cumin Roasted Carrots, Scallion, Quinoa, Brussels Sprout Leaves Chipotle Baked Yams, Zucchini Fries & Ranch, Farmers Greens   Arugula, Fennel, Radish salad Shaved Parmesan, with…

Find out more »

Live Music: Lauren Norona

October 6, 2017 @ 7:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Books & Books in Coral Gables, 265 Aragon Ave
Coral Gables, FL 33134

Live Music in the Courtyard Enjoy Live Music in Coral Gables every Friday and Saturday night 7:30-11:30pm This Week: Lauren Norona This young singer/songwriter pulls influence from multiple musical genres— including pop, alternative, and indie — she draws inspiration from the likes of Norah Jones, John Mayer, and Maroon 5, just to name a few

Find out more »

Chef Allen’s Monday Night Farm-To-Table Dinners: DEARLY DEPARTED – Raymond Chandler

October 9, 2017 @ 6:30 pm
The Café at Books & Books at the Adrienne Arsht Center, 1300 Biscayne Boulevard
Miami, FL 33132

In honor of the spirit of Halloween, this month, we go back in time to rescue some of our favorite dearly departed authors. Join us as we celebrate their lives with special, themed dinners that summon the ambiance, characters and settings of their work and times. To RSVP email Cristina Nosti HERE. Please refer to RAYMOND CHANDLER in the subject line. The Menu Watermelon Greek, Feta, Romaine, Heirloom Tomato, Cucumber & Olives Sweet Potato Croqueta, Fava Bean Shoots, Cilantro Yogurt Dip…

Find out more »

Chef Allen’s Monday Night Dinners: DEARLY DEPARTED – Agatha Christie

October 16, 2017 @ 6:30 pm
The Café at Books & Books at the Adrienne Arsht Center, 1300 Biscayne Boulevard
Miami, FL 33132

In honor of the spirit of Halloween, this month, we go back in time to rescue some of our favorite dearly departed authors. Join us as we celebrate their lives with special, themed dinners that summon the ambiance, characters and settings of their work and times. To RSVP email Cristina Nosti HERE October 16th is a Special Edition dinner featuring Wynwood Brewing Company The Menu Avocado Ceviche, Aji Amarillo, Sweet Potato, Cilantro Roasted Carrot and Parsnip, Amaranth Tabbouleh Salad Quinoa &…

Find out more »

Chef Allen’s Monday Night Dinners: DEARLY DEPARTED – Edgar Allan Poe

October 23, 2017 @ 6:30 pm
The Café at Books & Books at the Adrienne Arsht Center, 1300 Biscayne Boulevard
Miami, FL 33132

In honor of the spirit of Halloween, this month, we go back in time to rescue some of our favorite dearly departed authors. Join us as we celebrate their lives with special, themed dinners that summon the ambiance, characters and settings of their work and times. To RSVP email Cristina Nosti HERE The Menu Turkey Fig Crostini, Goat Cheese, Orange Blossom Honey Warm Barley, Roasted Pumpkin and Arugula (basil, mint, oregano) Popcorn Cauliflower & Green Bean Chimichurri, Blue Cheese Dressing Parmesan…

Find out more »

Chef Allen’s Monday Night Dinners: DEARLY DEPARTED – Mary Shelley

October 30, 2017 @ 6:30 pm
The Café at Books & Books at the Adrienne Arsht Center, 1300 Biscayne Boulevard
Miami, FL 33132

In honor of the spirit of Halloween, this month, we go back in time to rescue some of our favorite dearly departed authors. Join us as we celebrate their lives with special, themed dinners that summon the ambiance, characters and settings of their work and times. To RSVP email Keith Green HERE THE MENU: Garlic Charred Corn  Kale, Goat Cheese Empanada, Salsa Verde Roasted Brussels Sprouts Cinnamon Butternut Squash, Spiced Pecans Grilled Avocado Wedge Salad  Heirloom Tomatoes, Green Goddess Dressing Zucchini…

Find out more »

Chef Allen’s Monday Night Farm-to-Table Dinners: DEARLY DEPARTED – Mary Shelley

October 30, 2017 @ 6:30 pm
The Café at Books & Books at the Adrienne Arsht Center, 1300 Biscayne Boulevard
Miami, FL 33132

In honor of the spirit of Halloween, this month, we go back in time to rescue some of our favorite dearly departed authors. Join us as we celebrate their lives with special, themed dinners that summon the ambiance, characters and settings of their work and times. $25 per person + $14 optional wine pairing To RSVP email Cristina Nosti HERE The Menu Garlic Charred Corn, Kale, Goat Cheese Empanada, Salsa Verde Roasted Brussels Sprouts, Cinnamon Butternut Squash, Spiced Pecans Grilled Avocado Wedge Salad, Heirloom Tomatoes, Green…

Find out more »

November 2017

Live Music: PINO GRILLO

November 3, 2017 @ 7:30 pm
The Café at Books & Books in Coral Gables, 265 Aragon Ave
Coral Gables, FL 33134

It comes as no surprise that Pino Grillo is a regular on our live music rotation. Let this young, singer-songwriter ease you into the weekend with his funky Latin-American fusion. We’re sure you won’t regret it! Live Music in the Courtyard featuring PINO GRILLO Friday, November 3, 7:30-11:30pm The Cafe at Books & Books, Coral Gables

Find out more »

Live Music: STEVE KORNICKS DUO

November 10, 2017 @ 7:30 pm
The Café at Books & Books in Coral Gables, 265 Aragon Ave
Coral Gables, FL 33134

Live Music in the Courtyard featuring Steve Kornicks Duo Friday, November 10, 7:30-11:30pm

Find out more »

Live Music: FEDERICO BRITOS

November 11, 2017 @ 7:30 pm
The Café at Books & Books in Coral Gables, 265 Aragon Ave
Coral Gables, FL 33134

Live Music in the Courtyard featuring Federico Britos Trio Saturday, November 11, 7:30-11:30pm Coral Gables

Find out more »

Chef Allen’s Monday Night Farm-to-Table Dinners: Farm-to-Fiction: HARRY POTTER

November 13, 2017 @ 6:30 pm
The Café at Books & Books at the Adrienne Arsht Center, 1300 Biscayne Boulevard
Miami, FL 33132

We apologize about the inconvenience but this dinner is SOLD OUT. Please join us for the next edition of Farm-to-Fiction: GAME OF THRONES. More info In November, we celebrate Miami Book Fair! Just as food plays a central role in our lives, it also does in the lives of the fictional characters we adore. These memorable food moments in literature will be honored at a farm-to-table dinner each week. You'll have a chance to dine like some of your favorite characters, using…

Find out more »

Live Music: BILLY & THE BOYS

November 17, 2017 @ 7:30 pm
The Café at Books & Books in Coral Gables, 265 Aragon Ave
Coral Gables, FL 33134

Live Music in the Courtyard featuring Billy & the Boys Friday, November 17, 7:30-11:30pm Coral Gables

Find out more »

Live Music: ARLIN ALVAREZ

November 18, 2017 @ 7:30 pm
The Café at Books & Books in Coral Gables, 265 Aragon Ave
Coral Gables, FL 33134

Cuban born songwriter and composer, Arlin Alvarez, is known for her vibrancy and versatility, which includes her ability to sing in 5 different languages. With a silky and colorful voice she tends to blend contemporary and world music elements in a very unique style of composition. Live Music in the Courtyard featuring ARLIN ALVAREZ Saturday, November 18, 7:30-11:30pm Coral Gables

Find out more »

Chef Allen’s Monday Night Farm-to-Table Dinners: Farm-to-Fiction: GAME OF THRONES

November 20, 2017 @ 6:30 pm
The Café at Books & Books at the Adrienne Arsht Center, 1300 Biscayne Boulevard
Miami, FL 33132

“The wine was very fine; an Arbor vintage, she thought. It tasted of oak and fruit and hot summer nights, the flavors blossoming in her mouth like flowers opening to the sun.” A Storm of Swords, p. 931 Welcome to Westeros. Make the hiatus between seasons all the better by joining us for a Game of Thrones feast. We will be eating a 5-course meal like Kings and Queens in the Seven Kingdoms. Just as food plays a central role in our lives, it…

Find out more »

January 2018

Chef Allen’s Monday Night Farm-to-Table Dinner: Opera Edition – Richard Strauss’s Salome

January 22, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
The Café at Books & Books at the Adrienne Arsht Center, 1300 Biscayne Boulevard
Miami, FL 33132

The Café at Books & Books is proud to collaborate with the Florida Grand Opera in a new series of opera themed farm-to-table dinners. Before each premiere, the FGO will offer a lively and informative series of mini-lectures pegged to their 2017-18 season. The series features Justin Moss, FGO’s Director of Broward Operations and Outreach, widely known to South Florida audiences for his popular pre-performance lectures at FGO. Moss will be interviewed by Brian Kellow, New York Times best-selling author and Public Relations Manager of FGO. The…

Find out more »

February 2018

Market Mondays & Farm-to-Table Dinner: Famous Lovers in Literature: Romeo + Juliet

February 5, 2018 @ 6:30 pm
The Café at Books & Books at the Adrienne Arsht Center, 1300 Biscayne Boulevard
Miami, FL 33132

“My bounty is as boundless as the sea, my love as deep; the more I give to thee, the more I have, for both are infinite.” - William Shakespeare, Romeo & Juliet. This month, we immerse ourselves in tales of literary love to inspire our weekly dinner events at Market Mondays. Bring your Valentine to one of these marvelous evenings, stroll the market, and shop the Florida-grown produce from Urban Oasis Project and prepared foods from local Miami favorites. Stay…

Find out more »

March 2018

Chef Allen’s Monday Night Farm-to-Table Dinner: Opera Edition – Gluck’s Orfeo ed Euridice

March 12, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
The Café at Books & Books at the Adrienne Arsht Center, 1300 Biscayne Boulevard
Miami, FL 33132

The Café at Books & Books is proud to collaborate with the Florida Grand Opera in a new series of opera themed farm-to-table dinners. Before each premiere, the FGO will offer a lively and informative series of mini-lectures pegged to their 2017-18 season. The series features Justin Moss, FGO’s Director of Broward Operations and Outreach, widely known to South Florida audiences for his popular pre-performance lectures at FGO. Moss will be interviewed by Brian Kellow, New York Times best-selling author and Public Relations Manager of FGO. The…

Find out more »

June 2018

FIRST DRAFT: A Literary Social

June 6, 2018 @ 6:30 pm
The Café at Books & Books at the Adrienne Arsht Center, 1300 Biscayne Boulevard
Miami, FL 33132

Have a drink. Write a story. Have another drink. Write a better story. Instructor: Anjanette Delgado Theme: Writing the Breakup Miami Book Fair presents First Draft, a series of informal writing events that turn happy hours into great stories. You’re inspired. But you’re also thirsty. Swing by a First Draft event for a drink (the first one’s on the house) and a guided writing prompt. Share your writing. You never know what you might knock out as you knock one back! FIRST…

Find out more »

July 2018

Chef Allen’s Farm-to-Table Monday Night Dinner: Grilling in the USA: Greenville, SC

July 2, 2018 @ 6:30 pm
The Café at Books & Books at the Adrienne Arsht Center, 1300 Biscayne Boulevard
Miami, FL 33132

Every Monday in July: Grilling in the USA Chef Allen's 5-Course, Plant-based Farm-to-Table Dinner A delicious meal, served community-style, surrounded by local growers  Presented in collaboration with the Arsht Center and Urban Oasis Project BUY DINNER TICKETS HERE Chef Allen’s Weekly Farm-to-Table Dinners Theme: GREENVILLE, SC Monday, July 2, 6:30pmThe Cafe at Books & Books, Arsht Center    The Menu: Heirloom Tomato with Southern Fried Okra Grilled Watermelon & Feta with Lemon Rubbed Dinosaur Kale Green beans & Carolina Herb Potato…

Find out more »

Chef Allen’s Farm-to-Table Monday Night Dinner: Grilling in the USA: Sonoma CA

July 9, 2018 @ 6:30 pm
The Café at Books & Books at the Adrienne Arsht Center, 1300 Biscayne Boulevard
Miami, FL 33132

Every Monday in July: Grilling in the USA Chef Allen's 5-Course, Plant-based Farm-to-Table Dinner A delicious meal, served community-style, surrounded by local growers  Presented in collaboration with the Arsht Center and Urban Oasis Project BUY DINNER TICKETS HERE Chef Allen’s Weekly Farm-to-Table Dinners Theme: SONOMA, CA Monday, July 9, 6:30pmThe Cafe at Books & Books, Arsht Center    The Menu: Potato chip and herb salad with avocado hummus Stir fry Brussels sprout with soy, orange, ginger Spicy Grilled Onion Rings…

Find out more »

Chef Allen’s Farm-to-Table Monday Night Dinner: Grilling in the USA: Honolulu, HI

July 16, 2018 @ 6:30 pm
The Café at Books & Books at the Adrienne Arsht Center, 1300 Biscayne Boulevard
Miami, FL 33132

Every Monday in July: Grilling in the USA Chef Allen's 5-Course, Plant-based Farm-to-Table Dinner A delicious meal, served community-style, surrounded by local growers  Presented in collaboration with the Arsht Center and Urban Oasis Project BUY DINNER TICKETS HERE Chef Allen’s Weekly Farm-to-Table Dinners Theme: HONOLULU, HI Monday, July 16, 6:30pmThe Cafe at Books & Books, Arsht Center    The Menu: Watermelon Poke, Scallion, Lime, Toasted Sesame Seeds Grilled Avocado with Charred corn chimichurri Green Papaya salad, Watermelon Radishes, Mint, Spiced…

Find out more »

Chef Allen’s Farm-to-Table Monday Night Dinner: Grilling in the USA: Austin, TX

July 23, 2018 @ 6:30 pm
The Café at Books & Books at the Adrienne Arsht Center, 1300 Biscayne Boulevard
Miami, FL 33132

Every Monday in July: Grilling in the USA Chef Allen's 5-Course, Plant-based Farm-to-Table Dinner A delicious meal, served community-style, surrounded by local growers  Presented in collaboration with the Arsht Center and Urban Oasis Project BUY DINNER TICKETS HERE Chef Allen’s Weekly Farm-to-Table Dinners Theme: AUSTIN, TX Monday, July 23, 6:30pmThe Cafe at Books & Books, Arsht Center    The Menu: Cumin honey Grill roasted Carrots & goat cheese toast Grilled Vegetable Taco, Black Beans, Pumpkin with salsa verde Farmers Greens,…

Find out more »

Chef Allen’s Farm-to-Table Monday Night Dinner: Grilling in the USA: Kansas City, KA

July 30, 2018 @ 6:30 pm
The Café at Books & Books at the Adrienne Arsht Center, 1300 Biscayne Boulevard
Miami, FL 33132

Every Monday in July: Grilling in the USA Chef Allen's 5-Course, Plant-based Farm-to-Table Dinner A delicious meal, served community-style, surrounded by local growers  Presented in collaboration with the Arsht Center and Urban Oasis Project BUY DINNER TICKETS HERE Chef Allen’s Weekly Farm-to-Table Dinners Theme: KANSAS CITY, KA Monday, July 30, 6:30pmThe Cafe at Books & Books, Arsht Center    The Menu: Grilled garlic grits with Lemon Kale & smoked eggplant caviar Crispy red beans and rice pancake with green onion…

Find out more »

August 2018

Chef Allen’s Farm-to-Table Monday Night Dinner: Summer Grilling Around the World: Sydney

August 6, 2018 @ 6:30 pm

Every Monday in August: Summer Grilling Around the World Chef Allen's 5-Course, Plant-based Farm-to-Table Dinner A delicious meal, served community-style, surrounded by local growers  Presented in collaboration with the Arsht Center and Urban Oasis Project BUY DINNER TICKETS HERE Chef Allen’s Weekly Farm-to-Table Dinners Theme: SYDNEY Monday, August 6, 6:30pmThe Cafe at Books & Books, Arsht Center    The Menu: Aussie Watermelon Grill Farro, Ginger, Scallion, Toasted Sesame Seeds Grilled Summer Asparagus Cucumber, Shallot, Napa Kimchee Flipping Cauliflower Sweet Corn,…

Find out more »

Chef Allen’s Farm-to-Table Monday Night Dinner: Summer Grilling Around the World: Barcelona

August 13, 2018 @ 6:30 pm

Every Monday in August: Summer Grilling Around the World Chef Allen's 5-Course, Plant-based Farm-to-Table Dinner A delicious meal, served community-style, surrounded by local growers  Presented in collaboration with the Arsht Center and Urban Oasis Project BUY DINNER TICKETS HERE Chef Allen’s Weekly Farm-to-Table Dinners Theme: BARCELONA Monday, August 13, 6:30pmThe Cafe at Books & Books, Arsht Center    The Menu: Warm Papas Brava Potato Arugula, Mustard Caviar, Lemon Aioli White Bean & Grilled Fennel  Roasted Olives, Heirloom Tomatoes Broccoli Fritters…

Find out more »

Chef Allen’s Farm-to-Table Monday Night Dinner: Summer Grilling Around the World: Lima

August 20, 2018 @ 6:30 pm

Every Monday in August: Summer Grilling Around the World Chef Allen's 5-Course, Plant-based Farm-to-Table Dinner A delicious meal, served community-style, surrounded by local growers  Presented in collaboration with the Arsht Center and Urban Oasis Project BUY DINNER TICKETS HERE Chef Allen’s Weekly Farm-to-Table Dinners Theme: LIMA Monday, August 20, 6:30pmThe Cafe at Books & Books, Arsht Center    The Menu: Avocado Ceviche White Beans, Celery, Sweet Summer Corn Grilled Calabaza Taco Pico de Gallo / Spinach Aioli Chimichurri Grilled Cauliflower…

Find out more »

October 2018

Halloween Dinner on Lincoln Road!

October 31, 2018 @ 7:00 pm

Reserve a front row seat for a Halloween spectacular! Every year thousands of local and out-of-town zombies, vampires, and super-heroes take over the mall and transform Lincoln Road into an outrageous catwalk. With a gourmet three-course meal and a drink of your choice, theCafé at Books & Books is the only place to celebrate Halloween! PLEASE NOTE: Our first seating will begin at 7 PM. Please choose the time you would like to be seated.   HALLOWEEN MENU STARTER ROASTED PUMPKIN & CARAMELIZED…

Find out more »

November 2018

Chef Allen’s Weekly Farm-to-Table Dinner featuring CITY THEATRE!

November 26, 2018 @ 6:30 pm

On Monday, November 26th at 6:30 PM at the Arsht Center, City Theatre and Books and Books will partner for the holidays with Chef Allen’s delicious Farm to Table Dinner celebrating Thanksgiving, accompanied by City Theatre’s entertaining Taste of Winter Shorts!  Every Monday in November, Chef Allen's 5-Course, plant-based Farm-to-Table Dinner includes a delicious al fresco meal, served community-style, surrounded by local growers presented in collaboration with the Arsht Center and Urban Oasis Project. As an added feature for the…

Find out more »

Chef Allen’s Sustainable Seafood Dinner featuring Guest Chefs Michael Schwartz, and Aaron Brooks

November 27, 2018 @ 7:00 pm
The Café at Books & Books at the Adrienne Arsht Center, 1300 Biscayne Boulevard
Miami, FL 33132

The Café at Books & Books at The Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts Presents  CHEF ALLEN’S HOOK, CATCH & COOK: AN EVENING OF SUSTAINABLE SEAFOOD Featuring chefs  Michael Schwartz - Michael’s Genuine Aaron Brooks - Edge Steak & Bar Allen Susser - The Café at Books & Books  “Tickets always go fast for this very popular dinner that marries environmental education and delicious seafood...” — Mitchell Kaplan Tuesday, November 27, 7pm Tickets: $82 per person + tax and gratuity The Café at Books…

Find out more »
+ Export Events