a Show at the Carnival Center -- Our world-class performing
arts center offers compelling performances, and special events
of exceptional quality and artistic excellence. The complex consists
of 3 main performance spaces: Knight Concert Hall, the Ziff Ballet
Opera House, and the Studio Theater. Carnival
Center is located at 11300 Biscayne Blvd. Miami; (Map);
Phone (305) 949-6722.
- Cross the Bridge to Key Biscayne -- The closest
island to Miami boasts some of the best beaches in the world.
Key Biscayne is also home to the Seaquarium, Windsurfer Beach,
Bill Baggs State Recreation Area, Cape Florida Lighthouse, Ritz
Carlton, and Crandon Park Tennis Center.
- Enjoy a Round of Golf -- South Florida is
a golfers dream with nice weather all year long. You can find
a free course right in Miami Beach at Bayshore Par 3, and top
rated courses like the Miami Beach Country Club, Doral and Crandon
on Key Biscayne. (see:
- Shop in Aventura -- Known
as "Shoppers Paradise", Aventura is home to 10 large
shopping plazas. Below is a list of popular places:
Mall: A beautiful designer mall featuring 194 stores,
11 restaurants, including the Cheesecake Factory, and an AMC
24 theatre; Mall Hours: Mon-Sat: 10am to 9:30pm; Sun: 12 noon
to 8pm. The mall is located on Biscayne Blvd. and 195th St.;
(Map); Phone (305) 935-1110.
- Loehmann's fashion Island: An outdoor mall
featuring Loehmann's clothing store, boutique shops, Barnes
& Noble, an AMC 16 theatre, and numerous casual to fine
dining restaurants. The mall is located on Biscayne Blvd. and
187th St.; (Map); Phone (561) 347-0888.
- Champion Retail Plaza: Here you will find
Bed Bath & Beyond, DSW Shoe Warehouse, Old Navy Outlet,
Starbuck's, and Eyes Optical. The plaza is located on Biscayne
Blvd. and 191st St.; Phone (305) 937-6200.
- Promenade Shops: If you didn't find everything
you needed at the mall, this shopping plaza is located 11 blocks
North. Anchor stores include Circuit City, Marshall's, Michael's
Arts & Crafts, Winn-Dixie Grocery, and many other small shops,
including numerous eateries The promenade is located on Biscayne
Blvd. and 203rd St.; Phone (954) 537-2700.
- Aventura Commons: Almost into Broward County,
this shopping plaza contains a Target, Best Buy, Pet Smart,
Whole Foods, and the Original Pancake House. The mall is located
on Biscayne Blvd. and 210th St.; Phone (305) 854-2800.
- The Shoppes at the Waterways: A bit off
the beaten path, the waterways is a beautiful spot to enjoy
a few hours. The shopping center includes a deep water marina,
unique boutique stores, cafes, and restaurants. The shoppes
are located 1 mile east of Biscayne Blvd. on 207th St.; Phone
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Fun Attractions in Miami.