Fairs & Festivals

6:54 PM EDT, October 16, 2014


Divali Nagar 2014 Festival of Lights
Oct. 17-18. Classical and traditional music, vendor booths, ethnic clothing, arts and crafts and kids play zone. Admission $5. 6 p.m. Central Broward Regional Park & Stadium, 3700 NW 11th Place, Lauderhill. 954-846-9895 or divalinagar.us

Downtown Delray Beach Craft Festival
Oct. 18-19. Family friendly craft show free to the public. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Downtown Delray Beach, 330 E. Atlantic Ave., Delray Beach. 561-746-6615 or artfestival.com

Miami International Children’s Film Festival
Oct. 17-19. Premieres of family-appealing films as well as hands-on workshops, parties, film-maker meet and greets and more. Coral Gables Art Cinema, 260 Aragon Ave., Coral Gables. 786-385-9689 or gablescinema.com

Fall Festival and Craft Fair
Oct. 18. Vendors, food trucks and a pumpkin patch for free. Kids’ zone also allows for peaceful shopping. 9 a.m. Eagle Point Elementary, 100 Indian Trce., Weston. 954-385-3060

Bucklers Craft Fair
Oct. 18-19. Items for sale range from dolls and toys to jewelry, handbags and clothing. $7 entry for 13 and older. 10 a.m. at South Florida Fairgrounds, 9067 Southern Blvd., West Palm Beach. 386-860-0092 or bucklercraftfair.com

Coconut Grove Seafood Festival
Oct. 19. Food, live music, cooking workshops and a family fun zone, which includes a treasure island obstacle course, surfer simulation machine, balloons, magicians, face painters and more. $20 ages 12 and older, kids free. 11 a.m. Peacock Park, 2820 McFarlane Road, Coconut Grove. Coconutgroveseafoodfestival.com

Pumply Dumply Pumpkin Patch Art Series
Oct. 22, 29. Paint your own pumpkin. Preregister.  Members $3; nonmembers $4, plus admission. 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Sunday. Schoolhouse Children's Museum, 129 E. Ocean Ave., Boynton Beach. 561-742-6780 or schoolhousemuseum.org

A Day in West Africa – Living Museum Project
Oct. 24-25. Artists recreate a West African village setting and kids of all ages can engage in hands-on arts, learning activities, non-religious rituals, dress-up and musical activities. $5 advance, $7 at-the-door. 12-6 p.m. The Midtown Commerce Center, 1033 NW Sixth St., Fort Lauderdale. 954-687-5789

South Beach Seafood Festival
Oct. 25. Sobe Seafood hosts family fun, live music, culinary demos, retail village, health zones, kids’ zone and more. Tickets start at $25. 1-9 p.m. Lummus Park, Ninth Street and Ocean Drive, Miami Beach. 305-255-3500

Caribe Arts Fest
Oct. 25. Event includes a kid’s art zone packed with painting and musical activities. 12 p.m. Sistrunk Boulevard, Fort Lauderdale. 754-273-7166 or caribeartsfest.com

Lauderdale by the Sea Craft Festival
Oct. 25-26. Family friendly craft show free to the public. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. A1A and Commercial Blvd., 4400 N. Ocean Drive, Downtown Lauderdale by the Sea.

Coral Gables Hispanic Cultural Festival
Oct. 25-26. Music and vendors. 11 a.m. Coral Gables City Hall, 405 Biltmore Way, Coral Gables. 305-302-9750 or gableshispanicfestival.com