French District Confidential

French District Confidential
  • Last chance to indulge in fun Halloween things in Florida!

    Last chance to indulge in fun Halloween things in Florida!

    The dark night is upon the Sunshine State!

    Hemoglobin deficient, gore fans and icy thrills enthusiasts: indulge in Halloween attractions in Florida, as the last week for Halloween celebrations this year is upon us. Here is a selection some places to treat you to terror…the weak and sensitive should stay away.

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  • Why so serious?…Fantasy is a reality here!

    Why so serious?…Fantasy is a reality here!

    Lace, leather, superheroes, body art, parades, parties to celebrate all kinds of fantasies and...Key West Fantasy Fest!

    Drag Queens perched high, extravagant outfits and a dissolute atmosphere…Key West unleashes a Halloween celebration in style and all week long, with the Fantasy Fest. An island celebrating it’s craziest week of the year at the Keys.

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  • Stop! Or My Mom Will Shoot

    Stop! Or My Mom Will Shoot

    Funny, quirky, wacky, outdated or completely crazy; certain laws of Florida deserve recognition...

    “Do not ignore the law,” certainly, but the archaic texts in the law books combined with the law passing by the legislature make this knowledge completely Utopian. On the other hand, certain bloopers in the Florida Act, are sure to capture attention.

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  • Watch stars of the screen for free under the stars at Miami Beach

    Watch stars of the screen for free under the stars at Miami Beach

    A movie, a park, fresh air, moonlight, two steps from Lincoln Road

    Forget drive-in’s, they are not very green, the couch and the HDTV not very glamorous, the IMAX which leaves your ears ringing and begging for mercy; try Miami Beach SoundScape Exostage – a movie in moonlight, outdoors in a park, free and once a week.

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  • South Florida Dragon Boat Festival

    South Florida Dragon Boat Festival

    The air of China meets the coast of Florida.

    Dragon shaped boats, colorful activities and a resolutely Asian ambience…The Dragon Boat Festival pays tribute to Chinese cultural treasures and welcomes more than 20,000 visitors every year. In 2013, it’s happening on Collins Avenue on October 5th.

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  • Miami Food Trucks

    Miami Food Trucks

    Where to taste the culinary culture of the streets in Miami?

    Your wallet is crying for help, your stomach is craving good food, or you are always in a hurry; why not use these reasons to hit the streets and test the sidewalk kitchen? After Los Angeles and New York, you can find Foods Trucks, the gourmet kitchens, in Miami. Burgers, tacos, quesadillas, desserts, specialties; Latin, European, Chinese… Discover more than 30 kitchens on wheels in the heart of the city, offering all the gastronomy of the world.

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  • Miami Dade public libraries present the S.M.A.R.T. program – CLOSED

    Miami Dade public libraries present the S.M.A.R.T. program – CLOSED

    Free tutoring to help all children get through with their homework

    Tutoring is sometimes a necessity, but often a luxury. The public libraries of Miami offer the free S.M.A.R.T. program which allows all students to get the help they need to do their homework. Thanks to this free tutoring in Science, Math and Reading, students learn at their own pace for best results.

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  • The culture of a free pass from the Miami Dade Libraries

    The culture of a free pass from the Miami Dade Libraries

    5 museums, 2 parks and 1 zoo visit free for the whole family in Miami.

    Who said you still had to pay for everything in the United States? The cultural exception exists here, too, and especially in Miami Dade County through networks of public libraries that offer a “Library Museum Pass Program” (in limited numbers…so shhh!).

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  • The 5 most beautiful beaches of Florida

    The 5 most beautiful beaches of Florida

    Shells, sand, turquoise water and...you. Where though?

    1930; the number in kilometres of  the beaches in Florida, but be careful; they are not all worth it. To expand the photo album and continue to enjoy of the grandiose beauty of Florida, here is an overview of the 5 most beautiful beaches of the Sunshine State; but Shhh, only you know about this.

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