ALL STAR GAME PUTS FINAL TOUCHES ON HUGE WEEK FOR ORLANDO


ALL STAR GAME PUTS FINAL TOUCHES ON HUGE WEEK FOR ORLANDO

KEVIN DURANT WINS MVP BY:SEAN SLACK

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Twenty years ago Orlando hosted the NBA All Star game in the now closed O-rena.  Everyone calls it one of the most memorable games because of the MVP performance by Magic Johnson who had recently announced he had contracted the HIV virus.  Tonight, Orlando hosted another exciting, memorable, fast-paced game that saw the WEST All Stars beat the EAST All Stars by a score of 152-149.  Although it did not carry the emotional ties as in 1992, there was plenty of drama towards the end and it will be remembered fondly as well. Continue reading

SAMBA & CARTIER TOGETHER?


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SAMBA & CARTIER TOGETHER?
 
The company’s director of the  most accurate  Swiss watch and world famous CARTIER, had its farewell party after 23 years of dedication to the job.  Continue reading

THE ADRIENNE ARSHT CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS OF MIAMI-DADE COUNTY ANNOUNCES MIAMI MADE FESTIVAL 2012


FREE EVENT!

THE ADRIENNE ARSHT CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS

OF MIAMI-DADE COUNTY ANNOUNCES

MIAMI MADE FESTIVAL 2012

When the Sun Goes Down

A weekend of groundbreaking new theater, live music and visual art

by Miami and for Miami

 

FREE ADMISSION

OR GET PRIORITY ACCESS BY PURCHASING A VIP FESTIVAL PASS FOR $35

March 1- 4, 2012

Carnival Studio Theater

(in the Ziff Ballet Opera House)

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NBA All-Star Games- Day 3


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Third Day of this incredible event that brought to Orlando a lot of people and a lot of business, amazing moments. Continue reading

Pie – Fection a nova mania Brasileira !


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Pie -Fection is under new management ! Continue reading

NBA All-Star Games Day 2


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NBA KICKING INTO HIGH GEAR IN DAY TWO
Written BY SEAN SLACK.

Day two at the All Star events in Orlando, Fl started early press conferences were served for breakfast. The head of USA basketball Jerry Colangelo started off by announcing the upcoming grueling summer schedule for the USA Men and Women’s Olympic teams. Games over the summer include contests against the Dominican Republic, Brazil, Argentina, and the highlighted gold medal re-match against Spain. The rematch happens to be on the 20th anniversary of the USA “Dream Team” and will be played in Barcelona. Continue reading

NBA FAMILY TO TIP OFF NBA CARES ALL-STAR COMMUNITY CARAVAN WITH NBA FIT ALL-STAR YOUTH CELEBRATION


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And the day everyone waited so much for is finally here. It is official ! The 2012 All-Star Games Orlando are finally here, and it is occupying the Convention Center and the Amway Arena. Continue reading

Full Event Schedule


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Full Event Schedule

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All Times Eastern (ET)

• All Day Dunk-A-Thon, noon – 1 a.m. | NBA TV
• New York vs. Miami, 7 p.m. | TNT
L.A. Lakers vs. Oklahoma City, 9:30 p.m. | TNT
Inside the NBA, 12 a.m. | TNT

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All Times Eastern (ET)

• USA Basketball News Conference, 9 a.m. | NBA TV
BBVA Rising Stars Challenge Practice, 10-11:30 a.m. | NBA TV
• Hall of Fame News Conference, 11:30 a.m. | NBA TV
• NBA GameTime: All-Star Interviews, noon | NBA TV
• The Beat, 5 p.m. | NBA TV
• The Jump presented by Sprint, 6 p.m. | NBA TV
• NBA GameTime: All-Star Interviews, 7 p.m. | NBA TV
• 2012 Sprint NBA All-Star Celebrity Game, 7 p.m. | ESPN
• BBVA Rising Stars Challenge, 9 p.m. | TNT
• Inside The NBA, 11 p.m. | TNT
• NBA GameTime presented by State Farm, 11:30 p.m. | NBA TV

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All Times Eastern (ET)

• All-Star East/West Practice & Player Interviews, 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. | NBA TV
• Sprite Slam Dunk Showdown, 1:30 p.m. | NBA TV
• 2012 NBA Development League All-Star Game presented by 26 Seconds, 2 p.m. | NBA TV
• Commissioner Stern news conference, 7 p.m. | NBA TV
• NBA Tip-Off, 8 p.m. | TNT
• NBA All-Star Saturday Night presented by State Farm, 8:30 p.m. | TNT
2012 Haier Shooting Stars (1st Event)
2012 Taco Bell Skills Challenge (2nd Event)
2012 Foot Locker Three-Point Contest (3rd Event)
2012 Sprite Slam Dunk (4th Event)
• NBA TV All-Star Weekend Presented by Kia Motors, 11 p.m. | NBA TV

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All Times Eastern (ET)

• Legends Brunch, noon p.m. | NBA TV
• NBA GameTime: All-Star Sunday, 4 p.m. | NBA TV
• Sprint Pregame Concert, 5 p.m. | NBA TV
• NBA Tip-Off presented by Autotrader.com, 6 p.m. | TNT
• 2012 NBA All-Star Game presented by Kia Motors, 7:30 p.m. (7:37 p.m. tip) | TNT
• Inside the NBA presented by Hyundai, 11 p.m. | NBA TV

61st All-Star Game set to shine in Orlando


Stars set to shine in Magic Kingdom

The stars are coming to the Magic Kingdom on Feb. 26 when the NBA stages the 61st All-Star Game from Amway Center in Orlando, Fla. In a midseason showcase for the NBA, the 2012 All-Star Game will feature 24 of the league’s brightest stars. Continue reading

AMERICA’S LARGEST FASHION EVENT WELCOMES THE WORLD’S BEST DESIGNERS AND LIVING LEGEND DIONNE WARWICK


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AMERICA’S LARGEST FASHION EVENT WELCOMES THE WORLD’S BEST DESIGNERS AND LIVING LEGEND DIONNE WARWICK

Miami Beach International Fashion Week™ celebrates its  Fourteenth spectacular year

Miami – February 2012 – Miami is widely considered the axis between Europe and the Americas, with South Beach as its glamorous epicenter.  The city is therefore the natural selection to host the country’s largest International and Hispanic fashion event, the 14th annual Miami Beach  – International Fashion Week, set to take place March 21st-24th at the Miami Beach Convention Center.  This year, the event is proud to welcome music legend and style icon Dionne Warwick who will share her expertise in and around the world of celebrity and fashion.  

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