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For Immediate Release:
March 30, 2011

Media Contact:
Edith Torres

Parks Foundation of Miami-Dade Hosts its Second "Come Out For Play" Fundraising and Facebook Social at Crandon Cabanas

Features Live Music by The Mojo Scoundrels, Raffle Prizes, Free Drinks, Appetizers, and Lots of Fun in Support of a Worthy Cause

(Miami-Dade County, FL) -- 
Beautiful Crandon Beach at sunset will be the backdrop of The Parks Foundation of Miami-Dade's second "Come Out for Play" FUNdraiser & Facebook Social, scheduled for Saturday, April 9, at 5:30 p.m. at Crandon Park Beach Cabanas, located at 6747 Crandon Boulevard, Key Biscayne, FL.

The membership drive and fundraising event will feature great live music by The Mojo Scoundrels; dancing; raffles for great prizes; Disc Golf demonstration and raffle opportunity provided by Miami Disc Golf Association; and free drinks and appetizers courtesy of Ale House, Novecento Restaurant, and Polar Beer.  The cost is $25 for advance wristband tickets purchased online or $30 at the door the day of the event.  Parks Foundation members enter for free but must RSVP to receive their free wristband ticket.  All proceeds will benefit the Parks Foundation of Miami-Dade.   

Sponsors include The Mojo Scoundrels, Ale House, Novecento Restaurant, Polar Beer, and Miami Disc Golf Association.

The Parks Foundation of Miami-Dade is a non-profit 501(c)3 organization supporting the Miami-Dade Park & Recreation Department's efforts to further develop Miami-Dade County's world-class parks system for residents and visitors.  Its mission is to create a healthier, more livable and sustainable Miami community by ensuring the implementation of the Parks Open Space Master Plan and the development of year-round park and recreation programs for local children, adults and people with disabilities.

Monies raised through membership and fundraising efforts help fund: scholarships for disadvantaged children to attend after-school and summer camp programs; recreational and community programs, such as disability services and health and wellness initiatives for people of all ages; and Parks Open Space Master Plan initiatives, such as the development of trailways, bikeways and safe access to parks and open spaces throughout Miami. For more information on the Parks Foundation, please visit



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