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Miami-Dade County Department of Cultural Affairs announces cancellations due to Hurricane Irma

MIAMI (September 06, 2017)

In anticipation of possible severe weather conditions associated with Hurricane Irma, the Miami-Dade County Department of Cultural Affairs has cancelled performances and activities at its cultural facilities.

The Department’s administrative offices will be closed on Thursday, September 6, 2017 and Friday, September 7, 2017. For more information, please visit the Miami-Dade County website www.miamidade.gov.

 

African Heritage Cultural Arts Center (AHCAC)

6161 NW 22 Avenue, Miami, FL 33142

Tel (305) 638-6771

The AHCAC’s afterschool arts programs will be closed on Thursday, September 7 and Friday, September 8, 2017.  The afterschool program will follow the schedule of Miami-Dade County Public Schools to resume operations. All other weekend activities have been cancelled. For updates visit www.ahcacmiami.org.

 

Miami-Dade County Auditorium

2901 West Flagler St, Miami, FL 33135

Tel (305) 547-5414

The center has cancelled the following performances:

“Baño de Luna” - Wednesday, September 6, 2017 - Saturday, September 9, 2017

“Las ZarzuelasCanciones del arte Popular” - Sunday, September 10, 2017

The box office will close at 4pm, Wednesday, September 6, 2017. For updates and more information, please visit www.miamidadecountyauditorium.org.

 

South Miami-Dade Cultural Arts Center

10950 SW 211 Street, Cutler Bay, FL 33189

Tel (786) 573-5316

The Pre-Carnival event scheduled for Friday, September 8, 2017, has been cancelled and will be rescheduled.

Dance classes slated to begin on Tuesday, September 12, 2017 will take place only if Miami-Dade County Public Schools and Miami-Dade County facilities have resumed operations.

The box office is closing on Wednesday, September 6, 2017. For updates and more information regarding reopening, visit the center’s website at www.smdcac.org.