Zika Virus threatens South Beach

Florida Gov. Rick Scott has confirmed Zika virus is being spread locally by mosquitoes in Miami Beach, including the heavily-trafficked tourist area of South Beach. The expansion of the outbreak in South Florida prompted a new travel advisory by federal officials and comes during the middle of the popular Miami Spice event and while many tourists are […]

Outdoor museum coming to West Palm Beach

With “season’’ fast approaching, the art industry in West Palm Beach is booming. New this year is a collaboration between CANVAS and Hilton West Palm Beach. Launching in November, CANVAS’ outdoor museum concept will focus on “connection.” To illustrate the theme, Hilton West Palm Beach, known for its repertoire of eclectic, international artwork, is collaborating with the festival for CANVAS Kids Day to celebrate the importance […]

Dollywood Splash Country adding Tailspin Racer in 2017

  With what is shaping up to be a record season in 2016, The Dollywood Company in Pigeon Forge, Tenn., has announced the addition of TailSpin Racer to Dollywood’s Splash Country for 2017. The Dollywood Company consists of the 150-acre Dollywood theme park; the 35-acre Dollywood’s Splash Country; Dollywood’s DreamMore Resort; and Dollywood’s Smoky Mountain Cabins. […]

Prosecco Café launches weekly dinner specials

R Rustic Italian eaterie Prosecco Café, located in PGA Commons in Palm Beach Gardens, Fla., has launched weekly dinner specials showcasing “old world meets new world dishes. The made-from-scratch cuisine is delivered daily by owner and Executive Chef Avi Sekerel. “We had so many great ideas for weekly specials, but it became apparent that we […]

ROK:BRGR adds signature craft beer to its lineup

JEY Hospitality Group is launching ROK:BRGR’s new signature craft beer, “ROK N COCO,” created in collaboration with Wynwood’s  J. Wakefield Brewing. The ROK N COCO, a fruit-inspired coconut IPA, is now available on tap at all ROK:BRGR locations and sister restaurants; Himmarshee Public House, TacoCraft, Pizza Craft and Apothecary 330 in Fort Lauderdale (www.rokbrgr.com). “We’ve always […]