Friday Update: The coconut groove drum circle this Saturday has been suspended due to Art Basel coconut groove edition taking the same spot. Hope to reschedule for next month – perhaps next week! I’ll keep you posted@
Original Post:Hey there partner,
I hope you’re enjoying this gorgeous weather here in South Florida!
This weekend make sure you take some time off from Art Basel and all the great art activities and check out the Coconut Grove Drum Circle Saturday December 3, 2011. Beware, this time around it’s starting a little earlier (daylight savings an all…) 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm Streets of Mayfair (on Florida Ave a little east of Rice St) in Coconut Grove. 2834-2844 (approx) Florida Ave in Coconut Grove, FL. Rain or Shine! There are parking garages in the Mayfair complex and on the corner of Oak Street and Mary, and parking lots near the Mayfair as well as parking on the streets. This is a grand location, near the heart of the Grove Art Walk. Bring your hand drums and come celebrate! Magic, joy, and healing power of the drum. Extra drums and other percussion instrument available along with ice water and seating.
Hope to share the rhythms with you. I’m planning to record the circle and post it here at Miamidrums.com
Tomorrow at 7:30 you can attend the Last Quarter Moon Drum Circle at Unitarian Universalist Church of Ft. Lauderdale 3970 NW 21st Avenue (between Commercial and Oakland Park) Oakland Park, Fl 33309. For more info check out the event calendar page.
Don’t miss the Broward drum circle this weekend, check it’s page from the menu for more information.
Also, Delou’s drumming class at 212 NE 59th Terrace Miami FL 33137. Class starts at Sunday at 3. Drum class cost $10
Hollywood drum circle – This Sunday – Holland Park – Main Level of Waterfront Tower, 801 Johnson Street. Hollywood, FL 33019
Belly-Dancers welcome! Wheel-Chair accesible ramp on Tower! Free Parking! We will be jamming in a beautiful breezy setting right by the water in an absolutely gorgeous park! We may most likely be intriguing the boaters passing by:)
- Any hand instrument.
- Any snacks, munchables, or drinks to share (not an obligation). There will be a table.
- Your Positive Energy and Smiles!
Kids are totally welcome; but the location is on an unsupervised deepwater shoreline with easy access to the water’s edge. Some parents have found themselves spending all the time watching their kids instead of drumming.
Last but not least, if you happen to be close to Dunedin Florida check out the Enchanted Earth in Dunedin. Casual Drum Circle on Saturday June 25th. It will be from 7pm – ? and held in the stores beautiful SHADED back yard and being that close to the gulf there is usually a very nice breeze. So come on out and let the rhythm of the universe flow through you as we create some beautiful tunes.
Enchanted Earth 733 Main Street Dunedin FL, 34698 (727)216-6594
The Coconut groove drum circle is this weekend. Last one was a lot of fun, check out the audio recording. Coconut Groove drum circle at 8:00 pm
Florentino Plaza, Grand Avenue entrance, below “THE KNIFE” restaurant. 3444 Main Hwy Coconut Grove, Miami, FL Rain or shine.
Bring your own chair since we’ll playing at that little patio…
Also, to accomodate as much information as possible, I’m re-launching the Event calendar page this way you can see and plan ahead for upcoming events that might not have been included on the post. Hope this helps you drum even more …
Yes, It’s that time of the year again where people love to exchange sweet rhythms with each other as a token of musical appreciation.
This weekend is the Hollywood drum circle and Potluck, Kirsten & Mark’s Birthday Bash—-Followed By Last Quarter Moon @ UU Church!!! Sunday December 26, 2010. From 3:30 pm – 7:00 pm – Holland Park, 801 Johnson Street. Hollywood, FL 33019. 954-558-7172
Last Quarter Moon Drum Circle Sunday December 26, 2010 - 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm Unitarian Universalist Church of Ft. Lauderdale. 3970 NW 21st Ave. (between Commercial and Oakland Park) Oakland Park, Fl 33309 954-484-6734 Rain or Shine there will be a Drum Circle. The fire tender will build an awesome fire in the fire pit in the back yard. Drumming will be around the fire – BYO seating. Bring your Drums, or any Percussion/Musical instrument (bucket, can, wooden spoons whatever you have). BYO snacks and drinks of your choice. Bathrooms are available inside the Church. If there is rain or it is ‘hot and humid’ we will be drumming inside the Sanctuary. Sorry… no fire inside the Sanctuary
and as a treat for all of you drum lovers I wanted to thank Mark R for doing such a great recording of the Virginia Key drum circle – I’m including the audio from the event that he captured and uploaded to archive.org. And last but not least, a little video from the same event captured while playing a djembe – Don’t do it at home, leave that to the professionals!
Bring your drumming and percussion grooves to the Oak Park next Sunday the 8th for a drumcirle. Any type of hand drums welcome .
690 NE 159th St Miami, FL 33162. Circle starts around 3:30 on Sunday afternoon.
If you are in Broward, check out the Broward drum circle – Saturday from 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
This event repeats every week. Fern Forest Nature Park (in the picnic area) 201 Lyons Road South Coconut Creek, Florida
And also the new Hollywood drum circle @ Holland Park, Main Level of Waterfront Tower Every Sunday 4:30pm – Park Closes 801 Johnson Street Hollywood, FL 33019