FLORIDA COMMUNITY CALENDAR

Midnight Star

MIDNIGHT STAR: 

The Tampa Bay Black Heritage Festival will feature Midnight Star and CeCe Peniston on Jan. 19 and Rick Braun and Richard Elliott on Jan. 20 at Curtis Hixon Waterfront Park. Details: www.tampablackheritage.org

PATTI LABELLE:

Patti LaBelle is scheduled Feb. 6 at the Kravis Center in West Palm Beach and Feb. 9 at the Times-Union Center in Jacksonville.

WINSTON DUKE:

“Black Panther’’ actor Winston Duke, will speak at the University of South Florida on Feb. 5 at 8 p.m. as part of a free lecture series. Details: www.usf. edu/uls.

Miami Gardens:

A Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service painting event is 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday. Participants will meet at Miami Gardens City Hall. Info: 305-6228000 ext. 2583.

Tampa:

StayWhole Foundation will present “Our Minds Matter,’’ a panel for coaches, parents and athletes at 3:30 p.m. Jan. 19 at the John F. Germany Library. Panelists will include psychologists, coaches and a professional. RSVP at www. staywholefoundation.org/ events.

Miami Beach:

Meek Mill: The Motivation Tour stops at the Fillmore Miami Beach at the Jackie Gleason Theater on Feb. 19.

Hollywood:

Toni Braxton and SWV make a stop at Hard Rock Live on Jan. 29.

Tampa:

Tarana Burke of the “Me Too” Movement will speak at 8 p.m. Jan. 22 at the University of South Florida as part of its MLK Commemorative Week.

Miramar:

Brian Knight performs Feb. 1 at the Miramar Cultural Center.

Hollywood:

Smokey Robinson performs Jan. 25 at Hard Rock Live.

Orlando:

Alice Walker will speak on Feb. 2 at the Zora Neale Hurston Festival of the Arts and Humanities program at UCF. Festival details: Zorafestival.org

Miramar:

Marvin Sapp performs Jan. 25 at the Miramar Cultural Center.

Fort Lauderdale:

Catch Gladys Knight in concert Jan. 24 at the Broward Center.

Miramar:

Tony! Toni! Tone! will be at the Miramar Cultural Center on Jan. 18.

Orlando:

Lyfe Jennings will take the House of Blues Orlando stage on Feb. 1.

Daytona Beach:

The legendary Johnny Mathis performs Jan. 31 at The Peabody.

Jacksonville:

“We Shall Overcome,’’ a celebration of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., is Feb. 5 at the Ritz Theatre & Museum.

Fort Lauderdale:

The Temptations and The Four Tops perform Jan. 31 at the Au-Rene Theater at the Broward Center.

Tampa:

Andrew Gillum will speak at the Hillsborough NAACP’s Freedom Fund Dinner on Feb. 1 at the Hilton Tampa Downtown. Details: NAACPHillsborough.org

Miami Gardens:

Tickets are on sale now for the March 9-10 Jazz in the Gardens. The lineup includes Lionel Ritchie, Bobby Brown, Stephanie Mills and the O’Jays. Details: Jazzinthegardens.com

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