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.

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

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.

Miami Gardens: A voter registration drive and Family Fun Day is set for noon to 4 p.m. Jan. 12 at Miami Carol City Park. Hosted by Mayor Oliver Gilbert.

Jacksonville: The music of Sam Cooke will be presented at the Ritz Theatre & Museum on Jan. 17: Showtime: 8 p.m.

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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