Miami Shores celebrates 80 years

Miami Shores celebrates 80 years

The Barry university community is invited to take part in celebrating the 80th birthday of Miami Shores. The Shores is hosting a four-day celebration beginning on Friday, Oct. 12.

Events include:

Friday, Oct. 12 – 7 p.m.
Presentation – “What was Miami Shores and America like in 1932?”
Presented by: Barry's Jesus Mendez, PhD, associate professor of history
                          Prof. Seth Bramson, adjunct instructor of history
Location: McArthur Chapel at Miami Shores Presbyterian Church (601 NE 96th St.)
Cost: $5 per person

Saturday, Oct. 13 – 4 – 8 p.m.
80th Birthday Street Fair
Join the Shores community for food trucks, musical performances, art, and a Barry University Athletic Village.
Location: NE 2nd Ave. between 94th and 99th St.

Saturday, Oct. 13 – 7 p.m.
Movie – “Blue Skies”
See the first movie ever shown at the Shores Theater in 1949.
Location: O Cinema at Miami Theater Center (9806 NE 2nd Ave.)
Cost: $10 per ticket

Sunday, Oct 14 – 11 a.m.
Happy 80th Birthday Brunch
Location: Miami Shores Country Club
Cost: $19.32 per person – coupons available at the Street Fair

For more information on the 80th Birthday Celebration, visit or shores.