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April Events at The Yard: Bounce back into fitness, kids’ DJ workshop and live music by local gems

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April at The Doral Yard brings a smorgasbord of live music, culture, fitness and wellness events the entire family can enjoy safely. Below is a select list of The Doral Yard’s culture, food, music and community events in April. Visit our events page and our live music page for more details on all events. 

All events are free unless otherwise noted.

Food and Drink Specials

A hand hold our April cocktail, The Bad Bunny
Our April cocktail, The Bad Bunny

There’s no better way to welcome spring than with our cocktail of the month, The Bad Bunny.

You can enjoy this refreshing cocktail with Old Forester Bourbon, Pear Belle de Brillet, lime juice, ginger beer, and strawberry for the whole month of April at the bar for $10!

Kids have fun at The Yard with yoga and a DJ workshop

Kids events
Kids Yoga with Kardioyoga

Bring the kiddos along for our family-friendly activities like Kids KardioYoga and Musical Adventures with Art Cortex where kids show off their DJing skills on Saturday, April 10.

Shake N’ Make Cocktail Class

Cocktail-making event

Shake N’ Make’s Tequila-based cocktail class, photo courtesy of Barbakoa by Finka

Crowd-favorite, Shake n’ Make is back for another round on Wednesday, April 21. This time contestants will make a tequila-based cocktail for a chance to win a $50 gift card to the Kendall gem, Finka Table and Tap!

Join Chef Eileen Andrade and bartender Jasmin Pacheco of Barbakoa by Finka–the full-service restaurant opening at The Doral Yard later this year–and let your inner bartender shine through as they teach you all their tips and tricks on how to master the perfect cocktail.

Live Music Events

Jahzel Dotel sings on stage while a man plays acoustic guitar behind her
Jahzel Dotel peforms (photo by Rod Deal)

Make your weekends memorable with our Thursday-Sunday live music on our outdoor stage featuring local Miami artists.

Come savor our several delicious food options from our culinary vendors while enjoying performances by Celtic folk and Latin pop fusion band, Gaêlica, jazz by local gems Nikki Kidd, Jahzel and the Anna Palmerola Duo and world music sounds by Carlos Andrade, Ale Mor and Cortadito, along with many others.

In addition, spend your Sunday funday with us and dance to DJs including DJ Xtreme of Tu 94.9 FM every Sunday at The Doral Yard. 

This Month’s Music Schedule

April 1 | 7 p.m.| World Music ft. Anabel Lopez

April 2 | 8 p.m.| Gipsy Kings Tribute ft Carlos Andrade

April 3 | 8 p.m.| The Cuban Trio debut at The Yard

April 4 | 5 p.m | DJ Xtreme at The Yard

 

April 7 | 7 p.m. | Arsht on the Road ft Lawvawn the Saxman Extraordinaire

April 8 | 7 p.m.| Ale Mor Live at The Yard

April 9 | 8 p.m.| Dinner + A Show with Gaiya and Andre

April 10 | 8 p.m.| Cuban-born singer songwriter Leslie Cartaya

April 11 | 5 p.m.| 80’s Vibes with DJs Omar Leon and Oscar Leal

 

April 15 | 7 p.m.| Jazz by Anna Palmerola Duo at The Yard

April 16 | 8 p.m.| Singer Songwriter Jahzel Dotel 

April 17 | 8 p.m.| Celtic folk and Latin-influenced Gaêlica

April 18 | 5 p.m | DJ Xtreme at The Yard

 

April 23 | 8 p.m.| Ole! Live Flamenco Tablao

April 24 | 8 p.m.| Grupo Barrio Abajo at The Yard

April 25 | 4 p.m.| 80’s Vibes with DJ Omar Leon 

 

April 29 | 7 p.m.| Live Jazz at The Yard with Nikki Kidd

April 30 | 8 p.m.| Traditional Cuban tunes by Cortadito 

Earth Day Cooking Class with Della Bowls!

della bowls sauces and vegetable toppings arranged in mise en place around a bowl of brown rice

A Virtual Earth Day sustainable cooking class will be taught by Chef Julie Frans, accompanied by Debris Free Oceans

Happy Earth month! In celebration, on Tuesday, April 27, join The Doral Yard’s plant-based culinary vendor, della bowls, and Debris Free Oceans for a free online Earth Day Sustainable Cooking Class.

Then our own Chef Julie Frans will teach us how to make the Debris Free Oceans Earth Day Bowl, a delicious low-waste, plant-based meal including organic free trade tri-color quinoa, mixed baby greens, funche (corn fritters), marinated beet and heirloom tomato salsa, grilled zucchini and topped with Julie’s amazing Green Herb Sauce and crispy spiced chickpeas.

Participants will receive a shopping list ahead of time so you can follow along with Chef Julie’s recipe and continue making it for your loved ones after the workshop is completed!

Fitness Events

Fitness events

305 Fitness with Glow Fitness

Up your fitness game with 305 Fitness with Glow Fitness for cardio sessions alternating between Saturday and Sunday throughout the month.

In addition, you can join our other amazing trainers like longstanding Hatha Yoga with Dunia series on Tuesdays and Zumba at The Yard with Cat Medina on April 7.

 

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