Stories written by iCoconutGrove

The Barnacle under Moonlight Concert Series


Joel Zoss takes the stage under the moonlit Miami sky. Come out and enjoy the music at The Barnacle Historic State Park, 3485 Main Highway in downtown Coconut Grove. Blankets, lawn chairs and coolers are welcome, but pets are not permitted. The gate opens at 6 pm, and music plays from 7-9 pm rain or shine. Admission is $7 for ages 10 and up, $3 for ages 6-9, and children under 6 are free. Read the full story at iCoconutGrove

Join Focus on Tomorrow: Promoting Creativity Within Our High Schools


The first fundraiser for our non-profit, Focus on Tomorrow, will be a dinner and movie Wednesday, September 12th at 6:30pm at Paragon Theater in Coconut Grove. For $35 you get a light dinner, free drink and see the movie The Words. A wonderful social mixer with all proceeds going to our mission. Read the full […]

Vote For Commodore Plaza in Coconut Grove!


The Miami Herald wants to know, which neighborhood block do you love the most? Time is running out to vote, so make sure you stop by and post pictures of your favorite South Florida block, Commodore Plaza in Coconut Grove. “This is a cash contest you can win while strolling down the street. All you […]

iLOVE The Grove: Commander Richard Gentry


“The Grove is so vibrant. Families, and their pets enjoying Kennedy Park and Peacock Park”, says Commander Richard Gentry about why he loves Coconut Grove. ”Providing public service is an honor and privilege that all of Law Enforcement take seriously when we took the oath to protect and serve. My staff and I will continue […]

A Cool Drink on Hot Day in Coconut Grove

AC's Icee's

Food trucks are all the rage today, but anyone who knows Coconut Grove knows that they started the trend way back in 1978. That’s right; for thirty-four years people have flocked to Kennedy Park to slurp down a frozen lemonade at A.C.’s Icee’s. Although A.C.’s is an institution, it remains a food truck. You can […]

It’s a Great Year for Craft Beer!


On October 13th, beer enthusiasts from all over will converge at Peacock Park in Coconut Grove to sample unlimited beer from across the country and around the world at Grovetoberfest. Aficionados and the “casual beer fan” will take an active role in beer sampling by voting for their favorite beers in three different categories. They […]