The 2020 South Florida Book Festival presented by the African-American Research Library and Cultural Center (AARLCC) features a fantastic line-up of authors, speakers, renowned chefs, presenters and more. Enjoy book​ ​discussions, free workshops, cooking demonstrations and more. To stay connected, follow these hashtags on various social media platforms.

Sponsored by the Florida Chapter of Mystery Writers of America and BizTech 411

​I​ntended only for responsible adults of legal drinking age in the United States of America (21 years old or older). It is purely intended for entertainment purposes. Please do NOT drink and drive. Please drink responsibly and with moderation.

Friday, July 17th | 6:45PM
Flip & Sip Virtual Lounge: Reveal of the 2020 Drink hosted by Randolph Dukes


Flip & Sip Virtual Lounge is interactive! Have these ingredients ready so you can follow along and make the Flip & Sip Cocktail. The recipe using these ingredient will be revealed during the
JULY 17, 2020 | 6:45PM

·       Uncle Nearest 1856 Premium Whiskey
·       Absinthe
·       Angostura Orange Bitters
·       Simple Syrup
·       Orange zest

FRIDAY, JULY 17TH 7:00PM -8:30PM

12:00PM - 1:00PM

12:00 PM
Eddie S. Glaude, Jr.

12:00 PM
What is the Local Authors Program with Abayomi Manrique, Librarian

1:00PM - 2:00PM

1:00 PM
From My Jamaican Gully To the World
Audrey Wright-Peterman

1:00 PM
Quake Horror & Hope in Haiti
Will Loiseau

Rudy Jean Bart

Calvin Alexander Ramsey

2:00PM - 3:00PM

2:00 PM
Black Bottom Saints
Alice Randall

2:00 PM
Storytime - Binky the Mermaid: The Fin-tastic Race
with Bianca Ukah & Kamiesha Anderson-Wieder

2:00 PM
Temple Street Eatery
Cook Demonstration

3:00PM - 4:00PM

3:00 PM
This Day In Comedy
Darryl Littleton

3:00 PM
Badass Black Girl
M.J. Fievre

3:00 PM
Sankofa Book Club

3:00 PM
CYOA Spies
Kyandreia Jones

4:00PM - 5:00PM

4:00 PM
Veil & Vow
Aneeka A. Henderson

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