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Oct 17, 2019

Giralda Under The Stars Event Series Kicks Off, Marks its 10th Anniversary in Coral Gables

MIAMI – October 17, 2019 – The 10th annual Giralda Under the Stars event series, presented by The Business Improvement District (BID) of Coral Gables and sponsored by Diageo will kick off on Friday, Nov. 1 from 7:00 p.m. to 11:30 p.m. at Giralda Plaza, located between Ponce de Leon and Galiano Street. The series will feature uniquely themed editions every first Friday of the month, from November 2019 to April 2020, where Giralda Plaza will be transformed in a curation of live performances by local bands and al fresco dining on Restaurant Row.

The signature event, which attracts thousands of people over its six-month duration, allows visitors to dine at a variety of restaurants, and those 21 and over to sample drinks courtesy of Diageo.

“Giralda Under the Stars is an iconic event that many local residents and others from surrounding neighborhoods look forward to year after year,” said Taciana Amador, Executive Director of The Business Improvement District.  “We’re excited to celebrate ten years of bringing our community together to enjoy the beautiful downtown Coral Gables and Giralda Plaza.”

Al fresco dining is available at the following restaurants:

  • 77 Sport Bar
  • Bangkok Bangkok II
  • Clutch Burger
  • Coyo Taco
  • Espresso Cubano
  • GreenLife Organic Bistro
  • KAE by Chef Landa
  • La Dorada
  • Lorenzo Pizza
  • MARA Basque Restaurant
  • Miss Saigon Bistro
  • Pasion del Cielo
  • PokeBao
  • Rice Mediterranean Kitchen
  • Talavera
  • The Bar
  • The Local Craft Food & Drink
  • Threefold Cafe

To learn more, please visit https://www.shopcoralgables.com.

About the Business Improvement District (BID) of Coral Gables

The Business Improvement District (BID) is an autonomous non-profit organization dedicated to advancing commercial vitality in Downtown Coral Gables and Miracle Mile—a 19-block area in the city core designated as the District. Providing marketing and advocacy support for property owners and businesses, the BID counts among its members 370 businesses, of which approximately 260 are retail and restaurant establishments, as well as 128 property owners. Since its establishment in July 1997, BID has served as a catalyst for positive change spearheading myriad initiatives and events, including Giralda Under the Stars, Coral Gables Culinary Month, Halloween on the Mile and more. For more information, please visit: shopcoralgables.com.

About Diageo

Diageo is a global leader in beverage alcohol with an outstanding collection of brands including Johnnie Walker, Crown Royal, Bulleit, Buchanans, Smirnoff, Cîroc and Ketel One, Captain Morgan, Baileys, Don Julio, Tanqueray and Guinness.

Diageo is listed on both the New York Stock Exchange (DEO) and the London Stock Exchange (DGE) and our products are sold in more than 180 countries around the world. For more information about Diageo, our people, our brands, and performance, visit us at www.diageo.com. Visit Diageo’s global responsible drinking resource, www.DRINKiQ.com, for information, initiatives, and ways to share best practice.

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