STAR GAZING AT AIDS WALK MIAMI
STEP DOES NOT REQUIRE A TELESCOPE
Miami, Fl - It was confirmed with
organizers of the Walk that lead singer "Panky" of "Metropolitan" band
will participate in the Walk with the MTV "Staying Alive" Team this
Sunday at the Miami Beach Convention Center. It has also been confirmed
that Eglantina Zingg, first MTV Latin American VJ who appeared with
Daisy Fuentes, will join MTV "Staying Alive" on Sunday.
METROPOLITAN, the new Pop/Rock sensation is the first Pop/Rock
Dominican band that has reached the international mainstream entering
the Top10 Most Watched Video list in All Categories on mtvmusica.com
and remained #1 for six consecutive weeks.
The ASCAP magazine Playback has proclaimed it as the new POWER HOUSE
band. Their debut album, “Pop Deluxe,” is a Pop/Rock album with a retro
edge, reflecting the talent of Panky, Luinis and Rocky as
musicians and producers.
Star sightings are nothing new to AIDS Walk Miami and have frequented
the limelight since the very beginning of the Walk. From Jane Lynch to
Jai Rodriguez, the Walk has always brought out the best in our
This years' star gazing includes Sam Champion of ABC's "Good Morning
America" program and Scott Padgett of Local 10 Morning News, both
coincidentally featured on ABC Networks.
PARKING FOR THE AIDS WALK MIAMI EVENT
If you have ever visited the City of Miami Beach on
weekend or for a special event and tried to park your car in a city
owned garage, chances are you were asked to pay a flat rate for the
day. But did you know you can pay hourly instead for up to 8 hours? You
The City of Miami Beach recognizes AIDS Walk Miami as a special event
and increases the parking rates on that day at their garages. This
usually fits most events without a problem but when you are only
spending 3-4 hours on the beach to attend the Walk, you might want to
consider paying by the hour.
When you park your car in a city owned / operated garage facility, let
the attendant know you are only there for a few hours and wish to pay
by the hour. If you plan to stay on the beach longer than 8 hours, you
might want to consider paying the flat rate to cover you for the day.
The parking garage of choice for the AIDS Walk fundraiser is located at
17th Street and Convention Center Drive and is the closest to the Miami
Beach Convention Center - Hall C entrance, Lincoln Road and many other
The 5 story parking garage facility can accommodate up to 1460 vehicles
and is open 24 hours a day. For more information, please visit the City
of Miami Beach Parking Department's web site - click here