Every full moon, The Ritz-Carlton Fort Lauderdale unveils a mystical, moonlit lounge with plush couches, tarot card readers, music by DJ Rob Riggs, $10 specialty cocktails and gourmet appetizers, oversized telescopes to view the golden moon rise above the Atlantic, and more surprises for a fun monthly party like no other. Every soiree is open to the public and no two are alike, with themes ranging from Alice in Wonderland to Hollywood glam to surfer’s paradise, with each event benefitting a local charity. No velvet ropes, no cover charge, $7 valet parking and such fun that Condé Nast Traveler named it “The Party” in Fort Lauderdale. This Full Moon party will benefit March of Dimes.
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The European Chambers in Miami are pleased to invite you to a Networking Cocktail Party. Mix and Mingle with other Miami professionals and network to expand your business, while soaking in the atmosphere at Segafredo. Admission for members is free and non-members is $20, includes complimentary appetizers, 1 complimentary drink.
Blue Moon Fish Company, one of the finest establishments on America’s east coast, is proud to present their Summer Wine Series for 2013. This series of events includes five Wine Tastings and two Winemaker Dinners that allow guests to have the opportunity to taste a variety of award winning U.S wines, and enjoy exclusive dinners with the select winemakers while savoring exquisite cuisine prepared by world-renown chefs Bryce Statham and Baron Skorish. Their Summer Wine Series are events for wine connoisseurs and food enthusiasts of all levels! Join them for an enchanting evening and experience the renowned wines at Blue Moon Fish Company on the last Thursday of each month beginning 6:30P.M. Guests will provided with wines and paired with delicious hors d’oeuvres and live entertainment will be provided throughout the night. Wine tasting per person is $30 and $99 with dinner. 25% discount given to guests dining after tasting. Blue Moon Fish Co will be offering two dinners, each hosted by award-winning Winemakers. Throughout the night, guests will enjoy an exclusive evening of having the opportunity to meet the presenting Winemaker’s while enjoying a decedent four-course dinner that is expertly paired with selected wines.
The purpose of this event and the series Tasting and Tidbits is to foster mutually beneficial business relationships between the local community as well as cultural and education exchange. The event on the 23rd will host the works of renown Artist Ana Martha Rodriguez in conjunction to a business card exchange by local business leaders. Additionally they are extremely honored to assist the fundraising needs of South Florida Army Ball by donating a portion of door collections to support wounded warriors attending the 238 Anniversary Birthday Celebration of the United States Army. All participants will have the opportunity to join in a special raffle to win various prizes. Tickets are $10.
Come support TECHO reach its fundraising goal for the construction of houses in Medellín, Colombia by having a drink. Buy your tickets online to guarantee your entry and be able to participate in a Kukaramakara gift certificate raffle (for early bird ticket holders only). $10 ticket includes one drink ticket.
TECHO is a nonprofit organization that mobilizes youth volunteers to fight extreme poverty in Latin America, by constructing transitional housing and implementing social inclusion programs. With more than 500,000 volunteers, it has built houses for more than 86,000 families in 19 countries.
Join Drink for the Pink fundraiser as they host what promises to be a fun time. DJ Hank Justice will be spinning tunes throughout the evening. There will be a silent auction and raffle. Advance registration is $10 or $15 at the door. Your donation ticket gets you one complimentary drink and appetizers. The goal of this event is to help 10 women this year.
Join the GMBHA for their May Evening Networker at The James Royal Palm on Thursday, May 23rd. Admission for GMBHA members is $10 and non-members are $20.
Located just off Brickell Avenue overlooking Simpson Park, the 12-story boutique condominium will be comprised of 128 luxury residences and mark the first residential building in the United States to feature furnishings exclusively designed by Ligne Roset® in all its public spaces. Le Parc at Brickell residents will also have the additional option to purchase custom-designed Ligne Roset® Turn-Key Furniture Lifestyle Packages, which include a carefully assembled set of contemporary designer pieces and accessories.
Join SFCDC to recognize local community development leaders for their excellent work to ensure that all families and neighborhoods in Miami-Dade have access to affordable housing and economic opportunity. The Awards (in five categories – Rental Housing, Homeownership, Economic Opportunity, Rising Star, and Leadership) will be presented at this cocktail reception in the developing arts and culturally enriched district of Little Haiti. They will also honor Dr. Tom Zuniga posthumously with the Legacy Award, recognizing his leadership in community development. Don’t miss live performances by FIU’s SOLEY Dancers and South Florida’s own Ultimate Steel Drum Band. Gourmet hors d’oeuvres will be served along with beverages at the courtyard of the Cultural Center. Silent auction will also take place. Feel free to come adorned in Caribbean items in accordance with the theme of the evening. Admission for SFCDC Member is $35 and Non Member $45.