Sunday, May 1, 11:30am-2pm – Joe’s Stone Crab, 11 Washington Avenue, Miami Beach
At Boys & Girls Clubs of Miami-Dade’s 5th Annual “Claws for Kids” fundraising brunch on Sunday, May 1 at Joe’s Stone Crab in Miami Beach, guests will be able to enjoy delicious stone crabs and other signature Joe’s cuisine without the wait. The event will kick off with a cocktail reception at 11:30 a.m., followed by brunch at 12 p.m. All event proceeds will benefit Boys & Girls Clubs of Miami-Dade’s newly renovated South Beach location. Individual tickets are $250. For more info contact Kati Foley at 305-446-9910 ext. 30 or firstname.lastname@example.org. #claws4kids2016 #BGCMia @BGCMia
Saturday, April 30, 8pm – LOFT at Bayshore, 7610 NE 4th Ct, Miami
Voices For Children will host its first ever Party For A Cause on Saturday April 30, 2016. On that night, The LOFT at Bayshore will be transformed into the premier destination for more than 300 Miami-Dade residents wanting to celebrate while giving back to the community! This new event aims to raise awareness through the strategic engagement of the next generation of philanthropic supporters. With over 3,700 abused children in our own backyard, encouraging involvement to safeguard the local communities future generation is of critical importance. Thus, Party For A Cause was created to appeal to a younger and varied cross section of our community who might not otherwise engage in local endeavors. The goal is simple: cocktails, appetizers, music, and dancing while ensuring our community’s most vulnerable child population is protected. Tickets are $100 per person. #PARTYFORVOICES #VOICESFORCHILDREN @Voices4Children
Saturday, April 30, 7pm-10pm – Young At Art Museum, 751 SW 121st Ave, Davie
Young At Art Museum’s 5th Annual Gala will be the raddest party of the year as the museum is transformed into a 1980s New York Warehouse event featuring totally awesome entertainment, interactive artful adventures and 80s jams. Attire: Cocktail, 80s Glam Optional. Individual tickets are $200. For more info contact Daniella Cabezas at email@example.com. #YAAGala2016 @YAAMuseum
Saturday, April 30, 7pm-11pm – Lauderdale Yacht Club, 1725 SE 12th St, Fort Lauderdale
Friends of Jack & Jill will host their annual Flip Flops “On the Dock” event at the Lauderdale Yacht Club in Fort Lauderdale in support of the children and families at Jack & Jill Children’s Center. This event offers a beautiful panoramic view of the Fort Lauderdale Intracoastal Waterway. Over 300 guests will enjoy cocktails, appetizers and dancing while they have the opportunity to bid on over 50 silent and live auction items. ick off your flip flops and roll with the cool crowd for a pre-party on a private yacht. Live music, specialty drinks and appetizers will put you in the “island groove.” General admission is $150 per person. @JackJillCenter
Saturday, April 30, 8:30am-10:30am – Bal Harbour Shops, 9700 Collins Ave, Bal Harbour
Bal Harbour Shops are hosting #MoveToCure with celebrity trainer, Tracy Anderson. On Saturday, April 30th in support of the Breast Cancer Research Foundation, one of the world’s most productive shopping centers celebrating their 50th Anniversary, Bal Harbour Shops, will support & unite with Tracy Anderson for a cause. The recently opened pop up at the luxury shopping destination, Bal Harbour Shops, Tracy Anderson, will have the celebrity trainer herself, personally-guiding guests through a work out session to raise money for the BCRF. 100% of the proceeds on April 30th will be donated to the foundation.
Ticket holders will gather at 8:30am in the front entrance of Bal Harbour Shops between Carpaccio & Le Zoo to participate in the personally-guided workout session which will take place from 9:30am – 10:30am. Ticket options available: $150 “Light Pink Ticket,” includes the personal training session with Tracy Anderson and a limited-edition “Move to Cure” t-shirt. $250 “Pink Ticket,” includes a prime placement near Tracy Anderson during the training session, a private meet and greet and a “Move to Cure” t-shirt. $500 “Hot Pink Ticket,” Includes a spot at Tracy Anderson’s lecture and Q&A at The Grill at Bal Harbour in the Palm Lounge from 8:00am – 9:00am, VIP placement alongside Tracy in her workout session, followed by a private meet and greet. #MoveToCure @TracyAnderson @BalHarbourShops
Saturday, April 30, 7pm – Mana Wynwood, 318 NW 23rd Street, Miami Wynwood Arts District
The Cushman School‘s Gala this year is Alice in Wonderland-inspired Through the Looking Glass. Enjoy cocktails and an elegant dinner presented by two renowned chefs: author, restaurant owner, and James Beard and Emmy Award-winning Chef Michelle Bernstein; and nationally acclaimed Chef Dena Marino, chef/partner at MC Kitchen in Miamis Design District. FJ and Abigail Pollak are being honored for their leadership with the Play to Learn campaign, bringing a performing arts and athletic center to the school and the community. Guests can then dance the night away at the after party with a special performance by German recording artists R.I.O. Tickets are $295 per person. For more info contact Anne McCoy Phone at 305-751-6363 or firstname.lastname@example.org. @cushmanschool
Tuesday, April 26, 8pm-11pm – ICE Palace Film Studios, 1400 N Miami Avenue, Miami
Pandora listeners enjoyed a night of electrifying live performances by Yandel and Gadiel! In the past year, Pandora listeners spent over 2 Billion hours listening to Latin music on the platform. Yandel has received over 232 Million spins on Pandora. Pandora has the unique ability to determine which artists will resonate best with local listeners by analyzing musical preferences, stations created, and thumbed-up songs. Invitations to events are then extended to Pandora listeners who have demonstrated an affinity for the identified artists.
This was the third annual Noche De Música, which in prior years has featured performances by Plan B, Tony Dize, Sofia Reyes, Justin Quiles, J. Balvin, Alexis & Fido, Leslie Grace, Karlos Rose, and Farruko. Noche de Música was sponsored by Cooper Tire, DishLATINO, Hot Pockets brand sandwiches, and Jack Daniel’s Tennessee Whiskey, 40 alc by vol Jack Daniel Distillery, Lynchburg Tennessee.
Saturday, April 23, 7:30pm-11:30pm – Lou La Vie Gallery, 246 NE 15 St, Miami
Miami Bridge Youth & Family Services hosted its “Galactic Nights … Launching Into The Future” gala at the Lou La Vie Gallery, one of the trendiest venues in downtown Miami. More than 300 business leaders, philanthropists and youth advocates attended guests enjoyed dancing to the music of DJ Laz while experiencing exotic entertainment such as Galactic dancers, an LED dancing robot, a psychic reader, a mixology bar and much more.
Miami Bridge has been providing temporary housing and trauma-informed care for kids escaping crime, abuse, violence and human trafficking. Event proceeds will help expand its services, including youth development activities, case management, mental health and substance abuse prevention counseling, life skills education and parenting programs.
With campuses in Miami and Homestead, Miami Bridge is Miami-Dade County’s only 24-hour emergency shelter for at-risk youth. Miami Bridge shelters more than 500 children and teens (ages 10-17) and provides counseling to more than 550 families every year. For more than 30 years, the nonprofit has been a pioneer providing a safe place for youth who face life in the street. Miami Bridge is an asset to the community thanks to the gifts from businesses and corporations and generous contributions of individual donors who believe in the nonprofit’s mission.
Friday, April 22, 7pm-11pm – White Dot Gallery, 2245 NW 2nd Ave, Miami Wynwood Arts District
Wynwood pop-up art + fashion gallery NOBE67 celebrated its grand opening. The luxury boutique store, located in the White Dot Gallery, blends modern fashion, art and style with Miami fashion and function. Designers include Alessandra de Tomasso, Dauntless, Alala, and more. Featuring beautiful jewelry pieces, chic leather jackets with edgy designs, trendy bow ties and more, the pop-up store is the perfect one-stop shop for everything you need this summer season. NOBE67 will remain open until May 8.
Thursday, April 21, 7pm-9:30pm – Rostad Edwards Fine Art, 97 NW 25th St, Miami Wynwood Arts District
Contemporary art gallery Rostad Edwards Fine Art in Wynwood’s burgeoning art district is showcasing exclusive paintings from “Faraway Nearby,” the inaugural Miami solo exhibition of renowned Norwegian artist Elisabeth Werp, starting April 22nd through May 22nd.
The “Faraway Nearby” exhibition consist of 15 oil paintings which highlight Werp’s unique style of mixing classical painting techniques with contemporary art elements. Her thought-provoking works depict a world where past and present perspectives collide. Werp drew inspiration from personal experiences and art history to bring forth details in her pieces that express the meaning of life. Her works skilfully showcase her knowledge of old and new painting techniques. Faraway Nearby’s dreamlike imagery entwined with intricate mystery, dark and light undertones, symbolic realism and human life elements create a familiar world of emotions and unique visual experience for viewers.
Elisabeth Werp was educated at the Art and Design School and the National Art Academy in Oslo, Norway. She had her first exhibition at UNK (Gallery of young Norwegian Artists) in Oslo in 1991 and has since exhibited throughout Europe, becoming one of Norway’s most acclaimed and loved artists of all time.
Thursday, April 14, 7pm-9pm – The National Hotel, 1677 Collins Avenue, Miami Beach
French Morning hosted Best Baguette Miami 2016 competition, presented by La Compagnie. Total of 9 finalists competed for “best baguette” in Miami, in front of a jury of professional chefs and celebrities, at The National Hotel Miami Beach. All bakers displayed their baguettes and other breads for the guests to sample before the audience chooses their favorite. Guests chat with bakers, and enjoyed tasting of the baguettes & breads, and a selection of cheeses and charcuterie, followed by the jury’s deliberations.
The panel of judges was comprised of: – Charly Nestor, French TV Producer of Canal Bleu, and ‘Hit Machine’ TV show host; – Christian Rassinoux, Executive Chef of the Diplomat Resort & Spa; – Gregory Gourreau, Executive Chef of Juvia Miami Beach; – Matthew McDonald, Executive Chef of The National Hotel; – Sylvain Leroy, Chef of Paris Gourmet and member of L’Academie Culinaire de France.
Gables Cigars Shop proudly announces its grand opening celebration scheduled for Friday, April 29, 2016 The venue is located at 2324 Salzedo Street in Coral Gables. Guests will enjoy cocktails, lite bites and mingling with local industry professionals and VIPS. In addition, those in attendance will enjoy premium cigars from some of the most recognized brands. The event will take place from 6:00PM to 9:00PM with an official ribbon cutting by Coral Gables Mayor Jim Cason and the Coral Gables Chamber at 6:15PM sharp. At their opening, Nestor Miranda from Miami Cigar Company will make a special appearance and offer gifts with purchases.
Gables Cigars Shop will feature premium cigar brands that include: Padron Cigars, Nestor Miranda/La Aurora, Flor de Antilla, Flor de Selva, My Father’s Cigars, Gurkha Cigars, Espiniza Cigars, Roberto P. Duran Cigars, Arturo Fuente and others. It will introduce and be the exclusive U.S. distributor of the Faraones (Pharaohs) brand, a premium cigar brand that is being introduced into the market, from The Dominican Republic. The store will also sell cigar accessories like humidors, lighters, cutters and ash trays. @GablesCigarShop
Wednesday, April 27, 6:30pm – Cherry Blow Dry Bar Coral Gables, 210 Miracle Mile, Coral Gables
You are cordially invited to attend the grand opening of Cherry Blow Dry Bar in Coral Gables. Enjoy live demonstrations, grand opening specials and the chance to enter a raffle to WIN a FREE dry style and makeup application! You’ll also have the chance to purchase an unlimited membership and receive a FREE hair treatment! Champagne, mimosas and bellinis included… #CherryBlowDryBar
Wednesday, April 27, 6pm-12pm – Lique Miami Restaurant & Lounge, 3957 NE 163rd St, North Miami Beach
Lique Miami is adding a little Latin flavor to its repertoire with a new weekly Noche Latina party every Wednesday night. Guests can show off their sultry dance moves to live sets by DJ Frogie featuring salsa, merengue, bachata and reggaeton music overlooking the beautiful Intracoastal waterway in Sunny Isles Beach. Lique will serve festive cocktails including a Chivas Julep with Chivas Extra, lemon and mint and an Aguardiente Spritz with Cristal Aguardiente, seasonal fruit and Prosecco for $8. Chivas Extra cocktails are available for $7 and Cristal Aguardiente shots are $5. Bottle specials include Chivas Extra for $99 and Cristal Aguardiente for $75. With Mediterranean-inspired plates, sushi and raw-bar favorites, Lique Miami dishes out a variety of fresh seafood options, carpaccios and sharing plates in a cozy waterfront atmosphere. For reservations call 305-705-2425. #NocheLatina @liquemiami @djfrogie
Naomi’s Garden Restaurant & Lounge started serving delicious Caribbean cuisine to the Little Haiti / Little River / Liberty City area in 1998 and has been named the “Best Haitian Restaurant” by the Miami New Times in 2014. In 2015, they closed for renovation and are now reopen, once again serving delicious home cooked food. A new Garden Seating area and are ramping up to have late night food. There will be music and a sampling of some of our main dishes. We are happy to welcome back our loyal customers as well as the entire Miami community.
Saturday, April 23, 11am-8pm – Iron Addicts Gym Miami, 31 Ne 17th Street, Miami
Come join Iron Addicts Gym Miami for the ribbon cutting and official launch of what’s set to be the most revolutionary and innovative gym facility in the world. Be part of history in the making as Iron Addicts Gym Miami plants its flag in Miami. Meet the founders of Iron Addicts, CT Fletcher and Mike Rashid, and hang out with local and national athletes, celebrities and personalities. Be prepared to mingle with some of the most recognizable names in the bodybuilding industry – on site in support of IAG – Miami!
Thursday, April 28, 6:30pm-9pm – Eighty Seven Park Sales Gallery, 8701 Collins Ave, Miami Beach
In celebration of Renzo Piano Building Workshop’s first residential project in the Western Hemisphere, Terra President, David Martin hosted VIP reception featuring sumptuous cocktails & cuisine by Thierry Isambert Culinary and Event Design, and lively music by DJ Arkitekt at the grand opening event of the Eighty Seven Park Sales Gallery. Located at 8701 Collins Avenue, where North Shore Park meets the Atlantic shores of North Beach, the glass enclosed Eighty Seven Park Sales Gallery mirrors the inspired project design conceptualized by Renzo Piano Building Workshop.
Eighty Seven Park is a private, luxury beachfront condominium located just south of the Surfside community at the absolute northernmost perimeter of Miami Beach. The landmark building, comprised of 70 units ranging from approximately 1,400 – 7,000 sf, will float atop two lush parks, with unobstructed views of the Atlantic Ocean. Developed in close collaboration with the Renzo Piano Building Workshop, RDAI in Paris, and West 8 in Rotterdam, Eighty Seven Park blurs the line between imagination and craftsmanship. All sales and marketing efforts for the project are exclusively being handled by Douglas Elliman Development Marketing.
Wednesday, April 27, 10pm-2am – Rockwell, 743 Washington Ave, Miami Beach
Hennessy V.S set off Billboard Latin Music Awards 2016 – Latin Music’s Biggest Night with a private event at Rockwell, Miami Beach featuring a live performance by reggae-ton megastar, Yandel and DJ set by Universal Music’s, El Dusty. The crowd was amped as Yandel performed some of his biggest hits including Encatadora, Moviendo Cadera and Calentura. Hennessy is proud to collaborate with exemplary artists such as Yandel, who “Never Stop. Never Settle.” and possess an uncompromising will to succeed. Guests enjoyed specialty Hennessy V.S drinks Movimiento, Miami Mule and Mango Mojito.
Wednesday, April 27, 7pm-10pm – Auberge Miami Design Center, 1440 Biscayne Blvd, Miami
The Related Group celebrated the opening of its brand new design center at Auberge Residences & Spa Miami, a 60-story residential project boasting a prime location in the heart of Miami’s booming Arts & Entertainment district. This project marks the first Miami development for the acclaimed culinary and hospitality brand and follows the success of its northern neighbor, Auberge Beach Residences & Spa, Fort Lauderdale. Guests enjoyed an intimate sneak peak performance of Cirque Éloize’s Cirkopolis presented by Auberge Miami’s neighbor, the Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts.
Monday, April 25, 6:30pm-8:30pm – Miami Beach Woman’s Club, 2401 Pine Tree Drive, Miami Beach
The historic Miami Beach Woman’s Club, owned by South Beach Group partnered with Ocean Drive Magazine for the unique Kentucky Derby inspired event featuring Woodford Reserve, the Official Bourbon of the Kentucky Derby. Guests experienced Kentucky Derby in the heart of Collins Park with Ocean Drive Magazine’s mixology event “Derby with a Twist”.
Miami’s best craft cocktail connoisseurs showed off their skills and of course their specialty Derby craft cocktails. The list of mixologists participating included:
Friday, April 22, 6pm-8pm – 1Hotel South Beach, 2341 Collins Ave, Miami Beach
1 Hotel & Homes South Beach welcomed 100 guests at a Sundown Yoga & Meditation Session. Led by former professional triathlete, now Yogi, Cat Van Haayen and Jelena Petkovic, guests were encouraged to stop and connect with the planet. The unique and exclusive session was curated by Wellthily while peaceful views and sounds of the Atlantic Ocean filled the Sundown Yoga + Meditation session making for the perfect Earth Day salutation.
Following the Sundown Yoga & Meditation, 1 Hotel & Homes South Beach set the eco-standard with its second annual Earth Day Celebration. Guests enjoyed crafted cocktails and organic bites, which included Yellowfin Tuna Crudo, Roasted Red Pepper Confit and Florida Blue Crab Croquettes by Beachcraft, a Tom Colicchio restaurant.
A custom installation by Plant the Future filled the lobby as tendrils of moss vines hung from the ceilings and succulents throughout the area. Outside of Beachcraft, an Intention Tree was placed as guests joined to salute Mother Nature, by setting an intention in efforts to raise funds for Million Trees Miami. For each intention set, 1 Hotel & Homes South Beach donated $1, reaching their goal of donating $1k to the Million Trees Miami foundation. #1EarthDay @1HotelSB