Biweekly Events Guide: 5/2-5/16
The Raleigh Miami Beach Hosts Martini Shake Off with Chamucos Tequila
When: Friday, May 6th at 6:00-8:00pm
Where: The Raleigh Miami Beach
Additional Information: Guests can enjoy four handcrafted complimentary cocktails, which will compete for the grand prize of being featured as the bar’s signature cocktail of the month.
Concrete Beach Dinner Pairing
When: Friday, May 6th at 7:00pm
Where: Books & Books Coral Gables
Admission: $20 pairings menu; $16 food only
Additional Information: Concrete Beach Brewery will be providing free beer samples, with bottles of Stiltsville pilsner and Rica wheat IPA. Not only this, each craft drink will be paired with items from the Books & Books Café menu. A raffle, live entertainment, games, and giveaways will also be hosted here.
Miami Center for Architecture & Design Hosts New Lina Bo Bardi: TOGETHER Exhibit
When: Wednesday, May 11th at 6:00-8:00pm
Where: Miami Design District, Melin Building
Admission: Free; RSVP here
Additional Information: To kick off the exhibition, hosted by MCAD, AIA Miami, and Arper, the series will begin with an Artist Talk and Panel Discussion on this evening. The exhibition pays tribute to architect, set designer, editor, illustrator, furniture designer and curator Lina Bo Bardi. The discussion will include the artists and curators.
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Seaspice Hosts 4th Annual Design Techo Fundraising Event
When: Wednesday, May 11th at 6:00pm
Admission: Minimum admission donation $30
Additional Information: The fundraising event will benefit Design Techo, a charity that dedicates itself to improve the lives of youth globally by reducing poverty and transforming less fortunate communities. The occasion will include live entertainment and complimentary caipirinhas and hors d’oeuvres.
The Ninth Avenue International Food Festival
When: Saturday, May 14th-Sunday, May 15th at 10:00am-6:00pm
Where: Ninth avenue between 42nd & 57th street
Admission: Free; Food tickets sold separately
Additional Information: Guide yourself through the delicacies of international cultures made by locals with food, beverages, fine arts, and live entertainment.
Alzheimer’s Association Rita Hayworth Gala
When: Saturday, May 7th cocktail reception at 6:30pm; dinner at 8:00pm
Where: The Hilton Chicago
Admission: To purchase tickets, click here
Additional Information: The evening will benefit the care, support, and research for the Alzheimer’s Association. The gala includes a cocktail reception, three-course dinner, program, auctions, and live entertainment and dancing. Attire: formal (black tie optional).