Gallery Nights at Katsuya
The SLS Hotel's delicious Japanese restaurant, Katsuya (1701 Collins Avenue), is launching its first installment of Gallery Nights on Monday, June 3. This special night will feature works by local artist, Ernesto Kunde. Mix and mingle in the Dragon Lounge from 6-7:30 to enjoy some art, cocktails and bites from the restaurant. Following the reception, be sure to stay for dinner at the restaurant, while surrounded by Kunde's beautiful art. For more information, contact: Katsuyasb@sbe.com.
The Art of Mexican Mixology at Rosa Mexicano
Head to Rosa Mexicano on Lincoln Road starting on Wednesday, June 5 for "The Art of Mexican Mixology," which makes its official Miami debut from June 5- June 30. From a bubbly Perlini Paloma carbonated table-side; to a Pineapple-Achiote Punch mixed table-side; a creamy Frozen Bourbon Horchata; and even an artisanal riff on the Tequila Sunrise with house-made pomegranate grenadine; the featured cocktails will play on Mexican classics by utilizing fresh ingredients, modern technique, and table side theatre. For more information, visit: Rosa Mexicano South Beach is located at 1111 Lincoln Road.
TIKI Tuesdays at the Palms Hotel and Spa
The Palms Hotel (3025 Collins Avenue) celebrates summer's long, warm days with poolside parties every Tuesday starting June 4, with "4-6-8-10 Tiki Tuesday" happy hours from 5-8 p.m. through October 1. The fun takes place by the hotel's Tiki Bar, where you can sip and savor a special menu of $4 beers, $6 wines, $8 specialty cocktails and $10 chow. Savory $10 food specials include Palms Burger, Cajun Blackened Mahi Sandwich, Shredded BBQ Pork, Wings and Ceasars Salad. All of the sandwiches come with fries. For more information, call 305.908.5458.
Quench Your Thirst and Help Save Kids
Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation’s National Lemonade Days take place this coming weekend, from June 7-9. Thousands of supporters across the country will be hosting lemonade stands to raise funds and awareness for the fight against kids’ cancer by setting up lemonade stands and you can be part of the action. To find volunteers in your area, visit: www.alexslemonade.org/search/alex_search. Additionally, chefs (and moms!) Melissa d’Arabian and Alex Guarnaschelli will support the 2013 effort by providing kid-friendly recipes and tips to volunteers who sign up to host a lemonade stand during the initiative.
Founded by Alex Scott (1996-2004) in 2004, Lemonade Days is a three day national event that grew out of Alex's front yard lemonade stand, and is held every year over the same June weekend.