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What You're Doing This Week: May 6-12

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What You're Doing This Week

Honey Shine's Hats Off Lunch

One of the most fun afternoons awaits at Honey Shine’s 11th Annual Hats Off Luncheon, which takes place from 10:30 a.m. – 2 p.m. on Tuesday, May 7, at Jungle Island’s Treetop Ballroom. Dust off your favorite hat (it should be fresh from the Derby this weekend) and head over to shop, sip and lunch along with Tracy Wilson Mourning, founder of Honey Shine, and Lady Bug members and friends of the program, who will also be donning their favorite hats at the premier fundraising event to continue enriching the lives of the young girls enrolled in the program, known as the “Honey Bugs.”  The luncheon will celebrate this year’s theme, “Peace, Love, Honeyshine,” with a colorful, retro chic 60’s décor, a welcome reception, a silent auction featuring designer and vintage handbags, vacation stays, jewelry and more, a luncheon, and the always-anticipated “Honey Bug” Showcase – a catwalk fashion show sponsored by Aventura Mall that features select Honey Bugs, who have exemplified exceptional participation and improvement in grades. Dress "casual chic" and wear a hat- so you don't feel left out!  Tickets to the luncheon cost $125 and memberships to Honey Shine begin at $250. RSVP at rsvp@honeyshine.org or (305) 854-2444.

Golf for Good

Get some sun and take in this gorgeous weather at the Woody Foundation's 2nd Annual Golf Classic at Miami International Links on Thursday, May 9th. Registration and lunch start at 11:30 a.m., followed by the tournament shotgun start at 1:00 p.m., and concludes with an Awards Reception after the conclusion of play at 5:30 p.m.. Online registration for this event is available at www.thebuonicontifund.com/woodyfoundationgolf. Proceeds from The Woody Foundation’s 2nd Annual Golf Classic will benefit The Buoniconti Fund to Cure Paralysis, the fundraising arm of The Miami Project .

Beats & Burlesque

Cafeina presents Beats & Burlesque Thursdays  Aurora Natrix & her Ritz Glitz Revue.  Jumpstart your weekend with great cocktails, friends, tasty tapas with a side of strip (tease) by Miami's most titillating burlesque troupe! Table reservations are available at rsvp@cafeinamiami.com or by calling:  305.438.0792.  Happy Hour goes from 5-8 with all sorts of specials and the shows run from 8-11 p.m.

Blackbird's Early Bird Party

Local celeb chef Michael Jacobs has launched a special weekly Hidden Kitchen pop-up at Blackbird Ordinary’s Early Bird party every Friday from 5 to 10 p.m. Located on the popular bar’s back patio, the menu changes frequently and features four different scrumptious street-food-style items, all for $5 each.  There's also live music to enjoy.  Expect to run into a celeb or Heat player, as Jacobs has quite the following. Blackbird Ordinary is located at 729 SW 1st Avenue.

Walk, Run and Celebrate

Lace up your running shoes and head to the 12th Annual Lou Gehrig's Disease 10K Run & 5K Run/Walk on May 11, at 7:30 a.m. Enjoy the sunrise along the water while knowing that you're doing your part to assist patients in the tri-county area living with ALS. This race features both a 5K and a 10K that will take participants throughout Coconut Grove. The fun starts at Dinner Key Auditorium  (3500 Pan American Drive). For more information on the race, visit: http://www.alsrecovery.org/.   Registration closes on Friday, May 10 at 1:00 PST.


 

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