Catch an Early Flight at Smith & Wollensky
If you can’t wait for Smith & Wollensky's National Wine Week from March 10-14, give in to your impatience and “Catch an Early Flight” and preview three featured Wine Week partner wines for $20. The wine flight includes Chateau D’Esclans “Whispering Angel” Rose, Sonoma-Cutrer Pinot Noir and J. Lohr Seven Oaks Cabernet Sauvignon. The “Catch an Early Flight” promotion debuts on National Drink Wine Day, Feb. 18, and is available through March. To make a reservation at the steakhouse at 1 Washington Ave. in Miami Beach, call 305-673-2800.
PB Steak Hosts Wine Dinner
Pubbelly Boys Andreas Schreiner, Sergio Navarro and Jose Mendin are hosting a special wine dinner with Flowers Vineyard and Winery at PB Steak on Wednesday, Feb. 19 at 7 p.m. Priced at $150 per person, excluding tax and gratuity, diners will feast on a four-course, family-style meal with paired wines, while mixing and mingling with winery owners. Reservations are required; a la carte and regular dinner service will also be offered. For more information call 305-695-9550 or visit www.pbsteak.com.
Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater
Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater returns to Miami’s Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts from Feb. 20-23, led by dynamic Artistic Director and Miami native Robert Battle. You'll have the chance to enjoy Ailey’s acclaimed dancers (including Ailey star Jamar Roberts who is from Miami) in a diverse collection of exciting premieres, repertory favorites, and new productions that give Ailey’s 30 extraordinary dancers even more ways to inspire. For further details on Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater and the organization’s performances, training programs and educational activities, visit www.alvinailey.org.
Head to The James Royal Palm (1545 Collins Ave.) on South Beach on Friday, Feb. 21 for the recording of Geoffrey Zakarian’s Sirius XM radio show, "Food Talk." Enjoy cocktails and hors d’oeuvres poolside at the resort, while rubbing elbows with Sunny Anderson, Martha Stewart, Daniel Boulud, Anne Burrell, Marc Murphy, Ben Ford, Andrew Zimmern, Michael White, Robert Irvine, Marc Summers, Danny Meyer, Katie Lee and Jeff Mauro. The fun takes place from 3-5 p.m. and is presented by Sirius XM, Key Group Worldwide and The James Royal Palm. For more information, email Tara Halper of Key Group Worldwide at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Burgers and Binoculars
Can’t get your hands on Rachael Ray’s sold-out Burger Bash tickets? No worries! The Ritz-Carlton, South Beach is grilling up an event that's sure to please. Burgers and Binoculars will offer a front-row seat to all of the Food Network's star sightings at the event taking place directly behind the resort. Guests can sink their teeth into beachside burgers created by The Ritz-Carlton, South Beach's culinary team as they use complimentary binoculars for star-gazing the A-list attendees at Burger Bash. The event at The DiLido Beach Club takes place from 6 p.m.-midnight, offering half a dozen scrumptious a la carte burger creations. Call 786-276-4000 for more information.
Eats N Beats
What do you get when you mix some of the best culinary experiences in South Florida with the best and brightest talents in the Miami music scene? Eats N Beats – a new event taking place on Saturday, Feb. 22, from 7:30 p.m.-midnight at the Moore Building at 4040 NE 2nd Ave. Eats N Beats is for locals by locals and will feature some of South Florida’s best restaurants, such as Meat Market, Red The Steakhouse, City Hall, and Epicure to name a few; great music courtesy of DJ Irie and DJ Michelle Pooch; and free-flowing cocktails. For more information, visit www.eatsnbeatsmiami.com.