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NIKKI BEACH MIAMI PRESENTS INDEPENDANCE BEACH PARTY, BBQ and FIREWORKS
Saturday, July 4
One Ocean Drive, Miami Beach
noon – 11pm, 21+
Tickets start at $20.00, burgers start at $10.00
Full details and to purchase tickets here
Explosive beats, over-the-top BBQ, and a massive fireworks display across the South Beach sky, celebrated at each of the twelve Nikki Beach locations across the world, Fourth of July Nikki Beach-style has become legendary. This year, IndepenDance DJ’s include Boris, Cocodrills, Vanjee and many more. Guests can recline on the beach club’s luxurious day beds or sit with their toes in the sand teepee-side while watching the night sky.
Feast on eight different kinds of burgers – from The St. Tropez Foie Gras Burger, featuring seared foie gras, sautéed mushrooms and a fried egg, to the ‘Meeerrrica Burger featuring American cheese and pork belly bacon smashed between two glazed donuts or St. Barth’s surf and turf burger, an 8 oz. angus beef with grilled shrimp and medallion onions.
Tropical Fairchild Garden’s Mango Festival
(photo from Tropical Fairchild Garden’s website)
Celebrate the colorful mangos of Jamaica in one fun-filled, action-packed and delicious weekend. Two full days highlighting the king of tropical fruit with tastings, a variety of mango trees for sale, a fruit market, cooking demonstrations, lectures about growing mangos, educational activities, yoga, kids’ activities, artisan mango vendors as well as other treats, delicious food and the world’s largest mango auction!
I really suggest you prepay because it’s INSANE, good luck, have fun and GO EARLY if you want a mango tree, they sell out FAST! Reckon to spend a good full day there and bring chairs or mat to relax.
Wok Star Cooking Class
Saturday, July 11, 12-3pm
ALNO, Design District
Summer special 20% discount
Sign up NOW! Use code: discount, offer expires July 6 at 12pm
A fun, easy approach to 30 minute dinners with just four seasonings and a few fresh ingredients, you’ll never need to rely on another recipe or worry “what’s for dinner tonight?”
Wok Star cooking class
Diabetes Camp for Miami Children’s Hospital
Monday, July 13
I’ve volunteered to give an easy, one-dish stir fry class at Diabetes Camp for Miami Children’s Hospital. Since becoming type 2 prediabetic myself, I am passionate about sharing what I’ve learned with kids and adults so they can get off medication. Easier than you think. If you know of any organizations, I’ll be happy to discuss giving a cooking demonstration.
Flavors of Miami presented by The American Liver Foundation
Loews Miami Beach Hotel
1601 Collins Avenue,
$300 per person
For tickets, click here
Inaugural gourmet culinary experience kicks off with cocktail reception and silent auction followed by a five-course dinner prepared by South Florida’s 15 top chefs and all for a worthy cause. Guests watch and chat to chefs tableside, while enjoying their dinner and all washed down with wine pairings. Proceeds benefit the American Liver Foundation’s efforts to help improve the lives of 30 million people in the U.S. living with liver disease. I’ve donated my cooking class gift certificate so I hope you’ll win, good luck!
15 participating chefs include Azul, Coyo Taco, Devon’s Seafood + Seafood, El Cielo, Fooq’s, Hilton Ft. Laud. Beach Resort, Jimmy’s Kitchen, KLIMA, Loews Miami Beach Hotel, Modern Garden, Oolite, Tongue & Cheek, Toscana Divino, Vagabond Kitchen, 50 Eggs.