Sunday, February 21, 2010

Daily Candy Weekend

The Weekend Guide
Miami Events and Diversions
72nd bar + grill!

Shaken, not stirred.

72nd Bar + Grill Opens
What: Burgers (American Kobe, turkey), global flatbread pizzas, and seafood (seared scallop with leek confit, Thai coconut snapper) by the former owners of Alta Cocina.
Why: A milkshake bar with regular and boozy shakes.
When: Mon.-Sat., 11:30 a.m.-11 p.m.; Sun., 4:30-9:30 p.m.
Where: 5861 Sunset Dr. (786-369-1671). Map It

Ekphrasis: Art from Art
What: Modern dance pieces inspired by current exhibits move through the Bass Museum.
Why: It’s a-muse-ing.
When: Sat., 12:30 & 2:30 p.m.
Where: 2121 Park Ave., Miami Beach (305-673-7530). Map It

Spa Treatments for $50
What: Gain access to some of the most sought-after rubdowns, facials, and body wraps at a fraction of the regular cost.
Why: DailyCandy readers get early access to appointments.
When: Mar. 8-14.
Where: Online at

Amanda Blank
What: The sassy, young rap artist behind Might Like You Better hosts Poplife.
Why: Draw a Blank.
When: Sat., 10 p.m.
Where: The Electric Pickle Co., 2826 N. Miami Ave. (305-456-5613). Map It

For a Good Cause
What: Open bar, passed hors d’oeuvres, DJ music, and a silent auction at Plunge.
Why: Benefits the Melanie Finley Ovarian Cancer Foundation.
When: Fri., 7:30-10 p.m.
Where: Gansevoort South, 2377 Collins Ave. (305-604-000). Tickets online at Map It

Madeline Weinrib Home Accessories
What: Take a drive for 40-70 percent off at the designer’s first sample sale outside New York City.
Why: Mandala carpets, graphic ikats, and block-print pillows.
When: Thurs.-Sat., 10 a.m.-6 p.m.; Sun., noon-5 p.m.
Where: ABC Carpet & Home, 777 Congress Ave., Delray Beach (561-279-7777). Map It

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