Miami's Best Eats and Drinks This Weekend: Inner Circle, Sprouted Chef, and Bargains at Bazi
Party at the Wynwood Yard.
Photo by Karli Evans
You did it. You survived another workweek, and it's time to reward yourself. This weekend's activities include a Jamaican-themed party complete with jerk chicken and a classic reggae band, a healthful rooftop pop-up party, and the ability to eat like a king for ten bucks.
The weekend starts now!
Autism Awareness Month at Applebee's Neighborhood Grill & Bar
Autism is one of the fastest-growing developmental disorders in the United States and affects one in 68 children. That's a staggering statistic, but there's a way to help. Just visit any Applebee's this weekend (or through April) and purchase a paper puzzle piece for a minimum suggested donation of $5, with all proceeds directly benefiting Autism Speaks. In addition, drink a refreshing Blue Skyy electric lemonade or Blue Moon draft beer, and 25 cents will be donated to Autism Speaks.
The Art of Food & Music With Inner Circle at the Wynwood Yard
Bad boys, bad boys, whatcha gonna do? You're gonna pop over to the Wynwood Yard this Saturday for the Art of Food & Music. From 3 to 11 p.m., enjoy live DJs playing a blend of dance and reggae, and buy Jamaican dishes like jerk chicken and fish fry. Inner Circle will make an appearance.
Sprouted Chef Pop-Up Party on the Gale Rooftop
This Sunday, join Sprouted Chef Sarah Myers for Local Pop, a community pop-up party on the Gale rooftop. From 2 to 8 p.m., enjoy delicious healthful bites by Myers, including "eggie: toast with farm-fresh tomato-basil tartare on Sprouted bread and charred carrot hot dogs. Snack on bites by Dolce Italian and drink beer by Wynwood Brewery while you listen to DJ Daniel V and enjoy a performance by Miami-based Alma Dance Theater. In addition, artist Jay Robert Watson will display a unique exhibit featuring a special piece for Local Pop. Tickets cost $25 and can be purchased at eventbrite.com.
Shanghai Nights at Bazi
When chef Michael Pirolo hosts $10 pasta evenings at Macchialina, Miamians drop everything for a steaming bowl of goodness. Now Pirolo is bringing his budget-friendly special to Bazi for Shanghai Nights. Every Sunday, beginning this weekend, a special Shanghai Night menu will feature Chinese classics for only $10. Dishes include lo mein (chicken, beef, or shrimp), beef and broccoli, General Tso's chicken, and mu shu pork. Bazi opens for dinner at 6 p.m. Sunday; the bar opens at 5 p.m.
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