Here are the best free events in Miami this week.
coralgables.com. Admission is free.
Is Shark Week complete without Jaws? Never. This Wednesday evening, catch the iconic creepy flick on a big screen and in the Novotel Miami Brickell's picturesque deep-blue infinity pool. Guests are encouraged to bring their favorite pool floats and sample some tasty bites and drinks. Among them, enjoy Berry Vodka Baby Shark Jell-O shots and the Shark Infested Blue Ocean cocktail. 8:30 p.m. Wednesday, July 31, at Novotel Miami Brickell, 1500 SW First Ave., Miami; novotelmiami.com. Admission is free.
Your singing self has a new karaoke option, and this one has Latin flair. La Placita's Latin Karaoke Night is set to debut this Thursday, and there's some star power for the very first edition. Latin American actor Julian Gil (who has also been a TV host on Univision and Telemundo) will host, and Jose Roca will MC. The first ten souls brave enough to sing will get a prize, and there will be food and drink specials all night, including $2 Medalla beer and $3 Don Q beverages. 9 p.m. Thursday, August 1, at La Placita, 6789 Biscayne Blvd. Miami; foodcommagroup.com. Admission is free.
icamiami.org. Admission is free with RSVP.
Fridays are always fun at Boxelder Craft Beer Market, which offers a free beer to shotgun at 4 p.m. Now you can stay later for laughs once a month during the Loosey Goosey Comedy Hour. Hosted by Danny Benvante, the 60-minute showcase presents local comics. Just be careful not to snort that beer when you laugh. 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. Friday, August 2, at Boxelder Craft Beer Market, 2817 NW Second Ave., Miami. Admission is free; RSVP via eventbrite.com.
For a lot of young folks out there (from elementary schoolers to college students), summer is coming to an end. To capture the joys of your summer, the Wolfsonian is hosting the poster event Traveling With the Wolf! You'll get design tips from Cuban graphic designer Conrado Massaguer and then get working on your own unique poster. You'll never forget it (or the awesome summer you had). Noon to 3 p.m. Saturday, August 3, at the Wolfsonian-FIU, 1001 Washington Ave., Miami Beach; wolfsonian.org. Admission is free.