What: Kick off summer at the Sunday rooftop pool party with sounds by DJs Angelo and Hans, seasonal cocktails, boozy popsicles, and a poolside menu by Tudor House.
Why: It’s hot as hell.
When: Sun., 2-8 p.m.
Where: Highbar at Dream South Beach, 1111 Collins Ave., Miami Beach (305-673-4747).
Fete de la Musique
What: The sound of music winds its way through streets, restaurants, cafes, and courtyards during the Parisian fest.
Why: Jazz, blues, rock, Latin, and pop from the likes of Jacob Jeffries Band, Sunshine Stompers, Nikolas Metaxas, and more.
When: Thurs., 5-11 p.m.
Where: Throughout Coconut Grove, near Grand Ave. Find locations at fetegrove.com.
Women Who Wine
What: Explore the wonders of wine with grape-minded girls at the bimonthly class, which includes a 45-minute wine chat, five wines, and paired snacks.
Why: Red, red wine, you make us feel so fine.
When: Sat., 4:30-6 p.m.
Where: The Federal Food, Drink & Provisions, 5132 Biscayne Blvd. (305-758-9559). Tickets ($35) at the door.
What: Pros from famed area restaurants (Michael’s Genuine Food & Drink, Sugarcane Raw Bar Grill, Haven South Beach) cook locally invasive creatures like lion fish, snake head fish, wild boar, and python in hopes of being named Best Invasivore Chef.
Why: See if it really tastes like chicken, groove with Afrobeta, enjoy one hour of open bar, and bid in the silent auction to support Fertile Earth Foundation.
When: Sat., 8-11 p.m.
Where: Villa 221, 221 NE 17th St. Info at 786-333-9436. Tickets ($20) at fertileearth.org.
Alvin Valley Trunk Show
What: Known for his pants and finding the perfect fit, the Miami-bred designer opens his trunks for bargains on bottoms.
Why: Buy all you want, but take it one leg at a time.
When: Sat., 11 a.m.-4 p.m.
Where: Andres Asion’s private residence, Murano at Portofino, 1000 S. Pointe Dr., apt. 2204, Miami Beach (305-710-7431).
Photo: Courtesy of Highbar