Walk to your own beat.
Inspired by the Beat Benefiting Creative Children Therapy
What: Local artist David “Lebo” Le Batard collaborates with 23 artists from CCT’s Artistic Realization Technologies program during the interactive (live painting, music, video mixing) exhibit.
Why: There’s a full bar and food, plus all proceeds go to the Miami nonprofit, which is dedicated to improving the quality of life of special-needs children through creative programs.
When: Thurs., 6:30-10:30 p.m.
Where: Miami Art Central, 5960 SW 57th Ave. (305-455-3336). Order tickets online ($20) or get them at the door ($30).
Emporium Nails & Beauty Supply
What: After leasing space from the Carriage House and SoBe Calm, legendary nail-designing duo Tuka and Juci open their latest stand-alone salon.
Why: Although notorious with the ladies-who-lunch set for their impeccable manis and pedis, the mother/daughter team offers everything from Brazilian body waxing and hair treatments (cuts, blowouts, keratin, and color) to Geleration gel polish and supplies.
When: Mon.-Sat., 10 a.m.-7 p.m.
Where: 10787 Biscayne Blvd., Miami Shores (305-892-7540).
Buttercream Cupcakes & Coffee Deal
What: Readers get a free small cup (reg. $2) of hot or iced coffee with the purchase of any cupcake. Just mention DailyCandy.
Why: To-die-for flavors like chocolate orange, red velvet, vanilla Oreo, triple chocolate, and guava.
When: Thurs., 11 a.m.-9 p.m.; Fri. & Sat., 11 a.m.-10 p.m.; Sun., noon-9 p.m.
Where: 1411 Sunset Dr., Coral Gables (305-669-8181).
Bring Your Own Blow-Dryer Class
What: Master the skills to beat Miami frizz with a free hairstyling session taught by Canyon Ranch’s senior stylist Lisa Barcelata.
Why: Your at-home technique kinda blows.
When: Thurs., 6:30-8 p.m.
Where: Canyon Ranch Hotel & Spa, 6801 Collins Ave., Miami Beach (305-514-7326). Call for a reservation.
Photo: Sean McCourt
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