O Cinema Opens
What: We had a peek of this independent art house during Art Basel. Get yours at a screening of Mississippi Damned.
Why: Based on a true story, the award-winning film follows three children whose family’s cycle of abuse and addiction shapes their lives.
When: Today, 8 p.m.
Where: 90 NW 29th St. (305-571-9970). General admission tickets ($10.50).
Sake Blue Asian Kitchen & Bar Opens
What: From the people who brought us Town Kitchen & Bar and Smoke’t Southern Kitchen & Tap comes another long-named restaurant with a neighborhood-joint feel.
Why: Wild mushroom flatbread (goat cheese, mozzarella, truffle, honey), eel coconut roll (avocado, toasted coconut, apple eel sauce), and fried sausage and date dumpling (with cream cheese and manchego).
When: Mon., 11:30 a.m.-10 p.m.; Tues.-Thurs., 11:30 a.m.-11 p.m.; Fri., 11:30 a.m.-2 a.m.; Sat., 5:30 p.m.-2 a.m.; Sun., 5:30-10 p.m.
Where: 225 Altara Ave., Coral Gables (305-774-5959).
Rik Rak Salon & Spa at JW Marriott Marquis Deal
What: The recently opened salon treats DailyCandy readers to 25 percent off Shellac (gel nails) services (reg. $55 mani; $70 pedi).
Why: This polish-gel hybrid will have your fingers looking pretty for two whole weeks.
When: Thru March.
Where: 255 Biscayne Blvd. Way (305-421-8770). Mention Daily Shellac when booking.
STK Miami’s Surf and Turf
What: STK executive chef Ralph Pagano (of Hell’s Kitchen fame) and Rick Moonen (of Top Chef Masters) host a cocktail reception and dinner with prime cuts, sustainable seafood, wine pairings, and spirits.
Why: If you couldn’t be a plus-one to a South Beach Wine & Food Festival event, this is the next best thing ($150 per person).
When: Sat., 8 p.m.
Where: Gansevoort Miami Beach, 2377 Collins Ave., Miami Beach (305-604-6988).
Sweet Street Desserts Truck Stopover
What: The Pennsylvania-based dessert company makes a special nighttime appearance with free treats for all.
Why: Assorted cupcakes, marshmallow squares, lemon crumb bars, chocolate chunk brownies, and toffee crunch blondies.
When: Fri., 9:30 p.m.
Where: 1111 Lincoln Rd., Miami Beach.
Photo: Courtesy of O Cinema