Weekend Recommender: August 22-25
August 22, 2013 | by Liana Lozada | Pursuits
Marc Anthony sings and shimmies on the AmericanAirlines Arena stage this weekend. (image via)
Bubbles & Q at The Federal
Thursday, August 22, 6-7:30 p.m.
The Federal Food Drink & Provisions hosts Champagne Nicolas Feuillatte for a special edition of its Thursday night barbecue. The brand will offer unlimited pours to patrons for $20 per person. 5132 Biscayne Blvd., Miami, 305-758-9559
MOCA's Optic Nerve Screens 15 Short Films
Friday, Aug. 23, 8 p.m.
A curated roster of 15 international short films screen at the Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA) North Miami for the 15th annual Optic Nerve festival. Finalists, including South Florida's own Jillian Meyer, hail from London, Berlin, New York, and LA. Tickets are free with museum admission. Space is limited, so reservations are recommended. 770 N.E. 125th St., North Miami, 305-893-6211
Marc Anthony at AmericanAirlines Arena
Friday and Saturday, Aug. 23-24, 8 p.m.
The global superstar brings his powerful vocal stature to the AmericanAirlines Arena for two nights. Tickets start at $59. 601 Biscayne Blvd., Miami, 786-777-1000
New Brunch Eats at Sugarcane Raw Bar Grill
Saturdays and Sundays, 10 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
Stop by the Midtown hotspot for new midday dishes like crispy soft shell crab sandwiches, vanilla bean beignets, and burrata fondue with fava bean vinaigrette. 3252 N.E. 1st Ave., Miami, 786-369-0353
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