5 Things to See and Do This Week
October 21, 2013 | by liana lozada | Pursuits
Wynwood Brewing welcomes a new Tap Room this week.
1. DO: Check Out Wynwood Brewery's New Tap Room
Tuesday and Wednesday, Oct. 22-23, 5-10 p.m.
The recently unveiled Wynwood Brewery is celebrating the soft opening of its tap room with limited-engagement, signature brew pourings. Come by and sample La Rubia, Pop's Porter, Wynwood IPA, and soon-to-debut seasonal brews. 565 N.W. 24th St., Miami
A northeast dance company arrives at Arsht for a two-night performance.
2. SEE: Pilobolus
Friday and Saturday, Oct. 25-26
Pilobolus fuses contemporary dance, raw athleticism, and boundary-bending theatrics to create a unique performance art experience. The Connecticut-based company rolls into the Adrienne Arsht Center for two-nights only this weekend. 1300 Biscayne Blvd., Miami, 305-949-6722
Gregory Porter and Jil Aigrot will open the Miami Nice Jazz Festival.
3. DO: Miami Nice Jazz Festival
Wednesday, Oct. 23 through Sunday, Nov. 10
The City of Nice, France presents the Miami extension of its celebrated jazz series. Taking place at venues such as the Olympia Theater, PAX Performance Arts Exchange, and Van Dyke Café, the festival will include an opening show by Gregory Porter and Jil Aigrot's tribute to Edith Piaf.
Miami Marine Stadium (photo: Steven Brooke Studios)
4. SEE: "Concrete Paradise: The Miami Marine Stadium"
Daily through January 5, 2014
Just three months after receiving approval for its potential restoration, the historic Miami Marine Stadium is now the centerpiece of the Coral Gables Museum's newest exhibit, "Concrete Paradise." The museum chronicles the stadium's rise and decline through photographs, original artwork, and memorabilia. 285 Aragon Ave., Coral Gables, 305-603-8067
Frida by Alejandro Vigilante
5. SEE: Opening Reception for Alejandro Vigilante's "iPop: New Paintings"
Thursday, Oct. 24, 7-10 p.m.
Avant Gallery debuts its latest collective, featuring pieces by multi-media painter Alejandro Vigilante, as well works by satirical street artist Alec Monopoly and French photographer Guy Le Baube. These new additions will remain on view through Saturday, November, 23. 309 23rd St., Miami Beach, 305-573-8873; firstname.lastname@example.org
We're behind the scenes with Marlins outfielder, who now has the largest contract in sports history.