Weekend Recommender: July 11-14
July 11, 2013 | Homepage
MOCA Films at Soho Beach House
Thursday, July 11, 7-9 p.m.
MOCA's Shakers are hosting an exclusive film series inside the Soho Beach House. Each film is hand-picked by artist and museum exhibitor Dawoud Bey, whose selections reflect the themes found in his photographic work. Space is limited, contact the Shakers to RSVP. 4385 Collins Ave., Miami Beach
Mercedes Salazar Trunk Show
Saturday, July 13, noon-4 p.m.
Hit Wynwood's trendy Frangipani Design Shop for Mercedes Salazar's afternoon trunk show. Salazar's quirky baubles include poetry-embossed cuffs and simple yet sassy charms. 2516 N.W. 2nd Ave., Miami, 305-573-1480
The Wellness Projekt
Saturday, July 13, 10 a.m.-12: 30 p.m.
The Standard Spa welcomes the launch of its new fitness program with a motivational workshop and "Breaking Bad" Pilates session. Participants will meet inside the Lido Lounge before partaking in the workout session. This members-only event is $20 per person, and RSVP is required. Those interested in becoming members or attending the event can contact The Standard Spa directly. 40 Island Ave., Miami Beach, 305-673-1717
International Mango Festival
Saturday and Sunday, July 13-14, 9:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
Fairchild Tropical Botanical Gardens celebrates its 21st Annual International Mango Festival this weekend, spotlighting mangos from Mexico. The two-day exhibit features cooking demonstrations, samplings, and harvesting discussions. 10901 Old Cutler Road, Coral Gables, 305-667-1651
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