Weekend Recommender: August 2-5

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1 - Weekend Recommender: August 2-5
Paddle boarding at The Standard

Cigars Under the Stars
Thursday, August 2, 7 PM
The Biltmore's Cascade and The 19th Hole will transform into a Latin-inspired social hour every Thursday in August. The sunset soirée will feature live music, extended happy hour specials, and hand-rolled cigars. 1200 Anastasia Ave., Coral Gables, 305-445-1926; biltmorehotel.com

Marc Anthony and Chayanne
Friday & Saturday, August 3 & 4, 8 PM
Latin music icons Marc Anthony and Chayanne will take up a weekend residency inside the AmericanAirlines Arena for the Miami leg of their Gigantes tour. Mexican musician Marco Antonio Solís will also join the Puerto Rican mega-stars on stage. 601 Biscayne Blvd., Miami, 786-777-1000; ticketmaster.com

Paddle 4 People
Saturday, August 4, 9 AM
The third annual Paddle 4 People fundraiser hits the water in support of Adopt Together, an organization that helps provide financial support for families choosing adoption. After completing the seven-mile course, participants can hit The Standard hotel pool deck for an afternoon barbecue. The organization requests a $50 donation to participate, which includes refreshments, gift bag, and T-shirt. Paddle board rentals ($20), barbecue admittance ($10), and raffle tickets ($5) will be sold separately. 40 Island Ave., Miami Beach; paddle4people.com

Ayama Yoga
Sunday, August 5, 4–6 PM
Ayama Yoga Center, one of Miami's premiere yoga studios, is teaming up with TourdeFIT.com to present two hours of complimentary yoga programming. Studio director Mariano Ardissone will begin the evening with a wellness lecture, followed by a one-hour vinyasa class led by Miriam Lach. Reservations are required. 2250 N.E. 163rd St., North Miami Beach, 305-932-7755; tourdefit.com/ayamayogaevent

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