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The Glen Grant Scotch Whisky Unveils ‘Devotion’

Posted by Maryanne Salvat On November - 9 - 2023

On Thursday, November 2nd, we had the most delightful invitation to celebrate the U.S. debut of Glen Grant’s 70-Year-Old Scotch whisky, Devotion, in the Miami Design District.   Designer Lewis Miller created the most enchanting floral displays for a journey through the expressions (including the newly released 21-Year-Old). The unveiling of the distillery’s oldest expression to date was presented in a striking sculpture by artisan John Galvin, that is only available to seven decanters worldwide.

It’s a 10 Celebrates National Love Your Hair Day

Posted by Maryanne Salvat On October - 23 - 2023

On Tuesday, October 10thCEO & founder of It’s a 10 HaircareCarolyn Aronson, was granted the key to the city of Miami at the brand’s 7th annual National Love Your Hair Day event!

Hosted at their headquarters in Liberty City, Miami-locals, celebs, brand fans, and more gathered to celebrate the holiday created by Aronson for people to love themselves, appreciate others and join together to impact change. The event was met with surprises at every turn including an award from Junior Achievement of South Florida, the announcement of a $100,000 donation to non-profit, Beauty Changes Lives, a special message from celeb’s Fat Joe & DJ Khaled to announce the launch of a new men’s line, Rewind it 10 and more.

And of course, with all of Carolyn’s give back efforts to the city of Miami and the nation over the years, the end of this magical evening was met with the biggest surprise of them all: the key to the city gifted by Senior Constituent Affairs Aide, Barbara Sweet-Kemp, on behalf of Mayor Francis Suarez.

Amigos Night: a Fun-filled Extravaganza 

Posted by Mary Jo Almeida-Shore On October - 11 - 2023

By: Dr. Mary Jo Almeida-Shore

The highly-anticipated Amigos Night took place  on Saturday, September 30, at the Hangar in Coconut Grove.

The music and entertainment were extraordinary as were the food and cocktails. The crowd of more than 1000 guests was still dancing non-stop well passed 1 am to the incomparable music of the legendary DJ Irie.

Thanks to the support of Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino, title sponsor, and Bacardi USA, presenting sponsor and all of the sponsors, guests and volunteers, the evening raised over 400 thousand dollars to benefit Amigos For Kids, whose mission is to prevent child abuse and neglect.

Amigos Night featured a culinary pavilion offering dinner by the bite from some of Miami’s favorite restaurants, live music and entertainment by Extasy and an insane “hora loca” late night. The dance floor was packed the whole night. Cocktails were free-flowing, domino tables were bustling and Versailles and Papa John’s doled out delicious treats well into the morning. 

Special guests included:  Alina Garcia, Vicki Lopez, and Raquel Regalado, Gloria Ordaz, Pamela Silva, Enrique Santos, Erika Ender, Jorge Masvidal, Ingrid Hoffman, Maria Elena Salinas, Teresa Rodriguez, Neida Sandoval, Anabelle Blum and Ana Quincoces tonnage a few.

Maggie Fresen, Board Chair, expressed her gratitude, stating, “On behalf of the Board of Directors and the thousands of children we are able to reach every year, we thank our sponsors and supporters who are vital to continuing Amigos’ mission. With their support, we cultivate unity and compassion, ensuring that children have the opportunity to grow, succeed, and build a brighter future.”

For more information and to make a donation, visit amigosforkids.org and follow @AmigosForKids on Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter.

Amigos Night- Dining, Dancing and Dominoes for a Great Cause

Posted by Mary Jo Almeida-Shore On September - 28 - 2023

One of Miami’s most highly-anticipated events, Amigos Night (formerly Miami Celebrity Domino Night) will take place on Saturday, September 30, at the Hangar in Coconut Grove.

The night promises to be filled with dancing, dining and dominoes  thanks to the support of Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino, title sponsor, and Bacardi USA, presenting sponsor. The best part? All of this fun benefits Amigos For Kids, whose mission is to prevent child abuse and neglect.

Amigos Night will feature a culinary pavilion offering dinner by the bite from some of Miami’s favorite chefs. Miami HEAT DJ Irie and live entertainment by Extasy will keep the dance floor packed the whole night. Cocktails will be free flowing and the domino tables will be bustling. Be sure to take a break from the fun to bid on items from the silent auction, which will include art, sports memorabilia, jewelry, travel expeditions, and more.

“Amigos Night rallies together supporters, sponsors, and the community at large to contribute generously toward our mission. This fundraiser serves as a platform for raising awareness about the challenges families face and highlights the positive impact that Amigos for Kids has on their lives,” said Karina Pavone, President and CEO of Amigos For Kids.

For more information visit amigosforkids.org and follow @AmigosForKids on Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter.

Amigos Night

8:00 pm

Saturday, September 30, 2023

The Hangar at Regatta Harbour 

3385 Pan American Drive

Patron and Becky G Deliver F1 Thrills

Posted by Mary Jo Almeida-Shore On July - 26 - 2023

PATRÓN Tequila took over the second annual Miami Grand Prix with star-studded events both on and off the track. On Friday, May 5, PATRÓN Tequila brought its iconic Grand Prix celebration, the PATRÓN Pit Stop, to Miami after its big debut at the Austin Grand Prix last October.

The hottest party of the Miami Grand Prix weekend was a star-studded event at Joia Beach that featured a live performance from global superstar, Becky G., who performed an entire concert of all of her hit songs for a stylish and enthusiastic crowd. The party also included notable guests such as the cast of The Real Housewives of Miami including Adriana De Moura and Lisa Hochstein, actress and singer Lele Pons, celebrity make-up artist Patrick Ta, musician Austin Mahoneand more. The party continued at Eleven nightclub, where guests including actor, James Marsden.

On race day, Becky G. made her way to the track and cheered on the Oracle Red Bull racing team from the Oracle Red Bull Paddock Suite with a PATRÓN margarita in hand. Following the race, Becky G. and actors Ben Barnes, Eli Brown, Kendrick Sampson, and Thomas Doherty, made their way to the Oracle Red Bull Racing Team after party held at the Toejam Backlot.  

With the explosive growth and rising interest in motorsport from fans around the globe, PATRÓN is playing an active part in that passion. PATRÓN is the first official tequila sponsor of the F1 Paddock Club, and partner of Oracle Red Bull driver, Checo Pérez, and now, the official spirits partner of the Oracle Red Bull Racing team.  

Tyler Herro Launches Boy Wonder World During Miami Race Week

Posted by Mary Jo Almeida-Shore On May - 18 - 2023

Jimmy Butler

On May 4th,  THE OFFICE art gallery debuted SOLARIS, a new exhibition of paintings curated by local artist Johnny Robles, and the launch of Tyler Herro’s new lifestyle clothing brand, Boy Wonder World, captured through a creative capsule collection. This debut was sponsored by Miami billionaire, Patrick Carroll.

Celebrities in attendance included:

Tyler Herro, Jimmy Butler (Miami Heat NBA), Johnny Robles (featured artist), Tim Hardaway Jr. ( Dallas Mavericks NBA), Reilly Opelka (Pro Tennis Player).

Rocco Shore and Tyler Herro

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