From Urban Daddy: Miami 04/16/09
The weekend awaits a refund.
OpeningIn Your Own Image Rising art star/cultural prankster Bert Rodriguez unveils a solo show tonight comprised of 134 self-postcards that the bald artist left in Paris cafés, which were mailed back with hairstyles and features filled in by strangers. See which Bert looks the best in between long sips of wine.
411:$10, Apr 16, 7-9pm, Bass Museum of Art, 2121 Park Ave (near 21st), 305-673-7530
UnwindAlba at Solé on the Ocean The South Beach pool party migrates north with the launch of this swimsuit-friendly poolside happy hour in Sunny Isles. Drinks are two-for-one, there's a live DJ spinning oceany beats, and bottle service is available in the cabanas. Take that, Shore Club.
411:Fridays, 4-7pm, Solé on the Ocean, 17315 Collins Ave, 305-935-4777
EcoGo Green Fashion Event You can celebrate Earth Day in many ways. We suggest watching models strut down the catwalk in eco-friendly vintage clothing at the Catalina Hotel. We also suggest enjoying drink specials, live jazz music and the company of eco-friendly fashion models.
411:No cost, Apr 18, 6pm, Catalina Hotel & Beach Club, 1756 Collins Ave, 305-674-1160
BulbingNational Garlic Day at Prima Pasta As you obviously know by now, Sunday is a major holiday—National Garlic Day. Prima Pasta is celebrating the occasion with dishes like the Vongole di Prima (baby clams, white wine, garlic and basil), priced at the incredibly low $4.19. Bring some Tic Tacs. 411:Apr 19, 5pm-12am, Cafe Prima Pasta, 414 71st St (near Abbott), 305-867-0106
Green FairyAbsinthe Tasting at Morton's Morton's is organizing a meet-and-greet between you and absinthe (as if you don't already know each other). You'll sample three different cocktails made with the green elixir, plus bar snacks like oysters Rockefeller (also made with absinthe) and sliced tenderloin mini cheeseburgers (wisely, absinthe-free).
411:$45, Apr 21, 6:30-8pm, Morton's, 17399 Biscayne Blvd (N. of 171st), 305-949-5934