The Weekend Guide

bianca at delano south beach!

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Bianca at
Delano South Beach
What: The hotel’s new restaurant dishes Italian fare (wood-grilled langoustines, handmade pastas with fresh truffles) courtesy of chef Brian Massie (Aureole at Mandalay Bay Hotel and Casino, Charlie Palmer Steak at Four Seasons Hotel Las Vegas).
Why: Spy the newly revamped Delano Beach Club and Rose Bar while you’re on the premises.
When: Opens Fri. Daily, 7 a.m.-4 p.m. & 7-11:30 p.m.
Where: 1685 Collins Ave., Miami Beach (305-674-5752).

The Lucky Clover Irish Pub Block Party
What: Celebrate Brickell’s sizable Irish pub with festivities that shut down the block, including bites, complimentary cocktails, and tunes by the Spam All Stars and The Legendary JC’s.
Why: At 11, the party moves inside, so you can see what all the fuss is about.
When: Sat., 7-11 p.m.
Where: 1111 SW 1st Ave., Brickell (786-691-2750). Participation is free.

Free Brow Wax or Body Scrub
What: Schedule a facial ($85 and up) and get a free brow wax, or splurge on a massage ($95 and up) and get a free body scrub.
Why: Something for nothing looks good on you.
When: Mon.-Sat., 9 a.m.-7 p.m.
Where: The Mansion Beauty Salon, 702 W. 51st St., Miami Beach (305-397-8391).

La Maison Franco Pianegonda Jewelry Sale
What: For the rest of the month, get 20 percent off your entire purchase (everything is fair game) and up to 40 percent off select items in the store.
Why: Italian-designed sterling silver with gemstones, diamonds, and natural river pearls — yeah, you can work with that.
When: Mon.-Sat., 10 a.m.-9:30 p.m.; Sun., noon-8 p.m.
Where: Aventura Mall, 19501 Biscayne Blvd., ste. 1131, Aventura (305-932-8283).

Make It a Girls Day at Mondrian South Beach
What: Invite the ladies for a day of sun, spa, and sweets, complete with poolside lounging, a three-course lunch at Asia de Cuba, and treatments at Agua.
Why: Earth Facials and Swedish massages all around.
When: Thru Nov. 30. Asia de Cuba, daily, 11:30 a.m. Agua, Mon.-Wed., 11 a.m.-7 p.m.; Thurs.-Sun., 9 a.m.-9 p.m.
Where: 1100 West Ave., Miami Beach (305-514-1500). Cost is $145 per person. Use promo code “Make It a Girls Day” when booking.

Photo: Courtesy of Delano

La Maison Franco Pianegonda
19501 Biscayne Blvd
ste 1131
Aventura, FL 33180
The Mansion Beauty Salon
702 W 51st St
Miami Beach, FL 33140
The Lucky Clover Irish Pub
1111 SW 1st Ave
Miami, FL 33130
1100 West Ave
Miami Beach, FL 33139
1685 Collins Ave
enter on 17th St
Miami Beach, FL 33139