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The Weekend Guide

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HEAR
The Roots
What:
Celebrating 25 years in the hip-hop game, the Late Night with Jimmy Fallon house band makes its Arsht Center debut as part of the Amp’d series.
Why: “The Seed,” “You Got Me,” and “The Next Movement” live.
When: Sat., 8 p.m.
Where: 1300 Biscayne Blvd. (305-949-6722). Tickets ($50-$75) online at arshtcenter.org.

CONSERVE
Earth Hour at Turnberry Isle Miami
What: Energy-conserving events include glow-in-the-dark solar drop cocktails ($12), a romantic candlelight-only dinner ($38 per person), and a free poolside astronomy lesson.
Why: Pitch black is the new green.
When: Sat., 5-11 p.m., with lights out at 8:30 p.m.
Where: 19999 W. Country Club Dr., Aventura. Reservations (required) to 786-279-6800.

SAVE
Hiho Batik No Joke April Fools’ Day Sale
What:
The quirky batiking T-shirt company is moving, and the less it has to pack the better. Snatch up tanks, tees, hoodies, and more.
Why: Up to 70 percent off everything in the store, plus make-an-offer boxes.
When: Sun., noon-5 p.m.
Where: 2174 NE 123rd St. (305-892-7733).

SUPPORT
Pairings
Fundraiser Party
What: Nonprofits LegalArt and Common Threads team up to celebrate artists and chefs with food, drinks, and works by locals Liz Ferrer, Pioneer Winter, and others.
Why: Chow Down Grill, GastroPod, Mad Max Jack’s, 42Below vodka, and DJ Nando Arcieri all in one night.
When: Tonight, 7-10 p.m.
Where: 1035 N. Miami Ave., ste. 200 (786-347-2360). Tickets ($25) online at legalartmiami.org or at the door ($40).

SEE
Miss Representation Private Screening
What: The Sundance doc exploring how media portray women hits the screen for a one-night-only event, complete with wine, food, and a panel discussion.
Why: Powerful local ladies head things up; the evening benefits Strong Women, Strong Girls.
When: Tonight, 7 p.m.
Where: Paragon Theater, 3015 Grand Ave., Coconut Grove (305-446-6843). Tickets ($25) online at femfessionals.com.

FAMILIARIZE
A Conversation with Billy Corben and Alfred Spellman
What:
The local documentary duo reflects on ten years of movie-making and shares never-before-seen footage and experiences from films like Cocaine Cowboys, Raw Deal, and The U.
Why: They’re our version of Kevin Smith, but cooler.
When: Fri., 7:30 p.m.
Where: 90 NW 29th St. (305-571-9970). Tickets ($14) online at o-cinema.org.

Photo: Courtesy of The Roots 

LOCATIONS
LegalArt
1035 N Miami Ave
ste 200
Miami, FL 33136
786-347-2360
3015 Grand Ave
@ Cocowalk
Coconut Grove, FL 33133
305-446-6843
19999 W Country Club Dr
Aventura, FL 33180
855-201-8027
90 NW 29th St
Miami, FL 33127
305-571-9970
1300 Biscayne Blvd
Miami, FL 33132
305-949-6722
2174 NE 123rd St
Miami, FL 33181
305-892-7733
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