Out with the old. In with the new.
Tricia Fix Sample Sale
What: Miami’s much-loved local designer moves to California next month. In lieu of packing, she’s clearing out her stock of boho-inspired dresses, tops, and swimwear.
Why: Up to 70 percent off, including $20 for all samples (sizes vary) and $30 for select inventory.
When: Fri., 2-8 p.m.; Sat., noon-5 p.m.
Where: 760 NE 76th St. (786-427-7964).
What: Skip the pastel egg hunts and head to Cafe Sambal, where the Easter Bunny makes an appearance (by the omelet station, we’re sure).
Why: Guava cream cheese brioche French toast, snapper ceviche with mango, tamarind and garlic chicken lollipops, and cedar plank-roasted arctic char.
When: Sun., 11:30 a.m. & 1:30 p.m.
Where: Inside the Mandarin Oriental, 500 Brickell Key Dr., Brickell. Reservations (recommended) to 305-913-8358. Cost is $85 per person.
What: Tired of Zayde’s same-old matzo ball soup? Shake things up at chef Jonathan Waxman’s Mexican-inspired Seder.
Why: Red snapper gefilte; Tecate pulled beef brisket tacos; date, lemon, and pinon cake with honey; and Passover sangria with Manischewitz reduction.
When: Sat.-Apr. 13
Where: Rosa Mexicano, 1111 Lincoln Rd., Miami Beach (305-695-1005); 900 S. Miami Ave., Brickell (786-425-1001).
Grand Opening of Queen Lounge
What: The 4,000-square-foot cocktail and gastro lounge pays homage to women in art, music, and fashion. Drinks aren’t too shabby, either.
Why: Two dozen cocktails from master mixologist Thomas Merolla of Delano, Mondrian, and W South Beach libation fame.
When: Thurs., 8 p.m.
Where: 841 Washington Ave., Miami Beach (305-397-8056). R.S.V.P. to 305-864-3434 ext. 165 or email@example.com.
ROCK ’N’ ROLL
Live Young, Skate On
What: Collins Park transforms into a pop-up skating rink, complete with jam skaters, music, and more, all in the name of World Health Day.
Why: Miami attempts to set the world record for longest conga line on wheels.
When: Sat., noon-4 p.m.
Where: Collins Park, 22nd St., at Collins Ave., Miami Beach. Loaner skates available.
Photos: Courtesy of Tricia Fix