SLS Hotel South Beach
What: The newest — and now tallest — art deco hotel in Miami Beach opens today in the former Ritz Plaza Hotel space.
Why: Philippe Starck’s Portofino-inspired terrace, a lobby reminiscent of summer camp, cocktails and cuisine by James Beard Award-winning chef José Andrés at Bar Centro, dinner at The Bazaar or Katsuya, and a night out at Hyde Beach.
When: You’re looking for someplace new to go.
Where: 1701 Collins Ave., Miami Beach (888-606-1595).
Touch Boutique Style Challenge
What: Put together a look from the racks at the Upper East Side boutique and tweet a pic to @touch_boutique for your chance to win a $100 gift card.
Why: Bun bar and polish changes by Mirror Mirror Beauty Studio and All Dolled up, Stoli libations, bites by Moonchine, and dessert by 3 Men and a Lil Lady. Check out the affordable selection of trendy accessories, too.
When: Thurs., 7-10 p.m.
Where: 7231 Biscayne Blvd. (786-235-8633). R.S.V.P. to firstname.lastname@example.org.
David Zalben’s A Love You Can’t Live Without
What: The artist spends 41 consecutive nights sculpting wire into freestyle poetry in the window of ArtCenter/South Florida.
Why: A new take on graffiti inspired by love, sex, and relationships.
When: Thru July 16.
Where: 800 Lincoln Rd. (305-674-8278).
Curve Soleil and Violet & Grace Spring/Summer Sale Preview
What: Score clothing and accessories at up to 40 percent off, take advantage of free styling sessions and Nails 111 manis, and more.
Why: Alexander McQueen, Isabel Marant, Alexander Wang, Pierre Balmain, Ela Stone, and others.
When: Sat., 3-6 p.m.
Where: Boulan Hotel, 220 21st St., penthouse 3, Miami Beach. Info at 305-532-6722.
Midnight Chef’s Table
What: Yardbird welcomes special guest Daniel Serfer (Blue Collar) to its Friday night dining series.
Why: Ten lucky guests savor cocktails and off-menu, family-style dishes from one of Miami’s more talked about chefs. The first reader to email email@example.com with her full name gets a pair of reserved tickets ($40 per ticket).
When: Fri., midnight.
Where: 1600 Lenox Ave., Miami Beach. To reserve a spot, R.S.V.P. to 305-538-5220.
Cote d’Or Swimwear
What: The Miami-based swimwear brand lands at its first-ever retail location.
Why: Shop Aztec- and Mayan-inspired bikinis in person.
When: Mon.-Fri., 10 a.m.-6 p.m.; Sat., 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
Where: Jenna White, 5842 Sunset Dr., South Miami (305-669-5940).
Photo: Courtesy of SLS Hotels