The Weekend Guide

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Whatever floats your boat.

Art Wynwood International Contemporary Art Fair
The area known for its spray paint-wielding graffiti artists celebrates street art, murals, pop surrealism, and more — including the man who helped grow the neighborhood, Tony Goldman — in a Basel-style tent.
Why: Hit the after-parties at Wynwood Walls (Fri., 10 p.m.) and Bakehouse Art Complex (Sat., 7-10 p.m. with $10 donation) for live entertainment.
When: Fri., noon-9 p.m.; Sat., noon-8 p.m.; Sun., noon-7 p.m.; Mon., noon-6 p.m.
Where: 3101 NE First Ave. (520-529-1108). Tickets ($15 and up) at art-wynwood.com.

One Billion Rising
Join the V-Day campaign with thousands of other cities across the world to bring an end to violence against women through dance, art, and music.
Why: Spend a night under the stars with performances by Spam Allstar and New World Symphony fellows and a video installation by Dara Friedman.
When: Tonight, 7-9 p.m.
Where: Soundscape Park at New World Center, 500 17th St., Miami Beach (305-673-3330). R.S.V.P. at onebillionrising.org.

Restaurant Day
Show off your inner top chef and open your own culinary pop-up for a day. Serve your dish where you want (your backyard, a park) at the prices you pick. Not so kitchen savvy? Treat your taste buds to what the neighborhood’s cooking.
Why: Just make sure to register your restaurant’s snappy name and spread the word on Twitter with #restaurantdaymiami and #restaurantday.
When: Sun.
Where: Find locations at restaurantday.org.

Nicole Henry
The Miami jazz/pop singer celebrates her CD So Good, So Right: Nicole Henry Live with an album release concert with members of and benefiting The National YoungArts Foundation.
Why: Get an earful of her soulful interpretations of Aretha Franklin, Joni Mitchell, James Taylor, and Gladys Knight classics.
When: Sat., 8 p.m.
Where: Colony Theatre, 1040 Lincoln Rd., Miami Beach (305-674-1040 ext. 2). Tickets ($45-$125) at ticketmaster.com.

Club Essentia Wellness Retreat at
Delano South Beach
The hotel spa opens with a new name, a fancier look (Italian chandeliers, terrazzo floors, gray accents), and new treatments.
Why: Bio-Swiss age-defying oxygen facials, deep-tissue massages, Shellac mani/pedis, and hair services such as blowouts and cuts.
When: Daily 9 a.m.-9 p.m.
Where: 1685 Collins Ave., Miami Beach (305-674-6100).

Blogging for Beginners
Enlist the help of two social media pros from Working Girls, who’ll share valuable tips on layout, design, content strategy, growing your audience, and making your posts as searchable as a crime scene.
Why: You’re itching to quit your day job.
When: Fri., 9:30 a.m.
Where: The Academy of South Florida, 3100 S. Dixie Hwy., ste. 100, Coconut Grove (305-648-2000). Tickets ($35) at bloggingmiami.eventbrite.com.

Photo: Courtesy of Art Wynwood 

IT Academy Miami
3100 S Dixie Hwy
Miami, FL 33133
Art Wynwood
3101 NE 1st Ave
Miami, FL 33127
500 17th St
Miami Beach, FL 33139
1040 Lincoln Rd
Miami Beach, FL 33139
305-674-1040 ext. 2
1685 Collins Ave
enter on 17th St
Miami Beach, FL 33139