Hope Blossoms Art Happening
What: A gaggle of renowned performance artists (painters, musicians, dancers) and local chefs (Azul, Joey’s, Eos) unleash their talent at a ’50s-inspired event.
Why: Proceeds go to the Lotus House women’s shelter.
When: Fri., 8-11 p.m.
Where: The Margulies Collection at the Warehouse, 591 NW 27th St., Wynwood.
What: Miami’s speakeasy population doubles with the arrival of this password-protected lounge that hosts live music in what was once a doctor’s office.
Why: Work gossip — “DailyCandy” gets you in anytime.
When: Daily, 9 p.m.-3 a.m.
Where: 777 NE 79th St., Upper East Side (786-362-6762).
Rock Fashion Week
What: Local lines Lorie Lester, RaMona LaRue, and Krelwear swarm the runway during the fashion event at Eden Roc.
Why: Rock the house.
When: Thurs., 7 p.m.
Where: 4525 Collins Ave., Miami Beach. R.S.V.P. to email@example.com. (Space is limited.)
What: ArtCenter/South Florida showcases its newest artists-in-residence in a mixed-media exhibit revolving around change.
Why: Light a fuse.
When: Thru Nov. 22. Opening, Sat., 7-10 p.m.
Where: 800 Lincoln Rd., South Beach (305-674-8278).
Breast Cancer Research
What: Run for the cure and then swill froufrou Pink Elephant cocktails (pear vodka, mint, strawberry, champagne) at Plunge.
Why: A dollar per drink goes to the Susan G. Komen foundation.
When: Race registration, Sat., 6 a.m. Drink special, thru Oct. 31.
Where: Race, Bayfront Park, 301 Biscayne Blvd. Drinks, in the Gansevoort South, 2377 Collins Ave., South Beach (305-604-6997).
Photo: Fantastic Nobodies, America’s Most Unwanted (from the series The Living Frame) 2009 / Courtesy of 303Grand, Brooklyn