This is just a cooler. Just a regular ol’ cooler that’s been outfitted with a built-in blender, a waterproof Bluetooth speaker, a bottle opener, USB outlets and a host of other insane (but also entirely necessary) features. Nothing to see here but your run-of-the-mill speaker/blender/cooler...
Things to do for June 08, 2016
Poolside Rum Punch, Fried Chicken and Many a Copa Watch Party
Two wrongs don’t make a weekend.
Beer and Soccer. That Works.
Copa season’s here. And through June 26, you can rely on American to air Messi and the gang kicking balls around. Which just means that they’re screening the games. Which also means that you’ll be drinking $3 beers and eating short rib mac and cheese. And not bringing a vuvuzela.
A Very Important Fried-Chicken Update
Spring Chicken is opening an outpost in Fort Lauderdale. And for tomorrow night’s grand-opening party, you
—Gratis fried chicken.
—A country-western photo booth.
—Your 10-gallon hat to be put on notice.
It’s a Bookstore, but Also Not
Books & Books, fine local purveyor of... books, has joined forces with No Boundaries and Lebo to open up a new shop in Wynwood. There, you’ll find vinyl records, discounted tomes, bikes and signed prints from Lebo himself. So, yes, this is definitely in Wynwood.
The newly christened Leah Arts District is celebrating the impending event known as “summer” with a block party involving live music by DJ Le Spam and Big Chief Brass Band, the city’s best food trucks, art, beer, whiskey and more beer. Just saying. There’s beer.
Wherein You Do Fun Things by a Pool
What’s Happening: A bayou boil.
Where It’s Happening: The Confidante.
You might remember it as the Thompson. No matter. Especially when you’re being plied with Louisiana rum punch and prawns by the pool. But also because they’ll have a group called the Bad Apples Brass Band playing. Also because of that.