Long weekends. Beach weekends. Vampire weekends. No two weekends are ever the same. But you can rest assured your weekender bag can be—as long as you've got one of these stylish ones designed for the modern adventurer from Keep Pursuing. They're so great you can even use them during the week.
Things to do for February 21, 2018
Let the Barbecues, Brunches, Dance Parties and Clambakes Commence
Sounds Like SOBEWFF Is Back. Unrelated: Hotel Robots.By Ginger Harris
All That's New and Glorious at This Year's SOBEWFF
A few new and damn good reasons to hit up South Beach Wine and Food Festival:
1) Marcus Samuelsson's Overtown brunch.
2) Late-night dessert and dancing with Bobby and Sophie Flay.
3) Emeril Lagasse’s clambake.
4) Jean-Georges Vongerichten and Action Bronson's midnight munchies on Española Way.
5) Other stuff.
On the Matters of Cuba Libres, Backgammon and Slip-Ons
Pop-ups are good. Pop-ups at the Standard with morning cafecito, afternoon Cuba Libres, random games of Backgammon, general hanging out with friends, trying on Sabah slip-ons and adding some to your closet as a staple... those are better.
Where You Eat and Drink in Fort Lauderdale Now
The next time you're in Fort Lauderdale and in need of a classic Sidecar, hit Good Spirits. It's a shiny new mid-modern, neighborhood-y tavern with Old Fashioneds, braised short ribs and cheddar grits. Plus, indoor/outdoor seating because Fort Lauderdale.
Just Your Average Hotel Robot
For the sake of argument, let's assume that it's more fun to have a robot deliver you extra towels and toiletries than some average, human hotel employee. Enter Shelly, the Shelborne's new robot who does all that, plus hands out roses at the door and doesn't awkwardly wait to be tipped.
This Brunch Has a Thing for Tableside Cart Service
It's as if Chef Michael Schwartz knew you needed a Sunday brunch with tableside carts bearing savory and sweet dishes like concha (a streusel-topped brioche pastry) and grilled pork belly feijoada. He even anticipated your thirst for shareable, spiked Frescas. That's a thirst of yours, right?
What Else Is New
How Does Spring Break at a Boutique Hotel in the Chesapeake Bay Sound?
And does a bevy of blue crab and sunset cocktails sweeten the deal? In unrelated news: we talked to the twin comedians, Jason and Randy Sklar, about their hilarious new documentary, Poop Talk, and the best poop jokes of all-time. We also found you what are basically the equivalent of wintertime rollerblades...