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Written by Miami Today on June 9, 2011
AMAZON AND BEYOND
Hard Rock Cafe Miami celebrates a special Jaguar pin from the Association of Zoos and Aquariums’ exhibit Amazon & Beyond with a happy hour fundraiser. Proceeds will benefit Zoo Miami and the Zoological Society of Florida. Includes live music, hors d’oeuvres, bar and raffle for prizes. 6:30 p.m. Hard Rock Cafe Miami, 401 Biscayne Blvd., Miami. Free. Donations accepted. RSVP required. Details: www.zoomiami.org.
The annual Redland Summer Fruit Festival showcases local agriculture and tropical fruit plants. Vendors offer local wines, exotic foods and rare fruits. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Ends June 12. The Fruit & Spice Park, 24801 SW 187th Ave., Homestead. $8 general. Free for children under 11. Details: (305) 247-5727 or firstname.lastname@example.org or www.fruitandspicepark.org.
Become a beer sommelier at the first Craft Beer Tastings. Cicerone-certified tasting of over 40 brews from favored local microbreweries accompanied by tasty bites from trattoria Spartico. 7-9 p.m. Mayfair Hotel & Spa, 3000 Florida Ave., Coconut Grove. $20. RSVP required. Details: (305) 779 — 5100.