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Written by Miami Today on January 26, 2012
As a prelude to the Feast with the Beasts dinner at Zoo Miami, the Beastkeeper VIP Party features local restaurants, open bars, exotic animal encounters from Zoo Miami and music. Participating restaurants include Truluck’s Seafood, Steak and Crab House; Caffé Abbracci; Zucchero Ristorante-Bistro, and Chef Adrianne’s Vineyard Restaurant and Wine Bar. A silent auction includes items like jewelry, trips, handbags and art. 7-11 p.m. Residence of Chris and Irene Korge, 10355 SW 67th Ave., Pinecrest. $500 Beastkeeper VIP Party Passport tickets include admission to Feast With The Beasts (8 p.m.-midnight) and the VIP cocktail reception (7 p.m.) on March 2 at Zoo Miami. Tickets to Feast With The Beasts are $175. Details: (305) 255-5551 or www.fwtb.org.
ANTIQUE TOY SHOW
The 32nd Miami Antique Toy Show features the largest collection of antique toys, dolls and collectibles showcased by local, national and international dealers. Items include wind-up tin toys, die cast vehicles, trains, character toys, promotional items and plastic kits. This year also features an invitation for collectors to bring in old toys or dolls and receive appraisals from the show’s resident experts. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Holiday Inn Hotel Miami Springs, 1111 S Royal Poinciana Blvd, Miami Springs. Free for kids 7 and under. $5 others. Dealer floor rights $25. Details: (305) 446-4488 or www.miamiantiquetoyshow.com.
HistoryMiami hosts Wine Down Wednesday, a networking and social event for professionals. Enjoy free access to the museum’s exhibition galleries, relax with live local music and experience cultural performances and monthly lectures. 5-8 p.m. HistoryMiami, 101 W Flagler St., Miami. Free for Museum members. $10 others. Details: (305) 375-1614 or firstname.lastname@example.org or www.historymiami.org.
Catwalk Couture celebrates the opening of its new store in North Miami. 6-8 p.m. Catwalk Couture, 16111 Biscayne Blvd., North Miami. Details: (305) 466-7774.