"A Very Merry Sherry Event" presented by Williams Humbert at the Coral Gables Museum is a sherry tasting in which guests experience a full range of sherries from fino to cream. Local wine instructor Patrick Alexander introduces each sherry and explains its Spanish roots. Guests also enjoy a tour by historian Juan Riera of the "La Florida" exhibit, a display of Spanish maps of Florida from the Age of Exploration. 6-9 p.m. Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Ave., Coral Gables. $15 museum members. $20 others. Details: (305) 603-8067 or www.coralgablesmuseum.org.
The Miami Chapter of The Buoniconti Fund to Cure Paralysis hosts a happy hour at Scotty's Landing. 6-9 p.m. Coconut Groves Scotty's Landing. $20 admission includes complimentary appetizers and two drink tickets. Music provided by "Live Bait." Scotty's Landing, 3381 Pan American Drive, Coconut Grove. Details: www.thebuonicontifund.com/miami.