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South Florida — By klynch on May 6, 2010 at 9:55 am
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Hot Happenings: May 6-10

It’s time to indulge in gourmet bites, raise a glass to good cheer and pamper yourself with some good-for-you treatments. Here’s a list of our picks for this weekend’s festivities.

May 6:  Pamper yourself at Girl’s Night Out in Delray Beach from 6:00-9:00 p.m. on May 6, 2010. This annual events brings the ladies together for a fun-filled evening filled with spa treatments, beauty products, wine, food samplings and more. The first 100 to arrive will receive a goodie bag, and admission is free.  A portion of the proceeds made at the event will go to benefit the South Florida Affiliate of Susan G Komen for the Cure. The event will take place at Vision Haus, 2885 S Congress Avenue, Delray Beach 561.807.1977

May 6 & 7 : Go on a culinary tour with Run Duprat, Top Chef alum, at Whole Foods to help raise money for the Haiti relief efforts. From 6-8 pm, guests will enjoy a cooking demo performed by Duprat of his Sea Bass dish, along with a tasting of the dish and a wine pairing. Duprat will also share a few of his cooking tips, and life stories about growing up in Haiti — and the inside scoop on what it was like to be on Top Chef. Duprat will be at the Palm Beach Gardens location, 11701 Lake Victoria Gardens Avenue in Palm Beach Gardens on May 6, and at the Wellington location, 2635 SR 7 on May 7. Cost is $25.

While the Las Olas Wine & Food Festival doesn’t take place until next week, there will be a VIP Kick-Off party tonight at Allied Kitchen & Bath in Fort Lauderdale. This event will give guests a sneak peek at what’s to come at the LOWFF. For this preview party, guests will taste globally-inspired dishes from Chef Ralph Pagano paired with select wine and spirits from Bombay Sapphire and Bonterra Vineyards. Tickets are $25, and can be purchased at the door.  Allied Kitchen & Bath is located at 616 West Oakland Park Blvd, Fort Lauderdale. 954.564.1611

May 8-10: Vic & Angelo’s has taken Mother’s Day from a Sunday event to an entire weekend extravaganza. Moms will enjoy a bottomless glass of Prosecco from May 8-10 — making it too easy to imbibe all weekend long. Vic & Angelo’s has locations on Atlantic Avenue in Delray Beach and on PGA Blvd in Palm Beach Gardens.  Take a look at a complete list of our picks for Mother’s Day dining options.

It’s time to book yourself a spa day — in fact, book one for a friend, too with Conrad Miami’s Social Spaing 2-for-1 treatment special. From now until June 30, 2010, whenever your visit The Spa at Conrad Miami for a 45 minute treatment or more, you can bring a friend for no additional charge. This deal is only valid from Monday through Thursday and your complimentary treatment must be of equal or lesser value. Conrad Miami is located at 1395 Brickell Ave, Miami.

Photo Credit: Etsy Ketsy @ flickr

Related places:
  1. A
    Vision Haus :: Photography Design
    2885 South Congress Avenue, Delray Beach, FL
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  2. B
    Allied Kitchen & Bath
    616 West Oakland Park Boulevard, Wilton Manors, FL
    View Details and Book

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