Stacy London, co-host of TLC’s “What Not to Wear,” talks about her book, “The Truth About Style” (Viking, $32.95), in which she shares her emotional baggage and philosophy of the healing power of personal style. Books and Books, 9700 Collins Ave., Bal Harbour; 305-864- 4241 or www.booksandbooks.com.
Beer on Monday? Yes, please. It’s Oktoberfest so head to Fritz and Franz Bierhaus in Coral Gables and raise your stein to celebrate your favorite brews. 60 Merrick Way, Coral Gables; 305-774-1883.
Chicago singer-songwriter and violinist Andrew Bird got his start with the zany alt-swing band Squirrel Nut Zippers, then went solo to create his own twisted mix of styles including jazz, rock, blues, folk and surreal, poetic lyrics. Here We Go Magic opens. Fillmore Miami Beach at Jackie Gleason Theater, 1700 Washington Ave., Miami Beach; LiveNation.com; $29.50-$39.50