The Shelborne South Beach bids adieu to pool party season with the final edition of Ricky’s Brunch & Day Party. The party will feature a mini Oktoberfest celebration with beer tastings, burgers and other Bavaria-inspired nibbles. 1801 Collins Ave., Miami Beach; RSVP@RickysDayParty.com.
The Boys & Girls Clubs of Miami-Dade hosts its sixth annual “Wild About Kids” black-tie optional gala at the Four Seasons Hotel Brickell. Meet & Greet/photo op with gymnast Danell Leyva. Afterparty at 11 p.m. 305-446-9910 ext. 30 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Indie-folk and feminist icon Ani DiFranco addresses issues such as racism, sexism, religion, reproductive rights and other hotbed topics in her songs – but in a melodic and poetic way. Culture Room, 3045 N. Federal Hwy., Fort Lauderdale; 954-564-1074 or www.cultureroom.net; $25.