Lesley Abravanel

Maksim Chmerkovskiy gets key to the city

Maks Chmerkovskiy at opening of Tucan in Brickell
Maks Chmerkovskiy at opening of Tucan in Brickell

Mayor Tomás Regalado presented Dancing With the Stars’ Maksim Chmerkovskiy the key the city Thursday as part of “One Week, One Cause” a week-long charity event taking place Dec. 3-6 benefiting Alfalit International’s fight to end illiteracy around the world.

Chmerkovskiy, along with his brother Valentin, partnered with Alfalit to host “SWAY: A Dance Trilogy” in December at the Olympia Theater where Olympic gold medalist Meryl Davis and other special guests “will present the glamor and passion of ballroom and Latin dancing in a whole new way.” In addition to the five shows in December, there will be a fund-raising gala, golf tournament and an educational dance camp, where fans will be able to take dance sessions from Maks, Val and other SWAY dancers. Tickets are available at www.swayshow.com. For more information on Alfalit International, visit www.alfalit.org.

Chmerkovskiy was also seen Thursday at the grand opening of Tucan. Also there: model/actress Ines Rivero, Bloodline actor Enrique Murciano, singer Albita Rodiguez, DJ Alix Brown and musician Tito Puente Jr.

In Miami for a show, comedian Carlos Mencia was spotted Friday at E11even Miami where he and friends were busy enjoying the aerialists swinging from the ceiling.

Kourtney Kardashian's estranged baby daddy Scott Disick was spotted the night before living it up at the same entertainment club with a huge group of friends including his alleged 18 year old model girlfriend Lindsay Vrckovnik. The gang was escorted to the VIP party pit where Disick and his friends danced and partied together until the wee hours of the morning.