South Florida drinking events: The Art Basel 2017 edition

Wynwood Brewing Fourth Anniversary (a brewery party with limited-release beers and light bites), noon-10 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 2, at Wynwood Brewing Company, 565 NW 24th St, Miami; free; 305-982-8732 or WynwoodBrewing.com and Facebook event page

Palm Beach Winter Craft Beer Fest (a massive air-conditioned bash featuring 40 breweries), 1-4:30 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 2, at the South Florida Fairgrounds, 9067 Southern Blvd., West Palm Beach; $45, $75 for VIP, $10 for designated drivers via BuyFairTickets.com; 561-793-0333 or PalmBeachWinterBeerFest.com and Facebook event page

A Course on Cocktailing (a make-your-own-cocktail event), 6:30 p.m.-11 p.m. Monday, Dec. 4, at Apothecary 330, 330 SW Second St., Fort Lauderdale; free with RSVP to events@apothecary330.com; 954-616-8028 or Apothecary330.com and Facebook event page

Rum and Bass – Art Basel Kickoff Block Party (a party featuring Walshy Fire of Major Lazer and others), 5 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 5, at Coyo Taco, 2300 NW Second Ave., Miami; $20 via Eventbrite.com; 305-573-8228 or Coyo-Taco.com

Old Forester Repeal Day (a Prohibition-themed party marking the 84th anniversary of the law’s repeal), 7-9 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 5, at Apothecary 330, 330 SW Second St., Fort Lauderdale; free, but use hashtags #repealday and #oldforester on Instagram for two free cocktails; 954-616-8028 or Apothecary330.com and Facebook event page

The Black Party (a carnival-style celebration at Art Africa Miami Arts Fair to benefit Caribbean countries affected by hurricane season), 7-11 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 6, at 920 NW Second Ave., Miami; $20 via Eventbrite.com; 954-283-7195 or ArtAfricaMiamiFair.com

Art Basel Takeover (a celebrity-studded night of cocktails, art and fashion), 8 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 7, at the National Hotel, 1677 Collins Ave., Miami Beach; free with RSVP to rcastro@thedanaagency.com; 305-532-2311 or Facebook event page

ArtWithPurpose x Katsuya Art Basel Party (a charity art show to benefit Puerto Rico), 2-6 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 7, at SLS South Beach, 1701 Collins Ave., Miami Beach; $75 via Eventbrite.com; 305-674-1701 or SLSHotels.com/SouthBeach

Hive Wynwood (a pop-up cocktail bar, concert venue, art lounge and food village during Art Basel), 4 p.m.-3 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 7, 3 p.m.-3 a.m. Friday, Dec. 8, noon-3 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 9 and noon-9 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 10, at 2250 NW Second Ave., Miami; free, RSVP via HiveWynwood.com for a free Red Bull cocktail; HiveWynwood.com

Burlesque Dinner Party (includes food, cocktails and artful stripteasing), 7-10 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 7, at Vagabond Kitchen and Bar, 7301-A Biscayne Blvd., Miami; $10 via Eventbrite.com; 305-400-8420 or TheVagabondHotel.com

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