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South Florida drinking events: The summer of pop-up bars

Summer in Sicily Pop-Up (an Italian-themed pop-up inside a food hall with granitas and a build-your-own cannoli bar), 6-9 p.m. Thursday, June 21, at La Centrale, 601 S. Miami Ave., Miami; free admission, but granitas, an alcoholic slushie, cost $10; 305-720-2401 or LaCentraleMiami.com

Pastelito y Cervezas pairing (a pastelito-and-beer gathering), 1-6 p.m. Saturday, June 23, at MIA Beer Company, 10400 NW 33rd St., No. 150, Doral; $23.05, and includes picadillo-, frita-, croquet de jamon- and apple pie-flavored pastelitos with 4.5-ounce MIA beers, via Eventbrite.com; 786-801-1721 or MIA.beer and Facebook event page

Wynwood Brewing Rickenbacker Ride (a beer-and-bike ride pairing), 8-11 a.m. Saturday, June 23, at Wynwood Brewing Company, 565 NW 24th St., Miami; $10 via Eventbrite.com to benefit Debris Free Oceans, and tickets include a free Wynwood Brewing tumbler and a Rickenbacker Pilsner; 305-982-8732 or WynwoodBrewing.com and Facebook event page

Khoffner Summer Fest 2018 (a laid-back beer release and live music bash), 3 p.m. Saturday, June 23, at Khoffner Brewing USA, 1110 NE Eighth Ave., Fort Lauderdale; free, and the event includes the release of Dark Raisin Hefe and Old-School Vienna Lager; 954-614-2746 or Khoffner.us and Facebook event page

Roar and Pour 2018 (a tap-takeover by Mathew’s Brewing and live music by the Petty Hearts), 4:30 p.m. Saturday, June 23, at Palm Beach Zoo, 1301 Summit Blvd., West Palm Beach; $6.95-$14.95; 561-547-9453 or PalmBeachZoo.org and Facebook event page

Leid Back Tiki Pop-Up Dinner (a six-course meal paired with craft cocktails), 7:30-10:30 p.m. Saturday, June 23 at the Icon Las Olas, 500 E. Las Olas Blvd., Fort Lauderdale; $125, which includes Polynesian-style cuisine and free wine and beer; 954-715-4577 or Facebook event page

Schwifty Things (a “Rick and Morty” and ”Stranger Things”-themed pop-up bar with swag giveaways and themed molecular mixology cocktails), 6-10 p.m. Monday, June 25, at Zest Miami, 200 S. Biscayne Blvd., Miami; free admission, but cocktails cost $10; 305-374-9378 or Facebook event page

Fort Lauderdale Brewery Crawl (a three-brewery bus tour with beers at each stop), 1:30-6:30 p.m. Saturday, June 30, at Funky Buddha Brewery, 1201 NE 38th St., Oakland Park; $60, and includes two beers apiece at Funky Buddha, Tarpon River and LauderAle, via FuddledFrogTours.com; 954-817-4726 and Facebook event page

Free the Whales (a craft-beer festival featuring 100-plus hard-to-find beers from 20 local and national breweries), 2-8 p.m. Saturday, June 30, at Boxelder Craft Beer Market, 2817 NW Second Ave., Miami; $70 via Eventbrite.com, and includes unlimited beer and food; 305-942-7769 or Bxldr.com and Facebook event page

The Butcher Shop Beer Garden and Grill Turns Five (an anniversary party featuring live music and free beer), 7 p.m.-2 a.m. Tuesday, July 3, at the Butcher Shop Beer Garden and Grill, 165 NW 23rd St., Miami; free, and there’s free beer for the first 150 arrivals; 305-846-9120 or ButcherShopBeerGarden.com

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