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Top South Florida drinking events: National IPA Day and a belly flop contest

National IPA Day at Due South, noon-10 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 3, at Due South Brewing Company, 2900 High Ridge Road, Suite 3, Boynton Beach; free; 561-463-2337 or DueSouthBrewing.com and Facebook event link

The Salty Donut Wine Tasting (a doughnut and wine pairing), 6-7:30 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 3, at Abaco Wines and Wine Bar, 140 NE 39th St., Suite 206, Miami; $25, but Abaco will refund ticket cost with $50 in-store purchase; 786-409-5286 or Eventbrite.com and Facebook event link

Old Town Untapped (a street festival featuring beer), 6-9 p.m. Friday, Aug. 4, at Bailey Contemporary Arts, 41 NE First St., Pompano Beach; free; 954-284-0141 or PompanoBeachArts.org and Facebook event link

Big Beer Bash Contest (a contest in which 10 breweries compete for a permanent tap at five Quarterdeck locations), 4-8 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 5, at Quarterdeck, 1541 Cordova Road, Fort Lauderdale; $15, with a portion of proceeds benefiting Honor Flight South Florida; 954-524-6163 or QuarterdeckRestaurants.com

Coconut Creek 4K & BEERunch (a running event with beer and food samples), 7:30-9:30 a.m. Sunday, Aug. 6, at World of Beer, 4437 Lyons Road, Suite E-101, Coconut Creek; $31.50 via RunSignUp.com; 954-984-0300 or Facebook event link

Belly Flop Contest & BBQ (a pool party with scotch whiskey cocktails), 2-7 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 6, at the Broken Shaker at Freehand Miami, 2727 Indian Creek Drive, Miami Beach; free; 305-531-2727 or Facebook event link

Food in Motion: Second Fridays (a food-truck roundup with beer and spirits), 5-11 p.m. Friday, Aug. 11, at Peter Feldman Park, 310 NE Sixth St., Fort Lauderdale; free; 954-785-7475 or Facebook event link

Vodka Riot (a vodka party), 7-9 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 12, at Old School Square, 51 N. Swinton Ave., Delray Beach; $45; 561-243-7922 or OldSchoolSquare.org and Facebook event link

Havana Nights (an evening of cocktails, Cuban food and salsa music), 7 p.m.-2 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 12, at Stache, 109 SW Second Ave., Fort Lauderdale; $10-$40 via Eventbrite.com; 954-449-1044 or Facebook event link

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