Dec 05, 2015

Park Hyatt's Holiday Cookie Decorating Class

Aspiring kid chefs get their hands dirty with Blue Duck Tavern Pastry Chef David Collier.

$35 online, 3-4:30 p.m., Park Hyatt's Blue Duck Tavern, 1201 24th St. NW,, 202.419.6768

Dec 03-06, 2015

Art Basel Miami Beach

This annual celebration attracts artists from around the world to showcase their work. Paintings, sculptures, installations, photographs and films are on display in the main exhibition hall of the Miami Beach Convention Center. Art Basel also offers a stimulating program of Conversations and Salon talks that allows participants to deepen their knowledge of artistic practice, the international art world and the art market. Ambitious large‐scale artworks, film and visual performances light up the landscape at nearby beaches, Collins Park and SoundScape Park.

Dec 01-06, 2015

Miami Project

The fourth edition of the Miami Project Art Fair will feature fifty-five top galleries from around the world at the fair's new location, the Deauville Beach Resort in Miami Beach. At Miami Project, visitors are met with an impressive survey of work by Modernist masters, providing fairgoers with the unique opportunity to acquire works or engage with exhibitions by established painters, sculptors and photographers who have shaped major artistic movements. Fair hours: 11 am-7 pm, Dec. 2-5 and noon-6 pm, Dec.

Dec 02-06, 2015

Spectrum Miami

Contemporary art show relocated from Midtown Miami to Miami's Performing Arts District—alongside Red Dot Art Fair, explores "emergence" as its 2015 theme. The artists and galleries selected to participate at Spectrum Miami will reflect this theme, as will the show’s special programming, including Art Labs, Art Talks, and the Spotlight Artist and LaunchPad Programs. 1700 NE 2nd Ave.,

Dec 02-06, 2015

Untitled Miami Beach

Founded in 2012, this internationally curated art fair enlists a curatorial team to identify and curate the selection of the galleries, exhibitions and museum partners to create a diversified program of performances, talks and special events during the five-day extravaganza. Located directly on the beach, the show's tent is a custom-designed pavilion by John Keenan and Terrence Riley from K/R architecture firm, Untitled focuses on emerging and midcareer contemporary art.

Dec 01-13, 2015

Prizm Art Fair

Prizm is a cutting-edge art fair that is multidisciplinary in scope, promoting the work of artists of color, who reflect global trends in contemporary art. During Miami Art Week, Prizm will be located in the Miami Modern (MiMo) historic district, 7300 Biscayne Boulevard, from December 1 through 13. The fair's public programs include a series of conversations and film screenings presented by leading thinkers and practitioners in contemporary African diaspora art.

Nov 11, 2015

Trinity "Rodee" Pop-Up Dinner

A five-course dinner preview of Trinity, chef Scott Maki's new French Quarter restaurant. 7 pm at G&O Food Company (935 Gravier St.). For menu and tickets click here.

Dec 04-18, 2015

Holiday Movies on the Mississippi

Free. 6:30 pm. Spanish Plaza, Poydras Street at the Mississippi River. Dec. 4: "The Polar Express; Dec. 11: "Home Alone; Dec. 18: "Elf."

Dec 04-25, 2015

Santa Visits Pat O'Brien's

Dec. 4-5, 11-12, 18-19 and 25. 718 St. Peter St., 504.525.4823;

Dec 12-13, 2015

Cajun Holiday Tea with Papa Noel

10:30 am. Creole Queen Paddlewheeler, Poydras Street at the Mississippi River;