May is brimming at The Yard with a collection of community events that embody our city’s diversity and cultivate its eclectic identity. From the recently introduced Monday night Tech Beats & Bytes to a communal Mexican Shabbat to electric live performances throughout the month at the stage at The Yard, there is something for everyone and every age.
Mother’s Day at The Yard: Succulent Mug Workshop & Whole Foods “Grow Some Love”|Saturday May 13th and Sunday May 14th | $25 for Succulent Mug Workshop, Free for “Grow Some Love”
The Wynwood Yard celebrates mom in more ways than one with half-off della test kitchen’s healthy bowls of happy just for her (available in-store only on both Saturday and Sunday). Pick a complimentary flower and create a personalized note courtesy of Whole Foods on Sunday to show your mom how she makes your heart warm and gooey. Want to get started early? Come to The Yard on Saturday for a Mother’s Day Succulent Mug workshop anytime between 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. at The Yard’s boho chic retail store, PopUpStream. Mom can pick her favorite porcelain mug to plant her own succulent assisted by an on-site pro from PKT Garden who will also provide tips for keeping the succulent happy and healthy at home. Tickets ($25) available here!
Clock Out: An All-Night Happy Hour at The Yard | Friday, May 12 | 5 P.M. – 11 P.M.
Dream Lab invites you to clock out from the hustle and join the first-ever all-night happy hour at The Wynwood Yard. Naturally, it’s not just a run-of-the-mill happy hour. There will be a live performance by the extraordinary Nat’Lee and special guest DJ LateNite from 5 p.m. to 11 p.m. The Bar at The Yard will offer $5 drink specials and participating food concepts at The Yard will offer happy hour prices, including Lone Wolfe Food Truck with sets of two tacos for $7 and Kuenko’s spicy tuna bowls at just $8.99. More info available here!
Tech Beats & Bytes | Mondays, May 8, 15, 22 & 29| 6 p.m. – 10 p.m.
Mondays just got a lot cooler with Tech Beats and Bytes, a laid back evening of chill music and networking for tastemakers in food, entertainment, and technology. Vibe to old school R&B and hip hop beats brought to you by a rotation of hand-picked DJ’s, participate in technology-inspired conversations led by special guests and enjoy special Monday-only offers by select food trucks at The Yard including mini mac n’ cheese from the wildly popular World Famous House of Mac, unique Japanese-Spanish fusion bowls at Kuenko and Israeli-inspired cuisine from Shnitz n’ Fritz along with specials from The Bar at The Yard. Find deets on each Monday’s DJs and special guests here.
Food Play for Kids | Sunday, May 7 & 21 | 1 P.M. – 3 P.M. | $25
Craft art and organic veggies collide deliciously at this fun interactive event for kids. Earth Angel Outreach presents Kids’ Food Play, an experience for children ages 3-12, that playfully brings organic and tasty vegetables of all sizes and textures to their hands for them to arrange, build and create art masterpieces. Kids are encouraged to munch and parents can enjoy lunch and adult beverages while watching or helping the children create. All supplies and materials will be provided to create a ‘Food Play Character’ to take home. Get your tickets here.