COAST TO COAST: Equinox has launched its “Life’s a Ball” campaign to celebrate Pride, the New York City ballroom community, and to benefit ballroom organization House Lives Matter. To celebrate the launch of the campaign, Equinox Voguing Master Classes, hosted by Jack Mizrahi and Sinia Alia, took place in San Francisco on June 1 and Los Angeles on June 2, and will be hosted in New York on June 8 and Miami on June 9. The event in New York will be ticketed and open to the public.

ATLANTA: Bold Catering & Design has appointed Robert Mitchell executive chef. Mitchell was previously executive chef for the opening of the Hotel at Avalon and South City Kitchen Avalon.

The 10th annual One MusicFest will take place September 7-8 at Centennial Olympic Park. Gucci Mane, Wu-Tang Clan, and Rick Ross will headline the event.

LOS ANGELES: The Playhouse Block Party will take place June 8. The event celebrates the legacy of the Pasadena Playhouse and will feature local bands, art pop-ups, and food trucks.

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MIAMI/SOUTH FLORIDA: The Lincoln Eatery has partnered with Taste of the Redland for the inaugural Bingo Bango That’s My Mango event, hosted by chef Allen Susser. Taking place June 30, the event will feature mango-inspired dishes from the Lincoln Eatery’s 13 food vendors.

Daniel Events celebrated its 20th anniversary and the opening of its second design studio on June 5. The new studio is helmed by Al Davis and is located at the Stirling Design Center.

NEW YORK: Cooper Hewitt will celebrate its 20th annual National Design Awards honorees on October 17, with a gala dinner and ceremony at Arthur Ross Terrace and Garden at Cooper Hewitt.

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PHILADELPHIA: The Notary Hotel has named Jim McSwigan general manager. The Autograph Collection property is slated to open in July.

TORONTO: The 10th annual Joe Carter Classic Golf Tournament, benefiting the Children’s Aid Foundation, will take place June 20, with a V.I.P. after-party at Rebel. The Joe Carter Classic Celebrity Skins Game will take place June 19 at Eagles Nest Golf Club.

Toronto Fashion Week will have its spring and summer 2020 fashion presentations September 3-5 at venues including Yorkville Village, the Hazelton Hotel, the Royal Ontario Museum.

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