BOSTON: Reef Bar opens at the New England Aquarium today. The space, owned by Patina Restaurant Group, specializes in sustainable seafood and cocktails. It’s open to the public and available for private events.

CHICAGO: Kehoe Designs and BlackOak Technical Productions have partnered with Bixbee, a kids’ backpack and accessories brand, to launch Bixbee Imagination Station, an experiential pop-up and retail shop. The pop-up, which runs June 15 through September at North Avenue Collection, will feature interactive environments inspired by particular backpacks.

LOS ANGELES: Surfing Heritage & Culture Center will hold its 2019 Ohana Gala on June 15 in Huntington Beach.

Melissa McCarthy, Tiffany Haddish, and Elisabeth Moss will present at the MTV Movie & TV Awards, taking place June 17. 

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NEW YORK: Harlem Shake’s Golden Cup Party & Parade will take place June 22. The event will announce Mr. or Miss Harlem Shake 2019 to customers and the community. 

Deadline: “Molly Battin, previously E.V.P. and head of communications and marketing at Turner, has been appointed chief corporate marketing and brand strategy officer at WarnerMedia.”

The Dominick hotel has named Edward Shapard general manager. 

North 3rd Street Market in Williamsburg is adding six new vendors: Bun, Brooklyn Shave Ice, Diggy’s Hot Dogs, Urban Whipped Dessert Lab, Jack’s Deluxe, and Piade.

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SAN FRANCISCO: Hotel G has partnered with cannabis concierge service Ona.Life to launch an in-house cannabis delivery service for guests. Guests can call, text, or order on Ona.Life’s website for delivery to the hotel within a one-hour time frame.

TORONTO: Music Under the City Stars, a fund-raising event for Canada’s Walk of Fame, will take place July 18 at Casa Loma. The event will have a performance by Bachman Cummings.

WASHINGTON: Compassion Over Killing’s D.C. VegFest will take place August 11 at Nationals Park. The event will have more than 120 vendors and exhibitors.

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