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Dark Sky at 1 Hotel South Beach

Dark Sky at 1 Hotel & Homes South BeachFriday, August 18, 7pm-11pm – 1 Hotel South Beach, 2341 Collins Ave, Miami Beach

The eco-conscious 1 Hotel South Beach will unveil their monthly Dark Sky series with a brand-new addition – The Scholar Series, featuring environmental educators speaking to today’s most pressing eco-focused issues. Dr. Wallace J. Nichols will join the hotel in their monthly Dark Sky event by dimming the lobby lights to raise awareness for global brightening. The night will continue with a special lecture by Dr. Nichols in the Terra Ballroom, explaining the remarkable truth about the benefits of being in, on, under or simply near water. Dr. Nichols is an entrepreneurial scientist, marine biologist, water advocate and author of New York Times bestseller “Blue Mind,” New York Times bestselling author. The famed scientist will be available for book signings and meet and greets after the lecture. The night continues with Los Classicos de Cuba performing live in the lobby until 11:30. Dark Sky celebration at Tom on Collins in the lobby from 8 – 11 p.m. will offer a specialty cocktail, “Eclipse Over Collins”, available both at the bar and at Watr on the 1 Rooftop. Suggested donations go to Surfrider Foundation Miami Chapter, supporting clean water and healthy beaches. The event is free to the public, with RSVP to the Eventbrite link to attend. #1DarkSky #Explore1Hotels @1Hotels