Everything But Water and 1 Hotel South Beach will host a two-day event in Miami on April 4 and 5 to introduce Water is Everything, our commitment to fighting the crises facing our seas. Activities include a beach clean-up, dune restoration and trawling expedition and will support The 5 Gyres Institute’s mission to end plastic pollution in the ocean. A selection of special pieces available to purchase will also benefit 5 Gyres. The event will also mark the opening of a permanent Everything But Water store at the hotel.
Wednesday, April 4,
10:00 am – 12:00 pm: beach clean-up and dune restoration with The 5 Gyres Institute, volunteercleanup.org and Surfrider Foundation Miami Chapter / entrance via the 24th Street.
4:30 pm – 5:30 pm: screening of The 5 Gyres Institute’s “Junk Raft” documentary followed by a Q&A and book signing with Dr. Marcus Eriksen, 5 Gyres co-founder / mezzanine level of Habitat.
Thursday, April 5,
10:00 am – 12:30 pm: ocean trawling expedition to study the effects of plastic pollution aboard The Impossible Dream, a catamaran, $100 per person, donated to The 5 Gyres Institute.
4:00 pm – 4:30 pm: cocktails and remarks on plastic pollution with The 5 Gyres Institute and Surfrider Foundation Miami Chapter / Cabana Pool
4:30 pm – 9:00 pm: poolside party with live music and shopping / Center Pool.
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