US: Fyre Festival Merchandise Auction, Teen Vogue Orientation, and More

NATIONAL: Teen Vogue's next virtual event, Teen Vogue Orientation, will take place on Aug. 14. The event will be hosted via Zoom and is free and open to students of all ages. Teen Vogue editors will lead the orientation, spotlighting career and entrepreneurship conversations with industry leaders in areas of fashion and media, beauty and wellness, and politics and culture; there will also be a message from congresswoman Ayanna Pressley.

Digital Dessert Goals tickets are still on sale through Aug. 8 on (and the activities will be available to view through Sunday, Aug. 9). If you're interested, you're welcome to share the code "sweet5" in your story, which will give BizBash readers 20% off the ticket price this week.

The government has officially started auctioning off two boxes of Fyre Festival merchandise, such as T-shirts and shorts. The auctioned items will help pay back some of the $26 million that festival founder Billy McFarland owes to the people he scammed. The auction site is open now through Aug. 13 for bidding. 

MIAMI/SOUTH FLORIDA: Zoo Miami Foundation and Zoo Miami are hosting their first virtual Feast with the Beasts on Aug. 28 at 8 p.m. to help support wildlife education and conservation programs. The 24th annual event will be hosted by Ron Magill, and will feature appearances from Gloria Estefan, Shaquille O'Neal, and more. 

SAN DIEGO: ARLO restaurant plans to open in Mission Valley in mid-August. Helmed by chef Josh Mouzakes, ARLO will use local ingredients to create diverse menu offerings such as seafood, grilled and smoked meats, and vegetarian and vegan dishes inspired by the indigenous flavor profiles of the region. The restaurant is located on the newly renovated Town and Country resort grounds. 

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