Party Patrol – Miami – April 17-21

The light at Tobacco Road has stayed on for 95 years. Photo: Carl Juste/ staff

Lounge openings, new parties, big DJs and more – this week’s Party Patrol takes you north and south with different places to check out and put on your radar.  It’s time to mix and mingle, put on your dancing shoes and get to it.

Wednesday, April 17

**Bonus Pick***
Poseidon Miami Grand opening

1131 Washington Ave., Miami Beach

Start the week off with taste of the Mediterranean at the Grand Opening of Poseidon Greek Restaurant and Outdoor Lounge.  Enjoy complimentary Greek bites and cocktails starting at 7:30 p.m.  The new restaurant and outdoor lounge promises to be a breath of fresh air to South Beach. To RSVP email or call 786-763-0221

**Bonus Pick***
Flat Grand Opening

500 South Pointe Drive, Miami Beach

It’s been a long time coming and finally the doors are open. The Flat Miami invites you to their Grand Opening event with champagne and hors d’oeuvres from 8-10 p.m.  Enjoy a live piano performance by Rosalyn McClore while indulging in mouthwatering bites from the kitchen.  To attend kindly RSVP to

Thursday, April 18

Jimkata Record Release party at Tobacco Road
626 South Miami Ave., Miami

Jimkata heads to Tobacco Road for the album release party for their fan-funded record Die Digital.  A mainstay of the Northeast for years, their mix of song-oriented electro-rock has become popular with EDM lovers.  This week they are taking the stage to perform fan hits such as “Night Shade,” “Chain Store,” “Sweet Glory” and more.  Get to know a different side of the scene and head to Tobacco Road. 

Paradise Lost at Spazio
1421 South Miami Ave., Miami

Get lost in the music with DJs Bryan Peroni and Diego Harispe at Spazio nightclub behind Segafredo’s this Thursday for a special installment of Paradise Lost. Spazio will transform in to an aquatic dance featuring entertainment by Cosplay.  Doors open at 11p.m., you must be 21 to get in.  Table reservations highly suggested.  Also at Spazio this week, check in for Fembotic Fridays with Kid Nemisis and Luca Fromusa.

Friday, April 19

Bamboo presents DJ Sinatra
550 Washington Ave., Miami Beach

Kick off your weekend at Bamboo with special guest DJ Sinatra for another installment of Fresh Fridays.  It’s the 2013 Playoffs Tip Off party and DJ Sinatra is going to rock the house with beats that will have you dancing until they shut the club down.  Doors open at 11p.m., admission is $20 for the ladies $30 for the guys.  Also at Bamboo this week, check out Tube and Berger for Classic Saturdays.

Saturday, April 20

EC Twins head to Gryphon
1 Seminole Way, Hollywood

Skip the beach and take a trip to the Hard Rock for the DJ duo team EC Twins rocking the decks at Gryphon alongside Donnie Lowe.  Dance to chart-topping electro house tracks such as “In Motion,” “Trapped In Miami” and more.  Doors open at 11 p.m., dress code is trendy chic and you must be 21 and older to get in.  Admission is available in advance.

Sunday, April 21

House of Jack at RokBar
1905 Collins Ave., Miami Beach

Close out the weekend with a different kind of party at RokBar. Get in to the “underground” scene with DJs Richy & Ohashi  of MInimax along with resident Rharoo and dance the night away for the grand opening of House of Jack Sundays.  Admission is free until 1 a.m. on Minimax’s list.