Where to party in Miami this week – Aug. 29-Sept. 2

The summer has come and gone. It’s time to say farewell the right way – non-stop action from morning until nightfall the entire weekend! Stock up on energy drinks and prepare for the ultimate party weekend.So many DJs, plenty of parties, and not enough time!  Its Labor Day weekend and I’ve got you covered with events to keep you on the dance floor and on the sand shuffling your way through Monday. Here’s my Labor Day Edition Party Patrol!

Thursday, Aug. 29

LIV presents Calvin Harris
4441 Collins Ave., Miami Beach

Start the weekend with a bang at LIV with international superstar Calvin Harris rocking the decks dropping chart-topping favorites like “Sweet Nothing,” “Bounce” and many more. Tickets are $75 for the ladies in advance and $125 for the guys.

Also at LIV this week- Wednesday Dirty Hairy presents DJ MOS alongside Ruen and Mike Deuce, Friday catch DJ Vice on the decks, followed by special guest DJ Rehab on Saturday. Tickets are going fast for these events. 

Friday, Aug. 30

Chase & Status take over Mansion
1235 Washington Ave., Miami Beach


Switch up the beat and dance the night away with British electronic music production duo Chase & Status. They’ll be dropping drum & bass, dub-step and house all night long.  For a taste of what you will hear check out one of my favorite tracks “Lost and Not Found.”

Tickets are only $25 in advance and $30 for special open bar access. Doors open at 11 p.m. For a weekend full of fun at Mansion come back on Saturday for special guest Mark Knight followed by Knife Party on Sunday. For tickets click here.

David Guetta tells a Story
136 Collins Ave., Miami Beach

Down the street get ready for a night of high energy electro house beats with special guest David Guetta alongside Dave Sol.  Get lost in all the pretty lights while dancing to hits like “Right Now,” “Ain’t A Party” and “Rock the Disco” to name just few. Doors open at 11 p.m. Tickets are pretty pricey, get them before they run out.

Also at Story this weekend- Thursday kick off the weekend with DJ Stevie J dropping a mix of hip-hop and R&B hits, then switch up the beat with CASSY  for a night of tech house on Saturday followed by special guest Martin Solveig on Sunday.

Club Space Labor Day Weekend
34 NE 11th St., Miami

You can’t close out the summer without a night in Space.  One venue, 3 different rooms, and a handful of kick ass DJs to keep you on your toes, living it up in to the afternoon on Monday. Kick off the festivities on Friday for One Night in Space with a line-up of progressive and electro house DJs thqat will make your heart bounce including Showtek, Dynamik Dave, Felix House and Max Kartel, Luccio, Jason Vernau, and many more. This special night is 18 and over and dress code is strictly enforced.

The party continues Saturday on the Terrace with Laidback Luke, and  in the basement get wild with DJ Craze. Then close out the festivities on Sunday with special guests Aly & Fila vs. John O’Callaghan in the main room and Otto Knows and David Tort on the Terrace through Monday afternoon. 

Oh it’s going to be insane weekend at Space for tickets to any of these click here.

Saturday, Aug. 31

NY <3’s FDR
1685 Collins Ave., Miami Beach

Club king Mr. Mauricio is taking over Delano’s posh underground lounge with eclectic mixes of hip-hop, R&B, house and funk to keep you dancing until 5 a.m. Doors open at 11 p.m.  For table reservations please call 305-924-4071 or email FDRVIP@LIGHTMIA.COM.

Also at the Delano this weekend, special guest Kate Elsworth will be on the decks Sunday for a special edition of Privileged Sundays with a mix of sexy cool house, then when the sun goes down keep the party going with LINK and Miami Rebels’ special Hawaiian Lau.

Bamboo presents EC Twins
550 Washington Ave., Miami Beach

From packing clubs in Scotland to rocking the decks at some of the best club in the world, this DJ/production duo continue to make crowds go wild with their stellar mixing skills of some of the best in electro, trance and progressive house beats.  This weekend they’re taking over Bamboo along with Axel Beca and Hugo M to bring you a show you don’t want to miss including hits “Hot Summer Nights” and “ I Want to Believe.”   Tickets are only $20 for the ladies and $30 for the men.

Also at Bamboo this weekend – Hip-Hop Superstars  Treach & Kaygee from Naughty By Nature alongside DJ Kool is kicking off the weekend on Friday and Sunday close out with French Montana for Prestige Sundays.

Sunday, Sept. 1

4 Play Pool Party at the Shore Club
1901 Collins Ave, Miami Beach

Sundays were made for fun in the sun! Continue the Labor Day weekend festivities at the Shore Club for 4Play.  Dance to a mix of house and open format by local favorites Andres Fresko, DJ Obscene, Damaged Goods, Andrei K F3R, Kevin Osorio and headlining will be up and coming house producer/DJ Henry Fong.  Doors open at noon; tickets online are $10 for the ladies $20 for the guys. Doors open from 11am until 8pm and you must be 21+ to get in.

Sunday BBQ at the Mondrian

1100 West Ave, Miami Beach

For something a more low-key, head to Mondrian South Beach to indulge in a Labor Day BBQ on the bay. Work on your tan by the pool or reserve a lush green, shaded cabana to enjoy fresh-off-the-grill specials. The pool at Mondrian South Beach is open to the public with a $50 food and beverage minimum per person.

Moguai at WALL
2201 Collins Ave, Miami Beach

When the sun goes down, head to the exclusive WALL Lounge at the W for a night with German electro and progressive house DJ Moguai.  Dance to sick beats with bass kicking tracks like “When I Rock” and “Champs.”  Doors open at 11:30 p.m., dress code is strictly enforced and table reservations are strongly suggested. For tickets click here and for a preview of what you’ll hear click here.

Also at Wall this weekend- Kick off the weekend at Lush Thursdays with Sub Zaro followed by DJ Reach on Friday and special guest Fergie on Saturday.

Davit Tort at SET
320 Lincoln Road, Miami Beach

He’s making his way all through our city this weekend and if you missed him at Space here’s your chance.  Spend you Sunday night with David Tort alongside Louis Dee at SET nightclub spinning progressive house tracks like “Human,” “Universe” and many more. For table reservations rsvp@setmiami.com

Also for some poolside action with David Tort head over to SLS for J’Adore Sundays starting at noon alongside Justin Sheppard and L’Adour

Monday, Sept. 2

*Bonus Pick*
Sublime at WET at the W

401 North Fort Lauderdale Beach Blvd, Fort Lauderdale

Sublime pool party continues through the end of summer with an epic Labor Day party on at W Fort Lauderdale’s WET pool deck. Hurry to book one of the few remaining cabanas to receive a complementary bottle of Whispering Angel Rose wine and indulge in lavish cocktail specials from noon till sunset. Enjoy an intimate setting oceanfront while DJ Xpress dominates the WET pool deck at one of Fort Lauderdale’s trendiest destinations. For reservations call 954-414-8200.

Labor Day Pool Party Fiesta with Oscar G
1701 Collins Ave., Miami Beach

Hyde Beach presents their annual Labor Day Pool Party Fiesta featuring one of Miami’s own DJ Oscar G along with Patrick M, Alx, and Donnie Lowe. What a perfect way to end your summer than dancing poolside alongside some of Miami’s finest.  Doors open at noon, for reservations call 305-674-1701 or email hyde.southbeach@sbe.com. Tickets are available in advance- $25 for the ladies $35 for the guys. 

Electric Beach at Nikki Beach

1 Ocean Drive, Miami Beach

Close out your Labor Day festivities at Nikki Beach’s Electric Beach Summer Bash. Sun, sand, hot bodies and a great line-up of DJs will keep you going all day and night. Working the decks you’ll find DJs Harry Choo Choo Romero, Cocodrills, Paul E, YSL, Junior Sanchez, Armand Pena, Jus Ske and more. It all starts at noon and the music keeps going until 3.a.m.  For more information and tickets go to www.ElektricBeachFestival.com.  Say so long to summer the right way – on the sand!