And you thought you could take it easy for a bit? Think again! We have some great talent lined up for the week to keep you on your toes and celebrating life the way we know best - on the dance floor. Special guests from all over are headin to the hottest clubs, so make sure to drink your vitamins. It’s going to be a fabulous week in Miami!
Bardot presents CRUSH
3456 North Miami Ave., Miami
Bardot Miami introduces their newest party for 2013. Tuesday nights don’t stay home, get yourself over to the Bardot and dance the night away with DJ DZA from Peachfuzz and Derek Walin. Whether you want to rave it out or drop it like it’s hot, Bardot will be rocking with the best in open format from house to hip hop and disco funk. While you dance make sure to catch the hit movie 'Crush.' Doors open at 10 p.m. with no cover. You must be 21 to get in and dress code is trendy chic.
Hoxton Miami Grand Opening
1111 SW First Ave., Miami
The Hoxton Urban Beach House welcomes you all to attend the Grand Opening event to introduce the newest addition to the Brickell nightlife scene. There will be a live performance by Cat Shell and complimentary Moët Ice throughout the evening. It all starts at 8pm. To attend make sure to RSVP to THEHOXTON@taraink.com or call 305-864-3434 ext. 300
Alba Seaside Italian
17315 Collins Ave., Miami
Chef Ralph Pagano is having his Grand Opening event Thursday to introduce South Florida to Alba Seaside Italian. The poolside party will feature a first look at the space while guests enjoy Ralph’s signature cocktails and bites firsthand. To keep the party going there will be a special guest DJ along with electric hula-hoop performances, fire dancers and more. The event is private, but a few lucky guests will win passes to the soiree by following Alba Seaside on Facebook at www.facebook.com/AlbaSeaside. It all starts at 7pm.
Heat vs. Lakers viewing party at Hyde
601 Biscayne Boulevard, Miami
Where will you be for tip-off this Thursday? Head over to Hyde at the American Airlines arena and get up close and personal for a special Heat vs. Lakers viewing party starting at 10 p.m. Watch the game at the home of the Heat, while enjoying great food and cocktails throughout the evening. After the game, keep the night going with the ultimate post-game party to keep you dancing through the night. For reservations, call 855-777-HYDE.
Grand Opening of Rec Room at the Gale
1690 Collins Ave., Miami
Rec Room, LDV Hospitality’s latest edition to its emerging nightlife division will officially open its doors on Thursday, January 17th, 2013. The subterranean lounge will formally debut its Thursday evening BeachKred party along with a celebration of LDV Managing Partner Joshua Wagner’s birthday. Bringing an exclusive underground vibe, the evening’s entertainment will include special guest DJ Maseo of De La Soul. Following the weekend’s kickoff event, each evening will include renowned DJ’s going back to basics with selections from Rec Room’s expansive vinyl library. DJ Nicole Leone is the featured performer for Friday evening and resident DJ Mateo will perform during the Saturday soiree. Sunday afternoon will kick off the first of many BBQ brunches on the rooftop of the Gale.
For more information or to RSVP contact Recroomrsvp@ldvhospitality.com
Story Miami presents Wolfgang Gartner
136 Collins Ave., Miami Beach
Start the weekend right at Story Nightclub with special guest Wolfgang Gartner dropping electro house beats to keep you dancing until 5 a.m. Dance to chart topping hits such as “Evil Lurks,” “Flexx,” “Channel 42” and more. Doors open at 11 p.m., you must be 21 to get in and dress code is strictly enforced. Also at Story this weekend is special guest Dubfire. For tickets go to story.wantickets.com.
Cosmic Gate headlines Mansion
1235 Washington Ave., Miami Beach
Keep the party going with German DJ/Producer duo team Cosmic Gate as they take over the decks at Mansion alongside resident Laurent Simeca. Command the dance floor while moving to “Over the Rainbow,” “Flying Blind,” and “Calm Down” to name just a few. Doors open at 11 p.m., dress code is trendy chic. Advance tickets available at Wantickets.com.
Prestige Sundays at Bamboo
550 Washington Ave., Miami Beach
Finally, close it out with a little change in beat with a night at Bamboo for an all new edition of Prestige Sundays with a special live performance by Tyga hosted by Mack Maine and music by DJs Epps, Griot, and E-Feezy. This is not your average party, this is for the grown and sexy, so keep it classy while you dance to the best in hip hop, R&B and more. Doors open at 11 p.m.
Mansion nightclub (1235 Washington Ave., Miami Beach). Photo: Tomas Loewy