February came and went and now to burn off some of the South Beach Food & Wine Festival calories by tearing up the dance floor with some fabulous DJs and artists. Get down with NYC’s DJ Prostyle, jam out with Travie McCoy or get up close and personal with the sexy Miss Nine- there’s a little something for everyone. Get up, get out, and dance! Here’s my Party Patrol!
Ladies Night at SHOTS Miami
311 NW 23rd St., Wynwood
Kick off the week at the newest hotspot in Wynwood, Shots Miami. Shots Miami is an interactive shot bar filled with props, fun entertainment, and best of all, a crew of mixologists serving up the tastiest shots around. This week head over to Shots for Ladies Night on Wednesday where ladies drink free all night. To keep you dancing through the night Mr. Jared Esdale will be on the decks dropping down some great house beats. Doors open at 7 p.m., there’s no cover, no dress code, and free parking.
Arkadia presents DJ Prostyle
4441 Collins Ave., Miami Beach
In keeping with the theme of “Ladies Night” make your way to Arkadia lounge and get down to sounds by special guest DJ Prostyle from NYC’s Power 105. He’ll be rocking the decks alongside DJ Stevie J and DJ Fly Guy until 5 a.m. Ladies are in free until 1 a.m. and guys receive a reduced admission of $20. Doors open at 11 p.m., dress to impress, and you must be 21+ to get in.
WALL Presents CC Sheffield
2201 Collins Ave., Miami Beach
Start the weekend off at the posh upscale lounge WALL at the W Hotel with sounds by special guest CC Sheffield with an opening set by Blaze Carrerds and closing set by Diego Harispe. Dance alongside some of Miami’s finest in one of the more exclusive hotspots on the beach. Doors open at 11 p.m., dress code is strictly enforced and table reservations are highly suggested.
One night at Wall not enough? Make sure to come back on Saturday for special guest Dberrie with an opening set by Chicco Secci and prepare for an amazing night of house and electro.
LIV presents Travie McCoy
4441 Collins Ave., Miami Beach
Down the street at LIV party it up with Gym Class Hero’s front man Travie McCoy as he performs live along with Bat Squad featuring Ax and Tim William. DJ Kayper will be on the decks to keep you dancing until the morning hours. LIV will be rocking hard with Miami’s finest- this is one party you don’t want to miss.
Doors open at 11 p.m., dress code is strictly enforced, and you must be 21+ to get in. Other events at LIV include special guest DJ M.O.S on Wednesday for Dirty Hairy, Hardrock Sofa on Thursday, and a Night in St. Tropez with Jack E and Mednas on Saturday.
Bamboo presents Miss Nine
550 Washington Ave., Miami Beach
Classic Saturdays at Bamboo presents the sexy DJ Miss Nine rocking the decks with the best in house until the morning hours. Bamboo continues to bring stellar artists to throw it down on the turntables keeping some of Miami’s finest rocking all night long.
Doors open at 11 p.m., dress code is strictly enforced, admission is $20 for the ladies $30 for the guys. Also at Bamboo this week- Manufactured Superstars on Friday.
Caribbean Breeze Sundays
170 NE 38th St., Wynwood
Close out the weekend at the Stage Miami with Miami’s Reggae Don Sha for another installment of Caribbean Breeze Sundays starting at 10 p.m. Enjoy $4 Red Stripe and $5 Rum & Cokes while chilling out with DJ Greg or Run Away Café along with the Lalibela Band. Doors open at 10pm. and you must be 21+ to get in.
Also at The Stage this week- Afrobeta and the Stokeswood on Saturday.
Travie McCoy. Photo: Jeff Christensen/AP