Let the games begin - March Madness has begun! The road to Ultra Music Fest and Miami Music Week continues with only two weeks before the entire city transforms in to a great big dance floor. Keep your excitement at bay while partying it up at some of these great events going on all over South Florida. The music continues, here’s my Party Patrol!
Dirty Hairy presents Naughty By Nature
4441 Collins Ave., Miami Beach
Head to LIV for an another installment of Dairy Hairy with special guests Naughty By Nature performing live alongside resident DJs Ruen and Jessica Who. Get your hands in the air if you down with “O.P.P” and dance the night away to a mix of electro, house, hip-hop, and more. Doors open at 11 p.m., dress code is strictly enforced and you must be 21 and older to get in.
Other events at LIV this week- Thursday get in the mix with Michael Woods, Friday let loose with DJ Vice, and Saturday rock out with Tim Mason, Jason Perez, and Mednas. Tickets here.
Real Girls Don’t Cook Dinner at the Hoxton
1111 SW First Ave., Miami
Who has time to make dinner? Thursday head over to the Hoxton for Real Girls Don’t Cook Dinner Party with Gunpowder and Treason. Same great party just with a little added spice now at the sexy urban beach house in Brickell. Ladies enjoy free champagne from 8-10 p.m. or come in early for Happy Hour from 5-8 p.m. Enjoy live music on stage from 9-11p before DJs Damaged Goods and Mark M take over on the turntables. For more information go to www.realgirlsdontcook.com.
Miami Beach Film Festival After Party
1 Ocean Drive, Miami Beach
This week Nikki Beach Miami and the Miami International Film Festival are teaming up and invite guests to attend the Official After Party of the World Premiere Screening of Eenie Meenie Miney Moe. This event is RSVP only and you must email RSVP.Miamibeach@Nikkibeach.com to attend.
Notes From the Underground at FDR
1685 Collins Ave., Miami Beach
It’s the weekend! Time to get lost in music- head over to FDR for Notes From the Underground. A night of NuDisco, underground, deep and techno house music that will keep you dancing until the sun comes up by DJ Proper House. Table reservations are strongly suggested. Doors open at 11 p.m.
Little Lighthouse 4th Annual Hearts & Stars Gala
Bill Dean’s Terra Veritatis, Miami Beach
Party for a cause at the 4th Annual Hearts & Stars Gala this Saturday, from 8 p.m. to 1 a.m. in honor of the Little Lighthouse Foundation hosted by Miami’s own Buster Cox with music by Ron Seikaly. This year’s Gala will be held at Terra Veritatis, the recently completed waterfront compound of Bill Dean, which will be transformed into the famously lavish Casino de Monte-Carlo. Tickets for the Hearts & Stars Gala 2013 can be purchased at www.HeartsandStarsGala.com. For VIP tables, please contact Reed Nicol at Reed@thelittlelighthouse.org
Reboot + Stacey Pullen at Story
136 Collins Ave., Miami Beach
Get in the mix with upbeat tech and deep house with special guests Reboot + Stacey Pullen this weekend at Story brought to you by LINK and Miami Rebels. Dance to tracks like “Enjoy Music,” “Circus Act” and more. Doors open at 11 p.m., dress to impress, and you must be 21 and older to get in.
Also at Story this week don’t miss Miami’s own Erick Morillo as he takes control of the decks on Friday, March 8th. Tickets available here.
it’s a Shore Thing
1901 Collins Ave., Miami Beach
Spring is just around the corner and in Miami that only means one thing- POOL PARTY SEASON! This weekend make your way to the Shore Club for the return of the Its’s A Shore Thing Sunday Pool Parties with music by DJ Irie, DJ Mateo Difontaine and DJ Gunars spinning beats till the sun goes down, poolside. Come early for brunch and stay in the mix while keeping cool with Grey Goose and Moët and Moët Ice specials all day long. It all starts from 11 a.m. and continues until the sun goes down. For brunch reservations, call 305-695-3226
The Fontainebleau threw a party for the opening of nightclub Liv. Photo: Tomas Loewy.