Things to do in Miami this weekend - Aug. 30-Sept. 1
Here are some ideas about what you could be doing this weekend.
Friday, Aug. 30
OPEN THE DOORS
ROBBY KRIEGER’S JAM KITCHEN
Guitarist for The Doors who wrote the classic songs “Love Me Two Times,” “Touch Me,” “Love Her Madly” and “Light My Fire” performs standards from the legendary group’s repertoire, plus covers from the ‘60s and ‘70s.
Details: 7:30 p.m. at the Culture Room, 3045 N. Federal Hwy., Fort Lauderdale; 954-564-1074 or www.cultureroom.net; $20.
MOONSHINE JUNGLE WORLD TOUR
Before he hit it big solo, the singer also known as Peter Gene Hernandez lent his golden voice to the hits “Nothin’ On You” by B.o.B. and “Billionaire” by Travie McCoy. Then, he blossomed on his own with the hits “Just the Way You Are,” “Grenade,” “The Lazy Song,” “Locked Out of Heaven” and the tender ballad “When I Was Your Man.”
Details: 8 p.m. at the AmericanAirlines Arena, 601 Biscayne Blvd., Miami; Ticketmaster; $37-$122.
Even if you don’t know his name, you know his voice: Gottfried provided the irritating shriek of the Aflac duck for more than a decade, and also Iago the parrot in the 1992 Disney film “Aladdin.” And, oh yeah, he’s pretty good at stand-up.
Details: 8 and 10:30 p.m. Friday, 7 and 9:45 p.m. Saturday, and 7 p.m. Sunday; at the Palm Beach Improv, 550 S. Rosemary Ave., Ste. 250, West Palm Beach; 561-833 1812 or www.palmbeachimprov.com; $22.
FEEL THE BEAT
L.A. DJ and producer known for his dubstep, trap and “moombahton” and “moombahcore” sound steps behind the decks with special guests Noisia and Heroes + Villains.
Details: 8 p.m. at Revolution Live, 200 W. Broward Blvd., Fort Lauderdale; Ticketmaster; $22.
IN THE HOUSE
Grammy-winning French house-music DJ and producer who hit it big with the hit “When Love Takes Over” (with Kelly Rowland) and the Black Eyed Peas’ hit “I Gotta Feeling” takes the party to another level.
Details: 11 p.m. at Story Miami, 136 Collins Ave., Miami Beach; www.wantickets.com; $75-$175.
Saturday, Aug. 31
SUMMER FEST 2013
WE THE KINGS
Power-pop band from Bradenton known for the singles “Check Yes Juliet,” “We’ll Be a Dream (feat. Demi Lovato)” and “Say You Like Me,” headlines a modern-rock lineup also featuring Denver emo-electronica duo Breathe Carolina, California rapper T. Mills, synth-pop act The Ready Set, and YouTube pop parodist Dave Days.
Details: 6 p.m. at Revolution Live, 200 W. Broward Blvd., Fort Lauderdale; Ticketmaster; $19.
TEN TIMES CRAZIER TOUR
Country star takes a break from being a highly entertaining judge on the hit reality singing series “The Voice” to perform hits including “Honey Bee,” “Austin,” “Home,” “She Wouldn’t Be Gone,” “God Gave Me You” and the new “Boys ‘Round Here” and “Sure Be Cool If You Did.” Easton Corbin and Jana Cramer open.
Details: 7:30 p.m. at Cruzan Amphitheatre, 601 Sansbury’s Way, West Palm Beach; LiveNation.com; $29.25-$59.
Take a break from the slots to catch the rocker who gave us the hits “Take Me Home Tonight,” “Shakin’,” “Baby Hold On” and “Two Tickets to Paradise.”
Details: 8 p.m. at the Seminole Coconut Creek Casino, 5555 NW 40th St., Coconut Creek; Ticketmaster; $20-$40.
Hawaiian-bred, California-based “sunshine reggae” band performs in support of its third album, with Through the Roots, Fortunate Youth and Micah Brown opening.
Details: 8 p.m. at the Culture Room, 3045 N. Federal Hwy., Fort Lauderdale; 954-564-1074 or www.cultureroom.net; $16.
EVERYBODY WANG CHUNG TONIGHT
British new wave band hit it big in the ‘80s with “Dance Hall Days,” “Let’s Go!” and “Everybody Have Fun Tonight.”
Details: 8:30 p.m. at the Magic City Casino, 450 NW 37th Ave., Miami; 305-460-6579 or www.magiccitycasino.com; free.
GRAND OPENING CONCERT
Grammy-winning Cuban salsa king helps christen Hialeah’s new casino.
Details: 9 p.m. at the Hialeah Park Casino, 100 E. 32nd St., Hialeah; 305-885-8000 or www.hialeahparkcasino.com; free.
Sunday, Sept. 1
BLEAULIVE CONCERT SERIES
ROBIN THICKE AND PHARRELL WILLIAMS
Dynamic pop-soul duo that gave us the infectious hit “Blurred Lines” takes the stage.
Details: 6 p.m. at the Fontainebleau Miami Beach, 4441 Collins Ave.; www.fontainebleau.com; check website for VIP hotel and ticket packages.
LABOR DAY POOL PARTY
Miami tribal and Latin house superstar brings the groove along with Patrick M, ALX and Donnie Lowe.
Details: Noon-9 p.m. Monday at the SLS Hotel South Beach, 1701 Collins Ave., Miami Beach; www.wantickets.com; $25-$35.
FREE FOR ALL
WEEKLY FILM SERIES
The Miami Jazz and Film Society celebrates its new venue with two films about outsiders: 1984’s “The Brother From Another Planet” and 1985’s “Powder,” about a young albino boy with unique powers. Reception with snacks and beverages at 5 p.m., films begin at 6:15.
Details: 5 p.m. Tuesday at Avenue D, 8 S. Miami Ave., Miami; www.miamijazzsociety.com.
Lead singer of The Supremes performs Motown classics and solo hits including “Someday We’ll Be Together,” “Where Did Our Love Go,” “Ain’t No Mountain High Enough,” “Touch Me in the Morning.” “Love Hangover,” “I’m Coming Out,” “Upside Down,” “Why Do Fools Fall In Love” and “(Theme From Mahogany) Do You Know Where You’re Going To.”
Details: 8 p.m. Wednesday at the Hard Rock Live Arena at Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino, 1 Seminole Way, near Hollywood; Ticketmaster; $45-$100.
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