Things to do in Miami this weekend - June 20 - 22

 

Here are ideas for what you could be doing this weekend in Miami - with tips for next week!

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By Michael Hamersly | mikehamersly@gmail.com

Friday


EAGLES TRIBUTE BAND
THE LONG RUN

Get a peaceful, easy feeling from watching this free concert featuring the best of The Eagles, including “Tequila Sunrise,” “Take It Easy,” “The Best of My Love,” “Already Gone,” “Lyin’ Eyes,” “Life In the Fast Lane” and “Hotel California.”
Details: 7:30 p.m. at Mizner Park Amphitheatre, 590 Plaza Real, Boca Raton; myboca.us; free.

LOL!
JIM BREUER

Star of the stoner comedy “Half-Baked” (alongside Dave Chappelle) and ex-“Saturday Night Live” cast member best known for his Goat Boy character does stand-up.
Details: 8 p.m. at Magic City Casino, Stage 305, 450 NW 37th Ave., Miami; 305-460-6579 or magiccitycasino.com; $40, VIP table for four $300 (includes bottle of champagne).

CLASSIC ALBUMS LIVE
THE BEATLES’ ABBEY ROAD

Enjoy a live re-creation of one of the greatest albums of all time, performed note for note, including the hits “Come Together,” “Something,” “Oh Darling” and “Here Comes the Sun.”
Details: 8 p.m. at Parker Playhouse, 707 NE Eighth St., Fort Lauderdale; parkerplayhouse.com; $19-$49, VIP $69.

KEEP IT ON THE D.L.
D.L. HUGHLEY

One of the Original Kings of Comedy steps up to the mic in support of his hilarious book “I Want You to Shut the F--- Up.”
Details: 8 and 10:30 p.m. Friday, 7 and 9:45 p.m. Saturday, and 7 p.m. Sunday; at the Fort Lauderdale Improv, 5700 Seminole Way; improvftl.com; $30.

IRIE WEEKEND
NICK CANNON

The Miami Heat’s official DJ gets the party started with Nick Cannon, rapper and spouse of Mariah Carey, spinning a DJ set of party music (with a couple of tracks from his new album “White People Party Music” probably thrown in the mix).
Details: 11 p.m. at LIV Nightclub, 4441 Collins Ave., Miami Beach; wantickets.com; $40-$60.


free for all


BIG NIGHT IN LITTLE HAITI
6-10 P.M. FRIDAY:
Celebrate Fete de la Musique, which welcomes the summer solstice, with Haitian kompa band Gabel; Little Haiti Cultural Center, 212 NE 59th Terr., Miami; 305-960-2969 or bignightlittlehaiti.com.

 

Saturday


MARLINS SATURDAY SPECTACULAR
BOYZ II MEN

After the Fish take out the New York Mets, stick around for a concert by Philly soul crooners Boyz II Men (“I’ll Make Love to You,” “End of the Road”).
Details: Game time is 4:10 p.m.; Marlins Park West Plaza, 501 Marlins Way, Miami; marlins.com/entertainment; tickets start at $15.

COME SAIL AWAY
DENNIS DEYOUNG: THE MUSIC OF STYX

Front man for progressive rock-pop band Styx performs a dozen hits including “Lady,” “Babe,” “Come Sail Away,” “The Grand Illusion,” “Madame Blue,” “The Best of Times” and “Mr. Roboto.”
Details: 9 p.m. at Casino Miami Jai Alai, 3500 NW 37th Ave., Miami; 305-633-6400 or casinomiamijaialai.com; two general admission tickets free, $30 premium tickets (rows 5-14), $75 VIP (rows 1-3, free drink and meet & greet).

GETTIN’ SWEATY
THE BABOONS

Help celebrate both the summer solstice and the birthday of founding Baboons drummer Mano P, as the booty-shaking tribal funk pioneers perform new tracks and old faves in Tobacco Road’s new upstairs cabaret.
Details: 10 p.m. at Tobacco Road, 626 S. Miami Ave., Miami; tobacco-road.com; $10.

IN THE HOUSE
PAUL VAN DYK

Superstar German DJ/producer who has been at the forefront of crafting beautifully melodic electronic dance music for the past two decades gets deep with an extended set.
Details: 11 p.m. at Mansion, 1235 Washington Ave., Miami Beach; wantickets.com; $30.

 

Sunday


SEASON FINALE
MAINLY MOZART FESTIVAL

Pianist and the festival’s artistic director Marina Radiushina is joined by Israeli cellist Amit Peled and Canadian violinist Yi-Jia Susanne Hou for a program of chamber music masterpieces with choreography by Miami City Ballet dancers.
Details: 4 p.m. at the Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts, Knight Concert Hall, 1300 Biscayne Blvd., Miami; 305-949-6722 or arshtcenter.org; $20.

 

Next Week


GET JAZZED
NESTOR TORRES

Grammy-winning flute maestro equally comfortable with the jazz, classical and Latin genres has worked with superstars including Ricky Martin, Herbie Hancock, Dave Matthews, Gloria Estefan, Tito Puente and many more.
Details: 7 and 9 p.m. Tuesday at Jazziz Nightlife, 201 Plaza Real, Boca Raton; 561-300-0730 or jazziznightlife.com; $45-$55, $75 VIP.

ON THE RUN TOUR
BEYONCE AND JAY Z

Hip-hop’s King and Queen team up for hits including “Big Pimpin’,” “I Just Wanna Love U (Give It 2 Me),” “Empire State of Mind,” “Baby Boy,” “Irreplaceable,” “Single Ladies (Put a Ring On It),” “Crazy In Love,” “’03 Bonnie & Clyde” and “Drunk In Love,”
Details: 8 p.m. Wednesday at Sun Life Stadium, 347 Don Shula Dr., Miami Gardens; Ticketmaster; $39.50-$275.

HITTING THE ROAD
‘THE VOICE’

NBC’s hit reality singing competition brings the top 3 contestants from Season 6, including winner Josh Kaufman, plus runners-up Jake Worthington and Christina Grimmie. Also performing will be Season 5 winner Tessanne Chin and Season 1 runner-up Dia Frampton.
Details: 7:30 p.m. Thursday at the Broward Center for the Performing Arts, 201 SW 5th Ave., Fort Lauderdale; browardcenter.org; $35-$65, $149.50 VIP.

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