Miami Soul – your ultimate source for places to go, people to see, and things to do in the black social scene. Check out this week’s weekend guide from Miami Soul. For a list of weekly reoccurring events, check out miami.com/miami-soul.
Miami Under 40 Networking Mixer
Thursday, July 30, 6PM – 10PM – American Social, 690 SW 1st Ct, Miami
The monthly young professionals event features an evening of networking and cocktails hosted by Roxy Romeo of iHeart radio. Admission is $10 and includes one free drink and proceeds benefitting Feeding South Florida.
School Daze Throwback Jam
Thursday, July 30, 10PM – Broward County Convention Center, 1950 Eisenhower Blvd
The National Urban League Young Professionals presents a throwback jam with young professionals representing various HBCUs and other colleges and music by E.Z. Mo Breezy of Grits & Biscuits. Tickets available at eventbrite.com/e/national-urban-league-conference-party-package-for-non-conference-registrants-tickets-17365778511
Miami-Dade Chamber of Commerce: 24th Annual Dorothy Baker Golf Classic
Friday, July 31, Tournament: 8AM – Country Club of Miami Golf Course, 6801 Miami Gardens Drive, Miami
Get your golf game ready for the annual golf tournament featuring business and community leaders. The golf classic includes breakfast at 7am and a lunch networking session. Foursomes: $1000; individual players: $250; and golf clinic participants: $75 and includes lessons, equipment, and lunch. Register online at m-dcc.org/events/24th-annual-dorothy-baker-golf-classic.
Flow Fridays featuring Kindred The Family Soul
Friday, July 31, 8PM – 1AM – Piano Bar at Hard Rock, 5805 Seminole Way, Hollywood
On the B Side presents a special Flow Fridays live music experience featuring the sultry Kindred The Family Soul performing live. Limited tickets on sale.
Urban League LIVE: Flashback Friday hosted by MC Lyte
Friday, July 31, 7PM – 11PM – Broward County Convention Center, 1950 Eisenhower Blvd
MC Lyte will host a Salute to Soul Train featuring a red carpet, digital photo lounges and interactive fun, get ready to participate in the ultimate soul train line and dance to the hits from the 70s, 80s, and 90s.
Omega Comedy Night Owt
Friday, July 31, 8PM – 10PM – Improv Comedy Club @ Hard Rock, 5700 Seminole Way, Hollywood
The gentlemen of the Zeta Chi Chapter of Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc presents a night of laughter, dinner, and music, Advance tickets $20 and two drink minimum. Also enjoy a pre and post set at Wet Willies (not included in admission) and afterparty at the Bongo Roof Top Lounge and Passion Night Club. Purchase tickets at eventbrite.com/e/omega-comedy-night-owt-omega-psi-phi-fraternity-zeta-chi-chapter-fort-lauderdale-florida-tickets-17405239540?
70th Anniversary Party Celebration of Historic Virginia key Beach Park
Saturday, August 1, 11AM – 7PM – Historic Virginia key Beach Park, 4020 Virginia Beach Dr, Miami
The rich history of Historic Virginia Key Beach Park, which was formerly known as the “colored only beach,” is celebrated with a beachside party featuring live performances by local favorite Marvel Epps, latin jazz by Tito Puente, Jr, and classic R&B by Jimmy Bo Horne and hosted by Jawan Strader and Comedian Rayzor. The celebration will also feature a Junkanoo band and a classic car show. Free event, but VIP packages are available. Vehicle entry is $8 cash only. For more info: virginiakeybeachpark.net.
6th Annual African Diaspora Dance & Drum Festival of Florida
Saturday, August 1, 9AM – 11:30PM – Little Haiti Cultural Center, 212 NE 59th Terr, Miami
Community Family Beach Day, Sunday, August 2, 12PM – 6PM – Hollywood North Beach Park
Delou Africa hosts a high-spirited family friendly multi-cultural arts and educational event featuring a diversity of experiences including: African and Caribbean dance, drum and music workshops, a “Better Living” symposium, artisan marketplace, Children’s Village Zone that includes a health fair, book and school supply give-away, and a grand performance concert extravaganza Saturday evening featuring renowned international guest and local artists along with Delou Africa Dance Ensemble.
YPN Broward Day Party
Saturday, August 1, 2PM – 5PM – McSorley’s Beach Pub, 837 N Ft Lauderdale Beach Blvd
The Urban League of Broward County’s Young Professionals Network (YPN) close out the conference’s Young Professionals Summit with a day party overlooking Fort Lauderdale Beach and complimentary appetizers while they last. Admission free for conference registrants with RSVP and $20 for non-conference registrants. Tickets available at eventbrite.com/e/national-urban-league-conference-party-package-for-non-conference-registrants-tickets-17365778511
Sunday, August 2, 7PM – 10:45Pm – Piano Bar at Hard Rock, 5805 Seminole Way, Hollywood
Wind down the weekend with an evening of spoken word poetry and R&B, neo-soul, and old school music. Admission $10 all night.