Miami Soul weekend guide: Tis the season for holiday parties

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Executive Social Christmas Party
Friday, December 19, 8PM – 12AM – El’Eat Restaurant & Lounge, 3207 NE 163rd St, North Miami Beach

Executive Social Miami, Legacy Magazine, and 100 Black Men of South Florida hosts an evening of holiday fun, networking, and dining with South Florida’s affluencers and influencers. Guests are kindly asked to bring an unwrapped toy or a $10 donation for their holiday toy drive on behalf of Center for Child & Family Enrichment and Chilsom Youth Development.

Kappa Alpha Psi Jingle & Mingle Christmas Party
Friday, December 19, 6PM – International Fishing Hall of Fame, 300 Gulfstream Way, Dania Beach
The Fort Lauderdale Alumni Chapter of Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc toasts to the holidays with a holiday party with live music by the Visions Reggae Band. Proceeds to benefit the chapter’s Guide Right scholarship and mentor programs for middle and high school students. Early bird tickets: $25; after December 12: $35. Cash bar & light food. Attire is holiday chic. Tickets available at:

Prizm Art Fair Holiday Happy Hour
Friday, December 19, 6PM – 8PM
Miami Center for Architecture & Design, 100 NE 1st ave, Miami
Art Basel has come and gone but the black art exhibit, Prizm, is closing out its exhibit with a holiday happy hour. General admission $10, donations are accepted. Wine served by Arctic Wines.

Holiday Happy Hour
Friday, December 19, 5:30PM – 7:30PM – Brio Tuscan Grille @ The Shops at Pembroke Gardens, 14576 SW 5th St, Pembroke Pines

The National Sales Network South Florida Chapter and the National MBA Association – South Florida Chapter co-host a holiday mix & mingle. Toys and donations will be collected to benefit the Academic Solutions Academy Charter High School for scholarships, uniforms, and student activities and and The My Style Wins charity. Happy hour specials from 3:30-6:30pm.

All-Star Christmas Soiree
Friday, December 19, 6PM – 11PM – Kroma Art Gallery, 3670 Grand Ave, Coconut Grove

Wesley Frater presents his annual Christmas party to benefit the annual Miami Dade All Star Game and Tournament of Champions non-profit organization. The evening features smooth jazz, art and culture, and networking. Admission is free and toy donation is recommended.

Betty Wright live at Flow Fridays
Friday, December 19, 8PM – 12AM – Piano Hollywood at Hard Rock, 5805 Seminole Way, Hollywood

South Florida’s original soul diva and Grammy-award winning singer/songwriter, Betty Wright, performs at the weekly On the B Side live music and poetry dinner party. Tickets $15 at

SocialXchange Ugly Sweater Party
Friday, December 19, 6:30PM – until – TSL Lounge, 167 NW 23rd St, Wynwood

SocialXchange hosts its last happy hour with an Ugly Sweater party with music by Fly Guy, hookah, and $20 open bar from 6:30pm – 8:30pm. RSVP: