HISPANIC HERITAGE MONTH
TITO PUENTE JR.
Mambo the night away as this legendary, high-energy bandleader and percussionist celebrates father’s magical musical legacy with his band, the Latin Jazz Ensemble.
Details: 7 p.m. Friday at the Littman Theater, 17011 NE 19th Ave., North Miami Beach; 305-948-2957; free.
The man who set a record for most consecutive No. 1 country singles with 10 performs hits including “Whiskey Lullaby,” “She’s Everything,” “Then,” “Crushin’ It” and “Remind Me,” plus tracks from his 11th studio album, “Love and War,” including “Today.”
Details: 7 p.m. Friday at Coral Sky Amphitheater, 601 Sansbury’s Way, West Palm Beach; LiveNation.com; $23-$110.
GLOBAL SPIRIT TOUR
Seminal British synth-pop group – the most successful electronic-music band in history – returns to South Florida in support of its 14th studio album, “Spirit,” featuring the single “Where’s the Revolution.” You’ll also hear hits including “Personal Jesus,” “Enjoy the Silence,” “Walking in My Shoes,” “Never Let Me Down Again,” “People Are People,” “Strangelove,” “World in My Eyes,” “Policy of Truth,” “It’s No Good” and “Just Can’t Get Enough.”
Details: 7:30 p.m. Friday at the AmericanAirlines Arena, 601 Biscayne Blvd., Miami; Ticketmaster; $35.50-$140.
OUR FAVORITE JACKASS
Anyone who has seen the wild, absurd and usually dangerous stunts on the “Jackass” TV and film series knows exactly what to expect from this show, as Steve-O (who attended the University of Miami for a year, as well as clown college) brings his larger-than- life persona to the stage.
Details: 7:30 and 10 p.m. Friday, and 7 and 9:30 p.m. Saturday, at the Palm Beach Improv, 550 S. Rosemary Ave., Ste. 250, West Palm Beach; 561-833-1812 or www.palmbeachimprov.com; $25-$35.
SOUNDS OF LITTLE HAITI, SPECIAL POST-IRMA EDITION
Take in the rhythms of Haiti at a free concert featuring kompa band Les Ambassadeurs and Haitian street band Rara Lakay. This special Sounds of Little Haiti event will also include free meals, resources and services for the elderly.
Details: 6 p.m. Friday at the Little Haiti Cultural Center, 212-260 NE 59th Terrace, Miami; free.
ESCAPE THE HEAT
FREE ADMISSION AT GRAPELAND WATER PARK
City of Miami residents and employees can beat the heat Friday through Sunday at Grapeland Water Park where admission fees will be waived. Must have proof of residence or an employee ID.
Details: 10 a.m.-4:45 p.m. Friday, Saturday and Sunday at Grapeland Water Park, 1550 NW 37th Ave, Miami; free. The park’s capacity is 1,200 people.
WYNWOOD YARD REOPENS
One of Miami’s Art District’s favorite hangout spots is reopening with a jam session by the Juke Post Blues, plus all the notable bites. The concert at The Wynwood Yard begins at 9 p.m., but the Yard opens at 11 a.m.
Details: 9 p.m. at The Wynwood Yard at 56 NW 29th St, Miami; free.
Country singer-songwriter has 22 No. 1 hits on the Billboard Country chart to choose from, including “A Better Man,” “Nobody’s Home,” “Like the Rain,” “Nothin’ But the Taillights,” “The Shoes You’re Wearing,” “When I Said I Do,” “Killin’ Time,” “Loving Blind,” “When My Ship Comes In” and “Where Are You Now,” plus many more.
Details: 7 p.m. Saturday at Pompano Beach Amphitheater, 1806 NE 6th St., Pompano Beach; Ticketmaster; $38.
The Oscar-winning, undisputed king of dry, deadpan humor takes the stage with his thought-provoking one-liners (“I lost a buttonhole,” “Everywhere is walking distance, if you have the time,” “I intend to live forever. So far, so good.”
Details: 8 p.m. Saturday at the Parker Playhouse, 707 NE 8th St., Fort Lauderdale; www.parkerplayhouse.com; $27.50-$47.50.
PETS AND PRODUCE
BRICKELL CITY CENTRE GARMER’S MARKET PET ADOPTION EVENT
Find a new best friend while you shop for fresh produce and homemade items. All pets up for adoptions have been spayed or neutered, michrochipped, dewormed and vaccinated.
Details: 10 a.m. Saturday at Brickell City Centre, 701 S. Miami Ave., Miami
MIAMI CHILDREN’S HEALTH FOUNDATION 5K RUN/WALK
The the MCHFK5 raises awareness for the Nicklaus Children’s work and research and offers the South Florida community an opportuntyiy to support patients and their families.
Details: 7:30 a.m. Saturday at Coral Gables City Hall, 405 Biltmore Way, Coral Gables; $10-$30 at www.MCHF5K.com.
SHOPPING AND SUN SALUTATIONS
UNDERFIT FREE YOGA
Grab your kids and your yoga mat for a free yoga session with instructor Anny Noratto. The biweekly event, hosted by Baptist Health South Florida, is conveniently located near the Coach store at Brickell City Centre.
Details: 9:30 a.m. Saturday at Brickell City Centre, 701 S. Miami Ave., Miami; free.
LEADING THE WAY
CITYPLACE DORAL HURRICANE RELIEF BENEFIT CONCERT
El Tumbao will be the main headliner at a benefit concert at CityPlace Doral’s plaza. Attendees can expect live music and giveaways, in addition to post-Irma efforts with ESPN Deportes 990 AM and Exitos 107.1. CityPlace Doral partnered with United Way, which will be accepting donations all evening.
Details: 7 p.m. Saturday at CityPlace Doral, 8300 NW 36th St., Doral; free.
FREE FOR ALL
FREE GOSPEL SUNDAYS UNVERIFIED
Grammy-Award winning gospel superstar, accompanied by the Miami Mass Choir, performs hits from her new album, “Let Them Fall In Love,” her first in nearly a decade
Details: 5 p.m. Sunday at the Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts, Knight Concert Hall, 1300 Biscayne Blvd., Miami; 305-949-6722 or www.arshtcenter.org.
P.O.D. & ALIEN ANT FARM
Christian nu-metal band whose name stands for Payable on Death rocks the stage with hits including “Alive” and “Youth of the Nation,” while alt-metal group Alien Ant Farm plays tracks from its five albums, including its popular cover of the Michael Jackson song “Smooth Criminal.”
Details: 7 p.m. Sunday at Revolution Live, 200 W. Broward Blvd., Fort Lauderdale; www.jointherevolution.net; $22.50 advance, $25 at the door.
BEER AND GAMES
THE TANK BREWING COMPANY’S OKTOBERFEST
Local craft brews will take center stage at The Tank Brewing Company’s first Oktoberfest in partnership with Doral Mayor J.C. Bermudez. Be the first to taste The Tank’s newest creation, the Oktoberfest-Märzen, described as a medium-bodied amber lager. Don’t forget your Hurricane Irma donations.
Details: 11 a.m. at The Tank, 5100 NW 72nd Ave, Bay A-1, Miami; free.
West Coast alt-rock band led by singer-guitarist King Buzzo whose sludgy sound helped influence the late-‘80s grunge explosion brings its playful, high-energy live show in support of its 25th (not a typo) album, “A Walk With Love and Death.”
Details: 7:30 p.m. Sunday at the Culture Room, 3045 N. Federal Hwy., Fort Lauderdale; www.cultureroom.net; $20.
SAMMY HAGAR & THE CIRCLE
Wild ex-front man for Van Halen teams up with that band’s longtime bassist Michael Anthony, plus drummer Jason Bonham, for a tour through Hagar’s 40-year career. You’ll hear anthems such as Van Halen’s “Right Now,” “Why Can’t This Be Love” and “Finish What Ya Started”; solo Hagar hits including “I Can’t Drive 55” and “There’s Only One Way to Rock”; and even Led Zeppelin faves including “Ramble On,” “Whole Lotta Love” and “Rock and Roll.”
Details: 7 p.m. Tuesday at the Pompano Beach Amphitheater, 1806 NE 6th St., Pompano Beach; Ticketmaster; $59.50.
GENTLEMEN OF THE ROAD
MUMFORD & SONS
British neo-folk band whose 2012 record “Babel” won the Grammy Award for Album of the Year and whose follow-up, “Wilder Mind,” hit No. 1 on The Billboard 200, performs for the first time in Florida since 2013.
Details: 7:30 p.m. Tuesday at the AmericanAirlines Arena, 601 Biscayne Blvd., Miami; Ticketmaster; $41-$61.