Weekend Ticket - 11/27 through 11/29
Here are some ideas of what you could be doing this weekend.
FOR FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 27
JAZZ AT MOCA
Haitian musician and Berklee alum Jowee Omicil, who plays saxophone, flute and clarinet, performs, after author Madafi Pierre signs copies of her new book, "The Meltdown of a Sweet Black Cat."
Details: 8 p.m. at the Museum of Contemporary Art, 770 NE 125th St., North Miami; 305-693-8211 or www.mocanomi.org.
Industrial and electro-rock band that inspired the likes of Nine Inch Nails performs as part of its In Solvent See Tour.
Details: 8 p.m. at Revolution Live, 200 W. Broward Blvd., Fort Lauderdale; 954-727-0950 or www.jointherevolution,net; $19.
FOR SATURDAY NOVEMBER 28
TIME FOR A COOL CHANGE
LITTLE RIVER BAND
Take a break from the slots and check out the Little River Band harmonize on hits including "Help Is On Its Way," "Lonesome Loser," "Reminiscing" and "Cool Change."
Details: 3 p.m. at the Magic City Casino, 450 NW 37th Ave., Miami; 888-56-MAGIC, 305-460-6579 or www.magiccitycasino.com; $15-$25.
Miami native and musician presents an exhibition of his work.
CD RELEASE PARTY
Help one of Miami's hottest Latin bands celebrate the release of its second album.
Embattled R&B singer croons about wanting to get with your girlfriend; Miami singer Pleasure P (aka Marcus Cooper) opens.
Details: 8 p.m. at the James L. Knight Center, 400 SE 2nd Ave., Miami; 305-372-4634 or www.jlkc.com; $51.50.
PAUL VAN DYK
Beloved German DJ performs is support of his greatest-hits CD "Volume."
Details: 11 p.m. at Space, 34 NE 11th St., Miami; www.wantickets.com $60.
IT'S THAT TIME
THE HERALD HUNT
Get wacky while you use your brains to solve the annual Herald Hunt, presented by Pulitzer Prize-winning humorist Dave Barry and former Herald Tropic Sunday section editor Tom Shroder. Prizes include a seven-day "Italy
in the Tropics" cruise for four.
Details: Noon at the Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts, 1300 Biscayne Blvd., Miami; www.heraldhunt.com; free with Sunday paper with the Herald Hunt Special Section inside! Sunday paper with the Herald Hunt Special Section inside.
FOR SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 29
WHO IS HE?
The Who frontman goes solo for his "Use It or Lose It" tour - expect a mix of solo stuff and Who favorites such as "Who Are You," "Baba O'Riley" and "Pictures of Lily."
Details: 7 p.m. at the Hard Rock Live at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino, 1 Seminole Way, near Hollywood; Ticketmaster; $45-$85.
"FAN APPRECIATION TOUR"
R&B singer ("Run It!," "Kiss Kiss") tries to make his fans forget about his recent legal troubles; New Boyz opens.
Details: 7 p.m. at Revolution Live, 200 W. Broward Blvd., Fort Lauderdale; 954-727-0950 or www.jointherevolution,net; $30.
DAVE KOZ AND FRIENDS
Have a smooth-jazz Christmas with the Grammy-nominated saxophonist and his band.
Details: 8 p.m. at the Kravis Center for the Performing Arts, 701 Okeechobee Blvd., West Palm Beach; 1-800-572-8471 or www.kravis.org; $20-$100.
- Go Drink This: Scotch and the Coconut
- Go Drink This: Ginger Berry Smash
- Could this be the Best Happy Hour in Miami: EDGE Steak & Bar at the Four Seasons Miami
- Chocolate orgies, apres happy hours, Sunday suppers and late night brunches
- Go Drink This: Espumita Cocktail
- Go Drink This: Ortanique Bacardi Mojito
- Could this be the Best Happy Hour in Miami: Tongue & Cheek in Miami Beach
- Go Drink This: Bombay Sapphire Negroni
- Bodega, Brandt's Break, Baboons and Audrina Patridge bring on the scene
- Could this be the Best Happy Hour in Miami: Tamarina in Brickell