Weekend Ticket - 6/26 through 6/28
Here are some ideas of what you could be doing this weekend.
For Friday, June 26
KID ROCK AND LYNYRD SKYNYRD
The Detroit Rock Kid and Skynyrd join forces for the "Rock and Rebels" tour - you're sure to hear hits by Rock and his Twisted Brown Trucker Band, plus "Sweet Home Alabama," Gimme Three Steps" and "Free Bird."
Details: 6:30 p.m. at the Cruzan Amphitheatre, 601-7 Sansbury's Way, West Palm Beach; LiveNation.com; $26-$76, 6-pack $69.
JUAN LUIS GUERRA
Grammy-winning Dominican singer/songwriter performs hits with his band 440 including "La llave de mi corazon."
Details: 8 p.m. at the Hard Rock Live at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino, 1 Seminole Way, near Hollywood; Ticketmaster; $75-$150.
Haiti's leading hip-hop artists bring their conscious Creole lyrics to Miami for the first time, along with Black Dada, Haitian Fresh and many more.
Details: 9 p.m. at Bongos Cuban Cafe, 601 Biscayne Blvd., Miami; 786-416-1896 or www.ticketweb.com; $25.
YUK IT UP
ALL STAR COMEDY JAM
Show presented by Shaq and DL Hughley features performances by "Last Comic Standing" fave LaVell Crawford and Earthquake.
Details: 9:30 p.m. at the Fillmore Miami Beach, 1700 Washington Ave.; 305-673-7300; $36.50-$151.50.
Group performs as part of its signing party to Slip & Slide Records.
Details: 11 p.m. at Cameo, 1445 Washington Ave., Miami Beach; 305-532-2667 or www.cameomiami.com.
For Saturday, June 27
HE SHOULD'VE BEEN A COWBOY
Veteran honky-tonk singer ("Courtesy of the Red, White & Blue") shares the stage with fellow countryman Trace Adkins.
Details: 8 p.m. at the Cruzan Amphitheatre, 601-7 Sansbury's Way, West Palm Beach; 561-793-0445 or LiveNation.com; $25.50-$65.50.
OFFICIAL CLOSING PARTY
AMERICAN BLACK FILM FESTIVAL
The surprise-guest celebs and actors are top-secret, but it's no secret that this will be a rollicking good time.
Details: 10 p.m. at Karu & Y, 71 NW 14th St., Miami; 305-403-7850 or www.karu-y.com.
Dutch sensation spins a playful mix of progressive house - check out his compilation series "This Is Everybody" for a taste of what to expect.
Details: 11 p.m. at Mansion, 1235 Washington Ave., Miami Beach; 305-532-1525 or www.wantickets.com; $20.
For Sunday, June 28
FIESTA PUERTO RICO
Bring the kids and enjoy great music, great food and free salsa lessons all day.
Details: 11 a.m.-8 p.m. at the Coral Springs Center for the Arts, 2855 Coral Springs Dr.; www.fiestapuertorico.com.
Be cool by the pool while DJ Sage throws down Afro-Brazilian house beats.
Details: 5 p.m. at the Ritz-Carlton, 1 Lincoln Rd., Miami Beach; 786-276-4008; free.
Australian electro-house DJ spins.
Details: 11 p.m. at SET, 320 Lincoln Rd., Miami Beach; 305-531-2800 or www.wantickets.com; $20.
-- Mike Hammersly
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