Weekend Ticket - 7/31 through 8/2

 

Here are some ideas of what you could be doing this weekend.

MAXWELL
Maxwell.
 

FOR FRIDAY, JULY 31

 

OPENING NIGHT
SUITE 601
 

New weekly party at nightclub owned by Emilio and Gloria Estefan features great food and world music and open-format by DJ Miguel G; presented by Angel Bichara, Danny Lopez and John "Toki" Grullon.
Details:
9 p.m. at Bongo's on the Bay, 601 Biscayne Blvd., Miami; 786-777-2100; ladies free, guys free till 12:30 a.m.; RSVP to angelbvip@gmail.com.

 

 

FREE FOR ALL
JAZZ AT MOCA

  
Performance by bassist Diogo Brown and his Brazilian jazz/funk band.
Details: 8 p.m. at the Museum of Contemporary Art., 770 NE 125th St., North Miami; 305-893--6211 or www.mocanomi.org.

 

 
HIP-HOP DUO
ATMOSPHERE
 

Minnesota group performs in support of its latest album, "When Life Gives You Lemons, You Paint That S--- Gold."
Details: 7:30 p.m. at Revolution Live, 200 W. Broward Blvd., Fort Lauderdale; 954-727-0950 or www.jointherevolution.net; $19.
 
 

R&B BLISS
MAXWELL

 
Neo-soul singer performs in support of his first album in eight years, the critically acclaimed BLACKsummers'night; the angel-voiced Chrisette Michele opens.
Details: 8 p.m. at AmericanAirlines Arena, 601 Biscayne Blvd.,Miami; 786-777-1000 or Ticketmaster; $47.75-$127.75.
 


CD RELEASE PARTY
KINLIN

 
Fort Lauderdale metal band celebrates its new album, "A Midsummer Night's Scream," along with 14 other groups.
Details: 9 p.m. at Tobacco Road, 626 S. Miami Ave., Miami; 305-374-1198; $10.

 

 

 

FOR SATURDAY, AUGUST 1
 
IMPROVE YOUR LIFE
KAMJAH WORKSHOP

 
Certified NLP (Neuro Linguistic Programming) Life Coach Geoff Schmidt teaches you exercises to tap into your positive energy.
Details: 5-7 p.m. at Brownes & Co., 841 Lincoln Rd., Miami Beach; 305-538-7544 ext. 312; $29 in advance, $39 at the door.
 
 

MODERN ROCK
THE CAB

 
Las Vegas band reminiscent of pop-punk groups Panic at the Disco and Fall Out Boy performs tracks including "One of THOSE Nights" and "Bounce"; opening acts include A Rocket to the Moon, The Summer Set, Eye Alaska and My Favorite Highway.
Details: 6 p.m. at the Culture Room, 3045 N. Federal Hwy., Fort Lauderdale; 954-564-1074 or www.cultureroom.net; $9.99.

SUPER SATURDAYS WITH THE FLORIDA MARLINS
VILLAGE PEOPLE

 
After the Fish beat the Chicago Cubs, flamboyant disco-era faves perform hits including "Macho Man," "YMCA" and "In the Navy."
Details: Game time is 7:10 p.m. at Land Shark Stadium, 2267 NW 199th St., Miami Gardens; www.floridamarlins.com; tickets start at $12.

ANDALUSIAN DANCE
FLAMENCO IN THE SUN

 
Hour-long work by Paola Escobar explores the world of flamenco as seen through the transformed lives of three women.
Details: 8 p.m. Saturday and 5 p.m. Sunday at the Broward Center for the Performing Arts, Amaturo Theater, 201 SW Fifth Ave., Fort Lauderdale; 954-462-0222 or www.browardcenter.org; $22-$35.

SNOOP DOGG
 
His Blazed and Confused Tour with Slightly Stoopid was canceled, so Snoop takes his "Gin & Juice" to another venue, backed by a full band.
Details: 11 p.m. at Opium at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino, 1 Seminole Way., Hollywood; 954-327-9094 or Ticketmaster; $25.

BEHIND THE DECKS
SYDNEY BLU

 
Top Canadian female DJ spins hard, progressive, tribal beats.
Details: 11 p.m. at Mansion, 1235 Washington Ave., Miami Beach; 305-532-1525 or www.mansionmiami.com; $15.

 

 

 

FOR SUNDAY, AUGUST 2
 
SMOOTH SINGER
J HOLIDAY

 
R&B singer performs his hit "Bed," plus tracks from his latest album, "Round 2."
Details: 11 p.m. at Mansion, 1235 Washington Ave., Miami Beach; 305-532-1525 or www.mansionmiami.com; $15.
 

-- Mike Hamersly

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