Weekend Ticket - June 3-5
Some ideas of what you could be doing this weekend
Friday, June 3
LET'S GET ROWDY
The Seminole Tribe of Florida hosts country music legend Trace Adkins on his "Cowboys Back In Town" summer tour as part of the Big Cypress Reservation's 115th anniversary.
Details: 5 p.m. at Junior Cypress Rodeo Grounds, 15 miles north on Snake Road on the Big Cypress Indian Reservation; Ticketmaster; $20.
Notorious publisher of Hustler magazine and free-speech activist discusses his book, "One Nation Under Sex" (Palgrave, $25), in which he teams up with Columbia University history professor David Eisenbach to peek behind the White House bedroom curtains.
Details: 8 p.m. at Books & Books, 265 Aragon Ave., Coral Gables; 305-442-4408 or www.booksandbooks.com; free.
CELEBRATING THE GREATS
South Florida jazz singers Wendy Pedersen and Debbie Orta perform a tribute to Peggy Lee and Billie Holiday, featuring songs including "You're Mine You," "I'm a Woman," "What a Little Moonlight Can Do" and "Strange Fruit."
Details: 8 p.m. at Sunrise Civic Center Theatre, 10610 W. Oakland Park Blvd., Sunrise; 305-332-2623; $16, $14 students, $10 kids 13 and under.
URBAN LATIN GROOVE
WISIN Y YANDEL
Puerto Rican reggaeton stars perform in support of their "Los Vaqueros: El Regreso Tour."
Details: 8 p.m. at the AmericanAirlines Arena, 601 Biscayne Blvd., Miami; Ticketmaster, 786-777-1000 or www.aaarena.com; $46-$101.25.
Saturday, June 4
SUPER SATURDAYS WITH THE FLORIDA MARLINS
THE FAB FOUR
After the Fish take care of the Milwaukee Brewers, stick around for a concert by one of the greatest Beatles tribute bands ever. Will they play "Hey Jude"? "All You Need Is Love"? "Come Together"? Head to the ballpark and find out.
Details: Game time is 7:10 p.m. at Sun Life Stadium, 2267 Dan Marino Blvd., Miami; 1-877-MARLINS or www.marlins.com ; tickets start at $12; VIP "Pit Passes," which give you on-field access for the concert, are $25.
Fort Lauderdale soprano teams up with pianist Gordon Roberts and guitarist Tarra Guerra on works by Mozart, Grieg, Debussy, Verdi and more.
Details: 7:30 p.m. at the Gusman Concert Hall at the University of MIami, 1314 Miller Rd., Coral Gables; 305-271-7150 or www.sundaymusicals.org; $35, $30 seniors, $10 students.
PUSHING THE ENVELOPE
Wild Northern California alt-rock band led by mad-genius bassist Les Claypool performs hits such as "Jerry Was a Race Car Driver," "My Name is Mud" and "Winona's Big Brown Beaver." Fun fact: Primus wrote the theme song to "South Park," which says a lot about the band's level of irreverence.
Details: 8 p.m. at the Fillmore Miami Beach at the Jackie Gleason Theatre, 1700 Washington Ave.; Ticketmaster or LiveNation.com; $34.
Sunday, June 5
Bring a blanket and lawn chairs, channel your inner "O Brother, Where Art Thou" and harmonize with six of the best down-home country bands around, including Pine Island Express.
Details: 12:30 p.m. at Greynolds Park, 17530 W. Dixie Hwy., North Miami Beach; 305-358-1800 or www.southfloridabluegrass.com; free, $6 parking.
FREE FOR ALL
See Andie Arthur's "Outcasts of Eden" and Michael Yawney's "It Feels Good" (adult content).
Details: 2 - 7 p.m. at the Deering Estate at Cutler, 16701 SW 72nd Ave., Palmetto Bay; 305-665-4769 or www.deeringestate.org.
Miami native who graduated from Lourdes Academy makes her Gusman debut with classics by Mozart, Faure, Puccini and Schubert, plus contemporary compositions by Dello Joio and Ricky Ian Gordon and Spanish songs by the 20th Century Spanish composer Fernando Obradors.
Details: 3 p.m. at Gusman Concert Hall at the University of Miami, 1314 Miller Rd., Coral Gables; 305-271-8449 or www.miamicivicmusic.org; $20, $10 students and kids.
AN EVENING WITH ...
The original Monkees, including Davy Jones, Mickey Dolenz and Peter Tork, perform as part of their 45th anniversary tour, featuring classic hits such as "Last Train to Clarksville," "Daydream Believer," "Pleasant Valley Sunday" and "I'm a Believer."
Details: 8 p.m. at the Pompano Beach Amphitheatre, 1806 NE Sixth St.; Ticketmaster; $35-$120, four-pack $99.
SHARP DRESSED MEN
The bearded boys from Texas are back, rocking South Florida with enduring hits such as "La Grange," "Legs," "Got Me Under Pressure," "Gimme All Your Lovin'" and "Sharp Dressed Man."
Details: 8 p.m. Wednesday at the Hard Rock Live Arena at Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino, 1 Seminole Way, near Hollywood; Ticketmaster; $45-$80.
ALL THAT JAZZ
FELIPE LAMOGLIA QUARTET
Grammy-winning saxophonist and composer who has performed with Celia Cruz and Arturo Sandoval , among many others, performs his style of Afro-Cuban jazz.
Details: 9 p.m. Thursday at the Van Dyke Café, 846 Lincoln Rd., Miami Beach; 305-534-3600 or www.thevandykecafe.com; free.