Below we have the top picks for this Saturday, experience the best of Miami nightlife with our dusk-till-dawn guide to the best clubs, bars, dance, and more.
Ball & Chain Music Festival @ Ball & Chain (Miami) – Ball & Chain, Calle Ocho’s most famous live music hotspot is thrilled to announce their fifth annual music festival in honor of the venue’s 84th anniversary this Labor Day Weekend, August 30th- September 1st, 2019.
This marks the fifth annual three-day music-driven event created to not only celebrate the venue’s birthday, but also to showcase their dedication to the live music scene in South Florida and support of local artists. Guests can expect to hear a variety of music genres from jazz to Latin pop to Afro-Cuban funk. The live shows will begin on Friday and continue through Saturday and Sunday. Over 100 critically-acclaimed musicians and DJs will be jamming out on the Pineapple Stage.
An exclusive music festival menu will be available featuring a festive mix of craft cocktails, drink specials and bar bites. Table reservations should be made in advance, please contact email@example.com. This is event is free and open to the public.
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Ball & Chain Music Festival @ Ball & Chain – 1513 SW 8th St, Miami, Florida 33135
Alok LIV – Sat. August 31st @ LIV Miami (Miami Beach) – LIV presents: LIV presents: Alok Labor Day Weekend – Saturday August 31st, 2019. Liv at Fontainebleau, consistently ranked one of the top nightlife venues in the world, Liv will continue to set the stage for the ultimate nightlife experience.
Liv’s footprint stands in the home of the world-renowned Tropigala Lounge, known in the 50’s and 60’s as The La Ronde Room. Frank Sinatra was the first to illuminate the stage, followed by the likes of Sammy Davis Jr., Ann Miller, Elvis Presley and Tony Bennet. Liv has once again made the space an epicenter for style, fame and glamour.
For table reservations, please call +1 305.674.4680 or email VIP@LIVnightclub.com.
Visit the event page for more information and tickets.
Alok LIV – Sat. August 31st @ LIV Miami – 4441 Collins Avenue, Miami Beach, Florida 33140
Josh Butler at Treehouse Miami @ Treehouse Miami (Miami Beach) – Josh Butler returns to Treehouse August 31st from 11PM-5AM. Get tickets now at www.apexparties.com.
Treehouse brings all good vibes with the best deep house and techno format in Miami. They are super low key and a casual atmosphere. No need for fancy attire!
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Josh Butler at Treehouse Miami @ Treehouse Miami – 323 23rd St, Miami Beach, Florida 33139
LOUNGES, BARS & PUBS:
Bodega South Beach (South Beach)
Taqueria by day and a hopping nightspot after 11PM. It’s only after passing through their unassuming side door that you will enter one of South Beach’s hot hidden nightclubs. The mixologists have an extensive menu that relies heavily on “illegal” mezcal, and the DJ keeps the room pumping all through the night. It caters to a friendly, over 21’s crowd and makes for a good introduction to the South Beach scene minus the cover charge and lineups that you’ll find at clubs closer to the beach.
Bodega South Beach – Monday – Sunday from 12PM – 4AM.
1222 16th St, Miami Beach, FL 33139
Tel: (305) 704-2145
The Broken Shaker (Miami Beach)
Escape to a backyard oasis and revel in the Tales of Cocktail’s award-winning Best American Hotel Bar. The Broken Shaker’s handcrafted cocktails are composed of elixirs, syrups and infusions made from garden herbs and spices, and fresh-pressed produce and exotic ingredients from around the world. Their skilled mixologists are shaking up the perfect blend of ingredients and international flavors to complete your Miami Beach getaway! Reservations are accepted for parties of 6 or more.
The Broken Shaker – Monday – Thursday 5:30 PM – 2AM, Friday 4:30 PM – 3AM, Saturday 1AM – 3AM, Sunday 1PM – 2AM.
Serving poolside lunch and cocktails Monday – Friday: 12 PM – 5PM and Saturday – Sunday: 1PM – 5PM.
2727 Indian Creek Dr, Miami Beach, FL 33140
Tel: (305) 531-2727
Bagatelle (Miami Beach)
Located in South Beach on the corner of 21st and Collins Avenue, Bagatelle Miami Beach redefines the French Mediterranean dining experience through an exquisite seasonal menu and a beautifully constructed space including outdoor seating. Designed by Celano Design Studio, Bagatelle Miami Beach embodies bustling Parisian bistro with classic décor, bold artwork and lively music. Bagatelle brings Miami Beach a feeling that it has yet to experience, mirroring that which can only be found in the South of France, until now.
Bagatelle – Tuesday – Saturday 7PM–2AM, Sunday 12PM-6PM, Monday CLOSED.
220 21st. St. Miami Beach, FL 33139
Tel: (305) 704-3900
For reservations visit http://www.bagatellemiami.com/reservations/
Purdy Lounge (Miami Beach)
Avoid the crowds on Ocean Drive and head to Purdy’s, an off-the-beaten-path location with a loyal following. If the scene grows old or if you are simply not in the mood for the nocturnal fray, Purdy’s offers just the antidote. Get some friends together for drinks and checkers, backgammon, or even good ole Connect Four as you enjoy a pleasant mix of music and some of the lowest drink prices around. This off-the-beaten-path bar has the beer-hall vibe of a street corner hook-up joint with a touch of South Beach strut.
Purdy Lounge – Monday – Friday 3PM–5AM. Saturday & Sunday 6PM–5AM.
1811 Purdy Ave, Miami Beach, FL 33139
Tel: (305) 531-4622
Mango’s Tropical Cafe (South Beach)
The continuous live performances all night at Mango’s take you on a journey throughout the Caribbean. From Salsa to Bachata and Reggae to Pop, the live band and world-famous Mango’s Dancers, entertain over a million guests each year and have been televised on ABC, CBS, Travel Channel, and many others! You will be surrounded by gourmet comfort cuisine with continental Latin, Mexican, Italian and Caribbean dishes. Treat yourself to any of the exotic and refreshing hand-made specialty drinks. 1 hour Salsa Lessons and Mojitos can be added to your Dinner & Show reservations at 6:30PM. This famous spot in South Beach guarantees an incredible night on Ocean Drive.
Mango’s Tropical Cafe – Monday – Friday 11:45 AM – 5AM. Saturday & Sunday 11AM – 5AM.
900 Ocean Dr, Miami Beach, FL 33139
Tel: (305) 673-4422
Entrance: See venue for details.
Ted’s Hideaway (South Beach)
This really is a dive bar hideaway amidst the swanky South of Fifth landscape and the bling of South Beach. This unassuming bar is open late and offers happy-hour specials and multiple TV’s for sports fans. It’s an easy escape for an hour or two — or ten. Time slips away at this little hideaway. Happy hour drinks specials everyday from 12PM-8PM.
Ted’s Hideaway – Monday – Sunday 12PM – 5AM.
124 2nd St, Miami Beach, FL 33139
Tel: (305) 532-9869
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