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Groove Jet, "Groove Girl." Eclectic locals gather for mayhem and mischief with resident DJs Luis Diaz, Carmel Ophir, and Glenn Richards spinning musical fun. 323 23rd St., Miami Beach, 532-2002.
Rezurrection Hall at Club Nu, "International Night." French-Caribbean superstar from Haiti Sweet Mickey brings special guest Phantom for a jammin' good time. 245 22nd St., Miami Beach, 535-9016.
Caffe Torino, "Garbo's." Cabaret fun and fantasy for the girls who love girls, with a little live music thrown in for good measure. 1437 Washington Ave., Miami Beach, 531-5722.
Baja Beach Club, "Flashback Friday." Retro fun with drink specials, synthetic fabrics, and all the mood music of the Seventies and Eighties. 3015 Grand Ave. (CocoWalk), Coconut Grove, 445-0278.
Kitchen Club, "Ladies Night." Progressive, new wave, industrial, and gothic music playing in two rooms, with complimentary admission for the ladies until midnight. 3701 NE Second Ave., 754-0777.
Century Beach Club, "Blue Nights." Live jazz in a cozy little setting under the stars every Friday and Saturday night. 161 Ocean Dr., Miami Beach, 674-8855.
Bash. DJ Marc Sacheli spins the latest and greatest dance music in the main room, while international DJ Ivano Bellini pumps out world beats under the stars in the back-yard Magic Garden. 655 Washington Ave., Miami Beach, 538-8858.
Cameo Theatre. Get into the groove with a sweet blend of reggae, R&B, and house music pumped out by DJ Waggy Tee. Tight and heavy sounds for the masses. 1445 Washington Ave., Miami Beach, 532-0922.
Twist. The bar for boys, always brimming with excess and overindulgence, hosted by dance master DJ Charlie Mercado. 1057 Washington Ave., Miami Beach, 538-9478.
821, "Top-Secret Lounge." Andrew Price Summers hosts and DJ Shannon spins at a nasty little night, always a crowd pleaser for the local trade and featuring the Top-Secret Show, a weekly variety extravaganza of lounge singers and polyester galore. 821 Lincoln Rd., Miami Beach, 534-0887.
Liquid, "X-Tra Large." Men, men, and more men -- on a night where nothing else much matters. Jack Benggio and Marvella host this men's-travaganza while DJ Jo Jo Odyssey spins humongous grooves. 1439 Washington Ave., Miami Beach, 532-9154.
La Covacha, "La Carcel." A Cuban country roadhouse packed with patrons dancing to Latin rock. The club where a good time is always the first priority. 10730 NW 25th St., West Dade, 594-3717.
Van Dyke Cafe & Lounge. Local music maestros Billy Marcus and Don Wilner perform toe-tapping, finger-snapping jazz. 846 Lincoln Rd., Miami Beach, 534-3600.
Rose's Bar & Music Lounge, "Open-Mike Night." Locals try their best before a crowd of appreciative regulars. 754 Washington Ave., Miami Beach, 532-0228.
Virtua Cafe, "Reality Sucks." Drown your real-life sorrows with alternative grooves, multimedia interaction, and dollar longnecks all night. 1309 Washington Ave., Miami Beach, 532-0234.
Cafe Miro. Divine diva of song and love Maryell Epps performs jazz and blues classics. 448 Espanola Way, Miami Beach, 538-6476.
Berlin Bar, "Kit Kat Club." The hottest men take it off for anyone who wants to watch at South Beach's answer to the Chippendale dancers. 661 Washington Ave., Miami Beach, 674-9300.
Ensign Bitters. Bring a friend to this cigar and cognac kind of place for two-for-one entrance all night and DJ Ray spinning a variety of music to work off all that food. 3000 Florida Ave. (Mayfair), Coconut Grove, 448-2582.
Society Hill, "For a Better World." Cheap drinks for a fun-loving crowd with hip-hop, reggae, and R&B dispensed by DJ Chief. 627 Washington Ave., Miami Beach, 534-9993.
Bermuda Bar, "Wild Women Wednesday." Tropical gourmet munchies, dancing till dawn, and cocktail courtesies for women. 3509 NE 163rd St., North Miami Beach, 945-0196.
Lua, "Worldbeat." Straight from Ibiza, DJ Kid pumps up a night of fashion and frolic with a world-beat feel. 409 Espanola Way, Miami Beach, 534-0061.
-- By Liz Martinez
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