9 Mile Music Festival, the sonic homage takes place at Virginia Key Beach Park and features scores of talented artists. Yes, there will be reggae — Capleton will headline — but there will also be plenty of other banging sounds courtesy of greats Rick Ross, Julian Marley, and DMX. 1 p.m. Saturday at Virginia Key Beach Park, 4020 Virginia Beach Dr., Miami; 305-665-5379; 9milemusicfestival.com. General admission costs $59.99, and VIP costs $179.99.
Beginning in 1993, Bob Marley’s mother, Cedella Marley Booker, honored her late son’s vision through a festival. Now called the