Miami's Ten Best Things to Do Under $10 This Weekend
Congratulations to you. You've conquered the weekly work madness of back-to-back meetings, cleared out those 672 unread messages in your inbox, and crossed out everything on your to do list.
Now, that you've taken care of business, it's time to party! And lucky for you, part of our job is to make sure you have one hell of a weekend without going broke.
Just check out the ten best things to do under $10 this weekend, from alternative Latin rock with Elastic Bond at the Stage to sweet tunes from America's Got Talent Carly Jo Jackson at Will Call to underground uhntz-uhntz with the Slap & Tickle crew at E11even.
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Elastic Bond. With an acoustic set from Nacho from Eagle Chief, Mr. Pauer, and Kiko De Gallo. Friday, July 11, 10 p.m. The Stage, 170 NE 38th St., Miami; 305-576-9577; thestagemiami.com. $10. Whatever you do tonight, you better "Find A Way" to Will Call 'cause the 305's own alt-Latin rock band is gonna get you bailando with their "colorful, funky, and tropical vibes."
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Black Jacket. Resurrection release party with Loaded Guns and Oblivious Signal. Friday, July 11, 10 p.m. Will Call, 700 NE 2nd Ave., Miami; 305-577-5900; willcallmiami.com. Free. Celebrate the Resurrection of one of Miami's hardest musicians and rock the night away with Phil Letizia, Zelick, and the rest of the Black Jacket crew.
See also: New Times' Concert Calendar
Minimal. With Making Movies. Friday, July 11, 9 p.m. Clandestino Pub, 758 Washington Ave., Miami Beach; 305-397-8946; facebook.com/clandestinopubmiami. Free. Prepárate for una "espectacular noche de lucha" as local Latin indie rockers Minimal go head-to-head against Kansas City's Making Movies at Clandestino. May the best grupo win.
Peachfuzz. With Pase Rock and Rob Biggs. Friday, July 11, 11 p.m. The Garret at Grand Central, 697 N. Miami Ave., Miami; 305-377-2277; grandcentralmiami.com. Free. We don't even have to tell ya, you already know ... It's "your girl's favorite party" at the Garret. So come out with your lady friend and dance your ass off with Pase Rock and Rob Biggs as they turn up the funk for Peachfuzz. Just be sure to get there early for some free drinks for the dames and complimentary Beck's for everyone from 11 p.m. till midnight.
Cheap Miami's B-Day Jive. With Viceroy (Deaf Poets' Sean Wouters), the Bearings, Grey 8s, Buffy, Young Deville, Sweet Bronco, the Gazms, and Golden Arrows. Saturday, July 12, 8 p.m. Churchill's Pub, 5501 NE 2nd Ave., Miami; 305-757-1807; churchillspub.com. $8. Celebrate the birthday of Cheap Miami's founder Patrick Garcia at Chruchill's as the Bearings, the Grey 8's, and other local faves bring "the magic of cassettes" to life.
Secret Garden. With Navid Izadi, Baez, Bret Grove, and Ella Romand. Saturday, July 12, 7 p.m. The Social Lubricant, 167 NW 23rd St., Miami; 786-409-2241; tsllounge.com. Tickets cost $10 plus fees via residentadvisor.com. Enter the Secret Garden and get into the head of Navid Izadi with Baez, Bret Grove, Ella Romand, and the rest of the artsy party animals at TSL's Art Walk after party.
Carly Jo Jackson. With Soundglass. Saturday, July 12, 10:30 p.m. Will Call, 700 NE 2nd Ave., Miami; 305-577-5900; willcallmiami.com. Free. Carly Jo Jackson may have made it pass round one on America's Got Talent, but the singer-songwriter from Boca is sticking to her SoFla roots and bringing her charismatic charm and sweet tunes to Will Call.
See also: Boca Singer Carly Jo Jackson Makes America's Got Talent Audition
Soul Power. Art Walk After Party Hang Out with DJs DHM, Methods, and Sire. Saturday, July 12, 10 p.m. The Electric Pickle, 2826 N. Miami Ave., Miami; 305-456-5613; electricpicklemiami.com. Free before midnight. You know you've got that Soul Power. Show it off with DHM, Methods, and Sire at the Pickle's Art Walk After Party.
S&T After Hours. With Panic Bomber and Santiago Caballero. Sunday, July 13, 2 a.m. E11even Miami, 29 NE 11th St., Miami; 305-829-2911; 11miami.com. Free. Party with the Slap & Tickle boys as they bring their underground house beats to Miami's swankiest "cabaret" and nightclub. Keep the party going till eight in the morning.
Reggae Sundays. Presented by Kulcha Shok Muzik. Hosted by Lance-O. With Rythmadix, Glen Washington, and others. Sunday, July 13, 10 p.m. Jazid, 1342 Washington Ave., Miami Beach; 305-534-6110; jazid.net. Free before midnight. Break Free from your weekend hangover and chill out with some reggae vibes from Rythmadix. Yeah, mon.
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