Pop the André and stack those dolla bills... It's Friday!
Since you made it through a tough week of work and that thing called adulthood, it's time to party it up and treat yo' self to some good weekend fun. The best part is you won't even have to blow your entire ramen noodle budget on it.
Just check out this weekend's ten under $10 party guide, from Roller Disco shenanigans at Grand Central to Burger Records' Burger Revolution Fest at Churchill's Pub to XYZA's one-year anniversary throw down at Bardot.
See also: Miami's Five Best Concerts This Week
Roller Disco. With Jellybean Benitez, David Giraldo, Rico, and Jerome. Friday, March 6, 10 p.m. Grand Central, 697 N. Miami Ave., Miami; 305-377-2277; grandcentralmiami.com. Tickets cost $10 plus fees via residentadvisor.net. Keep cool. Practice your figure eights. And get funky with Jellybean Benitez at Grand Central's Roller Disco fun ball.
Rocket Man: Tribute to Elton John. Friday, March 6. Will Call, 700 NE 2nd Ave., Miami; 305-577-5900; willcallmiami.com. Admission is free. Bummed because you couldn't snag a pair of tix to see the "Most Excellent Order of the British Empire" rock the night away on the keys at the AAA? Good thing for you Sir Elton John's biggest fans, Rocket Man: Tribute to Elton John, will be singing the blues down the street at Will Call.
Miami Girls Rock Camp Benefit. With Holly Hunt, Raffa, Quarter Horses, Steph Taylor (from the State Of), Bleeth, Bonnie Riot, Sadie Hawkins, Haochi Waves, and others. Friday, March 6, 9 p.m. Churchill's Pub, 5501 NE 2nd Ave., Miami; 305-757-1807; churchillspub.com. Admission costs $10. Make a difference in young lives and help the Miami Girls Rick Camp empower girls through music at the Miami Girls Rock Camp Benefit with Holly Hunt, Bonnie Riot, and the 305's musical lady bosses at Churchill's.
The Hooten Hallers. With Lone Wolf. Friday, March 6, 10:30 p.m. Railroad Blues, 30 NE 14th St., Miami; 786-516-3393; railroadbluesmiami.com. Admission is free. Oh my Chillicothe Fireballs... The Show-Me-State's Hooten Hallers are gonna go a hootin' and a hollerin' all the way down to Railroad Blues.
Carnaval on the Mile. With Mother Falcon, Meklit, Stokeswood, No BS! Brass Band, and others. Presented by the Kiwanis Club of Little Havana. Saturday, March 7, and Sunday, March 8, 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. Miracle Mile, Ponce de Leon Blvd. and Le Jeune Rd., Coral Gables; carnavalmiami.com. Admission for both days is free. Conga line down Miracle Mile for two-days straight as Austin's orchestral rock crew Mother Falcon, Ethiopian-born singer-songwriter Meklit, Atlanta's Stokeswood, and killer locals like Electric Piquete, Bachaco, and Elastic Bond celebrate Carnaval on the Mile.
Burger Records' Burger Revolution Fest 3. With Corners, Plastic Pinks, Viceroy (Sean Joseph Wouters), the Bearings, Montage, Pari∀h, Part Time Models, and Red Nectar. Presented by Cheap Miami. Sponsored by Jolt Radio. Saturday, March 7, 10 p.m. Churchill's Pub, 5501 NE 2nd Ave., Miami; 305-757-1807; churchillspub.com. Admission costs $7. Sizzle your way to Churchill's as California's Burger Records and the 305's Cheap Miami Records start a Burger Revolution in Little Haiti with smokin' tunes from L.A.'s Corners, the Magic City's Plastic Pinks, and the Bearings.
The Kitchen Club. With the Ordinary Boys, DJs Ray Milian, and DJ 16 Bit. Saturday, March 7, 10 p.m. The Garret at Grand Central, 697 N. Miami Ave., Miami; 305-377-2277; grandcentralmiami.com. Ages 21 and up. Relive the glory days of Miami's "underground, progressive, and hard-core club," the Kitchen, with the new wave sounds of the Ordinary Boys, DJs Ray Milian, and DJ 16 Bit at the Garret.
The Mothafest. With Behind the Houses, TV Like Me, the Oski Foundation, Affiliated Soul Team, In Light, DJ Smooth, T.A.G., the Macsters, Purple?, Clu's Rebellion, Hitchens, Yardij, Maria Marocka, E30, Cubita Da Poet, the Break, Shadow Reborn, Artisan Soul, and others. Saturday, March 7, 8 p.m. The Stage, 170 NE 38th St., Miami; 305-576-9577; thestagemiami.com. Admissions costs $10. Ages 18 and up. All hail the Mothafest as DJ Oski and his band the Oski Foundation celebrate the release of "Mother's Day" (Oski's latest single, written for and dedicated to his momma) with Cubita Da Poet, Affiliated Soul Team, and all the mother lovers at the Stage.
Cevin Fisher. With Richy, Ohashi, Donnie Lowe, Vinicio Rotelli and Dio Garcia. Sunday, March 8, 1 to 11 p.m. Lot 14, 30 NE 14th St., Miami; 786-516-3393; facebook.com/lot14miami. Tickets cost $10 plus fees via wantickets.com. Ages 21 and up. Party where "The Freaks Come Out" as Cevin Fisher brings his deep house beats to Lot 14.
XYZA One-Year Anniversary. With Telescope Thieves, Lautios, Brightwing, Phantasman, the Gamma Bot, Pazmal, and others. Sunday, March 8, 10 p.m. Bardot, 3456 N. Miami Ave., Miami; 305-576-5570; bardotmiami.com. Admission is free. Ages 21 and up. Dive into the "sea of sonically-driven, border-crossing dot-com collectives" that is XYZA as Telescope Thieves, Phantasman, and the XYZA family celebrate their first birthday at Bardot.
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