• Blogs

    June 3, 2014

    12. Julio Cabrera: Gentleman Bartender

    New Times' Best of Miami 2014 issue arrives June 19. To celebrate, Short Order is paying tribute to Miami's culinary all-stars. These people forged our city's food scene into what it is today -- a thriving amalgam of tastes and cultures. Through their insight and talent, they've given the city a uni ... More >>

  • Culture

    March 6, 2014
  • Blogs

    June 12, 2013

    Umek Talks Eastern Bloc EDM and Party for a Cause Music Festival

    The breadth of DJ-producer Uros Umek's achievements during the course of his two-decade career simply cannot be overstated. Not only did he help kick-start the local electronic dance music scene in his native Slovenia after the fall of the Iron Curtain but he went on to conquer the global techno sce ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 12, 2013

    Six Best Parties on South Beach This Week

    Sometimes, you gotta live life on the edge and do something crazy like pull an all nighter club-hopping and fist-pumping on SoBe... And make it to work on time the next morning. Your body may hate you for it for doing it, but inside, you'll feel like a total rebel without a cause. Check the cut fo ... More >>

  • Music

    November 1, 2012
  • Blogs

    November 1, 2012

    Six Best Club Parties on South Beach This Weekend

    In the immortal words of hip-pop visionaries Loving My Friends and Others, more commonly known as LMFAO: "We're in Miami, bitch." In fact, we here at Crossfade are drink-all-day, play-all-night, party-rocking freaks who spend every Thursday-through-Sunday getting wasted in the megaclubs, wearing Va ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 27, 2012

    Master Sommelier George Miliotes on The Capital Grille's Generous Pour

    There are fewer concepts more pleasing to the palate of a wine lover than the notion of a generous pour. Hence The Capital Grille's annual celebration by the same name, geared to its vino enthusiast patrons. This summer wine event offers visitors a chance to sample an extensive variety of selection ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 26, 2012

    The Federal's Women Who Wine Summer Series With Alejandro Ortiz

    The first Women Who Wine, a new summer series at the Federal Food Drink and Provisions, wasn't just any ol' gender-specific, stuffy winetasting. As the female attendees sipped on complimentary Aperol Spritz, a bitter and refreshing cocktail made from the Italian aperitif topped with Prosecco, the Fe ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 14, 2011

    Party Behind the Iron Curtain with Umek at Mansion This Saturday

    ​Some DJs were raised with all the spoils of Western capitalism, weaned on Tower Records and Top 40 radio. Others, like Uros Umek, grew up in the Eastern Bloc during the Cold War era, cut off from the West and deprived of even basic commodities like music on vinyl. For him and his peeps, electr ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 18, 2010

    Thanksgiving Wines Under $25

    Photo by Randy Larcombe The wine press at Torbreck Winery.​If you have no desire to spend Thanksgiving gulping beer like a Pilgrim and would prefer to swirl and sip some vino, here are some great suggestions we discovered while out tasting with fellow oenophiles. All of the choices are unde ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 29, 2010

    Happy Birthday, Über-Smuggler Mickey Munday!

    Magnolia Pictures​Of all of Miami's '80s-era cocaine cowboys, Mickey Munday is our favorite. Jon Roberts is a little too batshit-insane for our taste. Max Mermelstein adopted a false identity and died broke. Griselda Blanco scares the shit out of us and has absconded back to Colombia. And Manny No ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 25, 2010

    Around Town: Tattoolapalooza, Banksy, USA v. Ghana, Spike Lee, and Kid Sister

    Maluca plays Grand Central on Saturday.​FridayTattoo artists from all over country will descend on Miami's downtown Hyatt this weekend for the three-day Tattoolapalooza. There'll be tattoo contests, marauding evil clowns, inking seminars, gnarly bikers, and goth punk bands. If you're going to get ... More >>

  • Calendar

    June 24, 2010
  • Blogs

    June 23, 2010

    USA Soccer Fever at David's Cafe

    Photo by Christina Staalstrom​If you've been in Miami Beach for more than a day, you know that David's Cafeehas great coffee. But you might not know that Adrian Gonzalez, second generation owner of David's, has added big flat screen TV's to both locations making them a top World Cup viewing ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 23, 2010

    World Cup 2010: U.S. vs. Algeria, Never Say Die!

    ​Team USA is moving on the knockout round of the World Cup the only way America knows how - with drama and determination and come-from-behind heroics! After overcoming even more crappy FIFA officiating, an unyielding Algerian goalkeeper, England's 1-0 win over Slovenia, goal differentials, and Kom ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 21, 2010

    World Cup 2010: The Phantom Menace

    ​America has a new enemy. And his name is Koman Coulibaly. He's like Lex Luthor, because he's bald and because he could be responsible for America's downfall in the World Cup. But mostly, because he's bald. By now the whole world knows had badly team USA got hosed on Friday when Maurice Edu's goal ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 18, 2010

    South Florida Native Altidore Sets Up Tying Goal, Worst Ref Ever Robs U.S. of Win

    Whew. So how exactly is a U.S. soccer fan to feel after this morning's nail-biter against Slovenia? Pissed that the defense slept through the first half to give the Slovenes a 2-0 halftime lead? Exhilerated that the Yanks pulled off a stunning second half comeback to walk out with a draw? Or furi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 14, 2010

    World Cup 2010: America, F#$% Yeah!

    Photo by Michael Regan/Getty Images for SonyClint Dempsey of the United States and Wayne Rooney of England.​Some would say the ultimate result of Saturday's highly anticipated match between the U.S. and England was disappointing. The pre-game anticipation certainly didn't help. It was six months o ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 11, 2010

    World Cup Update: Boca's Jozy Altidore to Start Against England

    Wiki Commons 20-year old Jozy Altidore will start for USA​Looking for something or someone to root in the World Cup, which started today. You don't have to look to far north to pledge your allegiance to Jozy Altidore, the 20-year old U.S. National team forward of Haitian descent who grew up ... More >>

  • Calendar

    July 3, 2008

    Stage Spectacularrrrr

    Hispanic Theater Fest opens corrida with Lorca’s tragedy in the ring.

  • News

    April 5, 2007

    The Bodyguard

    Special forces. National ad campaigns. Watching the backs of the big guys. Meet this Eastern European hunk

  • Home Entertainment

    December 21, 2006

    Posterizing EA

    NBA 2K7 towers over the competition

  • Calendar

    June 5, 2003

    Imagine Nations

    The Hispanic theater festival is full of Cervantes

  • Calendar

    June 13, 2002

    Dance Away Language

    The Florida Dance Festival wants to help us overcome that language barrier

  • Culture

    May 30, 2002

    A Movable Feast

    The local International Hispanic Theatre Festival is one of the biggest and best of its kind -- when will South Florida discover it?

  • Film

    May 2, 2002

    Women on the Verge of a Breakthrough

    There's a lot of journeying going on in the lesbian world of film, from the Balkans to Central Asia to our own backyard

  • Culture

    April 18, 2002

    Lust for Erotic Life

    A new gallery wants to sex us up

  • News

    November 29, 2001

    Runways Are Forever

    At least that's the hope of Miami Beach's faltering fashion industry

  • News

    October 8, 1998

    Unsafe Harbor

    If the profiteers have their way, cruise ship workers can say bon voyage to the humble Leiv Eiriksson Seamen's Center

  • Film

    March 9, 1995
  • News

    February 2, 1994

    The Reel Deal

    With films from fourteen countries, the Miami Film Festival features a volatile mix of love, lust, and crime