Sleepless Night Miami Beach: A Foodie's Guide
The catalina Hotel will host nonstop performances from 5 p.m. to 5 a.m.
The Catalina Hotel
Sleepless Night is the answer to an insomniac's prayers. Spanning much of Miami Beach, Sleepless Night will offer free music, art, and entertainment November 5 to 6 from 6 p.m. to 6 a.m.
Sleepless Night is modeled after Nuit Blanche in Paris and Montréal's All-Nighter and is held every other year. The last edition, in 2009, drew over 100,000 people despite gale force winds for part of the evening.
We've compiled a list of events centered around food, whether they be events at a restaurant or a place for free food and drinks. For a complete downloadable guide to Sleepless Night, visit sleeplessnight.org.
Cafe Bustelo will be distributing free coffee throughout the evening at various locations on Ocean Drive. You'll need it! Ocean Drive, Miami Beach
The Catalina Hotel on Collins Avenue aims to be a major player
during Sleepless Night. The hotel and its two restaurants, Kung Fu
Sushi and Maxine's Bistro will host nonstop music and events from 5 p.m. to 5 a.m. An oxygen bar will be set up at The Catalina so you can get a
dose of energy before comtinuing the party. The Catalina Hotel, 1732 Collins Avenue, Miami Beach
Kilwins Chocolates, live D.J. from 8 to 11 p.m. Kilwins Chocolates, 612 Lincoln Road, Miami Beach
Lords South Beach, Brazilian artist Ricardo R. Bellino uses
recycled coffee capsules to creature Pixtures, 6-1/2-foot-square
celebrity portraits. Lords South Beach, 1120 Collins Avenue, Miami Beach
Lou's Beer Garden, oil painter JC Bravo, who "expresses abstract
thoughts and emotions through realistic characters", will exhibit his
works from 7 to 11 p.m.
Acoustic band The Barkless Dogs will perform live 7 to 11 p.m.
Artist Adam C. Schrimmer will paint a mural on Lou's wall from 8 p.m. to 2 a.m.
Lou's Beer Garden, 7337 Harding Avenue, Miami Beach
The Ritz-Carlton South Beach, ;ive music by Suga at the Lobby Bar from 8:30 to 12:30 a.m. Ritz-Carlton, 1 Lincoln Road, Miami Beach
South Seas Hotel, Summer Blizzard young artist music showcase and pig roast 6 to 11 p.m. South Seas Hotel, 1751 Collins Avenue, Miami Beach
Tamarind Thai Restaurant, artist Judy Levinson presents her latest works. Tamarind Thai, 946 Normandy Drive, Miami Beach
Tasti D Lite, Mexican artist Alekxey Sabido presents his latest works from 6 to 8 p.m. Tasti-D-Lite, 821 Lincoln Road, Miami Beach
Taschen, live DJ and free cocktail party featuring the Fairy Tales of the Brothers Grimm, Taschen, 1117 Lincoln Road
Vinyl & Kai, the music of Cone of Silence 9 p.m. to midnight. Vinyl & Kai, 1131 Washington Avenue, Miami Beach
Vita Restaurant, French comedy movie night. Screening of Les Bronzes/French Fried Vacation by Patrice Leconte 7 p.m. to 2 a.m. Vita Restaurant, 1906 Collins Avenue, Miami Beach
Whole Foods presents closing breakfast on the beach, 5:30 a.m. On the beach near 10th and Ocean Drive, Miami Beach
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