It's not easy having eyes all over the scene, being around to take in all the wild visuals at all the worthwhile places in the city. There are, however, those parties and gallery openings where a fortunate photographer can point and shoot. Every week, in collaboration with WorldRedEye, New Times brings you a solid recap of all the recent experiences you may have missed around Miami. It's impossible to be everywhere, but hey, we can try to keep our Eye on Miami.
June 2, Brickell City Centre Celebrates Another Week of Trucks and Tunes on the Lawn
Brickell City Centre, the landmark $1.05 billion, 5.4-million-square-foot mixed-use development in downtown Miami from Swire Properties Inc., celebrated another week of its highly anticipated event Trucks and Tunes on the Lawn.
June 6, Jeremy Shockey at Local Lunes at Klima
Jeremy Shockey joined guests in forgetting the Monday blues for another great edition of Local Lunes at Klima.
June 8, O.T. Genasis at P.Y.T. Wednesdays at LIV
LIV’s new party, P.Y.T. Wednesdays, pulled out all the stops for partygoers to get over the hump of the week. O.T. Genasis took over the stage for an insane performance that had everyone cutting it.
June 9, Jim Jones at Wall Thursdays
It was an unforgettable Thursday night at Wall, where the sexy people of Miami Beach were in for a treat when Jim Jones made a guest appearance and blew the night away.
June 9, Ne-Yo at Story
Leave it to Story to always kick off the weekend early in the most epic way possible. Ne-Yo joined revelers for a night of bottles and beats.
June 9, LE Miami Closing Celebration at the Delano
This year, the Delano hosted the closing party for the LE Miami Conference. Guests were treated to a variety of delicious food stations, live entertainment, and a project-mapping installation by Dawn of Man.
June 9, Purple Party Celebrating Prince’s Birthday at PAMM
Visitors gathered at Pérez Art Museum Miami (PAMM) to celebrate the late Prince’s birthday at the Purple Party. Guests came out in their best purple outfits and danced while DJ Mike Deuce and DJ Lolo played the icon's greatest hits.
June 10, “Weird Al” Yankovic at the Arsht Center
When the hilariously irreverent “Weird Al” Yankovic took over the Adrienne Arsht Center’s Ziff Ballet Opera House last week, all bets were off. Guests fastened their seat belts for his Mandatory World Tour, a wild ride through 30 years of pop culture parodies and original satire by the four-time Grammy-winning artist who turns mockery into witty modern art.
June 10, Ocean Drive Celebrates May/June Issue with Cover Star Gabrielle Union at Nautilus
Ocean Drive editor-in-chief Jared Shapiro and publisher Courtland Lantaff celebrated the magazine’s May/June issue cover star, Gabrielle Union, at Nautilus, a Sixty Hotel. Guests enjoyed specialty cocktails by Casa Noble Tequila, beer by Crown Imports, and Chardonnay from Union’s Vanilla Puddin winery.
June 11, DNCE Official After Party, Hosted by Joe Jonas at Wall
Following an epic performance opening for Selena Gomez at the American Airlines Arena, DNCE appeared at the Official After Party at Wall, hosted by DNCE lead singer Joe Jonas. He hopped onto the decks and pumped out an insane set that had the whole lounge raging.
June 13, Mr Mauricio’s “Paper Plates” Single-Release Celebration with Rick Ross and Tyson Beckford at Rockwell Mondays
Rockwell was a straight movie last night when Rick Ross and Tyson Beckford came out for Mr Mauricio’s “Paper Plates” single-release celebration. The new track features big names such as Rick Ross, Troy Ave, and Yo Gotti.
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