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 Eyes on Miami.
Friday, July 1
Nick Jonas at Wall, Presented by Dobel Tequila: The party people of Miami Beach were in for a treat when heartthrob Nick Jonas arrived at Wall to celebrate the launch of the Dobel Tequila summer cocktail series. Jonas joined the crowd in letting loose with an authentic Cuban cigar — a gift from Kygo and his manager Myles Shear, who had the stogies personally delivered to the club.
David Grutman’s Birthday Dinner at Komodo: Nightlife maven David Grutman celebrated his birthday with a lavish dinner at his Brickell hot spot, Komodo. Kourtney Kardashian, Cedric Gervais, and Erick Morillo were among the famous faces who helped Grutman toast to another epic year.
Peachfuzz With Trina at Basement Miami: Rapper Trina brought everyone's '90s dreams to life as she took over the Peachfuzz party at Basement Miami. The “Diamond Princess” sang her heart out and started off a killer Independence Day weekend.
Saturday, July 2
A Paired Affair Music Series Kick-Off at Eden Roc: It was an evening of sweet sounds as music series A Paired Affair kicked off at the Eden Roc. The evening featured performances bu former American Idol and The Voice stars Casey Abrams, Joey Cook, and Clark Beckham. The crowd enjoyed the trio’s performance under the stars, along with gourmet bites and drinks. In case you missed out, the July 16 performance in the series will showcase Karen Rodriguez, Julio Castillo, and Jax.
Sunday, July 3
DJ Khaled, Von Miller, Lil Wayne, Odell Beckham Jr., Jessie Usher, and Kent Jones at LIV on Sunday: LIV on Sunday was back at it again this week, bringing together a slew of famous faces who came out to kick off the Fourth of July. DJ Khaled hosted an epic night that brought out 2016 Super Bowl MVP Von Miller, Lil Wayne, New York Giants star Odell Beckham Jr., actorJessie Usher, and rapper Kent Jones.
Post Malone at Basement Miami: Post Malone and DJ FKi joined partygoers at Basement Miami to dance their way into the Independence Day.
Justin Bieber’s Official Purpose Tour Afterparty With Kourtney Kardashian at Story: After performing two sold-out nights at the American Airlines Arena for his Purpose World Tour, Justin Bieber took his official afterparty to Story. Famous faces including Kourtney Kardashian joined Bieber in wishing Story owner David Grutman a happy birthday.
Monday, July 4
50 Cent at Magnum Mondays at STK: It was an unforgettable Fourth of July for the party people of Miami Beach, who were joined by rapper 50 Cent at STK for a patriotic and poppin’ night out.
Tuesday, July 5
#JagDrive305 x Noah Ohlsen: #JagDrive305 — a digital partnership between the Collection and World Red Eye — gives insiders an up-close look at the 2017 Jaguar F-PACE through the eyes of three of Miami’s own. To kick it off, we spent the day with CrossFit Games athlete Noah Ohlsen, who gave us a glimpse into Miami through his eyes behind the wheel of the newly arrived 2017 Jaguar F-PACE.
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