Here are the best free events in Miami this week.
By the end of your Monday, you'll probably need some laughs. RedBar Brickell has you covered with its RedBar Comedy Night. This weekly shindig presents a selection of local comics from Miami Comedy, so the routines are always fresh. If you get thirsty (for beverages, not for sex, people), a $15 wristband gets you BOGO premium beverages all night. 9 p.m. Monday, August 12, at RedBar Brickell, 52 SW Tenth St., Miami; eventbrite.com. Admission is free.
no3social.com. Admission is free.
The brain is a funny thing. So let's learn about it, shall we? For the latest installment of [email protected] Science, an Unlocking the Brain panel will discuss all we know and have yet to learn about the noggin. Panelists include experts from Nicklaus Children's Hospital, Florida International University, University of Miami, and Baptist Health Neuroscience Center. 7 p.m. Wednesday, August 14, at the Phillip & Patricia Frost Museum of Science, 1101 Biscayne Blvd., Miami; frostscience.org. Admission is free with registration.
If you haven't checked out the food-hall awesomeness at the Citadel, perhaps some tunes will sweeten the deal. Friday evening, a somewhat secretive Sunset to Full Moon jam, featuring a slew of local DJs and surprise guests, will happen on the rooftop. The food hall is open till 11 p.m., so try some morsels too. Pro tip: The Bar at the Citadel hosts a happy hour with $5 beverages till 8. 6 p.m. to 1 a.m. Friday, August 16, at the Citadel, 8300 NE Second Ave., Miami; thecitadelmiami.com. Admission is free.
lasrosasbar.com. Admission is free.
It's the weekend, and your pup wants to play, but you want to go out and have a brewski. There's an event for that. Nightlife Brewing Co. will host the Hamilton Barkley Doggie Meet Up, loaded with pooch-friendly vendors and a minimarket for all of your furry friend's needs. For you, there will be happy-hour pricing, so try that Spitfire Redhead rye saison or Daring Brunette brown ale. 2 to 5 p.m. Sunday, August 18, at Nightlife Brewing Co., 1588 NW Seventh St., Miami; nightlifebrewingco.com. Admission is free.