Here are the best things to do in Miami this weekend:
fontainebleau.com. Admission is free.
It's National Spa Month, and all kinds of relaxing events are happening. Among them are complimentary massages from Priv masseuses aboard the 5:40 p.m. Brightline train departing Miami Friday. This trek will be the pinnacle of rush-hour relaxation. If you can't make it, another massage train will depart at the same time next Friday, August 23. 5:40 p.m. Friday, August 16, at Virgin MiamiCentral, 600 NW First Ave., Miami; gobrightline.com. Tickets start at $27.
Happy birthday to Veza Sur! The beloved Wynwood brewery turns two years old Saturday, and there will be a Two Year Cumpleaños fiesta to celebrate. Count on beer, DJs, musical performances, and "special surprises." No, we won't ruin the surprises, so you'll have to show up and find out. One nonsurprise: There will be a La Super Pachanga beer release. Noon Saturday, August 17, at Veza Sur Brewing, 55 NW 25th St., Miami; eventbrite.com. Admission is free.
aaarena.com. Tickets cost $35.95 to $140.
If anyone in today's music biz would step in and do Freddy Mercury justice, it would be Adam Lambert. Fortunately, that happened, and the former American Idol contestant is now touring with the iconic band formerly fronted by Mercury. Queen + Adam Lambert will rock the BB&T Center this Saturday, bringing all the classics, from "We Will Rock You" to "Bohemian Rhapsody." In addition to creating many timeless tunes, the band dropped a great live album in 2016. 8 p.m. Saturday, August 17, at BB&T Center, 1 Panther Pkwy., Sunrise; thebbtcenter.com. Tickets are sold out.
It's been an exciting year for Scott Yoder. During the course of 2019, he's releasing six singles, touring the country, and continuing to deliver his unique brand of melancholic goodness. This Saturday evening, he'll rock an intimate set at Las Rosas. Fun fact: Yes, this is the Scott Yoder who also fronts the Pharmacy and Fuzzy Cloaks. 9 p.m. Saturday, August 17, at Las Rosas, 2898 NW Seventh Ave., Miami; lasrosasbar.com. Admission is free.
If you've been slacking on hitting up the International Ballet Festival of Miami, Sunday is your last chance. Among your final options is the Gala of the Stars, happening at 5 p.m. at Miami-Dade County Auditorium. At this cultural spectacle, catch ballet stars from Brazil, Germany, Hungary, Slovenia, Mexico, the United States, and a slew of other countries. Through Sunday, August 18, at various locations throughout Miami-Dade and Broward; internationalballetfestival.org. Event prices vary.
So that whole 50th-anniversary Woodstock concert got scrapped. But Hippiefest will land at the Broward Center this Sunday, and it's loaded with sets from the flower-power heyday. Among the acts — many of which will pay tribute to the 50th anniversary of Woodstock — are Ten Years After, Big Brother & the Holding Company, and Vanilla Fudge. 6:30 p.m. Sunday, August 18, at Broward Center for the Performing Arts, 201 SW Fifth Ave., Fort Lauderdale; browardcenter.org. Tickets cost $49 to $69.