With less than 48 hours left in Basel 2014...
It's about time to forsake sleep till sometime next week.
We can certainly all agree there's absolutely no reason to waste precious hours on unconsciousness when you could be arty partyin'.
So drink lots of water. Ditch the depressants. Stick to stimulants. And check out today's best Basel parties.
See also: Basel 2014's Ten Best Free Parties
Basel Castle 2014. With Yung Lean & Sad Boys, Future Islands, Mykki Blanco, Mike Will Made It, and others. Presented by Overthrow and Embrace. Saturday, December 6. Basel Castle, 41 NW 20th St., Miami. Doors open at 6 p.m. and tickets cost $20 to $25 plus fees via ticketfly.com. Ages 18 and up. Visit baselcastle.com.
Kim Ann Foxman, Honey Soundsystem, and Mystic Bill. Hosted by Gayletter and Kodex Agency. Art installation by Phillip Fillastre. Saturday, December 6. TSL Lounge, 167 NW 23rd St., Miami. Doors open at 8 p.m. and tickets $15 to $10 via eventbrite.com. Call 786-409-2241 or visit tsllounge.com.
6 on the 6th. With Paul van Dyk. Marathon six-hour set. Saturday, December 6. Space, 34 NE 11th St., Miami. Doors open at 10 p.m., and tickets cost $20 to $30 plus fees via wantickets.com. Ages 21 and up. Call 305-375-0001, or visit clubspace.com.
See also: Downtown Miami's Five Best Dance Clubs
Music On Miami. With Marco Carola. Presented by Link and Miami Rebels. Saturday, December 6. Story Nightclub, 136 Collins Ave., Miami. Doors open at 11 p.m., and tickets cost $30 for women, $40 for men via wantickets.com. Ages 21 and up. Call 305-538-2424, or visit storymiami.com.
Le Baron's Tenth Anniversary. Saturday, December 6. FDR at the Delano, 1685 Collins Ave., Miami Beach. Doors at 11 p.m.; access limited to VIPs and invited guests. Visit lebaronparis.tumblr.com.
SBTRKT. Presented by the National YoungArts Foundation and III Points. Saturday, December 6. National YoungArts Campus, 2100 Biscayne Blvd., Miami. The show starts at 7 p.m., and tickets cost $25 to $37 plus fees via showclix.com. Call 305-377-1140 or visit youngarts.org.
Benoit & Sergio. With Valentin Stip, DJ Three and Uchi. Saturday, December 6. Bardot, 3456 N. Miami Ave., Miami. Doors open at 10 p.m., and tickets cost $20 to $27 via showclix.com. Ages 21 and up. Call 305-576-7750, or visit bardotmiami.com.
Dave Maclean (Django Django) and Psychic Mirrors with DJ Mr. Brown. Saturday, December 6. Gramps, 176 NW 24th St., Miami. Visit grampsbar.com.
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Paris by Night. With Bob Sinclar and Chicco Secci. Saturday, December 6. Wall Lounge, 2201 Collins Ave., Miami Beach. Doors open at 11 p.m., and tickets cost $80 plus fees via wantickets.com. Ages 21 and up. Call 305-938-3130, or visit wallmiami.com.
Discobox with Louie Vega. Saturday, December 6. Basement, Miami Beach Edition, 2901 Collin Ave., Miami Beach. Doors at 11 p.m. Visit basementmiami.com.
Drumcode Showcase. Cari Lekebusch, Manic Brothers, and Allan Gallego. Saturday, December 6. Treehouse, 323 23rd St., Miami Beach. Doors open at 11 p.m., and tickets cost $10 to $20 via residentadvisor.net. Ages 21 and up. Call 305-674-4478, or visit treehousemiami.com.
See also: South Beach's Ten Best Dance Clubs
Erykah Badu, AKA DJ Lo Down Loretta Brown. Saturday, December 6. BET Art Lounge at Fusion MIA, NW Second Ave. and 23rd St., Miami. Doors at 10 p.m.; tickets $25 to $75 via wantickets.com. Visit fusionmia.com.
Safe Off/Basel Special. With Breaker 1 2, and Anthony Naples. Saturday, December 6. Electric Pickle, 2826 N. Miami Ave., Miami. Doors open at 10 p.m., and tickets cost $17.55 to $21.65 via residentadvisor.net. Call 305-456-5613, or visit electricpicklemiami.com.
#NADAWAVE. With DJ Noagi-san and Giacomo aka Mr. G. Saturday, December 6. Sandbar, 6752 Collins Ave., Miami Beach. Doors at 9:30 p.m. Visit nadawave.com.
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