When you live in the 305, there's never such a thing as "partying too hard."
I mean, with an endless supply of nightly bashes attracting world-class DJs, A-list celebrities, and drop-dead-gorgeous creatures, how can you party too hard?
Just check out the six best South Beach bashes going down this week. Here's to happy partying.
See also: Five Best Concerts in Miami This Week
Bob Marley B-Day Bash 2014: A Tribute to the Legend. With Johnny Dread, Ephniko and the Sound Squad, Uma Galeria, DJ Ross Espi, and others. Thursday, February 6, 9 p.m., Trade, 1439 Washington Ave., Miami Beach; trademia.com. $5. Bring out the ganja and Red Stripe -- we're celebrating the 69th birthday of reggae master Bob Marley with positive vibes from Johnny Dread, Uma Galeria, and other rasta lovers. Yeah, mon.
See also: New Times' Concert Calendar
Paul Oakenfold. With Dave Sol. Friday, February 7, 11 p.m., Story, 136 Collins Ave., Miami Beach; 305-538-2424; storymiami.com. Tickets cost $30-$40 plus fees via wantickets.com. Ages 21 and up. Get ready for a "Starry Eyed Surprise" with EDM legend Paul Oakenfold and his Grammy-nominated beats.
Markus Schulz. Friday, February 7, 11 p.m., Mansion, 1235 Washington Ave., Miami Beach; 305-695-8411; mansionmiami.com. Tickets cost $30 plus fees via wantickets.com. Ages 21 and up. "There's a heat wave coming, and it's rushing in." Do you feel it? It's just America's Best DJ veteran Markus Schultz "taking everybody on a journey through the [steamy Miami] night."
Alexi Delano. With Butane, Hardline, and Ms. Mada. Friday, February 7, 11 p.m., Treehouse, 323 23rd St., Miami Beach; 305-614-4478; treehousemiami.com. Tickets cost $15 plus fees via wantickets.com. Ages 21 and up. According to his official Resident Advisor bio, Chilean DJ "Alexi Delano dwells in the perfect balance between shiny minimalism and dark vivacious techno." Guess that must be why "[He] Shines" on the dance floor.
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Martin Garrix. With Mednas. Saturday, February 8, 11 p.m., LIV, 4441 Collins Ave., Miami Beach; 305-674-4680; livnightclub.com. Tickets cost $60-$90 plus fees via wantickets.com. Ages 21 and up. Martin Garrix is DJ prodigy. At 17, the Dutch boy has already topped charts with his "Animals" remix and worked with legendary beat-bangers like Sander van Doorn. With those mad skills, we can only imagine what the future holds for Garrix.
Danny Tenaglia. With Hardline. Saturday, February 8, 11 p.m., Story, 136 Collins Ave., Miami Beach; 305-538-2424; storymiami.com. Tickets cost $30-$40 plus fees via wantickets.com. Ages 21 and up. Do you "understand the concept of love?" From a musical perspective, love is "every dancer's secret discovery, a random purchase at the record store, a reluctant night out that unexpectedly turned magic," or maybe it's just Danny Tenaglia.