Culture Guide: October 16th – 31st

October 17, 2018admin

And we thought the first half of October in Miami was killer, the second half is an absolute monster. Halloween not included. The rest of the month is filled to the absolute brim live never before. Whether it’s a fall celebration or a ramp up to the eventual holidays, it’s packed with things to do. From horror flick screenings and advocate rallies, to intimate concerts by beloved favorites, check them all out:

Tuesday, October 16th:

Empowering Resilient Women & GirlsThe CLEO Institute created ‘Empowering Resilient Women and Girls, The Power of WE’ – a program for women and adolescent girls to connect the dots between climate change, health risks, economy, emergency preparedness, and civic engagement.
Where: 1717 NW 5th Ave. Time: 5:30PM. Tickets: Free w/ RSVP.

O, Miami Meet & GreetThe submission period for O, Miami 2019 ends on October 25th. Need help with your idea? Want to bounce it off while eating tacos? This will be your only opportunity to submit a proposal in person at this casual meet & greet at Concrete Beach Brewery in Wynwood during their weekly Taco Tuesday.
Where: Concrete Beach Brewery. Time: 5PM – 8PM. Tickets: Free.

Noise Lab Anniversary at Terrestrial FunkTomas Jonas brings his Noise Lab popup record shop to Terrestrial Funk for their One Year Anniversary. Terrestrial Funk is a local record label and shop operated by Miami New Times DJ of the Year, Brother Dan. Every Tuesday they showcase local DJs and operate their mobile record store on the front lot at Gramps. 50% off drinks from four to seven.
Where: Gramps. Time: 4PM – 8PM. Tickets: Free.

Theatre Think Tank: Art’s Role in Social ChangeMiami New Drama presents Theatre Think Tank Series: One Night in Miami…TALK #3: Art’s Role in Social Change. This talk will explore the use of various artforms as catalysts for social change while remaining agents for cultural preservation. In the context of the Bakehouse Arts Complex, Carl Cofield and Michel Hausmann will introduce the background and context for the play, One Night in Miami… and its timely production during the current socio-political climate.
Where: Bakehouse Art Complex. Time: 7PM – 9PM. Tickets: Free.

Chef Allen’s Farm to Table DinnerOnce a month, Chef Allen brings his very successful Farm-to-Table concept to Coral Gables. You’ll find him in Coral Gables with the freshest, seasonal produce, envisioned and masterfully incorporated into a delicious 5-course, plant-based dinner. It’s served community-style, so you can meet your neighbors, and strike up a conversation.
Where: Books & Books. Time: 7PM. Tickets: Get em here.

Taurus Trivia TuesdayLocal comic, Josh Silverman is taking over trivia for the week at Taurus Beer and Whisk(e)y House. Come play and win cash and/or prizes.
Where: Taurus Beer and Whisk(e)y House. Time: 9PM – 11PM. Tickets: Free.

Wednesday, October 17th:

Free Improv Workshop on Lincoln RoadJoin Capital One Café for a fun night of improv workshops and a show! Attendees can expect to dive into introductory games and scene practices useful in a variety of everyday scenarios, as well as on stage! Learn how to communicate effectively, rehash your instincts, and get over your stage fright while having a blast.
Where: Capital One Cafe. Time: 6PM – 9PM. Tickets: Free.

‘Healing Waters’ Photography by JohnBob CarlosAn Exhibit Evening Reception for ‘Healing Waters’, Photography by JohnBob Carlos. The event is free and open to the public and includes performances that begin at 7:30 pm. Exhibition will be on view from October 17, 2018 – January 5, 2019, Daily, 10 am – 4 pm; Free with Estate Admission.
Where: Deering Estate. Time: 7PM – 9PM. Tickets: Free w/ RSVP.

Talks: Heidi ZuckermanJoin Locust Projects and ArtCenter/South Florida for a conversation with Heidi Zuckerman, Nancy and Bob Magoon CEO and director, Aspen Art Museum.During her tenure with the museum, Zuckerman has boosted its stature from local art gallery to internationally-recognized institution.
Where: Locust Projects. Time: 7PM – 9PM. Tickets: Free w/ RSVP.

Words & Wine Open Mic at Las RosasWords And Wine Open Mic, A weekly Tribal Kinda Open Mic. Every Wednesday at 8:30pm, 21+ ONLY. This week Las Rosas has a concert going on in doors so they are Hosting a Special UnPlugged Open Jam out on the back patio! Not a regular open mic night. They will be inviting people to bring their instruments and jam out.
Where: Las Rosas. Time: 8:30PM. Tickets: Free.

SoundScape Cinema SeriesEnjoy the movies under the stars with another season of our SoundScape Cinema Series. Check out the complete schedule for the Miami Beach 2018-2019 SoundScape Cinema Series, this week: “The Red Shoes” 70th Anniversary.
Where: SoundScape Park. Time: 8PM. Tickets: Free.

Aaron Lebos Reality at The Yard – One of Miami’s jammiest guitarists brings his music festival-traveling crew together for one night of funk and jazz at The Wynwood Yard.
Where: The Wynwood Yard. Time: 8PM – 11PM. Tickets: Free.

Bingo with Miss TotoPlay Bingo for FREE with your supreme hostess: Miss Toto! Grab your dauber by the shaft to win drinks, swag, gift certificates, vinyl records, and more! This event is so fabulous that it has been featured in international magazines (so if you haven’t made it yet, you are overdue).
Where: Gramps. Time: 9PM. Tickets: Free.

Thursday, October 18th:

PAMM Third Thursdays Poplife SocialRhythm Foundation is taking over for an electronic edition of PAMM’s Poplife Social, featuring Chicago-based artist Hieroglyphic Being. Making music at the intersection of Deep House, Afrofuturism, avant-jazz, EBM, and international soundscapes, this DJ set will bring all of these influences together for a night of electric artistry.
Where: PAMM. Time: 6PM – 10PM. Tickets: Get em here.

Wine + Shop at The Wynwood Shop – Every third Thursday of the month, the Wynwood Shop brings to you, Wine + Shop. Free Wine, Tarot Readings by Joanna, and special discounts exclusive to this event. If you can’t make it this month, don’t worry because this is a monthly event.
Where: The Wynwood Shop. Time: 6PM – 10PM. Tickets: Free w/ RSVP.

Reine Paradis OpeningMarkowicz Fine Arts presents French artist Reine Paradis for her debut solo exhibition in Miami. Reine Paradis constructs narrative photographs staging herself as the central figure in a surreal landscape. Shot in many locations throughout America, her photo series takes us on an introspective journey across a symbolic a chromatic world projected above the limit of reality and imagination.
Where: Markowicz Fine Art. Time: 6PM – 8PM. Tickets: Free.

Pulsito: New World Symphony Latin TributeExperience the magic of the New World Symphony (NWS) like never before in an outdoor musical celebration: Pulsito! In anticipation of its Pulse: Latin Beats club-style concert on November 9th, NWS Fellows will be taking over the Lincoln Road Euclid Stage on October 18th for a tribute to the rhythms of the Latin world, featuring Miami’s very own Cuban songstress, Leslie Cartaya.
Where: Lincoln Road Euclid Stage. Time: 6PM – 8PM. Tickets: Free.

Right in The Eye Screening – Drawing its inspiration from the fictional fantasy world of Georges Méliès, Right in the eye (En plein dans l’œil) presents a modern rendition of the director’s poetic and playful universe through a live concert – direct from France – accompanied by his classics films. Aptly serving both Méliès’ images and narratives, this unique movie-concert features unique lighting and scenic design that imparts a very special identity, shaping an ingenious production as poetic and wondrous as the films that inspired it.
Where: Coral Gables Arts Cinema. Time: 7PM. Tickets: Get em here.

Elvira: Mistress of the DarkWatch an Uber-Rare screening of Elvira’s movie on the big screen, ELVIRA : MISTRESS OF THE DARK on a room full of Groovy Ghoulies.
Where: Nite Owl Theater. Time: 10PM. Tickets: Get em here.

Nicole Cruz DJ setNicola Cruz is an electronic producer, musician, and DJ. Born in France to proud South American descent, he currently lives and works in Quito, Ecuador, in the heart of the Andes mountains. Nicola started his career as a percussionist, thanks to which he developed an early interest in electronic music.
Where: The Ground. Time: 10PM – 4AM. Tickets: Get em here.

Friday, October 19th:

Fish n’ Chips Pop-UpThe Avenue is back to team up with J. Wakefield Brewing in Wynwood for our British Diner’ Pop-Up Residency from 6pm til 11pm (or until they sell out). They will be serving up their lovely Fish n’ Chips and Scotch Eggs (both traditional & veggie) as well as their NEW Fish Finger Sandwich! With the best craft beers in town.
Where: J. Wakefield Brewing. Time: 6PM – 11PM. Tickets: Free.

Miami Symphony Orchestra LIVEThe Miami Design District Performance Series returns to Palm Court with its FREE weekly Friday evening ensemble of live musical performances produced by 19-time Grammy© Award winning producer Emilio Estefan in collaboration with the Miami Symphony Orchestra presented by the Knight Foundation with special thanks to our friends at American Airlines.
Where: Palm Court, Design District. Time: 6PM – 9PM. Tickets: Free w/ RSVP.

Sounds of Little Haiti BeloFREE CONCERT…..come one, come all, and enjoy melodies by Belo, the Haitian singer/guitarist known for his catchy reggae,and world beat-influenced music and dedication to social issues.
Where: Little Haiti Cultural Complex. Time: 6PM – 10PM. Tickets: Free w/ RSVP.

Meet Your Muse: Photography + Model WorkshopA Photography & Modeling experience unlike any other. Immerse yourself inside a playground of multidimensional photography sets at HGAB Studios. Fill up that content calendar and work alongside professionals in the the industry at our Photographer & Model Meet-Up! This is NOT your average photobooth set-up with cheesy boomerangs and cheap props. You are here to make art.
Where: HGAB Studios. Time: 7PM – 10PM. Tickets: Free w/ RSVP.

Triggered! An Evening with Shelley NovakHosted by Cheap Miami Records and Gramps. Shelley Novak returns for a night of raunchy story telling and insights into the life of Miami’s iconic drag queen! This month’s guest is the delightful Petty Boop.
Where: Gramps. Time: 10PM. Tickets: Free.

PALO! At Ball & ChainGrammy- and Latin Grammy nominated PALO! performs at the legendary Ball & Chain. 21+ No cover charge.
Where: Ball & Chain. Time: 10PM. Tickets: Free.

Saturday, October 20th:

Coral Gables Waterway Canoe TourExplore the history of Coral Gables in this leisurely canoe paddle through the City Beautiful. This guided tour will teach you all about the man-made waterways delightful blend of unique vistas, abundant wildlife, and historic landmarks. This trip meets at the A.D. Barnes Park Nature Center; please bring plenty of drinking water (at least one quart), closed-toe shoes, and protection from the sun.
Where: A.D. Barnes Park Nature Center. Time: 9:30AM. Tickets: Get em here.

Heirloom Tomato & Fall Veggie Seedling TourIts that time of year again! Did you know that the veggie growing season in South Florida is reversed from the rest of the country?! That means we plant our gardens in Fall and tend to our tomatoes, lettuces, edible flowers, mediterranean herbs and kale through winter and spring. For the 6th year Little River Cooperative’s edible nursery will be celebrating the beginning of the season with a big blow out seedling sale.
Where: Little River Cooperative. Time: 10AM, Oct 20th & 21st. Tickets: Free.

Daybreaker MIAOn Saturday, October 20th, meet Daybreaker at Photopia in Magic City Innovation District, y’all. They’re curating one colorful morning — a sunrise reminder that life itself is the occasion, and it’s always worth celebrating. The journey will begin with a yoga sesh courtesy of Adrian Molina. Then tango among splendors and secrets only the October sun knows while DJ Patrick Walsh spins the tunes.
Where: Photopia. Time: 10AM – 1PM. Tickets: Get em here.

Bay Day 2018Miami Waterkeeper is hosting their fourth annual “Bay Day” at Shake-a-Leg’s waterfront marina in Coconut Grove as its signature event for 2018. Fun for the whole family, they look forward to rallying Miami’s community around clean waterways and beautiful beaches! Your choice of boating, kayaking, sailing, or yoga, plus DJs, beers by Veza Sur, Bookleggers Library and more!
Where: Shake-a-Leg. Time: 10AM – 4PM. Tickets: Get em here.

Little Havana Art & Culture Tour – Join HistoryMiami Museum’s Resident Historian, Dr. Paul George, in exploring the street traditions of one of the world’s largest and best-known Cuban neighborhoods outside of Cuba. Discover the significance of the Ceiba Tree with artist Niurca Marquez. Reflect upon the rise of street art in Miami with Daniel Fila, also known as Krave, and view his mural in honor of the Ladies in White. Enjoy traditional Cuban culinary delights as you walk down vibrant Calle Ocho.
Where: Los Pinarenos Fruteria. Time: 10AM – 12:30PM. Tickets: Get em here.

South Florida Seafood FestivalThe South Florida Seafood Festival is a celebration of all things seafood and waterfront living, giving people their fill of the freshest, tastiest delicacies of the sea. Set in Miami’s historic Marine Stadium, this seafood festival provides you to be able to experience a slice of Florida’s diverse culture. What better way to kick off Stone Crab Season than to enjoy it by the sea with LIVE Carribean beats, family fun zones, mojito bars, and more!
Where: Marine Stadium Marina. Time: 11AM – 7PM, Oct 20th & 21st. Tickets: Get em here.

F1 Miami FestivalWelcome to the F1 Miami Festival! Experience Formula 1 in the heart of Miami with F1 cars running through the streets alongside supercars doing doughnuts. Silk City, Diplo and Mark Ronson’s exciting, new collaborative project, will headline the evening concert.
Where: Bayfront Park. Time: 12PM – 7PM. Tickets: Free.

Kitetober Kite Festival at Haulover – For 26 years, Haulover has been taken over by some of the most awe-inspiring kites. Swing by for a day of family fun and learning from an age-old art of physics!
Where: Haulover Park Marina. Time: 12PM. Tickets: Free.

Pumpkin Bisque: Contemporary HorrorsBisque Corp, a subsidiary of Pho Bo Co, under the parent company Borscht Corporation in association with Mana Contemporary, presents to you a steaming hot ladle of Pumpkin Bisque™…We all know Borscht is dead, right? But this creepy one-eyed man on a bike told us the Ghost™ of Borscht comes out every Third Saturday of October to haunt the f out of this creepy old mall in Downtown Miami.
Where: Mana Contemporary Miami. Time: 7PM – 10PM. Tickets: Free.

Taste of Avenue 3: Community DinnerA community dinner to celebrate Taste of Avenue 3! You’ll enjoy small bites provided by local restaurants, live music & performances, plus be among the first to see what’s being planned for revitalizing the two blocks of NE 3rd Ave. This family-friendly community dinner brings together Downtown Miami residents, visitors, and those who work nearby.
Where: NE 3rd Ave. Between Flagler & NE 1st ST. Time: 7PM – 10PM. Tickets: Get em here.

Backyard Bash V: Morris Day and the Time – The annual season kick-off is one of the best parties in Miami, a free, family-friendly celebration of culture, community and music. Relax on the Concert Lawn, listen to great live music performances, and enjoy craft brews and delicious eats. Between sets explore the Center’s many performance spaces, meet the staff, check out the season schedule – and secure seats to your favorite shows!
Where: South Miami-Dade Cultural Arts Center. Time: 7PM – 10PM. Tickets: Get em here.

NWS Wallcast Concert Series OpenerJoin Michael Tilson Thomas in kicking off the New World Symphony’s extraordinary 31st academic year with Latin Grammy Award-winning Venezuelan pianist Gabriela Montero. Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart ushered in a new phase of ingenuity with his Piano Concerto No. 14, perfectly captured by Montero’s dazzling genius. Projected free and open to the public.
Where: SoundScape Park. Time: 7:30PM. Tickets: Free.

NY Night Train Soul Clap & Dance OffDJ Jonathan Toubin is bringing the world’s most popular soul party back to Miami. Get down, all night long to the extra-exceptional, explosive, and exquisite original 1960s soul 45s of New York Night Train DJ Mr. Jonathan Toubin! Get in… and join the Dance-off to win a $100 CASH prize, judged by a distinguished panel of local luminaries. CATCH THE SOUL CLAP!
Where: Gramps. Time: 8PM – 4AM. Tickets: Free.

Rocky Horror Picture ShowJoin O Cinema for a fantastically fun night where you don’t just watch the film, but you become part of the cast! Singing, hooting, hollering, and quoting along are not only allowed but encouraged. So come dressed in costume or just your favorite outfit and feel free to bring your own bag of props for the film or get one of theirs.
Where: O Cinema Wynwood. Time: 9PM – 12AM. Tickets: Get em here.

FACE 2 FACE –  A dungeon dance party located in the basement of the 777 International mall featuring: MUSIC BY – Adobe Deejay, Flor Frances, Gabe Kardashian and more. INSTALLATIONS BY – Amanda Ortega, Ammy Juliet, and Chloe Martini.
Where: Mana Contemporary Mall. Time: 10PM – 3AM. Tickets: Free.

Free DiscoThe Electric Pickle presents their monthly foray into all things Disco. Feat Djs: MICHELLE LESHEM, WILL RENUART + Some Very Special Unannounced Guests that just happen to be in town.
Where: 10PM – 5AM. Time: 10PM – 5AM. Tickets: Free w/ RSVP.

AMIGA Presents SUELTAAMIGA Presents SUELTA, Miami’s Premier Reggaeton, Latin Trap and Baile Funk Party on Saturday, October 20th at 5th Miami. Because everything is better with girl friends.
Where: 5th Miami. Time: 10PM – 5AM. Tickets: RSVP here.

Washed Out DJ SetMusic as a refuge, music as stress relief, music an antidote: Ernest Greene, the songwriter who records as Washed Out, has always embraced those functions with a hint of ambivalence.
Where: Floyd Miami. Time: 11PM – 5AM. Tickets: Get em here.  

Miss Toto’s MissCellaneous Drag ShowIt’s time for another installment of MISSCELLANEOUS, Miami’s most theatrical monthly drag show! Starring the incomparable MISS TOTO for an unbeatable Halloween edition!
Where: Villain Theater. Time: 11:30PM – 2:30AM. Tickets: Get em here.

Sunday, October 21st:

Key Biscayne Kayaking OceansideLet naturalists take you on a journey along the shores of a land that has witnessed the comings and goings of man for over 2000 years, from the Tequesta tribes to the pirates that shipwrecked off shore. Paddle over seagrass beds and sand flats as you make your way past an ancient fossilized reef and into the serene mangrove forests. This trip meets at the Crandon Park Nature Center, please bring plenty of drinking water (at least one quart), closed-toe shoes, and protection from the sun.
Where: Crandon Park. Time: 9:30AM – 12PM. Tickets: Get em here.

Indie Craft BazaarIndie Craft Bazaar is a one day only, independent art and handmade festival. “It’s like stepping into an in real life Etsy!” Featuring over 65 artists, crafters, designers, and makers, plus: DIY activities, food, drink specials, and giveaways!
Where: Revolution Live. Time: 12PM – 5PM. Tickets: $5, Get em here.

I Love You Before, I Love You Now, I Love You After Reception On view September 12-November 9th, this exhibition emphasizes Shakkei, a Japanese term describing 17th century borrowed scenery, is the principle for incorporating background landscape into the composition of a garden, found in traditional East Asian garden design. To highlight the connection between environmental initiatives and contemporary culture in the Everglades, curator Deborah Mitchell also exhibits The Million Orchid Project, an orchid propagation experiment, courtesy of Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden.
Where: AIRIE Nest Gallery. Time: 1PM – 3PM. Tickets: Free.

The Miami FleaFall is almost here, and the Miami Flea is back with a new season. Tell a friend, bring a friend, and make new friends! Ride your bike or walk your dog, but definitely come hang. Sip crafty cocktails, listen to good jams, and support your community’s local artisans.
Where: 90 NE 17th ST. Time: 1PM. Tickets: Free w/ RSVP.

Family Day in the Design District ICA Miami and the Miami Design District invite families to spend an afternoon exploring the cultural offerings of our museum and the surrounding neighborhood. Family Day is every third Sunday of the month unless stated otherwise. Family Day is free and open to the public.
Where: ICA Miami. Time: 1PM. Tickets: RSVP here.

Classic Album Sundays: Sonic Youth + Cocteau TwinsSweat Records + Deja Vu Audio South present Classic Album Sundays Miami. October’s album of the month is SONIC YOUTH Daydream Nation (1988) in honor of its 30th anniversary, and because it’s Sweat GM Emile’s birthday, we’ll be warming up with COCTEAU TWINS Blue Bell Knoll (1988)!
Where: Sweat Records. Time: 5PM – 8PM. Tickets: $6, Get em here.

Flaming Classics: Stage FrightAlfred Hitchcock’s STAGE FRIGHT is one of his notoriously under-appreciated films and marks his brief return to the United Kingdom. The film is unique in that it both features a strong female protagonist as well as the Hitchcock blonde divided into two performances by Jane Wyman and Marlene Dietrich respectively. It is a mystery-thriller with all of Hitchcock’s best signatures, including a dark sense of humor, throughout.
Where: Bill Cosford Cinema. Time: 8PM – 10PM. Tickets: Free.

Monday, October 22nd:

An Evening with Sally FieldIn this intimate, haunting literary memoir, an American icon tells her story for the first time, and in her own gorgeous words, about a challenging and lonely childhood, the craft that helped her find her voice, and a powerful emotional legacy that shaped her journey as a daughter and a mother.
Where: Adrienne Arsht Center. Time: 7:30PM. Tickets: Get em here.

Serving Up The BIZness at GrampsGramps is serving up service industry discounts! Monday nights, from 9pm-2am. $5 Fernet, $5 Jameson, $5 Crown, 20% off Drafts, Wells, and Cocktails. Public service counts, too! Teachers, first responders, fire, police, City, County, etc.
Where: Gramps. Time: 9PM. Tickets: Free.

Wednesday, October 24th:

Michael Franti & Spearhead Stay Human TourMichael Franti and Spearhead with Dustin Thomas & Victoria Canal.
Where: Revolution Live. Time: 6PM. Tickets: Get em here.

EALM Seed Networking & Grammy RallyThe Recording Academy Florida Chapter is hosting a rally to create awareness and educate members about advocacy issues that will be a priority for District Advocate. This event will be open to the local community with live performances, guest speakers, and opportunities to share support via social media. Performers: Teedra Moses, Suenalo, Brika, Yoli Mayor, Elsten Torres, Nicole Henry, Dama Vicke, SunGhosts, Mish Elle, DJ Musicat; Guest speakers: Jon Secada, Manu Manzo, Rico Love, Marcella Araica, Julio Bague, Jorge Mejia, Michael Lewan, Doug Emery.
Where: The Wynwood Yard. Time: 7PM – 10PM. Tickets: Free w/ RSVP.

Alice’s Tea Party | Tea & a Movie at VizcayaImagine Vizcaya as a place unlike any other, at the far reaches of civilization. Designed with whimsy and leisure in mind, movie nights, tea parties and dressing for the occasion were not uncommon. Take a cue from the past and enjoy a screening of Disney’s Alice in Wonderland complemented with high tea along Biscayne Bay. Dress for the theme with your finest tea-party attire!
Where: Vizcaya Museum & Gardens. Time: 6:30PM – 9PM. Tickets: Get em here.

Full Moon Beach MeditationThe full moon guided meditation takes place every month at South Pointe Beach. It is guided by a Trainer from O&O ACADEMY (India).
Where: South Pointe Beach. Time: 7PM – 8:30PM. Tickets: Free w/ RSVP.

Full Moon Drum CircleEnter the park through the 79th street entrance and make a left. Participate! Bring drums, instruments, flow toys, your dancing feet, and good vibes. The police will close the park at midnight so get there early. Keep the beach clean, pick up your trash and any you see around you please.
Where: North Shore Open Space Park. Time: 8PM. Tickets: Free.

Thursday, October 25th:

27 Dinner Series Thai Night x Bulleit BourbonThis month Chef Jimmy Lebron will prepare a Thai inspired dinner with special Bulleit Bourbon cocktails created by Josh Labrada!
Where: 27 Restaurant & Bar. Time: 6:30PM – 11:30PM. Tickets: Get em here.

John Millei | InterrogationsCome by and view John Millei’s first solo exhibition with the gallery!
Where: Fredric Snitzer Gallery. Time: 7PM – 9PM. Tickets: Free.

La Medea – a Greek Myth ReimaginedA Greek Tragedy Reimagined as a Latin-disco Variety Show! Euripides’ myth of the wild foreign woman who vengefully murders her own children is shattered in this genre-bending musical. As a live simulcast and feature film that is directed, performed, shot and edited in real time, Yara Travieso’s La Medea creates a high-stakes vulnerability for cast, crew and audiences alike.
Where: Sandrell Rivers Theater. Time: 8PM, Oct 25th – 27th. Tickets: Get em here.

Hanson String Theory, Live with Orchestra – Yup, that’s the 90s pop brethren Hanson paired with a live orchestra.
Where: The Fillmore Miami Beach. Time: 8PM. Tickets: Get em here.

Music Movie Series: The Public Image is RottenAfter the breakup of the Sex Pistols, John Lydon formed Public Image Ltd (PiL)– his groundbreaking band which has lived on nearly 15 times as long as his first one. He kept the band alive ever since, through personnel and stylistic changes, fighting to constantly reinvent new ways of approaching music, while adhering to radical ideals of artistic integrity. John Lydon has not only redefined music, but also the true meaning of originality.
Where: O Cinema Wynwood. Time: 9PM – 10:30PM. Tickets: Get em here.

Friday, October 26th:

Suwannee Hulaween 2018 – The most magical and jammiest music festival returns to Suwannee Music Park for an epic three days of stellar tunes, interactive installations, and finding yourself among the pines. Go once and you’ll never want to leave.
Where: Suwannee River Music Park. Time: Oct 26th – 28th. Tickets: Get em here.

How to See in the Dark“How to see in the dark” looks to artists who share an interest in the politics of visibility. Toward these concerns, these artists make use of aesthetic and conceptual strategies that privilege the opaque, encrypted, or clandestine. Works in the exhibition negotiate tensions between representation and abstraction, assimilation and interference, action and withdrawal, mastery and unknowing. Folding into darkness, the exhibition invests in improvisational choreographies of refusal and failure, finding respite in the dissolution of figure-ground, near and far, and the thwarting of an easy read.
Where: 12PM. Time: Oct 26th – Dec 9th. Tickets: Free.

Fall Stargazing EventExplore the night sky and the Full Moon with the Southern Cross Astros as they guide you through an exploration of the heavens. Bring a blanket and enjoy a bonfire, refreshments and storytelling.
Where: Fruit & Spice Park. Time: 7PM – 10PM. Tickets: Free.

Maniac Fantastic Season Premiere FinaleWell if you do, or you don’t, or you’re not sure, join POORGRRRL for the first public screening of the new inspiring web series Maniac Fantastic, celebrating the completion of the first season.
Where: Little Spati. Time: 8PM – 3AM. Tickets: Free.

Ladies of LCD Soundsystem DJ TourLadies of LCD Soundsystem is a DJ tour with Nancy Whang and Gavin Rayna Russom. The tour is a celebration of their work as solo artists, and an exploration of their music beyond their work with LCD Soundsystem as keyboard player/vocalist and synthesis respectively.
Where: Floyd Miami. Time: 11PM – 7AM. Tickets: Get em here.

Saturday, October 27th:

2nd Annual Spooky Science Monster MashVisit the Phillip and Patricia Frost Museum of Science on Saturday, October 27 for the 2nd Annual Spooky Science Monster Mash, a unique STEAM spin on Halloween with bone-chilling science experiments and creepy, cool encounters throughout the day.
Where: Frost Science Museum. Time: 11AM – 4PM. Tickets: Get em here.

Photo by Miami New Times


The Miami Record FairTHE MIAMI RECORD FAIR is back for it’s eighth instillation! Brought to you by the kind folks at Terrestrial Funk and Gramps. They’re here to provide you with the largest selection of records Miami has to offer! 28 tables covered in records from a slew of vendors from around South Florida. FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC – family friendly, dog friendly, tens of thousands of records to dig through from private sellers and local vendors.
Where: Gramps. Time: 12PM – 5PM. Tickets: Free.

Elections 2018 Block PartyLHCC is throwing a party to vote together in Little Haiti, co-hosted with Villain Theater and their local community partners Fanm Ayisyen Nan Miyami, The Love Vote, Emerge Miami, The CLEO Institute, and Pridelines! Come out for an afternoon of engagement and entertainment to celebrate the 2018 midterm elections! There will be music, live comedy from Villain Theater, delicious food from Naomi’s Garden Restaurant & Lounge and you’ll hear from Love Voter Alex on why she wants you to vote this year.
Where: Little Haiti Cultural Complex. Time: 3:30PM – 7PM. Tickets: Free.

Triki Triki Halloween at Veza SurIt’s that time of year again… The 2nd Annual TRIKI TRIKI HALLOWEEN FIESTA at VEZA SUR! It’s going down with Xperimento and Locos Por Juana!
Where: Veza Sur. Time: 8PM – 2AM. Tickets: Free w/ RSVP.

Unlimited Devotion Returns to The YardUnlimited Devotion Returns to The Wynwood Yard! Celebrating the music of The Grateful Dead.
Where: The Wynwood Yard. Time: 8PM – 11PM. Tickets: Free.  

Suspiria (4K Restoration)With a remake about to be released (helmed by Call Me By Your Name director Luca Guadagnino), now’s the perfect time to revisit Dario Argento’s masterpiece in a gorgeous 4K restoration that makes the cinematography and music shine like never before. Jessica Harper plays a ballet student who transfers to a prestigious German school only to discover dark, sinister and supernatural forces at work. The nightmarish story is enhanced by elaborate set design and vivid photography that emphasizes the film’s color palette – and it’s wrapped up in an iconic score by progressive rock band Goblin.
Where: Coral Gables Art Cinema. Time: 11:30PM – 1:30AM. Tickets: Get em here.

Sunday, October 28th:

Flaming Classics: Psycho 35mmClosing out QUEER FEAR is one of Hitchcock’s best-known works: PSCYHO. It is among the queerest of the queer in his oeuvre for the way it redefined narrative structure and movie-going habits, and played with genre. It even denotes its own chapter in Alexander Doty’s Flaming Classics, from which we stole the name of the series.
Where: Bill Cosford Cinema. Time: 8PM – 10PM. Tickets: Free.

Tuesday, October 29th:

Tidal Town HallThis Tidal Town Hall event is an opportunity for voters to hear ideas for solutions to Sea Level Rise and other related topics directly from candidates running for public office, so that they may make an informed choice at the polls. Candidates for office at all levels of government, from Congress to Florida’s state legislature, to local municipal positions will be asked to discuss their plans for action to protect Floridians from the risks inherent in rising seas at these nonpartisan forums.
Where: Women’s Club of Coconut Grove. Time: 6:30PM – 8PM. Tickets: RSVP here.

Serving Up the BIZnessGramps is serving up service industry discounts! Monday nights, from 9pm-2am. $5 Fernet, $5 Jameson, $5 Crown, 20% off Drafts, Wells, and Cocktails. Public service counts, too! Teachers, first responders, fire, police, City, County, etc.
Where: Gramps. Time: 9PM. Tickets: Free.

Wednesday, October 30th:

All the President’s Men w/ Panel DiscussionThe Washington Post assigns reporters Bob Woodward (Robert Redford) and Carl Bernstein (Dustin Hoffman) to cover the arrest of four burglars who broke in to the Democratic National Convention Headquarters inside the Watergate complex.
Where: Coral Gables Art Cinema. Time: 7PM – 9:30PM. Tickets: Get em here.

Terrestrial Funk 2nd Annual Monster MashJoin Terrestrial Funk at Gramps to dance and conjure spirits from the ether. Live Bands & Performers: Poorgrrrl, Donzii, Dracula, The Imbecile (halloween organ spooktacular), Ded Cooter. DJs: Brother Dan, Franco Alexander.
Where: Gramps. Time: 8PM – 1AM. Tickets: Free.

Thursday, October 31st:

SoundScape Cinema SeriesEnjoy the movies under the stars with another season of our SoundScape Cinema Series. Featuring a special Halloween showing of “Night of the Living Dead”.
Where: SoundScape Park. Time: 8PM. Tickets: Free.

Alice in 1derland Halloween PartyCuriouser and curiouser. Follow us down the rabbit hole to 1 Hotel Rooftop this Halloween as we completely transform into a 1DERLAND that will take you to another world. With Veuve Clicquot supplying our Mad Tea Party, there will be nothing left to the imagination. Sounds by YISSEL. Costumes encouraged. 21+.
Where: 1 Hotel. Time: 9PM – 2AM. Tickets: RSVP at

Halloween with Yelle LiveWe’re spending our Halloween with French electro pop icon, Yelle, performing live on the Ground stage.
Where: The Ground. Time: 9PM – 12AM. Tickets: Get em here.

80s Halloween Dance PartyHalloween Rager! Covering your favorite ’80s classic songs with a live band! DJ set by DJ Hottpants. Sign up for KARAOKE from 11-12 PM!
Where: Villain Theater. Time: 9:30PM – 12AM. Tickets: Get em here.