Throwback Weekend: PopLife & Off the Radar Party
Relive the days of deep house and dance while discovering new “So Good” tracks by Curses.
Just boozin': Free Beck’s Sapphire the first hour, then $8 PBR/Jameson combos.
Sat 11p. The Garret at Grand Central, 697 N. Miami Ave., Downtown (305-377-2277). No cover before midnight. RSVP here.
Nearby: Finnegan’s on the River; Biscayne Tavern; OTC
Party Rock: Labor Day Weekend Pool Party
Chill poolside with bottles of Courvoisier Gold before tasting pulled pork baguettes from the hotel’s Asian eatery.
Turntables: DJs Jis Music and KD spin hip-hop, reggae, and the occasional Timberlake pop ballad.
Sun 2-9p. The Catalina Hotel & Beach Club, 1720-1756 Collins Ave., Miami Beach (786-970-7403). $10-15 here.
Nearby: Wall Lounge; Sunset Lounge at Mondrian; SLS Hotel
Heavy Metal: 19th Annual Miami Rock
Kick off the night with cheap beer and live bands, including Nuclear Infantry and Terrorist.
Encore: Come Sunday, celebrate the venue’s 34th anniversary with The Young Deads and Rough Crowd live.
Fri & Sun 9p-3a. Churchill’s Hideaway, 5501 NE 2 Ave., Little Haiti (305-757-1807). $5-8.
Nearby: Buena Vista Deli; Lemoni Café; Sweat Records
Captive Lookout: Emerson Dorsch Exhibit Openings
View the off-kilter photo collages from Victoria Fu and rubbery mixed shapes by Matt Rich.
Street crosser: Party next door at Gramps eating from the Ms. Cheezious truck as The Dewars perform.
Tonight 6-9p. Emerson Dorsch Gallery, 151 NW 24 St., Wynwood (305-576-1278). Free.
Nearby: O Cinema; Electric Pickle; Daily Melt