Stage Jam: Eagle Chief at Blackbird Ordinary
Miami rock in a concert venue that’s totally Miami.
Soaring tunes: The local rock trio burns up the stage while DJ’s Contra and Damion Yancy, above, spin.
Tonight 10p. Blackbird Ordinary, 729 SW 1 Ave., Brickell (305-671-3307). No cover.
Nearby: OTC; Burger & Beer Joint; Fado Irish Pub
Eyes Wide Open: DreamAwake Label Launch Party
Help local dog rescues while knocking back free Coco Loco cocktails.
Artist showcase: Label founder and artist Tamere packs the dance floor with moody beats.
Tonight 9p. Bardot, 3456 N. Miami Ave., Midtown (305-576-5570). No cover.
Nearby: Gigi; Electric Pickle; SuViche
Artful Rock: Cutler Bay Music and Art Festival
30 bands take to three stages for non-stop, guitar-heavy tunes.
Heavy metal: Enter for a chance to win vintage and new guitars from MaxAxe.
Sat 2p-2a. Cutler Bay Sports Bar & Grill, 20305 OId Cutler Rd., Cutler Bay (305-303-3976). $5 at the door.
Nearby: 3&Out Irish Sports Tavern; World of Beer; Harvey’s Smokehouse BBQ
Corks and Ales: Fine Wine Upscale Ales
Sample wines from more than 10 countries like the 2011 Montirius Cotes du Rhone and 2010 Novelty Hill Cab or swoon your date with worldwide craft beers.
Taste and listen: Sample bites by local chefs and listen to Litus Saxophone & Violin.
Sat 7:30p. Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden, 10901 Old Cutler Rd., Miami (305-667-1651). $85 here.
Nearby: Duffy’s Tavern; Titanic Restaurant & Brewery; Tropical Chinese Restaurant