The National Gay and Lesbian Task Force hosts the official Miami Recognition Dinner “Sparkle” Preview Party with famed drag queen Daisy Deadpetals. Guests will be treated to a complimentary open bar and light bites. Q Lounge, 841 Washington Ave., Miami Beach; RSVP at rsvp@theTaskForce.org.
If you never thought band geeks could be cool, think again: French Horn Rebellion is a super-talented duo of Brooklyn brothers who grew up playing the French horn and bassoon with a sound more like the electro-funk hipsters Hot Chip and Daft Punk than a high-school brass band. Afrobeta and Auto Body open. Green Room, 109 SW Second Ave., Fort Lauderdale; www.greenroomlive.com; $10.
LIV presents a night of dancing with Dutch DJ/producer Oliver Twizt. 4441 Collins Ave., Miami Beach; 305-674-4680; $30 at Wantickets.com.