Club + Bars

Where to party in Miami this weekend - June 11-16

So much to do so little time; pool parties, anniversaries and amazing DJs rocking the decks all over South Florida.  Here are my top party picks for this week. Enjoy!

Tuesday, June 11

Slap & Tickle

3456 N Miami Ave., Miami

Who says weekends are the only days made for fun?  Head over to Bardot Miami for an all new Slap & Tickle featuring music by Mike Deuce alongside residents Panic Bomber, Santiago Caballero, and Pirate Stereo. Doors open at 11 p.m., dress code is trendy chic, there’s no cover and there will be plenty of drink specials throughout the night. 

Friday, June 14

Off the Hookah presents LA Riots

111 SW 2nd Ave., Ft. Lauderdale

Take a little trip to Off the Hookah Ft. Lauderdale and party it up with special guest LA Riots taking over the decks until 4 a.m. Dance to electro house beats such as “Hello,” “London to LA” and “In My City” to name just a few.  Admission is only $10, dress code is chic but comfortable, and you must be 21+ to get in.

It’s Raining B*tches at Mokai

235 23rd Street, Miami Beach

If you’re looking to stay local, I say start the weekend at Mokai. It’s Raining B*tches this weekend with DJ Konflikt for a special I Shine 365 Weekend Warrior Fridays! Dance it up with some of Miami’s finest in the posh lounge until 5 a.m.   Doors open at 11 p.m.  For guest list click here.

Saturday, June 15

Bleau Beach Party presents Bingo Balls

4441 Collins Ave., Miami Beach

The weekends were made for Fun In the Sun! Head over to Arkadia for Bingo Balls and DJ Carli Nicholas rocking the turntables from noon till sundown.  For table reservation 786-457-4159

Return to Arkadia on Sunday for an afternoon of poolside fun with DJs Paul E, Alex Poxada, Kquimbo, and Erick P.  Upstairs at LIV this week don’t miss Dirty Hairy with Jeffrey Tonnesen followed by the Revealed North American tour on Thursday with Dyro and Dannic; get funky with Kayper on Friday; get crazy for Cedric Gervais birthday celebration on Saturday; and close out with a performance by Wale on Sunday.  One location – two different ways to party through the week.

Gabriel & Dresden Rock Gryphon

5707 Seminole Way, Davie

So much to do North and South this weekend if you’re not on South Beach, make your way to the Hard Rock to get on the dance floor with special guests DJ/Producer team Gabriel and Dresden alongside Alej Varez. Dance to classic trance hits like “Tracking Treasure Down” and deep house beats with tunes like “8Bar”, and more. Tickets are $25 in advance at

Bamboo 1-Year Anniversary

550 Washington Ave., Miami Beach

Back on South Beach you don’t want to miss the 1-Year anniversary of Bamboo.  The Parisian Theater turned Miami hotspot has been on the map making a splash with amazing entertainment week after week.  This week they are celebrating the special event with Dutch DJ Duo team Showtek.  These guys will be rocking the decks with hard dance hits “Get Loose,” “Hey!” and many more.  This is one celebration you will definitely want to see!  Doors open at 11 p.m., dress code is strictly enforced and you must be 21+ to get in.  Tickets are available in advance at  Early Arrival is suggested as this promises to be a packed house!

Sunday, June 16

***Bonus Pick***

Privileged Sundays at the Delano

1685 Collins Ave., Miami Beach

Delano Beach Club is joining in on the summer festivities with the all new Privileged Sundays pool party. Kicking off the weekly series on June 16th, guests will can enjoy poolside spa treatments from Club Essentia Wellness Retreat and enjoy treats from Bianca while resident DJs including Dave Sol, Tavin Reiter and Prab K keep the funky, deep house jams spinning till the sun goes down.  Doors open at 2 p.m., for cabana/daybed reservations please call 305-924-4071 or email DBCVIP@LIGHTMIA.COM.

Dream Sundays

1111 Collins Ave., Miami Beach

Summers are all about the pool parties, another option for Sunday Funday is over at Dream Hotel where you can soak up the sun on the rooftop pool while dancing to music by DJ Stefano Ravasini and DJ Amalia Leandro.  Doors open at noon and admission is free.  For table reservations or cabanas call 305-810-9959.