Club + Bars

Top 11 Things to Do This Labor Day Weekend - Nightlife Edition


1. Go to the beach…Nikki Beach, that is. The famed venue will host a day-long Declaration Of Dance this Saturday featuring artists like Shlomo Aber, Kevin Sauderson, and Marco. Plus, they’re giving away a table to one lucky winner who shares this article to social media and tags The party starts at noon! (Nikki Beach – 1 Ocean Drive, Miami Beach, FL)

2. Go for a night swim at Delano Beach Club. Delano Beach Club’s Night Swim pop-up pool party became an instant hit among South Beach party-goers when it launched earlier this summer. Pencil it into your LDW party schedule this Sunday, September 6 if you’re down for grilled bites, ice cream, fire dancers, dancing mermaids and glow-in-the-dark floaties. The party (which is free) starts 7 p.m. and will run until late. (Delano South Beach, 1685 Collins Avenue, Miami Beach, FL)

3. Don your daisy dukes and cowboy boots at SHOTS Miami. If you’re feeling western, SHOTS Miami will celebrate Labor Day Weekend by hosting Wynwood’s first ever country-themed party. Featuring drink specials, giveaways, live performances BBQ bites by Tuto’s Street Cuisine, Barnival will kick off at 7 p.m. on Sunday, September 6. Guests are encouraged to dress up country style to the free party, but don’t worry – that isn’t the only kind of music on the playlist for the night. (SHOTS Miami, 311 NW 23rd Street, Miami, FL)

4. Grab a beer and get funky at Whiskey Blue. For those of you who live in Broward or plan on escaping there to avoid Miami’s notorious party crowds, head over to Whiskey Blue at W Fort Lauderdale, where local brewery Funky Buddha will be taking over their monthly Beer Garden series with a wide and diverse selection of craft brews on draft. Local band SOSOS will perform live. The event is free; valet parking is $5 with validation. (W Fort Lauderdale, 401 N Fort Lauderdale Beach Blvd, Fort Lauderdale, FL)

5. Party like a local at TSL. One of Wynwood’s most inconspicuous hidden gems, the Social Lubricant Lounge is beloved among those who know for its eclectic crowd, gorgeous outdoor terrace setting, memorable parties and great drink specials. This Friday, September 4, TSL kicks off LDW with a night of deep house grooves provided by local DJ Nightvision, and a live performance by X3SR. Well drinks are $5 from 9-11 p.m. The event is 21+ and starts at 8 p.m. (TSL, 167 NW 23rd Street, Miami, FL)

6. Get your brunch on at Tongue & Cheek. Famous for their house-made donuts, lemon ricotta pancakes, and bottomless Bloody Mary, Bellinis and Mimosas, Tongue & Cheek is a Miami brunch staple. The local hot spot will host a special Labor Day Brunch on Monday, September 7 starting at 11 a.m. And while this is a nightlife guide, their Fried Chicken and Waffles sure can cure a Monday morning hangover. Photo/Zagat. (Tongue & Cheek, 431 Washington Avenue, Miami Beach, FL)

7. Preview Heart Nightclub. While everything has been quite hush-hush surrounding Miami’s newest 24-hour nightclub, Heart has announced it will be hosting its first preview party Friday, September 4. Desolat producer Hector will be headlining the club’s rooftop terrace. This event is 21+ and tickets are available at (Heart, 50 NE 11 Street, Miami, FL)

8. Salute the summer at Segafredo Brickell. The happy hour hotspot will host a series of parties from Thursday, September 3 through Sunday, September 6 for their 4th Annual Grand Labor Day Fest. Thursday night’s party theme is Naught Nautical, Friday’s theme is American Beauty (free sponsored cocktails from 6-7 p.m.!), Saturday’s theme is Labor of Love Haute Hippie, and Sunday will channel Endless Summer bohemian vibes. (Segafredo Brickell, 1421 South Miami Avenue, Miami, FL)

9. Go all white at Hyde Beach. Whether or not you plan on wearing white beyond labor day, SLS South Beach wants you to dress up like it’s your last chance this Friday, September 4 for Hyde Beach’s White Out! Labor Day party. Local resident DJ YSL will set the mood before UK headliners EC Twins take over the dance floor. We’ve also heard there will be mermaids, angels and stilt walkers. The party is 21+ and starts at 10 p.m. (Hyde Beach at SLS South Beach, 1701 Collins Avenue, Miami Beach, FL)

10. “F*ck Work” and party at Libertine. Set apart by its eclectic soundtrack, speakeasy vibe and ‘open till whenever’ policy, Libertine Miami has gone from best kept secret to best after hours bar experience in the few months since it opened. This Friday, September 4, Libertine says “F*ck Work, Let’s Dance” with a special Labor Day party featuring sounds by DJs Andie Sweet Swirl, Michelle Leshem and Jeremy Ismael. As always, the party will run from 10 p.m. ‘till whenever. Photo/Adam Lalani Photography.(Libertine Miami, 40 NE 11th Street, Miami, FL)

11. Pop some champagne in style at STK. This Monday, Septebmer 7, trendy lounge/chow spot STK will bust out the glamour with an all-white ‘Magnum Monday’ running from 9pm until late. The centerpiece of the event: $175 bottles of Moet Ice Magnum and special performances by guest DJs. (STK, 2311 Collins Avenue, Miami Beach, FL)