Woop, WooP! It’s game time – ULTRA WEEEKEND is here! From pool parties, beach fiestas, and all those fabulous club and hotel events it’s all about the amazing DJs and the electrifying house music. There are so many events that picking five was impossible, so I doubled up and went with 10. (Duh, it’s March Madness!) With that said, here is my list of top parties this week! For more, click here for our Ultra Week Top Picks
WEDNESDAY, MARCH 23
Red Room at the Shore Club
1901 Collins Ave. Miami Beach
Start your week in the Red Room as Planet E & Desolat present Carl Craig, Loco Dice, Martin Buttrich & Stacey Pullen. They are taking over the intimate lounge at the Shore Club to celebrate the 20 year anniversary of Carl Craig’s Planet-E. Tickets for this event are only $20.
Doors open at 9 p.m. and tickets are available at Planet Advisor
Funkagenda presents Funk Farm at Arkadia
4441 Collins Ave., Miami Beach
Another great event on Wednesday is the Funk Farm takeover at Arkadia Lounge. Sultan + Ned Shepard, John Dahlback, Jordy Lishious, and Da Fresh Trent, Cantrelle and Michael Woods will all rock it out on the decks to showcase the very best of Funk Farm Records. Tickets are currently $45 on WantTickets.com.
Dress code strictly enforced and doors open at 11 p.m.
THURSDAY, MARCH 24
Size Matters at WALL
2201 Collins Ave., Miami Beach
Keep the festivities on the more intimate side by heading over to the exclusive WALL Lounge at the W South Beach where special guests Steve Angello, AN21, Max Vangeli and Matteo Dimarr will rip the decks for a special Size Matters event. Dress to impress, this is a strict door policy venue and you don’t want to be left outside the velvet ropes this evening. It all starts at 11 p.m.
FRIDAY, MARCH 25
No Sugar Added at Nikki Beach
1 Ocean Drive, Miami Beach
The party continues Friday starting early as No Sugar Added takes over Nikki Beach for an all-day beach party featuring some of the hottest DJs in the world. Party non-stop from noon until 5 a.m. Some of the DJs in the line-up include Chuckie, Max Vangeli, David Tort, Sharam, Harvard Bass, Dada Life, Sultan, LA Riots, AN21, and many more. Seriously, its going to be INSANE.
Tickets are on sale at WantTickets.com
Jermaine Dupri Rocks Louis
2377 Collins Ave., Miami Beach
When the lights go down and you’ve had enough of the sand, head over to Louis at the Gansevoort for a night with special guest, superstar producer Jermaine Dupri. Misfit Fridays gets a little hip-hop and house music mash with this all-star DJ/ Producer. Let’s hear it for the “Black and Red” remix.
Doors open at 11 p.m. and tickets available at WantTickets.com
SATURDAY, MARCH 26
Shine at the Shelborne X MIX Party
1801 Collins Ave., Miami Beach
Saturday prepare to dance your cares away in the underground club located at the Shelborne as X Mix Productions presents the X Mix party with special guest DJs Armand Van Helden, Junior Sanchez, Sneak Todd Terry, Kenny Dope, Felix da Housecat, Bad Boy Bill and Harry “Choo Choo” Romero.
It all starts at 10 p.m. and tickets are currently $25 on WantTickets.com
Erick Morillo Birthday at LIV
4441 Collins Ave., Miami Beach
For the main event on Saturday there is none other than the huge birthday celebration of one of Miami’s favorite DJs – ERICK MORILLO! He’s doing it up big at one of the biggest and best clubs on South Beach – LIV. He’ll rock the house with DJs Sunnery James and Ryan Marciano for an ultimate birthday event.
Tickets are currently $375 at WantTickets.com
SUNDAY, MARCH 27
Nervous Pool Party at the Clevelander, Part II
1030 Ocean Drive, Miami Beach
Close your weekend at the Clevelander for the Nervous Pool Party II. Nervous Records is bringing in some of their finest talent on their label to give the crowd an amazing show right on Ocean Drive. Some of the DJs include Oscar G, Peter Rauhofer, Junior Sanchez, Superchumbo, Muzzaik, Ralph Falcon, Theo, Ramon Tapia, Hex Hector, Rene Amesz, Ralph Berr, Lazaro Casanova, DMS12, Edgar V, and a surprise guest that will get you very excited!
It all starts at 11 a.m. and tickets are available at WantTickets.com
Closing Party at the Surfcomber
1771 Collins Ave, Miami Beach
For an insane pool party, head over to the Surfcomber for their legendary close out event featuring DJ sets by over 20 DJs from around the world such as Mark Knight, David Tort, Loco Dice, Wally Lopez, Axwell, Dirty South, Funkagenda, and more. This is the ultimate pool party of the weekend. There’s going to be hot chicks, great music, and as for rules – well, there are none!
The fun starts at 11 a.m. Tickets available at WantTickets.com
Florida Room at the Delano Presents Felix da Housecat
1685 Collins Ave., Miami Beach
End it all right where you started by heading back to the Florida Room at the Delano as MixMag presents Son of Analogue Record Release Party with music by international superstar Felix da Housecat. Break it down to hits like “Thee Anthem”, “Kickdrum”, and more. It all kicks off at 10 p.m.