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Miami Soul weekend guide: Blue Jeans & Blazers Social, Afropolitan Miami, Beyond Brunch, and more

Miami Soul – your ultimate source for places to go, people to see, and things to do in the Black social scene. Check out this week’s weekend guide from Miami Soul. For a list of weekly reoccurring events, check out


Flow Fridays Spoken Word

Friday, April 1, 8PM – 11PM – Piano Bar, 5805 Seminole Way, Hollywood

Weekly Friday night open mic dinner party hosted by Ingrid B. Admission $10 in advance and $15 general admission with two drink minimum. Advance admission can be purchased online at


Afropolitan Miami

Friday, April 1, 6PM – 11PM – Tempo Lounge, 3607 NW 19th St, Lauderdale Lakes

This monthly First Fridays Afro-Caribbean professional mixer features a night of connections, culture, and a dance party  with an eclectic lineup of music including Afrobeats, Soca, Dancehall, Kompa, and Hip Hop. Come early to network from 6pm – 8pm and stay late for the party from 8pm – 11pm. Free before 7pm with RSVP by March 31 at and $10 with RSVP after 7pm.

Alpha Social Hour

Friday, April 1, 8:36PM – 12:06AM – Brother Jimmys BBQ Dolphin Miami, 11401 NW 12th St, Miami

The gentlemen of the Iota Pi Lamda Chapter of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc hosts an Alpha mix & mingle with happy hour specials. Tickets are $10 in advance and $20 at the door with all proceeds going to the organization’s Men of Tomorrow (MOT) Youth Program. Tickets can be purchased by emailing or at Paypal using the same email.

Sankofa Jazz Fest

Saturday, April 2, 2PM – 6PM – African Heritage Cultural Arts Center, 6161 NW 22nd Ave, Miami

The Sankofa Jazz Fest returns with another entertaining lineup of true jazz artists with performances by pianist Bobby Floyd, vocalist Courtney Mickens, saxophonist Melton Mustafa, and Latin jazz vocalist Cachet Lopez. The concert is free and food vendors will be on site.

2nd Annual Blue Jeans & Blazers Fundraising Social

Saturday, April 3, 8PM – 1st Klass Cafe, 9940 Pines Blvd, Pembroke Pines

L.E.A.D. Nation and the South Florida Youth Summit Planning Committee hosts a social party with music by Hot 105’s DJ DP.  Select open bar from 8pm – 9:30pm. Admission $30 in advance, $40 at the door with 100% of the proceeds benefitting the upcoming South Florida Youth Summit. Tickets are available online at Attire: Blue Jeans & Blazers Chic

Beyond Brunch

Sunday, April 3, Brunch 11AM – 3PM; Day Party 2PM – 5PM – Martini Bar Gulfstream, 601 Silks Run, Hallandale

LIV Alive Social Group hosts an all new weekly Sunday brunch followed by a day party. No cover.

Reggae Sundays

Sunday, April 3, 4PM – 11PM – Wynwood Yard, 56 NW 29th St, Miami

The Spot for Kulcha Shok’s Reggae Sundays has moved from Jazid after 9 years to Wynwood Yard. Enjoy the same musical vibes with the same crew and live bands every week. This first Reggae Sundays in Wynwood kicks off with local favorites Jahfe and Uma Galera. No cover.