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Miami Soul weekend guide: Questlove spin session, Florida Derby fancy hat brunch, Spoken Soul, and more

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Spring Break Greek Comedy Jam

Wednesday, March 25, Reception: 6PM. Showtime: 7PM – Improv Comedy Club at Hard Rock, 5700 Seminole Way, Hollywood

The Ft. Lauderdale Alumni Chapter of Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, inc. and the Chi Psi Omega Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. hosts a Greek themed night of laughter hosted by comedian Rod Z of Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc. Music provided by DJ Scoobz of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc. Proceeds benefit each chapters’ mentoring and scholarship programs. Admission $20 and available online at Each ticket purchased receives two VIP guest passes for future Improv shows.

South Florida Black Professionals After Five Mixer

Friday, March 27, 6PM – 9PM – Tokyo Blue at Ocean Manor Resort, 4040 Galt Ocean Dr, Ft Lauderdale

The monthly networking event presents another social mixer with a complimentary drink and complimentary appetizers from 6:30pm – 7:30pm. Admission $10 at the door or $5 off with online pre-registration at

The Clutch: A Women’s Month Spoken Soul Experience

Friday, March 27, 8PM – 1AM – Piano at Hard Rock, 5805 Seminole Way, Ft Lauderdale

In recognition of Women’s Month, this week’s spoken word event features women poets with proceeds to benefit The Lotus House, A Better Way, and Camillus House. Items needed for donation: Travel Size – Wet Wipes – Deodorant – Toothpaste – Mouthwash – Tooth Brushes – Nail Polish Remover – Lotion – Mascara – Eyeliner – Chapstick – Lip Gloss – Sanitary Items – Emery Boards – Shampoo – Conditioner – Styling Products, and purses that you no longer use. Tickets discounted $10 online; $20 general admission at

Questlove Spin Session

Saturday, March 28, 1AM – 4AM – Foxhole, 1218 14th Ct, Miami Beach

If you’ve never been to a Questlove spin session then you’re missing out on nothing but the most energetic, eclectic, and dynamic blend of fusion music by The Roots drummer, Questlove. His spin sessions are also always free. No cover all night.

Fancy Hat Day at the Races

Sunday, March 29, 12PM – 2:30PM – Ten Palms at Gulfstream Village, 901 S Federal Hwy, Hallandale Beach

The Gwen S. Cherry Black Women Lawyers Association hosts an afternoon of networking, brunch, and thrilling horse race at the Florida Derby to benefit the organization’s Fellowship at Legal Services of Greater Miami. Prize given to the fanciest hat. Tickets $60 to members and $75 to non-members, and can be purchased online at

Mellow Dramatic Mondays

Monday, March 30, 8PM – 12AM – The Cabaret, 233 12th St, South Beach

Ingrid B hosts a Sip & Sing open mic event featuring poets, singers, and musicians. $5 cover all night and $10 drink specials.