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 miami.com/miami-soul.
Museum on the Rise: A VIP Reception
Friday, April 10, 6PM – 8:30PM – Patricia & Phillip Frost Museum of Science, 3280 S Miami Ave, Miami
The Patricia & Phillip Frost Museum of Science and The Institute of Jamaica Natural History Museum of Jamaica under the patronage of the Consul General of Jamaica to Miami hosts a VIP reception for the cultural exchange project that is building a bridge between students and scientists in Jamaica and the US. RSVP at TTutt@frostscience.org.
Erica Campbell in Concert
Friday, April 10, 8PM – 11PM – Cooper City Church of God, 9191 Stirling Rd, Cooper City
Grammy award winning gospel artist Erica Campbell from the group Mary Mary will be performing live off her new solo album. General admission $25; VIP admission with meet & greet included is $35. Tickets online at https://secure.accessacs.com/access/eventlogin.aspx?id=P1q5SXLhWv0yjqI3cE6QkQ%3D%3D&site=92029&
Destination Fridays: Trinidad & Tobago
Friday, April 10, 6:30PM – 9:30PM – African-American Research Library & Cultural Center, 2650 Sistrunk Blvd, Ft. Lauderdale
This month’s Destination Fridays cultural event features the Soca energy and festive Carnival culture of the island of Trinidad & Tobago. There will be steel drum sessions and lessons, a limbo contest, signature Trinidadian dishes, and a collection of Trinidad art in the gallery. Come dress to party. Admission $10. For info: eventbrite.com/e/destination-friday-trinidad-tobago-tickets-16157806434
A Night of Soul featuring Shirley Murdock, Sunshine Anderson and more
Friday, April 10, 8PM – James L Knight Center, 400 SE 2nd Ave, Miami
The best in R&B and soul is featured with a homeless benefit concert with live performances by Meli’sa Morgan, Shirley Murdock, The Delfonics Revue, Glen Jones, and hosted by Sunshine Anderson. Tickets on sale at ticketmaster.com
Miami Soul Sessions 80’s vs 90’s Party
Saturday, April 11, 10PM – 3AM – Grand Central 697 N Miami Ave, Miami
It’s a battle of the decades with A Fly Guy and DJ LS One at this weekly live music event. Admission $10 and can be purchased online at eventbrite.com/e/miami-soulsessions-80s-vs-90s-party-with-aflyguy-djlsone-tickets-16301504238?. All Aries in free before 12am.
Indique Miami Boutique Grand Opening
Saturday, April 11, 1PM – 4PM – Indique Miami, 7295 Biscayne Blvd, Miami
Global hair extensions company, Indique Hair, opens its fifteen location in the MiMo district. The grand opening feature complimentary hair giveaway, exclusive discounts, styling tips, and more. Indique Hair Co-Founder and Creative Director Ericka Dotson will also host a ribbon cutting ceremony at 1pm.
Mondrian Sundays: African Pool Disco
Sunday, April 12, 1PM – 8PM – Mondrian South Beach, 1100 West Ave
The Mondrian Poolclub hosts a new weekly Sunday lineup with this week’s lineup featuring an African musical experience featuring Nu Disco, African Disco, and Classic Disco.