Leon Foster Thomas, Steel Pan Virtuoso, and his band in West African Beats
Unique blends of African and Caribbean influences and spirit evolving from Leon Foster Thomas’ Trinidadian heritage, combined with innovative jazz compositions premiering hit tracks from brand new album “Calasantius.” All accompanied by the choreographer and dancers of Peter London Global Dance Company.
8:00 PM | Sat, February 11
Closer Encounters: The Orchid Adventure
The Orchid Adventure, with the Miami Children’s Chorus, is the first of four upcoming performances of Kojš and Winter’s Knight Foundation Challenge Award project Closer Encounters that aims to rediscover, reclaim and nurture our sense of intimacy and connectives in the post-pandemic era. For the MCC, the performance continues to push the organization’s vision of reimagined performance opportunities for children’s choir.
6:00 PM | Sun, February 12
North Beach Social: PALO!
North Beach Social celebrates the Wolfsonian FIU Museum's 'Turn The Beat Around' exhibition, with an evening of classic Cuban music and visuals, followed by a set by Cuban funk group PALO!
8:00 PM | Thu, February 16
“One of the biggest stealth success stories of recent years has been Big Thief, a US four-piece who have blossomed from scratchy beginnings to become one of the most prolific and adored leftfield guitar bands of recent times.” writes the London Guardian, (...)
7:00 PM | Tue, February 21
Orchestra Miami’s popular series of free outdoor concerts returns with “Unfinished”, featuring two uncompleted works by famous composers.
8:00 PM | Fri, February 24
SBWFF Drag Brunch
South Beach Wine & Food Festival and ABSOLUT® Vodka presents Drag Brunch hosted by David Burtka and Neil Patrick Harris featuring Mistress of Ceremonies Athena Dion and special guest appearance by Bianca Del Rio.
11:00 AM | Sun, February 26
SBWFF Tea Dance and Drag Show
South Beach Wine & Food Festival and ABSOLUT® Vodka presents Tea Dance and Drag Show hosted by Kalen Allen featuring Mistress of Ceremonies Athena Dion with special performance by Thelma Houston
4:00 PM | Sun, February 26
South Florida Symphony Orchestra
"Preserving Our Coral Reef" is very different from a traditional orchestra concert. Designed especially for students, we have created an experience welcomes young them into a safe, interactive environment. The concert combines music and visual performing to introduce students to the amazing world of classical music. Tickets are free to Miami Dade County students. The concert is not open to the public.
10:30 AM | Tue, February 28
Children’s Voice Chorus
Miami Beach Arts in the Parks presents The Children's Voice Chorus, who are collaborating with the world-renowned Uniting Voices Chicago in a celebration of youth voices with 200 singers from Miami and Chicago.
7:30 PM | Fri, March 3
Global Cuba Fest // Alex Cuba
Global Cuba Fest 2023 features multiple Latin Grammy, Grammy, and Juno award-winning singer-songwriter Alex Cuba, a Cuban-Canadian artist with a vast musical vision and powerful sound that combines the best of Cuban music with North American influences.
8:00 PM | Sat, March 4
Cuban Classical Ballet of Miami
The program will include new creations by young choreographers and others already part of the CCBM’s repertoire. Among the novice choreographers presenting contemporary pieces are recently exiled Cuban dancers.
8:00 PM | Fri, March 10
Miami Beach Youth Music Festival
The city's most talent young musicians will showcase on 3 stages throughout the Bandshell and adjacent Park at the 7th annual Miami Beach Youth Music Festival.
3:00 PM | Sat, March 11
Amadou & Mariam: Afroroots Fest
Afro Roots Fest kicks off its 25th anniversary with Amadou and Mariam, the beloved musical ambassadors from Mali.
7:00 PM | Tue, March 14
Kaylan Arnold: North Beach Social
North Beach Social, the free monthly night of music at the Bandshell, features Kaylan Arnold, a young South Florida based reggae-jazz-hip hop artist making waves with her impactful music and lyrics.
8:00 PM | Thu, March 16
Reggae star J BOOG, born and raised on the West Coast, is heavily influenced by his Polynesian upbringing. He was mentored by island reggae icon Fiji, and has fine tuned his sound and style to create a unique blend that transcends continents. Opening set by Likkle Jorde.
8:00 PM | Fri, March 17
New Found Glory
7:00 PM | Thu, March 23
Miami City Ballet Pop Up
A Miami City Ballet Pop-Up Performance, presented free to the community through the Arts in the Parks series.
7:00 PM | Sun, March 26
Alt-folk artist Devendra Banhart in concert.
7:00 PM | Mon, March 27
Nu Deco X Ambassadors
Nu Deco Ensemble is a Miami-based virtuosic and eclectic orchestra that creates genre-bending and collaborative musical experiences. This program features a Fleetwood Mac suite, and a collaboration with X Ambassadors.
8:00 PM | Sat, April 1
Afro-Cuban French twins Lisa-Kaindé and Naomi Díaz, known to the world as Ibeyi, have returned to a world in need of spiritual healing, harmony and magic. They are on their Spell 31 tour, remobilizing the power of their destiny, in support of this gorgeous new work.
7:00 PM | Sun, April 2
7:00 PM | Fri, April 7
Migguel Anggelo LATINXOXO
LATINXOXO clichés Migguel Anggelo's own Venezuelan father's gendered expectations. With indelible precision, weaving in and out of the audience, the artist connects past and present while unraveling the stereotypes that would otherwise constrain him. It is an artful collage of theater, queer comedy, physical movement, and sumptuous song selections.
8:00 PM | Sat, April 8
La Dame Blanche
A singular mix of hip hop, female empowerment, dancehall, and catchy beats -- singer, flautist, and percussionist Yaite Ramos Rodriguez, aka La Dame Blanche, delivers a powerful and compelling sound that summons the spirits. Presented by Tigre Sounds and Rhythm Foundation with support from Casalu.
7:00 PM | Thu, April 13
Deuterman Productions presents popular jamband Spafford in concert.
7:00 PM | Fri, April 14
The progressive rock titans are bringing their 25th Anniversary Tour to Miami Beach.
7:30 PM | Sat, April 15
North Beach Social: Afrobeta
Afrobeta is perhaps the most Miami band in the short but lively history of our city. Their sound transcends genre classifications. Thank you Afrobeta for making our city more fun! The North Beach Social stage is yours and we can’t wait to hear what you bring to it.
8:00 PM | Thu, April 20
Los Auténticos Decadentes
New date! Los Auténticos Decadentes is one of the most beloved and respected Latin rock bands. Formed in Buenos Aires in 1986, their music embraces a fusion of rock, reggae and Latin rhythms.
8:00 PM | Fri, April 21
Arts in the Parks: Tarab Duende
Arts in the Parks - Tarab Duende. Tiffany Madera collaborates with the National Arab Orchestra to create an enchanted world of Egyptian dance and music connecting folklore, history and technology to create new immersive geographies and futures.
7:00 PM | Sun, April 23
Iconic Latin pop group kicks off their 'Back in the USA' tour at the Bandshell
8:00 PM | Thu, April 27
One of the most successful Brazilian artists of all time, with dozens of classic songs and over 30 albums, Lulu Santos brings the Barítono Tour to the United States in May 2023.
8:00 PM | Fri, May 12
The Psychedelic Furs
AEG Presents the legendary post-punk British rock group.
8:00 PM | Sat, May 20
Beloved devotional singer and Grammy-nominated recording artist, Snatam Kaur's Light of Sacred Chant Tour. Snatam is celebrated for her incandescent luminous voice and profound knowledge of mantra. Accompanied by gifted, versatile musicians, her concerts are joyous, transformational experiences providing solace in these difficult times.
7:30 PM | Fri, September 29