MIAMI-DADE COUNTY & THE KEYS

 

CORAL GABLES 

Café: at Books & Books: 265 Aragon Ave, Coral Gables FL 33134 booksandbooks.com. 442-4408. Every Fri: 7-11pm outdoor Jazz, African, Latin, Island, World. May 30: Oriente. MAP

Fritz & Franz Bierhaus: 60 Merrick Way, Coral Gables, FL 33134  bierhaus.cc (305)774-1883 June 12: Piano Bob's 88s Allstars w/ Rockin' Jake, Bonefish Johnny & Lou Abbott. MAP

Open Stage Club: 2325 Galiano Street, Coral Gables, Florida 33134 openstageclub.com  (305)441-7902 The Miami Jazz Cooperative, Inc. (MJC) is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization the mission of which is to establish and operate a dedicated jazz facility in Miami-Dade County, Florida, for the mutual benefit of jazz students, jazz musicians, and their audience.  To this end, the MJC is committed to supporting the appreciation of jazz in the South Florida community through education and outreach. Miami Jazz Co-op Rent Party - every Monday Night at 8pm, $10, MJC Members and students with ID are admitted free. MAP

CUTLER BAY

 

THE KEYS 

Bayside Grille & Captain Morgan Beach Bar : 99530 Overseas Highway, Key Largo , FL 33037 keylargo-baysidegrill.com (305)451-4885 Dinner service starts at 5pm. Live music every evening Mon - Sat. SPECIAL TOURING ARTIST BLUES EVENTS (7pm unless otherwise noted) -  May 23, 24 (Memorial Weekend): Selwyn Birchwood; June 13: JP Soars & The Red Hots; June 20: The Livesays; June 27: Lauren Mitchell Band; July 4: Albert Castiglia; July 25: Rockin Jake Band; August 22: The Livesays; Oct 9, 10, 11: 3rd Annual Key Largo Songfest (Columbus Day Weekend).   MAP  NEED LODGING?

 

MIAMI/MIAMI GARDENS/N MIAMI/MIAMI SHORES & LAKES/KENDALL

Ball & ChainBall & Chain: 1513 SW 8th Street,  Little Havana, FL 33135 ballandchainmiami.com  Hours of Operation: Mon-Wed Noon-Midnight, Thu-Sat Noon-3am, Sun 2-10pm. Happy Hour Daily 4-7pm. Tapas menu available all day & night. Inside table service is a first come first serve basis.  After 8pm tables are only reserved for Bottle and Specialty Cocktail Pitcher service.  For Bottle Service and/or Specialty Cocktail Pitchers table reservations email: info@BallAndChainMiami.com. Every Wed: Ladies Night & Karaoke. Karaoke starts at 8pm. Free well drinks for the ladies 8-10pm; Every Thur: Litte Havana Under the Stars. Free Salsa Class at 8:30pm, Dance Competition & Party at 10pm; Every Fri & Sat: Live music and DJ 10pm to close; Every Sun: Paella Sunday w/ Delicious Paella, Sangria & Live music and DJ at 2pm. Every Thu, Fri & Sat: Live Jazz w/ Nick Tannura Trio & Special Guests, 6-10pm.  MAP

Le Chat Noir: 2 South Miami Avenue, Miami FL 33130  lechatnoirdesalis.com (305)377-8899  Every Thur: Eddy Oriente Balzola Jazz Jam, 9pm. MAP

Miami Shores Country Club: 10000 Biscayne Blvd, Miami Shores FL 33138 miamishoresgolf.com (305)795-2363.  Sunshine Jazz Organization Series,  ADMISSION $15. AT THE DOOR. SJO MEMBERS $10 w/ CARD. FREE ADMISSION when you become a new  SJO member or renew at the door! May 24: Othello Molineaux Quartet w/ special guest vocalist Mel Dancy!, 6-9pm. MAP

The Fish House: 10000 SW 56th St # 41 (Miller Road) Miami, FL 33165 thefishhouse.com (305)595-8453. Restaurant Hours: Sun - Wed, noon-10pm & Thur - Sat, noon-11pm. Every Mon: Stormy Monday w/ Graham Wood Drout and Jimmy Daniel - drums, AJ Kelly - bass; 7pm, Every Wed: David Leon hosts Pro-Jazz Jam Session (2 drink minimum);  8pm, Every Thur: Pro Blues Jam (2 drink minimum) (w/ Guest Hosts Motel Mel, Michael Wainright, Darrell Raines, George Caldwell, Randy Robins, and Bill Clark).  May 23: Ira Sullivan; May 30: Motel Mel. MAP

 

MIAMI BEACH/N MIAMI BEACH/SUNNY ISLES

Cabaret South Beach: 233 12th Street, Miami Beach FL 33139 TheCabaretSouthBeach.com (305)763-8799 Live Cabaret Entertainment Every Night, 9pm-2am. TICKETED EVENT SERIES - Friday, May 28: Jim Casuso's Cast Party w/Billy Stritch at the piano, 8pm, TICKETS; May 31: A Divine Evening with Charles Busch, 8pm, TICKETS; June 11, 12: Amy & Freddy, 8pm, TICKETS; June 20, 21: Comedy w/ Leslie Jordan, 8pm, TICKETS. MAP

The Betsy Hotel: 1440 Ocean Dr, Miami Beach, FL 33139 (305) 531-6100 www.thebetsyhotel.com  Great classic cocktails just $15; no cover, no drink minimum. reserve your table online now or call 305-673-0044. Every Wednesday & Thursday, 8-11pm: (mostly jazz) Live Music.  May 27, 28: (mostly jazz) Live Music at The Betsy, 8pm,   MAP 

Loews Hotel Hemisphere Lounge: 1601 Collins Ave, Miami Beach FL 33139  (305)604-1601 9pm, May 23, 30: Oriente!