MIAMI-DADE COUNTY & THE KEYS

 

CORAL GABLES 

Coral Gables Congregational Church: 3010 De Soto Boulevard, Coral Gables, FL 33134 communityartsprogram.org  Community Arts Program 2015 Summer Concert Series, 8:00 p.m. Every other Thursday - Through August 13. GENERAL TICKET: $30 advance, $35 at the door (based on availability). PATRON TICKET: $50 advance; $55 at the door (based on availability. PATRON SERIES: $270 (All SIX Concerts). Order tickets by calling (305) 448-7421, ext. 153.  Or on line at CommunityArtsProgram.org . July 2: JAMES TORMÉ; July 16: AWADAGIN PRATT, classical pianist; July 30: JASON MARSALIS VIBES QUARTET; August 13: ARTURO O’FARRILL AND THE AFRO LATIN OCTET. MAP

Fritz & Franz Bierhaus: 60 Merrick Way, Coral Gables, FL 33134  bierhaus.cc (305)774-1883 July 10: Piano Bob's 88s Allstars Featuring Cadillac Chuck; July 24: Piano Bob's 88s  Allstars w/ Bonefish Johnny, Billy Burns & 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. July 6: Sound of Vision - back by popular demand; 13: Mike Gerber & Ira Sullivan; 20: Cole Porter Tribute led by Jaui Schneider; 27: Sammy Figueroa IMAGINARY WORLD Featuring Silvano Monasterios & Gabriel Vivas CD Release PartyMAP

 

THE KEYS 

 

Bayside Grille & Captain Morgan Beach Bar : 99530 Overseas Highway, Key Largo , FL 33037 keylargo-baysidegrill.com (305)451-3380 The BEST Sunset view in the Keys! Dinner service starts at 5pm. Live music every evening Mon - Sat. SPECIAL TOURING ARTIST BLUES EVENTS (7pm unless otherwise noted) - July 4: Albert Castiglia; July 18: Joey Gilmore; 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. July 3: Jazz set 6-10pm inside & Suénalo at 9:30pm on the Pineapple Stage; 4: Jazz set 6-10pm inside & Tony Succar playing live at 9:30pm on the Pineapple Stage; 5: Vlade Divak from 4pm-8pm; 10: Jazz set 6-10pm inside & Locos por Juana at 9:30pm on the Pineapple Stage; 11: Jazz set 6-10pm inside & Tito Puente Jr. playing live at 9:30pm on the Pineapple Stage; 12: Vlade Divak from 4pm-8pm.  MAP

Le Chat Noir: 2 South Miami Avenue, Miami FL 33130  lechatnoirdesalis.com (305)377-8899  Every Thur: Eddy Oriente Balzola Jazz Jam, 9pm. July 19: Oriente!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! July 26: South Florida Jazz Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony & Concert, GA $15/Members $10; Aug 23: Brenda Alford. MAP

Soyka's: 5556 Northeast 4th Court Miami FL 33137  (305)759-3117  9pm,  July 12: Oriente!

The Fish House: 10000 SW 56th St # 41 (Miller Road) Miami, FL 33165 thefishhouse.com (305)595-8453. CELEBRATING 20 YEARS OF BUSINESS! Restaurant Hours: Sun - Wed, noon-10pm & Thur - Sat, noon-11pm. Every Mon: Stormy Monday, 8-11p; 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).  July 6, 13, 20, 27: Rachelle Coba Hosts Stormy Monday.  MAP

 

MIAMI BEACH/N MIAMI BEACH/SUNNY ISLES

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. July 1: (mostly jazz) with Paul Banman; 2: (mostly jazz) with Marc Berner & Peter Betan.  MAP 

Loews Hotel Hemisphere Lounge: 1601 Collins Ave, Miami Beach FL 33139  (305)604-1601 9pm, TBA

 

PINECREST

Pinecrest Gardens: 11000 Red Rd, Pinecrest, Florida 33156 pinecrestgardens.org (305)669-6990 2015/16 Subscriptions for SOUTH MOTORS JAZZ SERIES at Pinecrest Gardens Now On Sale. Now is your opportunity to lock in your favorite seat for all seven performances of our Jazz series next season at $130 or $155. Both subscription and single ticket pricing are increasing in September so buy at tremendous savings today. Tickets for individual concerts will be available after Labor Day.  SERIES INFO - Gates 6:30pm, Show 8pm, Oct 24: Ed Calle presents Mamblue: The 305 All-Star Big Band; Nov 7: An Evening with Branford Marsalis; Dec 12: Maria Rivas - Home for the Holidays: Jan 9: Loston Harris Sings the Great American Songbook; Feb 13: Carmen Lundy Quintet; March 12: Vinicius Cantuaria Quintet plays Jobim; April 9: Doc Severinsen & The New World School of the Arts Jazz Band.