Summer in SoFlo

THINK outside of Weston with these events and nightlife must-sees. Be mesmerized during a laser show, travel back to the 90’s, and check out a bar that asks a brave question. There are many adventures in South Florida to take advantage of, so do just that!

PARTAKE 

See you Laser, Gator!
June 1
frostscience.org

The Philip & Patricia Frost Museum of Science is bringing monthly psychedelic laser fun back to Miami. Experience neon lights and a brilliant sound system under their Planetarium’s 67-foot dome for a show like no other. Each show time will include different music; the June 1st display will feature The Beatles, Pink Floyd, Bob Marley, Stranger Things, Queen, and Daft Punk! Shows will recur every first and third Friday of the month for those that are unable to attend this one.

FINtastic Fishing Fathers
June 16
oaklandparkfl.gov

In celebration of Father’s Day, Oakland Park will be hosting a Father’s Day Weekend Fishing Tournament at Royal Palm Park. A bonding opportunity for dad and the kids, this tournament will reel in families all over South Florida. The tournament is “catch and release,” and will also include casting skill contests with prizes at the end. What a catch!

Gettin’ Jiggy with It
June 23
ilove90sbash.com

Relive the 90’s at the I Love 90’s Bash in Fort Lauderdale. After registering, you’ll be able to bar crawl to any of the participating bars all night, where you will get in free of charge. Participating bars include Cash Only, America’s Backyard, Booze Garden, The Hideaway, and many others. With your registration, you will get a color-changing stadium cup, and a slap bracelet (how 90’s!). Drink specials will prevail all night, so wear your most outrageous 90’s spirited outfit and get ready for those good vibrations!

PARTY

Prosecco at Barsecco
1421 S. Miami Ave., Miami
barsecco.com

Barsecco is a restaurant and lounge in Brickell that is stylish and inviting with an irresistible food menu and enticing drink menu. Relax on the canopied terrace to dine and enjoy the design, highlighted by draping vines and reclaimed barn wood. Then, spend the rest of the night indoors amongst plush seating, neon light signs, and of course, delicious cocktails. Their cocktails are made with fresh ingredients, and beers, bottle service, and an international selection of spirits, wine and champagne are offered additionally. Various musical events and acts go on monthly, switching up the vibe each time!

Drynk’s Up!
2255 Wilton Dr., Wilton Manors
drynkftl.com

Drynk Bar & Lounge presents an atmosphere that is quite different to the nightlife scene. Cozy up near the fire place, kick your feet up on the coffee table and feel right at home as you socialize and drink the night away in this dim-lit lounge. Dark velvet walls, wall murals, and even the giant hanging bull head all add to the ambience that the bar provides. If a night out to you is to escape the stress of the week and sip on beautifully crafted cocktails, Drynk away at this new favorite.

Locals Get Dirty
151 NW 24th St., Miami
thedirtyrabbitwynwood.com

The Dirty Rabbit Wynwood is a bar “for locals by locals” that asks the brave question: “Are you dirty enough?” The question is meant to be the sole theme for your night at the bar, outlined in bright neon red on the wall. Chandeliers, vintage rabbit memorabilia, and fun, trendy décor hang about, creating a playful, unique vibe that is sure to attract many new fans. Avoid the over-packed tourist spots and enjoy some well-crafted cocktails at this new bar. At the end of the night, you’ll have an answer to the question in neon red…

By Aaliyah Pasols