Greater Miami is considered as one of the hottest and hippest spots in the world. Here's what's in store for you if you are ready to face the music in Miami.
What's the music like in Miami?
There's one word to use about the music and entertainment in Miami- fusion. This is the city where you can find people loving the sounds associated with conga and rumba. It was the Cubans who brought this flavor into the city. And then there's the influence of Dominicans, the Colombians and the Brazilians. In short, you can say that the city is the melting pot of musical influences of the Latinos in the United States. A visit to the city is an opportunity to sample the musical fusion that is Miami sound. The area is also known as a hot spot for dance music, and it was in the 80s and the 90s when Miami Bass has made the area a musical hot spot.
What to expect in Miami dance, art and music scene
Once the sun starts to descend and darkness starts to creep in, the dance clubs in Miami open up its doors to its patrons including tourists. Most of these clubs are located near beaches, thus the sea breeze adds up to the ambiance of the dance clubs. It doesn't mean that the entertainment is just for the adult revelers. Youngsters can also join in the fun in Miami. You and your family can find entertainment in Losner Park, in Homestead, Florida. This is just 45 minutes of Miami and this can be your place for themed street festivals. Look for this every second Saturday every month. Food items are sold here, mostly Mexican and Cajun food items. You can listen to the University of Miami's orchestra, and there are times when other artists that are invited to the area. Usually the concerts are for free, but call in advance to verify the information. Check out what Little Havana has to offer, located at SW 8th Street and 15th Avenue. Some Cuban and Latin American films are shown here.
There are nightclubs in greater and downtown Miami as well that can be visited. Consider checking out the Casa Panza, famed for its flamenco-inspired nights. Consider visiting the place every day of the week except Monday and lose yourself in the music of flamenco. If you are in Miami Beach, head on to Jazid, considered as the longest-running nightclub in Miami Beach and still considered as an entertainment icon. Here you can groove to the music of jazz, funk, reggae and rock. You can even enter for free before the clock hits 11pm. If you have friends with you, make sure that they are over 21 years old. Here's another good place to discover in Miami- Skybar. This is in South Beach, and the stylish set of Miami can be seen here. Check this out in the Shore Club on Collins. These are the best places to be in Miami, and the places where you should be the next time you visit this area.