Let the rhythm move you.
Stokeswood Album Release Party
What: The electro-acoustic rock band from Atlanta celebrates its second album with a group of Miami-based artists.
Why: Roxanne Vargas of NBC Miami hosts; phenom Panic Bomber spins; Music Matters Productions turns on the light show.
When: Sat., 10 p.m.
Where: The Stage, 170 NE 38th St., Design District (305-576-9577). Advance tickets ($20) at wantickets.com.
Mayami Son Machín
What: A collaboration by international artists to explore common preconceptions about Latin American identity via a mystical land dubbed Mayami.
Why: The debut event features live parrots, frozen chocolate-covered bananas, and a video of a poodle and a hairless dog copulating. Take your camera.
When: Fri., 7-10 p.m. Regular hours, Tues.-Sat., 11 a.m.-5 p.m.
Where: Gallery Diet, 174 NW 23rd St., Wynwood (305-571-2288).
MAM Contemporaries Social
What: Ten local creatives from culture-bending organizations display and discuss art slides during this thought-provoking event ($10).
Why: Stephanie Ansin (The PlayGround Theatre), Brandi Reddick (Art in Public Places), Michael Laas (Environmental Creative Solutions), and Chad Oppenheim (Oppenheim Architecture+Design).
When: Sat., 7-10 p.m.
Where: Miami Art Museum, 101 W. Flagler St. (305-375-3000). Info at 305-375-2617.
CG Burgers Opens
What: Kendall gets its first real burger joint with the opening of this Palm Beach favorite.
Why: The beef is all natural, antibiotic free, and humanely raised. We’re into the South Beach (topless patty wrapped in lettuce), the filet mignon sub, and the Cuban burger with smoked ham.
When: Sun.-Wed., 11 a.m.-10 p.m.; Thurs.-Sat., 11 a.m.-3 a.m.
Where: The Palms at Town & Country, 8525 Mills Dr. (786-439-2560).
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Photo: Courtesy of Stokeswood