Latin Beat
Friday, Aug 8, 2014 at 11:43 AM

Latin Music Arrives at HistoryMiami Museum

HistoryMiami Museum brings the sabor of Latin music to Miami! Read »

Wednesday, Aug 6, 2014 at 10:52 PM

New Happy Hour Spot Boasts Cheap Drinks, Delicious Food, and Amazing Views

In South Florida, there's an abundance of places to eat, drink, and socialize -- right? But not many can boast delicious drinks and dishes with a gorgeous view of South Florida, and takes it easy on the pocket!... Read »

Tuesday, Aug 5, 2014 at 2:46 PM

"World's Largest Paint Party" Expanding to Two Days

South Florida's Life in Color Music Festival is expanding to two days this December at Sun Life Stadium. Read »

Tuesday, Aug 5, 2014 at 1:38 PM
By Brandon Launerts

Martin Garrix Performs Halftime Show at Guinness Champions Cup Finals

18-year-old superstar DJ, Martin Garrix performed during the halftime show of the... See Full Gallery »

Friday, Aug 8, 2014 at 12:34 PM

Colombian Swimsuit Brand's Mission To Save The Ocean

Colombian Swimsuit Brand's Mission To Save The Ocean

Through sales of their eye-catching bathing suits, Maaji’s eco-friendly campaign “ Planting an Ocean of Trees” has planted 800 trees and counting in Colombia. Read »

Tuesday, Jul 29, 2014 at 7:28 PM

Award-Winning Ceviche: Make Your Own Version

Chef Alonso Jordan shows Latin Beat how to prepare traditional Peruvian ceviche, for a refreshing summer dish. Read »

Thursday, Jul 24, 2014 at 9:15 PM

Miami Singer Releases New Single

NBC6's Brandon Lopez sits down with Cuban-born artist Madai to chat about her new single, "Punto y Coma." Read »

Sunday, Jul 20, 2014 at 12:36 PM
By Jipsy Castillo

Weekend In Havana At Versailles

Designer Nicole Di Rocco debuted her 2015 Nicolita Swimwear collection, "Weekend... See Full Gallery »

Friday, Jul 18, 2014 at 6:44 AM

Officials Endorse Waterfront Cuban Exile Museum

Officials Endorse Waterfront Cuban Exile Museum

Commissioners in Miami-Dade County have endorsed giving waterfront county land to a Cuban exile museum. Read »

Wednesday, Jul 16, 2014 at 5:48 PM
By Jipsy Castillo

A Sneak Peek Of H2ombre

The world premiere of H2ombre: Brave The Elements officially opens Friday July 18... See Full Gallery »

Wednesday, Jul 16, 2014 at 1:35 PM
By Brandon Launerts

Nico & Vinz to Perform First SoFla Performance at SPLASHION

Nico & Vinz to Perform First SoFla Performance at SPLASHION

A mix of music and fashion will be taking place on Wednesday at the 6th annual SPLASHION event with Norwegian duo, Nico & Vinz. Read »

Tuesday, Jul 15, 2014 at 3:41 PM
By Brandon Launerts

Kat Dahlia Gets “Crazy” with New Album

Kat Dahlia Gets “Crazy” with New Album

Miami's very own Kat Dahlia has released her new single, "Crazy", which has over 2 million Youtube views and is currently being played on Power 96.5 Read »

Wednesday, Jul 9, 2014 at 3:32 PM
By Jipsy Castillo

The Return Of Classic BBQ On Tamiami Trail

The Grand Reopening of Uncle Toms BBQ on Tamiami Trail celebrates with new owners... See Full Gallery »

Wednesday, Jul 2, 2014 at 6:16 PM
World Cup Anthem:

World Cup Anthem: "Vive tu Juego"

The energy and excitement of futbol come to life in the World Cup 2014 anthem "Vive tu Juego," by two South Florida Latin Pop artists. Periko y Jessi Leon tell NBC 6's Andrea E. Cruz about the catchy song, their... Watch »

Tuesday, Jul 1, 2014 at 4:17 PM
By Jipsy Castillo

Legendary Skate Party

Studio 54's legendary DJ Nicky Siano took the decks at Grand Central for the... See Full Gallery »

About Latin Beat
Latin Beat covers music, entertainment, nightlife and food from the vantage point of a true insider in South Florida’s Latino community.
Kelly Blanco Kelly Blanco has built up almost a decade’s worth of experience as an entertainment, sports, and lifestyle reporter. Since high school, she has covered events such as the Super Bowl, the Academy Awards and even the 2012 Paralympics in London. Kelly is also an active volunteer within the South Florida community. Make sure to wake up with Kelly every morning as she brings you your First Alert Traffic updates and gets you out the door with what you need to know from 4:30-7 a.m. on South Florida Today and follow her on Twitter @KellyNBC6.
Adriana Correa Adriana Correa enjoys writing about news, entertainment and profiling people in our community doing extraordinary things. Her passion for writing began at NBC Chicago where she worked for 10 years as a video editor, media manager and later a content producer. She’s produced entertainment stories that have aired nationally on the Univision Network and locally on NBC 6. You can find her on Twitter @AdrianaNBC.
Brandon Launerts Brandon Launerts is an Emmy Award-Winning Journalist who has a passion for social media. Brandon is the Social Media Producer at NBC 6 and also covers stories across South Florida, his favorite stories relate to music and the talented people behind it. You can find Brandon on Twitter at @Launerts.
Andrea Cruz Andrea E. Cruz is a bilingual journalist with a passion for storytelling. A Miami native, she loves showcasing the vibrant culture that South Florida is known for. Andrea has covered news and lifestyle stories across the state and abroad. Now she enjoys helping you start your day as an Associate Producer for the NBC 6 morning newscasts. Find her on twitter @AndreaNBC6.
Brandon Lopez Brandon Lopez kicked off his professional career before he could even legally vote. By the time he was 18 1/2, he was the Assistant Director of the Digital Marketing Division of a prominent South Florida magazine. Now at 21-years-old, Brandon has since made a family at NBC 6 as an Associate Producer, enjoying the opportunities he's been awarded. Find him on Twitter or Instagram at @BrandonNBC6.