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6/3: Goombay All the Way

Goombay in the Grove, happy hour at Area 31, and TKO at Play



    6/3: Goombay All the Way
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    COCONUT GROVE, FL - JUNE 06: People enjoy the Junkanoo parade as a dancer passes by at the Goombay Festival on June 6, 2009 in Coconut Grove, Florida. The festival is a celebration of culture expression embracing the legacy of a Bahamian-rooted community. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

    WHEN IN THE BAHAMAS: Do as the Bahamians do! And when in Miami, do check out the Goombay Festival in Coconut Grove. It's a festival celebrating the culture and legacy of the Bahamian community in Coconut Grove. Grand Avenue is transformed into the island with a parade of costume and color, music and even a kids corner! Click here for all of the events happening throughout the weekend.

    COOL MIAMI NIGHT: There's a great breeze on the outside patio of restaurant Area 31. Walk over from the office or car pool with a friend to the 16th floor of the EPIC hotel in Miami for half-priced cocktails and light bites. Lucky ladies get complimentary cocktails from the "Hot Summer Nights" menu. 5-8 P.M.

    FRIDAY PREP: Either wind your week down or get your weekend started earlier at Play nightclub on South Beach. There's a great concert tonight at a great price: How about R&B names like Jodi and the TKO band? Admission is $20. 10 P.M.