FREEBIE OF THE WEEK Red Bull Music Academy Culture Clash is Thursday at Grand Central, where Slow Roast Records, Basshead Music, Moombahton Massive, and the Black Chiney DJ Collective with Eccentrix Sound battle it out to be named winner by the crowd. You can win one of 2 sets of tickets TOTALLY FREE by Tweeting this Playbook NOW
EVENT OF THE WEEK Skybar at the Shore Club has transformed itself into a German Beer Garden, and Saturday from 4-7p Thrillist readers can pound one of 10 craft brews from Ommegang, Duvel, Liefmans, and others, plus chow on currywurst, soft pretzels, and other Oktoberfest faves for 20% OFF!
Thursday, October 24 Wanna go see the #7 Canes take on #2 FSU in Tallahassee for FREE? If you can flick a paper football better than anyone else at Tobacco Road at 8p, you will. $10 gets you entry, free drafts while you play, and all the wide-ruled paper you need
Only in Miami: The boozy bookmobile pop-up Bookleggers is gonna be at Blackbird Ordinary from 6-10p where $20 gets you a drink and a book, and all additional books are only $2. Drinks are more
Friday, October 25 City Hall hosts its first Dark Dining event, where they’ll put 4, wine-paired courses in front of you while you’re totally blindfolded and tell you to eat it. Picky eaters, prepare to be shocked
Wanna be on America’s Got Talent? Of course you do, so hit the Miami Beach Convention Center today and Saturday for open auditions from 8a-7p. Register here.
The Bimini SuperFast turns into a pirate ship (though they were gonna take all your money in the casino anyway) for a night cruise where you gotta be decked out in your peg-leggiest best to win $1500 in costume prizes.
Saturday, October 26 There’s haunted mansions, then there’s the Nightmare on the Beach at Villa Vecchia, where you can sip on a top shelf open bar in an actual $40 million mansion that’s “haunted” for the night, then eat gourmet catered food and watch a live performance from Cirque de Mansion. Get tickets here.
Sunday, October 27 Broken Shaker goes Hawaiian for Halloween at their Freaky Tiki Party at 3p with FREE rum cocktails from Don Q Rum plus Hawaiian BBQ eats and a live fire show.