Miami Swim Week's Six Best Parties
Photo by George Martinez/gmartnx.com Unleash your inner bikini goddess at the Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Swim 2014.
It's that time of year when perfectly chiseled models in sparkling bikinis take over the streets of SoBe.
Nope, not every day in the Magic City ... We're talkin' the Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Swim.
Sure, Mercedes-Benz may not be the first name that comes to mind when you think of swimsuit fashion, but if that's what brings models and celebrities to Miami every summer, we'll take it.
Just check out Crossfade's six best Miami Swim Week parties.
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Lila Nikole Collection Swim Fashion Show Afterparty. Presented by DTF Thursdays. With DJs Joe Maz and Ess & Emm. Thursday, July 17, 11 p.m. SET Nightclub, 320 Lincoln Rd., Miami Beach; 305-531-2800; setmiami.com. Ages 21 and up. Lila Nikole is one of the hottest swimsuit designers 'round town. She's so hot even Kim Kardashian has been spotted rockin' her two pieces. Kick off Swim Week at SET as this SoBe nightclub hosts the bikini designer's afterparty with Miami's own Joe Maz and Ess & Emm.
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The Weeknd. Hosting Miami Swim Week at Adore with music by DJ Irie. Friday, July 18, 11 p.m. Adore Nightclub, 2000 Collins Ave., Miami Beach; 305-203-0303; clubadore.com. Tickets cost $50 to $70 plus fees via wantickets.com. Ages 21 and up. Explore the dark and mysterious side of Miami Swim Week's "Pretty" girls with R&B superstar Abel Tesfaye (AKA The Weeknd) and the homie DJ Irie at Miami Beach's Vegas-style nightclub.
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