Miami's Fourth of July 2014: Ten Best Parties
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Can you smell that, Miami? The freedom! That's America! That's the red, white, and blue! Fourth of July is just around the corner, and we have a patriotic responsibility to celebrate America's birthday the right way.
Let's face it, there are few cities in the U.S. that compare to the 305 when it comes to partying. But if you haven't already made Independence Day plans, don't worry -- we've got you covered.
From poolside ragers to megaclub throwdowns, here are Miami's ten best Fourth of July parties.
See also: Miami's Fourth of July 2014 Party Guide
Afrojack. With Bobby Burns. 11 p.m. Thursday, July 3, at Mansion, 1235 Washington Ave., Miami Beach; 305-695-8411; mansionmiami.com. Tickets cost $30 to $60 plus fees via wantickets.com. Ages 21 and up. Don't wait till Independence Day to party like a patriot. Start up the celebration a whole day early with Dutch DJ and America superfan, Afrojack. He'll be throwing it down for all those too eager to wait for the fireworks. It's sure to be popping.
Hyde With Playboy. Presented by Playboy Magazine. Hosted by playmates Shelby Chesnes and Shawn Dillon. Thursday, July 3, at Hyde Beach at SLS Hotel, 1701 Collins Ave., Miami Beach; 305-674-1701; hydebeach.com. Tickets cost $30 and up plus fees via wantickets.com. Ages 21 and up. A pool party in the U.S.A. with Playboy playmates? Enough said.
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