Five Things to Do Under $5 This Weekend
From folk to punk rock, this weekend has options.
Photo by Michele Eve Sandberg
There's a lot to spend your money on this weekend. Tortuga Music Festival alone can drive a person into bankruptcy. But this is a list for our more frugal readers.
Those looking for some awesome music events on a budget, look no further. Here are the best things to do this weekend for under $5.
5. Kreamy 'Lectric Santa and Friends at Jump the Shark
7 p.m. Saturday, April 11, at Jump the Shark. 810 NE Fourth Ave., Fort Lauderdale. $5 Cover. Visit Facebook.
Kreamy 'Lectric Santa's show this Saturday will be a mini reunion of some South Florida classics. Old friends Dooms De Pop, Mr. Entertainment and the Pookiesmackers, and the hilariously named D.J. Skidmark will all be in attendance, helping KLS raise money for a special handicapped van for KLS violinist Priya Ray.
Foreigner w/ Cheap Trick and Jason Bonham's Led Zeppelin Experience
TicketsTue., Aug. 1, 7:00pm
Double Feature: Straight No Chaser/Scott Bradlee's Postmodern Jukebox
TicketsTue., Aug. 1, 7:30pm
Blondie & Garbage: The Rage and Rapture Tour
TicketsTue., Aug. 8, 7:00pm
Guns N' Roses: Not In This Lifetime Tour
TicketsTue., Aug. 8, 7:00pm
Lionel Richie: All The Hits With Very Special Guest Mariah Carey
TicketsThu., Aug. 10, 7:00pm
4. Spano's Big Radio Show Presents A New Way to Live Forever, the No.13s, and the Romantix
10 p.m. Saturday, April 11, at Inkwell Pub, 238 N. State Road 7, Margate. No cover. Visit Facebook.
The soulful A New Way to Live Forever, the No.13s, and West Palm's pop punk act the Romantix will be rocking out at Inkwell Pub. Hosted by Spano's Big Radio Show, it's a free night out for your date, friends, or your annoying cousin who's in town. You won't even be able to hear him over the loud music.
3. Ethan Parker Band at Dada
11 p.m. Friday, April 10, at Dada, 52 N. Swinton Ave., Delray Beach. No cover. Visit Facebook.
This chill indie band is perfect for a calmer way to start the weekend. Loud music and nightclubs are bad for your ears anyway. Enjoy the laid-back vibes and eclectic peeps that come to play at Dada.
2. Friday Happy Hour Presents: Joel Zoss | DJ Misha Samson
5 p.m. Friday, April 10, at Bar Stache 1920's Drinking Den. 109 SW Second Ave., Fort Lauderdale. No cover. Visit Facebook.
Nothing cures the mental strain traffic and work can cause like some good ol' folk tunes, and Joel Zoss will be providing the medicine today at Stache. If that music isn't your cup of whiskey, or uh, tea, DJ Misha will be spinning a varied range of tunes from all the best decades. Start your weekend off the Stache way.
1. Public Sounds Collective at the Funky Buddha Lounge & Brewery
9 p.m. Friday, April 10, at Funky Buddha Lounge & Brewery. 2621 N. Federal Highway, Boca Raton. $5 Cover. Visit Facebook.
Funky soul group Public Sounds Collective will bringing its public sounds to the Funky Buddha Lounge tonight. Five bucks gets you in the doors. The wonderful selection of beer gets you on the dance floor. Funky music in a funky lounge? That's what the weekend is all about.
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