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South Florida's 10 Biggest Concerts This Fall and Winter

It's that time again! The kids are back in school, you're not allowed to wear white, the taste of pumpkin lattes lingers on your palate and stores are already getting out their Christmas decorations.

Fall is in the air.

To make certain you celebrate this season properly, we have ten fantastic autumn musical events for you to mark on your calendars before you get too deep into the Halloween spirit.

Drake and Lil Wayne at Cruzan Amphitheatre on September 3

Billed as Drake vs Lil Wayne tour the two heavyweight emcees and courtside fixtures at NBA games threaten to battle in lyrical combat.

See also: Drake and Lil Wayne: The Ultimate Hip-Hop Bromance

Washed Out at Culture Room on September 13

Dig the theme song from the comedy show Portlandia? The song is called "Feel It All Around," and it comes from the chillwave recording artist Washed Out who, interestingly enough, hails from Georgia which is nowhere near Oregon.

See also: Photos from Washed Out at Culture Room, May 14, 2012

Experience Hendrix at Hard Rock Live on September 19

Celebrating the late great Jimi, Billy Cox, the one time bassist for the Jimi Hendrix Experience, jams Hendrix classics with Buddy Guy, Jonny Lang, and many others.

Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers and Steve Winwood at Cruzan Amphitheatre on September 20

It doesn't take long to figure out Gainesville's Tom Petty is the most important figure in rock history the Sunshine State ever produced. Even though opener Steve Winwood has nothing to do with Florida, his track record with Traffic and the Spencer Davis Group is nothing to sneeze at either.