Got your champagne ready? 2018 is finally over and 2019 is beginning with a slate full of concerts by some of your favorite musicians this week. Ring in the new year with Sister Sledge at the Seminole Casino Coconut Creek on New Year's Eve. Then head down south to the Wynwood Yard on New Year's Day to welcome 2019 with a concert by reggae legends Inner Circle. And close out the first week of the new year with a show by the diva herself, Ms. Diana Ross, at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Hollywood on Sunday night.
Here's a look at all of these and more of the best concerts in South Florida this week, December 31 through January 6.
MONDAY, DEC. 31
Albert Castiglia: 9 p.m., $70. LauderAle Brewery, 3305 Southeast 14th Ave., Fort Lauderdale.
Baky: 11 p.m., $15-$20. Star Lounge, 115 N. 21st Ave., Hollywood, facebook.com/starloungefl.
Fabolous: 10 p.m., $60-$100. 247 23rd St, 247 23rd St., Miami Beach.
Gera Akate: With Differ and Carlos G, 1 a.m., $15-$20. The Hangar, 60 NE 11th St., Miami, 786-480-4203, thehangar305.com.
Hideout x Algorhythm: With Alt2, Decotrax, and Le Brion, 10 p.m., Free. Treehouse, 323 23rd St., Miami Beach, 305-614-4478, treehousemiami.com.
Jamie Jones and Marco Carola: 11 p.m., $47-$150. The Ground, 34 NE 11th St., Miami, 786-357-6456, thegroundmiami.com.
Luca Bacchetti: 9 p.m., $30. Do Not Sit on the Furniture, 423 16th St., Miami Beach, 510-551-5067, donotsitonthefurniture.com.
Sister Sledge: 10 p.m., $95. Seminole Casino Coconut Creek, 5550 NW 40th St., Coconut Creek, 954-977-6700, seminolecoconutcreekcasino.com.
Victor Wainwright and the Train: 9 p.m., $75-$125. Boston's on the Beach, 40 S. Ocean Blvd., Delray Beach, 561-278-3364, bostonsonthebeach.com.
Young Dolph: 10 p.m., $40-$2000. Cameo Night Club, 1445 Washington Ave., Miami Beach.
TUESDAY, JAN. 1
Climax: 6:30 a.m., $40. SQL Miami, 30 NE 14th St., Miami, 786-600-5151, sqlmiami.com.
Dsided: 2 p.m., Free. No. 3 Social Rooftop Bar& Lounge, 50 NW 24TH ST, Miami.
Inner Circle: With MyKael Rose, The Riles Brothers, and others, 2 p.m., $30-$35. The Wynwood Yard, 56 NW 29th St., Miami, 305-351-0366, thewynwoodyard.com.
WEDNESDAY, JAN. 2
Jazz at The Yard: With the Smoogies, 8 p.m., Free. The Wynwood Yard, 56 NW 29th St., Miami, 305-351-0366, thewynwoodyard.com.
Words & Wine: With Above the Skyline and Taylor Davis., 8:30 p.m., Free. Las Rosas, 2898 NW Seventh Ave., Miami, 786-780-2700, lasrosasbar.com.
THURSDAY, JAN. 3
After Midnight: Eric Claption tribute., 8 p.m., $10-$140. The Venu, 8794 Boynton Beach Blvd., Boynton Beach, 305-200-0222, thelocalvenu.com.
Mingo Fishtrap: 8 p.m., $25-$45 General Admission $30 Day Of Show. The Funky Biscuit, 303 SE Mizner Blvd., Boca Raton, 561-395-2929, funkybiscuit.com.
Motown Magic: 7 p.m., $10-$140. The Venu, 8794 Boynton Beach Blvd., Boynton Beach, 305-200-0222, thelocalvenu.com.
Nugrau: 8 p.m., Free. The Wynwood Yard, 56 NW 29th St., Miami, 305-351-0366, thewynwoodyard.com.
FRIDAY, JAN. 4
DJ Smokey: 9 p.m., $10-$150. Miami LIVE, 912 71st St, Miami Beach.
Fabio Menchetti: 7 p.m., $20. St. Gregory's Episcopal Church, 100 NE Mizner Blvd, Boca Raton, 561-395-8285, stgregorysepiscopal.org.
The Jook Jam: With Mike Nasty, G. Brown, Nickfresh and others., 7 p.m., $65. South Pointe Beach, Miami Beach, Miami Beach.
Marcia Ball: 9 p.m., $30-$50. The Funky Biscuit, 303 SE Mizner Blvd., Boca Raton, 561-395-2929, funkybiscuit.com.
Mike Mineo: 9 p.m., Free. C.W.S. Bar + Kitchen, 522 Lucerne Ave., Lake Worth.
Twocan Blue: 5 p.m., $0. The Funky Biscuit, 303 SE Mizner Blvd., Boca Raton, 561-395-2929, funkybiscuit.com.
SATURDAY, JAN. 5
CID: 11 p.m., $10. Treehouse, 323 23rd St., Miami Beach, 305-614-4478, treehousemiami.com.
DJ Lindersmash: 11 p.m., Free. Stache Drinking Den + Coffee Bar, 109 Southwest 2nd Ave., Fort Lauderdale.
Escape Reality: With Mikey Barreneche and friends, 7 p.m., $5-$10. Gypsy Moon Vapin Brews, 16642 Sheridan St., Pembroke Pines, 954-505-4650, gypsymoonvapinbrews.com.
Itawe and Friends: 9 p.m., Free. The Wynwood Yard, 56 NW 29th St., Miami, 305-351-0366, thewynwoodyard.com.
Marcus Amaya: 9 p.m., Free. C.W.S. Bar + Kitchen, 522 Lucerne Ave., Lake Worth.
Reunion: 6 p.m., $15-$35. The Venu, 8794 Boynton Beach Blvd., Boynton Beach, 305-200-0222, thelocalvenu.com.
The Marshall Tucker Band: 8 p.m., $45-$95. Parker Playhouse, 707 NE Eighth St., Fort Lauderdale, 954-761-5374, parkerplayhouse.org.
SUNDAY, JAN. 6
Bernstein at 100: With Orchestra Miami and Magic City Opera., 4 p.m., $40-$55. The Alan & Diane Lieberman Theater at Michael-Ann Russell JCC/Sanford L. Ziff Campus, 18900 NE 25th Ave., North Miami Beach.
Diana Ross: 7 p.m., $50-$110. Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Hollywood, 1 Seminole Way, Hollywood, 954-327-7625, seminolehardrockhollywood.com.
Draco Rosa: 8 p.m., $39-$154. The Fillmore Miami Beach, 1700 Washington Ave., Miami Beach, 305-673-7300, fillmoremb.com.
Fabio Menchetti: 7 p.m., $20. First Presbyterian Church, 2331 NE 26th Ave., Coconut Creek, 954-941-2308, pinkpres.org.
Nyne2Five: 12:30 p.m., Free. C.W.S. Bar + Kitchen, 522 Lucerne Ave., Lake Worth.
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