Ultimate Miami Weekend
Thursday, 11/07/2013 – 11/09/2013 09:00 pm – 12:00 am
Magic City Casino
450 NW 37 Avenue,
miami, Florida 33125
Ultimate Miami, LLC, creator of Miamiâ€™s talent competitions showcasing local rising stars in the fields of mixology, entertainment and culinary arts, will be hosting Ultimate Miami Weekend November 7 â€“ November 9, where finalists will compete for a cash prize of $5,000, paired with performances by nationally known entertainers.
– Gin Blossoms headlining Ultimate Miami Band â€“ November 7
– Tracy Morgan headlining Ultimate Miami Bartender â€“ November 8
– Expose headlining Ultimate Miami Voice â€“ November 9
All events will take place at Stage 305, Magic City Casinoâ€™s newest entertainment venue. Tickets are now available for all events at www.theultimatemiami.com or by calling 305-460-6579.
â€œWe are very proud to present the second season of Ultimate Miami. We knew South Florida had talent, but the caliber that was showcased during the first year blew us away. We canâ€™t wait to see what the second season will unveil,â€ said Scott Savin, Chief Operating Officer of Magic City Casino. â€œThe audience is in for three amazing shows. Gin Blossoms, Tracy Morgan and Bret Michaels will each bring down the house! How often do you get to experience outstanding entertainment and support local artists in one evening? Itâ€™s a win-win on all fronts.â€
Alternative rock band, Gin Blossoms, will headline the Ultimate Miami Band competition on Thursday, November 7 at 9pm. The band is known for upbeat hits including â€œHey Jealousy,â€ â€œFollow You Downâ€ and â€œFound Out About You.â€ Their albums, New Miserable Experience and Congratulations Iâ€™m Sorry, have both reached platinum status.
Emmy nominated comedian, Tracy Morgan, will perform as part of the Ultimate Miami Bartender competition on Friday, November 8 at 8:30pm. Morganâ€™s accomplished career has included seven years as a cast member on NBCâ€™s sketch-comedy series, â€œSaturday Night Live,â€ and on the award winning hit NBC series, â€œ30 Rock.â€
Pop-dance band ExposÃ©, will be performing at the Ultimate Miami Voice competition on Saturday, November 9 at 9pm. The Miami based Â band was the first group to have four top ten hits (â€œPoint Of No Return,â€ â€œCome Go With Me,â€ â€œExposed To Loveâ€ and â€œSeasons Changeâ€) on Â the Billboard Hot 100 charts from a debut album, Exposure. The pop trioâ€™s smash single, â€œPoint Of No Return,â€ played a key role in pioneering the freestyle music genre, still popular today
Tickets are now available for Ultimate Miami Weekend. General admission tickets are $50 per event and include a free drink. Ultimate Miami Bartender admission includes a sampling of contestantsâ€™ drinks. VIP tables for each night are $500 and include a complimentary bottle of champagne and seating for four. Ultimate Miami Weekend attendees must be 21 and over.