Ten Best 2013 Labor Day Parties in Broward and Palm Beach
B.E. Easy Music & Arts Festival Pre-Party. With the Roosevelt Collier Trio, the Funky Nuggets, the Resolvers, Thundercookie, Charlie Dandelion, Billy Gilmore, and Jack Straw. Friday, August 30, 9:30 p.m., the Funky Biscuit, 303 SE Mizner Blvd., 561-395-2929; funkybiscuit.com. Tickets cost $10 at the door, and $7-$15 plus fees via eventbrite.com. Can't wait for the B.E. Easy music fest on Saturday? Neither can we. Get your creative juices flowing at the Funky Biscuit's pre-party where the Roosevelt Collier Trio, the Funky Nuggets, and other acts of the ilk will be throwin' it down.
B.E. Easy Arts & Music Festival. With Ivan Neville's Dumpstaphunk, the Resolvers, Uproot Hootenanny, the Funky Nuggets, Thunder Cookie, the Short Straw Pickers, Displace, Ancient Sun, Lucky Costello, and Charlie Dandelion. Saturday, August 31, 12-11 p.m., Hugh Taylor Birch State Park, 3109 East Sunrise Blvd., Fort Lauderdale; 954-564-4521; floridastateparks.org/hughtaylorbirch. Tickets cost $25-$30 plus fees via brownpapertickets.com. Party for a cause as Neville-heavy Dumstaphunk, the Resolvers, Uproot Hootenanny, and other music maniacs jam to raise money for the B.E. Easy Scholarship Fund to help, they say, "prevent accidental overdoses and promote the use of open dialogue on drug abuse issues amongst family and friends."
100 SW 3rd Ave., Fort Lauderdale, FL