8 Events Under $10 This Weekend

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Monica McGivern

Alright, so the Super Bowl ended last week and Valentine's Day is next Friday. Whether you're single or taken, you'll spend a considerable amount of cash for the infamous pink and red holiday, whether it's to buy liquor to drown your sorrows or splurge on your significant other. To save money this weekend, but not skip out on the fun, we complied this list of some of the finest affairs under $10. Seriously, some cocktails cost twice that much and don't even get you buzzed! Read on for some cheap fun.

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9 Things to Do Under $10 in Broward and Palm Beach Counties This Weekend

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9. Mandy Moon, Kingdoms & Crowns, and Sur Back at Funky Buddha
9:30 p.m., Saturday, July 20, at Funky Buddha Lounge & Brewery, 2621 N. Federal Hwy, Boca Raton. Entrance is $5. Call 561-368-4643, or visit thefunkybuddha.com.

Mainstream music is sooo mainstream. To get your indie fix, turn off your radio, and head to Boca's craft beer Mecca, the Funky Buddha Lounge.

Here, local indie-alternative acts Mandy Moon, Kingdoms & Crowns, and Rachel Pearlstein will rock you into the night as you suck down hookah smoke and weird beer. Wear your "custom" fedora, take those Instagram selfies, and tag 'em all #anythingbutmainstream.


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Ten Things Under $10 to Do This Weekend in Broward and Palm Beach Counties

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10. -kids- at Funky Buddha Lounge
7 p.m., Saturday, June 29, at Funky Buddha Lounge, 2621 N. Federal Highway, Boca Raton. Free. Visit the funkybuddha.com.

With their recent underwater video for "Sink or Swim," Fort Lauderdale indie quartet -kids- proved that it doesn't even need to feel gravity to jam hard. The bearded act has a powerful synergy that is palpable, even while its furry faces are submerged in a pool. With their newly released EP, Sink or Swim, expect a honest approach to music and lyrics. Theirs is a subtle rebellion against radio pop and an attempt to keep music honest.
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Five Under $10 For the Weekend of April 6 - 8

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Friday, April 6

*We just blogged about promising West Palm-area indie band Raggy Monster a couple days ago, and lo and behold, you can catch them tonight at Propaganda with Lavola and Ribbon Dancer. Admission is $5; 18 and up. Click here.

*Straight ahead hardcore act Old Habits, featuring Eulogy Recording's John Wylie, celebrates its CD release tonight at the Speakeasy in Lake Worth. Other bands on the bill include Nemesis, Gunfight, the Howling Winds, the Dead Legs, the Toilets, and Volatile. That's a lot of bands for just a $10 cover, which also gets you a copy of the Old Habits album. Click here.

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5 Under $10 for the Weekend of March 30 to April 1

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Recover from the madness surrounding Ultra Music Festival and Winter Music Conference last week -- or your staunch avoidance of it? Either way, if you tapped out your wallet, here are a few live music events this weekend where entry will cost you less than a Hamilton.

Friday, March 30

*Propaganda in Lake Worth offers a night of easy skanking with a full bill of reggae goodness. Headliners are Georgia favorites Passafire, and local support comes courtesy of Spred the Dub and Roots Shakedown. Admission is $10. Click here.

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Five Under $10 for the Weekend of March 16 to 18

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Jason and the Punknecks get loose at the Speakeasy tonight.
Friday, March 16

*There's lots of punk rock, rockabilly, and vaguely Irish-inflected rock tonight at the Speakeasy Lounge in Lake Worth. The main out-of-towners starring tonight are Jason and the Punknecks, a rough-and-ready punkabilly act from Tennessee, and Continental, a group featuring members of Dropkick Murphys. Locals rounding out the bill include Unit 6 and Liberty Call. Admission is $5. Click here. (If you can't catch the Punknecks tonight, you can also head out to the Poorhouse in Fort Lauderdale on Saturday.)

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Five Under $10 For the Weekend of March 9 - 11

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Bid the Jacuzzi Boys adieu tonight before their upcoming European jaunt.
Friday, March 9

*Tonight, Jacuzzi Boys start a weekend of locally celebrating their upcoming European tour. Tonight finds them in Palm Beach County at the Snooze in Lake Park, supported by Love Handles and Honey Train. Cover details are kinda murky but should be under $10. Click here.

*Miami-based live hip-hop act Mayday! also plays a rare-ish show north of the Miami-Dade County line tonight, also before soon leaving on super-extensive tour. The group hits up the Speakeasy Lounge tonight supported by Audioplayground and Dub Recon. It's all part of an 18-and-up party called Bass Face, and admission is $10. Click here.



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Five Under $10 For the Weekend of March 2 - 4

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Viva Le Vox play the Speakeasy in Lake Worth on Sunday.
Friday, March 2

*Airstream-dwelling, roots-rock playing couple Hymn For Her arrives in South Florida for the weekend. A second show that was to take place tomorrow night at E-Bar in Fort Lauderdale is canceled (venue's fault!), but tonight's free show at Dada in Delray Beach is still happening. Click here for details. 

*Local bluegass-punk favorites Everymen perform tonight at the Speakeasy Lounge in Lake Worth. It's hard to go wrong with a band fronted by a guy called Captain Bobo! Also on the bill are Out of Sorts, Los Bastardos Magnificos, Black Seal, and Break Blossom. Admission is $5. Click here


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Five Under $10 For the Weekend of February 24 - 26

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Aaron Storck guests at a free fest in Boca.
Friday, February 24

*Yay for original art and music in Boca! The Edition1 Art and Music Showcase at the Black Rose Irish Pub gives cool younger folk something to do there, with live art, DJs, and performances by local bands Stonecutters, Makeshift Wings, and Buffalo Tux (interesting names), as well as musical guests Aaron Storck and Richard King. More fun: Not only is this free, but Svedka vodka will be slinging free shots. Click here.

*Local rockabilly king Slip is usually seen around town leading his own band, the Spinouts. But this time around, he takes They take the stage at Mai-Kai's Molokai Bar backed by the Living Deads, a like-minded rhythm section from Denver. Admission is free. Click here. (UPDATE: the Living Deads will play later tonight at the Poorhouse.)

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Five Under $10 for the Weekend of February 17-19

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The Pine Hill Haints help christen Kreepy Tiki's new 5 Points Lounge tonight.
Friday, February 17

*Green Room has a lot going on this weekend, starting with tonight's shindig, a David Bowie tribute featuring local acts playing music by the honoree. In the later hours, the event turns into a DJ-driven afterparty for the VNV Nation show at Culture Room. Admission is free. Click here for details.

*If you want to head south for a change, Palm Beach County act the Band in Heaven continues to ride the wave of adoration following its recent seven-inch for HoZac Records. Tonight, the group plays at the Vagabond in Miami, where admission is free before 11 p.m. and $5 after. Click here.

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