THE PORCH

A multi-talented entertainment experience on the Plaza

Book Fair’s main stage is chock full of awesomeness this Street Fair weekend with live music and poetry performances, plus one Vegas-famous magician. It’s just like a mini music festival, but with books.

Past Events

November 2021

Sunday, November 21, 2021 @ 6:30 pm
The Porch
300 NE Second Ave., Miami, FL 33132 United States

Agape featuring Nadia Harris

This music collective gives you a blend of Dub/Reggae, Funk, Soul, Nu-jazz, Ska, Broken Beat, Afro Beat, Batucada, Electronic, Neo Soul, Latin Soul, Psychedelic, Classical…All thrown into a solar powered blender running on maximum.…

Sunday, November 21, 2021 @ 5:30 pm
The Porch
300 NE Second Ave., Miami, FL 33132 United States

Yoli Mayor on The Porch

This alternative R&B/Soul singer and songwriter catapulted to stardom with her incredible voice as she propelled through to the Semifinals of America’s Got Talent, and has been delivering her special vocal gifts across the globe ever since. Yoli Mayor has been singing since she was 2 years old. A Cuban-American Miami native, this singer-songwriter has found her own voice, which is often reminiscent of Amy Winehouse, Etta James and many other soulful icons.  …

Sunday, November 21, 2021 @ 3:00 pm
The Porch
300 NE Second Ave., Miami, FL 33132 United States

Stone Groove

Lyricists/Vocalists/Spoken Word/Poetry – Vagabonds-At-Large resurrects Stone Groove, hosted and MC’d by Marcus Blake, features a special performance by Bowery Poetry founder and legendary poet, Bob Holman, with J. Howard and The Experience (band) and the vocal stylings of Jahzel Dotel, Elle Michelle, Nia Devine, and Animal …

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Stone Groove

Sunday, November 21, 2021 @ 2:00 pm
The Porch
300 NE Second Ave., Miami, FL 33132 United States

Sol + The Tribu

These ambassadors of the New Miami Sound bring you a retro-futuristic mix of Caribbean rhythms and all that Miami-licious swagger. They’ll get you off of your feet, dancing your way into a “Conga Inferno”.…

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Sol + The Tribu

Sunday, November 21, 2021 @ 1:00 pm
The Porch
300 NE Second Ave., Miami, FL 33132 United States

Shira Lee and the Space Cowboys

Inspired by old folk, country, jazz, blues, world music, alternative, indie and Americana, Shira and The Space Cowboys will take you on a mind-expanding journey through story and sound.…

Sunday, November 21, 2021 @ 12:00 pm
The Porch
300 NE Second Ave., Miami, FL 33132 United States

Tamboka

Free spirited individuals born from Latin grooves and soulful jazz… They will make you feel, love, live, and vibe with through their tropical and earthy sounds …

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Tamboka

Sunday, November 21, 2021 @ 11:30 am
The Porch
300 NE Second Ave., Miami, FL 33132 United States

Young Musicians Unite presents The Jazz Collective

Standout young Miami musicians continue the traditions of a uniquely American musical art form: Jazz!…

Sunday, November 21, 2021 @ 11:00 am
The Porch
300 NE Second Ave., Miami, FL 33132 United States

Ongoing DJ Sets

November 21st, starting @ 11:00 am and going all the way to closing time. Enjoy some eclectic tracks and jams by Miami’s vagabond DJ Carmel Ophir.…

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Ongoing DJ Sets

Saturday, November 20, 2021 @ 6:00 pm
The Porch
300 NE Second Ave., Miami, FL 33132 United States

The 90’s Street Party

Sweat Records + Vagabonds-At-Large present The 90s Street Party featuring live music by band The State Of and DJs Lolo, Hottpants, and Carmel Ophir, with performances by The Drag Dolls.…

Saturday, November 20, 2021 @ 5:00 pm
The Porch
300 NE Second Ave., Miami, FL 33132 United States

Afrobeta

Formed by lyricist/vocalist Cuci Amador and synth-centric producer/arranger Tony Smurphio, this duo from Miami has been tearing up dance floors across the world since 2006.…

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Afrobeta

Saturday, November 20, 2021 @ 4:00 pm
The Porch
300 NE Second Ave., Miami, FL 33132 United States

Juanabe

Pop and rock covers of all your favorites from The Police, Rush, The Cure, The Struts, The Revivalists, U2, and many others.…

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Juanabe

Saturday, November 20, 2021 @ 3:00 pm
The Porch
300 NE Second Ave., Miami, FL 33132 United States

Juke

Rock ‘n blues, rhythm and soul sound experience.…

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Juke

Saturday, November 20, 2021 @ 2:00 pm
The Porch
300 NE Second Ave., Miami, FL 33132 United States

Sons of Mystro

Ever heard violins speak? Rock, then roll? Hip AND hop? If you answer no, or yes, it doesn’t matter! You must meet the Sons of Mystros — violin virtuosos with roots from Jamaica and homegrown in South Florida.…

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Sons of Mystro

Saturday, November 20, 2021 @ 1:15 pm
The Porch
300 NE Second Ave., Miami, FL 33132 United States

The Biscayne Poet – Live performance with Strings

Oscar Fuentes is the Biscayne Poet, author of poems on demand, and his latest, Body Furnace, a zine set in Miami’s now-gentrified Edgewater neighborhood.…

Saturday, November 20, 2021 @ 1:00 pm
The Porch
300 NE Second Ave., Miami, FL 33132 United States

Sun and Sand Comic Anthology

A short talk about the anthology publication which features 10 comics about South Florida, its people, its wildlife and its foods! Free copies will be given out following.…

Saturday, November 20, 2021 @ 12:00 pm
The Porch
300 NE Second Ave., Miami, FL 33132 United States

The Magic Show: Vegas Performer Joshua Jay

This mind-bending magic performance features Joshua Jay, author of How Magician’s Think: Misdirection, Deception and Why Magic Happens

Saturday, November 20, 2021 @ 11:00 am
The Porch
300 NE Second Ave., Miami, FL 33132 United States

Cortadito

Cuban musical traditions have inspired this ensemble, awarded with the “Best Latin Act” by the Miami Times in their “Best of Miami” issue in 2019.…

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Cortadito

Saturday, November 20, 2021 @ 10:00 am
The Porch
300 NE Second Ave., Miami, FL 33132 United States

Ongoing DJ Sets

Saturday, November 20th starting @ 10:00 am. and going throughout the day.  Kick off the second day of the street fair with some throwbacks by Miami veteran DJ Carlos Menendez…

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Ongoing DJ Sets

Friday, November 19, 2021 @ 5:00 pm
The Porch
300 NE Second Ave., Miami, FL 33132 United States

Downtown Happy Hour with Miami Book Fair

Join Miami Book Fair for an electrifying, kaleidoscopically psychedelic performance by Richie Hell and The Gumbo Limbo Experiment + Poetry On Demand by Oscar Fuentes – The Biscayne Poet This event requires a FREE ticket for admission. FREE PARKING available in MDC Garage (building 7). Click here for directions. CLICK HERE to RSVP    …

Friday, November 19, 2021 @ 11:00 am
The Porch
300 NE Second Ave., Miami, FL 33132 United States

MDC Block Party

Miami Dade College students and staff are invited to a Block Party on the Plaza with DJ Ani Phearce and featuring The Miami Beach Rock Ensemble and Poetry On Demand by Oscar Fuentes – The Biscayne Poet…

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MDC Block Party

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