This Saturday, January 26, the Overtown Music Project will present its annual fundraiser Epic II at LIV Nightclub inside the historic Fontainebleau Miami Beach. The event will celebrate the music, history and spirit of Overtown in its heyday along with the connection between Overtown and the Fontainebleau, a hotel where Count Basie, Dizzy Gillespie and Etta James once performed.
Guests of the event will enjoy a mash up between an 18-piece big band and hip hop with performances from The Melton Mustafa Orchestra and DJ Maseo from De La Soul while sipping cocktails provided by Grey Goose.
The proceeds from this event will fund the six additional annual gatherings hosted by the Overtown Music Project in addition to the three programs geared towards bringing music back to the area.
WHEN: Saturday, January 26, 2013 from 7 to 10 p.m.
TICKETS: General admission $60 in advance, $75 at the door. VIP $125 in advance, $150 at the door. VIP tables also available. Please purchase tickets here.