Catch part of the Miami Beach Cinematheque's "Best of Cannes" series with Post Tenebras Lux (9 p.m.) This psychologically driven family portrait took home an award for "Best Director" (Carlos Reygadas) and has engaged audiences across the country with its mysteriously memorizing visuals. 1130 Washington Ave.; mbcinema.com/'Summer Shorts' at Arsht
Miami's annual short play series Summer Shorts returns to the Adrienne Arsht (8 p.m.), showcasing some of the City Theatre's brightest talents. 1300 Biscayne Blvd., 305-949-6722; arshtcenter.orgNew Photography Exhibit 'Picturing People' Opens
The Museum of Contemporary Art North Miami (MOCA) welcomes the photography of Dawoud Bey via Picturing People. The opening reception (7-9 p.m.) is free for MOCA members and $10 for nonmembers. 770 Northeast 125th St., North Miami, 305-893-6211; mocanomi.org2013 Miami Luxury Awards
The evening will consist of only Miami’s best. The event will start with a champagne reception and move on to spectacular luxury displays in design, automobiles, jewelers, and more. InterContinental Miami, 100 Chopin Plaza, 888-233-0368; miamiluxuryawards.comKurt Elling Live
Jazz crooner Kurt Elling performs at the Miniaci Performing Arts Center in conjunction with the Broward Center for the Performing Arts (8 p.m.). The Grammy-winner and nine-time nominee has taken his heralded vocals as far as Israel, Australia, and Asia. 3100 Ray Ferraro Jr. Blvd., Ft. Lauderdale, 954-262-5480; southfloridajazz.orgTravis Wall at Colony Theater
Shaping Sound, the contemporary dance company forged by Emmy-nominated choreographer and So You Think You Can Dance superstar, Travis Wall, brings its national dance tour to Miami. The two-night appearance will take place at the Colony Theater, with tickets ranging from $30-$85.1040 Lincoln Rd.; shapingsoundco.comMainly Mozart Festival Finale
The Mainly Mozart Festival closes its month-long programming with a performance by pianist Marina Radiushina, violinist Eli Matthews, and cellist Joshua Roman. The finale will take place inside the University of Miami's Gusman Concert Hall. Tickets are $20 per person and may be purchased online. 1314 Miller Dr., Coral Gables; mainlymozart.comHarry's Pizzeria Family-Style Feast
Harry's Pizzeria hosts chef Jeffrey Michaud for a family-style feast. The James Beard Award winner for "Best Mid-Atlantic Chef" currently mans Osteria in Philadelphia and is known for his fresh Italian flavors made with seasonal ingredients. Tickets to pop-up are $150 per person. Seating is first come, first serve. 3918 N. Miami Ave., 786-275-4963; harryspizzeria.tumblr.comThe American Black Film Festival
The American Black Film Festival kicks off at the Ritz Carlton, welcoming a diverse program of screenings, workshops, discussions, and parties. 1 Lincoln Rd.; abff.comNicole Henry at the Overtown Rhythm & Arts Festival
Local songstress Nicole Henry and saxophonist Earnest Walker, Jr. headline the third annual Overtown Rhythm & Arts Festival. The event nods the area's rich cultural history as a hub for legends like Ella Fitzgerald and Duke Ellington. The all-day festivities are open to the public. N.W. 3rd Ave., Between 9th and 11th St.; overtownfestival.com/Marisa Monte at The Fillmore
Brazilian songstress Marisa Monte lands at The Fillmore for two nights. Her Miami appearance is one of two US city tour stops. Tickets begin at $48.50, show starts at 8 p.m. 1700 Washington Ave., 305-673-7300; fillmoremb.com/Philipp Meyer Talks 'The Son'
Author Philipp Meyer talks about his new novel The Son at Books & Books Coral Gables (8 p.m.) The Son follows an ambitious Texas family fighting for territorial power in 1849. 265 Aragon Ave., Coral Gables; booksandbooks.com/event/phillip-meyer-son-gablesThe Americana Festival of Music
Bob Dylan and His Band headline the Americana Festival of Music at the Cruzan Amphitheatre (5:30 p.m.). Fellow acts include Wilco, My Morning Jacket, and Bob Weir. Tickets begin at $25. 601-7 Sansbury Way, West Palm Beach, 561-795-8883Juanes Performs at the HRL
International superstar Juanes takes over the Hard Rock Live. Show starts at 8 p.m., tickets begin at $64. 5747 Seminole Way, Hollywood, 954-797-5531; hardrocklivehollywoodfl.com/Irie Weekend Hits Miami
DJ Irie's 9th Annual Irie Weekend festivities kick off with a private party at the SLS Hotel. The four-day affair raises money for the Irie Foundation. irieweekend.com/Summer Shorts Closing Weekend
Summer Shorts hosts it closing weekend at the Adrienne Arsht Center's Carnival Studio Theater. The 90-minute performances have been penned by some of the country's top talents, including winners of the City Theatre's National Short Play Competition. Tickets are $35 with the exception of Saturday night's showing, which are $40 each. 1300 Biscayne Blvd., Miami, 305-949 6722; arshtcenter.org/tickets/calendar/view.aspx?id=12487Hot Nights, Cool Jazz at the Bass Museum of Art
This annual four-week contemporary jazz series lures music lovers indoors. Programming begins tonight (7-9 p.m.) with trumpet player Paul Ayick, and continues every other Friday through August 9. Admission is free for members and $10 for non members. 2100 Collins Ave., 305-673-7530; bassmuseum.org/event/hot-nights-cool-jazz-friday-june-28th/Jazz at the MOCA with Manuel Valera
The Museum of Contemporary Art's (MOCA) free outdoor concert series welcomes Manuel Valera at 8 p.m. MOCA's galleries are also open by donation from 7-10 p.m. Concerts go on rain or shine. 770 N.E. 125th St., North Miami, 305-893-6211;
IHeartRadio Pool Party Weekend
The IHeartRadio Pool Party continues the Fontainebleau's BleauLive summer music series with performances by Pitbull, Ke$ha, AfroJack, Icona Pop, and Krewella. Packages start at $479 per night with a minimum three night stay required. 4441 Collins Ave.; iheartradio.com/ultimatecontests/poolparty/Daniel Tosh at The Fillmore
Comedian Daniel Tosh hosts two shows on the same night at The Fillmore. Catch him at 7 p.m. or 9:30 p.m.; tickets start at $59.75 each. 1700 Washington Ave., 305-673-7300; fillmoremb.com/Miami Spa Month
The Greater Miami Convention & Visitors Bureau welcomes Miami Spa Month, which actually takes place over two months (July & August). Grab a girlfriend and indulge in unbelievable deals at spas across the county.
Cover shoot: Behind the scenes with Pitbull for the October 2014 issue of Ocean Drive magazine.