DJ IRIE CELEBRATES 15th YEAR OF IRIE WEEKEND WITH STAR-STUDDED EVENTS INCLUDING JADEN SMITH, FUTURE, SAWEETIE AND MORE…
ALONZO MOURNING, PEPSI ZERO SUGAR, RAY ALLEN, JIM BEAM, CHARLES JOHNSON, ADIDAS AND MORE DESCEND UPON MIAMI TO RAISE FUNDS TO BENEFIT IRIE FOUNDATION
WHAT: This October 10th – October 13th, Miami’s own DJ Irie will celebrate his 15th year of giving back to South Florida’s youth with the return of his wildly popular Irie Weekend – IWXV: www.irieweekend.com. This year, Irie is pulling out all the stops with a full schedule of events that kick-off with the black tie INSPIRIE Gala at the Faena Forum. On Friday, October 11h – stars will descend upon the Miami Beach Golf Club for the marquee Irie Weekend celebrity golf tournament. After a full 18 holes guests will head to LIV Nightclub where superstar Jaden Smith will perform. On Saturday, the fun moves poolside to the Kimpton Surfcomber Hotel for the IWIV x E11EVEN Beach Bash & Concert, which features a performance by Saweetie.
Sunday, October 13th, the weekend wraps up with a kid’s golf clinic at Top Golf Miami. Kids from benefiting from the Irie Foundation will join Irie and friends as they teach them the rules of golf and life at one of the coolest driving ranges in the world.
Proceeds from all events benefit Irie Foundation, which empowers and invests in local South Florida youth through mentorship, cultural experiences and programs.
A multitude of sponsors including Pepsi Zero Sugar, Adidas, Jim Beam and more are onboard in support of the weekend and of Irie Foundation (www.iriefoundation.org).
WHO: Confirmed celebrities to attend over the three days of events include: Future, Jaden Smith, Alonzo Mourning, Saweetie, Ray Allen, Shane Battier, Omar Miller, Mario Chalmers, Kelly Olynyk, Luther Campbell, Adam Jones, Fred Taylor, Jevon Kearse, Jon Jay, Cliff Floyd, Terry Kirby, Charles Johnson and more.
Brands sponsors supporting the weekend include: Pepsi Zero Sugar, Adidas, E11EVEN, Jim Beam Black, Adidas, Tito’s Vodka, Bacardi, Corona, Wynn Resorts, Tidal, S.K.A.M. Artists, Macy’s, Kobi Karp, Mohegan Sun & Triller
WHEN / WHERE:
Thursday, October 10th | 7:00pm
Give from the Heart #InspIRIE Dinner Gala
3300-3398 Collins Ave,
Friday, October 11th | 11:30am
15TH Annual Irie Weekend Celebrity Golf Tournament, presented by Adidas & Jim Beam Black
Miami Beach Golf Club
2301 Alton Rd.
Miami Beach, FL 33140
Friday, October 11th | 10:00pm
IWXV After Dark at LIV Nightclub
Featuring: Jaden Smith
LIV Nightclub at Fontainebleau Miami Beach
2301 4441 Collins Ave.
Miami Beach, FL 33140
Saturday, October 12th | 12:00pm
E11EVEN IWXV BBQ Beach Bash & Concert
Featuring: Future & Saweetie
1717 Collins Ave
Miami Beach, FL 33139
Saturday, October 12th | 10:00pm
IWXIV After Dark
29 NE 11th Street
Miami, FL 33132
Sunday,October 13th | 11:00am
IWXV InspIRIE Kids Golf Clinic
17321 NW 7th Ave
Miami Gardens, FL 33169
Tags: @irieweekend #iwxv
FOR TICKETS PLEASE VISIT WWW.IRIEWEEKEND.COM/TICKETS/
MEDIA CONTACT: Felicia Quaning / 646.580.0146 / Felicia@pmg-mediagroup.com
Brandon Cox / 310.800.4399 / Brandon@pmg-mediagroup.com
Irie Foundation seeks to empower South Florida’s at-risk youth to lead productive lives through mentorship programs, cultural experiences and scholarship opportunities. By following the young people it serves from middle school through high school, the Foundation’s ultimate goal is to inspire and encourage its students to graduate high school, pursue higher education and develop into successful adults. All proceeds benefit the Irie Foundation.