Latin Dancing in front of Ball & Chain

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…and Blackbird Ordinary keeps Brickell hip, and the art and music scene has Wynwood blossoming into the place to party. The art focused kids who roam there today wouldn’t have had a place to go 10 years ago, yet now they’re the prime audience. Live music runs the show at places like Bardot, Lagniappe, and Gramps, where every Wednesday night courtesy of the Secret Celluloid Society they also throw on an old-school movie at Shirley’s, the movie theater in the back room. Every place has a grittier, hipster vibe, but each spot is very different.