Freehand Hostel

Your Guide to Art Basel

*Come over and shop our resident pop-ups Vida Kush, Lost Boy Dry Good and Style Mafia all Art Basel long (Thursday, 12/4 – Sunday, 12/7)!

Thursday, 12/4 //

British Knights Launch After Party, 10pm: What happens when an old school footwear/apparel outfit invades Miami for their relaunch? This. Things to look forward to: killer DJ sets by Daai Lo and Aliyo, plus an artist showcase featuring illustrator Mwanel Pierre–Louis and a whole lotta fresh kicks. (No cover)

Friday, 12/5 //

Young Collectors Lounge, 2pm: Basically a hostel-turned-art gallery. Artist Rebeca Raney is bringing her larger-than-life sculptures to the backyard for Uprise Art’s YLC. You’ve got to see this! (No cover)

Dreamcatcher Workshop, 4pm: Get hands-on at our gal pal bybritt’s backyard dreamcatcher workshop benefiting Free Arts NYC. Best part: plenty of Broken Shaker cocktails to go ‘round. (Tickets)

Saturday, 12/6 //

Nah/No Magazine Launch Party, 2pm: Nah/No Magazine (a super cool publication that spotlights cool creatives doing cool things) is taking over the backyard to celebrate their first/fall issue. Expect complimentary drinks from 2-3pm, plus sweet beats by DJ Hurron and a first look at issue #1. Also on tap: poolside pop-up shops by Vida Kush, Lost Boy Dry Goods, Style Mafia, Men in Cities, Trend Rush, Papua Swimwear and Jean & Tonic. (No cover)

Raat City TV, 8pm: The crazy-cool crew at Bullett Magazine is Miami-bound to throw RaatCity TV, a screening party featuring original video work by some of your favorite artists. In the mix: open bar action from 8-9pm, plus DJ sets by Niki Takesh/Jarlos420 and a live performance by Lauren Devine. (No cover)

Sunday, 12/7 //

Swig & Swine, 3pm: SF’s Bon Vivants is coming to town to host an Art Basel hangout/BBQ benefiting Miami’s Overtown Youth Center. Highlights include live painting by graffiti artist Ian Ross and DJ sets by Myles Hendrik and Mia Moretti, plus – you guessed it – pig and punch. (Tickets)