Closing the curtain on DJ Irie’s 17th Annual Irie Weekend, which took place from October 5th to 7th, this celebrated event brought together a star-studded celebrity support, including Anthony Mackie, T.I., Shaggy, Flo Rida, Daymond John, DJ, Marshmello, and many more. They joined sports enthusiasts and benevolent sponsors, all rallying behind a noble cause – to empower South Florida’s youth.
The festivities began on Thursday, October 5th, with the Irie Foundation FORE The Kids Golf Clinic at Topgolf, presented by IMS Marketing. The day’s highlight featured a special appearance by Anthony Mackie, who shared inspiring words with the young participants.
That evening, the Irie Foundation Gather & Give Dinner Party took place at the elegant Giselle venue. Attendees were treated to an exclusive tasting menu complemented by signature cocktails courtesy of Eleven20 Tequila. The night was a seamless blend of exquisite dining, thoughtful gifting, exclusive auction items, and dynamic surprise performances by chart-topping artists Flo Rida and Shaggy. What makes this gala truly special is that every penny raised during this event, as well as throughout the weekend’s other activities, flowed directly into the coffers of the Irie Foundation. This remarkable organization is fervently committed to empowering and investing in the local youth of South Florida through a multifaceted approach encompassing mentorship, cultural experiences, and various educational programs.
Irie’s Adidas Big Golf Classic golf tournament at the Miami Beach Golf Club featured the Mohegan 19th Hole VIP Experience, adding an extra layer of excitement and camaraderie for participants and spectators alike. Friday night, after the golf tournament, guests made their way to the renowned LIV Miami nightclub. The iconic venue featured a special performance by multi-award-winning DJ, Marshmello.
On Saturday, guests attended Irie Weekend’s first annual Game, Set & Give Pro-Am Tennis Tournament powered by DeepSleep Studio at a luxury tennis club in Aventura, FL. This inaugural event brought together professional tennis players and amateur enthusiasts for a day of friendly competition.
The grand finale at E11EVEN MIAMI, with T.I. headlining, marked the culmination of this spectacular weekend.
The success of Irie Weekend was made possible by the generous support of numerous brand sponsors. These companies, including Adidas, Pepsi, Miami Heat, E11EVEN MIAMI, E11EVEN Vodka, DeepSleep Studio, Mohegan, Santander Bank, Wells Fargo, Topgolf, IMS Marketing, Eleven20 Tequila, Happy Dad, Giselle Miami, Marion Moore Foundation, Papa’s Pilar Rum, Hemingway Whiskey, Tequila 512, NDO H2O, Sugar Factory, Whitman’s Miami, Gorilla, The Salty, Vitasquad, Ostrow Brasserie, Evergreen Sweeteners, and many more, played a pivotal role in creating a memorable weekend that left a lasting impact on the community.
As this chapter comes to a close, we look forward to the next Irie Weekend, a remarkable tradition that continues to shape the lives of South Florida’s youth.
To discover more about the Irie Foundation, please visit: Irie Foundation