Backyard Bash VII

SMDCAC presents

Backyard Bash VII

Tickets Available Oct 5 | Live Performance by Ranky Tanky


Outdoor concert
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Outdoor concert
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Backyard Bash


Ranky Tanky
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Ranky Tanky
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Ranky Tanky
Sat, Oct 23, 2021 | 7:00pm
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Back Yard Concert Lawn & Plaza
Free admission, ticket required; Optional $25 Advance Beer Package | $30 Day Of Beer Package

Our annual season kickoff is one of the best parties in Miami, a FREE, family-friendly celebration of culture, community and music. Enjoy a live performance by Grammy Award winning, Charleston, SC-based quintet, Ranky Tanky, as they perform timeless music born from the Gullah culture of the southeastern Sea Islands.

Tickets will be available through the SMDCAC Box Office at noon on Tuesday, October 5, 2021.

Beer package includes six (6) 12-ounce beers. Those not purchasing a beer package can still buy individual beer tickets for $5 each. Pre-paid beer packages may be picked up at SMDCAC box office only.

Appropriate for all ages. Guests are encouraged to bring lawn chairs and blankets. No coolers are permitted. All patrons entering the theater require a ticket regardless of age. This includes children and infants. 

PLEASE NOTE:  In preparation for your arrival, the Center has taken numerous precautions to ensure the health and safety of our guests and employees. The following is list of measures we are taking for a safe re-opening following the guidelines put in place by the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), and Miami-Dade County’s New Normal Guide.

  • Patrons must wear a face mask or a protective face covering upon entering the premises and within shared spaces. Face masks and coverings may be removed once seated at designated pod.
  • Temperature checks
  • Reduced audience capacity
  • Hand sanitizer stations have been located at all entryways, and high traffic areas
  • Floor marking to assist in maintaining social distancing
  • Outdoor seating “pods” spaced beyond the minimum 6’ requirements
  • Staff training conducted in advance on CDC, and Miami-Dade County Covid-19 related protocols and procedures
  • Enhanced cleaning procedures including disinfecting all high touch surfaces
  • Touchless faucets, soap dispensers, and paper towel dispensers have been installed where possible
  • Open lid garbage and recycle bins are in place
  • Temporary reduction or elimination of concessions

Please call the SMDCAC Box Office (786-573-5300) after 12 p.m. the day of the performance to confirm if rescheduling is necessary.

In the event that the Center must cancel this event, the following options will be available to patrons:

  • Receive a refund
  • Exchange your ticket for a gift certificate
  • Exchange your ticket for an alternate show

It is the policy of Miami-Dade County to comply with all of the requirements of the Americans with Disabilities Act. To request materials in accessible format, and/or any accommodation to attend an event at the South Miami-Dade Cultural Arts Center, please contact Stephanie Aponte, 786-573-5314,, at least five days in advance to initiate your request, TTY users may also call 711 (Florida Relay Service).