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Miami Beach, FL

7 THINGS TO DO IN MIAMI BEACH, FL (OCTOBER 09 - OCTOBER 18)

Miami Broward Carnival

Miami Broward Carnival

October 5–13, 2024 • event

Be involved in the amazing rhythm and real carnival spirit of the Miami Broward Carnival. Enjoy the beauty and glory of everything you'll see!

Citrus Season

Citrus Season

October–June • food

Florida is famous for its beautiful citrus groves and delicious fruits

Beach Season

Beach Season

April–November (all year round) • activity

Florida enjoys a warm climate most of the year

White Pelicans

White Pelicans

October–March • nature

When these professional hunters head to Florida from the northern states, local fish should stay alert

Overseas Highway

Overseas Highway

all year round  • activity

Perhaps the most spectacular road trip in America

Fruit Wine

Fruit Wine

late August–November • food

The unforgettable taste of tropical wines can't be compared with anything else

Stone Crab Season

Stone Crab Season

mid-October–mid-May • food

Taste one of the most delicious seasonal foods of Southeast Florida—you can even catch some yourself

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New Year's Eve at Bayfront Park

New Year's Eve at Bayfront Park

out of rangeDecember 31 • event

If you visit Miami during the winter holidays, don't miss the biggest New Year's Eve celebration around

South Beach Wine & Food Festival

South Beach Wine & Food Festival

out of rangeFebruary 22–25, 2024 • event

The most delicious of all Miami festivals

Jazz In The Gardens (JITG)

Jazz In The Gardens (JITG)

out of rangeMarch 9–10, 2024 • event

A two-day music affair in Miami Gardens

4th of July Weekend Events & Fireworks

4th of July Weekend Events & Fireworks

out of rangeJuly 4 • event

Spectacular fireworks over the ocean are worth a visit to Miami on Independence Day

Hummingbirds

Hummingbirds

out of rangeearly March–late September • nature

Our wee friends flock to the Sunshine State as eagerly as tourists do

Florida Renaissance Festival

Florida Renaissance Festival

out of rangeFebruary 3-March 24, 2024 • event

Dress up as your favorite knight or lady and travel back in time

Miami Music Week

Miami Music Week

unconfirmedMarch 22–27, 2024 • event

Dance to the beats of a weeklong marathon of electronic dance music

Miami Fashion Week

Miami Fashion Week

out of rangeJanuary 24-28, 2024 • event

One of the hottest events of the year in Miami

Blacktip and Spinner Sharks

Blacktip and Spinner Sharks

out of rangemid-January–early March • nature

Tens of thousands of black shark fins just a few meters from the beach can scare the hell out of anyone

Art Deco Weekend

Art Deco Weekend

out of rangeJanuary 12 - January 14 • event

Dive into the Art Deco era together with local enthusiasts during this three-day unique Miami-style soiree

Miami International Boat Show & Strictly Sail

Miami International Boat Show & Strictly Sail

out of rangeFebruary 14-18, 2024 • event

One of the greatest boat shows in the world takes place in Miami

Miami Swim Week

Miami Swim Week

unconfirmedMay 29–June 3, 2024 • event

Hottest time for hottest swimwear brands

The Seminole Hard Rock Winterfest Boat Parade

The Seminole Hard Rock Winterfest Boat Parade

out of rangeDecember 16, 2023 • event

View a caravan of all-kind vessels decorated with intricate light displays

Miami Film Festival

Miami Film Festival

out of rangeApril 5-14, 2024 • event

This 10-day independent movie festival in South Florida gives a chance to meet celebrities and watch some great films

Tortuga Music Festival

Tortuga Music Festival

out of rangeApril 5-7, 2024 • event

Get loose with some big rock music stars at a white sandy Fort Lauderdale beach

Grovetoberfest

Grovetoberfest

out of rangeNovember 4, 2023 • event

Florida's largest beer festival in Coconut Grove

Florida Supercon

Florida Supercon

out of rangeJuly 12-14, 2024 • event

A three-day comic convention for all kinds of geeks

Everglades Boating Adventure

Everglades Boating Adventure

out of rangeDecember–April  • nature

A unique ecosystem and the beauty of its wildlife open a new perspective on the life of South Florida

Caribbean Cruises

Caribbean Cruises

out of rangeDecember–May • activity

You will fall in love with the sun-kissed countries of the Caribbean

Ultra Music Festival

Ultra Music Festival

out of rangeMarch 22-24, 2024 • event

Should you feel the urge for a wild dance, head to the world's premier electronic music festival

Holy Ship!

Holy Ship!

out of rangeDecember 12–16, 2023 • event

Don't miss your chance to take part in the world's wildest cruise with some of the best parties on board

Venetian Pool, Coral Gables

Venetian Pool, Coral Gables

out of rangeMay–September • activity

This is the world's largest swimming pool which is emptied and refilled with fresh water every day

Baby Alligators

Baby Alligators

out of rangeSeptember • nature

If you are a fan of these huge reptiles, there are plenty of places here to observe them in the wild

Mamey Sapote Harvest

Mamey Sapote Harvest

out of rangeMay–July • food

Sweet and smooth. Don't forget to try this exotic fruit!

Christmas Lights

Christmas Lights

out of rangeearly November–early January • event

The art deco district and downtown are especially pretty during holiday season

Memorial Day Weekend

Memorial Day Weekend

out of rangeMay 27–29, 2023 • event

A hot weekend with a military show, parties and free concerts

Kiteboarding and Windsurfing

Kiteboarding and Windsurfing

out of rangeNovember–April • activity

Hit the waves in Miami or other spots along the southeast coast of Florida

Art Basel

Art Basel

out of rangeMarch 23–25, 2023 (Hong Kong) | June 15–18, 2023 (Basel) | October 18–22, 2023 (Paris) | December 7–9, 2023 (Miami Beach) • event

Don't miss the chance to become a part of the art world for a week full of exciting events

Miami Marathon

Miami Marathon

out of rangeJanuary 28 • event

Test your body and participate in the marathon, or come support the runners

Miami Cruise Month

Miami Cruise Month

out of rangeJanuary • event

A great chance for a dream cruise. The best prices and some free special deals await you during Cruise month

Miami Open

Miami Open

out of rangeMarch 17-31, 2024 • event

One of the world’s largest and most prestigious tennis events

Scuba Diving and Snorkeling

Scuba Diving and Snorkeling

out of rangeMay–August • activity

You'll be amazed by the variety of diving sites and their unspeakable beauty

Birdwatching

Birdwatching

out of rangeDecember–April • nature

The amazing amount of local and migratory birds make South Florida a great place for bird watchers

Winter Party Festival

Winter Party Festival

out of rangeFebruary 28-March 5, 2024 • event

A huge six-day festival celebrating the LGBTQ community at the hottest winter destination—Miami Beach

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