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Attractions, arts, shopping, spas, dining, dancing, sports — the list of things to see and do in Greater Miami and the Beaches is virtually endless. How can visitors possibly fit it all in? A little planning goes a long way to guarantee a great vacation.

Top Activities

Miami Seaquarium : Welcome to Miami Seaquarium®, a place where dolphins walk on water and killer whales fly through the air. Where sea lions delight children of all ages and endangered sea turtles and manatees find a safe haven. Enjoy a world-class marine-life entertainment park with eight different marine animal shows and astonishing daily presentations. Miami Seaquarium® is a place of inspiration, education – and fun!

Vizcaya Museum : Vizcaya is a National Historic Landmark; we’re also a museum owned by Miami-Dade County and accredited by the American Association of Museums. Vizcaya is open to the public 364 days each year, and we invite you to visit this serene and stunningly beautiful retreat in the heart of Miami.

Bill Bags National Park : Have you ever been on a beach that was voted one of the Top 10 Beaches in the U.S. looking out to sea and ask, “Can it get any better than this?” Well, at Bill Baggs Cape Florida State Park we think we can make that perfect moment even better. See the beach from a bird’s-eye-view.

Jungle Island : Not only is Jungle Island Miami’s most unique tourist attraction, its wide variety of animals, summer camps, and birthday parties, makes Jungle Island a must-see on any Florida vacation.

Everglades National Park : Everglades National Park, the largest subtropical wilderness in the United States, boasts rare and endangered species. It has been designated a World Heritage Site, International Biosphere Reserve, and Wetland of International Importance, significant to all people of the world.

 

Ideas for First Time Visitors:

  • Beaches of Miami Beach
  • South Beach and Lincoln Road
  • Vizcaya Museum and Gardens
  • Art Deco Hotel District
  • Joe’s Stone Crab
  • Jungle Island
  • Coconut Grove, Miami’s Oldest Neighborhood

Ideas for Repeat Visitors:

  • Coral Castle
  • Marlins Ballpark
  • Design District
  • Florida Grand Opera
  • Gusman Center for the Performing Arts

Special Events

Cinco de Mayo Brickell

The Shops at Mary Brickell Village host this celebration of one of the biggest food and wine events in Miami. Enjoy food and drink, live music, a DJ and a fashion show featuring the latest fashions from Mary Brickell Village’s finest boutiques and shops. 6-10 p.m.

 


Yamaha Contender Miami Sportfish Tournament

The Miami Sportfishing Tournament is back for another great event at the Miami Beach Marina. Fish this great event for only $500 which could win you Top Boat prize of $30,0000 guaranteed. All while benefiting Marine Education and Scholarships. Great food and Gifts Included. – Baywalk Party and Weigh-in free and open to the public.


Cuba Ocho: Latin Nights

“Noche Latina Salsa Wednesday”.
Wednesdays Nights just got more Livelier!! We are starting the party in the heart of Little Havana at CubaOcho Museum & Performing Arts Center.
Hosted by HardKnox Entertainment ©
Music By DJ HardKnox as he gets your Sultry Salsa, Blazing Bachata, Merengue dancing fix started and much more.
NO COVER ALL NIGHT!
$5 HOUSE VODKA, RUM & WHISKEY!!!

Local Transportation

Distance from Major Airports

  • Miami International Airport – 11 miles
  • Ft. Lauderdale Airport – 26 miles