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2016 Events Calendar

In South Beach Miami something interesting is happening almost every day, but it’s the special events that make the area more fun. We’ve selected a few of the most popular SoBe events and festivals.

In addition, South Beach Miami has many ongoing and free events which you may find very interesting.



January 28 - February 1, 2016

Miami Beach Antique Jewelry & Watch Show. One of the largest wine trade shows in America. About 1,500 wines from 20 countries on display! Antique Jewelry Show Details.

February 13 - March 27, 2016

Florida Renaissance Festival. Suspended Between Myth and History. Location: Cauley Square Historic Village, 22400 Old Dixie Hwy. Miami, Florida Phone: 305-258-0044, 11:00 am til Sunset.

February 25 - 27, 2016

The South Beach Wine & Food Festival. This national four-day destination event showcasing the talents of the world’s most famous wine and spirits producers, chefs and culinary personalities. Read more about the Wine & Food Festival.

March 5 - 6, 2016

Carnaval Miami. Carnaval on the Mile is one-of-a-kind cultural experience appealing to people of all ages! Walk a mile of paintings with over a hundred fine artists and sculptures. Three concert stages packed with dozens live musical groups. Fine foods from local restaurants. Kids events. Saturday and Sunday. 10am - 10 pm.

March 4 - 13, 2016

Miami International Film Festival. MIFF is an annual film festival in Miami, Florida, that showcases independent American and international films. The competitive film festival includes documentaries, short films, and retrospectives.

March 21 - 24, 2016

Winter Music Festival. The hottest DJ talents from around the world meet in South Beach Miami during the Winter Music Festival week. This is one of the most important events on the dance music calendar.

March 18 - 21, 2016

Miami Home Design & Remodeling Show. Features fine home furniture, accessories, remodeling, interior design, kitchens and baths, appliances, home theaters, home improvements, pools and spas, patios and much more. Open for public.

April 6 - 101, 2016

South Beach Comedy Festival. Celebrating 10 years of laugh! Free shows & more! #SBCF15‏

April 3, 2016

South Beach Triathlon. International Course: .93-mile swim - 24.25-mile bike - 6.2-mile run. Classic Course: .5-mile swim - 20.7-mile bike - 4-mile run.

April 2016

Festival of Speed Miami. Florida’s premier luxury and automotive event is returning to with an enhanced showcasing of yachts, contemporary and vintage automobiles, motorcycles, and luxury water-crafts. Location: Miami, Museum Park.

April 8 - 10, 2016

Miami Beach Gay PRIDE Parade. Miami Beach's largest LGBT two-day event with exciting celebrities, musical performances, refreshments, food and a family-friendly play area for over 60,000 people from all walks of life, all parts of the country, and all age groups.

April 2016

Miami Beach Polo World Cup. This year, Martina Miami Beach Polo World Cup is taking place on South Beach, between 20th and 22nd Streets, behind the Setai Hotel.

May 2016

Free Comic Book Day. Free cool kids comics, classic reprints and the latest creative stories. For participating store's locations check Free Comics website.

May 2016

Miami Fashion Week. If you would like to learn about new fashion trends and see many celebrities, Miami Fashion Week is a place to be! Featuring dozens of designers from all over the world. Location: Miami Beach Convention Center.

July 1 - 4, 2016

Florida Supercon. This 4-day festival is dedicated to Comic Books, Anime, Animation, Video Games, Fantasy and Sci-Fi featuring industry guests, cosplayers, artists, writers, panels, Q&A's, films, workshops, video gaming and much more! Location: Miami Airport Hotel and Convention Center.

July 2016

Mercedes-Benz Swimwear Fashion Week. High visibility event for the fashion, entertainment and luxury goods industry.

October 2016

Columbus Day Regatta. Boaters from all over can come together to race for some great prizes and satisfy that sense of adventure.



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Oct 31, 2016

Halloween Party, Lincoln Road, South Beach, 6:00PM. Admission is free and costumes are encouraged.
This is one of South Beach Miami special events that can't be missed! In a costume or not, make sure you are dressed with hip style!

Nov 15 - 22, 2016

Miami Book Fair International. One of the nation’s largest outdoor book fairs features some 300 booksellers and publishers, and more than 250 authors.

December 1 - 4, 2016

Art | Basel | South Beach. The most important art show in the United States. Art Basel Miami Beach combines an international selection of top galleries with an exciting program of special exhibitions, parties and crossover events.
More than 12,000 visitors over the last three years have attended this must-see event destination in South Beach Miami, Florida.


Our events calendar is updated frequently. If you didn't find the event you were looking for, come back in a few days!

You can also check our Miami Travel Resources section where you can find references to many Miami Visitor's publications, free online Miami newspapers and more. Happy Traveling!

Life Guard Station in South Beach Miami.

Have you seen the flags on the beach lifeguard station? Do you know what they mean and how important they are?
Here is the chart:

  • RED - High Hazard = High surf and/or strong current
  • YELLOW - medium hazard = Moderate surf and/or current
  • GREEN - Low Hard - calm conditions, but still exercise caution
  • PURPLE - Dangerous marine life

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