Memorial Day is around the corner! Got any plans?
Memorial Day is swiftly approaching and with it so is the start of summer! Whether you’re looking to escape the city or welcome the warmest season in the Magic City, we’ve put together a list of 8 awesome things to do in and around the 305 for Memorial Day weekend this year. Check these out!
1. Wine-down and relax at a bottomless rooftop pop up in Miami Beach
What better way to kick off summer than by soaking up the sun in a gorgeous waterfront rooftop with a glass of wine in hand? This year, Miami Beach’s Venezia Hotel is hosting a special Memorial Day pop-up featuring gorgeous ocean views, the best Miami beats and plenty of wine! Book your spot here.
2. Get out of the 305 and explore nearby destinations
The Magic City is full of awesome things to do, see and eat, but we all feel like venturing out into the world every now and then. That’s why we’ve put together this list of 8 awesome day trips from Miami. We’ve organized them from closest to furthest to make deciding where to go easier. Check them out here.
3. Live it up with champagne showers and your favorite tunes at an awesome boat party!
Soak up the sun and get in the mood for summer with this awesome boat party featuring a 3-hour open bar! A DJ will be spinning all your favorite tunes from R&B to Latin while you and your friends enjoy some gorgeous views of the Miami skyline and take full advantage of the open bar on board and the free snacks to keep you fueled through the party. Whether you choose to during the day or late at night get ready to get lit with this awesome, once-in-a-lifetime party! Book your spot here.
4. Swim through mesmerizing underwater caves
Hidden away in High Springs, FL, lies a stunning natural park of blue lagoons and wondrous underwater caves waiting for you to explore its crystalline waters. Ginnie Springs is so surreally gorgeous it will have you dreaming of tropical oases for days!
5. Camp out in the middle of the sea at a secluded tiki hut
Talk about glamping to escape the hustle and bustle of the city! This tiki hut in the middle of the bay in Key West takes the average city break to a whole new, isolated level. So if you’re looking to get a break from civilization, this might just be the spot for you. The tropical-themed Tiki Suite is anchored in the middle of Key West waters and combines the best of boating life, home comforts and glamping to provide guests with a truly unique and paradisiacal experience.
6. Take in the beautiful South Florida nature with an invigorating hike
It’s safe to say Miami is one of the best cities in the country, but our beloved Magic City is also surrounded by some absolutely stunning wilderness. From the sprawling paths of that lead to the heart of the Everglades to the more urban trails of Matheson Hammock Park, explore the great outdoors at these seven gorgeous spots, perfect for hikers of all levels.
7. Grab your crew and go cruising through the Keys on a fabulous tiki boat
If you’re into tiki bars and sailing we may have just found the perfect cruise for you. Docked at Bayside’s Lorelei Restaurant & Cabana Bar, the Cruisin Tikis will take you on a fun tour through the crystalline waters of Islamorada while you relax and enjoy your drink on one of their floating tiki bars!
8. Go wildlife watching!
There’s a truly unique blend of plants and animals that from time-to-time we should sit back and appreciate. These, in conjunction with all our beautiful dogs we see running around the 305 daily, give us a truly mindblowing collection of nature to gawk at.
See also: 8 Lush, Plant-Filled Miami Spots For An Enchanting Evening Al-Fresco
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