97 Brilliant Things To Do In Miami This July

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97 Brilliant Things To Do In Miami This July

Here’s how you can have an awesome summer in Miami

Summer is now in full swing, the humidity keeps pressing down on us and the rainy season keeps bringing up crazy storms to our shores, but don’t let that get you down because there’s still plenty to check out in Miami this month! Make July in the 305 a month to remember with some of these awesome plans:

1. Go Down The Rabbit Hole For The Mad Hatter’s (Gin &) Tea Party

Don’t miss out on the Mad Hatter’s infamous gin and tea parties while he’s still in Miami! In this immersive, theatrical cocktail experience you’ll enjoy a menu of delicious Rabbit Hole Bespoke Gin concoctions in the most psychedelic of settings. Costumes are welcome, but if you don’t have time to put an outfit together don’t worry— the Hatter will be lending out some of his craziest hat creations! Want a seat at the tea party table? The Mad Hatter is leaving on Saturday, July 24 and they’re down to their very last tickets!! So don’t be late and get your tickets here!⭐️Sponsored⭐️

2. Catch a once-in-a-lifetime virtual performance featuring the whole Montaner family!

Tune in from home for a once-in-a-lifetime experience featuring the beloved Montaner family. For one time only Mau & Ricky, Ricardo, Evaluna and Camilo will be singing all their greatest hits together in one spectacular performance! The show will be broadcast around the world on Sunday, July 31, from the stunning Altos de Chavon amphitheater, located in the Dominican Republic’s La Romana, and all you’ll have to do is hit enter to enjoy a front-row seat performance by your favorite artists! Don’t miss out and get your tickets here!

3. Visit Miami’s dazzling Van Gogh immersive experience at the Olympia Theatre!

Artwork from the iconic post-impressionist painter Vincent Van Gogh will come to life this month in a 360-degree digital spectacle that’ll illuminate and transform the physical space into a fully immersive exhibit. You’ll see Van Gogh’s work take over the walls and encompass your surroundings through the lenses of several dozen projectors, hyper-realistic VR headsets, or a mix of both. Get your tickets here!

4. Visit Miami’s newest speakeasy in Little River

Tucked away in Hachidori, one of Miami’s best ramen spots, Kojin at Kura’s swanky new drinking den features a 14-seat bar along with a couple of couches for an intimate and exclusive experience. To find the new speakeasy, all you need to do is walk to the back of Hachidori and you’ll find it hidden behind a mysterious black curtain in the dining room.

Take it to the rooftop…

From wonderful waterfront enclaves to lush rooftop gardens, these ten Miami rooftops have it all!  Check them out here.

16. Sign up to the heist of the century

The infamous masked bandits are planning their new attack and they’re looking for new members! Do you have what it takes to join the infamous gang as they take over the 305? If you’re up for the challenge, grab your mask and don your red jumpsuit to join the thrilling ‘Money Heist’ immersive experience coming to Miami this October! Book your tickets


17-27. Make a splash at a pool party

Chilling under the sun, sipping on cocktails, and cooling off by the pool of some of the trendiest hotels in the 305 — Summer in Miami simply cannot go without an awesome pool party!

28. Join in for a day of wellness, beauty, networking, and tons of summer fun at Nautilus South Beach!

ENVSN was born with the goal to serve and foster the talent, dreams and sustainability of youth culture in an inclusive environment, that promotes collaboration, discovery, and conversation. Join them on their first ever Miami pop-up for a self care and TLC for your body session in the morning, test amazing beauty products at the Beauty and Brunch event, and dance the night away pool-side at the Sunset Soiree, all while enjoying the Nautilus Hotel’s beautiful surroundings! Book your tickets for July 8 here.

Get into the latest fashion trends at Miami Swim Week powered by Art Hearts Fashion 

Taking place at the Faena Forum this July, Miami Swim Week powered by Art Hearts Fashion will showcase the hottest swimwear looks of the summer. Featuring designs by globally-acclaimed designers, and the sharpest trends from up-and-coming designers, this 4-day event is packed with all the entertainment and style you’ve been looking for. This year,  there will be over 30 designers and artists exhibiting their work from Thursday, July 8, through Sunday, July 10. Some of the designers making an appearance; and there will be plenty more to explore beyond the runway, including awesome VIP parties, sponsored goodies, drinks and more. Book your tickets here.

  • If you’re a fan of fashion, make sure to also check out Liberty Live this July. At this amazing summer fashion show taking place July 10 through July 12, you’ll learn everything you need to know to make your way up in the fashion industry all the way from getting into retail, building your media presence, collaborations and more!

31-43. Unwind at a sun-drenched patio

There’s no shortage of wonderful outdoor spots to sample in the Magic City all the way from rooftop bars with impressive views of the city to lush outdoor gardens in which to bask in the beautiful tropical flora. Pero like we also like to add some spice and variety to our weekend (and weekday) outings by switching things up with a chill patio or two. Luckily for us, there’s plenty of those in the 305 too!

44. Let go of all stress and anxiety with a magical meditation session

We all need to relax and let go from all the stress and axiety from time to time! Timeline healing is an intense guided meditation that will allow you to access a deeper connection with your past, future and higher selves. These online workshop sessions usually last about an hour and a half and take place every Friday at 7 p.m. and  combines shamanic journeying practices to guide you on a magical journey. Book your session here.

45. Escape to a boho paradise in Islamorada

Life in paradise now also includes a shopping center perfect to fulfill all your dreams of a boho life in the Keys. Tucked away in the gorgeous enclave of Islamorada, Village Square at Trading Post is your one-stop-shop for all things decor, gifts, fashion, coffee and everything necessary to live out your best hippie life in the Tropics!

46. Explore stunning underwater caves at Ginnie Springs

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!

Make your ‘gram extra glam with a photoshoot at Brickell’s new selfie museum

If you’re looking to add a little bit of spice to your feed, then The Social Hub is the place for you! Not just your average selfie museum, this new interactive art installation in Brickell City Center has everything you need to make that ‘gram extra glam! With 3,5000 square feet of content creation space, here you’ll find more than 20 different themes and designs as well as countless props to create the perfect selfie. Book your ticket here!

48-51. Discover the sounds of the world with this authentic concert series at Palapa Miami…

Upper Buena Vista’s enchanting Palapa Miami is hosting a series of unique and intimate concerts featuring a wide range of genres and performers — and it’s the perfect way to enjoy a magical night out in Miami in a safe and socially distant way.  Take in the entrancing tunes and allow yourself to be whisked away to far, distant lands by Miami’s best musicians while enjoying some light refreshments at this enchanting urban oasis! There are multiple concerts to choose from:

Or enjoy a magical candlelit concert in enchanting Miami settings

You can still experience an absolutely magical (and safe) spring here in Miami, and part of that is thanks to the amazing outdoor spaces the city has to offer. Luckily, Fever Originals is bringing its wildly popular Candlelight concert series to a beautiful open-air venue for the season.

53. Grab drinks at the Oasis, Wynwood’s dazzling new outdoor space…

Wynwood’s dazzling new outdoor space The Oasis has just opened its doors just off North Miami Ave and it looks totally amazing. The new space features tons of dining options, live performances on weekends, art, and a towering bar made out of colorful shipping containers with more to come down the road! Discover it here.

54-64. Or head on over to one of Miami’s best cocktail bars!

While Miami isn’t exactly historically known for its amazing cocktails, Magic City bartenders have really worked to up their mixology game turning the city into a hot spot for excellent craft cocktails. From world-class bars to sky-high drinking dens, Miami is now home to amazing cocktail bars perfect for every occasion, so we’ve put together a list of 10 incredible spots for the next time you feel like downing down a drink or two. Salud! 

65. Book your tickets to experience the art of Banksy like never before

“The Art of Banksy” is a new exhibition soon to be in Miami, boasting more than 140 pieces on display! Banksy is the artist who everyone knows, but nobody knows, and this exhibit promises some awesome insight into the mind behind the iconic street art. Book your tickets here.

66. Cool down with one of Frohzen’s delightful “baked goods”

This innovative ice cream shop in the Design District makes the most beautiful and incredibly cute treats. But not only are these frozen goodies insanely Instagrammable (as they should be), they’re also pretty freaking delicious. And how could they not be considering Chef Salvatore Martone’s the mastermind behind Frozen? A disciple of talented Chef Joël Robuchon, Martone possesses an incredibly creative sense of whimsy that has led him to create not one nor two but three delectably gorgeous frozen “baked goods.

67. Head on up to Fort Lauderdale for some major Tulum vibes

If you’ve been round to Downtown Fort Lauderdale this week you might have noticed the colossal new statue that has gone up right outside Society Las Olas. The larger-than-life statue, Thrive, is the latest work by renowned South African artist, Daniel Popper. The 14-ton piece was commissioned by PMG property markets and is now a permanent fixture of Downtown Fort Lauderdale for everyone to enjoy.

68-76. And, for more leafy, tropical vibes, dine out at a lush, plant-filled restaurant

There’s nothing quite like some lush foliage and twinkling lights to elevate an evening outdoors. If there’s one way to lean into the endless hot summer nights it has to be dining out in breezy tropical enclaves surrounded by the verdant flora of the region. From sky-high gardens to secret gardens here are some of our favorite outdoor restaurants in which to spend a wonderful evening al-fresco. Just make sure to bring some mosquito repellent with you!

77-84. Discover South Florida’s underwater treasures

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There’s no doubt that South Florida is home to some amazing flora and fauna, but what many of us often don’t realize is that there’s also plenty of natural wonders to discover under the sea. A world-class destination for scuba diving and snorkeling, Miami lies at the entrance of the uppermost stretch of the Florida Straits, the third-largest barrier reef in the world, which extends south to The Florida Keys, while Miami Beach is essentially a limestone coral reef island, making it another great spot for diving right in the 305.

85. Check out Cuba’s oldest brewery, now also Wynwood’s youngest!

Atención Miamians! You can now get a refreshing taste of Cuba at Wynwood’s new Cervecería La Tropical. Featuring plenty of brewing space, tasty Latinamerican food and a gorgeous beer garden that’s an absolute tropical dream, ya tu sabes que La Tropical is the next stop on our bucket list for some fresh pints of cerveza!

86-96. Spend a wonderful evening by the water at one of Miami’s best waterfront dining destinations.

We’re a seaside city so what better plan for a summer evening than to spend the evening chilling and cooling off by the water at one of the many beautiful waterfront spots Miami has to offer? From seafood shacks to the most refined of waterfront enclaves, you ought to check out Miami’s wonderful waterfront spots!

97. Uncover a magical world of neon blue by exploring a bioluminescent lagoon just outside of Miami!

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Jump on a kayak or a paddleboard and go cruising through the Lagoon as you surround yourself with the ethereal blue glow of the glittering waters. Caused by a chemical reaction, bioluminescence is a rare natural phenomenon that occurs when living organisms react to water,  lighting it up with an ethereal blue glow. In Indian River Lagoon, near Titusville, there are several places in which to witness this utterly captivating spectacle.


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