Spring is swiftly approaching and the 305 is full to the brim with awesome plans!
From visits to magical botanical gardens to boat parties and beer tastings—here are 46 things you can do in Miami this March as we head on into spring.
If you’ve been round to Downtown Fort Lauderdale recently 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.
2. Brews Cruise
If boozing and cruising are ale you need, we may have just found the perfect plan for you! Organized by Rockstar Beer Festival, this unique cruise will take you sailing through the intercoastal waterways of Southern Florida as you delight in some of the finest local brews. Grab your tickets here!
3. Celebrate Women’s History Month
This month is dedicated to celebrating the achievements of women throughout history. While these should be celebrated year-round, take time this March to explore all the amazing things women have done and continue doing throughout Miami and support them!
Immerse yourself in the enchanting and intimate concert of Fuerza Femenina and embark on a journey of musical healing. Join Delfina Mun, Giselle World and Gracia Maria as they guide you through the sacred sounds of the Amazon Rainforest with their Acoustic Medicine Music and healing sounds.
Artwork from the iconic post-impressionist painter Vincent Van Gogh will come to life 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.
Perfect for adrenaline junkies and adventure seekers, you’ll be able to drive as fast as you want with these awesome jet ski rides. Miami Watersports’ brand-new Sea Doo GTI 130 pros are fast and extremely stable for all levels of experience, just hop on one and let the instructors guide you through an unforgettable experience. Get tickets here.
Decorated with luscious greenery and sleek white furniture, the exclusive Dior Café in Miami’s Design District stays true to Monsieur Christian Dior’s longstanding tradition and desire to spread his love for the art of entertaining and his taste in art de vivre. The café offers a select menu of coffee, teas, juices, assorted fruit, and other delightful confections like macarons and fluffy croissants to start your day off right.
- For an added dose of glitz and glamour try the glitter lattes at Bistro Café
Spend a socially-distant night sipping on unique cocktails and watching some of the best burlesque in the Magic City. Featuring world-class acrobats, including Cirque Du Soleil alumni Karyna Konchakivska & Suren Bozyan, AirOtic Soireé will leave you craving for more but don’t worry! After the hour-long performance, you’ll get to join the cast for an awesome party featuring the hottest DJs in town. Sharing a story of love, passion, sexuality and eroticism, it’s sure to be unlike any show you have seen before! Get your tickets here.
An exciting, new dining destination has opened in Wynwood! At 5,500 square feet, Pilo’s Tacos’ colorful new outpost combines the restaurant’s authentic, fast-casual Mexican concept with original and creatively-decorated dining spaces to bring us Miami’s first-ever tequila garden.
11.Book your spot at this delightfully mad, Wonderland-themed Gin & Tea party coming to Miami in May
Join Dormouse, March Hare, and your delightful host the Mad Hatter in an immersive, 90-minute-long, cocktail-crafting experience. Curiosity, tantalizing concoctions, and teatime mayhem await – just don’t plan on being late. Purchase your tickets here and travel down to Wonderland!
Have some fun in the sun at one of Miami’s best boat parties! There’ll be unlimited drinks, plenty of hot dogs, fruit platters, and more to keep you fueled throughout the party while you get down to the hottest DJs. There will also be drinking and wet t-shirt competitions! You can grab your tickets here.
If you’re looking for your next favorite spot in which to brunch with your gals or grab drinks with BAE, we may have just found the spot for you! With everything PINK on PINK, Casa Florida is possibly one of the cutest outdoor bars we’ve seen in the 305.
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!
A technology-meets-art exhibit by day and glowing wonderland by night, Illuminate Coral Gables will have you looking at the city in a whole new light. This free, outdoor exhibit, which opened on Friday, February 12, focuses on the intentional use of light and technology to transform some of Coral Gables’ most important landmarks into stunning works of public art.
Come and discover what goes on within the darkness at Dining in the Dark with The Secret Society tasting experience. Imagine. A masked and mysterious amalgamation of characters welcomes you to your table. Suddenly, you’re seated at a table in an ominous room shrouded in darkness. You tremulously reach for your glass. It’s all too eerie, but the ensemble of enigmatic assistants serve you pleasantly as you dabble between mouth-watering dishes.
Ever wondered what a fairy village would look like? Well, we have…And honestly, it would look a lot like McKee Botanical Gardens. Filled with luscious greens, this magical oasis near Miami is home to some whimsical creations and botanical wonders that will make you feel like you’ve wandered into a fantastic fairytale land.
18. Enjoy the last ice skating of the winter season at Basement’s groovy underground ice skating rink
Sure, winter in Miami wasn’t exactly cold, but if we could go snow tubing this winter why not also go ice skating? At the Miami Beach club, Basement, they’ve got an indoor ice skating rink and it’s straight out of our best neon dreams!
Enter a world of tipsy temptation at the Speakeasy On Demand and indulge yourself while Madame Lulu and her terrific troupe lead you through a night full of tantalizing cocktails and fabulous performances by some of the top cirque, burlesque and theatrical performers in the world!
You can still experience an absolutely magical (and safe) winter here in Houston, 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.
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.
New York’s famous restaurant, Osteria Morini, has finally docked in Miami Beach and it’s bringing a whole lot of delicious Italian dishes and major NY-vibes to the table. On Morini’s menu, you’ll find plenty of delectable options like their fresh signature Cappelletti pasta served with truffled ricotta and prosciutto, their Battilardo ( a board of cured meat, cheese and spreads), grilled meats and, of course, their signature Mare Seafood Salad. Meanwhile, its drink menu features a wide selection of sustainable Italian wine from small, family-operated vineyards, as well as classic Italian cocktails like Negroni and cocktails with a local twist such as their Old Cuban made with Appleton Rum, Ca’ Del Bosco Franciacorta, mint and bitters.
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.
Venture out to Coconut Grove to find this awesome Spanish restaurant hidden inside a gas station. Featuring over 2,000 vintage wines, El Carajo boasts one of the most extensive wine collections in Florida, not to mention it also has some excellent Cuban cafecito, croquetas, and tapas.
The boutique-style indoor complex, FunDimension, exercises imaginations with myriad family-friendly attractions ranging from bumper cars to arcade games. Relax in one of the lounge’s plush seats and sip on wine or beer while your kids take advantage of all that FunDimension has to offer. This 15,000 square foot air-conditioned facility, features an indoor playground, laser tag arena, bumper cars, virtual reality, and arcade games perfect for children of all ages! Book your spot here.
We may be known for our Cuban fare here in Miami, but that doesn’t mean we don’t enjoy a great slice of ‘za every now and then. Here are some of the best places around the city where you can enjoy a pie in all of its ooey-gooey, cheesy and crispy glory.
If you’ve ever dreamed of becoming the next Sherlock Holmes and would like to put your deduction skills to the test then why not try a fun mystery dinner! At The Dinner Detective, you’ll tackle a hilarious and challenging crime while you feast on a fantastic dinner. Enjoy scrumptious dishes like Herb Roasted Breast Of Chicken, Atlantic Seared Salmon and Vegetarian Pasta Primavera, while you put your detective skills to the test and help find the culprit — beware though, they could be hiding in plain sight! Grab your tickets here.
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