While Miami has beach weather all year long, it’s still a tradition to celebrate the end of winter. Here’s a list of upcoming events that will help you ‘spring’ into action:
Longines Global Champions Tour – April 13-15
Miami Beach hosts this prestigious show-jumping competition for the third year in a row.
Watch in awe while horses and their riders compete in the second installment of this international 15-event championship.
Conch Republic Independence Festival– April 21-3
This celebration of Key West pride invites everyone to a week-long party. They’ve included everything – two parades, a pet stroll, a bed race, a pirate costume competition, even a comical battle reenactment.
AIDS Walk Miami – April 23
Enjoy a day in the sun while advocating for Care Resource and the Food For Life Network food bank. There’s still time to sign up for this 5K walk-a-thon; Miami’s largest HIV/AIDS awareness fundraiser.
Those with a taste for rum can’t miss this extravaganza at the Miami Airport Convention Center. Taste rums from around the world, attend seminars, and take part in a Tiki Night at Mai Kai Restaurant.
Miami International Jazz Festival – April 27-29
Spend three evenings in three different venues listening to a selection of prominent jazz musicians.
A Tax Deductible V.I.P Contributor Package gets you preferred seating at all performances and backstage meet and greets along with other perks.
Miami Museum Month – May 1-31
When the sun is blazing, escape into one of Miami’s many museums. Explore everything from automobiles to artifacts to priceless art across nineteen participants. Check for special offers and discounts beforehand!
Cinco De Mayo – May 5
For the biggest fiesta in Miami, head over to Mary Brickell Village. Revelers will find no shortage of margaritas, tequila shots and sombreros. There’s also tequila tasting in Miami Beach, where guests can mix up their own festive cocktail.
Miami-Dade’s “All Kids Included” program encourages kids, with or without disabilities, to participate in events that enhance creativity. The Family Arts Festival is a free event filled with art activities, an art competition, and live performances.
Mother’s Day – May 14
For Mom’s special day, take the family to a ‘Mommy and Me’ luncheon or brunch at her favorite restaurant. Start the celebration early with high tea at the Country Club of Miami or a night of painting and wine at the Drinkhouse Fire & Ice Lounge.
Memorial Day – May 29
Miami’s beautiful beaches offer countless ways to celebrate the unofficial start of summer, while honoring our fallen troops. Two of the most popular are the Miami Beach Air and Sea Show along with Urban Beach Week.
Orange Bowl Paddle Championship – June 10
Professional paddleboard racers and amateurs compete in a variety of events. Register for a race at Miami’s Marine Stadium Flexpark for an unforgettable experience benefiting Big Brothers Big Sisters of Miami.
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