Holiday Events in Miami

Miami is a city that loves to celebrate and there are many holiday events and celebrations throughout the year. Holidays in Miami are celebrated through family activities and Christmas weekend events. Christmas is not just about shopping for the holidays, but it’s also about doing things with friends & family. There are many things to do for Christmas in Miami. Check out the events directory to find out what’s going on in Miami for the holiday season.


Most Popular Holiday Events

Miami Music Week
Miami Music Week

Here are some of the most popular:

  • Art Basel Miami Beach: This annual event is held in December and features art exhibitions, performances, and installations from artists around the world.
  • Miami International Boat Show: Held in February, this event showcases the latest in boats, yachts, and marine accessories.
  • South Beach Wine and Food Festival: This event takes place in February and features celebrity chefs, tastings, and wine seminars.
  • Calle Ocho Festival: Held in March, this festival celebrates the culture of Miami’s Latin American community with live music, food, and dance.
  • Miami Music Week: This event takes place in March and features some of the world’s biggest DJs and electronic music producers.
  • Miami Film Festival: This annual event takes place in March and showcases international and independent films.
  • Ultra Music Festival: Held in March, this electronic dance music festival draws crowds from around the world.
  • Miami Spice: This event takes place in August and September and offers special dining deals at some of Miami’s best restaurants.
  • Art Deco Weekend: Held in January, this festival celebrates Miami’s Art Deco architecture with tours, live music, and vintage cars.
  • Christmas events: Miami celebrates the holiday season with a number of events, including the Winterfest Boat Parade, Zoo Lights at Zoo Miami, and the Nutcracker ballet at the Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts.