What to Do in Miami This Weekend?

What to Do in Miami This Weekend

What to Do in Miami This Weekend

 

 

 

 

Out of weekend ideas? We have a few tips on what to do in Miami this weekend. So grab your girl squad, or guy squad, and bring out your best outfits for perfect selfies because you are going to a party in Miami this weekend.

Looking for sophistication on a yacht or wild and crazy club vibes? Maybe you’d prefer a laid back rooftop get together. Whatever your preference, Miami in August will not disappoint. There’s plenty of beaches to go around so get ready to pull an all-nighter and come alive in the nighttime. Well, at least for the weekend. 

Happy hour and affordable bars

We get it. You want a fun escape without spending a fortune. We have the perfect places for you. The Mondrian’s Sunset Lounge at Miami Beach offers beautiful views of downtown Miami for free while sipping on cocktails that start at $5. A five-hour happy hour with glistening views of the water while eating light appetizers is a great way to end the work week, don’t you think?  

If you’re looking for an upbeat vibe where you can dance, Dalano’s FDR Lounge is where you should go. With no entry fees, this sophisticated and classy club is the perfect combination of affordability and chic. For a more laid back vibe, Jazid offers live jazz bands featuring local bands free of charge. 

For the best place to see a Miami sunset, you’ll need to visit the Monty’s South Beach on a Friday. Enjoy live music and the fresh raw bar featuring fresh-caught seafood with half-off drinks from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. Don’t forget to indulge in $1 oysters from the raw bar that may make you a regular. 

Happy hour and affordable bars

Upscale & hotel lobby bars

Elevate your experience and taste buds at Miami’s exclusive hot spots. Sit waterfront at the luxurious River Yacht Club with plenty of drink specials and appetizers perfect for a summer evening. Turn up the luxury at the Epic Hotel on the 16th floor and sit poolside while sipping a martini. A popular place for young professionals, you’ll always find specials on drinks and quick bites. 

For superior Mexican dining, you’ll want to visit Cantina la Veinte featuring the largest selection of high-end tequilas and mezcals. Check out the happy hour on Friday while enjoying views of the Biscayne Bay and Brickell Key. More casual elegance can be found at Lightkeepers with views of the Atlantic ocean and the beautiful pool at the Ritz Carlton coupled with drink and food specials. 

Komodo is a must-visit three-story lounge featuring 3 bars and Southeast Asian cuisine. Some delicious and popular favorites include Lobster Dynamite and Peking Duck. And the drink specials are great too! 

Wolfgang’s Steakhouse in Miami is one of 13 prime locations featuring USDA prime steak and award-winning wine. This location overlooks the Miami River with specials on quick bites like the steak slider trio and baked clams. Enjoy waterfront views with a glass of champagne or sangria all on special. 

Single & ready to mingle

The social scene for singles in Miami is second to none. Whether you’re looking to dance or just relax with a cosmopolitan, you’ll find the perfect place to mingle. For dancing, LIV and Nikki Beach are happening places for beautiful faces, strong drinks, and cool beats. Other sophisticated places to meet singles and two-step include the Fifty Ultra Lounge and Story. 

If you want a quiet place for good conversation, exclusivity, and a glass of wine, you’ll find it at the unique and posh Living Room in W. South Beach. For a completely new experience, check out the Basement at the Miami Beach Edition featuring late-night bowling and ice skating!

These are just a few options of Miami parties among a plethora of ritzy and charming hot spots in Miami. For more questions about where to party in Miami this weekend or the best places to stay, reach out to us on our Facebook page or give us a call today. We’ll keep you informed as you plan an unforgettable weekend. 

Miami’s Events in August 2019

Miami's Events in August 2019

In case you haven’t taken advantage of the chance to check out any Miami events, August is right around the corner and jam-packed with people and events you don’t want to miss.

Summer is still going strong and the heat is turned all the way up with celebrities, festivals, and good food. And who doesn’t like good food? We have the scoop on where you want to be in Miami to party, drink, or just chill for the month of August. 

Music & festivals in Miami in August

  • One of the hottest R&B acts right now, Khalid, will be at the American Airlines Arena on August 17th. The multiple Grammy-nominated singer and songwriter has been riding the top of the Billboard charts and is now the biggest global artist on Spotify at over 50 million monthly users. 
  • Marco Antonio Solis will also be at the American Airlines Arena on August 31st. The five-time Latin Grammy award winner has a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame and has been inducted into the Billboard Latin Music Hall of Fame. You don’t want to miss this multi award-winning performance. 
  • The Jonas Brothers keep it all in the family for their performance at the American Airlines Arena on August 7th. Getting their start originally on the Disney Channel, this Grammy-nominated and multi-talented pop-rock band has sold over 17 million albums worldwide. 

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  • Ranked as one of the “Greatest Artists of All Time,” The Rolling Stones are still going strong at 55 years together. With over 240 million albums sold worldwide and Rock & Roll Hall of Fame status, the Rolling Stones remain one of America’s classic rock bands. 
  • The Coconut Grove Food & Wine Festival is back and full of tantalizing dishes and aged grapes for your enjoyment. This is your chance to sample the newest restaurants, caterers, and famous chefs while enjoying the best mojitos, fine wine, and spirits at Regatta Park on August 17th. 
  • Don’t miss the much anticipated Festival De Cante from August 30th to September 1st at the Arsht Center. In its 14th year, this year will feature Spanish singers Rocio Bazan, Manuel de Manuel, and Javier Heredia alongside Siempra Flamenco’s founding members Paco and Celio Fonta. With mesmerizing performances of dance and guitar, you don’t want to miss this unforgettable cultural experience. 

Family-friendly events & programming

  • Bring the kids for the Miami Design District Public Art Tours and see Miami’s world-renowned art for free. Take a guided tour offered twice a month on Sundays led by art critic and educator Margery Gordon at the Jungle Plaza. 
  • Enjoy an elegant evening at the XXIV International Ballet Festival of Miami Closing Gala of Stars held at the Miami Dade County Auditorium. A long history of dancing excellence established in 1963, the Miami Hispanic Ballet Company has been producing the International Ballet Festival recognized as the most successful in the U.S. and the only one in Florida. You will want to add this to your calendar for August 18th. 

Parties & mixers in Miami in August

  • The Miami World Club Crawl is the biggest and the best club crawl in Miami. Turn all the way up as you are taken from bar to bar with food already taken care of at the beginning of the evening. You won’t have to wait in line and you won’t pay cover charges. Leave the kids at home for this all-nighter. 
  • No summer is complete without a Foam Party! College student life can be stressful. Take a break and check out Senor Frogs on August 4th for free admission with open bar specials. 

Miami in August is full of great events to satisfy any occasion. Bring the family or leave the kids at home, it’s up to you. For more information on where to stay or how to get around when you visit, give us a call.