Miami in February is looking pretty good. Cool and dry weather is ideal for outdoor activities and lots of festivals. This picture perfect time of year is a favorite for those who enjoy birdwatching and photography. However, if you are music, art, and culture lover, there is no shortage of cultural beauty in Miami, and February is filled with many must-see activities.
There’s no better way to end the holidays than with good music and a cocktail as you stroll Miami Beach. We’ve taken the liberty of providing a few ways for you to do just that. Grab your calendar because here’s the ultimate Miami events in February list!
The Miami music scene in February
For the music lovers out there, we have some ageless performers you are not going to want to miss, coming to Miami in February. From classic rock to nostalgic 90s vibe, the heat has officially turned up in 2019. Grab your friends and family members who remember the good ole days of timeless music, and get your tickets to these performances ASAP!
The Brian McKnight 4
Yes, you read that right. Brian McKnight will be bringing the smooth sounds of piano-infused R&B to the Miramar Cultural Center on February 1st. McKnight is a multi-instrumentalist, six-time Grammy nominated artist, best known for his album Back at One. Get your tickets at Ticketmaster for this date.
Who can forget these new wave guys from the UK, who’ve sold over 100 million records? Come experience all your classic favorites from “Save a Prayer” to “Breath after Breath,” as old memories of rockstar androgyny and MTV domination are rekindled. They will be at Fillmore Miami Beach at the Jackie Gleason Theater, on February 12th. Tickets are available at Ticketmaster.
An Evening with Fleetwood Mac
Looking for more classic rock nostalgia from the UK? You’re in luck with performances by Fleetwood Mac coming to the BB&T Center. The Grammy award-winning group, with famous hits like “Landslide,” “Go Your Own Way,” and “Don’t Stop,” are back to bless us with more on February 20th. Tickets are available at Ticketmaster.
The Beach Boys: Now & Then
This American rock band from the 60s is one of the best selling bands of all time. If you’re looking for “Good Vibrations,” you’ll find them at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino, on February 27th. Tickets are available at Ticketmaster.
This mainstream neo-soul singer/songwriter who is featured on the wildly successful “Black Panther” soundtrack, and nominated for numerous awards, will be performing at Mana Wynwood, on February 15th. Her recent collaborations with rap artists Cardi B and Kendrick Lamar have made her a household name. Tickets are available at Ticketmaster.
The entertainment scene in February
Nothing tops good food and wine on a beautiful sunny day, and Miami is the perfect place to indulge your palate while enjoying everything else the city has to offer. This list is full of culturally rich and diverse art festivals meant for foodies and poets alike.
South Beach Wine & Food Festival
A 16-year tradition and staple in Miami, this festival features incredible food, famous chefs, and flowing champagne with beautiful ocean views.
It doesn’t get any better than this; the South Beach Wine & Food Festival will be held on February 20 – 24. There are several featured events within the festival that include dinners, wine tasting, seminars, and of course, cocktail parties. Oh, and special guests have a tendency to show up. Last year, Snoop Dogg and many others made special guest appearances.
For more information and to get your tickets, go to www.sobefest.com.
35th Annual South Miami Rotary Art Festival
This annual, two-day event is in its 35th year, and it’s still being held in downtown South Miami. With over 150 local and national artist, the art festival features live jazz performances and is family friendly.
You’ll want to bring everyone with you for this lovely event held on February 23 – 24. And great news — you can bring your dog, too! Visit southmiamiartfest.org for more details and ticket purchases.
A classic musical, Les Miserables has been adapted multiple times over but remains timeless. In one of the greatest novels published in the 19th century, the plot revolves around an ex-convict and examines the nature of law, politics, justice, philosophy, and romance. Les Miserables will be showing February 5 – 10th at the Ziff Opera House at The Adrienne Arsht Center. Tickets are available at ticketnetwork.com.
Dancing with the Stars Live!
Watch TVs most popular dance show live in Miami at the Hard Rock Event Center, at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino. You won’t want to miss your favorite celebrities working the dance floor on February 13th.
As you can clearly see, February is a great time to jumpstart 2019. Take a much-deserved break from New Year’s resolutions, let your hair down, and treat yourself with good food, great entertainment, and memorable experiences.
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