Magic City has something for everyone. It’s no wonder why so many Hollywood movie makers, A-list celebrities, and artists are attracted to the city with the warmest climate in the winter. Miami’s art deco architecture is second to none and the beach fronts are fantastic. A culturally rich fusion of Latin, African, Cuban, Caribbean, and European influences, Miami’s vibrant art scene and legendary nightlife is something to be experienced at least once if you haven’t already.
For newcomers and veterans alike, we have some ideas on how you can experience everything this great city has to offer with a list of things to do in Miami today.
Fun Free Activities
One of the best things about Miami is all the free and fun activities that are available. From lounging on the beach to strolling Flamingo Park, you’ll never be bored. We’ve compiled a list of must-do free activities you’ll want to do today or all month!
Take the Metromover
Do you want to explore Miami? The best way to do so is by taking a free ride on the Metromover around town. It’s also the perfect mode of transportation for a fun bar crawl with a group of friends. Designated drivers need not apply!
Take a bike ride around Wynwood
Every Sunday at 11 am, BYOBIKE offers free one-hour bike ride tours of Wynwood artist owned and operated mural and graffiti displays. Bring a friend and make a day of it!
Live music every night
Yes, you read that right! Enjoy live music every night at Bayside Marketplace in downtown Miami on the Marina stage. There is always a musical variety ranging from Latin to pop and everything in between. While your there, you might want to check out the other sightseeing attractions like Bayside Tours, Island Queen Cruises, Miami Aqua Tours, and Thriller Speed Boat.
Wood Tavern Tacos
Ok, who can say no to great free food? We can’t either! You’ll love the free tacos served at the bar of Wood Tavern with your favorite cocktail and a fun group of friends. This casual dining experience is ideal for music and art lovers alike. And if you feel like dancing while your there, feel free!
Great places to visit
Vizcaya Museum & Gardens
You’ll want to schedule a visit see the magnificent Italian Renaissance architecture and gardens at the Vizcaya Museum. Populated with beautiful 16th- and 19th-century antiques, art, and furnishings, the museum overlooks the bay and is a popular wedding destination. Admission is just over 60$ at this national historic landmark. Don’t forget to dine at the cafe for lunch. You’ll be glad you did.
This is the perfect place for dinner plans. The restaurant that dubs itself as “the world’s most famous Cuban restaurant” serves up a healthy dose of Cuban sophistication and delicious sandwiches. It is known as the unofficial meeting place for the Cuban community and is quite busy. When you visit, make sure to get the Cubano, the most popular item on the menu.
Get fancy at Sugar
After a great day of bike rides and Cuban food, step it up in the evening with a cocktail in the sky at a rooftop bar with 360° views of the city.
Sugar is the tallest bar in the city at 40 floors up, amongst a garden of green foliage. Take in breathtaking views of the surrounding area as you relax in the Tea Room. You’ll want to bring out those new shoes and outfit you’ve been dying to wear for a night out. With Asian influenced cocktails and late night brunch, you’ll end your day right.
Miami is waiting for you
Miami is a smorgasbord of beautiful scenery vibrant nightlife, and rich experiences just waiting to be discovered. If you are a first-time visitor and are looking for the best hotels, we have you covered.
Visit our website or give us a call for a visitor’s guide and other important information to make your trip comfortable. We are here to help you navigate Magic City and settle in quickly once you’re here.