Upcoming South Beach Festivals & Events

South Beach is a bustling area with lots to do. There are plenty of events that showcase Miami’s appreciation for arts and culture. You may have missed South Beach’s annual Art Deco weekend, which took place last month, but don’t worry: there are plenty of other hot South Beach festivals and events going on throughout the year. Here’s a peak at the South Beach calendar for the upcoming months.

Miami International Map Fair | Feb. 5-7

Are you a devout traveler? Does geography fascinate you? Then you’re in for a real treat at the Miami International Map Fair, a weekend-long event full of vintage maps, rare books, globes, worldly talks and more. The fair, deemed “the largest map fair in the western hemisphere,” features lectures from topographical experts, exclusive tours of the HistoryMiami Archives and so much more.

South Beach Wine & Food Festival | Feb. 24-28

Satisfy your taste buds with this five-day soiree. Wine connoisseurs and foodies will relish the South Beach Wine & Food Festival. For 15 years, the festival commemorates the best wines on globe and gourmet dishes prepared by world-renowned chefs. From casual wine tastings to seaside dinners, this event is sure to leave you feeling full and refreshed.

Miami Sailing Week | March 6-12

Top sailors face off at this six-day regatta. Sailing enthusiasts from all over the world join together to see which competitor will bring home the Bacardi cup. This event originally took place in Cuba but moved to the Miami area as political tension grew. Now Miami Sailing Week lives on as a tribute to the rich Cuban culture that makes Miami so unique.

Other notable upcoming Miami and South Beach festivals

  • Winter Party Festival – March 2-7
  • Flamenco Music Festival – March 2-13
  • Carnaval Miami – March 5-6
  • Miami International Film Festival – March 6-15
  • Ultra Music Festival – March 18-20
  • Miami Open – March 21-April 3


Stay nearby popular South Beach festivals

South Beach hosts an endless amount of fun events. The Cavalier Hotel, located on Ocean Drive, sits just minutes from the action. Plus, it boasts newly renovated oceanfront rooms – all situated in a historic Art Deco building. To book your stay at the Cavalier, call 305-673-1199.