South Beach Events in May

It’s starting to get real hot outside down in South Beach. Summer is almost here and the city is gearing up for the season with an array of events.  With so many different people who live and visit the area, there’s always something for everyone. Whether you prefer to be busy during the day or stay out all night, South Beach is the place to go to have fun. Here’s a look at some great South Beach events and festivals in May.


Miami Museum Month: May 1 – 31

Every May, locals and visitors get to experience Miami’s array of museums at a discounted rate: buy one, get one free admission or if you join one museum, you can see them all, and many other offers, as well. The arts community is thriving in Miami with so many cultures coming together making beautiful art. Whether it’s a rainy day in May or you just want a little bit or art education in your life, these museums offer something fun to do. Here are the museums participating in the South Beach area:

The Wolfsonian-Florida International University | 1001 Washington Ave., Miami Beach
The Art Deco Museum | 1001 Ocean Dr., Miami Beach
Jewish Museum of Florida -FIU | 301 Washington Ave., Miami Beach
Holocaust Memorial | 1933-1945 Meridian Ave., Miami Beach
Bass Museum of Art | 2100 Collins Ave., Miami Beach
Artcenter/South Florida | 924 Lincoln Road, Miami Beach


Aqua Girl | May 11 -15

Aqua Girl is “the largest charity event in the world for women who love women.”  All proceeds from this benefit go to the Aqua Foundation for Women, a non-profit foundation who “served as the funding catalyst for lesbian, bisexual, and transgender wellness and equality in South Florida through grants, scholarships, and initiatives.” This will be the 17th year for the charity event, which started as a one-night event to raise funds for breast cancer organizations. Events around Miami Beach include dance parties, pool parties and cocktail receptions at places like The Raleigh Hotel, Senor Frogs, The Betsy Hotel, and Heart Nightclub. Tickets range from $15 to $499 depending on the type of passes you get.


Other Events Around South Beach in May
Miami Fashion Week
Cuba Nostalgia
Memorial Day Weekend parties


Stay Nearby Popular South Beach Events

South Beach offers something unique, fun and culturally-rich for people of all ages to experience every month.  The Cavalier Hotel is in close proximity from all these happenings throughout the month. To book your stay at the Cavalier, click here or call 305-673-1199.