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South Beach Events in July

As you can tell by the hot, hot temperatures, summer is definitely here in South Beach. Even though it’s not Florida’s “in” season, the fun never stops down here! From restaurants and nightclubs to festivals and shows, there’s always something happening in South Beach. Whether you want to party or have a more laid back trip to the area, South Beach offers something for everyone of all ages and interests.

Here’s a few great events going on in the month in July that are worth checking out while your visit South Beach!

Miami Spa Month
July 1 – July 31
During this month, there are lots of spa deals going on all throughout Miami. Why not pamper yourself while on vacation? And, for a cheaper price! In South Beach, here are the participating spas: The Ritz-Carlton South Beach Spa, Spa 101, Blue Harmony Spa, the Spa at the 1 Hotel South Beach, Exhale Spa at the Loews Miami Beach Hotel, the Surfcomber Daydream Spa, Privai Wellness & Spa at the Royal Palm South Beach, Agua Spa at Delano Hotel, the Spa at the Setai, Bliss South Beach, and the Betsy Wellness Garden and Spa.

America’s Birthday Bash
July 4
There is so much going on in the Miami area during the Fourth of July. Fireworks go off at 9 p.m. from Bayfront Park in downtown Miami; it’s a 30-minute display. This Park will also have a Budweiser Beer Garden, live music, and a family fun zone. Although it’s not in South Beach, it’s just a 10-15-minute drive to the Fourth of July festivities.

Miami Beach’s Fire on the Forth
July 4
Miami Beach will host this annual event at North Short Park from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m.; fireworks will begin at 9 p.m. The North Shore Park Bandshell will have music and DJs, and there will be food trucks at the park. If you want to watch the fireworks from the beach, get there early to claim a spot in the sand!

Swim Fashion Week
July 14-17
Funkshion Productions showcases swimwear from the brightest talent in the industry with many collections. Designers from all over the world will showcase their brands. More than 18 shows will be held in the four days. The Setai Hotel, Collins Park, and the Nautilus Hotel in South Beach will all house the fashion shows.

Other South Beach Events in July

Florida Supercon | July 1-4
SwimShow | July 16-19
International Mango Festival | July 9

Stay Nearby South Beach Events and Attractions

Whether you want to relax in a spa, view some of the hottest new bathing suits this season, or celebrate the Fourth the bang, South Beach is the place to be in July. Looking for a place to stay in the area? Look no further. The Cavalier Hotel is right on Ocean Drive in South Beach, giving you easy access to the area. To book your stay at the Cavalier, click here or call 305-673-1199.

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.