The best Halloween parties in Miami 2021: Events, costume parties, bar crawls, & more
Miami restaurants, bars, and hotels are ready to welcome guests to their Halloween soirées once more. Below, we’ve rounded up the best parties and late-night events happening across Miami-Dade County over Halloween weekend 2021.
Pegasus World Cup is returning to Gulfstream Park this January
January in South Florida calls for cooler weather, sunshine, and some good old-fashioned, Thoroughbred horse racing. The Pegasus World Cup Championship Invitational Series is returning to Gulfstream Park in Hallandale Beach on Saturday, January 29, 2022.
Ancient Machu Picchu artifact exhibition premieres at Boca Raton Museum of Art
Machu Picchu, the Incan citadel set high in the Andes Mountains of Peru, is one of the seven wonders of the world— and now, you can experience it in your own backyard. Boca Raton Museum of Art is set to premiere their latest exhibition, “Machu Picchu and the Golden Empires of Peru,” on Saturday.
A ‘candy wonderland’ is coming to Miami just in time for Halloween
If you’ve been looking for a sweet way to spend the day with your kids, a new interactive exhibit inside of Aventura Mall may just do the trick. From the creators of “Candytopia” comes Miami Sweet, a new immersive experience founded by Jackie Sorkin and her company, Candy Kingdom, that’s entirely candy-themed.
Two outdoor light exhibits are coming to South Florida this fall
Two popular Miami gardens will be exhibiting light shows this year. In December, Pinecrest Gardens will be unveiling “Bruce Munro: Forest and Field of Light,” a large-scale, light installation. In November, Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden will be unveiling “NightGarden: A Magical Light Spectacular,” its walk-through light exhibition.
This popular Miami Halloween ‘horror carnival’ is returning for the first time in years
House of Horror Haunted Carnival is making its spooky return to Miami International Mall for the first time since 2018. From September 30 until Halloween, those who enter the carnival will get to explore a “giant abandoned department store that has been overtaken and claimed.”
The most talked about looks from the Met Gala 2021
Some of the biggest names in show business and pop culture graced the steps of The Metropolitan Museum of Art once again for fashion’s biggest night — the Met Gala. The annual fundraiser for The Metropolitan Museum of Art’s Costume Institute marked the opening of its fashion exhibition, “In America: A Lexicon of Fashion.”
Where’d summer go? Halloween begins Tuesday at Walt Disney World
Halloween has officially commenced at Magic Kingdom inside of Walt Disney World in Orlando, despite the recent uptick in COVID-19 cases across the state. Spooky, colorful, and haunted decor will be unveiled on Tuesday to mark the start of the fall season.
Metallica is coming to South Florida this November
Get ready to scream your heart out, because one of the most famous heavy metal bands in America will be performing in South Florida this fall. Metallica is coming to Hard Rock Live at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Hollywood on Thursday, Nov. 4, at 8 p.m.
Sports Illustrated Swimsuit is taking over the Seminole Hard Rock Hollywood
To celebrate the launch of the 2021 issue, Sports Illustrated Swimsuit will be hosting “SI Swimsuit Garden” at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Hollywood as part of their launch weekend. The weekend includes two invite-only events, and two free events for the general public.
Kremlin Leak Appears to Confirm Existence of Trump ‘Kompromat’
Reuters/Mikhail KlimentyevFor years, there have been whispers that the Russian government holds compromising materials on Donald Trump. Now, an alleged leak from the heart of the Kremlin appears to show them boasting about kompromat.The supposed leak obtained by The Guardian reportedly states that President Vladimir Putin personally approved a nefarious plan to throw Russia’s support behind Trump’s 2016 campaign. The document states that Putin, his spy chiefs, and top ministers agreed that a vicnews.yahoo.com
Live updates Biden to host virtual meeting of Western governors to discuss drought, heat and wildfires
On Capitol Hill, the House is expected to vote on a measure to establish a select committee to probe the violent Jan. 6 attack on the Capitol by supporters of President Donald Trump.washingtonpost.com
Where to celebrate Juneteenth in South Florida: Events, parades, and more
To celebrate the new federal holiday, we’ve rounded up Juneteenth events, parades, street parties, discussions, activities, and more that will be occurring across South Florida beginning Friday, June 18, up until Sunday, June 20.
Need the vaccine? Get vaccinated at Frost Science and enjoy free admission
The Phillip and Patricia Frost Museum of Science has partnered with Miami-Dade County, the Miami-Dade County Fire Department, Nomi Health, and Nicklaus Children’s Hospital to host a free, three-day COVID-19 vaccination clinic for anyone ages 12 and up.
It’s happening: Dave Chappelle is coming to South Florida
Dave Chappelle will be performing at Hard Rock Live at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Hollywood for three nights on Friday, Aug. 6, Saturday, Aug. 7, and Sunday, Aug. 8 at 9 p.m. The venue has clamshell-style seating where the furthest seat to the stage is only 164 feet away, so guests can expect an intimate performance from the comedian.
Some fans watching Floyd Mayweather vs. Logan Paul at Hard Rock Stadium left visibly underwhelmed
Despite the social media frenzy, it seems even a spectacle as large as Mayweather vs. Paul couldn’t draw in an in-person crowd, regardless of the return of live events since the rollout of the COVID-19 vaccine.
Miami International Boat Show returns to Miami Beach, city still recovering from rowdy tourists
The Miami International Boat Show is returning to Miami Beach in 2022, which will stimulate the locate the local economy, but also draw tens of thousands of people to a city still recovering from rowdy tourists who caused chaos during spring break and Memorial Day weekend.
Is Allapattah the new Wynwood? Miami developers think so
This is leading newcomers, developers, and investors hoping to open businesses to head north to Buena Vista, or, out west. But what’s out west? It’s an area of Miami-Dade County called Allapattah, and developers are already hoping to transform the neighborhood into a cultural destination.
A trippy, multi-sensory art museum just opened in Miami
Superblue’s inaugural exhibition, Every Wall is a Door, is now open at Superblue Miami in Allapattah. Artists Es Devlin, teamLab, and James Turrell invite visitors to embark on a multi-sensory journey through installations that are as visually spectacular as they are thought-provoking.
US Navy Blue Angels to headline the 2021 Fort Lauderdale Air Show
The 2021 Fort Lauderdale Air Show returns May 8 through May 9 at Fort Lauderdale Beach, where guests will be able to witness the U.S. Navy Blue Angels’ impressive performance from the shore, among other performances by the F-16 Viper Demo Team and more.
Miami Design District’s new farmer’s market might be the trendiest one yet
The Market at Miami Design District runs every Sunday through April 25MIAMI DESIGN DISTRICT, Fla. – Miami-Dade County has an impressive array of local farmer’s markets across the Magic City, and its latest addition might be the most fashionable one yet. This past Sunday, March 28, the Miami Design District debuted their first-ever farmer’s market, The Market at Miami Design District. The Market will take place every Sunday at the Jungle Plaza, located at 3801 N.E. However, this Sunday, April 4, The Market will take place from 11 a.m. - 3 p.m. due to the Easter holiday. For more information on The Market at Miami Design District, click here.
Wynwood’s new venue ‘The Oasis’ set to become Miami’s newest culinary, retail, and nightlife destination
AdNew York's famous Prince Street Pizza is coming to The Oasis in Wynwood. The Oasis is the brainchild of Sven Vogtland and Alan Drummond of 305 Concepts LLC., who are co-founders of Wynwood’s 1-800-Lucky and Coyo Taco. “Then, you walk into the large courtyard, and you see a large tower bar. “The Tower Bar is this large tower that we wanted to put there as a beacon of Wynwood,” says Vogtland. Although South Beach is having a resurgence, I really think Wynwood is for locals and for Miamians.”The courtyard and Tower Bar at The Oasis in Wynwood.
The Hyundai Air & Sea Show returns this Memorial Day weekend, but with COVID protocols
The air portion of the Air & Sea show continued as the weather briefly cleared over Miami Beach on Sunday afternoon. MIAMI BEACH, Fla. – As more South Florida residents get vaccinated for COVID-19, many locals are eyeing Memorial Day weekend and wondering, “Should we plan something?” Well, there is an outdoor event — that has new health protocols in place — that may be right up your alley. The Hyundai Air & Sea Show has officially announced its 2021 return this May in Miami Beach after being canceled in 2020 due to the pandemic. This year, it will feature offshore military demonstrations and fly-bys, powerboat demonstrations, extreme water sports, and more, all on the shores of Miami Beach. For more about the Hyundai Air & Sea Show’s COVID-19 protocols, click here.
South Beach Wine & Food Festival returns in May, but proof of COVID test or vaccine required to attend
MIAMI BEACH, Fla. – The South Beach Wine & Food Festival (SOBEWFF) is officially making its return to Miami Beach in May to showcase the best in national and local cuisine, chefs, and brands. However, this year, the festival is expected to look and feel different, as the pandemic directly impacted the food and beverage industry, and proof of a COVID test or vaccination will be required for entry. The festival, which features numerous events, activations, dinners, and auctions, will run from May 20 through May 23. While the festival is back, there are numerous health and safety measures that have been put in place due to the COVID-19 pandemic. To read more about the measures SOBEWFF is making to ensure a safe event for attendees, click here.
You can walk through Van Gogh’s paintings at this 3-D art exhibit in Miami
"Beyond Van Gogh: An Immersive Experience" is coming to Miami on April 15. MIAMI – Imagine stepping into “The Starry Night” by Vincent van Gogh and being swept away by the colors, lights, emotion, and sounds that the painting evokes – that’s what you can expect to experience at the globally acclaimed “Beyond Van Gogh” immersive art exhibit coming to Miami this April. “Beyond Van Gogh: An Immersive Experience” is coming to Ice Palace Studios in Downtown Miami on April 15 to bring the world of Vincent Van Gogh to South Florida. In Miami, an event titled, “Van Gogh: The Immersive Experience” is being sold, as well. AdTo purchase tickets for “Beyond Van Gogh: An Immersive Experience,” or for more information, visit www.VanGoghMiami.com.
Trump has made double the number of campaign stops as Biden in race’s final three weeks
“He’s going around having events, big events — no masks, no protective gear, no precautions. Obama said of Trump during a drive-in rally with Biden on Saturday in Detroit. “That’s the difference between Joe Biden and Donald Trump right there. Trump cares about feeding his ego. Joe cares about keeping you safe and your family safe and getting this country moving again.”chicagotribune.com
Black voters could tip Florida for Joe Biden
Those events are continuing this year, but they’re much different because of the pandemic. “Not having that word from the pulpit and not being physically out of your house already, I think that’s going to hurt," Smith said. Koinonia Worship Center in South Broward, where Jones' father Eric Jones is senior pastor, is not operating at full capacity. Jones said there’s no question his father would urge worshipers on Sunday to vote if they haven’t already done so.sun-sentinel.com