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January 2018 Miami Events, Holidays and Festivals

Art Deco Weekend, Ringling Bros. Circus, Miami Heat...

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Top Miami Events for January 2018

Art Deco Weekend, Shakira, Cirque du Soleil, the Miami Heat and more...

We are kicking off the year with an array of outdoor festivals and exciting entertainment, January is the perfect time to get out and enjoy the marvelous weather, there's much to keep us all busy this month!

January Miami Events: the Art Deco Weekend

We start off 2018 with our magnificent fireworks display over Biscayne Bay and in January right on the heels of the holiday season, some fantastic festivals await.

This month's top events include the Art Deco Weekend and International Chocolate Festival. In the entertainment sphere, Cirque Du Soleil Volta and Shakira are in town as well as Riverdance and the Shen Yun Performing Arts, the world's premier classical Chinese dance company.

Sports fans won't be dissapointed, the Miami Heat and the Florida Panthers are well underway on their regular seasons and for runners and fans, the Miami Marathon is here, don't miss the stunning course with even more stunning sights.

For our nature lovers, this is the perfect time to get out and soak it all up, our State and National Parks are teeming with wildlife, enjoy!

Here's this month's rundown:

Great Signature Miami Events:

The concert and entertainment scene in January features:

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Holidays This Month:

In the Sports Calendar:


Specially for kids and families:

Limited Time hot offers and half-price tickets


Coming Soon: Hot Tickets Now On Sale

Jay-Z in Miami
4:44 Tour
Jay Z in Miami
AA Arena
November 12, 2017
Broadway in Miami:
Book of Mormon
Book of Mormon in Miami
Adrienne Arsht Center
Nov 28 - Dec 3, 2017


Lady Gaga
Joanne World Tour
Lady Gaga Miami
At AmericanAirlines Arena
Thursday November 30, 2017
Trans-Siberian Orchestra
The Ghosts Of Christmas Eve
Trans Siberian Orchestra
AT BB&T Center
Friday, December 15 2017


Moscow Ballet's Great Russian Nutcracker
Moscows Russian Nutrcracker discount tickets
At the Fillmore Miami Beach
Saturday, December 30, 2017
Cirque du Soleil
Volta
Cirque du Soleil Volta Miami
Big Top at Hard Rock Stadium
December 15 - January 14


Katy Perry
Witness The Tour
Katy Perry Miami
AmericanAirlines Arena
Wed, December 20, 2017
Shakira
El Dorado World Tour
Shakira El Dorado Tour Miami
At BB&T and AArena
January 11 and 12, 2018


Andrea Bocelli
Valentine's Day Concert
Andrea Bocelli Miami
At AmericanAirlines Arena
February 11, 2018
Wicked
The Broadway Musical
Wicked The Broadway Musical
Au Rene Theater at the Broward Ctr
February 14 - March 4, 2018


Miami January 2018 Highlight Events

Art Deco Weekend - January 12 - 14, 2018

Art Deco Weekend

Hosted by the Miami Design Preservation League, the Art Deco Weekend is a tribute to the Art Deco era and involves a series of top notch events over this three-day weekend including Classic Cars, the Parade, Fashion Shows, children's performances, Films and Lectures, Live Music, Antiques, Street Festivals and more.

In addition, the League sponsors an array of great specialty tours offered uniquely during the weekend.

When? Friday to Sunday, January 12-14, 2018

Where? Ocean Drive

How Much? Most of the events at the Art Deco Weekend are FREE, with the exception of the Specialty Tours.

Here's more on the Art Deco Weekend and this year's full program.

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South Beach Jazz Festival

South Beach Jazz Festival

A jazz festival unlike any other, the South Beach Jazz Festival will take pride in featuring talented musicians with disabilities.

This first edition will take place throughout various venues on Miami Beach, and will be a combination of ticketed concerts as well as free performances open to the public.


When? Friday through Sunday January 5 - 7, 2018

Where? Several venues. Performances will take place at the Colony Theatre and on stages set up throughout Lincoln Road.

How Much? Free performances and ticketed concerts from $30. Tickets can be purchased directly from the Colony Theater, call 305-674-1040 to inquire.

More Info and Full Line Up at www.SoBeJazz.com

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Fairchild's International Chocolate Festival

Chocolate Chocolate Chocolate!

Calling all chocolate lovers! This weekend is all about chocolate at the Fairchild Tropical Botanic Gardens.

Featuring cooking demonstrations and samplings as well as lots of activities for kids, learn how chocolate is made and hundreds of ways to cook with chocolate.

When? Friday to Sunday January 19-21, 2018 9:30 am to 4:30 pm

Where? Fairchild Tropical Botanical Gardens

How Much? Included in Garden admission $25 for adults, $18 seniors +65, $12 children 6-17
Free for Fairchild Members.

More info and event schedule: www.fairchildgarden.org

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Life In Color - "The World's Largest Paint Party"

Life in Color in Miami

Step out of reality and immerse yourself in a world filled with music, art, and color! LIC's purpose from day 1 has been to create a blank canvas for fans to PAINT new memories! To create experiences with your best friends and to meet new ones along the way.

Art Installations, Attractions, Live Music, Chill Zones... LIC is so much more than just a concert, its an experience.

When? January 14, 2018 - 4:00 pm to midnight

Ages? 16+

Where? Mana Wynwood at 318 NW 23rd St, Miami, FL 33127

More Info and this year's line-up: www.licmiami.com.

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The Miami Marathon and Half-Marathon

Miami Marathon Runners

A fantastic weekend of running events that culminate with the renowned Miami Marathon on the final day. 25,000 runners, a beautiful course, fantastic views, electric atmosphere! Runners and spectators alike will enjoy what has to be one of the most stunning courses, passing along some of Miami's favorite hotspots: Port of Miami, Art Deco District, the MacArthur Causeway...

There is also a Half Marathon or Tropical 5K and Kids Run.

When? Sunday January 28, 2018 starts 6:00 am

Where? Start point is American Airlines Arena in downtown Miami.

How Much? Registration Fee for Marathon $130, Half Marathon $115. Spectators FREE along the race course.

More info, event schedule and race course: www.themiamimarathon.com

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La Feria del Mercado de San Miguel

Tapas at Mercado de San Miguel

Madrid's historic Mercado de San Miguel comes back to Miami! Tapas, ham, paella, gazpacho, gambas, fish... and a tinto de verano to wash it all down...

Selected Spanish chefs and vendors will set up kiosks and small carts at the wide open air area in Bayfront Park, recreating the atmosphere of this beloved food market.

When? TBA

  • Thursdays 5:00 pm to 11:00 pm
  • Fridays 5:00 pm to midnight
  • Saturdays noon to midnight
  • Sundays noon to 11:00 pm

Where? Bayfront Park at 301 N. Biscayne Blvd., Miami, FL 33132

Where to Park?: There is limited, paid parking at Bayfront Park. You can also park at Bayside Marketplace nextdoor or take the Metrorail to the Government Center Station then transfer to the Metromover Inner Loop to Bayfront Park.

How Much? Admission is FREE, food prices range from $2 for small tapas to $8 for larger dishes.

More Info: www.laferiamsm.com

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Miami Concerts and Entertainment January 2018

Cirque du Soleil Volta

Cirque du Soleil Volta in South Florida

When? December 15, 2017 - January 14, 2018

Where? Big Top by Hard Rock Stadium, Miami

›› Cirque du Soleil Volta

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Riverdance The Irish Dancing Phenomenon

Riverdance

When? January 5 - 7, 2018

Where? Au Rene Theater at the Broward Center for the Performing Arts, Fort Lauderdale

›› Riverdance The Irish Dancing Phenomenon

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Shakira El Dorado World Tour

Kenny Rogers in Miami

Two South Florida performances:

When? Thursday January 11, 2018
Where? BB&T Center, Sunrise

When? Friday January 12, 2018
Where? AmericanAirlines Arena, Miami

›› Find Shakira Tickets

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Shen Yun Performing Arts - January 30 - 31, 2018

Shen Yun in Miami

When? January 30 - 31, 2018

Where? Au Rene Theater at the Broward Center For The Performing Arts, Fort Lauderdale

›› Shen Yun Performing Arts

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For Miami Sports Fans This January 2018

WWE Raw

WWE Raw

When? January 1st, 2018 - 7:30 pm

Where? AmericanAirlines Arena

›› WWE Raw Tickets

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Miami Heat Basketball Schedule
January 2018 Home Games and Tickets

Miami Heat Tickets AA Arena

When? Home game schedule below

Where? American Airlines Arena

How Much? As low as $15 but they go quick!

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Florida Panthers Hockey Schedule - January 2018 Home Games and Tickets

Florida Panthers Tickets BBT Center

Panthers are pouncing, get over to the BB&T Center to see first-class teams battle it out on the ice!

When? See home game schedule for this month below

Where? BB&T Center, Sunrise

How Much? As low as $10, but they go quick!

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January 2018 Public Holidays

New Year's Day - January 1, 2018

This is a public holiday. The following will be

Closed
  • Government Offices
  • Schools
  • Post Offices
  • Banks
  • Public Libraries
Open
  • Shopping centers and malls - hours may vary from regular schedule
  • Grocery Stores - hours may vary from regular schedule
  • Restaurants
  • Federal, State, Regional Parks
  • Public Transportation with special holiday schedule

Check out New Year's Eve and New Year's Day Events in Miami

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Martin Luther King's Birthday January 15, 2018

This is a public holiday held on the third Monday in January. It celebrates the life of Martin Luther King Jr., a civil rights leader that fought for racial equality in the United States.

The following will be

Closed
  • Government Offices
  • Schools
  • Post Offices
  • Banks
  • Public Libraries
Open
  • Shopping centers and malls
  • Grocery Stores
  • Restaurants
  • Federal, State, Regional Parks
  • Public Transportation

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Miami For Kids And Families This January 2018

Santa's Echanted Forest

Santa's Enchanted Forest

The largest Christmas-Themed Amusement Park and Carnival is back on its 26th year with its 3 million lights, 92" christmas tree, and the carnival rides for little ones and those wanting a little more extreme.

Located in the heart of Miami in Tropical Park, you will no doubt see the lights from the highway as you drive past.

It is a huge sprawling lively event, just coming to see the lights is worth the trip. Tons of entertainment for kids and families round it all up. There are the many live shows, games, magic acts, mazes, all sorts of rides, from carrousels to roller coasters and drop towers and of course, the carnival food!

When? November 2, 2017 to early January 2018 - 5:00pm to Midnight

Where? Tropical Park, on the Palmetto (SR826) and Bird Road (40th Street) 7900 SW 40th Street, Miami, FL 33155

How Much? Adults (10-64) $31.78, Children (3-9) $22.43, Seniors (65+) $22.43 Season and express passes available.

More Info: Santa's Enchanted Forest

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Family Fun Fest at Biscayne National Park
January 14, 2018

Family Fun Fest Biscayne National Park

Family Fun Fest is a FREE program at Biscayne National Park brought to you thanks to the many volunteers and park sponsors. It is held on the second Sunday of the month during the "dry and cool" season, December through April with lots of fun and educational activities for kids and adults alike.

When? January 14, 2018 - 1:00pm to 4:00 pm

Where? Biscayne National Park - Dante Fascell Visitor Center

How Much? FREE!

More info: Biscayne National Park Family Fun Fest

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