March 2019
Miami Events, Holidays and Festivals

What's hot: Miami Film Festival, Miami Open, Spring Break...
Calle Ocho Festival in March

We have an exciting array of Festivals and Events for March 2019, from art and film festivals to lively food and music carnivals.

On stage this month is Elton John, Pink, Roberto Carlos, Muse...

For Spring breakers, ULTRA is not to be missed, and for kids and families, Disney on Ice Frozen is back in South Florida.

For sports lovers, the Miami Open and its roster of the world's top tennis players is here in its new home at Hard Rock Stadium and the Heat is on at AA Arena.

Closing the month, Easter is fast approaching and with temperatures picking up, it's time to head out to the beaches!

Likewise, if you are a nature lover, a visit to our State and National parks is in order before our migrating birds head out, so grab your binoculars and camaras and enjoy!

Here's this month's rundown:

This Month's Miami Highlight Events:

The concert and entertainment scene in March 2019 features:

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In the Sports Calendar:

Specially for kids and families This March 2019:

Holidays This Month:

  • St. Patrick's Day - March 17, 2019 - This is not an official bank holiday, i.e. businesses, schools and government offices run as usual.

Spring Break in Miami:

Coming Up: Hot Tickets Now On Sale

Bad Bunny in Miami

Bad Bunny - Most Wanted Tour

Kaseya Center aka Miami Heat Arena
May 24 - 26, 2024

Luis Miguel in Miami

Luis Miguel - Tour 2024

Amerant Arena aka Panthers Arena - June 6, 2024
Kaseya Center aka Miami Heat Arena - June 8 - 9, 2024

Justin Timberlake in Miami

Justin Timberlake - The Forget Tomorrow World Tour

Kaseya Center aka Miami Heat Arena
June 15, 2024

JLo in Miami

Jennifer Lopez - This is Me Live

Kaseya Center aka Miami Heat Arena
June 28 - 29, 2024

Copa America Final in Miami

Copa America Tournament Final

Hard Rock Stadium
July 14, 2024

Jonas Brothers in Miami

Jonas Brothers - Five Albums. One Night. The World Tour

Hard Rock Live at the Seminole Hotel & Casino
August 2, 2024

Shakira in Miami

Shakira - Las Mujeres Ya No Lloran World Tour

Kaseya Center aka Miami Heat Arena
November 20, 2024

Andrea Bocelli in Miami

Andrea Bocelli

Kaseya Center aka Miami Heat Arena
December 22, 2024

Candlelight Concerts in Miami

Candlelight Concerts

Several Venues
Select Dates

March 2019 Highlight Events in Miami

Miami International Film Festival

Miami Film Festival

Celebrating its 36th year, the Miami Film Festival continues to bring the finest in world cinema to South Florida. Administered by Miami Dade College, film screenings and events take place in an array of venues throughout Miami and Miami Beach over a 10 day period.

The Miami Film Festival is considered a major launching pad for Ibero-American films and young and veteran talent flock to the festival to promote their latest works.

In the past few years, the Festival has screened films from more than 60 countries, including 300 World and U.S. Premieres.

The competition categories include Ibero-American feature films, Documentary, Ibero-American Opera Prima, CinemaSlam, Miami Encuentros, and Short films.

Among this year's venues we have the Olympia Theater with its stunning Moorish architecture, O Cinema in Miami Beach, MDC's Tower Theater in Little Havana, the Coral Gables Art Cinema and the Landmark Theatres in Coral Gables and the Regal South Beach Theaters.

Ticket prices for screenings are quite reasonable, tickets for general admission to the screenings are $13 and is a great way to get to see some of Miami's top venues and architecture from the inside!

Besides the screenings, there are also culinary cinema screenings and the gala parties for opening and award nights. Party and Film packages from $100

When? March 1 - 10, 2019
Where? Various Venues
How Much? Regular screenings from $13, discounts for seniors, students and Film Society members.

More Info: For tickets and full line-up of screenings and event schedule check the official site:

Carnaval on the Mile Jazz and Art Festival

Stage at Carnaval on the Mile Coral Gables

It's a free weekend of art, jazz and great food at Coral Gable's reknowned Miracle Mile.

Carnaval on the Mile is an annual event that features top Latin Jazz bands and fine foods from local eateries. In addition, there is the "Artist Village" with tents filled with paintings, sculptures, ceramics, photography, woodworks, jewelry, glassworks... you get the idea.

There are three stages set up for the live entertainment at Le Jeune, Douglas and Ponce.

When? Saturday and Sunday March 2 - 3, 2019 - 10:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.
Where? Miracle Mile, Coral Gables
How Much? Free!

For more info and this year's performers:

Asian Culture Festival

Drummers at Asian Culture Festival

This fun-filled family event offers a virtual day trip to Asia featuring a variety of Asian arts, crafts, entertainment, plants and exotic cuisine. Highlights include Taiko drumming, Origami and Ikebana at the Japan tent; folk dance, classical music and fruit and vegetable carving from Thailand; games and puppet shows from Malaysia; authentic Persian arts, literature, crafts and dance from Iran; a traditional Lion Dance from China and much more.

Countries represented at this year's Asian Culture Festival include Bangladesh, Cambodia, China, India, Indonesia, Iran, Israel, Japan, Korea, Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar, Pakistan, the Philippines, Singapore, Sri-Lanka, Taiwan, Thailand, Tibet, Turkey and Vietnam.

When? Saturday and Sunday March 2 - 3, 2019 - 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Where? Fruit and Spice Park at 24801 S.W. 187th Ave. in Homestead
How Much? Adults $12, Children (6-12) $5, under 6 FREE

For more info and this year's program:

Veuve Clicquot Carnaval

Miami Veuve Clicquot Carnaval

Poolside brunches and rooftop soirees, the electrifying spirit of samba dancers, drummers, live music, gorgeous views and plenty of bubbly... This star-studded event is back this year at some of our city's most gorgeous venues.

When?: March 3 - 10, 2019
Where?: Several venues

March 3, 2019 - Seaspice, 422 NW North River Dr, Miami, FL 33128
March 5, 2019 - Faena Hotel, 3201 Collins Ave, Miami Beach, FL 33140
March 6, 2019 - The 1 Rooftop at 1 Hotel South Beach, 2341 Collins Ave, Miami Beach, FL 33139
March 7, 2019 - El Patio, 167 NW 23rd St, Miami, FL 33127
March 8, 2019 - Cantina La Veinte, 495 Brickell Ave, Miami, FL 33131
March 8, 2019 - Rockwell Miami, 743 Washington Ave, Miami Beach, FL 331391
March 9, 2019 - The Wharf, 114 SW North River Dr, Miami, FL 33130
March 10, 2019 - Mondrian South Beach, 1100 West Ave, Miami Beach, FL 33139
How Much? Free entry
More Info Contact individual venues for more details

Fairchild's International Orchid Festival

Miami Orchid Festival

Orchids galore! Beautiful, colorful, fragrant orchids, for sale and for show. This is one of Fairchild's signature events, well-attended by thousands of orchid lovers.

Highlights besides the colorful displays are the garden workshops, walking tours, rare species at the juried show, and of course great festival food and live entertainment.

When? Friday to Sunday March 8 - 10, 2019 - 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Where? Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden
How Much? Included with Admission to Gardens, which is $25 for adults, $18 for seniors 65 and up and $12 for children 6-17. I know it's not cheap, but proceeds go to support work in conservation, science, and education.

More Info

Homestead Carnival & Parade

Homestead Carnival Festival

Homestead Main Street is hosting its Annual Carnival Parade & Flavor of the Caribbean Festival.

Bring the whole family and enjoy the parade lead by Junkaroo Band, delicious food, authentic New Orleans Zydeco music, entertainment and much more!

When? Saturday March 16, 2019 from 4:00pm to 10:00pm (Parade begins at 5pm)
Where? Losner Park, Downtown Homestead at 104 N. Krome Avenue Homestead, FL 33030
How Much? FREE!

More Info or check out their FB page.

Calle Ocho Festival

Calle Ocho Carnaval

The nation's largest street party is a celebration of latin heritage, food and unmistakeable latin beat, el Festival de la Ocho is definitely the place to be this Sunday. 20 blocks and 12 stages of music and fun...

Not your typical festival, Calle Ocho has earned a place in the Guinness World of Records five times (so far!) for:

  • The largest conga line in 1988
  • The biggest piñata in 1990
  • The longest cigar in 2000
  • The largest number of domino players at one place in 2008, and
  • In 2012, for putting together the largest image made with flags, 422 flags from around the world were held together to form one giant "1" to simbolize unity, "One World", a world without borders.

We could only guess at what they will surprise us with this year!

So, yes, come for the food, tons of different dishes from the many Latin communities, the salsa and merengue on dozens of stages set up throughout, and the electric atmosphere that is Calle Ocho en Carnaval!

A hop-on hop-off trolley runs parallel on S.W. 7th Street with stops on Beacon Boulevard, 22nd Ave, 17th Ave, and 12th Ave.

When? Sunday March 10, 2019 - 10:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Where? Calle Ocho or S.W. 8th Street, most of the action between S.W. 11th Ave. and S.W. 27th Ave.
How Much? FREE!

More Info: Calle Ocho Festival

Jazz in the Gardens Music Festival

Jazz in the Garden concert

Two days and ten class acts, a weekend filled with R&B, soul, hip hop and jazz.

After previous years' smashing successes with stellar performances by Earth Wind & Fire, Najee, Boney James and many others, each year becomes an increasingly tough act to follow.

And this year's fantastic line-up certainly will not dissapoint. Joining us on stage at the 14th Annual Jazz in the Gardens in another stellar line up: Lionel Richie, Bobby Brown, Stephanie Mills, En Vogue, Teddy Riley and many many more.

When? Saturday and Sunday March 9 - 10, 2019
Where? Hard Rock Stadium (Formerly Sun Life Stadium), 347 Don Shula Drive, Miami, FL 33056
How Much? General Admission $119
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The Miami Open

Miami Open

The world's top tennis players converge in Miami for this two week tournament, a great chance to see all your favorite ones in action and for the first time in their brand new facilities at Hard Rock Stadium!

When? March 18 - 31, 2019
Where? Hard Rock Stadium
How Much? Tickets from $5 for the earlier sessions, Women's Finals from $49+, Men's Finals from $120+ Find Tickets

More on the Miami Open, Getting There, Tips on Attending

Miami-Dade County Fair and Exposition
"The Fair"

Rides at The Fair

The Fair is in town! Rides, rides and more rides, oh and there's the cotton candy, funnel cakes, turkey legs, the roasted corn on the cob... no wonder this is one of the largest annual family events in the State.

This is more than one giant amusement park... although for kids, that's reason enough! There will be tons of live events and games, agriculture shows, a circus, a petting zoo, livestock exhibits, an ice show, skateboarding races, professional boxing matches, Grammy Award winning performers...

All live entertainment and concerts are included in your admission.

When? March 14 to April 7, 2019 Open Daily Except March 19-20 and April 2-3
Where? Miami-Dade County Fair, 10901 SW 24th St. Miami. Coral Way (SW 24th St) and 112th Avenue
How Much? General Admission $10, 5 and under free. Tickets for rides are extra.
22-ride Ride Sheet available online for $20. Unlimited ride package is $25. These are the online prices, they are higher at the fairgrounds. It can get pricey when you add up rides and food, but proceeds support scholarships that reward youth achievement in artistic, athletic and academic programs. Be there!

More info, concert line-up and tickets: The Fair

Ultra - the World's Premier Electronic Music Festival

Stage at Ultra Music Festival in Miami

On its 21st year, ULTRA is the world's most famous outdoor electronic music event.

Taking place over a three-day weekend at their new home in Virginia Key, this year's program promises to deliver a uniquely diverse, forward thinking line-up and is likely to be another sell-out.

When? Friday through Sunday March 29 - 31, 2019
Where? Virginia Key
Tickets? 3-day passes as well as individual day tickets available. Find Tickets

More on Ultra and Spring Break in Miami

The 15th Annual Deering Seafood Festival On The Bay

Seafood feast at the Deering Estate Seafood Festival

Get ready for a non-stop celebration at the Annual Deering Seafood Festival on the Bay, complete with delicious catch from the sea, celebrity chef cooking demos, fun-filled adventures for kids, Virgin Island stilt walkers, a Bahamian Junkanoo musical parade and on-going live entertainment.

When? Sunday, March 31, 2019 - 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Where? The Deering Estate at 16701 SW 72nd Avenue in Palmetto Bay, Miami, FL 33157
How Much? Admission: Adults $20 in advance online/$25 the day of the event; children 4-14 years $7, $10 at the gate.

Here's more on the Deering Seafood Festival

Miami Concerts and Entertainment this January 2019

Pink - Beautiful Trauma World Tour 2019

Pink Concert Miami

When? Friday March 1st, 2019 - 8:00 pm

Where? BB&T Center, Sunrise

How Much? $120+

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Fiddler On The Roof

Fiddler On The Roof

In prerevolutionary Russia, a Jewish peasant contends with marrying off three of his daughters while growing anti-Semitic sentiment threatens his village...

A tale filled with joy, laughter, love and life... and the timeless "If I were a rich man..."

When? February 20 - March 3, 2019
Where? Au Rene Theater at the Broward Center for the Performing Arts
How Much? $60+
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Roberto Carlos Amor Sin Limite Tour

Roberto Carlos March Concert Miami

When? Saturday March 9, 2019 - 8:00 pm

Where? AmericanAirlines Arena

How Much? $100+

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Elton John Farewell Yellow Brick Road Tour

Elton John Farewell Yellow Brick Road Tour

Elton John's most anticipated 300-date Farewell Yellow Brick Road world tour comes back to South Florida one more time after the first early on the tour stop last November.

After almost 50 years of performing, he has amassed fans all over the world, and he expressed the Farewell Yellow Brick Road Tour is his chance "to say thank you to all my fans around the world and then to say goodbye"

When? Saturday, March 16, 2019 - 8:00 pm
Where? BB&T Center, Sunrise
How Much? $110+
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Bad Bunny Live

Bad Bunny March Concert Miami

When? Saturday March 16, 2019 - 8:00 pm

Where? AmericanAirlines Arena

How Much? $70+

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Muse Simulation Theory World Tour

Muse March Concert Miami

When? Sunday March 24, 2019 - 7:30 pm

Where? BB&T Center, Sunrise

How Much? $39+

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Miami For Kids And Families This February 2019

Family Fun Fest at Biscayne National Park

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.

This is the first program of the 2018-19 season, come and join in!

When? March 10, 2019 - 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

You're A Good Man Charlie Brown

You're A Good Man Charlie Brown

The whole gang is here: bossy Lucy is hopelessly in love with piano prodigy Schroeder who doesn't give her the time of day, perfectionist Sally is still mocking blanket-toting Linus, Snoopy is in the doghouse, and "blockhead," himself, Charlie Brown, is in rare form.

Brief vignettes span the months from Valentine's Day to Beethoven Day, from wild optimism to utter despair...

When? March 14 - 17, 2019
Where? Aventura Arts & Cultural Center, Aventura
How Much? ›› Find Tickets

Disney On Ice Frozen

Elton John Farewell Yellow Brick Road Tour

Be a part of Anna's adventure to find her sister, Queen Elsa, whose icy powers trapped the kingdom in an eternal winter. Join Olaf, Kristoff, and Sven as they encounter wintry conditions and mystical trolls in a race to bring back summer.

Hosted by Mickey and Minnie, the whole family will sing along to unforgettable music and be delighted with special appearances by the Disney Princesses, Woody, Buzz, Dory and more!

Two South Florida venues:

When? March 21 - 24, 2019
Where? AmericanAirlines Arena, Miami
How Much? $28+
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When? March 28 - 31, 2019
Where? BB&T Center, Sunrise
How Much? $30+
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For Miami Sports Fans This March 2019

Miami Heat Basketball Schedule March 2019 Home Games and Tickets

Miami Heat Tickets AA Arena

When? See home game schedule for this month below

Where? AmericanAirlines Arena

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

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Florida Panthers Schedule - March 2019 Home Games and Hockey 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 schedule below
Where? BB&T Center, Sunrise
How Much? As low as $15, but they go quick!

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March 2019 Holidays

St. Patrick's Day Celebrations

St Patricks Day in Miami Pub Crawls

St. Patrick's Day is on Sunday, March 17, 2019. Parties and pub crawls are ongoing throughout the weekend.

Shamrocks, Green Beer and Leprechauns! Here's where to celebrate the Luck o' the Irish with some fantastic offers!

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