May 2019
Miami Events, Holidays and Festivals

Fabulous SunFest, Mother's Day, A Colorful Orchid Show,
and a Fantastic Air and Sea Extravaganza to Honor our Heroes on Memorial Day
Orchid Show in May

Easter has come and gone, temperatures are picking up but we still have some fantastic outdoor events before the scorching heat of summer kicks in!

This month brings us to West Palm Beach for SunFest, the annual waterfront music and arts bash that needs no introduction.

Then we head south to Homestead for the largest Orchid show in the country.

Don't forget Mother's Day and to finish off the month, the National Salute to America's Heroes is back, a fantastic Air & Sea Show and Music Explosion on Memorial Day weekend.

This Month's Miami Highlight Events:

The concert and entertainment scene in May 2019 features:

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Specially for kids and families:

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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
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May 2019 Highlight Events in Miami

SunFest Music and Arts Festival - May 2 - 5, 2019

SunFest Music and Art Festival

Every year in the spring, the West Palm Beach waterfront becomes the stage of a gigantic party, a weekend with a full lineup of top musical acts, a Fine Art and Crafts competition and exhibition, a 5k race and a stupendous fireworks display on the final day.

This year's performances taking place on three stages will include some great names as it has in the past. The 2019 lineup features OneRepublic, Earth, Wind & Fire, G-EAZY, Diplo, Keith Urban, Tears for Fears and many, many, MANY more!

You can check this year's full lineup.

When?: May 2 - 5, 2019:
Thursday - 5:00 pm to 10:00 pm
Friday - 5:00pm to 11:00 pm
Saturday - 1:00 pm to 11:00 pm
Sunday - noon to 9:00 pm Fireworks are at 9:00 pm

Where?: Downtown West Palm Beach Waterfront along the Intracoastal Waterway from Banyan Boulevard to Lakeview Avenue

How Much?: One-Day Pass for Adults (6+) $47, discounts for youth and seniors, kids 5 and under FREE. Multi-day passes and group rates available

For tickets and parking info:

Fort Lauderdale Air Show

Ft Lauderdale Air Show

Featuring the U.S. Navy Blue Angels, the U.S. Air Force F-22 Raptor Demo Team along with military jet flyovers, parachute teams, civilian aerobatic acts and formation flight teams for a fantastic day out on the beach!

Flown from Fort Lauderdale Executive Airport, the show's main flight line area is between Sunrise Boulevard and 18th Street.

When? Saturday and Sunday, May 4 - 5, 2019 - noon to approximately 4:00 pm
Where? Fort Lauderdale Beach accross from Birch State Park
How Much? Drop Zone Beach - get away from the crowds, food and beverages including beer and wine for purchase plus portable restrooms - Adult $28 advance purchase, $40 on day of event, Child (6-12) $14
Flight Line Club VIP - the ultimate spot on the beach, tents with shade, lunch and drinks/beer, parking, golf cart valet - Advance Purchase $186, on day of event $265

More Info and Tickets:

Event Site Map of Fort Lauderdale Air Show

Brew At The Zoo - Miami's Largest Craft Beer Festival

Brew at the Zoo

More than 100 craft beers, food vendors, and live performances. This year's entertainment will feature Locos por Juana, a GRAMMY and Latin GRAMMY nominated bilingual band, most notably recognized for their high energy live performances and unique fusion of reggae, funk, cumbia, salsa, and rock.

General admission includes complimentary unlimited sample beers and access to buy food from vendors and complimentary non alcoholic beverages.

When? Saturday, May 11, 2019 - 8:00 pm to 11:00 pm
Where? Zoo Miami (Metro Zoo) 1 Zoo Boulevard, 12400 SW 152 Street, Miami
How Much?

  • Online General Admission $40, $50 at the door - Groupon $40 $25
  • Brewmaster $70 (Admission at 7 pm) - Groupon $70 $39
  • VIP $80 (Admission at 7 pm plus complimentary food, full size beer and spirit samplings) BATZ 4-Pack $200.

Must be 21 or older!

More Info and Tickets: Brew At The Zoo.

Rolling Loud - The Largest Hip-Hop Festival in the World

Rolling Loud

The largest Hip-Hop festival in the world now only on its 4th year, it has managed to attract some of the best rap lineups ever curated.

Some of the biggest names in Rap/Hip-Hop today have made an appearance at the festival... Kendrick Lamar, Future, Lil Wayne...

This year line up features Migos, Travis Scott, Kid Cudy and many more. Full line up of over 100 artists will be split across THREE stages.

When? Friday to Sunday, May 10 - 12, 2019
Where? Hard Rock Stadium, Miami Gardens
How Much? General Admission $299+ - VIP $699+ (must be 21 or older)
More Info and Tickets: Rolling Loud Festival.
›› Rolling Loud Miami Tickets

Redland International Orchid Show - May 17 - 19, 2019

Redland International Orchid Festival

Over 50 booths of colorful blooms at this 3-day event which features the largest annual orchid show in the country.

Along with the beautiful and exotic flowers there will be supplies for sale, lectures by experts in the field, raffles and a great atmosphere to enjoy all sorts of international delicacies.

When? Friday to Sunday May 17 - 19, 2019 - 9:00 am to 5:00 pm
Where? Fruit & Spice Park in Homestead: 24801 SW 187th Ave. Homestead FL 33031
How Much? $10 adults, $3 children (6-11)
More Info: Redland Fruit and Spice Park.

Surfside's Paddletopia Festival

Paddletopia Festival Surfside

This groovy two-day affair will transform the 96th Street waterfront park in Miami's Uptown Beachtown into a weekend-long festival with paddle boarding, wellness brands, fitness demos, healthy snacks and family activities.

Paddletopia will feature stand-up paddle boarding along the intracoastal including complimentary paddle boards in partnership with Miami Beach Paddle Board and kayaks available to the public at a pop-up dock on the waterway bordering the park.

There will be a wellness expo with fitness classes and family boot camp, eco-fashion shows, live DJ, "chill out" lounges and much more. Stay fueled with healthy fare available for purchase from a retrofitted vintage trailer, as well as free smoothie and juice samples and more.

Activities for the kids will include an eco-friendly ball pit, a graffiti "train" where children can decorate an inflatable subway car, and a fishing pond. Participants can also enter into contests for a chance to win neat prizes and giveaways.

When? Saturday and Sunday May 18 - 19, 2019 - 10:00 am to 2:00 pm
Where? 96th Street Park at 9580 Bay Drive, Surfside
How Much? Admission is FREE; open to the public.
More Info and registration:

Memorial Day Weekend: Miami Beach Air & Sea Show and Music Explosion
May 25 - 26, 2019

There is no better time to pay tribute to our military, first responders and those who have made the ultimate sacrifice for our country than Memorial Day Weekend, and in this spirit, the National Salute to America's Heroes initiative will take place on our sandy shores with all five branches of the military represented: The Army, the Navy, the Air Force, the Marines and the Coast Guard as well as our police, firefighters and first responder agencies.

What? A two-day music festival, a world class Air & Sea Show, and Fireworks!
When? Saturday and Sunday May 25 - 26, 2019
Where? Along the shores of Miami Beach
How Much? FREE from the public beaches on the North and South ends of the event site. Tickets available for hospitality chalets, family seating area, VIP clubs and hotels packages.
More Info: Memorial Day Weekend Events in Miami.

Holidays in May 2019

Mother's Day - Sunday, May 12, 2019

Mothers Day in Miami

This is the day to treat mom. Mother's Day is celebrated on the second Sunday in May in the United States.

This year it will be on Sunday May 12, 2019. Don't forget!

A day at the beach, a lavish brunch, some pretty flowers... anything goes!

Here are some ideas to ponder and make her day extra special!

Memorial Day - a Public Holiday - Monday, May 27, 2019

Memorial Day

This is a public holiday celebrated every year on the last Monday in May in honor of the men and women who have died while serving our country.

Memorial Day is the "unofficial" start of the summer vacation season, while Labor Day in September marks its end.

Federal government offices are closed on Memorial Day.

This year, the National Salute to America's Heroes will be back on Memorial Day Weekend, Saturday and Sunday May 25 and 26, 2019. There will be an exciting Air And Sea Show as well as stage shows and entertainment on the beautiful shores of Miami Beach.

Here's what's happening this Memorial Day Weekend in Miami.

Miami Concerts and Entertainment this May 2019


Anastasia 2019

When? April 23 - May 5, 2019

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

How Much? ›› Anastasia Tickets

The Lion King

The Lion King

When? May 8 - 26, 2019 - several performances

Where? Ziff Opera House at the Adrienne Arsht Center

How Much? ›› Lion King Tickets

Hillsong United

Hillsong United 2019

When? May 9, 2019 - 7:30 pm

Where? American Airlines Arena

How Much? ›› Hillsong United 2019 Tickets

Nicky Jam

Nicky Jam 2019

When? May 18, 2019 - 8:00 pm

Where? American Airlines Arena

How Much? ›› Nicky Jam Tickets

Eros Ramazzotti

Eros Ramazzotti 2019

When? May 24, 2019 - 8:00 pm

Where? American Airlines Arena

How Much? ›› Eros Ramazzotti Tickets

Ariana Grande

Ariana Grande 2019

When? May 31 - June 1, 2019 - 7:30 pm

Where? American Airlines Arena

How Much? ›› Ariana Grande Tickets

Ozzy Osbourne & Megadeth

Ozzy Osbourne 2019

When? May 31, 2019 - 7:30 pm

Where? BB&T Center Sunrise

How Much? ›› Ozzy Osbourne & Megadeth Tickets

Miami For Kids And Families This May 2019

Doktor Kaboom: The Wheel Of Science

Doktor Kaboom 2019

When? May 2 - 3, 2019

Where? Amaturo Theater at the Broward Center for the Performing Arts

How Much? ›› Doktor Kaboom! Science Comedy Tickets

Miami Marlins Fun Day at Bayside Marketplace

Marlins Fun Day

Calling all Marlins fans!!! Enjoy a perfect outing for all ages with FREE pop up activities, popcorn, balloons, face painting and special appearances by Billy The Marlin and the Marlins Mermaids.

Plus, don't miss out on a special offer for the Saturday, May 18th game at 4:10PM and the Sunday, May 19th game at 1:10PM as the Marlins take on the Mets. Each ticket includes an exclusive Marlins Sports Watch.

When? Saturday May 18, 2019 - 11:00 am to 1:00 pm
Where? Bayside Marketplace at 401 Biscayne Blvd., Miami, Florida 33132-1924
How Much? Admission is FREE and open to the public.
More Info: Bayside Marketplace FB page.

Summer Savings Pass 2024

Miami Summer Savings Pass

This is a great savings pass for unlimited visits to

How Much? Adults $67.99, Children (3 - 12) $56.99, all summer long! (plus tax)

Pass is valid from May 15 to August 31, 2024 and can be purchased online through any of the above participating parks. If you are an annual pass member to any of them check for additional discounts you might be entitled for the Summer Savings Pass.

More info:

For Miami Sports Fans This May 2019

Miami Marlins Schedule - May 2019 Home Games and Baseball Tickets

Miami Marlins schedule and tickets

When? See schedule below

Where? Marlins Park, 501 Marlins Way (NW 16th Avenue), Miami, Florida 33125

How Much? Individual game tickets can be had for as low as $11 but you have to be quick! Find Tickets

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