February 2021 Miami Events, Holidays and Festivals
Covid-19 continues to present many challenges but there isn't a better place than Miami in February with our glorious weather which offer plenty of opportunities to get outdoors and enjoy the cooler and drier temperatures, yes, our winter is perfect beach weather! Large concert and sports venues are beginning to welcome visitors following all social-distancing measures and with reduced capacity. This month features a weekend of NASCAR Racing at Homestead Speedway and in the entertainment camp, many of the smaller and outdoor venues have re-open and have quite a roster of events lined up for February. 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...
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January 2021 Miami Events, Holidays and Festivals
We are kicking off the year with a couple of top sports events specially for football fans, first off is the Orange Bowl and right on its heels the College Footbal Championship, both at Hard Rock Stadium which is ready to welcome fans with all the health precautions to keep everyone safe. January's top events in Miami include the Art Deco Weekend which this year has gone virtual, the South Beach Jazz Festival, the Miami Beach Antique Show and the Miami Marathon, in a different format open to EVERYONE! 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!
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New Year's Eve 2021 in Miami: Countdown Celebrations...
As we get ready to wave 2020 goodbye, there is no question that this New Year's Eve countdown events in Miami will be different and in a lower scale due to the pandemic. We will sure miss our iconic celebrations in Bayfront Park and Pitbull's annual countdown bash... the fantastic fireworks over Biscayne Bay and Big Orange Ball Drop have not been announced for this year, but we still get to welcome 2021 in balmy 70 degree weather... just perfect for all sorts of outdoor and socially-distanced countdown celebrations, gala cruises, rooftop bashes... all in compliance with the latest health and safety measures. So raise your glasses and let's toast for a much much better year ahead!
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Coronavirus in Miami
Latest COVID-19 measures in effect in Miami, Miami Dade curfew midnight to 6:00 am. Masks are mandatory in Miami-Dade INDOORS and OUTDOORS. Art Basel Miami Beach 2020 is cancelled. Design Miami is ON. Orange Bowl is ON. Pitbull's New Year's Eve Revolution is cancelled. Zoo Miami, Seaquarium have reopened, Jungle Island is set to reopen November 21. Latest update December 19, 2020.
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December 2020 Miami Events, Holidays and Festivals
Miami in December is a magnet for a barrage of top line events and holiday staples... Art Week, the Nutracker, New Year's Countdown... Because of Covid-19 which continues to present challenging circumstances, the number and formats of the events are more limited this year to comply with social distancing and enhanced health and safety measures. This year's Art Week will be a bit different starting with the cancellation of Art Basel Miami Beach. Another casualty of the pandemic is the annual Ft. Lauderdale Christmas Boat Parade, but we still have many fantastic outdoor events that are taking place under safe and socially distanced conditions. For nature lovers, it's time to head outdoors, our State and National parks are teeming with wildlife.
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2020 Christmas Events in Miami
Ho! Ho! Ho! Christmas in Miami is about enjoying the sunshine and gorgeous breezy weather, and the tons of fun holiday events the season brings. Zoo Lights, Santa's Drive-Thru, Bayfront Holiday Village, Winterland at the Farm... Here are our top picks, from holiday villages, fantastic light strolls, holiday concerts and musicals and of course, the Nutcraker... all socially distanced and with enhanced health measures to keep us all safe.
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Orange Bowl 2020-2021
The Orange Bowl 2020-2021 will welcome Texas A&M and North Carolina, and take place on Saturday, January 2, 2021 at Hard Rock Stadium in Miami, which on a normal year would be hosting some 60,000 fans, this year though due to the pandemic that number is greatly reduced. Here's stadium information, events going on during the Orange Bowl and places to stay.
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Hard Rock Stadium
Hard Rock Stadium located about 20 minutes north of downtown Miami, is a magnificent venue for sports and outdoor concerts, attracting legions of internationally acclaimed events and performers. With a full roster of high caliber events all year round, it is the home of the Miami Dolphins, the Miami Hurricanes, the Orange Bowl and the Miami Open. Upon the Covid-19 surge, Hard Rock Stadium was the first NFL stadium to earn a GBAC STAR accreditation and is ready to welcome back fans at reduced capacity.
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