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Miami Event Calendar: The Best Things to Do This Month

Miami Event Calendar: The Best Things to Do This Month

The ultimate calendar of fun things to do in Miami today, this weekend, and beyond. These events and adventures have been hand-picked to cover all of Miami's major happenings, plus some hidden gems you may not know about otherwise. From awesome concerts and performances to classes, food festivals, and everything in between, we've got your plans covered.

April 15 – 21

Havana Night Cooking Class

Biltmore Hotel Miami Coral Gables

Grilled skirt steak with garlic herb. Tostones. Flan. Cilantro lime aioli. Learn a handful of easy recipes and you’ll be serving up dinner Havana-style in no time.

$114 / RSVP

Free Daily Beer Tour

Concrete Beach Brewery

Drink up! Get an inside look at one of Wynwood's most popular breweries for free. That's right – ask the bartender about Concrete Beach's complimentary daily tours.

Free / RSVP

The Sweat Life MIA Brunch Celebration

The Wynwood Yard

Jump-start your weekend with a circuit-style workout led by local Lululemon ambassadors, followed by a delicious brunch curated by Matthew Sherman of Jugofresh and Della Heiman of the Wynwood Yard.

$54 - $65 / RSVP

Irie Jungle

Tripping Animals Brewing Co.

15 local breweries pouring bottomless suds, live reggae music, foods trucks, and limited-edition beer releases. Yeah, you don't want to miss the first-ever Irie Jungle on 4/20.

$54 / RSVP

Eco-Bundling Workshop & Zero Waste Dinner

Nomad Tribe Lab

Learn the process of collecting and processing food scraps like onion skins and avocado pits to dye textiles the natural way. Plus, an organic and vegan meal by Under The Mango Tree.

$0 - $86 / RSVP

Half Baked Bar Crawl

SHOTS Miami

This isn't your basic bar crawl. Celebrate 4/20 by visiting six of Wynwood's best watering holes and sipping on themed drinks. Keep an eye out for additional specials too.

$12 - $33 / RSVP

Make-a-Mojito Cocktail Class with Bacardi

Drinkhouse Fire & Ice Bar

Learn how to muddle, stir, and shake the Cuban way. The class includes cocktail history, shaking, making, and tasting. And as you concoct your own version, taste-test varieties of rum along the way.

$54 / RSVP

Easter at Fairchild

Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden

Rally the kids and spend your Sunday morning at Fairchild! Eggsplore the garden and hunt through the Palmetum for thousands of eggs filled with goodies.

$26 / RSVP

April 22 – 28

Chef Allen’s Farm-to-Table Dinner: Author Edition ft. Ruth Reichl

The Café at Books & Books

If you've dreamed of sharing a meal with the venerable Ruth Reichl, now's your chance! Enjoy a three-course meal, wine pairings, and lively discussion around her new book, "Save Me the Plums."

$0 - $88 / RSVP

Dalmore Scotch Whisky Dinner

Boulud Sud

Calling all whisky drinkers! Get tickets to Boulud Sud's one-night-only, four-course pairing dinner featuring Dalmore Scotch Whisky. (Psst. It'll even include whisky-spiked ice cream.)

$186 / RSVP

Culinary Boot Camp

Biltmore Hotel Miami Coral Gables

Calling all professional home cooks! Learn or refresh your skills and work your way up to new flavor combinations and more challenging techniques.

$475 / RSVP

SoFlo Cake and Candy Expo 2019

Miami Airport Convention Center at DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel

Make sugar cool again! Attend South Florida's largest baking and sweets trade show. Spend the weekend attending classes, exploring vendors, sampling desserts, watching demos, and more.

$28 - $160 / RSVP

Yoga on Giralda Plaza

Giralda Plaza

Hosted by the City of Coral Gables, enjoy a free yoga class led by instructors at Trufusion. Make sure to bring water, a towel, and a floor mat.

Free / RSVP

Underline Yoga Chakra Series

Brickell City Centre, Rooftop, Level 4 Block C, above La Centrale

Calling all yogis! Enjoy a free rooftop yoga class at Brickell City Centre, sponsored by the Underline. No yoga mat? No problem! Ask for a free mat. All levels welcome.

Free / RSVP

Jellyfish Jam: A Yoga & Movement Class

Alice Wainwright Park

Poetry-inspired yoga and a guided dance party hosted in one of the most beautiful parks in downtown. Say no more.

Free / RSVP

Miami Margarita March 2019

Bar Louie

Drink your way through Brickell and join hundreds of fellow revelers as you enjoy a specialty margarita at each venue included in your ticket! Think of it as the ultimate pregame to Cinco de Mayo.

$70 / RSVP

La Cucina: Pasta 102

La Centrale - Italian Food Hall

Consider yourself a pasta pro? For those who've taken Pasta 101, learn additional skills in Pasta 102. Make dough, fill ravioli, and sip on wine during the hour and a half class.

$65 / RSVP

Motown Brunch ft. Yoli Mayor

Normandy Fountain

Spend Sunday at Normandy Fountain's soulful brunch with Miami’s own Yoli Mayor, who will sing Motown favorites from the 50s and 60s, while local vendors serve mimosas and other breakfast items.

Free / RSVP

Furry’s Sunday Market

320 NW 24th St

Support the Paws2Care Coalition with an all-day event in Wynwood celebrating your favorite four-legged friends. Bring your pup and enjoy games, vendors, food and drink, and other activations.

Free / RSVP

April 29 – May 5

Spanish Wine Dinner at Bulla Gastrobar

Bulla Gastrobar

Thirsty for a taste of Spain? No need to buy a plane ticket. Enjoy a private five-course wine dinner with expert-level pairings by Ribera y Rueda.

$75 / RSVP

10 Days of Connection: Jam Night at the Yard

The Wynwood Yard

Music is a language everyone speaks. Explore new foods, new sounds, and new people at the the Wynwood Yard to kickoff its 10 Days of Connection series.

Free / RSVP

Movie Under the Stars

Atton Brickell Miami

Hosted on Atton Brickell's rooftop pool and bar, catch a free movie screening while enjoying food and drink. Popcorn included!

Free / RSVP

Lululemon x SurfYogaBeer Run Club

lululemon Shops at Merrick Park

Led by Lululemon ambassadors Aubrey Bailey and Dani Dellarco, lace up for a three-mile run through Coral Gables followed by a HIIT workout. The best part? It's free!

Free / RSVP

Yoga on Giralda Plaza

Giralda Plaza

Hosted by the City of Coral Gables, enjoy a free yoga class led by instructors at Trufusion. Make sure to bring water, a towel, and a floor mat.

Free / RSVP

Cinco de Mayo Wynwood 2019

The Wynwood Marketplace

Break out the lime and salt! The largest Cinco de Mayo festival returns to Miami with bottomless tequila and tacos, live music, street art, games, and more.

$0 - $13 / RSVP

Chocolate Factory Tour & Tasting

Exquisito Chocolates

Become an oompa loompa at Miami's first chocolate factory! You'll watch how cacao beans transform into chocolate, make your own truffles, sample various chocolates, and drink wine.

$16 / RSVP

4th Annual Cinco de Mayo Bar Crawl

Baru LatinBar Brickell

When life throws you lemons, bring them along to the 4th-annual Cinco de Mayo bar crawl in Brickell. Enjoy five free drinks, additional specials, and more.

$17 - $22 / RSVP

May 6 – 12

Haute Cuisine Bal Harbour

Bal Harbour Village

Four days, six international chefs with nine Michelin stars, and numerous events. The first-ever U.S. Haute Cuisine will include cooking classes, intimate dinners, and more.

$250 - $372 / RSVP

Wynwood Brewery & Art Crawl

Veza Sur Brewing Company

Prepare to go off the beaten path to explore Wynwood's best shops, restaurants, and breweries. Expect one beer sample at every spot with additional discounts and specials. Cheers!

$31 / RSVP
   Riley Rant

Shrimp Fest

The Wharf Miami

Celebrate National Shrimp Day with OG Ceviche and the Seafood Shack. Plus, happy hour specials until 7 pm, including $1 pints and $3 wines by the glass.

Free / RSVP
   Twenty20

Retro Splash Bash Brunch and Pool Party

Fontainebleau Miami Beach

This philanthropy-inspired day will include a lively retro brunch experience complete with champagne, sweet treats, and a DJ, all benefitting Make-A-Wish Southern Florida.

$50 - $2500 / RSVP

Chocolate Factory Tour & Tasting

Exquisito Chocolates

Become an oompa loompa at Miami's first chocolate factory! You'll watch how cacao beans transform into chocolate, make your own truffles, sample various chocolates, and drink wine.

$16 / RSVP
   Twenty20

Chef Allen’s Farm-To-Table Mother’s Day Brunch

The Café at Books & Books

Chef Allen will host one of his legendary farm-to-table meals for Mother's Day. Treat your mom to a gourmet buffet of healthy, sustainable dishes and bottomless mimosas.

$38 - $60 / RSVP

May 13 – 19

Om Garden Vinyasa Yoga and Meditation Class

Miami Beach Botanical Garden

Take a break from everyday stressors with an all-levels vinyasa yoga and meditation class hosted in one of Miami's most beautiful green spaces. Make sure to bring your own mat!

$13 / RSVP

Nerd Nite at Frost Science

Phillip and Patricia Frost Museum of Science

Think of this as the Discovery Channel in real life... with beer. Watch as several guests give fun and informative presentations all while hanging with friends and sipping on your favorite brews.

Free / RSVP

Pizza Party Day at The Wharf

The Wharf Miami

It wouldn't be National Pizza Party Day without a celebration. Swing by the Wharf for a free slice. Just make sure to RSVP in advance!

Free / RSVP

Cochon Miami 2019

The Biltmore

Think of this as a 40-course gourmet tasting menu eaten standing up. Feast on 1,500 pounds of heritage breed pork and ethically sourced foods from more than 100 chefs.

$135 - $208 / RSVP

May 20 – 26

Coconut Grove Food and Wine Festival

Regatta Park

Experience the neighborhood's top restaurants, including Ariete and Harry's, while sipping cocktails. Plus, stay for the waiters' race, where Miami’s fastest waiters will through an obstacle course.

$28 - $134 / RSVP