Falls in Miami can be quite enjoyable. The cooler temperatures and less humid environment provide the best setting for some outdoor fun. The crowds are much thinner at this time of the year and this means that the lines will be shorter and as such, gaining admission to the city’s top attractions is easier.
If you are planning to visit South Beach in October and are looking for fun activities to keep you engaged, then you have come to the right place. In this piece, we will share our top recommendations of the best things to do in South Beach in October.
Burger King Beach Run: Oct 5
Kick off the month with the Burger King Beach Run that will be held at Lummus Park. There will be a 5K and 10K run for the adults as well as a Kiddie’s dash for the young ones. The proceeds from this race will go towards supporting local students in the area through scholarships. A family fun zone will be set up with good music and lots of burgers for everyone. Bring the family over for some sun and sand as you support local students in the area.
Cinema Italy Film Festival: Oct 11 – 15
If you enjoy Italian films, then the Cinema Italy Film Festival is a must-attend event for you. The festival will be held at Regal Cinema 18 in South Beach from 11th October. Come and enjoy the best of Italian films and documentaries. The films will have English subtitles for those who don’t understand the dialect.
Grovetober Fest: Oct 12
Beer lovers this event is for you. The Grovetoberfest will be held at Regetta Park and festival-goers will get the chance to sample more than 500 local and regional beers. More than 50 brewers have confirmed their attendances and this means more exotic varieties for you to sample. There will be live music to keep you entertained as you enjoy your beer.
Miami Carnival: Oct 13 – 14
Come and celebrate the Caribbean culture with locals and visitors at the Miami Carnival. This annual event will include amazing pageantry, live music performances, authentic eats and lively parades. The celebrations will take place in various locations across the city.
Kiteober Fest: Oct 19 – 20
This is the perfect event for families this October. The festival will include the flying of fanciful kites, an event that your kids will definitely enjoy. Come and sign up for a kite-making class and learn how to build kites that people will envy. There will be live demonstrations by kite experts as well as kite-flying challenges for all ages. There will be lots of food for those who attend.
South Beach Sea Food Week: Oct 22 – 26
This multi-day culinary event celebrates South Beach’s seafood culture. Top chefs will be exhibiting some of the amazing seafood creations and this makes it the perfect event for the ultimate foodie. There will be live entertainment to spice the event up as well as special events for the kids.