Events happening during August in Miami 2024

International Ballet Festival of Miami

This event is an annual celebration during august in Miami. Ballet that attracts artists and enthusiasts from around the world. It features performances from top ballet companies, along with workshops, and film screenings related to the art of ballet. Witness over 100 principal dancers transform Miami-Dade and Broward Counties into an expansive ballet stage, leaving audience members as spellbound as a swan entranced by Tchaikovsky. The 28th annual event is the brainchild of Eriberto Jimenez. Born in Bogota and trained in New York, Eriberto spins the festival into a whirl of classical, jazz, modern, and contemporary dance. Bring your fan, folks, because this festival is en pointe.

Spice Restaurant during August in Miami 

This is a two-month promotion that celebrates Miami’s vibrant food scene. During this event, many of Miami’s top restaurants offer three-course meals at reduced prices Try bold, delicious dishes from some of the best chefs in Miami during Miami Spice Restaurant Month(s). Throughout August and September, enjoy special tasting menus at special prices – $30/$35 for brunch or lunch and $45/$60 for dinner.  Participating restaurants will be announced on July 2023. This is an excellent opportunity to try that restaurant you’ve been considering.

Miami Beach Kizomba Festival

This festival celebrates Kizomba, a type of dance and music that originated in Angola. It features dance workshops, performances, and parties. The Miami Beach Kizomba Festival is an international music festival that brings together African and American artists on the sunny shores of Miami. It is a celebration of pan-African music and dance that is one of a kind. see website for more info

Beyonce Renaissance World Tour

In August 2024, Miami will be one of the stops on Beyonce’s Renaissance World Tour at Hard Rock Stadium on August 18th – starting at 7 p.m. For this ninth tour (and possibly her best tour yet), Grammy-winning Queen Bey will deliver an exciting evening featuring a high-definition video screen with a setlist of 36 songs. Expect a contrast of raw soul songs and a technologically augmented spectacle, including a dance segment with actual robots.

Paw Event

Get set for PAW Patrol’s live. Excitement awaits as this furry crew of pint-sized heroes—Marshall, Rider, Chase, Wally, Jake, and more—burst onto the stage. An exclusive treat is the Very Important Pups (V.I.P) Party, a chance to meet your child’s animated pals—don’t shy away, adults can enjoy, too.  

August in Miami – Ale Trail Bar Crawl

This event is a bar crawl that takes participants to some of Miami’s best breweries and bars. Join us for an unforgettable journey through the bustling streets of August with the Pub Pioneers August Ale Trail Bar Crawl! From 5-11pm, immerse yourself in a world of craft brews, lively atmospheres, and unbeatable camaraderie.Kick off the adventure by checking in between 5-7pm at our designated location.

There, you’ll receive your coveted wristband, unlocking access to an evening filled with libations and laughter. But that’s not all – brace yourself for the ultimate bar crawl companion: a digital map meticulously crafted to guide you through the city’s finest watering holes.Whether you’re a seasoned pub enthusiast or a first-time crawler, the Pub Pioneers August Ale Trail Bar Crawl is an event not to be missed. So gather your friends, raise your glasses, and let the adventure begin! Cheers to an unforgettable evening of exploration and revelry.

FIU Piano Alumni Concert

This concert features performances by alumni of the piano program at Florida International University. Miami is our stage, but The Wertheim is our home. We offer a thrilling array of performances featuring our award-winning FIU artist-faculty, guest artists, and talented students. We continually strive to offer programming that deepens our engagement with the South Florida community, reaffirms our commitment to push for diversity, and nurtures the next generation of musicians through meaningful collaborations and partnerships. Experience an extraordinary evening of diverse musical artistry featuring NINE accomplished FIU alumni performers. Directed by Jose Lopez.

Visit the Miami Sandbar

Experience Miami the local way: hopping on a fun boat ride that’ll take you to the real party at Haulover sandbar. Enjoy a party beachside, with island music to dance to, cool beverages to drink, and your toes in the sand. It’ll feel like you have a whole island to yourself! The only way to get to Haulover is by boat, so it really feels intimate and fun. There will be a foodboat—another version of a food truck—that’ll offer delicious food and desserts. The boat can accommodate big parties, with the full experience starting at $800 for 6 people, for 4 hours. If you plan to enjoy Miami Beach as well while you are in Miami, Henrosa Hotel is right on Collins, walking distance from it all. Book here