Events in Miami
South Beach Wine and Food Festival (February-March)
This series of events takes place in various venues in South Beach. It's happens every year in late February. Celebrity chefs throw parties and hold cooking demonstrations. Furthermore, there are cooking classes hosted by local universities and wine and food tastings are held all over town, with ticket prices to suit all pockets.For a month over mid-February to mid-March, the South Beach party scene is in full swing, with pool parties, club nights and dinner parties all raising money for local charities.
The Kiwanis Club in Little Havana hosts ten events over ten days during the festival in late February through to late March. There is international food to taste, sports events to watch, culinary contests to compete in and lots of live music, including a jazz festival.
Miami Fashion Week (March)
Held annually over a week in March, this is the biggest event in the fashion community's calendar. Designers, models, journalists and bloggers alike, flood the area to view the new runway collections and attend the glamorous parties that follow. If you've got an interest in style and design, it's worth visiting during this time.
Ultra Music Festival (March)
Also held in March, this three day long music festival sells out every year owing to its regular stellar line up of world famous DJs.