Miami is located in South Florida, 50 miles north of the Florida Keys. No matter your passion, Miami has something for you! The 305 is best known for its culture, arts, sports, nightlife, heritage, and its beautiful beaches.
With its many museums, parks, performing centers, and festivals, Miami is known for its rich heritage, culture, and entertainment. Whether you want to take a relaxing stroll through the beautiful Vizcaya Museum and Gardens, enlighten your senses and enjoy croquetas and Cuban cafecitos at Versailles in Little Havana, or spend the evening admiring a live performance at the all new Adrienne Arsht Center for Performing Arts, there's always something for you to do in Miami, no matter what you're in the mood for.
The Miami art scene is just as diverse as its people. Check out our countless galleries including The Bass, Perez Art Museum, Rubell Museum, Museum of Contemporary Art, and Wynwood Walls. Miami Beach also hosts the widely renowned Art Basel, and international art fair that takes place annually. The Miami Design District is another unique neighborhood that boasts amazing architecture, art galleries, and fashion.
Despite the hustle and bustle of Miami life, there are many opportunities to enjoy nature. Take a stroll through one of many gardens such as Fairchild Botanical Gardens, Pinecrest Gardens, Biscayne Nature Center, Miami Beach Botanical Gardens, and Vizcaya Museum and Gardens. Miami is also driving distance to four national parks! Explore the wetlands of the Everglades, go snorkeling at Biscayne National Park, go on a swamp tour of Big Cypress National Preserve, or go diving at Dry Tortugas National Park.
Basketball, football, baseball, hockey, or soccer, Miami has it for you! Miami is home to the Miami Heat, Miami Marlins, Miami Dolphins, Florida Panthers, and Miami FC. Miami is also a major hotspot for jai alai and golf. If you enjoy watching or participating in sports, Miami is the city for you! Plenty of our residents enjoy tennis, soccer, spike ball, golf and more...come join in on the fun!
Interested in opera or classical music? Check out the Florida Grand Opera and New World Symphony. Do you enjoy EDM? Miami hosts the annual Ultra Festival. Love rap and hip hop? Rolling Loud Festival is for you! Rhythm and blues is more your style? Check out the South Beach Jazz Festival! Want to experience a Latin street party? Head on over to Little Havana for the Carnaval Miami. No matter what your music taste is, you're sure to find something for you here.