Your Ultimate Spring Break Guide!

Forget the winter blues! Spring is right around the corner, with it, all the joys and thrills of Spring Break. Imagine: The golden Miami sun glistening off the crystalline waters of the Florida coast, cloudless, bright blue skies high above, lively music echoing through the air, people dancing and jumping and moving – this IS Spring Break! But there’s more; with an excellent array of activities, outings, parties, and more, Miami’s the perfect destination for the ultimate March soirée. In this list, we’re breaking down exactly where to go, what to do, and how to book the Best Spring break activities ever.

1. ULTRA: The World’s Biggest Electronic Music Festival

ULTRA returns for an extended three-day weekend, featuring some of the world’s biggest names in electro music. ZEDD, AfroJack, Marshmello, M.I.A., and Swedish House Mafia are just some of the many artists that are coming to this outdoor music event. Located in Brayfront Park, this year’s lineup offers an eclectic array of talented artists, with distinct sounds and performances. Get your tickets while they’re still available! The Event will run from March 24th thru March 26th, 2023. 

Watch your favorite performers in one of music’s biggest festivals. (Photo by Canva)

2. The 17th  Annual Deering Seafood Festival  

If you’re looking for more family-friendly events, how about some delicious eats to go with that? The Deering Estate Foundation is once again hosting the award-winning Deering Seafood Festival, taking place on March 26th, 2023. Everyone of all ages is welcome to visit this celebration of food and culture; fresh seafood dishes, celebrity-chef demos, live music, kid’s activities, and so much more will be available for all attendees. And what’s more fun than having fresh shrimp cocktails as you dance to some reggae music? 

Seafood galore when you explore this scrumptious festival! (Photo by Canva)

3. Explore Miami on a Guided Tour

Discover the Magic City in a more personal way! Florida’s biggest city is rich in history, culture, architecture, and cuisine. During this 3-hour tour, you’ll be driven across Miami’s most iconic landmarks and districts. Visit Little Havana, Wynwood, Downtown Miami, Venetian Causeway, and so much more! Delight in this detailed tour (available in both English and Spanish) and learn of the city’s fascinating identity. Both pick-up and drop-off are provided at your hotel. Uncover Miami’s true beauty! 

4. A Flyboard Excursion! 

Burst out of the ocean and enjoy a new way to fly! Maneuver above the waters – 45 feet to be exact – and delight in some of the best views of the city. After a brief but detailed training session, you’ll be up, up into the air like Iron Man. Feel closer to the clouds and birds, and if you’re lucky, you’ll be able to spot a group of friendly dolphins. The Flyboard attaches to any watercraft, as the main thrust connects to your feet, giving you ample working room and total control. It’s the newest, most inventive, and most thrilling watersport in Miami.

The newest tech for vacationers everywhere! (Photo by Canva)

5. Sunset-Viewing Rooftop + Pool Party Combo 

Located in the heart of the Brickell District, Novotel Miami Brickell offers everything Spring Break should be – in a single night. By purchasing a day pass, you’ll have roof-top pool access, all-you-can-eat grill service, live music from DJ Bryan Peroni – and spectacular views of the Miami sunset across the glistening buildings of Miami’s downtown. The drinks are divine, the dishes are delightful, and the party is pumpin’! Open until 12 AM, the party goes on all night and you can have an unforgettable time with your friends. 

A downtown rooftop pool sunset party? Sign us up! (Photo by Canva)

6. Welcome to the Miami Open 

 We have something special for all the tennis aficionados out there! From March 19th thru April 2nd, 2023, the biggest tennis tournament returns to Miami. Some of the world’s biggest tennis pros will unite in the Hard Rock Stadium; Rafael Nadal, Taylor Fritz, Iga Swiatek, and Coco Gauff,  just to name a few. These titans will battle it out for two weeks as spectators watch attentively to all the action. The event will also feature local food vendors, art exhibitions, and live music. Get your tickets today!

Tennis fans rejoice! Miami’s hosting a grand ol’ tournament. (Photo by Canva)