May is upon us and the city of Miami is in a buzz of excitement. We’ve put together a list of the best upcoming events in May!

Read on for great events in Miami that will tempt you to plan a trip for the best Miami events in May 2022. While you’re at it, nab some sweet deals on some of Miami’s best hotels – while they last.


Best Miami Events In May:

  • May, 2022 – The Fillmore Miami Beach at Jackie Gleason Theater

    Be sure to catch a show at the legendary Fillmore Miami Beach at the Jackie Gleason Theater. Operated by Live Nation, the future of the music business, The Fillmore Miami Beach at the Jackie Gleason Theater showcases the biggest names in live entertainment. Steeped in rock ‘n’ roll history while maintaining cultural relevance, the theater passionately combines the rich tradition of the Fillmore Experience with the energy and passion of Miami Beach.

  • May 5, 2022 – Cinco De Mayo

    Celebrate Cinco de Mayo in Miami, a city that loves to throw a party. One of our favorite celebrations of the year is Cinco de Mayo, an annual holiday on the 5th of May. Here are our top picks for celebrating Cinco de Mayo in Miami.

  • May 6-8, 2022 – F1 Miami Grand Prix Race

    Organizers of the Formula 1® Miami Grand Prix have confirmed that their first event will be held on May 6-8 2022. As with all rounds of the FIA Formula 1 World Championship™, the action will be split across all three days.
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  • May 6-8, 2022 – Grand Prix Events and Parties

    Whether you’re visiting for the high-speed action, or already in town, head to these events, festivals, concerts, restaurants and bars to boast the vibes and experience during this energetic event.
    Check the Best Formula 1 Miami 2022 Grand Prix Events and Parties.

  • May 6-8, 2022 – FTX Off The Grid

    Join us for a 3 day Race Weekend on South Beach that brings the thrill of racing onto the beach with all-day entertainment and a soundtrack to match, including epic headline acts closing the show each day.

  • May 6-7, 2022 – MAYDAYMIAMI – Jeep Showcase

    Jeep enthusiasts will love the vehicles on display at the MayDayMiami Jeep Showcase. The one-day event aims to highlight one of America’s favorite vehicles and will include a raffle, music, tasty food, and icy drinks to beat the heat.

  • May 8, 2022 – Mother’s Day

    On Sunday, May 8, celebrate Mother’s Day at Miami Restaurants. Whether she’s looking for something cozy or classy, here is your last-minute guide to Mother’s Day specials in Miami.

  • May 20, 2022 – Hidden Worlds Miami

    Hidden Worlds Miami will take guests on a riveting oceanic adventure starting May 20, 2022, until June 20, 2022, at the world-renowned Rudolf Budja Gallery in Miami Beach.

  • May 21, 2022 – Vegandale Festival

    America’s biggest plant-based party comes to Historic Virginia Key Beach Park from 11 a.m. – 7 p.m. on May 21. In addition to interesting culinary offerings such as deep-fried Beyond Burgers and cinnamon rolls stuffed with dairy-free cheese, the Vegandale Festival brings hours of live music, vegan clothing for purchase and plenty of cold drinks.

  • May 28-29, 2022 – Hyundai Air & Sea Show

    Head down to Miami Beach for the Hyundai Air & Sea Show. The annual event is an exciting showcase of active duty members, technology, and equipment from all five branches of the US military, police, and fire department agencies. It will feature powerboat races, extreme water sports, exhibitions, and more. The two-day event will be over Memorial Day weekend, and attending is the perfect way to commemorate the holiday.

  • May 29, 2022 – Best of the Best Music Fest

    This Memorial Weekend, celebrate Caribbean culture and music at the 16th annual Best of the Best Music Fest. It’s one of the largest international music festivals in North America. The Best of the Best Caribbean Celebration kicks off at 2 p.m. and runs until midnight, with the biggest names in Soca, Reggae and more.

  • May 26 – 31, 2022 – Sizzle Miami

    Memorial Day Weekend in Miami Beach is always smoking hot, but since 2002 it Sizzles! Sizzle South Beach, “America’s most celebrated and anticipated urban gay event” is the brainchild of Dwight Daniel. The extra long weekend party will be the hottest on the beach, with the skimpiest, tightest, sexiest swimsuits Miami has to offer!

  • May, 2022 – Miami Heat at FTX Arena

    See the Miami Heat play live at the FTX Arena. If you’ve attended a Miami Heat game before, you know the excitement and energy of the crowd makes for a truly unforgettable experience. Get Miami Heat tickets, so you can experience it live.

  • May, 2022 Baseball Season is Back!

    See the Miami Marlins play live. Soak up the sun and electric atmosphere inside picturesque Marlins Park throughout the season of Marlins baseball. With a multitude of big names and key opponents coming to town, you won’t want to miss out on the action live from the ballpark, beginning with Marlins Opening Day tickets available for the exciting start to a brand new year of baseball. Get Miami Marlins Tickets, so you can experience it live. Right now, new customers can get $20 off a ticket order of $200 or more at

  • May, 2022 – Florida Panthers

    See the Florida Panthers play live at the FTX Arena. If you’ve attended a Florida Panthers game before, you know the excitement and energy of the crowd makes for a truly unforgettable experience. Secure your Florida Panthers tickets and see the professional ice hockey team ignite the crowd with their stellar play once again.

  • May, 2022 – Hard Rock Live Concerts & Shows

    Check out all upcoming events at Seminole Hard Rock Hollywood. Primed as the epicenter of South Florida entertainment, the new venue hosts state-of-the art technical capabilities that supports A-list celebrity performances as well as award shows. You have quite a few to choose from this month with Elton John, and more.

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What event are you most excited about? We will be updating this list leading up to end of month, so make sure to bookmark the page, check back often and let us know if you would like to be included!