This is going to be a November to remember in Miami. Not only is it one of the best times to visit (the weather, particularly in Miami Beach, is perfect) but it also brings some really exciting events and holidays. Along with classics like the Miami Book Fair, Art Basel, and new events like Art With Me.

Get in the holiday spirit with Thanksgiving dinner at a tasty restaurant, or check out Santa’s Enchanted Forest. Miami is an amazing city filled with culture, scenic beaches, amazing hotels, and fantastic restaurants. If you’re planning to visit Miami in November, here is a list of must-experience events this month that will tempt you to plan a trip.


Best Miami Events In November:

  • November 12 – 13, 2022 – Rum Renaissance Festival

    Come one, come all to the annual Miami Rum Renaissance Festival. Taste some of the best rums from around the world and learn from industry experts while you’re at it. Back in 2008, this small tasting event held just over a hundred people. Now, it is one of the largest gathering of trade professionals. Never fear, every day rum enthusiasts are welcome, too. Tasting tickets can be purchased online.

  • November 13 – 20, 2022 – Miami Book Fair

    Join the Miami Book Fair for author readings, workshops, and conversations about the world of books. This year, the event will be resuming its live event, so you can experience hundreds of readers and expand your mind on everything book-related in person again.

  • November 4 – January 2, 2022 – Santa’s Enchanted Forest

    The largest Christmas carnival in the world, Santa’s Enchanted Forest now takes place in Hialeah Park with festive rides, games and funhouses – along with a 92-foot tall Christmas tree, more than three million Christmas lights and holiday treats.

  • November 12 – January 2, 2022 – NightGarden

    The beloved NightGarden holiday light event returns. This whimsical family-friendly event transforms Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden into a magical wonderland with stunning illuminations, spectacular special effects, talking trees, interactive mysteries and colorful lights everywhere. Food trucks will sell food and beverages onsite.

  • November 15, 2022 – Holiday Market on Lincoln Road

    As the city gears up for the most wonderful time of the year with the recent announcement of Urbanspace’s famed holiday market setting up shop on the Lincoln Road District starting November 15th, the New York-based brand and its Miami partners at INHOUSE Commercial are excited to reveal a preliminary list of popular national and local vendors who will participate with festive gifts and goodies in the market, which runs until February 15th.

  • November 24 – Thanksgiving

    Thanksgiving is Thursday, November 24 and it’s already time to start thinking about where you’ll be eating dinner! Miami in November is one of the best times of the year, the weather is perfect and the best part is that you can get a glimpse of the Magic City decked out for the holidays

  • November 26 – 27, 2022 – Art With Me

    Art With Me comprises a family of international festivals, each representing a crucial pillar of being, in order to restore a state of vivacious balance in individuals and foster a community in which moments of inspiration are the lifeblood. ArtWithMe is designed to unlock what’s luminous in you by cultivating a space where the imagination is set free, curiosity is rewarded, and change is possible. Join us, as together we reignite the imagination and reimagine what our lives can really look like.

  • Now – November 6, 2022 – Hay Maze Miami

    Hay Maze Miami, inspired by Halloween corn mazes in the northeast, come prepared to navigate your way through over 6,000 sq ft maze filled with many surprises and photo-worthy moments. Join us for an immersive autumn pop-up with activities for the whole family to enjoy just in time for Halloween, including photo opportunities, seasonal food and drinks, ​​and an exclusive beer garden!

  • November 29 – December 4, 2022 – Miami Art Week / Art Basel

    Art takes over Miami with the world-famous Art Basel Miami Beach, satellite fairs like Art Miami and Design Miami/ and plenty of exhibitions, parties and more. Art Basel celebrates its 20th-anniversary edition in Miami Beach with 283 premier galleries – the largest show in Miami Beach to date – including 26 first-time participants as well as multiple exhibitors returning after a brief hiatus. More than half of this year’s galleries have principal gallery locations in North and South America, joined by new and returning exhibitors from Africa, Asia, and Europe.

  • November 23, 2022 – Epic Talks

    Save the date for the next EPIC TALKS! #1 business networking event in Miami. Epic Talks presents Dating in the 305! Let’s talk about sex, communication, online dating, Relationships!! a one of a kind Epic Talks! Don’t miss out! Use code THEMIAMIGUIDE to enjoy $25 off.

  • November, 2022 – Concerts & Shows at FTX Arena

    From marquee NBA matchups to music’s hottest performers, downtown Miami’s premier venue, FTX Arena (formerly American Airlines Arena), is the place to be for a night of entertainment. No matter the occasion. Get FTX Arena tickets, so you can experience it live. You have quite a few to choose from this month with Eros Ramazzotti, and more.

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  • November, 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.

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  • November, 2022 – Miami Dolphins

    If you’ve attended a Miami Dolphins game before, you know the excitement and energy of the crowd makes for a truly unforgettable experience. With Miami Dolphins tickets from Vivid Seats, you can experience it live.

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  • November, 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 Metallica, Adam Sandler, 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!