As November approaches, Miami comes alive with a diverse array of events and experiences that promise to make this month truly memorable. Whether you’re a book enthusiast, a sports lover, a music aficionado, or simply someone eager to celebrate the spirit of gratitude during Thanksgiving, Miami has something to offer for everyone. Discover the sizzling November events that promise to keep the fun in full swing. We’ll explore the intellectually stimulating Miami Book Fair, the thrilling kick-off of Miami Heat games, the harmonious melodies of the Country Bay Music Festival, and the warmth of Thanksgiving, a time for reflection and togetherness.
So, mark your calendars and prepare to immerse yourself in the pulsating energy of Miami’s most scintillating happenings.
Best Miami Events In November 2023:
November 12 – 19: Miami Book Fair 2023
The nation’s largest and oldest Book Fair is gearing up for its 40th-anniversary celebration, and it’s poised to be an event like no other. The Miami Book Fair 2023, spanning from November 12 to 19, promises to be a momentous occasion that pays homage to four decades of celebrating the written word and engaging readers from all walks of life.
November 1: Celebrate World Vegan Day
With a growing number of innovative, vegan-friendly restaurants, there’s no better place to celebrate World Vegan Day than in the Magic City. Whether you’re a dedicated vegan or simply looking to expand your culinary horizons, Miami’s diverse vegan dining scene offers something for everyone. Here are some outstanding venues where you can indulge in delicious, cruelty-free cuisine this World Vegan Day on November 1st.
November 1: Miami Heat Opening Night
The Miami Heat begins its defense of its NBA Eastern Conference championship at home against the Brooklyn Nets. Jimmy Butler, Bam Adebayo and the rest of the Heat came within three games of the title last season, and the quest to bring a fourth Larry O’Brien trophy to South Florida starts at the Kaseya Center in Downtown Miami at 7:30 pm.
November 4: Lyte Sky Lantern Festival
The Miami night sky will light up with thousands of illuminated lanterns as Lyte Sky Lantern Festival makes a stop in Miami. The lanterns are fully biodegradable and made of rice paper and bamboo, and Lyte uses trackers and cleanup teams to make sure the spectacle doesn’t leave a footprint on the environment.
November 4: Taste of SLS
Join us for an exciting lineup of world-renowned chefs, master mixologists, Michelin-starred restaurants and local Miami artists are coming together at SLS Brickell Hotel on Saturday, November 4th for Taste of SLS, an iconic annual celebration of culinary creativity, extraordinary experiences and decadent nightlife powered by SLS Hotels.
November 5: Vintage Auto Show
Classic cars and souped-up speed machines will be on display at the historic Deering Estate in Cutler Bay for the annual Vintage Auto Show. In addition to seeing the parade of collectible cars, guests can also participate in a vintage car scavenger hunt, lawn games, crafts and tours of the surrounding nature preserve.
November 11 – 12: Country Bay Music Festival
The Country Bay Music Festival will not only showcase one of the largest country music events ever to hit Miami, but it will also offer a variety of activities, including “The Saloon Experience,” a 360-degree country-themed bar with a Texas-sized assortment of craft beer, whiskey, bourbon, and tequila. Fans will also be able to enjoy other festival experiences, including sponsor activations, games, culinary indulgences, photo booth opportunities, line dancing, a mechanical bull, and enjoy a ride on a giant Ferris wheel.
November 11: Experience music, wine, beer, and martinis on Miami Beach’s Washington Avenue
Embark on a delightful stroll, making stops at 12 different places, where you can indulge in the delightful flavors of 12 different Wine, Beer, or Martini options. Experience the ultimate tasting adventure on Washington Avenue. Join us for this exceptional event with celebrity guests. Get your tickets now through the Miami Guide and use promo code MIAMIGUIDE for your 50% discount!
November 10: The Golden Girls Kitchen
The Golden Girls Kitchen is thrilled to announce that beginning Friday, November 10th, fans can enjoy the ultimate “The Golden Girls”-themed dining experience in Miami’s popular Wynwood neighborhood (350 NW 24th Street). The fully immersive pop-up restaurant jet sets fans of all ages back to the 1980s, safely transporting them into the world of their favorite golden gals.
November 9-January 7: Santa’s Enchanted Forest
It’s not really Christmas in Miami until you’ve taken a picture in front of the tunnel of lights that leads to Santa’s Enchanted Forest. The local holiday tradition continues in Doral with thrilling midway rides, elaborate Christmas scenes, music, animals and hundreds of thousands of lights. Even though the temperature might not quite feel like winter, a trip to Santa’s puts you squarely in the holiday spirit. Regular hours are 5 p.m. to midnight, though the attraction sometimes stays open later on busy nights and weekends.
November 11: Miami New Times Tacolandia
Miami is home to an abundance of fantastic taco restaurants, and most of them will be on hand offering their best taco creations at the Miami New Times Tacolandia. The event moves into The Hangar at Regatta Harbor in Coconut Grove this year, and a ticket entitles you to unlimited bites from Bartaco, Taquiza, Talkin’ Tacos, Pink Taco and other local taco legends.
November 16: Give Miami Day 2023
While giving to charity is something anyone can do year-round, The Miami Foundation established November 16 as Give Miami Day, encouraging people to peruse its list of local charities and donate to good causes. To date, this annual event has raised over $100 million for upwards of 1,000 organizations that assist Miami-Dade residents in need.
November 19: Miami Dolphins Vs. Las Vegas Raiders
The Miami Dolphins have one of the most high-powered offenses in the NFL, putting up a franchise-record 70 points earlier this year. The Fins are poised to make a run at the Super Bowl, led by quarterback Tua Tagovailoa and speedy receiver Tyreek Hill. They’ll take on the Las Vegas Raiders at Hard Rock Stadium in Miami Gardens at 1 p.m.
November 23: Thanksgiving Dinner & Events
With the holiday season rapidly approaching, it’s time to plan the perfect Thanksgiving celebration. In the vibrant city of Miami, a culinary mecca with a rich tapestry of flavors, there’s no shortage of options for indulging in a memorable Thanksgiving meal. Whether you’re looking for a traditional feast at a restaurant or prefer to enjoy the holiday in the comfort of your home, Miami has it all.
November 24 – December 10: Wynwood Walls’ Miami Art Week
Wynwood Walls Lead Curator and Goldman Global Arts CEO/Co-Founder Jessica Goldman Srebnick, is excited to announce its 2023 Art Week artist lineup and theme – The Power of Purpose – highlighting Wynwood Walls as one of the best venues in the world to see leading street artists.
Now – April 21, 2024: Sharks Exhibit At Frost Science Museum
Dive into the Sharks exhibition at the Frost Museum of Science in Downtown Miami. Explore shark diversity and habitats with life-sized models, 3D displays, and a 360-degree view of a hammerhead shark. The three-level aquarium offers live shark views.
Now – December 31: Teremana Tequila Mana For A Cause
The Miami Guide proudly collaborates with the Teremana Tequila Mana For A Cause Charitable Holiday Campaign in a heartfelt mission to back our dedicated hospitality workers. From now through December 31st, you can make a difference by simply visiting one of the fantastic participating bars and restaurants. Sip on the finest cocktails and savor delectable cuisine at renowned establishments like Joia Beach, Café La Trova, Byblos Miami, Beaker And Grey, Grails Miami, Mickey Burkes, Mikes At Venetia, Baby Jane Cocktail House, Noodle Bar, Rao’s At The Loews South Beach, The New Schnitzel House, and Yardbird. Each visit is a toast to the bartenders and service staff who have made Miami’s hospitality scene unforgettable.
November 16 – 19: Romeo Santos at Hard Rock Live
Get ready to be swept off your feet by the “King of Bachata” himself, Romeo Santos, as he graces the stage at the Hard Rock Live in Hollywood, FL, on November 16. Santos, with his soulful voice and electrifying stage presence, will serenade you with his chart-topping hits and unforgettable melodies. Grab your tickets now for an evening of Latin music that will leave you dancing the night away!
November 26: Ne-Yo and Robin Thicke at Hard Rock Live
Prepare for a soulful extravaganza like no other! Ne-Yo and Robin Thicke are joining forces for a sensational concert at the Hard Rock Live in Hollywood, FL, on November 26. These R&B icons will serenade you with their smooth, velvety voices and a string of hits that have dominated the charts for years. Don’t miss this incredible night of soul and rhythm – secure your tickets now for a performance that will leave you wanting more!
November 10 – 11: Enrique Iglesias, Pitbull, and Ricky Martin
Get ready to set the dance floor on fire as three of Latin music’s biggest stars, Enrique Iglesias, Pitbull, and Ricky Martin, come together for an epic two-night concert extravaganza at the Kaseya Center in Miami, FL, on November 10 and 11. Grab your tickets now and prepare for two nights of non-stop energy, dance, and chart-topping hits that’ll have you singing ‘Bailamos’ all night long!
November 14: Pink
Mark your calendars for a night of pure rock ‘n’ roll energy as the incomparable Pink takes the stage at the Kaseya Center in Miami, FL, on November 14. Known for her powerful vocals, electrifying stage presence, and daring aerial acrobatics, Pink promises a concert experience like no other. Join us for an evening of anthemic hits, emotional ballads, and a spectacle that defies gravity. Get your tickets now, and prepare for a show that will take you to new heights!
November 17: Marc Anthony
Get ready to move and groove to the infectious rhythms of salsa as the legendary Marc Anthony graces the stage at the Kaseya Center in Miami, FL, on November 17. With his velvety voice and undeniable charisma, Marc Anthony promises an evening of passionate music and exhilarating performances. Whether you’re a longtime fan or discovering his music for the first time, this concert is your ticket to an unforgettable Latin music experience. Secure your spot today, and prepare to dance the night away with the king of salsa himself!
November 27 – 29: Travis Scott
Prepare for a mind-bending musical journey as Travis Scott, the visionary hip-hop and rap artist, hits the stage at the Kaseya Center in Miami, FL, on November 27 and 29. Travis Scott’s concerts are more than just music; they’re immersive experiences that defy expectations. Get ready for a sonic adventure as Travis performs his chart-topping hits, backed by cutting-edge visuals and an electrifying atmosphere that will transport you to Astroworld and beyond. Don’t miss the opportunity to be part of the rage. Secure your tickets for these unforgettable nights and be prepared for a wild ride with Travis Scott in Miami!
November 12 Candlelight Open Air: A Tribute to Bad Bunny on Strings
Candlelight concerts bring the magic of a live, multi-sensory musical experience to awe-inspiring locations like never seen before in Miami. Get your tickets now to discover the music of Bad Bunny at The Plaza Turf in Jungle Island under the gentle glow of candlelight.
November, 2023 – Concerts & Shows at the Kaseya Center in Miami
From marquee NBA matchups to music’s hottest performers, downtown Miami’s premier venue, Kaseya Center (formerly American Airlines Arena), is the place to be for a night of entertainment. No matter the occasion. Get Kaseya Center tickets, so you can experience it live. You have quite a few to choose from this month with Enrique Iglesias, Pitbull, Ricky Martin, Travis Scott, and more.
November, 2023 – 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 Romeo Santos and more.
Miami November Sports
Winter is a great time to catch one of our professional sports teams in action! The Miami Dolphins are heading towards the end of football season. Miami Heat basketball is underway, and Florida Panthers hockey seasons. Make sure to add a Miami Game Day to your Miami vacation – it’s an absolute MUST in Miami!
🏀 Miami Heat Basketball
See the Miami Heat play live at the Kaseya Center. 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.
⚽️ Inter Miami CF
Join us for Inter Miami CF matches and see your favorite team play live at DRV PNK Stadium. If you’ve attended a soccer game before, you know the excitement and energy of the crowd makes for a truly unforgettable experience. Secure your Inter Miami tickets and see the professional soccer team ignite the crowd with their stellar play once again.
🏈 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.
🌤️ Miami weather in November
Miami in November is warm and sunny, with an average temperature of 77 degrees Fahrenheit. The humidity is low and the water temperature is also warm, at an average of 77 degrees Fahrenheit. So, pack light, summer clothing, sunscreen, sunglasses, a hat, a swimsuit, flip-flops, and an umbrella or raincoat if you plan on spending time at the beach or in case of rain.
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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!
Miami is packed with exciting events that offer something for everyone. Whether you are a music lover, sports fan, or beach enthusiast, there is an event that is sure to capture your interest and provide a memorable experience.