With the highly anticipated Art Week taking over Miami soon, art enthusiasts from near and far travel to our city to experience art installations, popups and activations all over town. While art and culture never go out of style, some may be looking for other ways to enjoy their time in the city.
If you’re in search of places to keep the night going after visiting any and every Art Week celebration, you’re in luck because we have rounded up some of the best spots to get your party on all week long, all around Miami.
Marion – Thursday, Dec 1 – Sunday, Dec 4
For guests looking for a one of a kind dining experience during Miami’s most anticipated week of the year, join Marion, starting December 1st, for live installations from Miami-based artrepreneur, digital creator, art director, agent, curator, dot connector, and painter, Marcel Katz (A.K.A. The Art Plug), and fine art and lifestyle artists, Franck Bill, who will be creating works of art LIVE while guests indulge in a decadent Asian-influenced culinary journey. Expect the energy to build as the lights dim, the music turns up and the party scene takes hold. Marion | 1111 SW First Ave, Miami, FL, 33130. For reservations call (786) 717-7512 or visit marionmiami.com.
El Tucán – Thursday, Dec 1 – Sunday, Dec 4
Beginning, Thursday, December 1st, El Tucán will transform the venue into an immersive art entertainment haven, featuring live installations by fine art and lifestyle artists who will create works of art LIVE while guests indulge and enjoy a one of kind Electric Jungle fine-dining experience. Dazzling with high-end glamour and retro sophistication of a classic cabaret, guests can look forward to a truly unique dining experience where food, entertainment and service all surpass the five-star standard.
El Tucán | 1111 SW 1st Ave, Miami, FL, 33130. For reservations call (305) 535-0065 or visit eltucanmiami.com.
Arthur Baker & Friends Featuring Lisa Leone
Legendary music producer Arthur Baker joins photographer Lisa Leone for an intimate showcase of never-before-seen photographs from Leone’s extensive career, including photos of iconic hip-hop and R&B artists like Snoop Dogg, Grand Master Flash, Eazy E, Nas, Mary J. Blige and many others. Arthur will DJ with famous musicians, DJs and multidisciplinary artists, including many with whom he’s collaborated over the years, digging through his personal vinyl collection spanning disco, jazz, acid jazz, funk and more, and bringing music, unique and unexpected mash-ups, and artists experimenting together under one roof.
Private Lisa Leone photography viewing – 7pm-9pm; event open to the public via RSVP- 9pm-1am .
Art Week Sunset Closing Party with Artist Lola Blu
Join us at the SLS Brickell’s Altitude Pool & Bar for our official Art Week Sunset Closing Party and grand reveal of our iconic Philippe Starck duck sculpture painted by Miami artist Lola Blue. Lola is known globally for fusing the world of music and art, or The Bluniverse, having created artwork for multiple stages including Coachella, VH1 and the Grammys, and her work has been collected by Usher, Missy Elliot, Snoop Dog, Questlove and more. DJ music provided by none other than the legendary producer and DJ Arthur Baker.
Sponsored by premium tequila brand Casa Dragones.
- Music Programming:
- Opening DJ – DJ Cardi
- Headlining DJ – Arthur Baker
- Ticket Pricing:
- General Admission, $25; VIP Tickets w/ Open Bar Package and VIP access to Lola Blue Gallery Viewing: $85 – Premium Bar
RSVP at TheLounge@SLSBrickell.com
MAGIC MIKE LIVE: The Tour
Bringing the heat to Miami, MAGIC MIKE LIVE, a first-class entertainment experience based on the hit films Magic Mike and Magic Mike XXL, opened in the Magic City as part of its North American tour. Serving as “the cure to the common male revue” (Las Vegas Sun), the steamy production features the hottest and most talented men in the country performing in front of, behind, above, and all around the audience. Conceived by Channing Tatum and co-directed by Tatum and film franchise choreographer Alison Faulk with choreography by Faulk, Teresa Espinosa and Luke Broadlick, the show features sexy and daring themed dance and strip routines punctuated by one-of-a-kind acts from a diverse cast of performers. MAGIC MIKE LIVE is a 360-degree dance and acrobatic spectacular guaranteed to bring on the heat and leave its guests feeling inspired and ready to ignite the magic inside themselves. Guests are invited to come early and stay late to enjoy a delectable meal from their full-service restaurant, Wildfire by Meat N’ Bone. MAGIC MIKE LIVE: The Tour performs in a custom venue at the Miami Marine Stadium site located at 3501 Rickenbacker Causeway, Miami, FL 33149. Shows take place at 7 p.m. and 9:30 p.m. every Wednesday through Sunday. For tickets, visit www.mmltour.com. Address: 3501 Rickenbacker Causeway, Miami, FL 33149
In Wynwood / Midtown / Design District
elrow ‘Delusionville’ Art Basel
The world’s most infamous immersive event brand, elrow, is excited to unveil the lineup to their most epic theme yet, Delusionville – a 12 hour trip into the collaborative minds of legendary street artist and “art phenom”, Ron English, the Arnau family, Link Miami Rebels (CLUB SPACE, SPACE PARK). Held in Miami’s sprawling new Factory Town venue, Delusionville will be making its first and only showing in the USA during the esteemed Art Basel week in Miami on December 1. Dubbed as an XXL-sized edition, Delusionville will put on display some of the most in demand DJs from underground house and techno into an immersive, technicolor explosion of surrealism, pop-art mashups and mind-twisting production.
Negroni Bistro & Sushi Bar
Enjoy international comfort food, cocktails and more at Negroni Bistro & Sushi Bar. The Midtown destination is a local hotspot for Nikkei-inspired sushi, Latin bites and lively vibes perfect for celebrating Art Week. Experience a family-friendly daytime meal before joining a sensual nighttime occasion, with red-lit walls and two exclusive cocktail bars spanning the dining room to the patio. But not everything revolves around the night—weekend brunch presents spritzy drinks, croissants and egg favorites for a sunny sensation not found anywhere else in Miami. Address: 3201 Buena Vista Blvd, Miami, FL 33127
From the same talented team that operates Negroni, Italica Midtown is the area’s very first artisan pizza and spritz bar, serving up decadent drinks and creative foodie combinations daily until midnight. Chat amongst friends over weekend brunch or laugh through a late dinner, enjoying Italica’s colorful twist on Italian cuisine and mosaic-tiled bar. Party lovers can indulge in Italica’s daily happy hour, Golden Hour, which includes an array of complimentary passed bites and select shots from 6-7 p.m. Weekend brunch presents expansive brunch offerings including two-for-one Aperol Spritz and Tutto il Giorno cocktails along with $25 bottomless Gambino Prosecco and a rotating schedule of live entertainment. Address: 3201 NE First Avenue, Miami, FL 33137
Those searching for a refined dining experience more akin to a soiree than an overwhelming party will find it at COCO Miami. Opening this winter, COCO is the Design District’s hottest new spot serving chic and classy cuisine the European way. The restaurant displays a sophisticated take on French cuisine by utilizing locally-sourced ingredients and showcasing Miami’s affinity for art deco. With constantly changing entertainment, COCO’s unique sound system enables guests to enjoy the restaurant’s entertainment at their preferred volume with controls at designated seating areas, making sure each evening is fun-filled but controlled. Address: 4029 North Miami Ave, Miami, FL 33127
Bâoli – Wednesday, Nov 30
To celebrate Miami Art Week, Bâoli will be hosting their signature “My Boyfriend is Out of Town” Party on Wednesday, November 30th, with a live installation from Miami-based artrepreneur, digital creator, art director, agent, curator, dot connector, and painter Marcel Katz (A.K.A. The Art Plug). The venue’s infamous Wednesday night party, that’s made a name for itself as South Beach’s most coveted ladies’ night, invites guests to immerse themselves in Bâoli’s elevated nightlife experience and top-notch cuisine during a very special Art Week inspired celebratory evening. Bâoli | 1906 Collins Ave, Miami Beach, FL 33139. For reservations call (305) 674-8822 or visit baolimiami.com.
Sagamore South Beach, Miami Beach’s historic art deco hotel known for its year-round art programming and museum-quality exhibitions, is once again celebrating Miami Art Week with a series of interactive activations and events. The highlight of the five-day celebration will undoubtedly be the 21st edition of the iconic Sagamore Brunch on Saturday, December 3, which will welcome the elite of the international art world, including collectors, dealers and artists. As one of the most sought-after invites of Miami Art Week, this exclusive event consistently delivers the gold standard of the Miami art experience with numerous art activations, live art, fashion shows, NFT displays, special musical performances, gourmet catering, passed cocktails, mixology stations, and so much more. The celebration also includes daily outdoor pool and dance parties with world-class DJs, playing from 1-11 pm. Address: 1671 Collins Ave, Miami Beach, FL 33139
Villa Azur Miami Beach
Fall into France at Villa Azur, Miami Beach’s favorite Mediterranean supper club only steps away from the Art Week festivities. Delight in champagne amongst champagne-colored cushions, whether it’d be inside Villa’s elegant dining room to the enchanted courtyard under the stars. Villa Azur presents a signature Thursday Night Dinner Party where Art Week guests can dine, dance and drink all night long, complete with a live DJ and saxophone tunes. Catch glamorous performers and sparkling bottle service until 3 a.m. Address: 309 23rd St, Miami Beach, FL 33139
Step into the Peruvian rainforest at Chotto Matte, the global restaurant chain known for all things Nikkei cuisine. Splashed with colorful graffiti and floral greenery, this vibrant dining destination offers a la carte shareables for both meat lovers and plant-based palettes alike, complete with an extensive drink collection spanning from Lima to Tokyo. Party the night away until midnight within Chotto Matte’s decorated dining room where art lovers will find themselves entranced by stunning decor like lava stone to artfully presented sushi dishes. More of a morning person? Don’t miss out on Jungle Brunch, the entertainment-filled Sunday brunch with exclusive dishes, live drummers and more. Address: 1666 Lenox Ave. #1664, Miami Beach, FL 33139
The Deck at Island Gardens
Catch gorgeous sunset views at The Deck at Island Gardens, Miami’s most exquisite waterfront restaurant and lounge. Wine and dine amongst mega-yachts with high-energy nightly entertainment, sunset specials every weekday from 7-8 p.m. and live music during the restaurant’s delicious weekend brunch. Art Week guests can relax in a booked cabana or dance under the stars, delighting in The Deck’s thoughtfully prepared menu spanning from seafood towers to photo-worthy salad tossed in a cheese wheel. Address: 888 MacArthur Causeway, Miami, FL 33132
Bootsy Bellows pop-up
December 1st Hours: 9 PM – 1 AM – South Beach
In celebration of Art Basel week, The iconic Bootsy Bellows pop-up will return to the sands of Miami Beach for an exclusive evening in partnership with VaynerX that transport guests to the future for an unforgettable experience at the SCOPE venue on Ocean Drive. The evening will be headlined by Kaytranada with an additional set by Kitty Ca$h with additional live entertainment from some of the most reputable names in music. Bootsy Bellows, VaynerX, SCOPE, Kaytranada and Kitty Ca$h produced by Uncommon Entertainment and The h.wood Group, presented by Johnny Walker with additional support from St. Jude Children’s Hospital, AXE, One37PM, Coinbase, and PepsiCo (Invite only)
Ocean Drive Art Of The Party at The Fontainebleau Sponsored by Wildlilly (Invite only)
December 1st Hours: 8-11 PM – Fontainebleau Miami Beach
Ocean Drive will host Art of the Party launching the December Art Issue featuring Evan Mock + an art installation by Grif and music by DJ Crespo at The Fontainebleau Miami Beach. The poolside event will be sponsored by Wildlilly Wine, a new pinot noir and chardonnay blend that playfully twists sweet flavors like strawberries, wild cherry and vanilla bean. The simplistic and sculptural “Instagram-worthy” design of the glass bottle befits the artful blend and allows for consumers to enjoy its day-bright garnet hues.
Black Coffee at LIV: Basel Edition
December 1st Hours: 11:30 PM – 5 AM
In celebration of Art Basel week, join Black Coffee and special guest, Alec Monopoly, at LIV as they energize Miami Beach! Guests are invited to dance the night away to the South African DJs greatest hits such as “Drive,” “Turn Me On,” “Ready For You,” and more. Address: 4441 Collins Ave, Miami Beach, FL 33140
HYDE BEACH AT SLS SOUTH BEACH
1701 Collins Ave., Miami Beach, 33139
Tuesday, November 29 & Wednesday, November 30 | 11am – 5pm
House of MuaMua Pop-Up Shop and Showcase at SLS South Beach
Envisioned by designer Ludovica Virga and her ironic view of the world of fashion, House of MuaMua has become a brand sold in the most famous concept stores around the world since 2016. House of MuaMua comes to SLS South Beach for a two-day pop-up experience showcasing all new Art Week-inspired designs and much more.
Public Event – NO RSVP required
Wednesday, November 30 | 6pm – 10pm
An immersive and experiential arts, music, and culture gathering featuring live artists, NFT and digital art displays, and much more. Featured artists include: MUSKETON, JENNI PASANEN , J.O. JERUSALEM, FRENETIK VOID, VAKSEEN, JACK STORMS and ZEVI G
Invite Only – For Table Inquiries please email Hyde.SouthBeach@sbe.com
Wednesday, November 30 | 10pm – 2am
Hyde After Dark with Eli Brown and Hi-Lo
Kick off Art Week with some of the biggest names in electronic music: Eli Brown and Hi-Lo, taking over the decks at Hyde Beach at SLS South Beach for Hyde After Dark
Public event, for tickets visit HERE
Saturday, December 3 | 11am – Sundown
Swim Club – Art Week Edition – with Special Guest Alec Monopoly
Join the party at Hyde Beach from midday to late, featuring a live art installation by street artist Alec Monopoly, hosted by Breezy Golf and presented in collaboration with Opia Mykonos.
Open to public; for tickets visit HERE
Saturday, December 3 | 9pm – Late
MAXIM Magazine Cover Release Party
MAXIM invites you to their annual art week party and official November/December issue release featuring AVA MAX alongside a special live art collaboration and surprise guest performance. This star-studded poolside event is one of Art Week’s biggest parties.
Ticketed event open to the public; for table reservations visit HERE.
Sunday, December 4 | 11am – Sundown
Mister Wolf Meets SLS Sundays – Art Week Edition
South Beach’s definitive Sunday Pool series featuring special guest art installations and hosted by Toronto hotspot, Mister Wolf.
For Reservations: Hyde.SouthBeach@ennismore.com or 1-305-455-2990.
E11even Miami is a one-of-a-kind Ultraclub with a rooftop lounge and restaurant. Miami’s only 24/7 Ultraclub in the heart of downtown, featuring aerial performers and state-of-the-art lighting and sound. This high energy social playground plays host to an ever-growing roster of the entertainment industry’s biggest names.
LIV has redefined nightlife on Miami Beach. Nestled inside the lobby of the historic Fontainebleau hotel. With over 18,000 square feet of striking architectural design and lavish decor, LIV sets the stage for the ultimate nightlife experience.
A pillar of downtown Miami’s nightlife scene, Space Miami has a huge dance space and a spectacular light show that keeps many of its guests perpetually mesmerized. An open-air patio at the rear of the club is the perfect place to catch a little fresh air, escape from the music. Club Space is more than 15 years old, and Miami is lucky to have it.
Mr Jones Miami
Mr. Jones nightclub is a classy and luxurious venue located in Miami Beach. The high end interior and the exclusive atmosphere attracts the most VIP crowd that has a good taste for night life. Big name DJs regularly grace the venue along with the talented local selection. Known for its homage to house and hip-hop music, Mr. Jones is the newest “it” spot to see and be seen in Miami Beach.
Kiki on The River
Embracing the hospitality and spirit of the Greek islands, Kiki on The River is heralded for it meticulously-scuffed elegance that only a windswept waterfront garden can provide.
Owned and operated by the same people who bring you LIV, this Collins Avenue megaclub is the bottle-service alternative. It features a much larger dance floor than LIV, but it has the same dedication to style and exclusivity with an extravagant circus-style setting where nothing’s shocking.