Miami Beach Pride is a nine-day celebration that brings together the LGBTQ+ community, allies, and supporters. From April 2 to April 14, 2024, Miami Beach will be buzzing with special events, entertainment, and vibrant energy. Here’s a curated list of places to stay, dine, and celebrate during this exciting Pride season:


Where to Celebrate Miami Pride Week

Lincoln Road’s Euclid Oval: Nestled in the heart of Lincoln Road, this spot offers a prime location for people-watching and soaking in the lively atmosphere.


Join the festivities at Lincoln Road’s Euclid Oval, a beacon of acceptance and a hub for the LGBTQ community. Experience the vibrant PRIDE247 art installation, a colorful reconstruction of the LGBTQ pride flag woven through palm trees. Created by AMLgMATD, this installation celebrates unity and individuality, reminding us of our collective strength. Additionally, colorful textile sleeves at Washington Ave. entry points reflect the pride progressive flag, adding to the celebratory atmosphere.

The Gabriel South Beach: A boutique hotel with chic design, The Gabriel is a stylish choice for Pride visitors. Enjoy their rooftop bar and take in panoramic views of the city.

Miami Beach

Address: 640 Ocean Drive, Miami Beach, FL 33139
Instagram: @thegabrielsouthbeach

Centrally located just steps from Miami Beach Pride, The Gabriel South Beach is a boutique property comprising four buildings designed to blend art deco modernism with tropical allure, creating a lively yet functional space for guests to stay while honoring the LGBTQ+ community. On April 13, The Gabriel and Meet Dalia will host a Lesbian Pride Pool Party with She Life Events from 12 p.m. to 5 p.m. to kick off Miami Beach Pride. As the host hotel for the annual pride event and She Life Events, the Garden Pool will be activated with music and fun drink specials for guests. Hotel guests are guaranteed free admission and outside guests can purchase tickets on Eventbrite priced at $30+. Visitors looking for a place to stay all week long can book a visit at The Gabriel South Beach with 20% off standard room rates.

The Betsy:

A historic gem, The Betsy combines elegance with a welcoming vibe. Their rooftop terrace is perfect for sunset cocktails.


Address: 1440 Ocean Drive, Miami Beach, FL, 33139
Instagram: @thebetsyhotel

Right in the center of the Miami Beach Pride festivities is The Betsy, a 130-room, family-owned and operated, independent luxury oceanfront boutique resort located within the South Beach Art Deco District. The Betsy Hotel is celebrating Miami Beach Pride this year with month-long programming:

  • Saturday, April 6, from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.: B Bar will host Three Martini Afternoon, a special celebration for female and female-identifying fans of poets Sylvia Plath and Ann Sexton.

  • Friday, April 12 from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m: This week’s Overture to Overtown, The Betsy’s weekly jazz series, will celebrate PRIDE with vocalist Envee accompanied by Kevin Maddox on piano, and poetry by Rebecca Butterfly Vaughs throughout the evening. Hosted by Kunya Rowley, Founder and Director of Hued Songs, the event will be held at the Iris Photo Collective.

  • Saturday, April 13 from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m: the Cuban-born vocalist Envee will join The Betsy’s live jazz artist-in-residence with a performance at the hotel’s Piano Bar on

  • Sunday, April 14:
    • The Betsy façade and The Betsy Poetry Rail will be illuminated with rainbow lights at 14 st. and 14 pl. at sundown.

    • Co-presented by the Ocean Drive Promenade Music Series with The Betsy’s Overture to Overtown Jazz Series, guests can close out Miami Beach Pride with an oceanside concert featuring the singer-songwriter Envee at 5 p.m.

  • April 17 – 20: Poet Dr. L. Lamar Wilson will be in residence in The Betsy Writer’s Room. L. Lamar Wilson has received fellowships from, among others, the Cave Canem, Civitella Ranieri, Ragdale, and Hurston-Wright foundations and the Florida Education Fund. He holds an MFA from Virginia Tech and a doctorate in African American and multiethnic-American poetics from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Wilson’s work centers the voices and experiences of Black and Brown folk, particularly femmes, thriving in the rural South despite relentless, centuries-long homegrown terrorism. After nearly 18 years of award-winning editing in several of the nation’s top newsrooms, including The New York Times and The Washington Post, and appointments at Davidson College, the University of Alabama, and Wake Forest University, Wilson teaches creative writing, literature, and film studies at Florida State University.

Where to Play Miami Pride Week

Laser Evening at Frost Science:

For a unique experience, head to the Phillip and Patricia Frost Museum of Science. Their laser light shows are mesmerizing.

Miami Beach

Address: 1101 Biscayne Blvd., Miami, FL 33132

Rock out under the stars at Frost Science during Laser Evening on April 13. Enjoy music from Beyoncé to Queen in the Frost Planetarium’s immersive dome. Indulge in specialty cocktails inspired by the shows for the ultimate night of music, lights, and creativity.

VISU Gallery:

Dive into contemporary art at VISU Gallery. Explore thought-provoking exhibits and celebrate creativity.

Miami Beach

Address: 2160 Park Ave, Miami Beach, FL
Instagram: @visucontemporary

Explore provocative and inclusive exhibitions at VISU Gallery, located near the Miami Beach Convention Center. Featuring works by renowned artists like David LaChapelle and emerging talents, VISU Contemporary contributes to Miami’s thriving art scene. Open Wednesday through Sunday for art enthusiasts to enjoy.

Where to Stay Miami Pride Week

Winter Haven Hotel: This beachfront hotel offers stunning ocean views. Unwind by the pool or hit the nearby beach.

Miami Beach

Address: 1400 Ocean Drive, Miami Beach, FL 33139
Instagram: @winterhavenhotelmiami

Experience luxury and history at Winter Haven Hotel, blending glamorous art deco aesthetics with modern comfort. Stay in one of the recently renovated guest rooms and enjoy classic Italian fare at Il Bolognese while watching the Pride parade from Ocean Drive.

The Balfour Hotel:

A boutique hideaway, The Balfour exudes charm. Enjoy personalized service and a tranquil ambiance.

Miami Beach

Address: 350 Ocean Drive, Miami Beach, FL 33139
Instagram: @thebalfourhotel

Immerse yourself in historic charm at The Balfour Hotel, an art deco gem designed by Anton Skislewicz. With stylish accommodations and an elevated plunge pool, this hotel offers a timeless escape for Pride revelers.

The Gates Hotel South Beach:

Modern and vibrant, The Gates is a great base for exploring the area. Don’t miss their rooftop pool.


Address: 2360 Collins Ave., Miami Beach, FL 33139
Instagram: @gatessouthbeach

Find tranquility at The Gates Hotel South Beach, nestled along the Indian Creek Canal. Enjoy wellness amenities and pristine beach access, just a mile away from Miami Beach Pride festivities. Unwind on the expansive deck or explore nearby cultural destinations for a well-rounded experience.

Cadillac Hotel & Beach Club:

A classic Art Deco gem, the Cadillac Hotel offers beachfront relaxation and a touch of nostalgia.



Address: 3925 Collins Ave., Miami Beach, FL 33140
Instagram: @cadillachotelmiamibeach

Indulge in oceanfront luxury at Cadillac Hotel & Beach Club, where art deco elegance meets modern sophistication. With beachside service, poolside relaxation, and authentic Italian cuisine at Donna Mare, this resort offers a complete Miami Beach experience during Pride week.

Where to Dine Miami Pride Week

LT Steak & Seafood: Savor a delicious meal at LT Steak & Seafood. Their elegant dining room sets the stage for culinary delights.

Miami Beach

Address: 1440 Ocean Drive, Miami Beach, FL 33139
Instagram: @ltsteakandseafood

Savor New American cuisine at LT Steak & Seafood, located in The Betsy Hotel. Enjoy hand-selected USDA prime steaks, freshly caught seafood, and vegetarian options while soaking in the vibrant atmosphere of Ocean Drive. Don’t miss the nightly live jazz performances and latin rhythms.

The Alley:

A trendy speakeasy-style bar, The Alley is perfect for pre-dinner drinks or late-night fun.

Miami Beach

Address: 1433 Collins Avenue, Miami Beach, FL 33139
Instagram: @thealleyatthebetsy

Rediscover Italian flavors at The Alley, Miami’s hidden gem nestled in The Betsy Hotel. Indulge in artisanal pizzas, flavorful salads, and creamy soft-serve ice cream in a warm and welcoming atmosphere. Pair your meal with a selection of beer, wine, or spirits for the perfect dining experience.

Il Bolognese at Winter Haven Hotel:

Italian cuisine with ocean views—Il Bolognese is a delightful choice for a memorable meal.

Miami Beach

Address: 1400 Ocean Drive, Miami Beach, FL 33139
Instagram: @ilbolognesemiami

Experience the best of Italian cuisine at Il Bolognese, offering authentic flavors and classic dishes. Dine al-fresco on Ocean Drive and enjoy prime views of the Miami Beach Pride parade while savoring pasta, pizza, and seafood specialties.

The Deck at Island Gardens:

For waterfront dining, head to The Deck. Enjoy Mediterranean flavors and watch the yachts sail by.

night sunset

Address: 888 MacArthur Cswy, Miami, FL 331329

Those looking for breathtaking city views during Miami Beach Pride can head to The Deck at Island Gardens, Miami’s most treasured waterfront restaurant. Known for its unparalleled waterfront views of Downtown Miami and Biscayne Bay, The Deck at Island Gardens is a Miami staple with its fresh Mediterranean dishes and daily programming, such as a decadent Saturday Lunch, Sunday Brunch Buffet, a weekday Sunset Hour with discounted specials and Thursday Ladies Night. Relax in a private cabana during a chill sunset before continuing the party with live performers on weekend nights.

Café Bastille Miami Beach:

A cozy French bistro, Café Bastille offers a taste of Paris in the heart of Miami Beach.

Miami Beach Miami Beach

Address: 538 Washington Ave., Miami Beach, FL 33139
Instagram: @cafebastillemiami

FAQs Miami Pride Week

Q: How can I attend the Miss Miami Beach Pride Pageant?

A: Join us on April 2, 2024, at Exchange Nightclub. General admission tickets are $25, and preferred seating is $50.

Q: Where can I witness the Pride Flag Raising?

A: Be at Miami Beach City Hall on April 4, 2024, at 6:00pm for this symbolic moment.

Q: What’s happening during the Pride Lights the Night event?

A: On April 4, 2024, at 7:30pm, head to Lincoln Rd for a dazzling display of lights celebrating Pride.

Q: Are there family-friendly activities?

A: Absolutely! Join the Family Picnic at Pride Park on April 7, 2024, at 10:00am.

Q: Can I catch a Pride-themed movie?

A: Yes! Attend the Pride Movie Night at Rooftop Cinema Club on April 7, 2024.

Q: Any events for women?

A: Don’t miss IN THE WYLD Women’s Event at Gaythering on April 6, 2024, at 8:00pm.

Q: What’s the VIP Beach Affair all about?

A: On April 12, 2024, join the VIP experience at Lummus Park for an unforgettable evening.

Q: When’s the Miami Beach Pride Parade?

A: Mark your calendar for April 14, 2024, at Ocean Dr, Miami Beach—the grand parade awaits!

Q: Can I enjoy the festival on both days?

A: Absolutely! The Pride Festival Day 1 and Day 2 take place on April 13 and 14, 2024, at Lummus Park.

Remember to check the official Miami Beach Pride website for more details and updates. Let’s celebrate love, diversity, and pride! 🌈🎉

Join us and indulge in the best that South Beach has to offer.