Miami, a city pulsating with energy and diversity, is gearing up for an exhilarating event that transcends mere racing. The Formula 1 Miami Grand Prix is not just about speed; it’s about indulgence, culture, and style. As the countdown begins, let’s delve into the essential guide to experiencing Miami at its finest during the F1 Miami Race Week.


What to See & Do

Once Upon a Kitchen by GR8 Experience and W South Beach

Experience culinary excellence like never before as GR8 Experience, in partnership with W South Beach, presents the much-anticipated return of Once Upon a Kitchen to Miami in celebration of Formula 1. Delight in a multi-sensory journey crafted by world-renowned chefs Massimo Bottura and Virgilio Martínez, as they unite to redefine the boundaries of gastronomy. Held in the immersive ballroom of W South Beach, this exclusive event offers a rare opportunity to engage with culinary legends, savoring each dish while exploring the philosophies and inspirations driving their craft. With only 120 seats available, secure your place for this unforgettable evening on May 4, 2024, and indulge in a once-in-a-lifetime culinary experience.

American Express Presents Carbone Beach

Prepare for a gastronomic and entertainment extravaganza like no other at American Express Presents Carbone Beach. Hosted by Major Food Group, this star-studded “Supper Club on The Sand” promises an unforgettable experience curated by none other than Mario Carbone himself. From tantalizing cuisine to surprise performances, Carbone Beach is where Miami’s elite converge for an unforgettable soirée. Secure your tickets at


Play Padel at Reserve Miami Design District

For a taste of luxury athleticism, Reserve Miami Design District opens its doors to the public during F1 week. Reserve Miami Design District, the epitome of luxury padel experiences in the heart of Miami’s cultural epicenter. Founded by Wayne Boich, the creator of America’s leading padel lifestyle brand, Reserve, this new sports club just opened its doors this week; heralding a new era of refined athleticism, wellness, and style, as the premier members-only padel club in this esteemed locale. Don’t miss the chance to reserve your court and indulge in refined sportsmanship during this special week. **Exclusive Members-Only Club Opens to Public for F1 Week: April 29-May 5**

In celebration of F1 Miami’s return and the thriving sports culture in Miami, Reserve Miami Design District is opening its courts for public booking throughout F1 week (April 29-May 5). Non-members can reserve a court by emailing Court fees still apply.


Explore Art at Ross+Kramer Miami Gallery

Ross+Kramer Miami Gallery Erik Parker Exhibit Unveils May 1st

Discover the epitome of artistic excellence at this pioneering blue-chip art gallery making waves in Miami Beach, after its debut during Art Basel last year with Daniel Arsham. Dedicated to igniting the city’s artistic growth, Ross+Kramer introduces fresh immersive exhibitions every 6-8 weeks, guaranteeing an unparalleled experience during its first F1 debut, with German-born American artist, Erik Parker. Parker is renowned for his meticulously crafted and vibrant paintings, which juxtapose chaos and order, drawing inspiration from a plethora of American subcultures including psychedelia, underground comics, and hip hop, while reimagining traditional genres like portraiture and still-life. His new exhibit titled Full Coverage will be on display starting May 2nd.


Where to Eat & Drink

Indulge at Jaya at The Setai

Jaya at The Setai⏤ Nestled within the luxurious courtyard of The Setai Hotel, Jaya is an upscale Asian dining experience, led by Chef Vijayudu Veena. Jaya pays homage to diverse Asian cuisines, offering traditional dishes from the tandoor oven, wok curries, and Peking Duck, accompanied by nightly live entertainment. Jaya’s signature weekend brunches include the Saturday Rosé Brunch with live DJ entertainment and a bespoke brunch selection, and Sunday Jazz Brunch ft. live jazz performances and endless Champagne & Bloody Marys.

Ocean Grill at The Setai Hotel

Ocean Grill⏤ Where warm Atlantic breezes meet the Italian Riviera, Ocean Grill at The Setai Hotel offers an unparalleled dining experience set against a backdrop of breathtaking beachfront vistas. With its inviting tropical ambiance and a menu brimming with expertly prepared Mediterranean delights, Ocean Grill is the quintessential destination to luxuriate, soak in the picturesque surroundings, and savor every moment in the paradisiacal embrace of Miami Beach.

Giselle Miami

Giselle Miami⏤ Boasting mystique and an undeniable sense of allure, this rooftop restaurant resides atop E11EVEN Miami, offering a stylish culinary retreat amidst breathtaking views of downtown Miami alongside a carefully crafted menu fusing Asian, Mediterranean, and French-inspired flavors.

Queen Miami Beach

Queen Miami Beach⏤ Experience the extraordinary transformation of the historic Paris Theater in South Beach as it welcomes Queen, a lavish two-story dining haven that breathes new life into the iconic Art Deco landmark. With its 21st-century Japanese-inspired grill, Queen honors the theater’s storied past while infusing it with fresh vigor and an ingredient-focused culinary journey led by Chef Mitchell Hesse.

Drink at The Bar at The Setai

The Bar at The Setai⏤ This stunning mother-of-pearl bar at The Setai features creative Asian-inspired cocktails and a chick ambiance that blends modernity and natural elements, making it the perfect spot for savoring expertly crafted libations or fine Japanese whiskey.

Sweet Liberty Drinks & Supply Co.

Sweet Liberty Drinks & Supply Co.⏤ Award-winning for its mixology, and famous for its innovative cocktails, lively atmosphere, and warm hospitality, this beloved bar is a top choice for locals and visitors seeking a vibrant cocktail-driven nightlife spot.

Bay Club

Bay Club⏤ Adjacent to Lucali, Bay Club offers a clandestine and dimly lit space with a full cocktail menu, rotating offerings from Lucali’s menu, and even bar-size pizzas. It’s quickly becoming a favorite spot for locals looking for a relaxed yet lively atmosphere to enjoy drinks in South Beach.

Night Swin Rooftop

Night Swim Rooftop by Freehold Hospitality⏤ Situated atop citizenM Miami Worldcenter Hotel, across from the Kaseya Center, Night Swim Rooftop offers panoramic views of Downtown Miami, specialty craft cocktails, and a daily happy hour that runs from 4pm-7pm and Sundays, 12pm-close.


Where to Party

E11EVEN Miami

E11EVEN Miami Get set, F1 fans! E11EVEN Miami, the 24-hour ultraclub, is revving up for another epic race weekend. Featuring top music acts like 50 Cent, Afrojack, Cedric Gervais, and soon-to-be-announced A-Listers. To kick off the week E11EVEN will be hosting an E11EVEN X PLAYBOY Limited Edition Capsule Collection Release Party featuring performances by Cedric Gervais and Amémé. This week will be a star-studded lineup you won’t want to miss. To further raise the bar of unparalleled entertainment offerings, the ultraclub has unveiled the  “Winners Circle” package available for $111,000. On May 1, 2024, E11EVEN Miami is set to ignite Miami Race Week with an epic collaboration: the E11EVEN x PLAYBOY Limited Edition Capsule Collection Release Party. The collection features co-branded Trucker-Hats, Dad-Hats, Hoodies, and Crewneck Tees, all of which will be available exclusively at the ultraclub from May 1 – May 5.  A fusion of two legendary brands, promising an unforgettable blend of style, music, and glamour, guests can expect over-the-top theatrics and incredible music by producer/DJ Cedric Gervais and Amémé, as well as a taste of the Playboy lifestyle with appearances by legacy Playmates and Bunnies. Prepare to experience the iconic lifestyle collaboration. For more information on how to become a member of The Playboy Club and secure your complimentary ticket to the event, please visit


Where to Stay

The Setai Miami Beach Hotel

Experience unparalleled luxury at The Setai Miami Beach Hotel, where Asian hospitality meets world-class service. With its oceanfront location and elevated dining experiences, The Setai offers the perfect retreat for indulging in the ultimate Miami experience. The Setai Miami Beach Hotel Celebrated as a premier symbol of global hospitality excellence, this 5-star oceanfront retreat combines the inviting essence of Asian hospitality with unparalleled personalized service, elevated dining experiences, and a rarefied level of comfort and luxury.


As Miami gears up for the F1 extravaganza, immerse yourself in the city’s vibrant culture, culinary delights, and unparalleled entertainment. Whether you’re indulging in gourmet cuisine, exploring artistic masterpieces, or partying the night away, Miami promises an unforgettable experience that combines luxury, style, and adrenaline-fueled excitement.