The Ten Best Things To Do This Weekend in Miami

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Say what you will about the Magic City, there is never a lack of stuff to do on the weekends -- OK, things do tend to slow a bit through the sluggish summer heat. But next time you're whining about how bored you are, just think of those poor mid-Westerners, nothing but the plains to stare at until fall hits and they jump on hay rides or whatever they do out there.

Lucky for us, Miami's just getting warmed up (not literally, thank Christ; the heat is finally starting to break). The next three days are packed with cultural fun and festivals galore, so grab that stale Red Bull, some empanadas, and hit the ground running.

See also: DWNTWN Art Days: Ten Must-See Art Events


  • PARK(ing) Day: Pack a lunch and join one of ten mini pop-up parks.
  • DWNTWN Art Days: Starting tonight, three days of 150 cultural events in Downtown Miami. Hydrate.



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