As the cultural, economic and financial center of South Florida, Miami and the surrounding areas offer multiple enticements for residents and tourists alike. Below is a list of popular destinations located in and around the Miami / Fort Lauderdale areas, where many individuals from around the world come to visit and enjoy.
 
 
Miami is an exciting destination from basketball to show-jumping, and everything in between.
 

Events & Attractions

 
Discover below.
 
 
 
Located in Wellington, the Palm Beach International Equestrian Center (PBIEC) is considered the most recognizable equestrian sporting venue in the United States. The showground features the Winter Equestrian Festival, one of largest and longest-running equestrian competitions in the world, running for 12 weeks between January and April. Each of the 12 weeks is considered its own horse show, with separate competitions, as well as competitions that run throughout the festival.
 
The International Polo Club Palm Beach is the premier polo destination in the world, hosting the largest field of high-goal teams and the most prestigious polo tournaments in the United States. 
 
The Miami International Boat Show is an annual event in February, produced by the National Marine Manufacturers Association in Miami, Florida, United States.
 
The Miami Open tennis tournament held at Hard Rock Stadium in Miami Gardens, Florida is part of the men's ATP Tour Masters 1000 circuit, and is a Premier Mandatory event on the women's WTA Tour where world class players compete before fans attending from around the world.
 
Fort Lauderdale will host the 61st annual Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show on October 28 - Nov 1, 2020. The Boat Show features yacht builders and designers, as well as exotic cars and brokerage yacht.

 

Recommended

Golf Courses


The Biltmore Golf Course is an 18-hole, 71-par championship course, located in Coral Gables Biltmore Hotel.
 
Crandon Golf at Key Biscayne is a championship 18-hole golf course located on the island of Key Biscayne, just 10 minutes from downtown Miami.
 
One of five 18-hole courses at the National Doral Golf Club Resort.
 
Jacaranda Golf Club provides two top  golf courses that South Florida has to offer. Their East and West championship courses have earned a Four-Star rating in Golf Digest and are host to many PGA, USGA, and FSGA Championship Events.
 
Pembroke Lakes Golf and Racquet Club is one of South Florida’s finest golf and racquet facilities.
 
Normandy Shores Golf Club located at the northern end of Miami Beach on a secluded island in Biscayne Bay is enjoyable for both the novice and pro.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Dining experience in Miami

Restaurants 

Experience some of our favorite restaurants in Miami—a mix of fine-dining, coastal cuisine and hand crafted cocktails.
 
 
Located in Mary Brickell Village, Toscana Divino has consistently been named one of Miami’s top Italian restaurants featuring executive Chef Andrea Marchesin .
 
LPM Miami at 1300 Brickell Bay Dr is located in the heart of the financial and business district.
 
Located in the Mandarin Oriental hotel on Brickell Key, La Mar by chef Gastón Acurio offers authentic and diverse flavors of Peruvian gastronomy.
 
Brickell Fleming's is located at Brickell World Plaza just one block away from Brickell City Centre.
 
Located in the heart of downtown, brings chef Rainer Becker’s internationally acclaimed style of modern Japanese izakaya dining to its first US location.
 
Open Italian kitchen located within Saks Fifth Avenue in the heart of Miami’s Brickell City Centre.
 
Located in Miami’s East Hotel, Quinto La Huella is an urban reinvention of Uruguay’s restaurant Parador La Huella.
 
Argentinean steakhouse and seafood spot with indoor and outdoor seating offers a nice ambience for lunch or dinner.
The Ritz-Carlton, Key Biscayne is home to many food and drink destinations.
Lightkeepers is their signature oceanfront restaurant offering coastal cuisine and Florida-sourced ingredients. Other oceanfront options include Cantina Beach and Dune Burgers.
 
One of Miami’s most iconic restaurants known for its elegant waterfront setting and floor-to-ceiling windows with views of Biscayne Bay and Downtown Miami.
 
A classic Key Biscayne family pizzeria since 1969.
 
Located in a beautiful cove in the Bill Baggs Cape Florida State Park offers casual dining with beautiful sunsets.
Located in the heart of Miami’s Design District, Mandolin offers Mediterranean cuisine on a beautiful outdoor patio.
 
Swan is an indoor/outdoor dining destination known for its modern cuisine and hand crafted cocktails from hospitality mavens David Grutman & Pharrell Williams.
Joe’s Stone Crab is a seafood restaurant in South Beach that’s over 100-years-old and known for its famous stone crab claws.
 
New restaurant located at the popular intersection of Lincoln Road and Meridian Avenue, featuring a fusion of Mediterranean and Asian cuisines.
Classic American cuisine, warm modern spaces featuring striking artwork, and extraordinary service.
 
Located inside the classic Hotel St. Michel, Zucca Ristorante and Bar is one of Miami’s most acclaimed new restaurants.
Features simple and quality dishes based on ancient Italian seafood recipes, including an award-winning wine program.
 
Inspired cuisine from around Italy, Bellini's menus are all crafted personal favorites. In keeping with the vision of Mr. C Hotels, the atmosphere is approachable and inviting.
Italian restaurant just minutes from the beach and downtown Fort Lauderdale attractions.
 
High-energy Italian eatery located on the famed Las Olas Boulevard in Fort Lauderdale.
 
Opened in 1990 by Tony Cupelli, Caffé Europa brings the heart of Calabria, Italy to the heart of Las Olas Boulevard in Fort Lauderdale.
Japanese cuisine featuring one of Miami’s most accomplished chefs, Makoto Okuwa.
 
Authentic Italian restaurant located at the center of Bal Harbour Shops since 1994.