Miami is a bustling, vibrant city that is packed with exciting events and activities year-round. This weekend in particular, there are tons of great things to do. Whether you’re looking for an exciting way to celebrate Mother’s Day, plan to visit some of the city’s best sports watch parties, or just want to get out and have some summertime fun, Miami has you covered.
Here are our top 5 picks for things to do in Miami this weekend:
1. Miami Racing Week Riverside Experience Kickoff at The Wharf (Practice Watch Party)
This Friday, May 6th, enjoy the kickoff of the epic F1 2022 Miami Grand Prix race at The Wharf Miami’s Miami Racing Week Riverside Experience Kickoff!
Enjoy watching the F1 practice race from the riverside bar’s giant screens while enjoying delicious drink specials, live music by DJ RUCKUS, and more! In addition to all the racing action, get ready for live activations and major photo moments featuring a 1/1 supercar on display and a MEGA helmet activation. Take advantage of the Wharf’s “Riverside Happy Hour,” featuring $1 Wharf Lager and $3 wine by the glass from 4 to 7 p.m.
Additionally, $100 bottles of Mumm Rosé will be available all day. The venue is strictly 21+ from open to close this weekend, Friday through Sunday.
2. Racing Fan Fest at Wynwood Marketplace
For the best in F1 racing, family activities and entertainment, food and drinks and live music, come to Wynwood this weekend for Racing Fan Fest. Sponsored by Red Bull, the 4-day event taking place Thursday, May 5th through Sunday, May 8th that will feature the Premiere of the “Red Bull Fan Zone,” a performance by Alesso on May 8th, an unforgettable nightclub takeover with Nebula, a game changing partnership with E11EVEN Vodka, cutting-edge VR racing simulators presented by AT&T, a kid zone, and much more.
Check out the Racing Fan Fest website for details on activations and to purchase your Alesso tickets!
3. Horsepower Weekend at the Carousel Club
From Friday, May 6th through Sunday May 8th, join us at Carousel Club at Gulfstream Park to catch the best in all things racing. On Friday, May 6th from 12 p.m. to 3 a.m., catch Practice 1 & 2 for a watch party you won’t want to miss, and take part in the Magic Hour #HappyHour from 4 – 7 p.m. for 5 for $15 on select beers. On Saturday, May 7th from 12 p.m. to 3 a.m., watch Practice 3 (1 – 2 p.m.) and Qualifying (4 – 5 p.m.), followed by the anticipated Kentucky Derby at 6:30 p.m. To truly get into the racing spirit, enjoy half-priced Mint Julep pitchers from 12 – 4 p.m.
Last, on Sunday, May 8th from 12 p.m. to 1 a.m., watch the Big Race while taking advantage of the Sunday Funday special, $35 bottles of Chandon Garden Spritz from 12 – 4 p.m. Check out the Carousel Club’s website to RSVP or request a VIP table.
4. Beat Culture Watch Party
For a chill watch party complete with the best craft beer the city has to offer, head on over to Beat Culture on Sunday, May 8 to check out the F1 races. Beat Culture is a locally-owned and sourced, small batch craft brewery that seeks to redefine a one-of-a-kind experience by focusing on “all things fermentable” and creative seasonal food all in a comfortable environment.
Come along and bring your friends to watch the races, all whilst enjoying the best in traditional beer styles ranging from hoppy, fruity, barrel-aged creations, and even honey wine.
5. CH'I Mother's Day
If mom is a foodie like us, then she’s going to love spending Mother’s Day dining at CH’I this Sunday, May 8th. Join us from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. for Mother’s Day brunch, featuring a delectable prix fixe menu for $99 per guest. Up the relaxation and the bubbly with bottomless brunch, starting at $35 per person.
Head to chibrickell.com for reservations!