In October 2023, Miami will host several must-see events that are worth adding to your itinerary. With a mix of cultural, sports, and entertainment events, there is something for everyone in Miami this October 2023. Here are some must-see events with dates that you should check out:

Not So Scary Halloween Bash | October 8, 2023

For its 13th edition, this family-friendly Halloween extravaganza will feature lots of fun activities like trick or treating through the museum’s 17 galleries, mini pumpkin decorating, spooky arts and crafts, lunch, character meet & greets, and much much more!

South Beach Seafood Festival | October 17-21, 2023

Foodies should not miss the South Beach Seafood Festival, which celebrates Miami’s culinary scene. Also, the festival features some of the best seafood restaurants in the city, along with live music, cooking demonstrations, and a beach party. In addition, the festival provides an opportunity for seafood lovers to indulge in a variety of dishes, including shrimp, oysters, lobster, and more.

NASCAR Ford Championship Weekend  | October 21-22, 2023

The Speedway’s race weekend will once again feature a full slate of exhilarating racing and exciting entertainment as two of NASCAR’s national series come to South Florida.

Miami Heat Home Opener | October 25, 2023

Basketball fans can catch the Miami Heat’s first home game of the season at the American Airlines Arena. The team will be playing against a yet-to-be-announced opponent. Moreover, the Miami Heat is one of the most exciting teams in the NBA, with a roster that includes some of the league’s top players.

III Points Music Festival | October 27-29, 2023

Music lovers should check out the III Points Music Festival, which takes place at Mana Wynwood. Additionally, the festival features a diverse lineup of electronic, hip-hop, and indie artists. In addition, past performers have included LCD Soundsystem, Bonobo, and Gorillaz.

Miami Dragon Boat Festival | October 28, 2023

The 3rd annual Miami Dragon Boat Festival returns to Haulover Park for an exciting day of racing and all-ages fun. Witness local rowing groups take a stab at dragon boating, alongside some of the best teams in Florida. Spectators can take in the action and follow the excitement of racing while learning about the sport of dragon boats.

Don’t miss out on these must-see events in October 2023, as they are sure to be a highlight of your trip to Miami.