Miami events this weekend: April 13-15

Mercedes Hipolito, Creativity Director

Beautiful beaches, shining sun and cool breezes are minor features of Miami’s core. Need fun activities to do with your friends and family? This is a weekend guide of some places to go and things to do.

Friday, April 13,2018

Art Attack

Go enjoy the arts and exhibits at the Patricia & Phillip Frost Art Museum. The museum is free to attend, take a trip and enjoy a tour of the arts.

For my soccer fans, see Perez Art Museum Miami’s new exhibit: Futbol and Contemporary Art which showcases futbol-inspired art from over 30 artists from video and painting to photography and sculpture. It cost $16 and is open until September 2.


De-stress after a long day at school or work with yoga at the Tina Hills Pavilion at Bayfront Park on Monday and Wednesdays at 6pm, and on Saturdays at 9 a.m. The event is totally free to participate.

American Ninja Warrior Taping

Family friendly and everyone’s welcome to watch a taping of the harder-than-it-looks-game American Ninja Warrior. Showings will run all weekend long at 8:30 p.m., 12:30 a.m., 2:30 a.m., plus an overnight taping on Sunday.

Saturday, April 14, 2018


Anyone interested in learning about Miami’s Jewish culture can visit the Jewish Museum of Florida. The museum is open from 10am to 5pm Tuesdays through Sundays. Admission is $6 for adults and $5 for seniors and students.

Taco Time

Push your taco eating skills to the limit at Fort Lauderdale’s Taco Battle and Craft Beer Fest and see how you stack up. If not, you can enjoy tacos from 15 different restaurants including B.C. Tacos, Tijuana Taxi Co., and Cabo Flats.

Farmer’s Market

Brickell City  Farmer’s Market provides a landscaped pathway that runs between Seventh Street and Eighth Street right underneath Miami Metromover track. The marketplace features your average and organic produce, fresh bread, and cheese.

Sunday, April 15, 2018

Music Matters

Take a trip to Bayside Marketplace and listen to live performances as you shop. The performance is free and showtimes is as early as 2pm and late as 12 am. The musical sounds range from Pop, Rock, and Latin sounds.

The Peanuts Musical

Miami Dade  Kendall Campus is performing the musical “You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown”  at St.Andrews Episcopal Church at 8 p.m. The performance is apart of the college’s concert series On Stage and will feature The Men and Women’s Choir, plus the Chamber Singers. The choral performance is completely free.

Design District’s Family Event

Bring your family to Miami’s design district for Family Day which occurs every 1st and 3rd Sunday of the month. Complimentary parking is available and activities include face painting, balloon animals, food, among other events. The event will be held at Palm Court,140 NE 39th St, Miami, Florida 33137.