Head to the Miami-Dade County Fairgrounds for carnival-style fun.
If you're looking for a fun cultural festival in Miami to attend this fall, the Miami Broward Carnival is the place to go. The main event will be held at the county fairgrounds on October 11th, but there are also festivities during the week leading up to the carnival. This exciting event includes everything from cultural dancers and bands to a runway model show, masquerade bands, costumes, storytelling and more. This cultural event also includes a performance by the Pantastik Steel Orchestra.
Miami Broward Carnival
Miami-Dade County Fairgrounds
October 11th, 2015
11 a.m. to 11 p.m.
This exciting festival gives you a great way to experience the vibrant spirit that Miami is known for, and it's a perfect reason to plan a trip to South Florida with your family or a group of friends. While this is touted as a vibrant, one-day festival, there is plenty to experience before the big day. The Junior Carnival will take place on October 4th at the Central Broward Regional Park; the Carnival Queen and King event will take place on October 9th at the regional park; and the official J'Ouvert will be held on October 10th.
With so much to see and do surrounding the Miami Broward Carnival, you may decide to stay in town for a full week to enjoy all of the cultural festivities. Many people will be traveling to the Miami-Dade area during early October to participate in the festivities and enjoy all that this carnival in Miami has to offer. After a full day at the fairgrounds, stop by the Grand Beach Hotel in Miami to enjoy a meal at Chez Gaston Restaurant. You can savor Latin and American fusion cuisine as you watch the waves break on the shore.