For most around the country, Labor Day marks the end of summer. But in Miami, we can enjoy summer almost year-round. Since summer never ends in the Sunshine State, Labor Day means a long weekend to enjoy our beaches, pool parties and Miami events. Here, we’ve compiled a list of fun activities for your Labor Day weekend.
Photo Courtesy: JW Marriott Miami Turnberry Resort’s Tidal Cove
The Goodtime Hotel’s Soleil Saturdays
Celebrate this long weekend at The Pool at Strawberry Moon with the new celebrity DJ series presented by Tequila Casa Del Sol. Starting September 2, hotel guests and visitors ages 21 and over are encouraged to enjoy the high-energy pool party, stellar DJs and entertainment, delicious dishes and cocktails and more. For more information and tickets, visit the website.
Frost Museum of Science
While Labor Day Weekend is an excellent opportunity to spend outside, sometimes you must escape the heat. If you want an educational and indoor activity, experience the most extensive touring collection of mummified remains and artifacts assembled at Mummies of the World: The Exhibition at Phillip and Patricia Frost Museum of Science. On display through Monday, September 4, experience unprecedented insights into past cultures and civilizations from this compelling collection.
Enjoy Miami Spice
Take the long weekend to enjoy and discover some of the city’s restaurants participating in Miami Spice. Eat your way through the weekend with fixed menus for brunch, lunch and dinner. You can find our top picks here.
Boyz II Men x Fontainebleau Miami Beach
Experience the Grammy Award-winning vocal group on September 1 as they make their grand return to Fontainebleau Miami Beach. Marking the group’s third collaboration with BleauLive, the intimate performance will include the group’s hits, including “Motownphilly,” “On Bended Knee,” and “I’ll Make Love to You.” Tickets can be purchased here.
The Gates Hotel South Beach
Soak in the sun at the Gates Hotel South Beach. Offering an exclusive resident package for Florida and Georgia residents, enjoy a quick getaway complete with an extensive programming list. From a sip and paint class on Friday to jazz night on Saturday, immerse yourself in South Beach’s luxury this upcoming weekend.
Splash into this holiday weekend at the JW Marriott Miami Turnberry Resort’s Tidal Cove. Nothing says Labor Day in Miami, like spending time in the water. This year, water park guests will surely enjoy special all-day activities, including foam parties and ice cream socials with DJs and more. Ideal for kids and adults alike, enjoy various water activities such as a surf simulation pool, lazy river and seven slides on the 60-foot tower. Website
Indulge in a delicious brunch
Whether you are dining at one of Miami’s oldest waterfront restaurants, Monty’s Raw Bar offering will offer patriotic-themed cocktails all weekend long; this holiday weekend is the perfect opportunity to feast at Miami’s plethora of delicious brunch spots. From boozy brunch options to waterfront dining, here is our list for this mouthwatering meal.
Have a staycation
Sometimes, we need a quick little getaway from our everyday lives. It’s good that Miami is an elite vacation spot with top luxury hotels offering all the five-star amenities imaginable. Whether checking into beachfront destinations or cozy spots, there are plenty of options for a luxury staycation. And while taking a break this holiday weekend, indulge and relax at one of the various spas around our city. From the Carillon Miami Wellness Resort to the Four Seasons Surfside, this city offers something for everyone.
Photography by: Photo Courtesy: JW Marriott Miami Turnberry Resort’s Tidal Cove