This massive 50,000-square-foot space in Allapattah is dedicated to the production of experiential mediums—and it’s pretty incredible. In the Miami space, find an immersive environment by stage designer Es Devlin, a transcendent digital experience by Japanese art collective teamLab and an extrasensory light-based work by American artist James Turrell. On view through August 2023, Pulse Topology by Mexican-Canadian artist Rafael Lozano-Hemmer consists of 3,000 suspended light bulbs, each of which glimmers to the heartbeat of different participants.
We might be in the Sunshine State, but more than one out of every three days is rainy here in subtropical Miami. Wet weather mostly occurs in the summer, or when your plans explicitly call for sunshine. Still, you don’t have to let a little water get in the way of your good time. Whether you’re dealing with a fleeting sprinkle or a borderline tropical storm, there are plenty of fun things to do in Miami when it rains.
Of course, shopping in Miami is an excellent option no matter the weather. And the city’s world-class museums make injecting some culture into a rainy day basically mandatory. Gray skies are also a great excuse to snuggle up at one of Miami’s most romantic restaurants. Trying to figure out what to do in Miami when it rains? Below, we came up with fun beach day alternatives, kid-friendly activities and plenty of boozy options so your day doesn’t have to be a total washout.