Sure, you can schlep all the way to Cannes or Sundance to see the latest and greatest international cinema—or you can let it come to you at Miami’s very own world-class film festival, featuring 10 days of short films, documentaries and features throughout the city. For its fortieth anniversary, the annual festival put on by Miami Dade College will feature an opening night screening of Ray Romano's feel-good narrative feature, Somewhere in Queens, a nominee for this year's Jordan Ressler First Feature Award. Locations vary; at various times.
If you thought winter in Miami was busy, wait until spring rolls around. From mind-bending music festivals to annual street parties to art shows and food gatherings, the list of spring events in Miami is extensive—and oh-so-fun. Failing to mark these down on your calendar will result in serious FOMO, so listen up. The season starts off strong with spring break—Miami Beach's busiest few weeks—and continues with tentpole festivals like Ultra Music and Miami Beach Gay Pride. Whether you're looking for something to do with the kids in Miami, a weekend rager or a low-key activity, the best spring events in Miami have you covered.