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. Various locations
UPDATE: Calle Ocho Festival, Winter Music Conference and Ultra Music Festival have been cancelled due to coronavirus. Other events on this list may be affected by these cancellations—if you're unsure, please call ahead to confirm.
Between winter and spring, your free time in Miami is pretty much nonexistent—there’s just so much to do. Spring events in Miami bring their share of outdoor concerts, including some in South Beach and Fort Lauderdale, festivals at every turn and the mother of all music events: Ultra Music Festival. We know it’s a lot to take in (especially if you’re booking hotels in Miami or sorting out your Miami Beach Airbnb situation), so we’ve outlined it for you below.