Bucket Listers

Published Invalid Date

Miami's Ultimate 2022 Summer Bucket List

There’s no shortage of summer fun in Miami! We rounded up the top can’t-miss events and activities. 🌴☀️

by Miami Bucket List


Summer is a year-round affair in beautiful Miami, but you still won’t want to miss the special activities and events that only come around this time of year. Here’s your ultimate bucket list for things to do this summer in Miami! 

Get Lost in Wonderland at the Alice in Wonderland Cocktail Experience

You won’t want to be late for this very important date! Enjoy a mystical, magical tea party with cocktails, characters, and ambiance like no other at a secret location in Miami. 

When: Wednesdays-Sundays, Times vary

For more information on The Alice in Wonderland Cocktail Experience.

Grab Drinks on the Water at Joia Beach

Pretend you’re on a tropical vacation at Joia Beach! Their delicious bites are only outdone by their gorgeous cocktails — grab a couple of each and take in the stunning scenery. 

When: Wednesday-Thursday 4pm-11pm, Friday-Sunday 12pm-11pm

Where: 1111 Parrot Jungle Trail, Miami, FL 33132

For more information on Joia Beach.


Visit Chef-Driven Food Hall MIA Market

Calling all foodies! MIA Market is the top spot for trying some of the best food Miami has to offer, all in one place! Check out this thoughtfully-curated market to try some treats from top local chefs.

When: Sunday-Thursday 12pm-8pm, Friday-Saturday 12pm-9pm

Where: 140 NE 39th St. Miami, FL 33137

For more information on MIA Market.

Dress Up for Drinks at Sexy Fish

This place goes from Michelin-starred Asian restaurant to party central real quick depending on when you show up. But hey, isn’t that part of the draw? 

When: Sunday-Wednesday 12pm-12am, Thursday-Saturday 12pm-late

Where: 1001 S Miami Avenue Miami, Florida 33130

For more information on Sexy Fish.

Shop at Wynwood Marketplace

Whether you want to go dancing with the girls, try some grub from the best local chefs, shop small from Miami-based vendors, or check out unique art installations, Wynwood Marketplace has something for everyone. 

When: Thursday 4pm-2am, Friday 4pm-3am, Saturday 12pm-3am, Sunday 12pm-2am

Where: 2250 NW 2nd Ave Miami, FL

For more information on Wynwood Marketplace.

See a Show at Space Park

This cool, mixed-use outdoor space smack dab in the middle of the city offers everything from fitness classes to art installations to dining experiences to concerts! 

When: Event times vary

Where: 298 NE 61st St, Miami, FL 33137

For more information on Space Park Miami.


Visit a Bagel Shop That’s Also a “Speakeasy”

A bagel shop with a moody backroom? This place is really speaking our language! If you’re looking for somewhere to catch up with friends or a unique spot to work remotely for the day, the speakeasy at The Bagel Club is for you. 

When: Everyday 8:30am-3pm

Where: 2400 North Miami Ave Miami, Florida 33127

For more information on The Bagel Club.

View Art at the Margulies Collection at the Warehouse

Art buffs can spend hours wandering around this massive museum, which features some of the most prominent artists of the 20th and 21st centuries — George Segal, Roy Lichtenstein, Andy Warhol, and many more.

When: Tuesday-Saturday 11am–4pm

Where: 591 NW 27th St Miami, FL 33127

For more information on the Margulies Collection at the Warehouse.

Spend Sunday Partying at Seaspice

What do you get when you mix incredible eats with amazing views of the Miami River and Downtown city skyline? A good time, that’s what! This hotspot really comes alive on Sunday nights, so stop by and have a little unexpected fun. 

When: Tuesday-Sunday 12pm-12am

Where: 412 Northwest North River Drive, Miami, FL 33128

For more information on Seaspice.

Go On an Art Deco Walking Tour

This is the perfect activity for architecture lovers. Check out a variety of styles — Art Deco, Mediterranean Revival, and Miami Modern (MiMo) — found throughout the restaurants, homes, hotels, and commercial buildings in the Miami Beach Architectural Historic District.

When: Schedule varies

Where: 1001 Ocean Dr, Miami Beach, FL 33139

For more information on Art Deco Walking Tour.

Eat Brunch at Sadelle's

No one does brunch quite like Sadelle’s! Treat yourself to a top-tier meal (and any of their incredible coffee and tea concoctions) and make sure you snap a pic for the ‘gram while you’re there.

When: Wednesday-Sunday 9:30am-4pm

Where: 3321 Mary St., Miami, FL 33133

For more information on Sadelle’s.

Visit the New ARTECHOUSE Miami

Blast 100 years into the future at this interactive art gallery. You’ll explore a neon cyberpunk cityscape with interesting activities and surprising pieces of nature. 

When: Monday-Thursday 2pm-9pm, Friday 2pm-10pm, Saturday-Sunday, 12pm-10pm

Where: 736 Collins Ave, Miami Beach, FL 33139

For more information on ARTECHOUSE.

Enjoy Dinner at Mila

Talk about dinner and a show! Rooftop restaurant Mila’s food is great, but it’s all about the ambiance at this literal hotspot — every night they highlight some of the most talented fire artists Miami has to offer.

When: Monday-Saturday 5pm-2am, Sunday 11:30am-1am

Where: 1636 Meridian Ave, Rooftop, Miami Beach, FL 33139

For more information on Mila.

Turn Up the Heat at a Salsa Dancing Class

Your night kicks off with learning some beginner Salsa and Bachata moves, then show off your skills when the live band starts up later at night — if you need a little liquid courage, the free mojito should help! 

When: Wednesday-Sunday 7:30pm

Where: Mango's Tropical Cafe, 900 Ocean Drive, Miami Beach, FL 33139

For more information on the Sip, Savor & Salsa South Beach Dance Party.


Hit Up Happy Hour at The Standard

The Lido Bayside Grill at The Standard Hotel is a gorgeous place to spend an hour or two under any circumstance, but it gets even better when you also get some killer deals during their High Tides Happy Hour. 

When: Monday-Thursday, 4pm-6pm

Where: 40 Island Ave, Miami Beach, FL 33139

For more information on happy hour at The Standard.

Get Inspired at the Happy Go Lucky Exhibit

Welcome to art paradise! This multimedia exhibit features ten rooms of art, including fan-favorites like The Diamond Palace, The Kaleidoscope, and the Pure Pearl Pool.

When: Schedule varies

Where: 19501 Biscayne Blvd, Aventura, FL 33180

For more information on The Happy Go Lucky Exhibit.