Miami 

Vibe Check 

Miami truly is a city like no other, from world famous South Beach yacht parties, to the artsy Design District, to the famous Brickell known as the “Wall Street of the South”, this Magic City has something for everyone to explore!

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Where to Party 

The easier question to answer would be “where NOT to party in Miami” because the entire city is one big party in itself! The weather makes it easy to party all your days and nights away, but that’s part of the Miami experience! From the world famous Nikki Beach day club, to ending up on a Yacht with Dave Grutman, to champagne showers until the sun rises at the infamous E11even Miami, to low key lounges in the city, Miami truly has it all!

  • Baia Beach Club - Coastal Mediterranean vibes, upscale/ sophisticated, cool amenities, waterfront dining, membership based, Outdoor/ indoor, located at the Mondrian South Beach.

  • Basement Miami - A nightclub with a skating rink, bowling alley, disco balls, artsy setups “insta worthy” Neon Signs & colors.

  • Club space - Space alien aesthetic, world famous EDM destination, puts on a ton of events from yoga at 4pm to Dom Dolla at 11. 

  • E11ven - A top nightclub, 24hr club, biggest Miami NYE event, a huge social playground, you can see anyone from Kylie Jenner to G-Eazy.

  • Hyde Beach - One huge pool party, upscale trendy, indoor/ outdoor access, ocean front,  EDM & HipHop,  SLS Pool Party on the weekends, located at the SLS South Beach.

  • Joia - Trendy & vibrant lounge and restaurant, DJs & live music, beachfront & boat arrival, happy hour events.

  • Liv - A top nightclub, known for their iconic dome, you can see anyone from Travis Scott to Ronaldinho. 

  • Mr. Jones - Restaurant & lounge, open 11pm- 5am, hip hop artist like Nicki Minaj, Drake, G Eazy, Migos, Vegas style venue.

  • Nikki beachLuxury beach club, Restaurant/bar, aesthetic is vintage classy. 

  • SLS Pool Party - Every Friday + Sunday, one huge pool party, can always count on it to be fun.  

  • Story - A top nightclub, biggest space wise, Circus-style setting, anyone from Marshmello to Kanye West can be seen here. 

  • Strawberry Moon - David Grutman’s newest project with Pharrell, LIT pool party with full open air bar, newest Celeb HOT spot,  located inside the Goodtime Hotel in South Beach.

  • Treehouse - Underground club, techy house festival vibe. 

  • Wall - A popular lounge with the best club aesthetic for pics.

  • Wet Deck Lounge - on top of the Viceroy Hotel, nightly DJ & dancing, beautiful views, & a pool.

  • 1 Beach Club - Tulum inspired, sea to table dining, multiple bars, membership based, located at 1 Hotel South Beach. 

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Major Events 

No matter when you go to Miami, there will ALWAYS be something going on somewhere in this Magic City! Almost every month you can find yourself partying with celebs at world famous festivals and events of music, fashion, art, and culture! Whether you want to rave the night away at Ultra, twerk to the beats at Rolling Loud, watch models strut the runway in the season’s hottest resort wear during Swim Week, or Art Basel it up with celebrities and socialites from around the globe, the possibilities are endless!

  • Art Basel - Every September, For-profit 3 day art extravaganza, Celebs flock during this week & go to lavish parties, DJ's such as Paris Hilton + Chantel Jeffries perform. 

  • EDC Orlando.- Every November,  3 day EDM festival, fun characters roaming around, carnival themed, huge lineup of artists including (Afrojack, Cash Cash, Tiesto, Zedd, and more).

  • Friendship Festival Cruise -  Every January, cruising from Miami to the Bahamas w/ star studded lineup of EDM artists.

  • Groove Cruise - Every January, a four day dance music cruise, an 18+ cruise, 60+ artists (Claude, Vonstroke, Gorgon City, etc).

  • Miami Fashion Week -  Every spring at Wynnwood Arts District, resortwear fashion, events all across Miami.

  • Miami Music Week - Every March, EDM events all week long, week long marathon of parties throughout Miami venues, major celebs and artists attend or perform.

  • Miami Swim Week Every July, 4 day celebration of new and old swimwear designers, all things swimwear, a lot of influencers/tik tokers are asked to model, huge celeb after parties at the Miami clubs. 

  • Rolling LoudEvery May at the Hardrock Stadium, 3 day hip hop festival, mainstream artists + rappers (Travis Scott, Playboi Carti, Meg Thee Stallion, A$ap Ricky, and more), huge club events for after parties.

  • Sunfest Every April/May, 4 day event along the city’s waterfront, top performers from Keith Urban, G Eazy, Diplo, One Republic, & more.

  • Sunset Music Festival - Every Memorial day weekend, 2 day festival, 5 stages, 60,000+ people, & has become a go-to festival for EDM fans.

  • Ultra Miami - Every March, 3 day festival, EDM music (Chainsmokers, Alesso, Marshmello, Afrojack, Martin Garrix, Louis the Child, Galantis, Odessa, etc), coincides with Miami Music Week.

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A-List Hotels

Let's be real, when you're in Miami you probably won't be staying in your hotel the whole time, but it's nice to have a great hotel to stumble to after your partying it up with Zack Bia at Liv. 

  • East Miami Floor-to-ceiling windows, chic rooms & suites, rooftop terrace, 4 outdoor pools, + pool bar and a cocktail lounge.

  • Eden Roc  Luxury hotel designed by famed architect Morris Lapidus with 600+ ocean front rooms, 3 pools, Nobu hotel is inside. 

  • Edition - Luxury, modern, cool basement area where there's a bowling Alley + Skates, Also located in party destinations NY, LA + Las Vegas

  • Faena Hotel -  luxury 5 star beachfront resort awarded Forbes Travel Guides’ “Prestigious Five-Star Award” 6 years straight, multiple restaurants & bars, a Tierra Santa Healing House, famous “candy cane” pool area, insta worthy photo spots everywhere.

  • Fairwind Hotel - Heart of Miami beach. blue beach vibes bright and classy, the one night stand, La Sombra restaurant, rooftop pool.

  • Fontainebleau - Oceanfront, beach vacation aesthetic, Scarpetta Restaurant.

  • Good Time Hotel - Groot Hospitality’s newest addition, pale pink & green colors give a vintage vacation vibe, accents of palm fronds and Sandy footprints, Celeb fav.

  • Loews Miami Beach - Located at the art deco district, very Miami themed, cool aesthetic stuff like candle steps, fun bucket drinks, also located in party destination LA. 

  • Plymouth South Beach Beach club meets Art Deco at this luxury 4 star boutique hotel, private beach w/ daybeds, pool & sundeck, & walking distance to art Basel, shopping, nightlife, & more + a “Blue Ribbon” Sushi spot.

  • SLS - Stylish, Luxury, artsy picture spots, also located in party destination LA. 

  • The BiltmoreDating back to the 1920’s this landmark hotel has 10 tennis courts, a championship golf course, one of the largest hotel pools in the nation  + a posh afternoon tea. Mediterranean inspired located in Coral Gables.

  • The Mandarin OrientalLuxury 5 star hotel, 2 cocktail lounges, Peruvian and modern American cuisine restaurants, poolside cafe, outdoor infinity pool & hot tub, & private beach, also located in party destination NY.

  • The Savoy2-acre tropical grounds have 2 pools, private beach, restaurant/bar with indoor/outdoor seating + beach service + a beach club membership.

  • The Setai - The iconic influencer picture spot, upscale + chic, known for their coconut drinks (thank us later), Hyde beach is located here. 

  • W South Beach - Tropical + sleek aesthetic, Wall Miami (lounge) is located here, iconic pink lounge chairs, also located in party destinations LA, Scottsdale, Aspen, + NY. 

  • Versace Mansion -  luxury suites, luxury restaurant, classic Versace, a staple of Miami. Every celeb has stayed here. 

  • 1 Hotel - Luxury beachfront hotel, 4 pools & rooftop lounge, high end dining, nature inspired, only beachfront hotel with rooftop pool, also located in party destination NY.

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Where to shop 

Miami infamous party scene is rivaled by its world renowned shopping experiences! From strolling through the Prada and Gucci stores intermixed with art installations in the famous Design District, to spending an entire year's worth of rent at Aventura or Bal Harbour, the shopping in Miami is on another level!

  • Aventura Mall5th largest mall in the US, 3- stories w/ luxury designer boutiques & department stores, restaurants & cafes, world-class art collection, international indoor and outdoor dining, a popular Farmers Market.

  • Bal Harbour ShopsOne of the highest grossing shopping centers in the world, luxury boutiques & department stores, open air, including: Prada, Gucci, Saks Fifth, La Perla, Chanel, & more.

  • Bayside MarketplaceTwo-level, waterfront open-air festival center, number one most visited tourist attraction in Miami, 150+ shops including unique and national retailers, international cuisine + boat tours & the Sky views Miami observation wheel. Located on Biscayne Bay in Downtown.

  • Brickell City Center 500,000 sq ft. shopping center in the financial district, mix of luxury, boutique, specialty, & affordable shops & restaurants. + an CMX cinema experience theater.

  • Lincoln Rd.Open air street, one-of-a-kind boutiques, art galleries and trendy shops, restaurants & nightlife. open late.

  • Miami Design District - Shopping destination dedicated to innovative fashion, design, art, architecture & dining, known for its luxury art galleries, interior design boutiques, & celeb chef restaurants & cafes.

  • Miracle Mile Coral Gables Shopping DistrictUnique + Luxury shops, art galleries, boutiques, world renowned & boutique restaurants + a live theater, surrounded by tree-lined streets.

  • The Falls - Open-air shopping & dining, national & boutique shops w/ a theatre, complete w/ a million-gallon waterscape and tropical plants.

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Outfit Inspo 

 Miami is known for having hot weather and even hotter fashion! Whatever you decide to wear in Miami, make sure it's LOUD! You’ll need lots of cheeky bikinis and bodycon dresses in bright colors of electric yellows, neon greens, and hot pinks to fit in with Miami’s most fashionable! Leave the fur coats and knee high boots at home and instead, pack some chunky white sneakers and your fav pair of strappy heels!

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Restaurants/Bars

​Although Clubs are mostly the party spots in Miami, we all need a pregame + after party spot! Not only do the restaurants + bars have some of the best food in the country, but they also have the best celeb clientele.

  • Astra Miami Mediterranean rooftop restaurant + Bar, moon + nasa space vibes, cool pink wall and other picture spots.

  • Baoli - Asian food, Also a lounge,  iconic “my boyfriend is out of town” sign + purple bathtub.

  • Carbone - World famous/celeb fav, spicy rigatoni vodka, American- Italian. Also located in NY. 

  • Casa Tau - Private members club & Italian restaurant, Celeb fav, 4 villas available for overnight stays.

  • Cipriani -  Waterfront + panoramic views of Biscayne Bay, inspired by a chic nautical aesthetic.

  • Gianni's Versace Mansion - Italian + Mediterranean food, star studded eatery. 

  • Juvia Rooftop bar with asian and Peruvian food, really pretty rooftop view of Miami beach. 

  • Kiki on the river - Greek restaurant right on the river (LITERALLY)

  • Komodo -  Southeast Asian Cuisine, also a lounge, iconic sleek picture spot. All the celebs eat here.

  • La Sombra - Restaurant + lounge, spanish glitz vibes, located at Fairwind hotel.

  • Liquewaterfront serving Mediterranean Asian infused cuisine restaurant/lounge, sleek and modern aesthetic.  

  • Mandrake Miami -  Japanese sushi + cuisine restaurant/lounge, a variety for picture spots.

  • Mila Rooftop lounge + mixology bar, Asian-Mediterranean fusion restaurant, the Mila sign is popular for influencers.

  • Papi Steak -  Dave Grutman collabs with David “Papi” Einhorn to create this modern high end steak house. Great for birthdays/ groups, insta worthy presentation.

  • Planta - Vegan restaurant, celeb central, the famous leaf wall aesthetic you see in photos of celebs. 

  • Prime 112 - Chef-driven boutique steakhouse, classic menu items with a twist, lively, upscale atmosphere.

  • Scarpetta - An upscale Italian food restaurant. Clean and modern vibes. also located in party destinations Las Vegas + NY.  

  • Seaspice - Courtyard lounge & bar, waterfront upscale dining, weekend brunch, club vibes.

  • Sexy Fish - Asian cuisine restaurant + lounge,  with an under the sea theme (even the mermaid-esque bathrooms), dress code is glamour and personality, vintage interior, though out food and cocktails, located in the heart if Brickell. 

  • Sugar Factory - American food, huge menu of candy inspired cocktails, candy shop inside, also located in party destinations NY, LA + Las Vegas.

  • Sushi Fly Chicken - Restaurant, bar & lounge inspired by “Tokyo’s underground nightlife scene, Asia’s diverse cuisines and Miami’s unstoppable energy”, open til 5am Friday & Sat. Groot Hospitality known for creating Instagram-able settings.

  • Swan - Rustic cuisine, the iconic "swan" cocktail, classy and bright. Another Celeb go-to spot. 

  • TantraFine dining with a sexy twist,  aphrodisiac cuisine by Chef Jeffrey Beauchamp, blend of flavors from the Orient, Europe, and Caribbean, DJ booth, VIP rooms, Egyptian hookah, sensual silk walls & decor. (Open til 5am some nights).

  • The Gramercy - An American brasserie, Manhattan themed, aesthetic sets like the neon heartbreak hotel sign or the hustle and bustle of NY interior, Great weekend brunches.

  • The One Night Stand - Fun Hotdog stand, daiquiris, beer, colorful and street food vibe.

  • Zuma -  Japanese restaurant/lounge/bar also located in party destinations NY + Las Vegas.

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