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Things to Do in Miami in July

Updated: March 31, 2024
 By Nichole

This post lists things to do in Miami in July, updated for 2024.

We include family-friendly activities, events, concerts, festivals, and things to do at night.

If you need more ideas, check out our comprehensive post on things to do in Miami at any time of the year.

Disclosure: While our recommendations are always unbiased, we may receive a small share of sales through some of the links below at no cost to you. See the full text.


This section features our top 10 activities to enjoy in Miami in July.

For tips on the most popular activities in Miami, check out our other popular posts:

1. See a Concert

Miami and the surrounding cities house several venues that host talented musical artists from all around the globe.


Check out this list of even more concerts in the Miami area in July.


2. Attending a Sporting Event

The Miami Marlins are likely to be in full swing at Marlin's Park by July, and you can find soccer games as well.


Soccer (Football)

Find even more sporting events in Miami in July here.

3. Enjoy a Show on the Stage

Fans of theatrical productions and comedy will have an abundance of great options to choose from in and around Miami this month.


Family-Friendly Shows

Comedy Shows

Comedy Venues

4. Take a Sightseeing Tour

The best way to see what Magic City has to offer is with a sightseeing tour. There are several great walking tours in Miami.

If you’re interested in architecture, you might enjoy our free self-guided Art Deco tour. Read about other free activities in Miami.

A convenient way to get around Miami while learning about the city is to take a hop-on-hop-off bus tour. July is when Miami's heat is in full force and the buses are air-conditioned.

These tours make stops at over 20 popular points of interest and attractions and include live English commentary (or recorded commentary in 11 languages).

5. Celebrate America's Independence Day in the Magic City

Bring the entire family out for an unforgettable celebration of red, white, and blue on July 4th.

The Miami Beach Fire on the Fourth Festival combines everything essential for the perfect day: fireworks, food trucks, and live music.

There are also activities at Palmer Park in South Miami, also with live music, food vendors, and fireworks. This event is alcohol-free.

The city of Hollywood has their own Star-Spangled Spectacular Celebration on Hollywood Beach.

And nearby Fort Lauderdale has an annual 4th of July Spectacular

Note that as of March none of the three have updated their 2024 information yet.

6. Channel Your Inner Superhero at Florida Supercon

From July 12-14 the Miami Beach Convention Center will be bursting with all things superhero and comic for the annual Florida Supercon!

Expect celebrity sightings, countless exhibits, comic creators, and SO much more!

For more information, check out their Florida Supercon website.

7. Save Money with a Tourist Attraction Pass

There are several different tourist attraction passes you can purchase to save money on the most popular attractions in Miami.

You can often save up to 45% off retail prices on entertainment, tours, and attractions throughout the city.

Attractions Included in Various Passes: 

  • Fort Lauderdale Half-Day Tour
  • Wynwood Art Walk Tour
  • Gator & Wildlife Park Safari
  • Hop-on-Hop-off Bus Tour

Find our full comparison post on the Miami passes available here.

8. Relax to the Fullest During Miami Spa Months

What if you could experience Miami's luxury 5 star spas at a fraction of the regular price?

If so, then you'll want to come to Miami during July and August for Miami Spa Month.

Don't miss the chance to pamper yourself all month long at some of the best spas in the world. From the Ritz Carlton, to the historic Fountainbleu Hotel, there will surely be a spa experience perfect for anyone! 

Reservations are required. You can view a list of all participating resorts here.

9. Taste the Mango

Visit Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden for their 30-year-old Mango Festival.

From July 13-14 you can shop for mangos, buy mango trees, take part in cooking classes, attend lectures, taste mango smoothies, and so much more.

It's a perfect family-friendly event. While you're there, you can visit the butterflies at Wings of the Tropics or the Children's garden.

Visit the Mango Festival website for more information.

10. Join in the Fun During the Annual No Sleep South Beach Weekend

The 10th annual No Sleep South Beach Weekend will party it up from July 18-21, 2024.

These three days will be packed with private events like a No Sleep White Yacht Party and a No Sleep Pool Party.

Be on the lookout for celebrities, as they are known to show up and join in the fun. 

Get your passes on the No Sleep South Beach event.

11. Watch Talented and Graceful Dancers

Each year the International Ballet Festival of Miami takes place.

The Miami Hispanic Ballet Company brings principal dancers from all over the world to Miami, as well as local dancers, to one festival to showcase their talents.

Shows typically take place throughout July and August.

Visit the International Ballet Festival of Miami website for more information.


About The Author


Nichole's love for Miami began when she chose the Magic City as her future home, after living overseas in Singapore. She cannot get enough the city's food scene, culture and 'multiple boroughs,' each unique in their own way. She is an avid worldwide traveler and thrives on learning about new cultures in each place her feet land. She joined the Free Tours by Foot team in 2017, first as a part of administration and then later as a writer. She's a chiropractor and yoga teacher with a full-time business in Miami. Her motto is "Peace, Love, & Travel.”
Updated: March 31st, 2024
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