If rainy days and Mondays always get you down, fear not because rainy days in Miami can be as fun as sun-kissed beach days.
Lady Gaga and Ariana Grande might have been thinking about Miami when they asked the weather Gods to “Rain On Me“. That’s because rainy days in Miami offer a deluge of exciting things to do for all age groups. In fact, to coin another much-loved song, after experiencing a wet weekend in Miami, you might wish it would rain every time you came to town. Here are some of the best things to do when the skies open and the beaches close.
Dine In The Dark at Market at Edition
Indulge in a unique sensory experience at Market at Edition, 2901 Collins Ave, Miami Beach. Delight your taste buds in complete darkness, enhancing the flavors of exquisite cuisine.
Spa Day at The Ritz-Carlton Spa, Coconut Grove
Escape the rain and rejuvenate at The Ritz-Carlton Spa, 3300 SW 27th Ave, Coconut Grove. Enjoy a range of pampering treatments with your significant other to relax your mind and body.
Book Store at Books & Books
Get lost in the shelves of Books & Books, 265 Aragon Ave, Coral Gables. Find a cozy corner to enjoy each other’s company over a cup of coffee and explore a selection of novels.
Museum of Graffiti
Hurtle back in time to the birth of hip-hop in the late 70s, and you’ll also encounter another burgeoning movement — graffiti. The art form bore some true originators. Enjoy them all in all their multi-colored glory.
Museum of Graffiti, 276 NW 26th St, Miami, FL 33127, is a small but engaging genre showcase with a permanent collection that tracks the history of tagging, from its genesis in 1970s New York to its ascendance worldwide. There are even graffiti workshops where ponchos, masks and gloves are provided, and guests are encouraged to imagine they were on a subway car in the Bronx in 1979 when it all kicked off.
An immersive environment by stage designer Es Devlin takes place in a 50,000-square-foot space in Allapattah, where you’ll be taken on an experiential Xanadu at SuperBlue Miami that encompasses transcendent digital experience by Japanese art collective teamLab and an extrasensory light-based work by American artist James Turrell. Trippy, futuristic and utterly gorgeous. The action takes place at 1101 NW 23 Street, Miami, FL 33127.
For The Family
Ice Skating at Kendall Ice Arena
Create lasting memories with family fun on the ice at Kendall Ice Arena, 10355 Hammocks Blvd, Miami. Spins, twirl, laugh and fulfil your Olympic fantasies in this family-friendly setting.
Candlelight Concert at New World Center
Attend a family-friendly candlelight concert at New World Center, 500 17th St, Miami Beach. Immerse your family in classical or contemporary music for a cultural and entertaining experience.
Brunch at Morgan’s Restaurant
Delight in a hearty family brunch at Morgan’s Restaurant, 28 NE 29th St, Miami. The diverse menu offers a variety of dishes to please every kind of palate.
Food Hall at Lincoln Eatery
Explore culinary delights at Lincoln Eatery, 723 Lincoln Ln N, Miami Beach. With diverse options, to satisfy the choosiest of eaters.
After you’ve fed your appetites, feed your mind with Miami’s popular waterfront Frost Science Museum. There’s something for the whole family with an aquarium, live animals, and cool interactive exhibits. Pet a stingray or expand your mind with the planetarium. Check it out at: 1101 Biscayne Blvd, Miami, FL 33132, USA.
Bowling at Basement Miami
Another EDITION activity. Gather your friends for a bowling competition at Basement Miami, 2901 Collins Ave, Miami Beach. Enjoy music, snacks, and the thrill of knocking down pins.
Arcade at Arcade Odyssey
Challenge your group to arcade games at Arcade Odyssey, 12045 SW 117th Ave, Miami. From classic pinball to the latest video games, there’s entertainment for everyone.
Workout/Gym/Fitness Class at Equinox Brickell Heights
Let’s get physical! Stay active indoors with a group workout at Equinox Brickell Heights, 25 SW 9th St, Miami. Enhance physical health while fostering camaraderie.
Museums at Pérez Art Museum Miami (PAMM)
Immerse your group in Miami’s cultural scene at PAMM, 1103 Biscayne Blvd, Miami. Explore art, science, or history for an enriching and enjoyable experience.
Mini Golfing at All Golf at CB Smith Park
Challenge your friends to mini golf at All Golf at CB Smith Park, 950 N Flamingo Rd, Pembroke Pines. Add a playful and competitive edge to your rainy-day plans.
Go Karting at K1 Speed Miami
Itch your need for speed in a safe environment — go-kart racing at K1 Speed Miami, 8600 NW South River Dr, Medley. Navigate twists and turns on an indoor track with your group.
Rock Walls at The Edge Rocky Gym
Test your group’s strength and agility at The Edge Rock Gym, 13972 SW 139th Ct, Miami, FL 33186. Tackle indoor rock climbing walls for a fun and adventurous day together.