Labor Day Weekend Miami Style
Thursday, August 30th, through Monday, September 3rd, 2018
Miami on a Labor Day weekend is a beautiful sight to see, and what better way to experience the best part of Miami than with a guided itinerary? Because of the city proximity to the Caribbean islands such as Cuba, Dominican Republic, Puerto Rico, and the Bahamas, it’s the place to visit for the lovely beaches, ideal weather, and island vibes. No wonder why it’s rated one of the top cities to visit in America. We have the perfect weekend itinerary to make your Labor Day memorable. Check it out!
Thursday, August 30th
Cool down with some famous ice cream at Gelato-go on 5th street and Ocean Drive. Italian ice-cream that is freshly served with every order.
After you’re done shopping, you’ll grab a bite to eat at a Lincoln Road Restaurant. There is a variety of American, Argentinean, Italian, Seafood, Asian, Chinese, Steakhouse, Cuban, French, Mexican options that will grab your interest, so be sure to stop at one while walking around the mall.
Later, you’ll get back to your hotel and wonder what’s next, but do not fret, start Labor Day Weekend in style on the Island Party Boat with barbeque at South Beach Party Boats. Paddleboard, dance on the deck to your favorite jams, and sip unlimited beer and wine. Oh, and you’re allowed to bring your own bottle and snacks. Come ready to party and have a good time. There are trip times from 12 p.m. to 3 p.m. and 3 p.m. to 6 p.m.
When all is said and done, you’ve danced the afternoon away, relaxed on the sandy island, and played water sports, you’ll be back at the docks, planning to go out for dinner or the next thing to do. Grab an Uber or Lyft ride, from your hotel to the dock or vice versa. If you’re new to Uber or Lyft get a free ride using our promo code:
Lyft promo code: BOBBY433341 http://lyft.com/I/BOBBY433341
Uber promo code: Uberpartyboat
If you have a party of seven or more, you can request transportation ahead of time with the South Beach Party Boats party bus services at 786-529-7787.
Friday, August 31, 2018
For live action, have a beach day on South Beach, along Ocean Drive and Lummus Park. Spend a day out on the beach, rent beach chairs and umbrellas, or bring your own beach gear. Either way, you’ll enjoy this day out.
After laying out on the beach, check out Ocean Drive’ strip for restaurants and bars such as the Clevelander, Wet Willies, Wild N’ Out for interesting places to eat, drink, and talk with friends. Later tonight, you’ll want to go to popular nightclubs nearby. There are Club Dream, Story, and E11evens to name a few. Either one you go to, you’ll have a great night here in Miami to remember.
Saturday, September 1, 2018
Visit Brickell City Centre’s Farmer’s Market. The farmer’s market is open every Saturday from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. and located along the pathway between 7th and 8th street. Parking is available at 98 SE 7th street Brickell, FL 33131. After exploring the Farmer’s Market, take time to browse the Brickell City Centre Mall, which is a minutes walking distance from the Farmer’s Market. You’ll enjoy the high-tech architecture of this mall and the high-end uniqueness of it all.
Experience Miami’s beautiful sunset with the best seats in town on a Key Biscayne Sunset Sail at South Beach Party Boats. Wear light clothing, as you will not be getting in the water, but will be relaxing to the sounds of the ocean and sipping complimentary champagne. Be prepared to take lots of photos and walk the Biscayne Marketplace afterward, to either grab a bite to eat or enjoy the live music, which usually plays every weekend.
The check-in time for the Key Biscayne Sunset Sail is between 5 p.m. to 5:45 p.m. and the trip is from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. If you happen to be at the Bayside Marketplace ahead of check-in time, use the time to explore the shops, buy souvenirs, and tour the uniquely divine scenic marketplace full of downtown Miami flavor.
Sunday, September 2, 2018
Incorporate fun with a cookout party on a private yacht at South Beach Party Boats. Cruise on the Miami bay, have drinks and play ultimate water sports with your friends. You’re also allowed to bring your own bottle and food as there are a bar and snacks available. This yacht has a morning trip time from 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. and an afternoon trip time from 2:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Either one you choose, you’ll still have enough time to experience Miami’s nightlife in Wynwood.
Once you’re all freshened up, stop by Brickhouse Sunday’s happy hour between 8 p.m. and 11 p.m. where there will be delicious food, good music, and a great atmosphere to play games. Bring your friends and make it a night to remember.
Monday, September 3, 2018
Once you’re awake, chill by the poolside. Miami is known for its lavish rooftop pool parties. One of the popular hotels to stay at is at the Fontainebleau, which is known for their beautiful cabanas and enchanting poolscapes. To take it up a notch, rent a cabana and have your food and drinks be served to you and your friends as you all relax poolside. There is also the Delano, SLS South Beach, The Confidante Miami Beach, which also offer menus to enhance your poolside experience.
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About the Writer
JoAnne has called South Florida home for the past 20 years. She’s currently pursuing a degree in Journalism and creative writing. In her off time, she loves boat riding, photography and loves helping others.