The Ten Best Things to Do in Miami This Memorial Day Weekend
And so it begins again: Miami's annual summertime bacchanal, the three-day festival of booze, music, and more tourists than you can shake your booty at that is Memorial Day Weekend. Welcome to the vacation thunderdome.
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We all know what the out-of-towners will be doing this weekend -- cruising up and down Ocean Drive, sipping frozen drinks from giant plastic cups, wearing clothing that counts as bizarre even by Miami standards. The real question is, will you join them? Will you avoid them? Or will you throw up your hands and get the hell outta here?
Option three is a cop-out. Here are ten reasons to stick around.
- Kingdom: Make room on the dance floor. Kingdom comes.
- Pinned Miami: Pin-up girls, burlesque, pin-up girls, vintage cars, pin-up girls, tattoos, and did we mention pin-up girls?
- The Great God Pan: Acclaimed playwright Amy Herzog's work returns to Miami with this intense, emotional show at the Arsht.