October Happenings in Miami
Miami Living brings you a list of events happening this month in Miami, including Halloween festivities, wellness classes, a pizza-making class, a Brazilian party experience, and more.
Live Music at Il Giardino at Mr. C Miami-Coconut Grove | Every Friday 7:30PM-10:30PM
Jazz up your evenings with magical live music at Il Giardino, the intimate luscious garden patio nestled within Mr. C Miami- Coconut Grove. Immerse yourself in Il Giardino’s tantalizing cocktails and light Italian-inspired bites, while enjoying live music and an enchanting ambiance, reminiscent of an evening on the Amalfi coast. Lounge under the bistro lights and savor Miami’s glorious Fall evenings, best enjoyed with live tunes. Live music will be offered every Friday evening in October, 7:30PM-10:30 PM. Full Il Giardino menu here.
Photo by Mr. C Miami- Coconut Grove
NFL Game Day | Every Sunday & Monday during Gametime
Celebrate every touchdown this football season with tacos & lots of tequila at Pink Taco, the iconic rocker-chic Mexican restaurant serving tacos with an attitude since ‘99. Catch the big game every Sunday while sipping on Classic Margaritas ($8) and happy hour specials including beer buckets ($16), Cazadores silver shots ($5), and a variety of frozen margarita flavors including lime, mango con chile, and strawberry ($10). For the perfect sidekick to your cocktail, indulge in house-made guacamole, OG pink tacos, or mini nachos all for $8. For fantasy football fanatics, Pink Taco will be offering free wifi during every game.
Featuring a tequila-saturated and flavor-bursting menu, Pink Taco offers homemade margaritas and killer tacos made from scratch daily. Located in the heart of Miami Beach, where the local energy matches the restaurant's high-spirited vibe, Pink Taco combines bold tastes with a lively atmosphere, making it the perfect place to cheer on your team every Sunday. Full menu here. happy hour menu here.
Photo by Pink Taco Miami
Breast Cancer Awareness Month |Everyday 8AM-1AM
Cheers for a cause this October at Pink Taco, the iconic rocker-chic Mexican restaurant located in the heart of Miami Beach. In the spirit of breast cancer awareness month, Pink Taco invites you to indulge in a PinkTac’tober Menu featuring all pink menu items like the fan-favorite Something Pink Margarita, OG Pink Tacos, delectable Lobster Enchiladas, and Pink Taco Sundae for a sweet finalé. For every PinkTac’Tober menu dine, 5% of proceeds will be donated back to Breastcancer.org.
Founded in 2000 by renowned Breast Oncologist Marisa C. Weiss, MD, Breastcancer.org helps those affected by breast cancer make sense of complex medical information and empowers them to make the best decisions throughout both their medical and emotional journey. As one of the first breast cancer non-profits to incorporate digital into their patient outreach, Breastcancer.org focuses on education and awareness for young women and meets patients online through their blog, podcast, virtual support groups, and online webinars.
Pink Taco will be offering the PinkTac’o O’tober menu October 1st- October 31st, in support of breast health.
Halloween |October 31st
Spend this spooky season at Pink Taco, the iconic rocker chic Mexican restaurant servin’ up tacos with an attitude since ‘99. In the spirit of the holiday on October 31st, from 6 pm to close, Pink Taco will be rockin’ with live music, Día De Los Muertos face painting, and happy hour offerings all night long. (Trick or) treat yourself with Classic Margaritas ($8), beer buckets ($16), Cazadores silver shots ($5), and a variety of frozen margarita flavors including lime, mango con chile, and strawberry ($10). For the perfect sidekick to your cocktail, indulge in house-made guacamole, OG pink tacos or mini nachos all for $8.
For those who dare, come dressed in your best costume for Pink Taco’s eerie costume contest and 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place winners will win Pink Taco gift cards; and the first 25 guests will get exclusive Pink Taco merch. Located in the heart of Miami Beach, where the local energy matches the restaurant's high-spirited vibe, Pink Taco combines bold tastes with a lively atmosphere, making it the perfect destination for a scary good time this Halloween. Full menu here.
Photo by Pink Taco Miami
Breast Cancer Awareness Month | Everyday for the month of October
Baia Beach Club, the tropical waterfront oasis located at the iconic Mondrian South Beach invites you to drink pink this Breast Cancer Awareness Month. For the entire month of October, sip on the frozé, a sweet yet refreshing blend of Chopin Vodka, Santa Margarita Rosé & Rose pureé; and a portion of the proceeds will be donated back to Sylvester Cancer Center.
For the entire month of October, for each frose purchased at Baia Beach Club , a percentage of proceeds will be donated back to Sylvester Cancer Center.
Photo by Mondrian South Beach
Halloween | October 31st
As the sun sets over Biscayne Bay and darkness settles, Baia Beach Club comes alive for the spookiest night of the year. Spend the holiday lounging in luxury and sip on an array of wicked cocktail offerings like the Azul, Fuego at Baia, or the Among the Stars, a zesty blend of Don Julio Blanco, passion fruit puree & yellow peppers; and indulge in Mediterrenean - inspired dishes served poolside or on the deck accompanied by awe-inspiring views of Downtown Miami. For those who dare, come dressed in your costume and receive a complimentary cocktail.
With a front - row seat to picturesque views of Miami’s magnificent cityscape, Baia Beach Club makes for an unforgettable Halloween in The Magic City. On Halloween, guests who come dressed up will receive any complimentary cocktail of their choice. Full menu available here.
Photo by Mondrian South Beach
Made in MARKET: Pizza Making Class, MARKET at EDITION | Saturday, October 21st, 6PM-8PM
Roll up your sleeves and learn the art of pizza making at MARKET at EDITION’s ‘Made in MARKET: Pizza Making Class, located at The Miami Beach EDITION. Led by expert Chef Nyitre Rodgers, Executive Sous Chef of MARKET at EDITION, this hands-on experience will teach the experience of crafting the perfect pizza from scratch. From making, stretching, and shaping the dough, to customizing your own pie to suit your taste; guests will learn the ins and outs of pizza making, savor their creations and leave with the skills and recipe to recreate the perfect slice at home.
Made in MARKET: Pizza Making Class will be Saturday, October 21st from 6PM-8PM. Tickets are $40 per guest and includes 2 handmade pizzas and a drink. Book here.
Cocktail Master Class, MATADOR BAR | Sunday, October 22nd 6PM-8PM
Matador Bar, the elegant cocktail lounge at The Miami Beach EDITION invites you to an intimate cocktail Master Class as MATADOR BAR’s renowned bartenders pull back the curtain and reveal the secrets of world-class mixology. This unique experience offers guests the exclusive opportunity to learn the rich history and secrets behind spirits used to create exquisite cocktails. The talented team of mixologists will guide you through the steps to craft two unique surprise cocktails, while providing tips & tricks along the way to help perfect your technique.
MATADOR BAR’s Cocktail Master Class is a sit-down experience and will be offered Sunday, October 22nd from 6PM-8PM. With the purchase of a ticket, guests can enjoy 2 cocktails and light bites. Book here.
Movies in the Sand, Tropicale | Sunday, October 29th, 7:30PM-10:30PM
Be transported to a world of witches, spells, and Halloween horrors at Tropicale, the chic beachfront venue at The Miami Beach EDITION’s sandbox, as it presents a special outdoor screening of the original Hocus Pocus. Guests can enjoy this exclusive screening in the comfort of the lush beach setting; tickets include entry & a bucket of warm popcorn ($25); or for the ultimate luxury, enjoy the couples experience including entry for 2 guests, a bottle of prosecco, hummus spread, chef-curated cheese board, and popcorn ($150).
Tropicale: Movies in the Sand Hocus Pocus screening will be Sunday, October 29th, 7:30PM-10:30PM. Reservations here.
Breast Cancer Awareness Month, MARKET at EDITION | Everyday through the month of October
MARKET at EDITION, the 21st century food bazaar—part patisserie, part boulangerie, part salumeria, located at The Miami Beach EDITION invites you to sip in support of Breast Cancer Awareness Month. For the month of October, immerse yourself in the delightful flavors of the Raspberry Hibiscus Mocktail, infused with Raspberry Hibiscus tea, blackberry syrup, lemon, sparkling water and beautifully topped with fee foam. For each Raspberry Hibiscus Mocktail purchased in the month of October, a percentage of proceeds will be donated to Susan G. Komen, aiding in their mission to invest in breakthrough research to prevent and cure breast cancer.
Photo by The Miami Beach EDITION
National Mezcal Day | Saturday, October 21st, 7PM-10PM at Bar Moxy
Join Union Mezcal at Bar Moxy and dance the night away with DJs spinning Tribal and Tulum vibes while sipping astonishing concoctions based on this ancient spirit.
Samba Sunday | Sunday, October 22nd, 6PM-2AM at Como Como
Head to Moxy Miami South Beach’s Como Como for Miami’s most-loved Brazilian Party experience, Samba Sunday. Enjoy the vibrant energy and Brazilian flair of Samba Sunday and keep the party going late night. RSVP on Instagram @samba.sunday
Complete Body Burn by Caitlin | Saturday, October 28th, 9:30AM-11:15AM at The Upside
Join Caitlin Spears, Certified Health, Nutrition, Fitness Coach and Influencer for a 50-minute Full Body Burn class at Moxy Miami South Beach’s The Upside! Enjoy sponsored goodies and a low impact, full body class for all levels. Tickets linked here, use code MOXY at checkout.
Dia De Los Muertos | Tuesday, November 1st, Starting at 4PM at Serena & Bar Moxy
This Dia De Los Muertos, indulge in Serena's tantalizing menu and expertly crafted cocktails, while you dance the night away in your best costume to masterfully mixed DJ sets from 7PM-11PM. For a spookier time, Serena will be offering the limited edition Muerte Negra Margarita, a wicked and thrilling combination of tequila, agave, lime, and activated charcoal served with a spicy salt rim ($16).
Somatic Activated Healing Method with Ludovica Martella | Sunday, October 22nd, 7-8:30pm
Through the power of ecstatic dance, breathwork, mantra, and meditation, the Somatic Activated Healing Method (SAH) guides you toward releasing stored emotions in your body. It's time to let go of what no longer serves you and create space for new experiences and growth by leveraging the connection between our bodies and our minds. The last thirty minutes will be dedicated to cooling down with a collective Reiki ceremony to seal in all of the emotional release. Tickets are available for $75 a person and include indoor baths afterward. To sign up, click here.
Deeper Connection & Intimacy with Michelle Alva | Friday, October 27th, 7-8:30pm
Are you too much in your head and not enough in your body? Tantra is an ancient practice that teaches us to enjoy every moment more fully alive and embodied. In this intimacy class, learn ways to naturally energize by releasing tension, and awakening your creative, sexual energy, which is also your healing and loving energy! You will feel magnetic and radiant after this class. Allow Michelle Alva, Tantra Practitioner, and Creator of the ALVA Method (Amplify Love Vibrate Abundance), to guide you on a journey through breath, movement, sound, and aphrodisiac oils that leave you feeling free, light, and clear on all levels. This class is great for singles, and couples. Get ready for fun! Tickets are available for $75 a person and includes indoor baths afterward. To sign up click here.
Full Moon Kirtan | Saturday October 28, 7:00 – 9:00pm
Join us in the Gardens for a complimentary soul-stirring Kirtan, Bhakti Yoga, Chanting, and Singing event! Experience the rhythmic harmony of ancient Mantras and syllables as we come together under the glow of the Full Moon in a blissful celebration of music, meditation, and community. Let your heart soar in divine melody and immerse yourself in the sacred sounds of Kirtan - bringing peace, joy, and unity.
Halloween at The Standard | Tuesday, October 31st 6-10PM at The Gardens
Step into a hauntingly delightful evening surrounded by a maze of mezcal stations through The Standard Spa’s mesmerizing gardens. Tickets to this exclusive event are available at $100 + fees for our standard members and $130 + fees for guests and non-members. Your ticket offers a gateway to an open bar, ensuring you can savor a curated selection of mezcals including The Lost Explorer, Ilegal Mezcal, Contraluz / Nocheluna Sotol, Dos Hombres, Vago, Union, and Pierde Almas. As you journey through, enjoy delectable passed bites such as creamy Queso Fundido and classic Tacos, zesty Street Corn, and seasonal Sugar Skull Sugar Cookies. Adding to the hysterical allure of the evening, participate in tarot card readings and encounter spooky guests along the way. To purchase tickets, click here.