Best Of Southern Florida Events: November 9-November 16

Best of South Florida Events November 9-November 16

Best of South Florida Events November 9-November 16


Florida News: Events To Do November 9-November 16

Looking for something out of the ordinary to do in south Florida this weekend? Check out one of these great events going on in the area between November 9-16.

1. Downtown Miami Riverwalk Festival and Boat Parade

There’s a great event happening this weekend in downtown Miami on Saturday, at the Riverwalk Festival and Boat Parade. This wonderful, vibrant multicultural event provides local artists and vendors with the opportunity to interact with local residents and visitors in the beautiful and unique setting of the mouth of the Miami River.

  • Highlight: Boat parade
  • When: November 10, 2012 | 10am-4pm
  • Where: 325 – 335 S. Biscayne Blvd. (on the Riverwalk), Miami, FL 33132
  • Cost: Free

2. Miami Book Fair International

Head to the Miami Dade College campus between November 11 and November 18 for the Miami Book Fair International and participate in one of the country’s biggest and best literary gatherings. Period. Enjoy an entire week full of educational and cultural activities. Attend book signing, author readings and participate in the Evenings With series. Check out the popular Street Fair on the closed streets of downtown Miami that surround the college campus. The kids will love Children’s Alley. The list of activities goes on and on!

  • Highlight: Book love
  • When: November 11-18, 2012
  • Where: 300 N.E. Second Avenue, Miami, Florida
  • Cost: Varies

3. SwampFest

Visit Davie, Florida this weekend to celebrate the Everglades at a fun Flamingo Gardens festival. Jonathan “Cattail” Vasquez and Gus “Onebear” Batista from the television series “Swamp Men” will be on hand for a meet and greet. Meet the Reel-Deep artist Eddie Forbes, and admire his artwork in the Gallery which was inspired by the Everglades. Discover the new Wetlands Wharf and Pioneer Walkway on a Narrated Tram Tour with your family. Enjoy the “Swamp Feast,” live music, animal exhibits, tours and presentations, Kids SwampZone with bounce house and much much more!

  • Highlight: Pioneer Walkway
  • When: November 10, 2012 |9:30am-4:30pm
  • Where: 3750 S Flamingo Road, Davie, Florida 33330-1614
  • Cost: $6/adult, $5/children, Free/under 4

Tell us…

Which of these Southern Florida events would you be most likely to add to your vacation to do list?