The 2016 Miami Broward Carnival Signature Events

It’s Columbus Day weekend and Miami Broward Carnival – the perfect timing for a weekend of island fetes, non-stop Caribbean dance parties, and a cultural celebration of Carnival. Tens of thousands of festival goers are expected to partake in the Carnival festivities, and Miami Soul has the weekend itinerary covered from dance parties, foam fetes, pool parties and everything in between.


Wednesday, October 7

Adventure Island
TSL Miami
167 NW 23rd St, Wynwood
Time: 9PM – 3AM
It’s a carnival warm-up fete and Welcome to Miami party with all of the festival goers in town for Carnival.


Thursday, October 8

Trini Jungle Juice: Arrivals – Rooftop Pool Party
Mayfair Hotel Rooftop Pool & Cabana
3000 Florida Ave, Coconut Grove
Time: 3PM – 10PM
Kickoff Carnival weekend with live performances. Dress Code: Swimwear (Bikinis + Board Shorts). Tickets available at


Friday, October 9

Socavivor – Rise Miami & Shine NYC
Historic Virginia Key Beach
4020 Virginia Beach Drive Key Biscayne
Time: 11AM – 5PM
Advance tickets: $30; VIP $70
All white daytime fete right on the beach.

Breakfast Party On Da Beach
North Shore Band Shell
7275 Collins Ave, Miami Beach
Time: 9AM
Tickets: $45 online; $50 tickets at retail outlets
Carnival happens on the beach with an all-inclusive two-hour breakfast and premium drinks and live performances by Lyrikal, Gyptian, Hypha Sounds, Saffire, and music by a collection of DJs.


Miami Broward Carnival Kings/Queens/Individuals and Panorama
Central Broward Regional Park
3700 NW 11th Pl, Lauderhill
Time: 3PM – 11PM
Admission: $15 advance tickets (on-line & select South Florida retail outlets)

Rock the Yacht Miami Carnival All White Yacht Party

South Beach Lady (boarding at Bayfront Park)
401 Biscayne Blvd, Miami
Time: 11:30PM – 4AM
Rapper Safaree hosts an all white carnival yacht party.

Scruples Block O Mania Street Party
On 6th Ave between NW 23rd & 24th St, Miami
Time: 10PM – 4AM
It’s a Carnival street party in the heart of Wynwood with free drinks all night and food on sale. Advance admission $55 at Caribbean retail outlets or online at

Black & White Cooler Evolution
Miami Dade Fairgrounds, Gate #2
10901 Coral Way
Time: 9PM – 4AM
It’s a BYOB black & white cooler party with multiple DJs and live performances by Kerwin Dubois and Destra Garcia. Advance tickets $45 on sale and leading West Indian outlets and online at


Saturday, October 10

Vale Vibe Miami: D’Original Vale Breakfast Party
Time: 4AM – 9:30AM
The highly anticipated annual overnight breakfast party experience with food and entertainment by international DJs and live artists. Address confirmed and emailed days before the event. For more info, visit

Miami Broward Carnival Jouvert 2015
Central Broward Regional Park
3700 NW 11th Place, Lauderhill
Time: 7AM – 2PM
The Original Burning Flames presents a jouvert party carnival celebration and celebrating Antigua’s 60 years of carnival. Advance tickets $55 all inclusive of food, drinks, and paint.


Miami Broward Carnival Official J’Ouvert
Central Broward Regional Park
3700 NW 11th Pl, Lauderhill
Time: 7AM – 2PM
Admission: $20 advance tickets (on-line & select South Florida retail outlets)

Socavivor Wet Fete Pool Party
Deauville Beach Resort
67th St & Collins Ave, Miami Beach
Time: 3PM – 10PM

Carnival weekend continues with a daytime pool party. Ladies free before 4pm with swimwear. Advance tickets $25 at

InstaJam Soca Insanity
Miami-Dade Fairgrounds
10901 Coral Way, Miami
Time: 9PM – 5AM
The Soca lineup for this massive Carnival party features live performances by Mr. Vegas, Bakanal Band, Kes, The Original Burning Flames, and more. General admission tickets: $50; VIP: $75. Tickets on sale at

Miami Carnival Oasis
Nikki Beach Miami
1 Ocean Drive, Miami Beach
Time: 11PM – 4AM
Hot 97’s Ciroc Boyz hosts a Carnival party with a Hip Hop area and Caribbean room. Tickets start at $20 at


Sunday, October 11


Miami Broward Carnival Parade of Bands and Concert
Miami-Dade Fairgrounds
10901 Southwest 24 St, Miami
Time: 11AM – 11PM
Admission: $27 online (on-line & select South Florida retail outlets)

I Love Soca
Mangos Tropical Cafe
900 Ocean Dr, Miami Beach
Time: 10PM – 4:30AM
The biggest Soca party features an international cast of DJs and live performances. Tickets $30 in advance at

Soca on South Beach

Clevelander South Beach, 1020 Ocean Dr, Miami Beach
Time: 9PM – 4AM
It’s an indoor/outdoor poolside carnival party with a large lineup of DJs and a surprise guest artist. Ladies free before 11pm; general admission $20 on sale at


Monday, October 12

Socavivor Boat Ride
Aboard SS Musette Yacht at Sea Isle Marina
1635 North Bayshore Dr, Miami
Time: Boarding: 6:30PM; Departs at 7:30PM
DJ Stephen presents a carnival finale with a board ride aboard a luxury yacht. Dress code: bright colors. Advance tickets: $40

Socavivor: Monday Tradition Last Lap
Briza on the Bay
1717 North Bayshore Dr, Miami
Time: 11PM – until
It’s the last lap of carnival and Socavivor closes out with one final party. Admission $10 before 12:15pm for everyone dressed in blue.

Foam Wet Carnival
America’s Backyard
100 SW 3rd Ave, Ft. Lauderdale

Carnival Monday Bash
The Warehouse
3500 NW 15th St, Lauderhill
Time: 3PM – Midnight
Carnival weekend closes out with an all day bash featuring music by Destra & Bakanal Band, The Original Burning Flames, and more. Tickets $37.