Carnaval on the Mile – Miami, U.S.A.
Carnaval on the Mile is a street festival that takes up the entire length of Downtown Coral Gables’ busiest street, Miracle Mile, for a full weekend. Taking place annually for over 35 years, it’s one of the most popular events to take place in Coral Gables closes off the entire length of Miracle Mile for a weekend full of music, art, food and activities. Attendees can enjoy over 120 fine artists, sculptures, paintings, photography, crafts and jewelry of the highest caliber.
There are over 30 musical groups that will perform Latin Funk, Jazz, Rock, Carribean, Folk and more. The 3 stages can be found at the following locations:
- Heineken Stage – on Ponce
- Florida Community Bank Stage – on Douglas
- Telemundo stages – LeJeune
The event is free and open to all ages. You can even bring your dogs to enjoy the atmosphere or hang out at the on-site pup cafe. Visitors can enjoy many fine foods, wines, spirits and more.
Carnaval On The Mile is widely considered more of a more relaxed and family friendly event in comparison to the more wild party that happens the following week, “Calle Ocho.”