Top 5 Things to Do in Miami in October

As temperatures are cooling up, Miami is heating up! There's always something to do in this magic city but, here's what you need to do in October.

1. Vecinos "Trick or Treat" Market at The Moxy South Beach

Sweat, shop and treat yourself! Head on over to the Moxy Hotel Rooftop on October 30th. The fun starts at 8AM with Yoga by Bibi Julz followed by Glutes Check at 9 AM with Starr Hawkins (aka: @BabyMommaFit).

Attendees will also be able to shop products from local Miami businesses kudos to Vecinos Market. In spirit of Halloween, Vecinos Market will also provide festive cookies by Sarah Lu Confections. Whether you're looking to work out or shop, come one - come all!

No entry free! Event will be held at The Upside at Moxy Hotel South Beach (rooftop) located at 915 Washington Ave, Miami Beach, FL 33139.

2. Stone Crab Season

Hello see-food diet! The best time of the year is officially here. From Oct. 15th - May 1st you can enjoy stone crabs throughout the city. For an iconic experience, visit Joes Stone Crab to get your fix or score discounted claws during happy hour at Monty's Raw Bar.

Another alternative to enhance any family night dinner or special occasion includes ordering fresh stone crabs from George Stone Crab!

3. Cimafunk

On Saturday, October 16th at 8 PM, the North Beach Bandshell comes to life with the sounds of the pioneer bringing Afro-Cuban funk to the world and one of the most exciting new faces in the Latin music space.

A cross between James Brown and old Havana sounds, Cuban-bred Cimafunk and his band will bring a dance party like never before as you get down to a subtle and bold mix of funk with Cuban music and African rhythms.

North Beach Bandshell is located at 275 Collins Ave, Miami Beach, FL 33141. Doors open at 7 PM, buy tickets here.

4. Haunted House - "Cortez Manor" at the Curtiss Mansion

This Halloween, the Curtiss Mansion brings "Cortez Manor, the Manor of Fear" from Oct 7 through 31st. The historic property has been transformed into a haunted house where guests can enter if they dare. Before touring, enjoy food, music and challenging games with an opportunity to win prizes at the Manor Market. Manor Market opens at 6pm every night of the Haunted House. Games can be played for an additional cost.

Tickets start at $29, purchase here. Curtiss Mansion is located at 500 Deer Run, Miami Springs, FL 33166.

5. Craft Spirits Festival

Calling all cocktail conn osiers and spirit lover alike. On October 8th at 6:30 PM, sip more than 100+ of the world's best Gins, Rums, Tequilas, Vodkas, Whiskies and Liqueurs plus delicious cocktails. Immerse yourself in the incredibly cool Cruz Building where the atmosphere is perfect to enjoy "Cocktail Culture". Enjoy delicious hors d'oeuvres from local restaurants while listening to live Prohibition-era Jazz or head over to the cigar terrace.

A portion of the proceeds benefit the non-profit Miami Chapter of the United States Bartenders Guild - Hospitality Education Fund.

Doors open at 6:30 PM. Tickets start at $65, purchase here. The Cruz Building is located at 3157 Commodore Plaza, Miami, FL 33133.