Just one visit to the vibrant streets or the beautiful beaches of Miami and you will see why this southern city is such a popular escape for so many Americans. Miami is home to a lot of flare, live music, great shopping and dining, and of course the world famous night life. There is no other place in the United States quite like Miami and with the fun and carefree atmosphere of this tropical city, it should be expected that some of the best live events are held in Miami every year. From professional sporting events to live concerts and theater shows, everyone seems to want to venture to Miami to enjoy all that this famous city has to offer.
There are several professional sports teams in the city of Miami and tickets to see some of the country’s most successful teams can easily be purchased whenever they are in season. Perhaps the most notable team from Miami today is the Miami Heat professional basketball team. With big names like Dwayne Wade, Chris Bosch and Lebron James on the roster, this is one of the most publicized and successful teams in the NBA. These games are held in the American Airlines Arena in downtown Miami. There is also the Florida Panthers ice hockey team who play in the BankAtlantic Center and the Miami FC professional soccer team. Football fans can watch the Miami Dolphins play at Dolphin Stadium in the Miami Gardens, a complex that also hosts the baseball field for the Florida Marlins professional baseball team.
There is a large latin music presence in the city of Miami and those looking to see live latin music played nightly can find tickets to see their favorite bands at some of the city’s smaller more intimate music venues. Those looking to see the bigger name popular artists can catch shows at places like the American Airlines Arena in downtown. The Fillmore Miami Beach at Jackie Gleason Theater hosts numerous live concerts and live theatrical performances as well. Finally, those interested in seeing performing arts at their best can visit the Arsht Center in Miami for classical music and live theater performances all year round