Super Bowl LIVE Walkway Bayfront Park

Rendering photo of Super Bowl LIVE walkway at Bayfront Park. Photo courtesy of Karla Fortuny

The countdown for Super Bowl LIV in Miami begins with South Florida festivities all leading up to the big game Sunday, Feb. 2.

Some of the hottest Super Bowl LIV events will begin this weekend, with a week-long celebration to include, activities, special guest appearances and musical performances.

Take a look at some of the action-packed events to take place this year.

 

DOWNTOWN MIAMI

“Super Bowl LIVE”

Super Bowl LIVE amphitheater

Rendering photo of Super Bowl LIVE amphitheater at Bayfront Park. Photo courtesy of Karla Fortuny

The Miami Super Bowl Host Committee will bring together the community’s top local business leaders, community representatives, tourism officials and football personnel around a common cause – making Super Bowl LIV a historic experience both for visitors and for locals across South Florida. Additionally, Super Bowl LIV will mark the culmination of the 100th season anniversary of the NFL and will feature special events and activities.

WHO: Hosted by: The Miami Super Bowl Host Committee. Presented by: Verizon

WHAT: Evening concerts at the amphitheater, parades, a tailgate party, water show and more. Visit miasbliv.com for detailed schedule.

WHEN: Saturday, Jan. 25 to Saturday, Feb. 1.

WHERE: Bayfront Park, 301 Biscayne Blvd., Miami, Florida.

ADMISSION: For admission information, visit www.MIASBLIV.com.

“21st Annual Super Bowl Gospel Celebration”

Super Bowl Gospel Celebration

This family-friendly, NFL-sanctioned event blends the top gospel and contemporary Christian singers along with Grammy Award-winning artists, NFL players and special guests to give the audience an evening of uplifting music and inspiration.  

WHO: Hosted by: Rickey Smiley

WHAT: The one-hour television premiere will air on the BET Network on Saturday, Feb. 1 at 8 p.m. EST/ 7 p.m. CST and again on Sunday, Feb. 2. For more information, visit www.superbowlgospel.com.

WHEN: Thursday, Jan. 30 at 7:30 p.m.

WHERE: James L. Knight Center, 400 SE Second Avenue, Miami, Florida.

ADMISSION: For admission information, visit www.superbowlgospel.com.

MIAMI GARDENS

“SuperFest Miami LIVE”

SuperFest

SuperFest Miami LIVE will be the ultimate experience featuring family-friendly activities for fans of all ages. It will offer a fun way for locals and visitors alike to enjoy the energy surrounding the big game. Attendees will also experience some of the most premier VIP experiences with today's biggest celebrities and athletes.

WHO: Hosted by: The City of Miami Gardens. Musical performances by: Plies, Polo G and DaniLeigh

WHAT: SuperFest Miami LIVE will include multiple stages with grammy nominated artists performing, multiple on-site parties, full scale carnival rides, and a food & gaming village estimated to serve over 200,000 people visiting the grounds throughout the ten days of events. Visit www.SuperFestMiami.com for detailed schedule.

WHEN: Friday, Jan. 24 to Monday, Feb. 3

WHERE: 19101 NW 27th Ave., Miami Gardens, Florida.

ADMISSION: For more information and ticket pricing, visit www.SuperFestMiami.com

“Vewtopia Music Festival”

Vewtopia Artists

Vewtopia Music Festival will make its festival debut on Super Bowl weekend, featuring 14 hours of live performances and interactive experiences that combine music and arts over the course of two days. 

WHO: Hosted by: VEW Live! Musical performances by: Cardi B; Migos; Chris Brown; DJ Khaled; Megan Thee Stallion; Gunna and more. Visit vewtopia.com for updated artist lineup.

WHAT: Music and Arts Festival

WHEN: Friday, Jan. 31 to Saturday, Feb. 1

WHERE: 19101 NW 27th Ave., Miami Gardens, Florida.

ADMISSION: Two-day tickets are currently on sale for $149. Visit vewtopia.com to purchase tickets. 

 

WYNWOOD

“Shaq’s Funhouse Miami”

Shaq's Funhouse

Part music festival, part carnival and part circus, “Shaq’s Fun House” blends super star talent with a unique over-the-top interactive carnival experience.

WHO: Hosted by: Shaquille O’Neal in partnership with Medium Rare, Joe Silberzweig and Adam Richman. Musical performances by: DaBaby; Diddy; Diplo; Pitbull; Tiesto; Carnage; Diesel and more. Visit shaqsfunhouse.com for updated lineup.

WHAT: Music festival, carnival and circus

WHEN: Friday, Jan. 31. Visit shaqsfunhouse.com for detailed schedule.

WHERE: Mana Convention Center, 318 NW 23rd St., Wynwood Arts District

ADMISSION: For ticket information, visit www.shaqsfunhouse.com

NORTH MIAMI

“Taste of North Miami Pre-Super Bowl Celebration”

Taste of North Miami Chefs

The Haitian-American Chamber of Commerce of Florida welcomes all to come out to enjoy some good vibes and taste some Caribbean food made by top celebrity chefs!

WHO: Hosted by: The Haitian-American Chamber of Commerce of Florida. Celebrity chefs: Chef Jouvens; Chef Thia; Chef Irie Spice and Chef Lemaire.

WHAT: Caribbean food tasting with celebrity chefs

WHEN: Friday, Jan. 31 from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m.

WHERE: NoMi Red Garden, 12351 NW 7th Ave., North Miami, Florida.

ADMISSION: $20 general admission. Visit www.eventbrite.com/e/taste-of-north-miami-tickets-90488689105 to purchase tickets.

“Fitness Football Fantasy Experience”

Enjoy an invigorating workout while meeting others who enjoy a fit and healthy lifestyle or simply love football. Men and women of all fitness levels are welcome to join the fun. There will be food and water for everyone.

WHO: Hosted by NFL player and Super Bowl champion Isaiah Stanback

WHAT: Host and fitness influencer introductions; warm-up and hydration; Fitness Football Fantasy Workout and stretch and cool-down.

WHEN: Saturday, Feb. 1 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.

WHERE: Base Camp Miami, 300 NE 61st St., North Miami, Florida.

ADMISSION: Free

“Zo’s Celebrity Golf Classic Draft Party”

WHO: Hosted by Chris Spencer. Sounds by DJ Fly Guy. Special guest: NBA Hall of Famer Alonzo Mourning.

WHEN: Thursday, Jan. 30 from 6:30 p.m. to 11 p.m.

WHERE: Warren Henry Auto Group, 2300 NE 151st St., North Miami, Florida.

ADMISSION: $100, Tickets can be purchased at, https://www.eventbrite.com/e/zos-celebrity-golf-classic-super-bowl-edition-tickets-90486743285?aff=ebdssbdestsearch

“NFL Play Football Family Festival”

The 2020 Play Football Family Festival will include fun football related activities, special guest speakers, a parents’ forum, youth league sign-up stations, music, food trucks and giveaways. Clinics will be led by USA Football certified coaches.

WHEN: Saturday, Feb. 1 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.

WHERE: North Miami Stadium, 2555 NE 151st St., North Miami, Florida.

ADMISSION: Free, Visit, https://www.eventbrite.com/e/2020-nfl-play-football-family-festival-miami-fl-tickets-86293362771 to sign up.

MIAMI BEACH

Fifth Annual “1st and Future” Super Bowl Competition

This year’s event will feature two categories of competition. The first category, the NFL 1st and Future Analytics Competition, gives applicants access to NFL data sets to examine the effects that playing on synthetic turf versus natural turf can have on player movements and the factors that may contribute to lower extremity injuries. The second category, the Innovations to Advance Athlete Health and Safety Competition, invites submissions for innovations that could improve player health and safety, including but not limited to: protective equipment, medical devices, sensors and training devices.

The top submissions from each category will present their solutions on-stage during the event.

WHO: Hosted by: The National Football League in collaboration with the University of Miami

WHAT: Analytics Competition and Innovations to Advance Athlete Health and Safety Competition

WHEN: Friday, Jan. 31 from 10 a.m. to noon

WHERE: Miami Beach Convention Center Sunset Vista Ballroom, 1901 Convention Center Drive, Miami Beach, Florida.

ADMISSION: Visit www.nfl.com/1standfuture for admission information.

"Big Game Big Give"

"Big Game Big Give" presented by Oasis House is a event that will benefit national philanthropic advancement and local Miami nonprofits including Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center. The gala is thrown annually in the Super Bowl’s host city and has been voted the number one Super Bowl party by ESPN The Magazine. 

WHO: Filmmaker Michael Bay and Breaking Bad star’s Bryan Cranston and Aaron Paul to co-host. Performance by Academy Award winning actor and singer Jamie Foxx. This year’s event will honor NFL legend Jim Brown.

WHAT: Charity event featuring celebrity performances, a CBD wellness area by Charlotte’s Web, surprise appearances, a live auction, curated cocktail stations and catering by award-winning chef Adrianne Calvo. 

WHEN: Saturday, Feb. 1 from 6:30 p.m. to 10 p.m.

WHERE: Oasis House on Star Island

ADMISSION: Limited tickets are available for purchase. Email, 

bgbg@givingback.org

 

HOLLYWOOD

“29th annual Taste of the NFL’s Party with a Purpose”

The Taste of the NFL’s annual star-studded strolling wine and food event will bring together exceptional cuisine; over 40 prominent chefs from around the country; NFL players; coaches; legends; celebrities and more, all to support the fight against hunger. The nationwide fundraising campaign’s net proceeds directly support food banks nationwide. The event will feature a chef from each NFL city serving their signature dish alongside a current or alumni NFL player.

WHO: The team of national guest hosts for 2020 includes: Coach Don Shula serving as the National Honorary Chair; Chef Andrew Zimmern – National Culinary Host; Chef Adam Richman – Florida Culinary Host and Ben Leber as the National Player Host.

WHAT: Food made by chefs from cities of the Super Bowl teams -- San Francisco, California and Kansas City, Missouri. For full menu, visit www.tasteofthenfl.com/event-menu

WHEN: Saturday, Feb. 1

WHERE: Diplomat Beach Resort, 3555 S. Ocean Drive, Hollywood, Florida.

ADMISSION: Tickets can be purchased at www.tasteofthenfl.com/tickets

 

OVERTOWN

 “Ernie Barnes: From Pads To Palette, Art Of A Former NFL Player”

WHO: Presented by: Hampton Art Lovers. Featuring: Ernie Barnes

WHAT: A pop-up showcase of Barnes sports related rare works on paper for Super Bowl week. 

WHEN: Jan. 18 to Feb. 2 

WHERE: Ward Rooming House Gallery, 249 NW Ninth Street, Miami, Florida.

ADMISSION: Free, visit https://www.eventbrite.com/e/ernie-barnes-from-pads-to-palette-the-art-and-life-of-a-former-nfl-player-tickets-87190470043 to RSVP. 

“Historic Overtown One Hour Walking Tour”

WHO: Presented by: CHAT South Florida

WHEN: Jan. 24 to Feb. 3, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.

ADMISSION: $20, Visit www.ChatSouthFlorida.com to RSVP 

“Historic Overtown Food Tour”

WHO: Presented by CHAT South Florida

WHEN: Jan. 24 to Feb. 29, from 2:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

ADMISSION: $69, Visit www.ChatSouthFlorida.com to RSVP

“The Return”

"The Return" artist lineup

WHO: Presented by: Headliner Market Group. Special guests: Diddy; 2 Chainz and Quavo from “Migos”

WHEN: Jan. 30 at 11 p.m. to Jan. 31 at 5 a.m.

WHERE: Karu & Y, 71 NW 14th St., Miami, Florida.

ADMISSION: Visit www.HeadlinerSuperBowlMiami.com to purchase tickets.

“Solefly X Jordan Flag Football Classic”

WHO: Presented by: SoleFly and Overtown Optimist Club

WHAT: Friday night lights flag football game

WHEN: Jan. 31 from 7:30 p.m. to 10 p.m.

WHERE: Gibson Park, 401 NW 12th St., Miami, Florida.

ADMISSION: $5, Visit https://www.eventbrite.com/e/solefly-x-jordan-flag-football-classic-tickets-87363433381 to RSVP 

“The Super Game Kickoff” 

The Super Game Kickoff lineup

WHO: Presented by: Headliner Market Group. Special guests: Jamie Foxx; Chris Brown; Fabolous and Fat Joe.

WHEN: Jan. 31 at 11 p.m. to Feb. 1 at 5 a.m. 

WHERE: Karu & Y, 71 NW 14th St., Miami, Florida.

ADMISSION: Visit www.HeadlinerSuperBowlMiami.com to purchase tickets. 

“Vewtopia Community Day”

WHO: Presented by: Florida Film House

WHAT: Family fun; free food; sound stage; activities; music; performances and special celebrity appearances from Vewtopia performers.

WHEN: Feb. 1, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. 

WHERE: Dorsey Park, 1701 NW First Avenue, Miami, Florida.

ADMISSION: Free

“Community Conversations: Justice For All Series Featuring Attorney Benjamin Crump”

WHO: Presented by: Going Overtown. Special guest: Civil rights attorney Ben Crump

WHAT: This event is part of the Black Police Precinct and Courthouse Museum’s 2020 “Justice For All” series, featuring community conversations and workshops around issues that impact the justice system and communities of color. Ben Crump will be on hand to share from his book and discuss the importance of voting in judicial races. 

WHEN: Feb. 1 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.

WHERE: Historic Black Police Precinct and Courthouse Museum, 480 NW 11th St., Miami, Florida. 

ADMISSION: $40, All proceeds will go to support the Historic Black Police Precinct and Courthouse Museum, a cultural Experience Overtown destination.

“MIATL 2020” 

Future and Lil Baby

WHO: Presented by: Headliner Market Group. Special guests: Future and Lil Baby 

WHEN: Feb. 1 at 11 p.m. to Feb. 2 at 5 a.m. 

WHERE: Karu & Y, 71 NW 14th St., Miami, Florida.

ADMISSION: Visit www.HeadlinerSuperBowlMiami.com to purchase tickets. 

“Annual Big Game LIV Watch Party Miami Pop-up”

WHO: Presented by: The Black Archives Historic Lyric Theater

WHAT: There will be cash bars; food vendors; billiards; cigars and more. It will include pool table access; a beanbag toss; DJ; cigar lounge and the big game.

WHEN: Feb. 2 from 3 p.m. to 11:30 p.m. 

WHERE: The Black Archives Historic Lyric Theater Cultural Arts Complex, 819 NW Second Avenue, Miami, Florida.

ADMISSION: Free, Visit https://www.eventbrite.com/e/annual-big-game-liv-watch-party-miami-pop-up-tickets-80155089029 to RSVP.

“Super Brunch Sunday”

WHO: Presented by: Groovin’ Bean Coffee Bar and Lounge

WHAT: Five for $5 wings; snapper; shrimp and grits; chicken and waffles and more.

WHEN: Feb. 2, from 4 p.m. to 11:30 p.m.

WHERE: Groovin’ Bean Coffee Bar and Lounge, 801 NW Third Avenue, Suite 104, Miami, Florida.

ADMISSION: Free

 

MIAMI DESIGN DISTRICT

“Off the Field Players’ Wives Association 19th Annual Fashion Show”

More than 40 wives and significant others of current and former NFL players, including this year's Off the Field event chairs, Dionne Boldin (wife of Anquan Boldin, retired three-time Pro-Bowler, 2015 Walter Payton Man of the Year and Super Bowl Champion); Kijifa Vick (wife of Michael Vick, retired four-time Pro-Bowler); and Ericka Lassiter (wife of NFL safety Kwamie Lassiter), among others, will walk the runway in fashions from the Miami Design District's retail stores including: Alice & Olivia, Boheme Boutique, Cuyana, Emilio Pucci, Frame, Hublot, Jhoanna Alba, Kiki de Montparnasse, Lanvin, Sevan Bıçakçı, Tighemi and Zadig et Voltaire. Additionally, contributors from ESPN's The Undefeated, Kelley Carter and Jason Reid are confirmed to emcee the event, where football, fashion and philanthropy will collide. All proceeds from the fashion show will benefit former First Lady Michelle Obama's Reach Higher Initiative to inspire students in the U.S. to complete their education past high school.

WHO: Presented by Miami Design District. Hosted by: ESPN's The Undefeated, Kelley Carter and Jason Reid. Featuring: Dionne Boldin (wife of Anquan Boldin, retired three-time Pro-Bowler, 2015 Walter Payton Man of the Year and Super Bowl Champion); Kijifa Vick (wife of Michael Vick, retired four-time Pro-Bowler); and Ericka Lassiter (wife of NFL safety Kwamie Lassiter)

WHAT: Fashion show

WHEN: Friday, Jan. 31

WHERE: Miami Design District Palm Court, 140 NE 39th St., Miami, Florida.

ADMISSION: VIP tickets AND seating are limited. For more information and to purchase tickets, please visit: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/otfpwa-19th-annual-charity-fashion-show-tickets-76182761691

“Super Style Week”

A week-long series devoted to all things Super Bowl, encompassing a series of in-store events, engaging panels and various other activations hosted by star athletes and commentators at some of the neighborhood’s top retailers including Fight Club, The Spot Barbershop, Tod’s, and Van Cleef & Arpels.

WHO: Presented by Miami Design District

WHAT: Visit http://www.miamidesigndistrict.net/ for full event schedule.

WHEN: Monday, Jan. 27 to Sunday, Feb. 2

WHERE: Various locations in Miami Design District, 3841 NE Second Avenue, Miami, Florida.

ADMISSION: Free

UNIVERSITY PARK 

“Celebrity Flag Football Game”

Current and former pro-athletes and celebrities are taking their talents to the field this weekend in the 20th annual “Celebrity Flag Football Challenge.” Hip-Hop sensation Roscoe Dash and South Florida native Jake Miller will join former NFL players Warrick Dunn, Michael Irvin and Donovan McNabb, current Miami Dolphins Walt Aikens, Jerome Baker and Albert Wilson and many more.

WHO: Presented by SunTrust now Truist. 

WHEN: Saturday, Feb. 1

11 a.m. – Doors open for tailgating, pregame festivities

12 p.m. – Military scrimmage begins

1 p.m. – Celebrity Flag Football Challenge kickoff

WHERE: Riccardo Silva Stadium at Florida International University, 11310 SW 17th St, Miami, Florida.

ADMISSION: Tickets can be purchased at, https://www.suntrust.com/lp/confidence-classic

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