Sep 14, 2016

Contact: GMCVB Media Relations at 305/539-3084, 800/955-3646 (U.S./Canada) or Erika Mayor, Fusion PR at 305/632-7323.

MIAMI, FL – (September 14, 2016) – The month of October means locals and visitors can enjoy amazing offers during Miami Attractions Month brought to you by the Greater Miami Convention & Visitors Bureau (GMCVB) from October 1 - October 31.  By visiting MiamiAttractionsMonth.com you can select from more than 15 of Miami’s best known and most family-friendly attractions providing Buy One, Get One Free admissions, special offers, hotel packages and unique experiences.  Program sponsor, Citibank, has joined once again to offer some great deals, including 10% off at select attraction gift shops and 10% off food and beverage at select attractions when paying with the Citi® card. 

Miami Attractions Month, is also a great opportunity to enjoy the cooler weather and visit some of Miami’s best attractions and events within heritage neighborhoods such as ‘Domino Park’ in Little Havana, the D.A. Dorsey House in Historic Overtown, Little Haiti’s Caribbean Marketplace, or the Coconut Grove Cemetery in Coconut Grove.

During the month of October, connect with us on our Facebook page @VisitMiami and look out for the Miami Attractions Month post for a chance to win (4) tickets to one of the participating attractions. Winners will be selected weekly. Enter the weekly ticket giveaways by commenting on our post. Giveaway ends October 24, 2016 at 1 p.m. EST.

To celebrate all the deals of Miami Attractions Month GMCVB will be hosting a special Kickoff event on Thursday, September 29, 5:30-8 p.m., at the HistoryMiami Museum at 101 W Flagler St. (MetroMover: Government Center).  Guests can RSVP at MiamiAttractions@GMCVB.com to enjoy complimentary light bites, drinks and a chance to see the latest gallery exhibits.  HistoryMiami is the premier cultural institution committed to preserving and celebrating Miami's history as the unique crossroads of the Americas. 

Participating attractions include:

  1. Black Police Precinct and Courthouse Museum
  2. Coral Castle 
  3. Coral Gables Museum
  4. Deering Estate
  5. GameTime 
  6. Gold Coast Railroad Museum
  7. HistoryMiami Museum
  8. Jungle Island
  9. Miami Children's Museum
  10. Miami Seaquarium
  11. Monkey Jungle
  12. Perez Art Museum Miami (PAMM)
  13. Pinecrest Gardens
  14. Sea Trek Reef Encounter at Miami Seaquarium
  15. Vizcaya Museum & Gardens
  16. Wings Over Miami Air Museum
  17. Zoo Miami
  18. Zoological Wildlife Foundation

“Miami Attractions Month has something special to offer for the whole family. Whether you’re a life-long resident or just visiting, October should be top of mind when planning a vacation,” said GMCVB President & CEO William D. Talbert, III, CDME. “Miami boast some of the best year-round weather, and with so many popular attractions offering great deals there is no reason to stay home.” 

Miami Attractions Month is part of the GMCVB’s increasingly popular Miami Temptations Program, which takes a thematic focus on the best that Miami with monthly deals and special events. Temptations programs include: Miami Cruise Month (January), Miami Romance Month (February), Shop Miami Month (March), Miami Sports and Wellness Month (April), Miami Museum Month (May), Miami Film Month (June), Miami Spa Month (July-August), Miami Spice Restaurant Month (August-September), Miami Live Arts Month (November) and Miami Heritage Month (December).  For more information on the Miami Temptations programs please visit www.MiamiTemptations.com or e-mail Media@MiamiandBeaches.com. 


**Editor's Note: Visuals and interviews with attractions management are available upon request.

    About The Greater Miami Convention & Visitors Bureau
    The Greater Miami Convention & Visitors Bureau (GMCVB) is an accredited not-for-profit sales and marketing organization whose mission is to attract visitors to Greater Miami and the Beaches for leisure, business and conventions. For a vacation guide visit our website at www.MiamiandBeaches.com or call 1-888-76-Miami (US/Canada only) or 305-447-7777. To reach the GMCVB offices dial 305-539-3000.  Meeting planners may call 1-800-933-8448 (US/Canada only) or 305-539-3071 or visit www.MiamiMeetings.com. To get further engaged with Miami and the Beaches, join the conversation by following us on our social media channels at Facebook.com/visitmiami, Twitter.com/miamiandbeaches, Instagram.com/miamiandbeaches and Pinterest.com/miamiandbeaches.