Festivals & Fairs Miami-Dade County

Miami Broward Carnival 2018

Miami Carnival Parade & Concert 2018Sunday, October 7, 12pm-11pm Miami-Dade County Fair and Exposition, 10901 SW 24 St, Miami

Miami Broward Carnival celebrates the pulsating steel pan and soca music, dazzling costumes, sumptuous foods and lively spirit of South Florida,s Caribbean and international community, with an action packed schedule of festivities. The Parade of the Bands takes place on Sunday, October 7, 2018. The parade starts at noon (doors open at 11am) and ends at 11 pm with a concert that follows the judging of the bands. Steelband groups compete for the coveted title of “Panorama Champion”. Panorama is held on Carnival Friday and is hosted at the Central Broward Regional Park Cricket Stadium from 5pm-11pm. After the bands parade on the streets the fun doesn’t end. It actually intensifies, as the bands take to the stage to be judged by a panel of experts from the carnival industry. On the big stage, the bands act out their portrayals before the judges in an attempt to win the coveted title “Band of the Year“. The concert segment of Miami Broward One Carnival on Carnival Sunday, allows for the showcase of international Caribbean talent. The concert has featured powerhouse soca acts and live bands. #MiamiCarnival @MIABROCARNIVAL