There is a lot more to Miami than the hottest clubs and beautiful beaches. In fact, there are many events in Miami that garner attention for business and pleasure each year. Some of them are sure to pique your interest, like these five events that beg to be attended – and private jets will take you there quickly, efficiently, and comfortably.

Charter a private jet to Miami.

Charter a private jet to Miami.

1) The Art Basel Event in Miami

Art Basel 2016 takes place December 1st through 4th. This event is an absolute must for anyone who works in the art industry or who is a fan of modern and contemporary art. It features established as well as emerging stars in various mediums, including: painting, sculpting, film, photography, and more. Flying by private aircraft means you have plenty of room to bring new acquisitions home with you, without concerns over these valuable items getting lost or misdirected along the way or without having to wait for them to be shipped to you.

2) The Food Network and Cooking Channel South Beach Wine and Food Festival

The 2017 Food Network and Cooking Channel South Beach Wine and Food Festival is presented by Food and Wine and takes places February 22, 2017 through February 26, 2017. Once called the Taste of South Beach, this event has become the quintessential foodie event of Miami. It features top chefs from around the world as well as a variety of gourmet food, wine, and cooking products. The event offers cooking demonstrations, wine tastings, and seminars. Flying by a private airplane will allow you to bring along a few friends in at atmosphere of close camaraderie and have a little extra room for all the new items you purchase during your time in Miami.

Ocean Drive in Miami as viewed at dusk from the beach.

Ocean Drive in Miami as viewed at dusk from the beach.

3) Miami Fashion Week

Each spring, Miami Fashion Week takes place in the Wynwood Arts District. The event, which began in 1998 is the largest of its type featuring Latin American and Caribbean fashion designers. The details for the 2017 event are, as of yet, undefined, but Antonio Banderas, who launched his own collection of men’s wear in 2016, was the honorary president at the 2016 event.

Miami Fashion Week is a popular event to charter a private plane to.

Miami Fashion Week is a popular event to charter a private plane to.

While most people might believe that Miami Fashion Week would be confined to resort and swimwear, there is an impressive selection of evening wear, menswear, and intimate wear on display for the occasion. Despite this, resort wear is the main course of the event, which appeals to anyone with an interest in Latin American or Caribbean designers.

4) Miami International Boat Show

Anyone in the market for a new boat – or who simply happens to love all things nautical is sure to appreciate a quick trip to Miami to enjoy the Miami International Boat Show. Set to take place February 16th through the 20th of 2017, the event is produced by the National Marine Manufacturers Association. The show features a wide range of marine products including electronics great, safety products, watersports equipment, dock accessories, engines, generators, fishing gear, and even boat clothing. Everything you could possibly need to make your boating experience more exciting, pleasant, and even comfortable can be found at this impressive event.

5) Billboard Latin Music Awards

The longest running and most prestigious of Latin music awards, the Billboard Latin Music Awards is set to take place at Bank United Center in Coral Gables, Florida from June 14th through the 18th of 2017. The ceremonies not only award music chart performance (or longevity), but also awards the Spirit of Hope award for humanitarian efforts made by Latin musicians and a Lifetime Achievement Award. Eligibility is open to artists from the U.S., Latin America, Spain, and other countries who perform Latin music.

Flying to Miami via private aviation is always fun and exciting as Miami is a wonderland of great food, music, art, and culture. Flying private for one of these amazing events only elevates the experience.

The bespoke travel arm of Presidential Aviation specializes in arranging fully customized travel experiences to suit your interests and lifestyle to many destinations throughout the world, including Miami, of course.

Call us today and let us deal with the details of your Miami trip so that you can focus all your energy and attention toward enjoying the experience.