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What’s New & What to Do in Miami During F1 Week

As we near the anticipated Formula 1 Miami Grand Prix, here’s a look at what’s new and what to do during the event.

The Main Event

American Express Presents: Carbone Beach 

Major Food Group and American Express have announced the anticipated return ofAmerican Express Presents CARBONE BEACH. Taking place from May 2 – 5, 2024, the star-studded “Supper Club on The Sand” features the best in delicious cuisine, curated by Mario Carbone himself, and elite entertainment, including an impressive list of surprise performances. This year’s event will feature a refreshed design in a brand-new location. 

The first two years of American Express Presents CARBONE BEACH saw performances by Andrea Bocelli, Lauryn Hill, Kygo, Diana Ross, Nas, Wyclef Jean, Lauryn Hill, Busta Rhymes, Gipsy Kings, and Chloe Flower. Also in attendance were celebrities and athletes, including Super Bowl champions Travis Kelce and Patrick Mahomes, David Beckham, LeBron James, Derek & Hannah Jeter, James Cordon, Kevin and Kate Love, Gabrielle Union, Dwyane Wade, Serena Williams, Venus Williams, Jamie Foxx, Hailee Steinfeld, along with industry leaders such as Jeff Bezos, Ken Griffin, Stephen Ross and more. Tickets available at

What’s New & What to Do in Miami During F1 Week

Where to Eat & Drink

Lafayette Steakhouse⏤ Opening 1st week of May 

Mr. Hospitality Miami, the group behind Miami’s most opulent dining experiences, will unveil Lafayette Steakhouse, a sophisticated new American steakhouse experience. Occupying the iconic space formerly known as El Tucán, this new dining enclave artfully blends the allure of Speakeasy culture with the refinement of European elegance, promising an extraordinary culinary journey for discerning diners.

Jaya at The Setai

Jaya at The Setai⏤Nestled within the luxurious courtyard of The Setai Hotel, Jaya is an upscale Asian dining experience, led by Chef Vijayudu Veena. Jaya pays homage to diverse Asian cuisines, offering traditional dishes from the tandoor oven, wok curries, and Peking Duck, accompanied by nightly live entertainment. Jaya’s signature weekend brunches include the Saturday Rosé Brunch with live DJ entertainment and a bespoke brunch selection, and Sunday Jazz Brunch ft. live jazz performances and endless Champagne & Bloody Marys.

What’s New & What to Do in Miami During F1 Week

Giselle Miami

Giselle Miami⏤ Boasting mystique and an undeniable sense of allure, this rooftop restaurant resides atop E11EVEN Miami, offering a stylish culinary retreat amidst breathtaking views of downtown Miami alongside a carefully crafted menu fusing Asian, Mediterranean, and French-inspired flavors.

Queen Miami Beach

Queen Miami Beach⏤Experience the extraordinary transformation of the historic Paris Theater in South Beach as it welcomes Queen, a lavish two-story dining haven that breathes new life into the iconic Art Deco landmark. With its 21st-century Japanese-inspired grill, Queen honors the theater’s storied past while infusing it with fresh vigor and an ingredient-focused culinary journey led by Chef Mitchell Hesse. 

What’s New & What to Do in Miami During F1 Week

The Bar at The Setai

The Bar at The Setai⏤This stunning mother-of-pearl bar at The Setai features creative Asian-inspired cocktails and a chick ambiance that blends modernity and natural elements, making it the perfect spot for savoring expertly crafted libations or fine Japanese whiskey. 

Sweet Liberty Drinks & Supply Co.

Sweet Liberty Drinks & Supply Co.– Award-winning for its mixology, and famous for its innovative cocktails, lively atmosphere, and warm hospitality, this beloved bar is a top choice for locals and visitors seeking a vibrant cocktail-driven nightlife spot.

Bay Club

Bay Club⏤ Adjacent to Lucali, Bay Club offers a clandestine and dimly lit space with a full cocktail menu, rotating offerings from Lucali’s menu, and even bar-size pizzas. It’s quickly becoming a favorite spot for locals looking for a relaxed yet lively atmosphere to enjoy drinks in South Beach.

Night Swim Rooftop by Freehold Hospitality

Night Swim Rooftop by Freehold Hospitality⏤ Situated atop citizenM Miami Worldcenter Hotel, across from the Kaseya Center, Night Swim Rooftop offers panoramic views of Downtown Miami, specialty craft cocktails, and a daily happy hour that runs from 4pm-7pm and Sundays, 12pm-close.

Bouchon Bistro

Chef Thomas Keller’s award-winning French bistro, Bouchon, occupies the historic La Palma building constructed in 1924, formerly home to one of the longest-standing hotels in the city. The Mediterranean-style exterior with a beautiful central courtyard encompasses the restaurant designed by long-time Bouchon collaborator Adam D. Tihany of Tihany Design in New York City, who worked on both Bouchon restaurants in Yountville and Las Vegas. The menu offers seasonally changing classic French dishes such as roast chicken, steak frites, croque madame and includes the signature raw bar with a selection of fruits de mer complemented by an extensive French and domestic wine list, along with traditional cocktails.

L’Atelier de Joël Robuchon

Ideated by late Chef Joël Robuchon, L’Atelier de Joël Robuchon is Florida’s only 2-star Michelin restaurant for the third year running. Since touching down in Miami in 2019, the restaurant has consistently wowed diners with its modern French cuisine. The format of the menu at L’Atelier allows guests the flexibility to create their own experience. A team of Robuchon protégés, including Executive Chef James Friedberg, Executive Pastry Chef Salvatore Martone and Culinary Director Alain Verzeroli, carry on the brand’s legacy while introducing new dishes and ideas unique to L’Atelier Miami.

Where to Stay

The Setai Miami Beach Hotel

The Setai Miami Beach Hotel⏤ Celebrated as a premier symbol of global hospitality excellence, this 5-star oceanfront retreat combines the inviting essence of Asian hospitality with unparalleled personalized service, elevated dining experiences, and a rarefied level of comfort and luxury.

Where to Party

E11EVEN Miami 

This 24-hour ultraclub is the place to see and be seen by celebs any night of the week, boasting unrivaled theatrics, opulence, and service. This year’s Miami Race Week performers include 50 Cent, Afrojack, and soon-to-be-announced A-Listers. Tickets and tables are available as is an over-the-top Miami Race Week exclusive “Winner’s Circle” Package, priced at $111,000. Tickets are available at and start at $50

What’s New & What to Do in Miami During F1 Week

What To See/Do

Reserve Miami Design District⏤ Exclusive Members-Only Club Opens to Public for F1 Week

Introducing Reserve Miami Design District, the epitome of luxury padel experiences in the heart of Miami’s cultural epicenter. Founded by Wayne Boich, the creator of America’s leading padel lifestyle brand, Reserve, this new sports club just opened its doors this week; heralding a new era of refined athleticism, wellness, and style, as the premier members-only padel club in this esteemed locale. Throughout F1 week, the club will open its court bookings to the public. Non-members can reserve a court by emailing [email protected]

What’s New & What to Do in Miami During F1 Week

Discover the epitome of artistic excellence at this pioneering blue-chip art gallery making waves in Miami Beach, after its debut during Art Basel last year with Daniel Arsham. Dedicated to igniting the city’s artistic growth, Ross+Kramer introduces fresh immersive exhibitions every 6-8 weeks, guaranteeing an unparalleled experience during its first F1 debut, with German-born American artist, Erik Parker. Parker is renowned for his meticulously crafted and vibrant paintings, which juxtapose chaos and order, drawing inspiration from a plethora of American subcultures including psychedelia, underground comics, and hip hop, while reimagining traditional genres like portraiture and still-life. His new exhibit will be on display starting May 2nd. 

Villa Azur

Join the fun at Villa Azur, where the excitement of the track meets the pulsating rhythms of world-class DJ performances. Get ready to immerse yourself in the ultimate fusion of adrenaline and music, as we present an exclusive lineup of special guest DJs who will set the stage on fire with their dynamic beats and infectious energy. Join us for an unforgettable weekend of high-speed action and unforgettable memories at Villa Azur, where every moment promises to be a celebration of speed, sound, and sophistication.

Palm Angels

Palm Angels releases a new racing collection and a capsule of collectible T-shirts with graphics and colors dedicated to key races in partnership with MoneyGram Haas F1 Team. The Palm Angels racing collection runs through all the key garments of the brand: T-shirts, sweatshirts, tracksuits, and more. In addition to the racing collection, Palm Angels is releasing a celebratory capsule of 13 T-shirts. The shirts follow the F1 calendar, with a dedicated design for each race location, including Miami; Monza, Italy; Silverstone Circuit in England; and Monte Carlo, Monaco. Each T-shirt will feature special colors for background and striking graphics specifying the location and highlighting race items to synthesize that moment in time as a special wearable souvenir. The collection and limited-edition T-shirts will be available in Palm Angel’s newly revamped Miami Design District store. 

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