Earlier this week we asked you to tell us what you’re most thankful for, and we’ve rounded up your answers below. Thanks to everyone who shared their gratitude with us!
🌅 Thankful for friendship, health and living in a city like Miami where we have access to the outdoors and are surrounded by natural beauty.
🌺 My exploding bougainvillea.
– Bea Rosabal
🏖 The beach.
– Josie Gulliksen
🌊 I’m thankful that so many local businesses are ditching single-use plastics to keep them out of our oceans! Also for more than $11 million in support of Miami’s awesome nonprofits on #givemiamiday.
– Rebekah Monson
☀️ That we ain’t freezing down here.
🌪 All the seasons that aren’t hurricane season (all love to UM though).
🏙 Thankful for new local opportunities and growth for Miami as a city.
– Charles Villard
Look out for another special edition newsletter tomorrow when we’ll share what we’re thankful for. (Spoiler alert: You’re one of them).
🎅Tomorrow: Deck the halls with us at Lincoln Road’s tree lighting ceremony. (South Beach)
🎉Wednesday, Nov. 28: Party with CIC as they celebrate their two-year anniversary. (Wynwood)
🗣️Friday, Nov. 29: Meet and listen to some Miami makers at TEDxWynwoodWomen. (Wynwood)
📹Friday, Nov. 30 – Thursday, Dec. 6: Learn from innovators and experts in media, technology, and art at the FilmGate Interactive Media Festival. (Downtown)
🎭Friday, Nov. 30 – Sunday, Dec. 23: Immersive theater meets historic motels, during Miami Motel Stories. (MiMo)
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✌️ Get in a little meditation before Thanksgiving dinner (South Beach)
🏃Run, jog or just watch at the Turkey Trot (Tropical Park)
🎶Catch some live music at The Betsy (South Beach)
🏈Join in a family-friendly Turkey Bowl (Tamiami)
⛵Check out a behind-the-scenes tour of the Pelican Harbor Marina (Upper East Side)
🎧Shop for vinyl, videos and more at Technique Records (Upper East Side)
🌕Meditate on the beach under a full moon (South Beach)
🌳Head to the opening night of Fairchild’s new NightGarden (Coral Gables)
🥁Feel the vibes at this full moon drum circle (North Beach)
🕺Dance off that Thanksgiving dinner at Las Rosas (Allapattah)
🤣Catch a night of raunchy comedy with drag legend Shelley Novak (Wynwood)
🍯Jam at “Honey,” a funk and soul party at Las Rosas (Allapattah)
🌼Shop for produce, flowers, and other goods at this farmer’s market (Miami Lakes)
🏛️Take a tour of Downtown Miami’s historic architecture (Downtown)
🚀Watch a screening of the anime classic “Cowboy Bebop: The Movie” (Coral Gables)
🎧Go digging for vinyl at the Miami Record Fair (Wynwood)
🎶Check out the Black Saturday R&B Jam featuring Tank and Monica (Downtown)
🎸Catch Roosevelt Collier teaming up with Ultimate Devotion for a Grateful Dead tribute (Brickell)
🌙Watch the moon rise over the Bay (Cutler Bay)
🌊Get a guided kayak tour of the waters off Crandon Park (Key Biscayne)
🍴Grab some brunch and bagels at 27 Restaurant (Miami Beach)
🏹Attend a beginner’s class on archery (Coral Terrace)
🎵Feel the vibes at Purdy Lounge’s reggae night (South Beach)
🎷Hear a showcase of students from UM’s Frost School of Music (Coral Gables)
Going to one of these? Take us with you! Email a pic to [email protected] or tag @thenewtropic on Instagram. See more upcoming events on our events page, and add your own events with a New Tropic membership.
We’ll see you tomorrow for part two of our special Thanksgiving edition.
— The New Tropic