see more

Greater Miami & Miami Beach has long been seen as a melting pot of cultures. Yet, few visitors are aware that Native Americans played a vital part in Miami’s history – and continue to contribute to the cultural life of the community today.

Today, two federally recognized tribes are a vibrant part of South Florida culture. The modern-day Miccosukee Tribe of Indians of Florida is based in Miami and is engaged in tourism, gaming and other enterprises. The Seminole Tribe of Florida is based in Hollywood, Florida.

Native American Heritage Month is observed in November, but you don’t have to wait to immerse yourself in Miami’s fascinating indigenous culture – it’s all around you, all year long. Keep scrolling to explore more.

Celebrate Native American Month in Miami

Here’s a look at some of the top things going on in Miami during Native American Month.

Come Celebrate!