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Free Carnaval on the Mile

This year's edition the 25th annual Carnaval on the Mile, a free art and music festival in Coral Gables, is Saturday and Sunday, March 2 and 3, 2024, from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. both days.

This year's event is presented by Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Hollywood, FL.

Located on the famous Miracle Mile, the weekend festival features live music throughout the day, a variety of food of sale, children's activities and exhibitions of fine art, jewelry, sculpture and more in the East and West Ponce Artists Village.

Kids can have plenty of fun at The Kidz Nook presented by Academica where there will be interactive games and much more.

This year's lineup of musical entertainment includes performances by headliners Grammy winner Tony Succar and Latin Grammy winner Ed Calle on the Ponce Stage. There will also be dozens of other musical acts at the LeJeune and Douglas stages.

Here's the line-up for…

Saturday, March 2:

Ponce de Leon Stage:

Noon to 1 p.m.: School of Rock (Doral)
1:15-2 p.m. Miami Arts School
2:30-3:30 p.m. Andrew Mijares
4-5 p.m. People You Know
5:30-6:30 p.m. PinoGrillo
6:45-7:45 p.m. Vale
8:15-9:30 p.m. Tony Succar
10-11:15 p.m. Los Hacheros

LeJeune Stage:

Noon to 1 p.m. School of Rock (Coconut Groove)
1:15-2:15 p.m. School of Rock (Coral Gables)
2:45-3:45 p.m. JT11
4:15-5:30 p.m. Marti
6-7:15 p.m. Smoogies
7:45-9 p.m. Flor
9:30-10:45 p.m. Nil Lara

Douglas Stage:

Noon to 4:30 p.m.    ACADEMICA SCHOOLS
5:15-6:15 p.m.      Christopher Columbus Band
6:45-7:45  p.m. MannySwagg
8:15-9:15 p.m. Whiskey Allstars
9:45-10:45 p.m. Mama Fuma

Sunday, March 3…

Ponce de Leon Stage:

Noon to 1 p.m. Groove Brothers Band
1:30-2:30 p.m. Rey Rodriguez
3:00-4:15 p.m. Los Hacheros
4:30-5:45 p.m. Ela Taubert
6:15-7:30 p.m. Dr. Ed Calle and the Venezuelan All Stars

LeJeune Stage:

Noon to 1 p.m. Astronaut City
1:30-2:30 p.m. Electric Kif
3-4 p.m. Liset Alea
4:30-5:45 p.m. Flor
6:15-7:30 p.m. Monophonics

Douglas Stage:

Noon to 4:15 p.m.   ACADEMICA SCHOOLS
4:30-5:45  p.m. Streetcar
6:15-7:30  p.m. Gafieira Rio Miami

Metered street parking and near by public garages are available for parking (for a fee).

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