Top Fall Events to Experience in South Florida & Washington, D.C.

October 6, 2023

Fall is an awe-inspiring time to visit either South Florida or Washington, D.C., with so many exciting events to explore. The top fall activities in South Florida range from cultural festivals, art exhibits, food fairs and beyond. Meanwhile, in Washington, D.C., there are also plenty of must-see events, including incredible comedy shows, wine tastings, and theater performances. Whether you're a local or visiting from out of town, you won't want to miss out on these unforgettable experiences. And if you're looking for reliable and comfortable transportation to get you to all the best autumn events, U.S. Sedan Service Worldwide is your go-to source for all your transportation needs. Don't miss out on the magic of fall in South Florida or Washington, D.C. - book your transportation and tickets now with our list of the best events below!

Top Miami Fall Activities

Miami Carnival - October 8th, 2023 @ Miami Dade County Fairgrounds

Get ready for an unforgettable experience at Miami Carnival 2023! This vibrant celebration of Caribbean culture is returning to the Miami-Dade County Fairgrounds on October 8th, and you won't want to miss it. Immerse yourself in the incredible sights and sounds of Miami Carnival. From the captivating beats of steel drums to the dazzling rhinestone costumes, you'll be transported to the heart of the Caribbean. The air will be filled with the tantalizing aroma of Caribbean spices, adding to the sensory feast.

Miami Carnival is not just any celebration - it's one of the biggest events of its kind in the world, and the largest in the U.S. Join thousands of fellow revelers as you indulge in a multi-day celebration of Caribbean culture. The festivities begin in Broward and Miami-Dade county and culminate in a grand finale at the Miami-Dade County Fairgrounds on October 8, 2023.

Now in its 39th year, Miami Carnival draws inspiration from the vibrant traditions of Brazil and Trinidad. Taking place over Columbus Day Weekend, this event perfectly embodies the sunny and energetic atmosphere of Greater Miami & Miami Beach. Mark your calendars and make sure to be part of this incredible celebration. Miami Carnival 2023 promises to be an experience like no other.

South Florida Seafood Festival - October 18-21, 2023 @ Various Locations (see more info at the website linked)

Get your taste buds ready for some of the freshest and most delicious seafood at the 11th Annual South Florida Seafood Festival in October. This is not your typical east coast seafood festival - it's a curated showcase of South Florida's top chefs and culinary masterminds. Indulge in the finest seafood and be a part of the kickoff to the world-renowned stone crab season. The South Beach Seafood Festival is a week-long celebration filled with amazing culinary experiences. Here is a sneak peek of what to expect:

    • On Wednesday, prepare to be blown away at "An Evening at Joe's." This exclusive event takes place in Jesse's Room, where legendary figures like Al Capone and Frank Sinatra once dined. Indulge in the finest seafood masterpieces from the historic Miami restaurant, Joe's Stone Crab. Only 50 VIPs will have the chance to attend this unforgettable evening.
    • Thursday brings "Crabs Slabs & Cabs" - a unique dining experience that will satisfy all your cravings. Indulge in a delectable 5-course seated dinner with the perfect surf and turf combination. Hosted at the luxurious High Tide at the Kimpton Surfcomber Hotel, this event promises to be nothing short of extraordinary.
    • Friday night is all about the VIP Chef Showdown. Get ready for an epic culinary battle on the beach as 20 of South Beach's finest chefs compete for the ultimate title. Enjoy the sounds of Yissel as you savor every seafood dish and become the judge yourself. This beach bash is a serious celebration of culinary excellence.

Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show - October 25-29, 2023 @ Bahia Mar Yachting Center

If you're a boating enthusiast, you won't want to miss the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show in November. It's one of the largest boat shows of its kind in the world, showcasing hundreds of boats of all sizes and types. Take a leisurely stroll along the waterfront and marvel at the luxury yachts or take part in the water sport demonstrations. You never know; you may even leave as the proud owner of a new boat! Here are some exciting things going down at this event:

    • Discover an impressive showcase of fishing boats, marine accessories, diving gear, and more at the Convention Center. 
    • Get an exclusive preview of Ford's latest electric vehicles, including the Ford MACH-E and F-150 Lightning. Visit for a lineup of featured Ford vehicles at FLIBS.
    • Don't miss the exciting AquaZone at the convention center! Dive into a 40,000-gallon freshwater pool presented by Nautical Ventures. Experience thrilling water sports and explore innovative products up close and personal.
    • Get a sneak peek at brand new boats from top names like MJM Yachts, Axopar Boats, BRABUS Marine, Fairline Yachts, and more.
    • Don't miss the Angler's Lounge on the second floor, where you can indulge in a premier buffet and enjoy drinks from the cash bar.
    • Quench your thirst at the Main Bar, offering a wide selection of delicious beverages from featured brands.

NASCAR Series Cup 400 - October 22, 2023 @ Homestead-Miami Speedway

Get ready for an action-packed weekend in South Florida as the NASCAR Playoffs make their return! The NASCAR Cup Series 400 weekend is bringing together the biggest names in NASCAR, including the stars of the Cup, Xfinity, and CRAFTSMAN Truck Series. This is a must-see event with high stakes, as drivers battle for major Championship titles. Don't miss out on the thrilling multi-groove racing on the iconic 1.5-mile oval track.

Miami Art Week - December 3-9, 2023 @ Miami Beach Convention Center 

Get ready, because Miami Art Week is just around the corner! Every year, this event turns Miami and Miami Beach into the epicenter of the art world, featuring over 20 art fairs, 1,200 galleries, and countless artists and art enthusiasts. 

The mission at Miami Art Week is to support and showcase both emerging and established artists, galleries, and arts organizations, while fostering a love and appreciation for the arts on both a local and international level. They provide a platform for individuals and exhibitors from around the globe to participate and be discovered during Miami Art Week. 

Get ready for an incredible showcase of close to 100 exhibitors from over 15 countries at Miami Art Week, including the exciting photoMIAMI fair on their digital media platforms. It's going to be an unforgettable experience - don't miss out!

Top D.C. Fall Activities

U.S. Sedan Service Worldwide Fall Foliage Tours - all through October @ Washington D.C. & surrounding areas

Experience the magic of autumn in the nation's capital with U.S. Sedan Service Worldwide's exclusive fall foliage tours. Throughout October, we invite you to embark on a mesmerizing journey through Washington D.C. and its picturesque surrounding areas, draped in a tapestry of vibrant oranges, reds, and golds. Our expert chauffeurs will navigate you through iconic landmarks, bathed in the warm hues of fall, ensuring you don't miss a single breathtaking view. Whether you're a local or a visitor, there's no better way to immerse yourself in the seasonal splendor of D.C. than with our tailored tours. Secure your spot today and let us chauffeur you through an unforgettable autumnal adventure.

Marine Corps Marathon - October 29, 2023 @ the Pentagon and Arlington National Cemetery

Recognized around the globe for its flawless organization and iconic course, the Marine Corps Marathon (MCM) stands out as a monumental event managed with precision by the US Marines in both Arlington, VA, and the heart of the nation's capital. Ranking among the largest marathons in both the US and internationally, the MCM holds a unique distinction: despite its massive scale and popularity, it does not offer prize money. This particular choice has cemented its reputation as "The People's Marathon." Moreover, it's often heralded as 'the best marathon for beginners' — a testament to its welcoming and inclusive spirit. Whether you're an avid runner or a newbie, the MCM promises an unforgettable experience. Be sure to remember U.S. Sedan Service Worldwide if you’re looking to attend this event. We know all the best routes to get you through the traffic and road closures on October 29th and we can transport you to and from your hotel or anywhere in D.C.!

Mrs. Doubtfire - October 10-15, 2023 @ The National Theatre

Get ready to laugh your socks off at the National Theatre this fall with the hilarious and heartwarming musical, Mrs. Doubtfire. Directed by the renowned Jerry Zaks, this Tony Award-winning masterpiece is sure to have audiences laughing. Based on the beloved 1993 film starring Robin Williams, Mrs. Doubtfire tells the story of Daniel Hillard's clever and cunning plan to stay connected with his children after a painful divorce. Join him on his hilarious journey as he transforms into the unforgettable Scottish nanny, accompanied by a soundtrack of unforgettable songs. Don't miss out on this unforgettable family experience!

Capital City Africa Cup - October 9-15, 2023 @ Audi Field

Experience the vibrant and dynamic culture of Africa at the Capital City Africa Week Festival in Washington, D.C. This exciting event showcases the diverse and rich traditions of the continent through a variety of cultural, economic, and sporting activities. Here’s what to expect: 

    • The highlight of the week is the inaugural "Capital City Africa Cup" soccer match, pitting the Ghanaian Men's Premier League Team winner, Medeama SC, against the DC United Men's Major League Soccer (MLS) Team. 
    • This thrilling game will take place at the state-of-the-art Audi Field in Washington.

Don't miss out on this incredible opportunity to celebrate Africa and its contributions. Ghana is leading the way as the inaugural visiting country in 2023, but future years will showcase a different African nation each time.

Double Exposure Investigative Film Festival & Symposium - November 2-5, 2023 @ The Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library 

Experience the power of investigative storytelling at Double Exposure, the premier film festival in the United States. Expect four days of thought-provoking films and engaging discussions with leading watchdog journalists and filmmakers. Get a sneak peek at the ninth season lineup, starting November 2-5 at the newly-renovated Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library in Washington, DC. Discover timely conversations, skill-building workshops, and master classes that will enhance your storytelling abilities. Plus, enjoy networking opportunities with like-minded professionals. Don't miss out on this year's symposium lineup, featuring discussions on cutting-edge topics like A.I. deep fakes in filmmaking and the art of fictionalizing investigative stories. Prepare to be inspired and educated by these compelling sessions.

Experience the ultimate ride with U.S. Sedan Service Worldwide to the hottest fall events in South Florida & Washington, D.C. 

As the crisp autumn air sweeps through, South Florida and Washington, D.C. come alive with an array of captivating events that promise to enthrall and entertain. From the rhythmic beats of Miami Carnival and the delectable delights of the South Florida Seafood Festival to the visual splendor of chauffeured fall foliage tours in D.C. and the exhilarating rush of the Marine Corps Marathon, both regions offer a diverse palette of experiences.

Whether you're keen to immerse yourself in art, culture, sports, or simply the beauty of nature, there's something for everyone. To truly savor these moments and navigate the bustling streets seamlessly, U.S. Sedan Service Worldwide stands ready to escort you in comfort and style. Don't let the fleeting beauty of fall pass you by.

Embrace the season's offerings, and let these events craft memories that will last a lifetime. So if you're ready to create lasting memories with friends and family this fall season, book your trip today and take part in these exciting events! Do not hesitate to contact us for more information on our rates and vehicle options. No matter what your group size or requirements, we are ready to accommodate your trip and ensure you have a seamless, stress-free transportation experience. 

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