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22 Awesome Things to Do in Wynwood
Written by wyncode on 19th November 2014, 1:20 PM
Spinello Projects is hands down one of the most innovative galleries in Wynwood. Located at 2930 NW 7th Ave, it’s worth your while. Find out about showings and openings on their website.
Likely one of the only white buildings left in Wynwood, Emerson Dorsch is an eclectic gallery owned by Brook Dorsch. From eye opening artist talks, to off-the-wall exhibits, don’t miss a chance to visit this gallery while you’re in Wynwood.
The Warehouse Project
The Warehouse Project is a hybrid gallery, cafe and art supply store. With a menu that beats any prices in Miami, you can’t go wrong. Also, the $250,000 Shepard Fairy painting they’ve got up for sale is worth the trip. Learn more by heading over to their website.
The Margulies Collection
Have you ever wondered what 45,000 square feet worth of art looks like? Well, you don’t have to. Head over the to the Margulies Collection located at 591 NW 27th St and see the largest collection of art you’ll ever lay eyes upon.
Eat Something Delicious
Jefe’s Fish Tacos
Parked outside of Wyncode every Thursday afternoon, Jefe’s Fish Tacos is a delicious and frugal way to satisfy your appetite. If you’re in the neighborhood, it’s a must. To check out their other whereabouts, visit their website or follow them on Twitter.
Arguably the best burger in Wynwood, if not Miami, Kush is a great place to take friends and chow down. They have a massive craft beer and burger selection that’s certain to impress. You can find their menu by visiting their website.
Proof Pizza and Pasta
Another Wynwood restaurant that takes the cake for “best (insert food item here) in Miami”, their pizza is to die for. Newly open, their logo alone is worth the trip. Check out their website and menu here.
Zak the Baker
This rustic yet modern bakery has more than just bread. Changing their menu daily, they offer seafood, sandwiches, and more. The inside is beautiful and the food is definitely worth trying. You can learn more about them here.
Fast, fresh, and cheap, Freshii is a franchise that’s just opened a location in Wynwood. To see their selection of healthy eats, take a look at their menu.
Drink Something Delicious
Hard to pronouce, but easy to love, Lagniappe is by far one of the most unique places in Wynwood. With over 100 lawn chairs sprinkling the patio area, you can relax, hear live music and order your favorite glass of wine. Their small yet diverse selection of food plates are also worth trying. You can visit their website for directions and events.
Locally famous Panther Coffee is a Wynwood gem. People travel across the country to sip on their custom, specialty coffee brews. With a large outside patio, it’s a great place to hang out and meet some locals. For location information, you can visit their website.
Located at Wynwood Walls, JugoFresh is a pricey but deliciously worth it stop on the Wynwood trail. Plus, your body will thank you. You can find out more about their location info by visiting them on the web.
Otherwise known as “Wood”, this place is just straight up awesome. If you like good music, people watching, cheap drinks and $2 tacos, you’ll have a blast at Wood Tavern.
The Social Lubricant
If you’re looking for a hipster’s alternative to the modern lounge, this place has got you covered. Some nights can be quiet, but for the most part the Social Lubricant is a perfect place to have a drink and dance till you drop.
Learn New Things
For the realest of Wynwood experiences, you can’t miss the chance to see a film at O Cinema. From the craft beer, the showings, right down to the staff this place breathes the essence of Wynwood. Check out their showtimes here.
The Lightbox at Goldman Warehouse
The Lightbox at Goldman Warehouse is an ever evolving space for artists to create and interact with the community. A great place to take a date, their performances are truly one of a kind. Learn more about performance dates here.
Home to Wyncode, the LAB Miami is an incubator for creative professionals. Their nearly daily educational events are a great excuse to get out and learn something. You can view their event schedule by visiting this link.
Let Out that Pent Up Aggression
Looking to blow off some steam? Check out Wynwood’s Fight Club. This renown boxing club will help you break a sweat and if you’re lucky you might run into 50cent, who often frequents the club.
Lock and Load
Ever felt like shooting a machine gun, just for fun? Well if you have, Lock and Load Miami is just the place. You can visit their website to learn more about their plans and pricing, and you can even become a private member.
For the highly motivated, Crossfit Wynwood is perfect. It’s a great way to meet new people as well as use the neighborhood as your own athletic training grounds. For classes and location info, visit their website.
Attend Annual and Monthly Events
By far the most popular event in Wynwood, Second Saturdays offers visitors and locals the chance to explore all of the local galleries, food trucks, bars and restaurants. With an event on every corner, you won’t get bored. There’s no website needed here, just show up to the neighborhood anytime on any second Saturday of the month.
The world’s largest art show takes place once a year in Miami, Florida. Although the event stretches throughout the entire city, it’s most eccentric elements can be found in Wynwood. Art Basel begins on December 4th, and goes through December 7th.
Wynwood may be small, but the cultural value of this neighborhood is worth the trip. It’s where our students work and play, and we love it here.