If you’re headed to Miami Carnival 2021, check out this list of COVID-19 requirements and protocols for official events as well as where you can get a PCR test in South Florida.
Miami Carnival Organization along with the South Florida Carnival Band Leaders Association have stated that EVERYONE (spectators and masqueraders) participating in Miami Carnival 2021 must present with a negative PCR test prior to attending OFFICIAL Miami Carnival events.
Official events include:
- Panorama (Friday October 8th)
- J’ouvert (Saturday October 9th)
- Parade & Concert (Sunday October 10th)
All events will be held at:
Miami Date County Fair & Expo
10901 SW 24th Street, Miami FL, 33165
Everyone must also wear a mask if participating and/or spectating; mask wearing will be enforced.
Recommended testing date is Wednesday October 6th, 2021. Those who do not have a negative PCR test will be subject to testing before entering any official events.
Here’s a list of recommended testing sites.
Free shuttle rides will also be provided to the official events. Read the flyer below for locations and times.
Please note that there have been a lot of changes/updates so please stay up to date with the resources linked in this blog post. I’ve also gone a bit more in depth about COVID-19 protocols that the SFCBLA detailed in their weekly Instagram lives below in a YouTube video:
Miami Carnival Official Resources
South Florida Carnival Band Leaders Association
Miami Carnival Organization (1-305-653-1877)
COVID-19 Testing Resources:
Testing for Cost
(Fort Lauderdale) https://labdoctor.org
Are you thinking of changing your accommodations? Check out Booking.Com for no-prepayment/free cancellation options (just make sure to read the fine print).
Please stay up to date with any changes as this information is subject to change at any moment.