General Admission Age Requirement:
Open to all ages
21+ to purchase alcohol, ID required.
Children 12 and under are free.
VIP Age Requirement:
Open to all ages but you must be 21+ to consume alcohol, ID required.
ACCEPTABLE FORMS OF IDENTIFICATION FOR ENTRY:
Valid U.S. passport or U.S. passport card
Valid foreign government-issued passport (must have photo and date of birth)
Valid foreign government-issued identification card or drivers license (must have photo and date of birth)
U.S. military photo ID (active duty or retired military)
Valid U.S. Drivers Licenses or other state photo identification cards issued by a State Department of Motor Vehicles (or equivalent) for the sole purpose of identification (must have photo and date of birth)
Valid Canadian Drivers License or Identification Card (must have photo and date of birth)
UNACCEPTABLE FORMS OF IDENTIFICATION FOR ENTRY:
Expired identifications of any kind
Social Security Card
Photocopies of any identification.
Fanny packs, small backpacks and purses
Sealed sunscreen lotion/spray
Sealed packs of cigarettes upon entry
Action cameras, such as GoPro’s
Small foldable chairs and blankets
Flags (no corporate or company branding; no hard poles)
No illegal or illicit substances, drugs, or drug paraphernalia
No weapons or fire-arms of any kind
No flammable items or liquids including aerosols and fireworks
No tents or canopies
No outside food or beverage including alcohol
No bottles, cans, canteens, flasks, or coolers
No skateboards, scooters, bicycles, or personal motorized vehicles
No pointy umbrellas
No drones or unmanned aerial vehicles
No unauthorized solicitation and materials
No professional cameras, flash cameras or video and audio recording equipment, or camera poles.
*Additional items may be prohibited at the discretion of law enforcement or security officials
Q. What Time Does The Festival Begin And Finish?
A. Gates open at 3pm and the show continues until 11pm.
Q. Are Children Free?
A. Yes, children under the age of 12 are free as long as they are accompanied by an adult.
Q. What Does The VIP Ticket Give You?
A. VIP has its own air-conditioned restrooms, food vendor, and premium open bar 3pm – 10pm. There is also first come first serve seating, front stage access, and bottle service. Media and Artists also have access to the VIP area.
Q. What Happens If It Rains The Day Of The Event?
A. If it rains the show will go on as scheduled. There will be no refunds available.
Q. Is There Parking Available?
A. Parking is available around the park in different lots and meters. Parking is not included in the ticket price. We suggest you take an Uber/Lyft or carpool to avoid the limited parking in Downtown Miami.
Q. If I’ve Purchased My Tickets Through Your Website, Will I Receive Them Via Email?
A. If you’ve purchased tickets on our website, you will automatically receive a confirmation receipt to your email. Attached to that confirmation email is a QR code for your ticket. Please bring the ticket holders government-issued photo ID, card used during the purchase as well as your confirmation e-mail receipt.
Q. Can I Re-Enter The Festival If I Leave?
A. There is no re-entry to the festival, your ticket is only scannable once per day.
Q. Can A Friend Or Family Member Use Tickets That Were Purchased With Another Person's Credit Card?
A. Yes, as long as the ticket purchasing credit card holder fills out and submits back to us a credit card authorization form which shows proof/validation. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org to retrieve a credit card authorization form. The completed credit card authorization form must be submitted back to us prior to the day of the event.
Best of the Best International Music Festival is an event/concert like no other. It is a 10-hour long cultured experience with nothing but the best performances in Caribbean music.
Best of the Best has been located annually in the beautiful downtown of Miami at Bayfront Park, overlooking the waters of Biscayne Bay.