There is no doubt that when you come to Wynwood, we are coming to experience breath-taking pieces of art. It is a good thing, then, that witnessing some of the largest outdoor collections of art in the world includes some of the top free things to do in Wynwood.
If you're only coming to the area for a few days, make sure that your trip lands on the second Saturday of the month. Although we try to include things on the list that are available all month long, Second Saturday is as much a part of Wynwood as the artwork on the walls themselves. During this particular night, the whole neighborhood transforms into a cohesive haven to all art lovers as all the galleries open their doors, food trucks park along the streets, and live artists line themselves next to buildings to paint and perform. All the local businesses in Wynwood partake in the festivities and may even offer specials, making it so much more fun to come out.
An area in the heart of Wynwood that houses some of the more prominent and well-known pieces of wall art that the neighborhood has to offer. The artwork is created by a large group of international artists and is changed on a yearly basis. The murals in this small sector showcase the artistic abilities of the people who created these pieces of wall art, leading you to the irrefutable conclusion that they are all so unbelievably talented. There are dining destinations within the walls, letting you experience the works while dining, creating the perfect atmosphere to experience Wynwood as it should be experienced.
2528 NW 2nd Ave Miami, FL 33127
This small-batch specialty coffee roasting company may be serving the best coffee that Miami has to offer. After you receive your drink and food, sit outside and take in the art that Wynwood has become known for as you take full advantage of their free Wi-Fi. Locals have been known to hang out here for hours, whether it be admiring the walls or browsing the web.
2390 NW 2nd Ave Miami, FL 33127
Just as the appreciate of art is growing in Miami, so is the popularity of those getting involved with bicycles. These tours combine the two in an effort to give people knowledge about the burgeoning art scene while riding bicycle. Led by Ryan the Wheelbarrow, the group is taken around the neighborhood and is shown and educated about how the area came to be how it is and what the future may hold. Tours are free as long as you bring your own bicycle, but Ryan expects you to be courteous and follow all the rules when it comes to safe traveling.
24th Street and NW 2nd Avenue Miami, FL
By providing affordable studio spaces for emerging and mid-career artists, this art complex allows these artists to showcase their work to larger crowds in hopes of getting their name out. With monthly rotating exhibitions, the Bakehouse Art Complex attracts audiences into the world of the visual arts, and continues to be a resource to the diverse art community.
561 NW 32nd Street Miami, FL 33127