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Beyond the area’s beautiful beaches, luxury shopping and attractions, The Ritz-Carlton Bal Harbour, Miami offers exclusive experiences for guests.

Museum Access
Enjoy complimentary admission to local museums

Self-Guided Art Tour
Our hotel boasts a carefully curated collection of more than 400 artworks, including paintings, photography and sculpture. While many pieces are found in guest rooms, suites and public spaces, we encourage guests to explore some of our favorites, including:

  • Black basalt sculpture, located in the Porte-Cochère, by Richard Deutsch
  • Close hauled bronze sculpture, located on the Guy Dill Terrace, by Guy Dill
  • Untitled, oil on canvas, located in the lobby, by Ed Moses
  • Dango, ceramic sculpture, located in the entrance of Bistro Bal Harbour, by Jun Kaneko
  • Collage of Antique Birds, a wall sculpture located in the lobby, by Joe Walters

Thanksgiving Dinner at Bistro Bal Harbour

Thursday, November 24, 2016

Join us for a traditional Thanksgiving feast complete with all the trimmings. Enjoy holiday favorites like Roasted Butternut Squash Soup, Black Kale Salad, Oven Roasted Turkey and Braised Short Ribs, Zesty Cranberry Sauce, Baked Heirloom Beans Casserole, and dessert options of Pumpkin Cheesecake and Warm Carrot & Ginger Cake and more.

Adults $95

*Price exclusive of tax and gratuity.

Reserve by calling (305) 455-5400, or online on OpenTable

Thanksgiving Pool and Beach Activities

November 24-27

Enjoy Thanksgiving-themed activities and Ritz Kids events at the pool or on the beach

Thursday, November 24 (Thanksgiving)

  • 1st Annual Turkey Bowl (Football Toss), 1 p.m., Beach
  • Turkey Toss (Water Balloon Toss), 2 p.m., Beach
  • Ritz Kids Turkey Walk, 3 p.m., Pool
  • Snow Cone Station, 4 p.m., Pool

Friday, November, 25

  • Musical Towels, 2 p.m., Beach
  • Belly Flop Contest, 3 p.m., Pool
  • Ritz Kids Movie Night, 4-6 p.m., Voyage

Saturday, November 26

  • Top Hat Event (Wildlife Safari), 1 p.m., Pool
  • Potato Sack Race, 2 p.m., Beach
  • Aim Game, 3 p.m., Beach

Sunday, November 27

  • Top Hat Event (Music), 1 p.m., Beach
  • Beach Golf, 2 p.m., Pool
  • Duck Push, 3 p.m., Poo


November 26, 27.

Express Spa Therapies by Exhale Bal Harbour

November 26, 12:30 – 2:30 p.m., Pool

Have your moment of Zen this holiday weekend with complimentary express spa therapies by Exhale Bal Harbour.

Mersur Trunk Show

November 26-27, 12-3 p.m., Pool

Exhale Bal Harbour presents Mersur trunk show. Shop a colorful selection of sleek swimsuit cover-ups, chic kaftans and bold beach gowns all made in America by women for women in limited edition quantities.


Art Basel Miami Beach

December 1-4, 2016 at Miami Beach Convention Center

Leading galleries from North America, Latin America, Europe, Asia and Africa show significant work from the masters of Modern and contemporary art, as well the new generation of emerging stars. Paintings, sculptures, installations, photographs, films, and editioned works of the highest quality are on display in the main exhibition hall. Ambitious large‐scale artworks, films and performances become part of the city's outdoor landscape at nearby Collins Park and SoundScape Park.

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Bal Harbour Village 70th Anniversary Party

December 10, 6:30-10 p.m. Bal Harbour Beach Jetty (Adjacent to the beach access of The Ritz-Carlton, Bal Harbour)

Bal Harbour Village celebrates its 70th anniversary in epic fashion with a beach concert by Miami’s own beloved Carlos Oliva and his Los Sobrinos del Juez band. The Palm Beach Symphony and Latin dancers will also perform on the festive occasion for the exclusive enclave’s residents and guests.

Invitation open to guests of the The Ritz-Carlton, Bal Harbour. Please see the concierge desk for more information. 

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