Miami to Host World Cup Soccer Summer Program


Miami SunsetWhether guests want to view the World Cup games or just come celebrate the tournament, the Greater Miami Convention & Visitors Bureau is offering up a range of offers and activities, with its Miami Soccer Summer program

Visitors of Greater Miami and the beaches, can take advantage of soccer-themed hotel packages and offers as well as viewing parties being held at various hotels, restaurants and even at Miami International Airport. 

Fans can tune in between June 12 - July13 to watch the 32 teams compete over 32 days for the big title. World Cup followers can plan their soccer viewing strategy easily by visiting the programs dedicated website, which will be continually updates as venues add new events, packages and promotions for destination-wide soccer activities.

Furthermore, post-World Cup, Miami will continue the soccer festivities with the International Champions Cup in august. Here two of the top names from European club soccer will face off at the home of the NFL's Miami Dolphins.

“To encourage soccer loving fans and travelers to Brazil to extend their stay in Miami, we are proud to launch Miami Soccer Summer to provide visitors and residents with a compelling reason to not just connect through Miami but also stay to enjoy the exciting soccer centric activities and special offers being extended this summer.”  says GMCVB President and CEO William D. Talbert, III, CDME.

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With more flights to Brazil than any destination in the U.S., Miami’s tourism industry stands to receive increased business by tapping into the thousands of travelers taking advantage of soccer summer special offers and spending time in the destination en route to Brazil.