The South Beach Jazz Festival takes place in multiple venues throughout South Beach over three days in January. The mission of disability awareness, access and inclusion is celebrated through a festival that takes pride in presenting world-renowned artists from the entire spectrum of jazz including traditional, contemporary, and Latin American cutting edge acts. Many of the performances are free and open to the public and outdoors. The sounds of Jazz enliven the city all weekend long providing residents and guests to Miami Beach a time to enjoy, listen and learn.

The Rhythm Foundation is a non-profit organization and a cultural anchor that creates shared experiences strengthening South Florida communities by presenting outstanding international music artists and quality community-based programs. They present concerts, events and festivals by established and innovative artists from around the world in addition to nurturing South Florida artistry. They also have managed the historic North Beach Bandshell for the City of Miami Beach since 2015.