Thank you for your interest in covering the 2020 Miami Carnival, which is produced by the Miami Carnival Host Committee. Press registration is currently open through September 20, 2020. After this date, no applications will be considered.
We are excited about the programming elements for our signature events that include:
**Miami Carnival Jr. Carnival
**Miami Carnival Panorama/King/Queen
**Miami Carnival Official J’Ouvert
**Miami Carnival Parade of Bands and Concert
Only legitimate media is allowed, and credentials will be approved at the discretion of the Miami Carnival Public Relations Team based on these requirements:
Must be a journalist, assigned freelancer, or established blogger
Must be a media outlet that distributes to the public
Must use a byline
Must provide editor or producer contact information; OR
Must submit previous feature work or representative work; OR
Must have the invitation to receive credentials
Approved media attending onsite will be subject to validation of one of the following identification:
Business card showing your affiliation and position; OR
Letter or email from an editor of a recognized publication in print, TV, or one assigning you to attend for coverage; OR
A sample of relevant work published within the last three years
***No walk-up media will be allowed. Media credential applications must be submitted by the Friday, September 20, 2020 deadline.
All applications MUST be submitted with a copy of applicant’s photo press pass ID and/or government issued ID. If approved, photo ID are required for media check-in at the Miami Carnival events.
We ask if you haven’t already, please promote all the events with as much pre-coverage as possible. (We will be tracking everyone’s advance coverage each day)
If you’d prefer to download and mail in the form, you may download it here: