In addition to having excellent basketball, football, baseball or hockey teams, the city of Miami hosts many sporting events throughout the year. Each of the most popular sporting events in Miami Beach generate so much tourism attention that hotels and lodging Miami Beach fill up quickly. The most popular sporting events in Miami Beach mean a busy time in Miami and so fans hoping for a chance to be part of it all reserve their lodging Miami Beach starting a year before. January is the time to celebrate the FedEx Orange Bowl. In March, the sport of golf is the star with the famous international Ford Championship Golf Tournament at the Doral Golf Resort. At the end of March, tennis takes over as the star sport with the Sony Ericsson Open Tennis in Key Biscayne's Crandon Park. If you're a fan of racing, the Miami Grand Prix also takes place in March at Homestead-Miami Speedways. Later, in November, racing fans have yet another turn to enjoy the sport at the NASCAR Nextel Cup Series: Ford 400 at the Homestead Miami Speedway. Find yourself lodging Miami Beach and make your way to Miami for the most popular sporting events in Miami Beach.