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Epicenter of the Americas

Miami is in the midst of an urban renaissance. Downtown Miami is driving growth with new developments of all types; developers added condos, apartments, hotels, offices, and retail centers this year with more to come. Our skyline keeps changing, providing a newly imagined backdrop for this emerging global city and we at the Miami Downtown Development Authority are here to help you get the most out of your Downtown experience, whether you are here for a few nights or a lifetime.

Doing Business in Downtown Miami

Downtown Miami connects businesses to the world like few cities can. A thriving economy, strong business sectors, instant connectivity, extensive social and cultural offerings, and an active and vibrant residential community come together to form our global cosmopolitan city. Companies strategically choose Downtown Miami to be a part of a global business center … a tropical waterfront paradise where worlds meet, entrepreneurs gather, and the Americas are centered. At the Miami Downtown Development Authority, we are ready to help you find your place in our thriving city, expand upon what you’re already doing, and better understand how the city is shaping up in the foreseeable future.

Living in Downtown Miami

Downtown Miami is an electrifying place for urban dwellers to live, work, and play. Downtown offers extensive living options for those who are looking for a place to buy or to rent in a clean, safe, attractive, and welcoming world class city. Whether you are a current resident or are looking to become one, we want to help keep you en vogue with everything that’s happening from the arts and food scenes to the ins and outs of major projects transforming Downtown Miami.

Visiting Downtown Miami

Business or pleasure, no matter the reason for your visit you’ll find a distinctive experience in Downtown Miami. From iconic architectural and artistic hotspots to legendary events that people travel from all over the world to be a part of, we’re here to help you see and do everything on your itinerary and maybe even discover something you weren’t expecting.

ARTDAYS 2018
Art Days, now in its seventh year, brings the community together with arts and culture institutions, galleries and artists in Downtown Miami. The Miami DDA along with the cultural spaces and artists in Downtown Miami come together to present three fun-filled days of unique cultural experiences that include special programs and free events from September 7-9, 2018.
 
Art Days has something for everyone including exhibitions, performances, children's programming, walking tours, art parties and more.
 
For more information, click here.

Miami Spice Month
Miami Spice Month is the time to feed your inner foodie and discover the tropical fusion of ingredients that make Miami dining so wonderfully out of the ordinary with mouth-watering restaurant promotions showcasing the very best of Miami cuisine. During August and September, restaurants offer three-course meals featuring signature dishes created by world-renowned chefs at reduced prices.
 
For more information, click here.
Miami DDA Meetings on Recess for August
The Miami DDA's Board, Executive, and Committee meetings will be on Recess for the month of August 2018. Meetings will resume in September 2018.
 
For the Miami DDA's Public Meetings calendar, please click here.
Just for Me Morning

August 19 | 8:00AM

Start your day the sensory-friendly way! Frost Science invites families and individuals with special needs for a sensory-friendly morning of hands-on exploration and discovery. Designed to be a comfortable and welcoming environment for individuals of all abilities, guests will have the opportunity to enjoy select exhibitions without a crowd, including: Design Lab: Engineering, Da Vinci- Inventions, MeLab and a Dynamic Earth inside the Frost Planetarium.

 

For more information, click here.


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