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1st Annual YoungArts Awareness Day - Sept. 8

The National YoungArts Foundation (YoungArts) is launching the 1st Annual YoungArts Awareness Day, a nationwide initiative to "keep arts alive.” A variety of public events will be taking place to celebrate this event. In Miami, YoungArts’ headquarters, there will be an unveiling of a mural by a local YoungArts Alummus and a Miami based muralists & visual art artist, pop-up performances, a screening of the HBO documentary Joshua Bell: A YoungArts MasterClass, a performance with violinist Joshua Bell and more. For more information, please click here.


Art Days - September 19-21

Join over 100 arts and culture institutions, galleries and artists in Downtown Miami for three days of unique cultural experiences during the third annual Art Days! The Miami DDA along with the cultural spaces and artists residing in Downtown Miami have come together to present over 170 free events (unless otherwise noted) packed into three fun-filled days, September 19-21, 2014. Exhibitions, The Fringe, walking tours, bike tours, art parties, family programming and much more.

> For more information and a complete listing of events, click here.

So Much Happening in DWNTWN Miami!

Dance to the sounds of Flamenco at the 9th Annual Festival de Cante Flamenco. Celebrate the Brickell Lifestyle with Mayor Tomas P. Regalado at the Brickell Neighborhood Get Together. Go extreme and rappel for a great cause at Over the Edge Miami. Take the whole family and celebrate MiChiMu's Birthday! Click here to read about these events and more.

These are just a few of the events happening in DWNTWN Miami!

Miami Spa Month - July 1 - August 31

This July and August, spa enthusiasts will delight as many of Miami's most sought after spas participate in Miami Spa Month. During this time, several Miami's spas are offering up some of their most innovative treatments for just $99, making it hard to resist. 

> For more information on specials and participating spas, click here.

Miami Spice - Aug 1 through Sept 30, 2014

Feed your inner foodie and discover the tropical fusion of ingredients that makes Miami dining so wonderfully out of the ordinary during August and September, when Miami's top restaurants will be offering three-course meals (Lunch $23 and Dinner $39) featuring signature dishes created by world-renowned chefs. 

For a list of participating Restaurants in the Downtown and Brickell Area, click here


Downtown Miami Real Estate Insights

The Miami Downtown Development Authority recently completed two major studies of the Greater Downtown Miami office and residential real estate markets.  Each report includes objective metrics on sales, leasing, and development cycles.  Together, these documents reveal Downtown Miami’s economic strength post-recession and its global competitiveness as a residential and business destination.

Residential Real-Estate Market Study

Residential Real Estate Adobe Reader

Office Market Overview 

Commerical Office Market Adobe Reader



Coordinator/Manager - Planning and Transportation

The Miami Downtown Development Authority (DDA) is seeking a Manager/Coordinator of Planning and Transportation. Position is responsible for planning, research, program development, strategic implementation of downtown-focused urban planning, land use, transportation, social services, GIS and environmental initiatives.



GIS & 3D Model Intern Position

The Miami Downtown Development Authority (DDA) is seeking an intern with knowledge and experience in urban design, Geographic Information Systems (GIS), and digital 3-D Modeling. Position will be responsible for the creation of multi-dimensional objects and the development of 3-D web scenes utilized in communicating development proposals and implementation plans within Downtown Miami. Familiarity with CityEngine and SketchUp is mandatory. Knowledge of Python programming and coding is a plus.

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