The holiday, “Yom Ha’atzmaut“ (Israeli Day of Independence) is tied to the Hebrew calendar and was celebrated at sundown Wednesday. Lior Haiat, Consul General of Israel to Florida and Puerto Rico, hosted the reception at the Alfred I. duPont Building, 169 E. Flagler St. Article by The Miami Herald
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The local Israeli consulate general oversees the region of Florida, Alabama, Mississippi and Puerto Rico. The celebration took place at the Alfred I. Dupont Building in Miami. Article by Sun Sentinel
The Consulate General of Israel in Miami hosted the event at the Alfred Dupont Building. The Consul General calls Israel’s independence the Jewish miracle, not just for Jews — but for the world. Article by CBS Miami
Alfred I. duPont Building. One of the first skyscrapers in Miami, the Alfred I. duPont Building was constructed on the site of the demolished Hotel Halcyon from 1937 to 1939. This October 28, paranormal investigator Marlene Pellicer will lead a tour of the duPont, hosted by Exile Books in partnership with Lemon Yellow and the Downtown Development Authority. The tour will be accompanied by the release of a zine made with heat-sensitive paper designed for documentation of supernatural encounters. Article by New Times.
Honorary President Antonio Banderas hosts an exclusive charity gala at the historic Alfred I. DuPont Building. This annual signature event spotlights a special performance by a guests recording artists and is recognized as the most celebrity-filled glamorous night in Miami.
“The performance culminated with a group of 18 students walking into the audience and leading guests in a dance and music parade across the red-carpeted street to the Dupont Building for dinner and dancing. The cocktail reception took place in the building’s north ballroom, where more actors, dancers, writers, musicians, and cinematographers staged vignette performances representing their artistic discipline.”
“In 2001 the mezzanine level began its utilization as a special events venue. With opulent brass gates and soaring 30-foot ceilings, the venue has quickly become a highly sought-after event space for enterprising clientele looking for Miami style and glamour. With 22,000 square feet of space, complete with teller windows, bank vaults and ballrooms, this repurposed building can offer a unique vibe to your next corporate event.“
Filmmakers and film enthusiasts alike danced, toasted, and had laughed with friends to celebrate the 33rd annual Miami International Film Festival. The beautiful Alfred I. DuPont building served as the perfect venue for this festive occasion, with a live mariachi band and cake.