Category: Miami Events

A March to Remember: Gabriella & Eric’s Wedding Highlights


The Alfred I. DuPont Building, is an emblematic structure in downtown Miami, played host to an unforgettable wedding on a beautiful day in March 2019. Our historic venue, known for its distinctive art deco style and opulent interiors, set a magnificent stage for Gabriella and Eric's special day.

As guests arrived, they were greeted by a celebration that effortlessly combined tradition with modern flair. The atmosphere buzzed with excitement as attendees were swept up in a whirlwind of color and light, courtesy of playful lights and glow sticks that set a festive tone for th

Celebrate International Women’s Day in the Best Way!

As we approach March 8th, 2024, International Women’s Day (IWD) reminds us of the importance of fostering diversity and equality. This year's theme of #InspireInclusion resonates strongly, emphasizing the need to celebrate women's achievements and address ongoing challenges. To mark this occasion, let's explore 16 empowering and celebratory event ideas.

Discussion and Speaker Ideas:

  1. Panel Discussion on Workplace Equity: Host a panel of experts to discuss gender equity, addressing biases in the workplace and strategies for improvement.

  2. Q&A with

The Color of the Year for 2024

Benefits of Using One Venue for Your Wedding Ceremony and Reception

When planning a wedding, one of the most significant decisions you'll make is choosing the venue. More and more couples are opting to hold both their ceremony and reception at the same location, and as the custodians of The Historic Alfred I. duPont Building in Miami, Florida, we've seen firsthand the myriad benefits of this choice. Here's why using the same venue for both parts of your special day is not just convenient, but can also elevate your entire wedding experience.

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2024 Miami Great Gatsby Party: A 1920s Gala

The Great Gatsby Party": A Dazzling Return to the Roaring Twenties in Miami

A century after the era that inspired it, the most enchanting and dazzling event of all, "The Great Gatsby Party", makes its return to Miami, channeling the exuberance, decadence, and party spirit of the roaring twenties.

A sensation since its New York City debut in 2015, this year's epic celebration revisits The Historic Alfred I Dupont Building (169 E Flagler St, Miami, FL 33131) on Friday, January 12, and Saturday, January 13, for two unforgettable evenings where l

Celebrating a Miami Icon – Miami Herald’s Best Venue Award Recipient

A Glorious Achievement

Nestled in the heart of Miami, the Alfred I. duPont Building stands as a testament to the city's architectural and historical richness. It won second place in the Miami Herald’s Best of Miami-Dade 2023 award, this Art Deco skyscraper is not just a building; it's a narrative of Miami's triumphant recovery from the throes of the Great Depression. The building is known for its historical and modern charm, making it perfect for special events.

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Essential Questions to Ask Your Wedding Florist

Planning a wedding can be a whirlwind of decisions, and one of the most crucial aspects is the floral arrangements. Flowers add beauty and elegance to your special day and reflect your style and theme. This makes choosing the right florist a key part of your wedding planning. To help you navigate this process, The Historic Alfred I. duPont Building Venue in Miami has compiled a list of essential questions to ask your wedding florist.

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Miami’s Festive Fiesta: A Guide to the Most Dazzling December Events

This December, the Magic City transforms into a wonderland of twinkling lights, joyous celebrations, and unique experiences that blend the city's iconic flair with holiday traditions. Whether you're dancing a The Historic Alfred I. duPont Building, marveling at dazzling parades, or sipping cocktails in a winter-themed bar, Miami offers an unforgettable holiday experience. Join us as we unwrap the top festive activities that make Miami a must-visit destination this holiday season!

  1. George Balanchine’s The Nutcracker

    (Dec 15

Corporate Holiday Party: Why Have it?

In the corporate world, deadlines, KPIs, and quarterly reports often take center stage. Amidst this hustle, the idea of hosting a holiday party might seem like an unnecessary expense or distraction. However, there are compelling reasons to throw a corporate holiday party. It's not just about festivities and food; it's about building company culture, boosting morale, and fostering relationships. Here's why every company, big or small, should consider hosting a holiday party:

  1. Strengthening Company Culture:
    A holiday party can embody the values and culture of a company. It's an op

Halloween 2023 in Miami

In the vibrant city of Miami, Halloween spirit permeates the atmosphere throughout the year. However, there's an unmatched magic to the All Hallows’ Eve that invites all to indulge in their spooky side. This year, since Halloween falls on a Tuesday, Miamians are set to immerse in extended “Halloweek” festivities. From daytime excursions to haunted spots to late-night parties, there's something for everyone. If you're keen on diving into Miami's best Halloween events, you're in for a treat. Let’s take a glimpse at the top Halloween picks for 2023:

1. Malefycia Miami: Making its