Celebrate Christmas in July: A Festive Japanese Twist!


Welcome to a little slice of holiday magic in the middle of summer! Recently, The Historic Alfred I. duPont Building in Downtown Miami hosted “A Japanese Christmas,” a truly enchanting event that we’re excited to share with you. Whether you’re a fan of unique holiday celebrations or just love stunning event décor, this blog post is sure to inspire.


The Venue: A Perfect Holiday Party Setting

First, let’s talk about the venue itself. The Historic Alfred I. duPont Building is a gem in Downtown Miami, boasting incredible Art Deco architecture that adds a touch of elegance to any event. Imagine high ceilings, gleaming marble floors, and intricate ironwork – it’s like stepping into a piece of history with a dash of glamour. This versatile space can transform for any occasion, from grand weddings to cozy holiday parties.


Event Spotlight: Japanese Christmas-Themed Event

Now, onto the main event! This Japanese Christmas-themed celebration was a feast for the senses. The decorators pulled out all the stops to create a winter wonderland with a unique twist.

Unique Decorations:

  • Cherry Blossom Trees: Picture this – delicate pink cherry blossoms towering above, creating a dreamy and ethereal vibe.
  • Red Lanterns: These glowing red lanterns added warmth and a festive touch, perfectly complementing the holiday spirit.
  • Themed Christmas Trees: These weren’t your average Christmas trees. They were adorned with beautiful Japanese motifs, making them truly special.

Ambiance and Setup: The event’s setup was nothing short of magical. Rich red tablecloths with intricate patterns draped over tables, while elegant black chairs and stunning centerpieces completed the look. The lighting played a huge role, casting gorgeous shadows and enhancing the overall festive feel.


Family-Friendly Activities:

  • Slime Station: A big hit with the kids, this station allowed little ones to get creative and make their own slime.
  • Candy Sushi Making: This was both fun and delicious! Kids and adults alike enjoyed rolling up fruit roll-ups and assorted candies to create their own candy sushi.


Versatility of The Historic Alfred I. duPont Building

While this event was all about holiday cheer, the duPont Building is a blank canvas for any celebration. From corporate events and birthday parties to intimate gatherings and lavish weddings, this venue can do it all.

Event Spaces:

  • North & South Ballrooms: Perfect for those big, unforgettable parties.
  • Intimate Spaces: Cozy nooks for smaller, personal gatherings.

Booking Information

While this post is all about highlighting the beauty and versatility of the Alfred I. duPont Building, if you’re curious about hosting your own event here, it’s super easy to get in touch. Just head over to our main website for more details.