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4 posts from April 2012

04/24/2012

Summer Vacation Season is Approaching – Downtown Miami Hotel Deals

Summer will be here before you know it and for most of us, the season offers the best chance to take an extended vacation – the kids are out of school and everyone seems to slow down just a bit.  With the 2012 vacation season quickly approaching, now is the perfect time to make plans for a Miami getaway.  Check out these great downtown Miami hotel deals, just in time for summer!

Hilton Miami Downtown Hotel Deals & Packages

Our Miami hotel deals provide the perfect way to make the most of your time in Florida. Stretch your budget and have some fun when you take advantage of our special offers.

AAA Members Save with our Stay and Park Package Aaa_logo

  • Room or Suites Accommodation
  • Continental Breakfast for Two
  • Valet parking for one car

Advance Purchase Rates Package

Plan ahead. Book Online. Save Money!
Whether you are traveling on vacation or just getting away for a long weekend, make the Hilton Miami Downtown your first choice and we'll make it worth your while with our Advance Purchase Rates.

Romance Package

Summer is a great time to escape and enjoy a little romance!

  • Sparkling wine in room
  • Full American breakfast
  • Deluxe accommodations


Hilton Miami DowntownThe Hilton Miami Downtown provides a stylish new approach to South Florida cool.  Gaze out over the aquamarine waters of Biscayne Bay. Relax in our comfortable and sleek guestrooms, sunbathe poolside at our unique rooftop pool, all while enjoying impeccable service and exceptional convenience to downtown Miami attractions. Book our downtown Miami hotel deals online today.

04/17/2012

Experience the Premier Ocean Sailing Competition –Volvo Ocean Race Miami

Volvo Ocean Race MiamiJoin international sailing fans from across the globe at the 2-week celebration of Volvo Ocean Race Miami - an exceptional test of sailing ability and human effort, built on the courage of great seafarers who sailed the world’s oceans aboard square rigged clipper ships more than a century ago.  Volvo Ocean Race Miami festivities begin on May 6th with the arrival of the racing fleet into the Port of Miami from the Brazilian port of Itajai in Leg 6 of the 10-continent race – and the competition’s only North American Stopover. 


Volvo Ocean Race Miami

May 6 – May 20, 2012

Volvo Ocean Race Miami is considered to be the “Superbowl of sailing” and will feature an international and interactive festival of cultural arts, live entertainment, food, and more.

Highlights include:

  • Live music, food & cultural arts
  • Volvo Ocean Race’s “Life at the Extreme” Exhibition
  • The famous in-port race - with points counting toward the leader board and the opportunity to view the thrilling power of the Volvo Open 70
  • Countless aquatic activities, paddle board competitions, classic steamboat races and wakeboarding
  • The Ride – experience what it feels like to be on board a Volvo Open 70 yacht at speed in extreme conditions while being bombarded by strong winds and spray

The United States Sailing Center calls Miami it’s home and with such a rich history of sailing, makes for the ideal stopover location for the Volvo Ocean Race 2011-2012. This year’s fleet will be docked in the Port of Miami for the public to get a closer peek at these magnificent vessels.   The Hilton Miami Downtown is excited for everyone to come out and enjoy the Volvo Ocean Race Miami this year and wishes all participants good luck and safe sailing!

04/10/2012

Come Check out 2012 MGLFF & Aquagirl in Miami

Come to Miami this spring for the 2012 Miami Gay & Lesbian Film Festival and AquaGirl ® 2012 and experience two of the most highly acclaimed LGBT events in the country. 

2012 MGLFF
April 27 – May 6, 2012

Film reelThe Miami Gay & Lesbian Film Festival is an annual extravaganza of films, parties, receptions and events and is internationally recognized as one of the premiere LGBT film festivals of any kind, worldwide. 

  • Based in the world-renowned historic South Beach neighborhood with additional films screened at locations throughout Miami-Dade County
  • Over 65 films will be shown over 10 days
  • Internationally acclaimed, the Miami Gay and Lesbian Film Festival is the first major LGBT film festival to occur in the calendar year, setting the tone for the entire LGBT film festival season.

2012 Aquagirl
May 2 – May 6, 2012 

One of the hottest women’s festivals in the country with 100% of the proceeds from Aqua Girl® benefiting the Aqua Foundation for Women, a not-for-profit-foundation whose primary mission is to serve as a funding catalyst for lesbian, bisexual, and transgender wellness and equality in South Florida through grants, scholarships and initiatives.  This event has something for everyone!

  • Comedy shows
  • Live entertainment
  • VIP cocktail receptions and, fine dining
  • Countless dance parties 

Tag_logoThe Hilton Miami Downtown would like to invite everyone to our LGBT-friendly and TAG approved hotel for a bite at Brisa Bistro or refreshing beverages and appetizers in our Gallery Lobby Lounge.  Meet up with your friends before heading out, or stop by afterwards to finish off the evening.  The Hillton Miami Downtown wishes everyone a great time at the 2012 MGLFF and Aquagirl events this spring!

 


04/03/2012

Adrienne Arsht Center Hosts Yanni, Miami Symphony Orchestra & The Lion King

Audience shwThe Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts of Miami-Dade County is a creative gem tucked away in Downtown Miami and plays host to world-class performances in music, theater and dance.  Discover your artistic spirit and enjoy thrilling new shows at The Arsht Center.  The Miami theater that, “embraces excellence, celebrates differences, renews the spirit and engages diverse communities through the power of the performing arts.”


Upcoming Performances at

The Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts

An Evening With Yanni
April 20, 2012

Yanni has performed for millions all over the world and is returning to the United States with his all-new show. Witness Yanni and his world class musicians as they take the stage to perform his greatest instrumental hits as well as some of the music from his new album "Truth Of Touch," Yanni’s first album of original studio music in nearly a decade.

Miami Symphony Orchestra: The Three Great B’s
May 11, 2012

The Miami Symphony Orchestra ends their season on a high note with a tribute to three of the greatest composers - Bach, Beethoven and Brahms under Music Director & Conductor Eduardo Marturet. 

Disney’s The Lion King
May 15 – June 10, 2012

The Tony® Award-winning Broadway sensation comes to Miami for 4 weeks of magical
performances.  Come see why The New York Times has said, “There is simply nothing else like it.”  Relish in the beauty and splendor of Africa through the music of Elton John and Tim Rice with hits like, “Can You Feel The Love Tonight” and “Circle of Life.” 

As you plan your celebration of theater, music and creativity, we invite you to book your stay at the Hilton Miami Downtown – just minutes from The Adrienne Arsht Center. Enjoy luxurious and spacious guestrooms and a wide array of wonderful amenities for the perfect, relaxing retreat. For more information please visit our website or call 305-374-0000.