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November 2013

Warmest Thanksgiving Wishes to You from Everyone at the Hilton Miami Downtown

"I awoke this morning with devout thanksgiving for my friends, the old and new."
~Ralph Waldo Emerson

Happy Thanksgiving from the Hilton Miami Downtown Family to yours!


Planning a visit to Miami during the upcoming holiday season? Work up an appetite for your dinner at the Miami Turkey Trot – don’t forget to bring some canned goods to benefit Camilius House.  How about a parade?  The 39th Annual North Miami Winternational Thanksgiving Day Parade treats attendees to dance groups, professional floats, bands and much more.  While in town, get a jump start on some of the holiday season attractions in Miami like Santa’s Enchanted Forest or Zoo Lights at Zoo Miami.  

Consider overnight accommodations at the Hilton Miami Downtown and take advantage of our many special packages.  For more information and reservations please visit the Hilton Miami Downtown online.


From Yanni to the Nutcracker to Santa – Our Top Picks for Holiday Events in Miami!

Get in the spirit of the holidays this year in Miami!  Miami is magical and there are so many things to do and see - from Yanni to the Nutcracker and even the big guy in the red suit!  Check out our top picks for holiday events in Miami this year.  

George Balanchine’s The Nutcracker at the Adrienne Arsht Center
December 19 – 24, 2013
The Nutcracker performed by the Miami City Ballet is nothing short of spectacular.

Yanni at the Adrienne Arsht Center
December 6 & 7, 2013
Platinum selling pianist and composer, Yanni brings his World Without Borders Concert Tour to Miami this winter.  

Santa’s Enchanted Forest
Through January 5
Heralded as the world’s largest Christmas theme park!  Enjoy over 100 rides, shows, games and attractions including South Florida’s tallest Christmas Tree!  

Holiday Music at Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden, Miami
December 8, 2013
The 20th anniversary of Holiday Music in the Garden!  Enjoy a champagne dinner lit by a beautiful starry South Florida evening followed by a performance of  festive holiday music.

Winter Wonder Island at Jungle Island
Through January 5
Guests will be treated by holiday-themed lights, activities, a holiday film, photos with Santa and SNOW!  

Zoo Lights at Zoo Miami
December 16 - 23
Enjoy the spectacle of animal-shaped lights brightening the evening sky, hippo slide rides, camel rides, zoo Miami’s version of Ice-skating and winter-themed snacks.   

Make the most of your Holiday Season in Miami and plan to stay a couple nights to see as much as you can.  The Hilton Miami Downtown is conveniently located to provide easy access to see Yanni as well as all of the amazing holiday events in Miami.  You can check our specials and book your stay online or call the Hilton Miami Downtown for more information: 305-374-0000. 


Special Booking Incentives at our Award Winning Meeting Space in Downtown Miami!

Are you a meeting planner and looking to have your next corporate event or meeting in a warm and sunny location like Miami, Florida?  Try the award-winning meeting space at the Hilton Miami Downtown.  We are ready to host your next event or meeting with our Pick Your Reward special incentives!

Pick Your Reward Booking Incentives at the Hilton Miami Downtown
Book a meeting by December 15, 2013 for a program taking place by the end of the year (2013) over the Hot Dates and "Pick Your Reward" based on the total room nights contracted and actualized.

20-49 Room Nights Actualized - Pick One Reward
50-100 Room Nights Actualized - Pick Two Rewards
101-250 Room Nights Actualized - Pick Three Rewards
251+ Room Nights Actualized - Pick Four Rewards

  • Triple Hilton Honors Meeting Planner Bonus Points
  • Complimentary One Hour Welcome Reception
  • Five Upgrades for program's VIPs
  • 15% Attrition on guest rooms
  • 1 per 40 Comp Policy on actualized room nights

Remaining Hot Dates for 2013:

  • November 24-30
  • December 1-3, 14-30

 Hot Dates are subject to change without notice. Prior bookings are not eligible. Subject to availability. Not available with any other discount or promotion. Complimentary 1 hour Reception includes Domestic Beer, house wine & Chef's selection of hors d'ouevres. Please contact us for more details.

Did you know that Cvent named Miami to be in the top 10 meeting destinations in the country? Miami is the perfect city to host a meeting and the Hilton Miami Downtown is the perfect location in Miami, chosen as aTop Renovated Meeting Facility in the South for 2014” and one of the “Best Boardrooms in the South” by Convention South Magazine!

Be sure to act now for this limited time offer and reserve the best meeting and event venue spaces at the Hilton Miami Downtown.  Click here to request a proposal or visit our website for more information. 


One of the Greatest Festivals of Art in the Country - Art Basel Miami Beach

Setting the art world on fire! Art Basel in Miami Beach is the premier art show in the United States and THE place to be this December for anyone in international art.  

Come to the Miami Beach Convention Center December 5th through the 8th and see a selection of more than 260 leading modern and contemporary galleries participating from North America, Latin America, Europe, Asia, and Africa showcasing historical works of Modern and contemporary art alongside that of the newest stars of the art world.

Paintings, sculptures, drawings, installations, photographs, films, and limited edition works will be on display as well as pieces and performances that at nearby beaches, Collins Park and SoundScape Park.

Every year, Miami’s leading private collections including the Rubell Family Collection, Cisneros Fontanals Art Foundation, the De la Cruz Collection Contemporary Art Space, World Class Boxing, the Margulies Collection and the Dacra Collection will be open to guests of Art Basel in Miami Beach. Additionally, museums of South Florida organize exhibitions including shows at the Miami Art Museum, Bass Museum of Art, Norton Museum, Wolfsonian-FIU and MOCA North Miami.

Whether you are a long time attendee or an art aficionado that will be enjoying the festivities for the first time, Art Basel in Miami Beach is something that will be talked about for months to come.  When considering accommodations near the Miami Beach Convention Center, the Hilton Miami Downtown is ideal. Whether driving or using public transportation we secure parking with valet service and both the Metromover Monorail and the Omni Bus are steps from our front door. Guests can attend any of the Art Basal venues with ease.  For more information about our Miami hotel accommodations, please visit the Hilton Miami Downtown website.