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June 2019

America's Birthday Bash At Bayfront Park

America's Birthday Bash At Bayfront Park is an annual 4th of July celebration here in South Florida. It is one of the top free summer events in South Florida.

Happy 4th of July on clothes lineSearching for fun plans for Independence Day 2019? Look no further than Bayfront Park’s 4th of July event! With a variety of activities for attendees of all ages, including a Family Fun Zone  and Budweiser Beer Garden, spending July 4th in Miami is a no-brainer!

Family Fun Zone

There are plenty of free activities for the family at Bayfront Park, including the Family Fun Zone, which is suited for children of all ages. Your kids can catch all the fun starting at 3 p.m. right in the middle of Bayfront Park. Just remember to park early for easier access!

Budweiser Beer Garden & Stage

In addition to great live music, which starts at 2 p.m., there will be fun games and activities, even for adults. Guests 21 and over can also enjoy some of the tasty Budweiser brews on draft at six different locations throughout the park! 

Fireworks Display

America's Birthday Bash wouldn’t be complete without fireworks, would it? The fireworks at Bayfront Park are consistently among the best in South Florida thanks to its proximity to the barges. The 30-minute free show starts at 9 p.m.

If you’re planning on attending the event, which starts at 10 a.m., make sure to leave your coolers, large bags, bottles, cans and personal fireworks at home. You should, however, arrive early for easier parking and remember to bring your cameras and smartphones to capture all the magic!

To make the most of your 4th of July in Miami, make sure to book your stay with us at the Hilton Miami Downtown. We’re conveniently located less than 10 minutes from the celebration at Bayfront Park and offer our guests with unmatched views, accommodations and customer service. Make this Independence Day a memory you’ll never forget!

Your Guide to Downtown Miami

No matter what you’re into, there’s something unique to experience in downtown Miami.

Downtown buildings from Miami CircleWith its breathtaking bay views and variety of attractions, Downtown Miami is a top spot for visitors and locals alike. The area, which is influenced by American, Caribbean, and Latin American culture, is home to some of South Florida’s best sights, sounds and smells.


The downtown area is known for its shopping attractions, especially Bayside Marketplace, a unique waterfront retail and entertainment complex with more than 100 shops and restaurants. There’s also Brickell City Centre, a high-end, multi-level urban mall spanning several city blocks, where you can find luxury brand boutiques and great restaurants.

Sporting and Theater Events

Downtown Miami hosts a plethora of sporting and theater events year-round. Some of the world’s biggest acts take the stage at American Airlines Arena, which is also home to the NBA’s Miami Heat, and the Arsht Center for the Performing Arts hosts both the Florida Grand Opera and Miami City Ballet.

Nightlife and Culture

Miami’s downtown area has seen a major cultural renaissance over the past decade, thanks in part to the arrival of museums and live music venues. Mary Brickell Village is a popular nightlife destination for both visitors and locals, as well.

If you’re visiting the area, you should stay at the Hilton Miami Downtown. We’re near all of the top downtown attractions and restaurants, including American Airlines Arena and Wynwood Arts District. Book your visit today to take advantage of our first-class accommodations and amenities from our convenient, walkable location!

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Have Some Family Fun In Miami This Summer

There are a variety of unique opportunities for family fun in Miami!

Family Getaway in MiamiIt’s no secret that Miami is one of the top family vacation destinations in the world. With plenty of sun, great beaches, world-class dining destinations and engaging attractions, there’s something for every member of your family. With plenty of free things to do in Miami, you don’t have to break the bank to have fun, either!

Downtown Miami Family Attractions

From museums to dining and shopping, the downtown Miami area is a must-visit spot for families. Shopping until you drop is no challenge at Bayside Marketplace, where you can stroll through the shops while taking in the picturesque views of glittering Biscayne Bay. There’s even a 90-minute cruise that takes you across Biscayne Bay from Millionaire’s Row on Miami Beach to exclusive Fisher Island. Other top family attractions and adventure opportunities include Bayfront Park’s Flying Trapeze School, Perez Art Museum Miami, HistoryMiami, and the Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts.

Coconut Grove and Miami Beach Family Attractions

You don’t want to miss the chance to see all that the Coconut Grove and Miami Beach areas offer, either. Some of the top picks include kayaking and paddleboarding adventures, Vizcaya Museum & Gardens, the CocoWalk outdoor shopping center, and Greenstreet Cafe. You should also check out South Pointe Park, Lincoln Road Mall, and New World Center!

Free Family-Friendly Activities in Miami

There are plenty of free, family-friendly things to do, too! Some of the top local picks include the Wynwood Art Walk, First Friday Gallery Night, free museum days, free yoga and workouts, free concerts and movies at SoundScape at New World Center, free beach days, and more!

If you’re visiting Miami for a summer vacation or getaway with your family, you should stay at the conveniently located Hilton Miami Downtown. We strive to provide a first-class, family-friendly experience and offer all of our guests with top-rate accommodations and amenities. Book your stay with us today to make the most of your Miami family getaway!

Event Space at Hilton Miami Downtown

If you’re searching for the perfect Miami event space, look no further than the Hilton Miami Downtown.

Hilton Miami Downtown BallroomWhether you’re looking for a place to host a social event, business meeting, or local convention, the Hilton Miami Downtown hotel is the perfect venue. Centrally located just minutes from the Miami International Airport and dozens of prestigious area businesses, we offer over 45,000 sq. ft. of flexible Downtown Miami meeting space. This includes a 17,000 sq. ft. ballroom -  the largest in the downtown area. The ideal destination for corporate and fundraising events, the Hilton Miami Downtown is suited to host banquets for up to 1,350 people and meetings for 10 to 1,000 attendees. Plus, our dedicated sales and catering team will customize your event to meet your needs and exceed your greatest expectations!

When booking an event at our hotel, you can also take advantage of great savings with our wide range of special packages. This includes our Rooms Only Deserves Extra Perks, The Perk Is Yours To Pick, and Meetings Simplified packages, which all include a variety of enticing and unique perks.

Don’t settle for a second-rate event space. Book your next social event, business meeting or fundraiser with us at the Hilton Miami Downtown. We offer first-class accommodations, amenities and facilities, as well as a dedicated team of professionals committed to providing all of our guests with a only the best customer service experience!