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Art Deco Weekend was created nearly 40 years ago by the Miami Design Preservation League (MDPL) to showcase the beautiful Art Deco buildings of South Beach, saving it for future generations.  MDPL’s early work was the catalyst that created the vibrant, world-class city we live in today.  Learn about the important work of MDPL and how to help.  cultural organizations

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JANUARY 13 - 15, 2017



Calling all fashionable flappers and sporting gents for the Jazz Age Lawn Party Miami –

The newest addition to Art Deco Weekend! The Jazz Age Lawn Party – the world’s original and largest prohibition era inspired gathering consistently selected by the New York Times as one of the year’s most memorable events – is taking a historic first step on new sand at the 40th Annual Art Deco Weekend. Having recently concluded its 11th season in New York City, founder and headliner, Michael Arenella will be bringing this beloved event to Miami. Guests can expect to be immersed in 1920s and 30s entertainment – including music, dance performances, dance lessons, food drink and more!  Tickets are available at