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West Palm Beach Downtown Development Authority Wins Award for “Dining on the Spot”

November 4, 2021 | News

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (November 5, 2021) – The Florida Redevelopment Association (FRA) has recognized the West Palm Beach Downtown Development Authority (DDA) for its unique approach to outdoor dining amid the COVID-19 pandemic. “Dining on the Spot”, a program launched by the DDA to help downtown restaurants to continue generating revenues while providing a safe environment to serve patrons outdoors, was named winner of the 2021 ‘Out of the Box’ Award by the FRA at its annual awards ceremony.  While the concept of outdoor seating was already prominent in downtown West»


WEST PALM BEACH DDA LAUNCHES MONTHLY “SUNSET SILENT DISCO” ON THE WPB WATERFRONT

October 15, 2021 | News

WHAT: The West Palm Beach Downtown Development Authority (DDA) announces Sunset Silent Disco, a monthly event to bring people together through dance. The event takes place the third Saturday of each month beginning October 16, 2021 through May 2022 at the Waterfront Landing, 109 S. Flagler Dr.   Facilitated by Be You Disco, everyone who registers will be provided with headsets that sync music for everyone to enjoy. Instructors from Be You Disco will guide the dance portion followed by entertainment by a»


WEST PALM BEACH DDA OFFERS FREE CIRCUIT SHUTTLE RIDES TO LET VISITORS EASILY HOP AROUND DOWNTOWN WPB

October 12, 2021 | News

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (October 12, 2021) – It’s never been easier to visit your favorite spots in Downtown West Palm Beach. Beginning Monday, October 18, the West Palm Beach Downtown Development Authority (DDA) is launching a three-month pilot project sponsorship of the Circuit on-demand electric shuttle, which will offer free rides throughout downtown and the Town of Palm Beach through January 16, 2022.   “We’re constantly looking for opportunities to reduce congestion and get people»


WEST PALM BEACH DDA TO TAKE PART IN NATIONAL PLACEMAKING CONFERENCE

September 22, 2021 | News

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (September 21, 2021) – West Palm Beach Downtown Development Authority (DDA) Manager of Urban Placemaking Sherryl Muriente has been selected as one of just 25 placemaking leaders across the country to share their expertise during this year’s Placemaking Week conference in Flint, MI. The event, taking place this week, is produced»


New Members Appointed to West Palm Beach Downtown Development Authority Board of Directors

August 2, 2021 | News

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (August 2, 2021) – The West Palm Beach Downtown Development Authority (DDA) announces the appointment of Richard V. Reikenis as president and William P. Jacobson as vice-chair of the West Palm Beach Downtown Development Authority Board of Directors. Attorney Varisa Lall Dass will also be joining the board following her appointment by West Palm Beach Mayor Keith James.   Reikenis previously served»


NEW MURAL FEATURING AFRICAN AMERICAN MUSIC ICONS  COMES TO DOWNTOWNWPB

July 21, 2021 | News

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (July 21, 2021) – The West Palm Beach Downtown Development Authority (DDA) and West Palm Beach Arts & Entertainment District are partnering with Sub-Culture Group and Street Art Revolution to bring a powerful new mural to Camelot at 114 S. Narcissus Ave in Downtown West Palm Beach.   Titled “The Revolution of the Groove,” the 100 ft. wide by 80 ft. tall mural will portray six revolutionary African American artists who utilized their music to challenge entrenched ways»


DOWNTOWN WEST PALM BEACH LAUNCHES APPLICATIONS FOR RETAIL SPACE AT MANDEL PUBLIC LIBRARY

July 15, 2021 | News

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (July 15, 2021) – The West Palm Beach Downtown Development Authority (DDA), the City of West Palm Beach, and the West Palm Beach Community Redevelopment Agency (CRA) today announced that applications for the lease of retail space at 407 Clematis Street will open on Monday, July 19. This premiere space on»


WEST PALM BEACH DOWNTOWN TROLLEY TO RESUME OPERATIONS JULY 1

June 25, 2021 | News

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (June 25, 2021) – The Trolley is back! The West Palm Beach Downtown Development Authority (DDA) and the City of West Palm Beach announce the return of service for the West Palm Beach Downtown Trolley on Thursday, July 1. The Trolley’s three routes connecting downtown to nearby hotspots provide a convenient,»


DowntownWPB News & Events – May 31

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PAIRINGS: FOOD & WINE EVENT RETURNS TO DOWNTOWN WEST PALM BEACH

May 14, 2021 | News

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (May 14, 2021) — Indulgence is the inspiration this year at the 9th Annual Pairings: Food & Wine Event happening Thursday, May 27, from 5:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. in Downtown West Palm Beach.  Participants will stroll along Clematis Street and the District streets to sample mouth-watering chef specialties and favorite»


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