Annual festival to mark 75 years of art deco style

MIAMI BEACH -- The annual Art Deco Weekend Festival, produced by the Miami Design Preservation League, will take place Jan. 10 to 16 here.

A night view of some buildings in the Art Deco district of Miami Beach. The theme of this year's festival will be, "Paris 1925/Miami Beach 2000 -- 75 Years of Art Deco."

Featured will be films, lectures and guided tours of this city's Art Deco District. Other activities include the Ocean Drive Street Festival, Jan. 14 to 16, where vintage jewelry, clothing, furniture and collectibles will be on display. In addition, there will be street performances.

Festival admission is free. The 1999 event drew 450,000 people.

Art Deco Festival
Phone: (305) 672-2014

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