Discover an authentic experience of Miami’s vibrant Cuban culture in Little Havana. a vibrant neighbourhood with dozens of Hispanic art galleries, Mom and pop restaurants, small boutique shops, sidewalk cafes, colorful murals, monuments to heroes past and present, elderly men playing dominoes as they discuss politics and cigar rollers deep at work amidst Little Havana’s ever-present aroma of Cuban coffee.
Little Havana landmarks include: Calle Ocho, the main drag of Little Havana, where fruit stands, art galleries, Cuban restaurants and cigar shops line the avenue and Walkway of the Stars, which honors Latin American celebrities including Gloria Estefan and Celia Cruz. At Domino Park, there are daily heated daily domino games among practiced locals. Take a break and grab a show at Tower Theater, a restored Art Deco theater and cultural venue.
On the last Friday of each month, Little Havana hosts Viernes Culturales, or Cultural Fridays, a monthly gallery night showcasing the cultural arts scene of the neighborhood.
Discover some of Little Havana’s highlights, and be sure to visit this vibrant neighborhood when you’re in Miami.