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City of Miami Beach
1700 Convention Center Drive
Miami Beach, Florida 33139
Phone: 305.673.7000

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Tourism, Culture, And Economic Development

Miami Beach has a rich history as a trend setting cultural center, from the world famous nightclubs of the 50's, to today's modern South Beach. The City of Miami Beach’s identity is intrinsically linked to the arts, and today our entertainment, production and arts communities are stronger than ever. Miami Beach is truly a major international entertainment and cultural destination.

This Department supports, maintains and develops quality programs which enhance the City’s cultural institutions and infrastructure, as well as the City’s cultural and tourist industries, while striving to provide year-round events, concerts, movies in the park, and theatre productions that enhance both the visitor’s experience and the quality of life of our residents.
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Eva Silverstein

Born and raised in Brooklyn, NY, Eva Silverstein spent 20 years working in the performing arts and non-profit industry before stepping into public service. She began her career as a performer and entrepreneur, launching her own dance company and non-profit foundation in New York in 1998 at the age of 21. After more than a decade of performance and outreach work on the national and global stage, she transitioned to focus on the administrative and business side of the performing arts and philanthropic sector. Since moving to Miami Beach in 2009, she has held leadership roles in major performing arts organizations in the development, marketing, and public relations arenas. In 2017, she joined the City of Miami Beach as Director of Tourism, Culture and Economic Development to serve as an ambassador for the distinctive flavor, tropical heartbeat, and iconic landscape of our world-class city.

Eva is a proud graduate of Stuyvesant High School and Wesleyan University, and currently lives in beautiful Miami Beach with her husband and two children.  Her entire career has been structured by an unwavering belief in the power of the arts to inspire young lives, and a passionate commitment to social justice.