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Welcome to Downtown Orlando! Downtown Orlando is the center of a dynamic metropolitan area with a vibrant and diverse community where arts and culture flourish. Downtown also serves as the economic engine driving Central Florida’s economy, providing a world-class urban core with residential, retail and commercial development. As our city continues to transform and emerge into the ideal place to live, work, play and raise a family, I hope you’ll chose to experience all that Downtown has to offer.


Thomas Chatmon
On behalf of the Downtown Development Board and Community Redevelopment Agency, I would like to welcome you to Downtown Orlando! Downtown Orlando is a premiere destination featuring a wide array of amenities, including the best in sports and entertainment. With many options to choose from including cultural events, museums, a multitude of nightlife options, and walking around our Main Streets, Downtown Orlando offers something for residents and visitors alike. No matter what type of experience you are seeking, Downtown Orlando offers options for all to enjoy. And with exciting new developments to discover in our urban destination, you’ll want to keep coming back. I appreciate your support and interest as we continue our objective of becoming the nation’s highest quality urban environment.

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