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Posted on: September 8, 2019

Downtown Hollywood Mural Project

Frida Kahlo mural by artist Fabio Onrack

Learn about the murals and artists that make up the award-winning Downtown Hollywood Mural Project.

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Posted on: February 23, 2022

Complete Streets and Undergrounding of Overhead Utilities

Complete Streets

Project Location: SR A1A from Sheridan Street to Hollywood Blvd.

Project Description: Undergrounding of overhead utilities (FPL, Comcast, AT&T, others); landscaping of sidewalks/medians; new pedestrian lighting along sidewalks; decorative pavement on w...

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Posted on: September 13, 2022

Downtown Hollywood is on a Roll! Announcing the Opening of Hollywood Bicycle Shop

Hollywood Bike Shop

Henry Angulo and Balam Cardona, owners of Hollywood Bicycle Shop at 1878 Tyler Street, have always been transportation kind of guys.

The South American-born (Angulo from Venezuela, Cardona from Colombia) business partners met many years ago in Miami, while...

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Posted on: August 2, 2022

IVtamin Spa “Where Health Is Beauty” Opens in Downtown Hollywood

IVtamin Spa

EAT, DRINK, DRIP, BREATHE says the website for IVtamin Spa, the bright, sparkly, and inviting new wellness center that recently opened at 118 South 20th Avenue, in the heart of Downtown Hollywood.  All four, believe co-founder and owners Mario Ca...

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Posted on: July 7, 2022

Hollywood Gets Its YaYas Out with the Re-Opening of Red Thai and Sushi by Yaya

Red Thai & Sushi

Beloved local Asian eatery, Red Thai and Sushi by Yaya, has returned to Downtown Hollywood. Their new location at 1907 Hollywood Boulevard offers a new, expanded menu that includes traditional items as well as numerous vegan options.

After a two-year hiatu...

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Posted on: March 24, 2022

Kreepy Tiki and Old Ghosts Brings New Art and Spirit to Downtown Hollywood

Kreepy Tiki

Brittany Nicole and Jackson “JAKSIN" Valiente, partners in Kreepy Tiki and Old Ghosts of Hollywood, the famous Fort Lauderdale retail collection of “art, antiquities and oddities” and tattoo parlor, were in a bind. &...

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Posted on: March 22, 2022

Downtown Hollywood is Aglow with the Opening of Glow Refinery

Glow Refinery

Glow Refinery, a day spa that serves up a selection of treatments for men and women, including skincare, waxing, body contouring, eyebrow laminations, and lash lifts, recently opened at 1940 Harrison Street, suite 204, in Downtown Hollywood.

“I c...

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Posted on: March 14, 2022

Virtual Reality Gets Real in Downtown Hollywood at VR Player 1

VRPlayer1

After experiencing the fun of a Virtual Reality arcade in Los Angeles, Yossi & Hadass Oren couldn’t believe there weren't many to be found when they moved to South Florida.  So they decided to open VR Player 1, Hollywood&am...

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Posted on: March 7, 2022

Savor Turkish Delights at Alem in Downtown Hollywood

Alem

Sabah Doksoz and Rain Sahutoglu didn’t know each other when they were growing up in the same town in the south of Turkey near the Mediterranean Sea.  But when they met in the US, they became fast friends and business partners.  ...

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Posted on: January 25, 2022

Allegria Italian Food Experience Brings More Happiness to Downtown Hollywood

Allegria

“Allegria” means “happiness” in Italian, and Allegria Italian Food Experience delivers both happiness and a modern, “real” Italian menu.  Owner Stefano Versace, a businessman and author ...

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Posted on: January 20, 2022

Artis Fine Arts Opens in Downtown Hollywood

Artis Fine Arts

Miguel Reinfeld is an artist at heart.  He got his Bachelors of Fine Arts in sculpture, but life got in the way and he never got to live his dream. Until now.  After more than 20 years in property management, Reinfeld got together with a...

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Posted on: January 18, 2022

Animal Vintage Specialty Shop Opens in Downtown Hollywood

Animal Vintage

Maria Barraco would be the first to tell you that she loves animals -- but her business, Animal Vintage, has nothing to do with the furry or feathered kind.

Instead, she said, the name came from her passion for fashion, and evolved from a nickname a friend...

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Posted on: December 20, 2021

Laissez les Bon Temps Rouler at Chateau de Thierry in Downtown Hollywood

Chateau de Thierry

Cajun and Creole food are on the menu at Chateau de Thierry, the Harrison Street restaurant and event venue where visitors to Downtown Hollywood can now come for a taste of New Orleans.

Business owner Dee Howard wasn’t even thinking about opening...

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Posted on: December 6, 2021

Verocca Bakery Turns Tyler Street into Tyler Sweet

Verocca Bakery

Veronica Herszkowicz has always been a baker.  As a full-time, stay-at-home mother, she began baking at home and doing local catering.  She then started supplying her baked goods, both sweet and savory, to restaurants around South Florid...

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Posted on: October 5, 2021

Professional Figure Skating Stars Open THE WAVE LOUNGE in Downtown Hollywood

Wave Lounge

Wave Lounge, a new restaurant/bar/lounge open at 115 S. 20th Avenue in Downtown Hollywood, promises to enhance the city’s multi-national aura with food, music and dance that echoes the passions and international travels of its owners, a family o...

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