ABOUT DOWNTOWN MELBOURNE
Residing along the Indian River Lagoon and Crane Creek waterfronts, Historic Downtown Melbourne landed on the map in the 1800s. Today, the historic charm and appeal still exists, but the energy and flavor of the local businesses are more vibrant than ever — with a variety of offerings to satisfy any age.
AN UNFORGETTABLE DESTINATION FOR LOCALS & VISITORS ALIKE
Downtown Melbourne is packed with boutique businesses who offer a diverse array of quality food, products, and experiences.
VARIETY FOR DAYS
With creative shops, exquisite cuisine, energetic nightlife, and unforgettable experiences, there are enough flavors to impress any taste.
Supporting Downtown Melbourne businesses means helping to preserve its unique identity and community culture.
PARK & STAY AWHILE
With ample free parking, a walkable environment, and plenty of entertainment, it’s easy to watch day turn into night in Downtown Melbourne.
A PLAYGROUND FOR ALL AGES
The Indian River Lagoon and Crane Creek waterfronts provide easy access to boating, fishing, parks, and marine life viewing.
Downtown Melbourne is home to numerous public parks and a boat ramp making walking, cycling, and paddling enjoyable activities.
ARTS & CULTURE
With a vibrant local art scene featuring galleries, DIY art studios, murals, and historic theaters, Downtown Melbourne has the palate to please.
Discover what new and exciting things are happening in Downtown Melbourne. View our calendar of upcoming events.
AN INCREDIBLE PLACE TO STAY. LIVE. WORK.
With a rich waterfront history dating back to the 1800s, Downtown Melbourne has a distinct visual charm.
Exciting growth is always on the horizon in Downtown Melbourne, with a fundamental focus on preserving its appealing character.
Downtown Melbourne has casual coastal community roots with an upscale flare defined by its quality business offerings.
Downtown Melbourne has a unique energy and flavor that can only exist when business and community work together.