MIAMI (CBSMiami) – South Florida is in for a presidential visit on Wednesday. President Barack Obama is traveling to Miami to attend a fundraising event for the Democratic National Committee.

The President is expected to arrive at Miami International Airport aboard Air Force One at 5:40 p.m., the height of rush-hour, and cause traffic around the airport to become even more congested than usual.

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He’s scheduled to depart at 10:00 p.m.

According to CBS4 News partner the Miami Herald, Mr. Obama’s private fundraising event will take place at the waterfront home of businessman and philanthropist  Joseph W. Blount in Miami Beach.

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The DNC fundraiser is scheduled to kick off at 7 p.m. General reception tickets are $1,000, those wishing to attend the “Host Clutch and Reception” will pay $20,000. Maximum contribution: $32,400.

Obama’s visit to Miami-Dade is the second this year, a stark contrast to 2012 when he made multiple visits to the most-populous county of the most-populous swing state in the nation.

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Obama has made 29 visits to Florida since taking office in 2009; 15 times during 2012 and only two so far in 2013, including a four-day golfing weekend, according to CBS News’ Mark Knoller, who keeps track of presidential visits.