The Deering Estate at Cutler is celebrating a free “Play Day,” a day with free admission from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Aside from free admission and free parking, there will be hands-on science activities and historic house tours as well as food and beverages available for purchase.
Activities & Programs on Sunday, July 17, include:
• Mini-canoe tours at 10:30 am, 12:00 pm, 1:30 pm & 3:00 pm (for a $10 fee; cash only & weather permitting. Space is limited);
• “Birthday Bash” – Charles Deering was born on July 31, 1852. In celebration of his birthday, guests can participate in hands on activities presented in our Small Wonders birthday party package. Explore the magnificent world of insects, birds and reptiles and build your own bug while learning about the different birthday packages, camps, specialty tours and group tours that are offered at the Deering Estate;
• Tropical fruit display provided by Fruit & Spice Park;
• Learn Fly Fishing techniques from Fly Fishing enthusiast Hunter Serrate;
• Food & beverages will be available for purchase.
Future free admission dates will be Saturday, Aug. 20, highlighting Teachers and Environmental Educators
and Saturday, Sept. 17, highlighting Scouts.
Deering Estate is located at 16701 W 72 Ave., Miami, FL 33157. Call 305-235-1668 for more info.