Shakespeare’s birthday at the Barnacle $2

shakespeare2.jpgFriends of Shakespeare plan an afternoon full of activities at the Barnacle in Coconut Grove Saturday, April 27, to celebrate the birthday of the bard.

The family-friendly Shakespeare’s birthday party will include fairies in the Fairy Garden, a sonnet walk, scenes from Shakespeare, arts and crafts, Renaissance dancing, Rat Pucking and sword fighting and more from noon to 3 p.m.

At 4 p.m., cast members from Shakespeare Miami will do a staged reading of “The Tempest.”

The event is free with $2 park admission (kids under 6 are free).  Tea, juice, cookies and birthday cake will be available for $2.

The Barnacle is at 3485 Main Highway, Miami. Phone: 305-442-6866