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Gem, jewelry, mineral, and fossil show in Miami

The Miami Mineralogical And Lapidary Guild (MMLG) is holding a Gem, Jewelry, Mineral, and Fossil Show on Saturday and Sunday Dec 3-4 at Evelyn Greer Park, 8200 SW 124th Street in the Village of Pinecrest, just south of Miami, one block off US 1 with plenty of free parking. Saturday, Dec. 3: 10 a.m. to …

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Deering Estate: Enjoy vintage holiday decor in South Dade

Beautiful Deering Estate lights up for the holidays with a variety of activities. From November to January, the estate, at 16701 SW 72nd Ave., is decked out in special vintage decor. Historic Holiday Decor: A Jazzy Holiday at Deering Estate Daily, from Nov. 25-Jan. 6, 2023 10 a.m.-5 p.m., gates close at 4 p.m.(except Dec. …

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Pinecrest Gardens to present its Nights of Lights

Pinecrest Gardens’ Nights of Lights features glittering, larger-than-life installations to celebrate the season in style. Peruse thousands of lights and wander through a holiday-themed maze. This year’s edition is scheduled for Dec. 11, 2022, through Jan. 1, 2023. Hours are 6-9 p.m. each day. There will be treats and activities for kids and kids at heart, …

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Farmers markets, vendor fairs: Food, vintage wares and handmade goods

Shop for fresh produce, prepared foods, vintage treasures, art, decor and other items from South Florida vendors, farmers and artisans. Farmers markets and vendor fairs in Broward, Miami-Dade and greater Palm Beach often include opportunities for extra fun and entertainment like yoga, live music, hayrides, pony rides, face painting or petting zoos. Usually entry is …

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Night hike and campfire at Deering Estate

The Deering Estate sits atop the geological formation known as the Miami Rock Ridge, most prominent and visible in southern Miami-Dade County. During the day, it offers eco adventures like birding and nature walks but what really is special when the sun goes down are the seasonal night hikes and campfire evenings among the tropical …

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Monthly moon viewings at Deering Estate

Moon Over Miami The famous song that Ray Charles sang takes on new meaning when you add a telescope to the scene with a backdrop of the historic Deering Estate.  Enjoying the view of the moon from the Estate’s front lawn is a recurring monthly event, but it’s also a a bring-your-own-binoculars or telescope (BYOT) …

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Free Shakespeare in the Park

According to festival organizers, 2021 dates are still TBD. Florida Shakespeare Theater presents Shakespeare’s “Macbeth” at various locations around Miami. Jan. 3-5 at the North Beach Bandshell. Admission is free. Shows on Friday and Saturday at 8 p.m., Sunday at 6 p.m. Outside food and beverage and pets not permitted. Food for sale on site. …

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