Calendar Of Events Outdoors
Written by Miami Today on August 20, 2004
Every Sunday, Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden is offering free admission to all visitors through September. Visitors can walk the Fairchild grounds, have a family picnic and enjoy the 83 acres of tropical paradise. 9:30 a.m.- 4:30 p.m. 10901 Old Cutler Rd., Coral Gables. $5-$10. Details: www.fairchildgarden.org.
WALK WITH ME
Easter Seals of Miami-Dade, which offers support services to individuals and families with special needs, will hold its Come Walk With Me fundraiser to benefit the Easter Seals programs. 7:30 a.m. at Aventura Mall, Fountain Court, 19501 Biscayne Blvd., Aventura. $25-$50. Details: (305) 547-4713 or www.miami.easterseals.com.
LINCOLN ROAD FARMERS MARKET
The market is on Lincoln Road between Alton and Washington avenues 9 a.m.-7 p.m. Sundays. This green market features fruits, vegetables, fresh cut flowers, plants and specialty items like bread, honey, jams and jellies. Details: (305) 531-0038.
Deering Estate historical tours of some of Florida’s earliest buildings and architecture. Offered daily. The Deering Estate at Cutler, 16701 SW 72nd Ave. Adults $6; children $4. Details: (305) 235-1688.
Deering Estate Mangrove Boardwalk tours, featuring a guided walk along a half-mile boardwalk, are offered daily at the Deering Estate at Cutler, 16701 SW 72nd Ave. Adults $6; children $4. Details: (305) 235-1688.
DADELAND WALKING CLUB
The Dadeland Walking Club has a free walk 9 a.m.-10 a.m. led by an exercise specialist. Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays at Dadeland Mall, Saks Fifth Avenue entrance. Details: (786) 596-3895.
ART DECO TOURS
The Miami Design Preservation League offers 90-minute guided walking tours of the Art Deco Architectural Historic District that focus on South Beach’s Art Deco, Mediterranean Revivalist and MiMo architecture styles. 10:30 a.m. Wednesdays and Saturdays, 6:30 p.m. Thursdays at Art Deco Welcome Center, 1001 Ocean Drive, Miami Beach. $15. Details: Sheldon Brown, (305) 531-3484 or www.mdpl.org.