Calendar Of Events Outdoors
Written by Miami Today on November 18, 2004
Miami-Dade Parks presents a guided night hike for the family. View creatures such as the Ogrefaced spiders, Nighthawks, Black Witch Moths and the Eastern Screech Owl. After the hike enjoy a campfire and marshmallow roast. 7-9 p.m. at Camp Owaissa Bauer, 17001 SW 264th St., Homestead. $10. Details: (305) 242-7688.
Lincoln Road Marketing Inc. presents the Lincoln Road Arts Walk, Part III, featuring gallery exhibits, local artist, live music and a giveaway bag. 7-10 p.m. between Pennsylvania and Jefferson Avenues, Miami Beach. Free. Details: (305) 519-1947.
FAMILY BOAT TOUR
The Historical Museum of Southern Florida presents a tour of the Miami River. Families will hear about the river from the times of the Tequesta Indians to the recent discovery of the Miami Circle. 10 a.m.-1 p.m. at the Historical Museum, 101 W Flagler St., Miami. RSVP required. $34 members; $39 non-member adults; $20 children 12 and under. Details: (305) 375-1621 or www.historical-museum.org.
See animals in their habitat and learn about the plant life seen beyond the paved trail through a guided historical nature walk. 2-4 p.m. Saturday and Sundays at Greynolds Park, 17530 W Dixie Highway, North Miami Beach. Details: (305) 948-2891.
LINCOLN ROAD FARMERS MARKET
This green market on Lincoln Road between Alton and Washington avenues in Miami Beach from 9 a.m.-7 p.m. Sundays 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 9-10 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. Wednesday and Saturday, 6:30 p.m. Thursday at Art Deco Welcome Center, 1001 Ocean Drive, Miami Beach. $15. Details: Sheldon Brown, (305) 531-3484 or www.mdpl.org.