Calendar Of Events Outdoors
Written by Miami Today on July 7, 2005
Tropical Dreams: A People’s History of South Florida examines 10,000 years of South Florida and the Caribbean through multi-media presentations. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily at the Historical Museum of Southern Florida, 101 W Flagler St., Miami. Details: (305) 375-1492 or www.historical-museum.org.
See animals in their natural habitat and learn about the plant life seen beyond the paved trail through a guided historical nature walk. 2-4 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays at Greynolds Park, 17530 W Dixie Highway, North Miami Beach. Details: (305) 948-2891.
Green market on Lincoln Road between Alton Road and Washington Avenue 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.
Novice and experienced paddlers of all ages are welcome. 5:30 p.m. Wednesdays and 8 a.m. Saturdays at the Miami Rowing and Water sports Center, 2601 Rickenbacker Causeway, Virginia Key. Details: Tim Streeter (786) 208-8458.
Daily historical tours of some of Florida’s earliest buildings and architecture. The Deering Estate at Cutler, 16701 SW 72nd Ave., Village of Palmetto Bay. Adults $6; children $4. Details: (305) 235-1688.
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: (305) 531-3484 or www.mdpl.org.
Every weekend, Española Way hosts the open-air, pedestrian-only market. Along Española Way, Miami Beach. Details: www.themarketcompany.org.