Calendar Of Events Outdoors
Written by Miami Today on January 19, 2006
10K RUN AND 5K RUN
The ALS Recovery Fund will sponsor the Lou Gehrig’s Disease 10K Run and 5K Run/Walk to raise money to help find a cure for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, a fatal neuromuscular disease. 7:30 a.m. at Dinner Key Marina, Coconut Grove. Entry fee $10-$25. Details: (305) 666-7223.
Historical Museum of Southern Florida hosts tours with Paul George. The Little Havana Bike Tour will be a journey to the site of the Tequesta settlement on the Miami River, the old KKK building, a cigar factory, Domino Park and the home of Elian Gonzalez. Includes complimentary beverages. 10 a.m.- noon at La Esquina de Tejas, 101 SW 12th Ave., Miami. Details: (305) 375-1621.
Historical Museum of Southern Florida’s Roaming the Roads Walking Tour will be a stroll into the residential community of Brickell Avenue. Homes of past mayors, the Greek Orthodox Church, the Beth David Congregation and the historic Coral Gables trolley will be visited. 10 a.m.-noon at Roads Professional Building, 2730 SW Third Ave., Miami. $15 for members; $20 for non-members. Details: (305) 375-1621.
The ING Miami Marathon and Half Marathon gears runners for the 26.2-mile and 13.1-mile courses. 5:45 a.m. for wheelchair participants, 6 a.m. for marathon participants at AmericanAirlines Arena, 601 Biscayne Blvd., Miami. Details: (305) 278-8668 or http://www.ingmiamimarathon.com.
Historical Museum of Southern Florida’s Paul George takes visitors on a boat tour from North Bay to South Beach. Learn about the creations of Normandy, Sunset and Venetian isles. A closeup view of Flagler Memorial, mansions on Star Island and the house of Al Capone. 10 a.m.-1 p.m. $34 members. $39 others. RSVP required. Details: (305) 375-1621.