Calendar Of Events Outdoors
Written by Miami Today on March 23, 2006
National Tropical Botanical Garden features a walking tour of the Kampong, former home and garden of plant explorer David Fairchild. Walking tour led by director Larry Schokman. 10 a.m. at 4013 S. Douglas Rd., Coconut Grove. $10. Details: (305) 442-7169 or www.ntbg.org.
MIAMI RIVER DAY
The 10th annual Miami River Day highlights the heritage and culture of Miami’s working river, featuring boat rides, food vendors, entertainment, and family activities. 11 a.m.-5 p.m. at Jose Marti Park, Southwest Fourth Street and Fourth Avenue, Miami. Details: (305) 644-0544 or www.miamirivercommission.org.
CLASSIC CAR SHOW
The fifth annual downtown Miami classic car show features more than 100 classic and antique automobiles. Live music performances on the steps of the Dade County Courthouse. 11:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. on Flagler Street from Second Avenue to the courthouse. Free. Details: (305) 379-7070.
Biscayne National Park hosts a walk to the historic lighthouse and a boat ride to Boca Chita Key. 1:30 p.m. at 9700 SW 328th St., Homestead. $16.45-$24.45. RSVP required. Details: (305) 230-1100 or www.nps.gov/bisc.