Calendar Of Events Outdoors
Written by Miami Today on June 1, 2006
Visit historic houses, archaeological sites, and learn rare native plants. 10:30 a.m. and 2 p.m. at Deering Estate at Cutler, 16701 SW 72nd Ave., Cutler Bay. $5-$7. Details: (305) 235-1668.
Chamber South’s Military Affairs Committee hosts its 15th annual golf tournament. June 2. 11 a.m. registration; shotgun starts at noon; 6 p.m. awards and reception dinner at Miccosukee Golf and Country Club, 6401 Kendale Lakes Dr. $150-$5,000 includes lunch, dinner, goody bag, greens fees and use of a golf cart. RSVP required. Details: (305) 661-1621.
13th annual South Florida Boat Show features a new selection of power boats and seminars. Through June 5. Various times at Miami Beach Convention Center, 1901 Convention Center Dr., Miami Beach. Details: (305) 864-4200, (954) 946-6164 or www.soflaboatshow.com
Tropical Fern and Exotic Plant Society Show. Through June 4. 9:30 a.m.- 4:30 p.m. at Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden, 10901 Old Cutler Rd., Coral Gables. Details: (305) 666-0219.
Explore and bike along the streets of Key Biscayne. 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Meet at Crandon Park Visitors and Nature Center, 6767 Crandon Blvd., Key Biscayne. Various prices including bike rentals. RSVP required. Details: (305) 365-3018.
Visitors will explore Miami’s beach habitat, hammocks and mangrove forest at the Crandon Bear Cut Preserve nature walks. 10-11 a.m. and 2-3 p.m. Meet at Crandon Park Visitors and Biscayne Nature Center, 6767 Crandon Blvd., Key Biscayne. $2. Details: (305) 361-6767.
Park naturalist will guide visitors to explore Deering Estate’s ancient geological formations. 3-4 p.m. at Deering Estate at Cutler, 16701 SW 72nd Ave., Cutler Bay. $5-$7. Details: (305) 235-1668.
View owls and other animals at Greynolds Park. Also, June 9 and June 17. 7:30 p.m. at 17530 W. Dixie Highway, North Miami Beach. RSVP required. $5. Details: (305) 945-3425.
Canoe from Biscayne Bay to Chicken Key Island, a 7-acre bird breeding ground. 8-11 a.m. Meet at Deering Estate at Cutler, 16701 SW 72nd Ave., Cutler Bay. $15-$25. Details: (305) 235-1668.
Arch Creek Park’s Family Fun Day is an educational event featuring archaeological digs, a nature adventure, and more. 1-3 p.m. at Arch Creek Park Museum, 1855 NE 135th St., North Miami. RSVP required. $5. Details: (305) 944-6111.
Learn ghostly encounters since the late 1800s at Arch Creek Park. Also on June 21. 7-8:30 p.m. Meet at Arch Creek Park Museum, 1855 NE 135th St., North Miami. RSVP required. $5. Details: (305) 944-6111.
American Institute of Architects Miami Chapter hosts 14th annual golf tournament. Portion of the proceeds benefit scholarships for architecture students and Miami Children’s Hospital. 11:30 a.m. at The Miccosukee Golf and Country Club, 6401 Kendale Lakes Dr. $150. Details: (305) 448-7488 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Junina Festival is a Brazilian folk festival and family event featuring music, food, dancing, and more. Visitors are encouraged to wear traditional Brazilian costumes. 5-10 p.m. at North Beach Band Shell, 73rd and Collins Ave., Miami Beach. Free for children under 12; $5 others. Details: (954) 540-0972.