Calendar Of Events Outdoors
Written by Miami Today on January 24, 2013
Rina Yoga hosts a "Moonlight Tour & Yoga" at Fairchild Tropical Garden with tram tours every hour and a free yoga class under the moon. 6:30 p.m. gates open. 7-8 p.m. main event. Fairchild Tropical Botanical Garden, 10901 Old Cutler Road, Coral Gables. Free. Details: www.rinayoga.com/events.
The Crandon Park Visitors and Nature Center offers the Bear Cut Preserve, a 264-acre natural barrier island habitat on the northern tip of Key Biscayne. Guided tours and educational programs are offered year round for all ages — from low tide marine beach and wading tours to bird watching, canoeing, kayaking, snorkeling and bicycling. Visit the center’s exhibit room and aquariums with recreated underwater habitats. 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Crandon Park Visitors and Biscayne Nature Center, 6767 Crandon Blvd., Key Biscayne. Details: (305) 361-6767 or www.biscaynenaturecenter.org.
KAYAK & SNORKEL
Kayak along the shallow waters of Key Biscayne and explore the protected areas of Bear Cut Preserve with Crandon Park’s Kayak and Snorkel Adventure. Discover tropical fish, spotted eagle rays, sea stars and coastal birds. Closed-toe water shoes, water, sunglasses, sunscreen, towel and a wide-brimmed hat are recommended. 9:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Crandon Park, 6767 Crandon Blvd., Key Biscayne. $70 per person. RSVP required. Details: (305) 365-3018 or www.miamidade.gov/ecoadventures.
Haitian-born, Miami-based muralist and sing artist Serge Toussaint gives a tour and discussion of his work in Little Haiti in "Walking Tour: Street Art of Little Haiti." 1 p.m. Little Haiti Cultural Center Courtyard, 212 NE 59th Ter., Little Haiti. Free. Details: (305) 375-4590 or www.historymiami.org.
Crandon Park’s Key Biscayne Bike Adventure explores Key Biscayne as you bike along the streets and paths of the historic barrier island. This tour highlights Crandon Park’s Bear Cut Preserve, the Crandon Gardens — site of the former Crandon Zoo — and the Village of Key Biscayne. 1:30-4 p.m. Crandon Park, 6767 Crandon Blvd., Key Biscayne. $28 per person. RSVP required. Details: (305) 365-3018 or www.miamidade.gov/ecoadventures.