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Thursday09 May '19
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Members Only Cocktail Reception

May 9, 2019 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Deering Estate, 16701 SW 72nd Avenue
Miami, FL 33157 United States

The Deering Estate Foundation’s Board of Director and Trustees cordially invites Foundation Members to join in the celebration at the 13th Annual Members Only Cocktail Reception. Mix and mingle with your fellow Foundation members, Deering’s artists in residence and staff while enjoying complimentary cocktails, light hors d’oeuvres and a silent auction. Thursday, May 9, 2019…

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Sunday06 Oct '19

Stiltsville Guided Bay Cruise

October 6, 2019 @ 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Deering Estate, 16701 SW 72nd Avenue
Miami, FL 33157 United States

Journey through the northern most parts of Biscayne National Park to the alluring historic Stiltsville Houses. And learn about the rich history of this area of Miami and Biscayne National Park. Departing from the Deering Estate on the Pelican Skipper, a comfortable riding 45 foot Corinthian catamaran, Stiltsville tours will take you for an up-close…

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Thursday17 Oct '19

Spirits’ Speakeasy at Deering Estate

October 17, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Deering Estate, 16701 SW 72nd Avenue
Miami, FL 33157 United States

Have you ever wondered what it would be like to have a drink with a ghost? Join the spirits of the Deering Estate and step back in time to the roaring twenties for our inaugural Spirits’ Speakeasy cocktail party. Enjoy Prohibition Era cocktails, complimentary hors d’oeuvres, live music, and ghostly encounters. Take a walk through the historical homes…

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Saturday19 Oct '19

Flight Into Egypt’s Permanent Exhibit Opens

$7 – $15
October 19, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Deering Estate, 16701 SW 72nd Avenue
Miami, FL 33157 United States

The 100 Ladies of Deering, together with The Deering Estate Foundation, are proud to present two rare, centuries-old stained-glass panels known as the “Flight into Egypt,” opening on Saturday, October 19th. Don’t miss this rare opportunity to view these beautifully preserved pieces here at the Deering Estate. This exhibit features part of Charles Deering’s collection…

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Wednesday23 Oct '19
Speaking sustainably film series Screening of Changing Seas Toxic Waters

Speaking Sustainably Film Series, Toxic Waters

October 23, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Deering Estate, 16701 SW 72nd Avenue
Miami, FL 33157 United States

As part of the Speaking Sustainably Film Series, South Florida PBS (WPBT2 – WXEL) and the Deering Estate invite you to a complimentary reception and screening of Toxic Waters on Wednesday, October 23rd at 7 PM at the Deering Estate Visitor Center Theatre. Reception begins at 7PM with light snacks and beverages. The screening will begin…

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Saturday26 Oct '19
Deering Estate Biscayne Bay Light House Cruise by Biscayne National Park

Lighthouses of Biscayne Bay Cruise

October 26, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Deering Estate, 16701 SW 72nd Avenue
Miami, FL 33157 United States

Departing from the Deering Estate on the Pelican Skipper, a comfortable riding 45 foot Corinthian catamaran, this four hour tour will allow you to experience Biscayne National Park in a new light! Guided by a Biscayne National Park Ranger, guests will journey through Biscayne Bay to see the iconic Cape Florida, Fowey Rocks and Boca…

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Wednesday30 Oct '19

Bat Walk

$15
October 30, 2019 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Deering Estate, 16701 SW 72nd Avenue
Miami, FL 33157 United States

Join us after sunset for our inaugural Bat Walk in honor of Bat Week. Bat Week is dedicated to learning about the important roles that bats play in nature. This hike offers visitors the chance to learn about these flying mammals while using special detectors to record their echolocation calls. Guests will be able to…

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Saturday09 Nov '19
Deering Estate Biscayne Bay Light House Cruise by Biscayne National Park

Lighthouses of Biscayne Bay Cruise

November 9, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Deering Estate, 16701 SW 72nd Avenue
Miami, FL 33157 United States

Departing from the Deering Estate on the Pelican Skipper, a comfortable riding 45 foot Corinthian catamaran, this four hour tour will allow you to experience Biscayne National Park in a new light! Guided by a Biscayne National Park Ranger, guests will journey through Biscayne Bay to see the iconic Cape Florida, Fowey Rocks and Boca…

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Wednesday20 Nov '19

Wildlife Conservation (November Session)

November 20, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Deering Estate, 16701 SW 72nd Avenue
Miami, FL 33157 United States

November 2019 Session (3 Wednesdays in this session): Nov. 6, Nov. 13, and Nov. 20 ($45 for all 3 dates in November) In our Wildlife Conservation class, children ages 9-14 will explore the fields of conservation biology, ecology and environmental science. Designed with a hands-on-minds-on atmosphere, participants will be involved in experiments, activities like hiking…

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Wednesday20 Nov '19
Image taken under the authority of NMFS MMPA/ESA Permit No. 19655.

Speaking Sustainably Film Series, Mystery of the Humpback Whale Song

November 20, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Deering Estate, 16701 SW 72nd Avenue
Miami, FL 33157 United States

As part of the Speaking Sustainably Film Series, South Florida PBS (WPBT2-WXEL) and the Deering Estate invite you to a complimentary reception and screening of “Mystery of the Humpback Whale Song” on Wednesday, November 20th at the Deering Estate Visitor Center Theater. The reception begins at 7 p.m. with light snacks and beverages. The screening…

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Sunday01 Dec '19

Stiltsville Guided Bay Cruise

December 1, 2019 @ 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Deering Estate, 16701 SW 72nd Avenue
Miami, FL 33157 United States

Journey through the northern most parts of Biscayne National Park to the alluring historic Stiltsville Houses. And learn about the rich history of this area of Miami and Biscayne National Park. Departing from the Deering Estate on the Pelican Skipper, a comfortable riding 45 foot Corinthian catamaran, Stiltsville tours will take you for an up-close…

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Saturday07 Dec '19
Deering Estate Biscayne Bay Light House Cruise by Biscayne National Park

Lighthouses of Biscayne Bay Cruise

December 7, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Deering Estate, 16701 SW 72nd Avenue
Miami, FL 33157 United States

Departing from the Deering Estate on the Pelican Skipper, a comfortable riding 45 foot Corinthian catamaran, this four hour tour will allow you to experience Biscayne National Park in a new light! Guided by a Biscayne National Park Ranger, guests will journey through Biscayne Bay to see the iconic Cape Florida, Fowey Rocks and Boca…

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Sunday15 Dec '19

Holiday Champagne Bay Cruise

December 15, 2019
Deering Estate, 16701 SW 72nd Avenue
Miami, FL 33157 United States

Enjoy a relaxing and romantic Champagne Bay Cruise departing from the Deering Estate on the Pelican Skipper, a comfortable riding 45 foot Corinthian catamaran. The vessel complies with Coast Guard Regulations and is ADA accessible. Toast to the occasion while cruising across the smooth waters of Biscayne Bay where you have the opportunity to see…

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Wednesday18 Dec '19

Marine Conservation (December Session)

December 18, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Deering Estate, 16701 SW 72nd Avenue
Miami, FL 33157 United States

December 2019 Session (3 Wednesdays in this session): Dec. 4, Dec. 11, and Dec. 18 ($45 for all 3 dates in December) In our Marine Conservation class, children ages 9-14 will focus on Marine Biology through a diverse array of activities, in both a lab and field setting. Activities include water based seagrass surveys, kayaking,…

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Monday23 Dec '19

Winter Camp

December 23, 2019 @ 7:30 am - 4:00 pm
Deering Estate, 16701 SW 72nd Avenue
Miami, FL 33157 United States

The Deering Estate offers a winter break camp, which aligns with Miami Dade County School’s scheduled winter break. Every camp has a different theme and explores a different aspect of nature, allowing campers to have fun while also learning about different fields of science. Ages: 6 to 14 Camp hours: 7:30 a.m. – 4 p.m.…

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Friday10 Jan '20

Moon Viewing

$10
January 10 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Deering Estate, 16701 SW 72nd Avenue
Miami, FL 33157 United States

The Southern Cross Astronomical Society (SCAS) presents Moon Viewing at the Deering Estate on Friday, January 10,  from 7PM to 9PM. This Moon is generally known as the Wolf Moon. Bring a picnic and chairs/blanket to enjoy a relaxing evening with family and friends as you watch the moon rise over Biscayne Bay. The Southern…

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Saturday11 Jan '20
Deering Estate Biscayne Bay Light House Cruise by Biscayne National Park

Lighthouses of Biscayne Bay Cruise

January 11 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Deering Estate, 16701 SW 72nd Avenue
Miami, FL 33157 United States

Departing from the Deering Estate on the Pelican Skipper, a comfortable riding 45 foot Corinthian catamaran, this four hour tour will allow you to experience Biscayne National Park in a new light! Guided by a Biscayne National Park Ranger, guests will journey through Biscayne Bay to see the iconic Cape Florida, Fowey Rocks and Boca…

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Sunday12 Jan '20

Kayak Quick Start

January 12 @ 9:00 am - 11:30 am
Deering Estate, 16701 SW 72nd Avenue
Miami, FL 33157 United States

Discover how easy and fun kayaking can be on the scenic waters of Biscayne Bay. This course will introduce you to the basic skills necessary to begin safely paddling on small, calm bodies of water. Learn how to hold a paddle and how blade placement affects the craft. Find out how your body and paddling…

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Saturday18 Jan '20
deering estate affair en plein air

Affair en Plein Air

January 18 - January 19
16701 SW 72nd Avenue
Miami, FL 33157 United States

A call to artists is currently underway for “Affair En Plein Air,” a two-day outdoor, juried painting experience with partner GroveHouse Artists at the Deering Estate on Saturday, January 18, 2020 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. and on Sunday, January 19, 2020 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Categories include adults 18 years and…

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Sunday19 Jan '20

Picnic in the Park

$7 – $10
January 19 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Deering Estate, 16701 SW 72nd Avenue
Miami, FL 33157 United States

Spend a relaxing day with your family and friends at the Deering Estate! Bring a picnic lunch to enjoy on the main lawn, explore the grounds and take a guided tour of the historic houses and natural areas. Guests can also enjoy the final day of Affair en Plein Air, a juried, outdoor painting experience…

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Wednesday29 Jan '20

Wildlife Conservation (January Session)

January 29 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Deering Estate, 16701 SW 72nd Avenue
Miami, FL 33157 United States

January Session (4 Wednesdays in this session):  Jan. 8, Jan. 15,  Jan. 22, & Jan. 29 ($60 for all 4 dates in January) In our Wildlife Conservation class, children ages 9-14 will explore the fields of conservation biology, ecology and environmental science. Designed with a hands-on-minds-on atmosphere, participants will be involved in experiments, activities like…

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Saturday01 Feb '20
Deering Estate Biscayne Bay Light House Cruise by Biscayne National Park

Lighthouses of Biscayne Bay Cruise

February 1 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Deering Estate, 16701 SW 72nd Avenue
Miami, FL 33157 United States

Departing from the Deering Estate on the Pelican Skipper, a comfortable riding 45 foot Corinthian catamaran, this four hour tour will allow you to experience Biscayne National Park in a new light! Guided by a Biscayne National Park Ranger, guests will journey through Biscayne Bay to see the iconic Cape Florida, Fowey Rocks and Boca…

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Sunday02 Feb '20

Stiltsville Guided Bay Cruise

February 2 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Deering Estate, 16701 SW 72nd Avenue
Miami, FL 33157 United States

Departing from the Deering Estate on the Pelican Skipper, a comfortable riding 45 foot Corinthian catamaran, Stiltsville tours will take you for an up-close look at the village in the bay. Stiltsville is a reminder of the time when this area was known to be the playground for the wealthy. This is an experience that…

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Sunday09 Feb '20

Valentines Champagne Bay Cruise

February 9
Deering Estate, 16701 SW 72nd Avenue
Miami, FL 33157 United States

Enjoy a relaxing and romantic Champagne Bay Cruise departing from the Deering Estate on the Pelican Skipper, a comfortable riding 45 foot Corinthian catamaran. The vessel complies with Coast Guard Regulations and is ADA accessible. Toast to the occasion while cruising across the smooth waters of Biscayne Bay where you have the opportunity to see…

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Monday10 Feb '20

Moon Viewing

$10
February 10 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Deering Estate, 16701 SW 72nd Avenue
Miami, FL 33157 United States

The Southern Cross Astronomical Society (SCAS) presents Moon Viewing at the Deering Estate on Monday, February 10,  from 7:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. Bring a picnic and chairs/blanket to enjoy a relaxing evening with family and friends as you watch the moon rise over Biscayne Bay. The Southern Cross Astronomical Society will also have telescopes…

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Friday14 Feb '20

Valentines Day Concert ft. Keba & The Usual Suspects

February 14 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Deering Estate, 16701 SW 72nd Avenue
Miami, FL 33157 United States

The Moonlight & Music Valentine’s Day Concert at the Deering Estate offers couples and friends the opportunity to celebrate their love at an outdoor concert under the stars, on the edge of Biscayne Bay. Pack a picnic or buy food when you arrive, settle into your lawn chair or cozy up on a blanket and enjoy…

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Sunday16 Feb '20

Capoeira at Deering

February 16 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Deering Estate, 16701 SW 72nd Avenue
Miami, FL 33157 United States

Join us on Sunday, February 16th at the Deering Estate for some Capoeira lessons. Combining fitness and art, Julio will offer a 10 minute demonstration and then teach you the fundamentals of Capoeira and why this Afro-Brazilian form of martial arts can be beneficial! The best part: you get to enjoy this experience surrounded by…

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Wednesday26 Feb '20

Marine Conservation (February Session)

February 26 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Deering Estate, 16701 SW 72nd Avenue
Miami, FL 33157 United States

February Session (4 Wednesdays in this session):  Feb. 5, Feb. 12, Feb. 19, & Feb. 26 ($60 for all 4 dates in February) In our Marine Conservation class, children ages 9-14 will focus on Marine Biology through a diverse array of activities, in both a lab and field setting. Activities include water based seagrass surveys,…

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Wednesday26 Feb '20

Speaking Sustainably Film Series, Battleground Everglades

February 26 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Deering Estate, 16701 SW 72nd Avenue
Miami, FL 33157 United States

As part of the Speaking Sustainably Film Series, South Florida PBS (WPBT2 – WXEL) and the Deering Estate invite you to a complimentary reception and screening of the Battleground Everglades, on February 26th at 6:30pm at the Deering Estate Visitor Center Theater. Reception begins at 6:30pm with light snacks and beverages. The screening will begin…

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Saturday07 Mar '20
Deering Estate Biscayne Bay Light House Cruise by Biscayne National Park

Lighthouses of Biscayne Bay Cruise

March 7 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Deering Estate, 16701 SW 72nd Avenue
Miami, FL 33157 United States

Departing from the Deering Estate on the Pelican Skipper, a comfortable riding 45 foot Corinthian catamaran, this four hour tour will allow you to experience Biscayne National Park in a new light! Guided by a Biscayne National Park Ranger, guests will journey through Biscayne Bay to see the iconic Cape Florida, Fowey Rocks and Boca…

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Sunday08 Mar '20

Silent Disco, Sunday Painter: For the Birds

March 8 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Deering Estate, 16701 SW 72nd Avenue
Miami, FL 33157 United States

Fountainhead presents Sunday Painter: for the birds, a silent disco at the Deering Estate, summoning the birds at sunset. This live audio set by Alex Nuñez scores the flight of the migratory birds, including Cormorants, Anhingas and Ospreys, among others that travel to Deering at sunset. Bring blankets for lawn seating. Bug repellent is encouraged. RSVP mandatory…

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Saturday14 Mar '20

Capoeira at Deering

March 14 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Deering Estate, 16701 SW 72nd Avenue
Miami, FL 33157 United States

Join us on March 14 at the Deering Estate for some Capoeira lessons. Combining fitness and art, Julio will offer a 10 minute demonstration and then teach you the fundamentals of Capoeira and why this Afro-Brazilian form of martial arts can be beneficial! The best part: you get to enjoy this experience surrounded by the…

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Sunday15 Mar '20

Stiltsville Guided Bay Cruise

March 15 @ 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Deering Estate, 16701 SW 72nd Avenue
Miami, FL 33157 United States

Journey through the northern most parts of Biscayne National Park to the alluring historic Stiltsville Houses. And learn about the rich history of this area of Miami and Biscayne National Park. Departing from the Deering Estate on the Pelican Skipper, a comfortable riding 45 foot Corinthian catamaran, Stiltsville tours will take you for an up-close…

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Wednesday18 Mar '20

Wildlife Conservation (March Session)

March 18 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Deering Estate, 16701 SW 72nd Avenue
Miami, FL 33157 United States

With the safety of our community as our top priority as the community deals with COVID-19, this program has been postponed.    March Session (4 Wednesdays in this session): March 4, March 11, March 18, & March 25 ($60 for all 4 dates in March) In our Wildlife Conservation class, children ages 9-14 will explore the fields of conservation…

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Friday20 Mar '20
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Equinox Sunrise Photography

March 20 @ 6:30 am - 8:30 am
Deering Estate, 16701 SW 72nd Avenue
Miami, FL 33157 United States

With the safety of our community as our top priority as the community deals with COVID-19, this program has been cancelled.   The Deering Estate offers an exciting opportunity to photograph the sunrise over Biscayne Bay! The price of the sunrise photography program also includes admission to the Estate during regular hours (10AM to 4PM) on the same…

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Saturday21 Mar '20
equinox

Equinox Sunrise Photography

March 21 @ 6:30 am - 8:30 am
Deering Estate, 16701 SW 72nd Avenue
Miami, FL 33157 United States

With the safety of our community as our top priority as the community deals with COVID-19, this program has been cancelled. The Deering Estate offers an exciting opportunity to photograph the sunrise over Biscayne Bay! The price of the sunrise photography program also includes admission to the Estate during regular hours (10AM to 4PM) on the same day. …

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Saturday21 Mar '20

Archaeology Day

March 21 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Deering Estate, 16701 SW 72nd Avenue
Miami, FL 33157 United States

With the safety of our community as our top priority as the community deals with COVID-19, this program has been postponed.    Join the Deering Estate, Archaeological Society of Southern Florida, and Florida Public Archaeology Network – Southeast for a day of fun activities talks in celebration of Florida’s Archaeology Month. This event is FREE and open to the…

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Sunday22 Mar '20
equinox

Equinox Sunrise Photography

March 22 @ 6:30 am - 8:30 am
Deering Estate, 16701 SW 72nd Avenue
Miami, FL 33157 United States

With the safety of our community as our top priority as the community deals with COVID-19, this program has been cancelled. The Deering Estate offers an exciting opportunity to photograph the sunrise over Biscayne Bay! The price of the sunrise photography program also includes admission to the Estate during regular hours (10AM to 4PM) on the same day. …

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Monday23 Mar '20

Spring Camp “Splash into Spring”

March 23
Deering Estate, 16701 SW 72nd Avenue
Miami, FL 33157 United States

Celebrate the best Spring Break has to offer at the Deering Estate’s Spring Camp! Every camp has a different theme and explores a different aspect of nature, allowing campers to have fun while also learning about different fields of science. Children will splash into the world of marine biology by exploring the coastal and aquatic habitats…

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Wednesday25 Mar '20

Speaking Sustainably Film Series, The Cordell Bank: A National Treasure

March 25 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Deering Estate, 16701 SW 72nd Avenue
Miami, FL 33157 United States

With the safety of our community as our top priority as the community deals with COVID-19, this program has been postponed.   As part of the Speaking Sustainably Film Series, South Florida PBS (WPBT2 – WXEL) and the Deering Estate invite you to a complimentary reception and screening of The Cordell Bank: A National Treasure on Wednesday, March…

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Saturday04 Apr '20
Pine rocklands

Merit Badge Day – Forestry Merit Badge

April 4 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Deering Estate, 16701 SW 72nd Avenue
Miami, FL 33157 United States

These programs are provided in collaboration with the Boy Scout Council, FL Public Archaeology Network, the archaeological society of South FL, and the National Park Service. We recommend sun screen, mosquito spray, pencil/paper, lunch, and a water bottle. Cost: $20 For more information call 305-235-1668 x.241 or email [email protected]

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Sunday05 Apr '20

Capoeira and Globalization

April 5 @ 2:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Deering Estate, 16701 SW 72nd Avenue
Miami, FL 33157 United States

Created by African slaves in Brazil, Capoeira has become a global culture and physical phenomenon. This project explores and celebrates the diversity of capoeira and its practitioners here in South Florida. Join Deering Estate Artist in Residence, Julio Arruda dos Santos of EVOLVE Miami Team for a free Brazilian cultural experience, “Capoeira and Globalization”, at the Deering Estate’s Visitor…

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Saturday11 Apr '20
Deering Estate Biscayne Bay Light House Cruise by Biscayne National Park

Lighthouses of Biscayne Bay Cruise

April 11 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Deering Estate, 16701 SW 72nd Avenue
Miami, FL 33157 United States

Departing from the Deering Estate on the Pelican Skipper, a comfortable riding 45 foot Corinthian catamaran, this four hour tour will allow you to experience Biscayne National Park in a new light! Guided by a Biscayne National Park Ranger, guests will journey through Biscayne Bay to see the iconic Cape Florida, Fowey Rocks and Boca…

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Saturday11 Apr '20

Duende: Flamenco y Poesia

April 11 @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Deering Estate, 16701 SW 72nd Avenue
Miami, FL 33157 United States

As the community deals with COVID-19, in an abundance of caution, this program has been postponed. Thank you for your patience and cooperation.   Inspired by Federico García-Lorca’s idea of duende, O, Miami presents an evening of flamenco with dancer and choreographer, Clarita Filgueiras. Interspersed with poems by by García-Lorca and José Martí. Ticket price…

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Saturday18 Apr '20

Baynanza – Bicayne Bay Cleanup Day

April 18 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Deering Estate, 16701 SW 72nd Avenue
Miami, FL 33157 United States

With the safety of our community as our top priority as the community deals with COVID-19, this program has been postponed.  You are invited to the Baynanza 2020 Biscayne Bay Cleanup Day, the largest shoreline cleanup in Miami-Dade County. Join thousands of volunteers on Saturday, April 18, from 9 a.m. to noon, and make a difference in our…

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Wednesday22 Apr '20

Marine Conservation (April Session)

April 22 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Deering Estate, 16701 SW 72nd Avenue
Miami, FL 33157 United States

April Session (4 Wednesdays in this session): April 1, April 8, April 15, and April 22 ($60 for all 4 dates in April) In our Marine Conservation class, children ages 9-14 will focus on Marine Biology through a diverse array of activities, in both a lab and field setting. Activities include water based seagrass surveys, kayaking,…

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Sunday26 Apr '20

Stiltsville Guided Bay Cruises (April)

April 26
Deering Estate, 16701 SW 72nd Avenue
Miami, FL 33157 United States

Journey through the northern most parts of Biscayne National Park to the alluring historic Stiltsville Houses. And learn about the rich history of this area of Miami and Biscayne National Park. Departing from the Deering Estate on the Pelican Skipper, a comfortable riding 45 foot Corinthian catamaran, Stiltsville tours will take you for an up-close…

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Wednesday29 Apr '20
speaking sustainably corals in crisis

Speaking Sustainably Film Series, Corals in Crisis

April 29 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Deering Estate, 16701 SW 72nd Avenue
Miami, FL 33157 United States

As part of the Speaking Sustainably Film Series, South Florida PBS (WPBT2 – WXEL) and the Deering Estate invite you to a complimentary reception and screening of Corals in Crisis on Wednesday, April 29th at 6:30pm at the Deering Estate Visitor Center Theatre. Reception begins at 6:30pm with light snacks and beverages. The screening will…

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Saturday02 May '20
Deering Estate Biscayne Bay Light House Cruise by Biscayne National Park

Lighthouses of Biscayne Bay Cruise

May 2 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Deering Estate, 16701 SW 72nd Avenue
Miami, FL 33157 United States

Departing from the Deering Estate on the Pelican Skipper, a comfortable riding 45 foot Corinthian catamaran, this four hour tour will allow you to experience Biscayne National Park in a new light! Guided by a Biscayne National Park Ranger, guests will journey through Biscayne Bay to see the iconic Cape Florida, Fowey Rocks and Boca…

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Saturday09 May '20

Stiltsville Guided Bay Cruises, May

May 9
Deering Estate, 16701 SW 72nd Avenue
Miami, FL 33157 United States

Journey through the northern most parts of Biscayne National Park to the alluring historic Stiltsville Houses. And learn about the rich history of this area of Miami and Biscayne National Park. Departing from the Deering Estate on the Pelican Skipper, a comfortable riding 45 foot Corinthian catamaran, Stiltsville tours will take you for an up-close…

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Saturday09 May '20

Boca Chita Key Cruise

May 9
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Deering Estate, 16701 SW 72nd Avenue
Miami, FL 33157 United States

Departing from the Deering Estate on the Pelican Skipper, a comfortable riding 45 foot Corinthian catamaran, this three hour tour will allow you to experience Biscayne National Park in a new light! Guided by a Biscayne National Park Ranger, guests will journey through Biscayne Bay to see Boca Chita Island and learn about the history…

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Sunday10 May '20

Mothers Day

May 10
16701 SW 72nd Avenue

Miami, FL 33157 United States

Enjoy Mothers Day at Deering Estate! Reduced admission: $5 (ages 4+). Free Admission for Deering Estate Foundation Members. May is “Gifts from the Garden” Month. This Mother’s Day, gift your special someone wild coffee from the Deering Estate Nursery! Wild coffee is a shade-tolerant, medium-sized shrub native to Florida. This native produces small white flowers…

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Saturday16 May '20

Boca Chita Key Cruise

May 16
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Deering Estate, 16701 SW 72nd Avenue
Miami, FL 33157 United States

Departing from the Deering Estate on the Pelican Skipper, a comfortable riding 45 foot Corinthian catamaran, this three hour tour will allow you to experience Biscayne National Park in a new light! Guided by a Biscayne National Park Ranger, guests will journey through Biscayne Bay to see Boca Chita Island and learn about the history…

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Saturday30 May '20

Boca Chita Key Cruise

May 30
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Deering Estate, 16701 SW 72nd Avenue
Miami, FL 33157 United States

Departing from the Deering Estate on the Pelican Skipper, a comfortable riding 45 foot Corinthian catamaran, this three hour tour will allow you to experience Biscayne National Park in a new light! Guided by a Biscayne National Park Ranger, guests will journey through Biscayne Bay to see Boca Chita Island and learn about the history…

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Sunday31 May '20

Boca Chita Key Cruise

May 31
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Deering Estate, 16701 SW 72nd Avenue
Miami, FL 33157 United States

Departing from the Deering Estate on the Pelican Skipper, a comfortable riding 45 foot Corinthian catamaran, this three hour tour will allow you to experience Biscayne National Park in a new light! Guided by a Biscayne National Park Ranger, guests will journey through Biscayne Bay to see Boca Chita Island and learn about the history…

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Saturday06 Jun '20

Stiltsville Guided Bay Cruises, June

June 6
Deering Estate, 16701 SW 72nd Avenue
Miami, FL 33157 United States

Journey through the northern most parts of Biscayne National Park to the alluring historic Stiltsville Houses. And learn about the rich history of this area of Miami and Biscayne National Park. Departing from the Deering Estate on the Pelican Skipper, a comfortable riding 45 foot Corinthian catamaran, Stiltsville tours will take you for an up-close…

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Monday08 Jun '20

Summer Camp, Ages 6-14

June 8 - June 12
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An event every week that begins at 12:00 am on Monday, repeating until August 1, 2020

Deering Estate, 16701 SW 72nd Avenue
Miami, FL 33157 United States

With the recent surge in COVID-19 cases in our community and in an abundance of caution, we will be closing our Summer Nature camps at the end of the session on Friday, July 17th. Registrations will not be accepted for the following weeks. Refunds for the cancelled weeks are currently being processed. Questions? Contact Us  

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Monday08 Jun '20
deering estate junior naturalists hiking through the tropical hardwood hammock nature preserve

Junior Naturalists, Ages 15-17

June 8 - June 12
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An event every week that begins at 12:00 am on Monday, repeating until June 27, 2020

Deering Estate, 16701 SW 72nd Avenue
Miami, FL 33157 United States

A five day training course at the Deering Estate that encourages youth to take an active role in environmental stewardship and education and prepares them to serve as peer mentors. The course includes certifications in American Red Cross First Aid and Adult/Child CPR, in addition to an introduction to basic canoeing, South Florida ecosystems, and…

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Saturday13 Jun '20
Deering Estate Biscayne Bay Light House Cruise by Biscayne National Park

Lighthouses of Biscayne Bay Cruise

June 13 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Deering Estate, 16701 SW 72nd Avenue
Miami, FL 33157 United States

Departing from the Deering Estate on the Pelican Skipper, a comfortable riding 45 foot Corinthian catamaran, this four hour tour will allow you to experience Biscayne National Park in a new light! Guided by a Biscayne National Park Ranger, guests will journey through Biscayne Bay to see the iconic Cape Florida, Fowey Rocks and Boca…

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Saturday13 Jun '20
Deering Estate rough green snake herp Photo by Rangel Diaz

Herp Tour – Sold Out!

June 13 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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One event on July 11, 2020 at 7:00 pm

One event on August 8, 2020 at 7:00 pm

One event on September 12, 2020 at 7:00 pm

Deering Estate, 16701 SW 72nd Avenue
Miami, FL 33157 United States

Join Deering Estate naturalist on a ‘Herp Tour’ throughout the property’s restricted natural areas. This program offers a chance to understand our reptilian and amphibious neighbors in wild and urban habitats. The event begins with a “sneak peek” of Deering Estate’s live captive herp specimens. Participants will be granted the opportunity to observe some of…

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Monday15 Jun '20

Summer Camp, Ages 6-14

June 15 - June 19
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An event every week that begins at 12:00 am on Monday, repeating until August 1, 2020

Deering Estate, 16701 SW 72nd Avenue
Miami, FL 33157 United States

With the recent surge in COVID-19 cases in our community and in an abundance of caution, we will be closing our Summer Nature camps at the end of the session on Friday, July 17th. Registrations will not be accepted for the following weeks. Refunds for the cancelled weeks are currently being processed. Questions? Contact Us  

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Monday15 Jun '20
deering estate junior naturalists hiking through the tropical hardwood hammock nature preserve

Junior Naturalists, Ages 15-17

June 15 - June 19
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An event every week that begins at 12:00 am on Monday, repeating until June 27, 2020

Deering Estate, 16701 SW 72nd Avenue
Miami, FL 33157 United States

A five day training course at the Deering Estate that encourages youth to take an active role in environmental stewardship and education and prepares them to serve as peer mentors. The course includes certifications in American Red Cross First Aid and Adult/Child CPR, in addition to an introduction to basic canoeing, South Florida ecosystems, and…

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Sunday21 Jun '20

Fathers Day Fishing Charter Cruise

June 21 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Deering Estate, 16701 SW 72nd Avenue
Miami, FL 33157 United States

Celebrate Father’s Day with a cruise on Biscayne Bay! Throughout the year, Pontoon Boat Tours are offered on the Pelican Island Skipper, a 45-foot Corinthian Catamaran. This trip will depart from Deering Estate at 1:00 PM and return at 4:00 PM for a three hour fishing trip. Deering Estate Naturalists will join to educate guests…

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Monday22 Jun '20

Summer Camp, Ages 6-14

June 22 - June 26
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An event every week that begins at 12:00 am on Monday, repeating until August 1, 2020

Deering Estate, 16701 SW 72nd Avenue
Miami, FL 33157 United States

With the recent surge in COVID-19 cases in our community and in an abundance of caution, we will be closing our Summer Nature camps at the end of the session on Friday, July 17th. Registrations will not be accepted for the following weeks. Refunds for the cancelled weeks are currently being processed. Questions? Contact Us  

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Monday22 Jun '20
deering estate junior naturalists hiking through the tropical hardwood hammock nature preserve

Junior Naturalists, Ages 15-17

June 22 - June 26
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An event every week that begins at 12:00 am on Monday, repeating until June 27, 2020

Deering Estate, 16701 SW 72nd Avenue
Miami, FL 33157 United States

A five day training course at the Deering Estate that encourages youth to take an active role in environmental stewardship and education and prepares them to serve as peer mentors. The course includes certifications in American Red Cross First Aid and Adult/Child CPR, in addition to an introduction to basic canoeing, South Florida ecosystems, and…

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Saturday27 Jun '20
leeringi estate butterfly dina yellow by Elias Horna

Butterfly Walk

June 27 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
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One event on July 25, 2020 at 11:00 am

One event on August 22, 2020 at 11:00 am

One event on September 26, 2020 at 11:00 am

16701 SW 72nd Avenue

Miami, FL 33157 United States

The Deering Estate is home to several rarely seen species of butterflies. Guests will explore various habitats in search of the Ruddy Daggerwing, Dina Yellow, & Atala as well as the nearly 40 species of butterflies that are onsite. Join us on a guided tour though their favorite spots on the Estate. Butterfly Walks are…

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Saturday27 Jun '20

Cabaret Concert

Free
June 27 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Deering Estate, 16701 SW 72nd Avenue
Miami, FL 33157 United States

Join us as we welcome back fan favorite Keba to perform from Deering Estate for a Virtual Concert as part of the Summer Cabaret Series. Keba will perform a fusion of Pop, R&B and Soul in the historic Great Hall of the Stone House at Deering Estate, the same intimate setting where guests have enjoyed the concerts for over…

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Monday29 Jun '20

Summer Camp, Ages 6-14

June 29 - July 3
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An event every week that begins at 12:00 am on Monday, repeating until August 1, 2020

Deering Estate, 16701 SW 72nd Avenue
Miami, FL 33157 United States

With the recent surge in COVID-19 cases in our community and in an abundance of caution, we will be closing our Summer Nature camps at the end of the session on Friday, July 17th. Registrations will not be accepted for the following weeks. Refunds for the cancelled weeks are currently being processed. Questions? Contact Us  

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Monday06 Jul '20

Summer Camp, Ages 6-14

July 6 - July 10
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An event every week that begins at 12:00 am on Monday, repeating until August 1, 2020

Deering Estate, 16701 SW 72nd Avenue
Miami, FL 33157 United States

With the recent surge in COVID-19 cases in our community and in an abundance of caution, we will be closing our Summer Nature camps at the end of the session on Friday, July 17th. Registrations will not be accepted for the following weeks. Refunds for the cancelled weeks are currently being processed. Questions? Contact Us  

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Saturday11 Jul '20
Deering Estate rough green snake herp Photo by Rangel Diaz

Herp Tour – Sold Out!

July 11 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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One event on July 11, 2020 at 7:00 pm

One event on August 8, 2020 at 7:00 pm

One event on September 12, 2020 at 7:00 pm

Deering Estate, 16701 SW 72nd Avenue
Miami, FL 33157 United States

Join Deering Estate naturalist on a ‘Herp Tour’ throughout the property’s restricted natural areas. This program offers a chance to understand our reptilian and amphibious neighbors in wild and urban habitats. The event begins with a “sneak peek” of Deering Estate’s live captive herp specimens. Participants will be granted the opportunity to observe some of…

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Monday13 Jul '20

Summer Camp, Ages 6-14

July 13 - July 17
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An event every week that begins at 12:00 am on Monday, repeating until August 1, 2020

Deering Estate, 16701 SW 72nd Avenue
Miami, FL 33157 United States

With the recent surge in COVID-19 cases in our community and in an abundance of caution, we will be closing our Summer Nature camps at the end of the session on Friday, July 17th. Registrations will not be accepted for the following weeks. Refunds for the cancelled weeks are currently being processed. Questions? Contact Us  

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Sunday19 Jul '20

MIAMIsFF Presents Focus On[line]Series – Hollywood Stars

July 19 - July 31
Deering Estate, 16701 SW 72nd Avenue
Miami, FL 33157 United States

MIAMIsFF is bringing you exclusive, cinematic shorts on demand! Our Focus On[line] Series lets you digitally enjoy shorts curated by theme, topic or genre. Simply rent the program, and then stream on demand from your TV, computer, or mobile device, right from the comfort of your home. Enjoy the full festival experience from your couch…

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Monday20 Jul '20

Summer Camp, Ages 6-14

July 20 - July 24
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An event every week that begins at 12:00 am on Monday, repeating until August 1, 2020

Deering Estate, 16701 SW 72nd Avenue
Miami, FL 33157 United States

With the recent surge in COVID-19 cases in our community and in an abundance of caution, we will be closing our Summer Nature camps at the end of the session on Friday, July 17th. Registrations will not be accepted for the following weeks. Refunds for the cancelled weeks are currently being processed. Questions? Contact Us  

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Saturday25 Jul '20
leeringi estate butterfly dina yellow by Elias Horna

Butterfly Walk

July 25 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
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One event on July 25, 2020 at 11:00 am

One event on August 22, 2020 at 11:00 am

One event on September 26, 2020 at 11:00 am

16701 SW 72nd Avenue

Miami, FL 33157 United States

The Deering Estate is home to several rarely seen species of butterflies. Guests will explore various habitats in search of the Ruddy Daggerwing, Dina Yellow, & Atala as well as the nearly 40 species of butterflies that are onsite. Join us on a guided tour though their favorite spots on the Estate. Butterfly Walks are…

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Monday27 Jul '20

Summer Camp, Ages 6-14

July 27 - July 31
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An event every week that begins at 12:00 am on Monday, repeating until August 1, 2020

Deering Estate, 16701 SW 72nd Avenue
Miami, FL 33157 United States

With the recent surge in COVID-19 cases in our community and in an abundance of caution, we will be closing our Summer Nature camps at the end of the session on Friday, July 17th. Registrations will not be accepted for the following weeks. Refunds for the cancelled weeks are currently being processed. Questions? Contact Us  

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Saturday08 Aug '20
Deering Estate rough green snake herp Photo by Rangel Diaz

Herp Tour – Sold Out!

August 8 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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One event on July 11, 2020 at 7:00 pm

One event on August 8, 2020 at 7:00 pm

One event on September 12, 2020 at 7:00 pm

Deering Estate, 16701 SW 72nd Avenue
Miami, FL 33157 United States

Join Deering Estate naturalist on a ‘Herp Tour’ throughout the property’s restricted natural areas. This program offers a chance to understand our reptilian and amphibious neighbors in wild and urban habitats. The event begins with a “sneak peek” of Deering Estate’s live captive herp specimens. Participants will be granted the opportunity to observe some of…

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Saturday15 Aug '20
Deering Estate Artist in Residence Studio

Virtual Artist in Residence Information Session

Free
August 15 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Deering Estate, 16701 SW 72nd Avenue
Miami, FL 33157 United States

The application for the 2021 Deering Estate Artist Residency will be open on September 1, 2020. A free & virtual information session will be held on Saturday, August, 15th at 2pm. Register online HERE Questions? Contact Us  

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Saturday22 Aug '20
leeringi estate butterfly dina yellow by Elias Horna

Butterfly Walk

August 22 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
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One event on July 25, 2020 at 11:00 am

One event on August 22, 2020 at 11:00 am

One event on September 26, 2020 at 11:00 am

16701 SW 72nd Avenue

Miami, FL 33157 United States

The Deering Estate is home to several rarely seen species of butterflies. Guests will explore various habitats in search of the Ruddy Daggerwing, Dina Yellow, & Atala as well as the nearly 40 species of butterflies that are onsite. Join us on a guided tour though their favorite spots on the Estate. Butterfly Walks are…

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Sunday23 Aug '20

Sunrise Photography

August 23 @ 6:00 am - 8:00 am
Deering Estate, 16701 SW 72nd Avenue
Miami, FL 33157 United States

The Deering Estate offers an exciting opportunity to photograph the sunrise over Biscayne Bay! The price of the sunrise photography program also includes admission to the Estate during regular hours (10AM to 4PM) on the same day.  Please note that you must register and pay in advance. Cost: $20 per person. Register online or call…

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Wednesday26 Aug '20
deering estate biscayne bay boat basin star astronomy

Evening by the Bay

$10
August 26
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One event on September 23, 2020 at 12:00 am

One event on October 28, 2020 at 12:00 am

One event on December 23, 2020 at 12:00 am

Deering Estate, 16701 SW 72nd Avenue
Miami, FL 33157 United States

Join us for an outdoor, after-hours experience surrounded by culture, history, and the beautiful Biscayne Bay. Enjoy a drink with friends while picnicking under the stars from 6PM-9PM. Drinks will be available for purchase or you can bring your own food & refreshments. Guests are welcome to bring blankets, lawn chairs, and small picnic baskets.…

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Wednesday02 Sep '20

Wildlife Conservation, September Session (Virtual)

$60
September 2 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
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One event on September 9, 2020 at 10:00 am

One event on September 16, 2020 at 10:00 am

One event on September 23, 2020 at 10:00 am

16701 SW 72nd Avenue

Miami, FL 33157 United States

Join us for Virtual Science classes through Zoom. This classes are geared for students ages 9-14. Class materials will be available prior to the first class at our Visitor Center through contactless pickup. Classes will explore the fields of wildlife biology, marine biology, ecology, and environmental science. September Session (4 Wednesdays in this session) September 2,…

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Wednesday02 Sep '20

Eco Academy (Virtual)

$15
September 2 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
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One event on October 7, 2020 at 10:00 am

One event on November 4, 2020 at 10:00 am

16701 SW 72nd Avenue

Miami, FL 33157 United States

Join us for Virtual Science classes through Zoom. This class is geared for students ages 5-8. Each class will be from 10-1:00 pm. Class materials will be available prior to the first class at our Visitor Center through contactless pickup. Classes will explore the fields of wildlife biology, marine biology, ecology, and environmental science. Cost:…

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Thursday03 Sep '20

Historic Ghost Tour

September 3 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Deering Estate, 16701 SW 72nd Avenue
Miami, FL 33157 United States

Step into the past, as you explore the history of the Deering Estate.  Through our historic stories we will share information about previous inhabitants as well as paranormal activity that has been experienced on the Estate by staff and visitors! You will walk in the same areas that Native Americans, Miami’s early pioneers, and even Charles…

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Wednesday09 Sep '20

Wildlife Conservation, September Session (Virtual)

$60
September 9 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
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One event on September 9, 2020 at 10:00 am

One event on September 16, 2020 at 10:00 am

One event on September 23, 2020 at 10:00 am

16701 SW 72nd Avenue

Miami, FL 33157 United States

Join us for Virtual Science classes through Zoom. This classes are geared for students ages 9-14. Class materials will be available prior to the first class at our Visitor Center through contactless pickup. Classes will explore the fields of wildlife biology, marine biology, ecology, and environmental science. September Session (4 Wednesdays in this session) September 2,…

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Thursday10 Sep '20

Historic Ghost Tour

September 10 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Deering Estate, 16701 SW 72nd Avenue
Miami, FL 33157 United States

Step into the past, as you explore the history of the Deering Estate.  Through our historic stories we will share information about previous inhabitants as well as paranormal activity that has been experienced on the Estate by staff and visitors! You will walk in the same areas that Native Americans, Miami’s early pioneers, and even Charles…

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Saturday12 Sep '20
Deering Estate rough green snake herp Photo by Rangel Diaz

Herp Tour – Sold Out!

September 12 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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One event on July 11, 2020 at 7:00 pm

One event on August 8, 2020 at 7:00 pm

One event on September 12, 2020 at 7:00 pm

Deering Estate, 16701 SW 72nd Avenue
Miami, FL 33157 United States

Join Deering Estate naturalist on a ‘Herp Tour’ throughout the property’s restricted natural areas. This program offers a chance to understand our reptilian and amphibious neighbors in wild and urban habitats. The event begins with a “sneak peek” of Deering Estate’s live captive herp specimens. Participants will be granted the opportunity to observe some of…

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Wednesday16 Sep '20

Wildlife Conservation, September Session (Virtual)

$60
September 16 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
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One event on September 9, 2020 at 10:00 am

One event on September 16, 2020 at 10:00 am

One event on September 23, 2020 at 10:00 am

16701 SW 72nd Avenue

Miami, FL 33157 United States

Join us for Virtual Science classes through Zoom. This classes are geared for students ages 9-14. Class materials will be available prior to the first class at our Visitor Center through contactless pickup. Classes will explore the fields of wildlife biology, marine biology, ecology, and environmental science. September Session (4 Wednesdays in this session) September 2,…

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Thursday17 Sep '20

Historic Ghost Tour – Sold Out!

September 17 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Deering Estate, 16701 SW 72nd Avenue
Miami, FL 33157 United States

Step into the past, as you explore the history of the Deering Estate.  Through our historic stories we will share information about previous inhabitants as well as paranormal activity that has been experienced on the Estate by staff and visitors! You will walk in the same areas that Native Americans, Miami’s early pioneers, and even Charles…

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Saturday19 Sep '20
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Equinox Sunrise Photography – Sold Out!

September 19 @ 6:00 am - 8:00 am
Deering Estate, 16701 SW 72nd Avenue
Miami, FL 33157 United States

The Deering Estate offers an exciting opportunity to photograph the sunrise over Biscayne Bay! The price of the sunrise photography program also includes admission to the Estate during regular hours (10AM to 4PM) on the same day.  Please note that you must register and pay in advance. Cost: $20 per person. Register online or call (305)…

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