Enjoy a variety of fruits that are in season this summer at the Redland Summer Fruit Festival at Fruit & Spice Park on Saturday & Sunday, June 10 & 11 2017. The Redland Summer Fruit Festival will feature local agriculture and tropical-fruit plants on display and for sale. There will be educational workshops and demonstrations on various topics including lychee/longan, cultivation, propagation, and grafting techniques. Sample rare fruits or visit the concession booths offering fruit-based foods such as fruit smoothies, coco frio, sugar cane, chocolate-covered fruit, and other mouth-watering foods. A children’s area will feature the Little Farm Petting Zoo, pony rides, watermelon-eating contest, water balloon toss, and other fun activities for the whole family to enjoy. Admission is $8 per adult and children under 12 years old are admitted for free. For more information, call the Fruit and Spice Park at 305-247-5727. The Redland Fruit & Spice Park, operated by the Miami-Dade Parks, Recreation and Open Spaces Department, grows more than 500 varieties of sub-tropical fruits, herbs, spices, vegetables, and nuts from around the world on 40 lush acres in the agricultural Redlands. The park offers daily botanical tours, fruit tasting and naturalist-led workshops.
Friday, June 12, 12pm-2pm – Jungle Island, 1111 Parrot Jungle Trl, Miami Dr. Eduardo Bancalari, chief of Newborn Service at Jackson Memorial Hospital and the director of Neonatology at the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, will receive The Children’s Trust David Lawrence Jr. Champion for Children Award for his contributions over a 50-year […]
Wednesday, May 22, 7:00pm – Miami Improv, 3390 Mary Street, Suite 182, Miami Join Radio Lollipop’s 8th Annual Night at the Improv.Â This year,Â they hopeÂ to raise $65,000 for the kids of Miami Childrenâ€™s Hospital. Will you helpÂ them do it? Want to purchase raffle tickets? Donate $20 for 6 tickets or $30 for 15 tickets. Raffle […]
Saturday, September 21, 7:30pm-11:30pm – Roberto Alonso Community Center, 16500 Northwest 87th Avenue, Miami Lakes The Town of Miami Lakes and Mayor Manny Cid are honored to be hosting the 2019 Mayor’s Charity Havana Night Gala on September 21, 2019. Hosted in the Roberto Alonso Community Center, this elegant and exciting event will feature food, music, and […]