Picnic in the Park to Take Place at the Deering Estate

MIAMI —Spend a relaxing day with your family and friends at the Deering Estate Sunday, Jan. 20, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Bring a picnic lunch and enjoy lawn games and tours of the historic houses and natural areas. General admission is $10 for adults and $7 for ages 4 & older. Free for Deering Estate Foundation Members. Become a member today! 

Activities include:

Lawn games.

Guided tours of the historic homes at 10:30 a.m. and 3 p.m. (limited access to historic homes) with opportunity to see the new permanent features within the historic homes including recently acquired furnishings and new textiles including drapes and bedding.

Award winning film "On This Land: The Charles Deering Estate" written by Becky Roper Matkov and produced and directed by Carl Kesser of Kesser Post Production (second floor, Richmond Cottage).

Natural areas tour at 12:30 p.m.

The second day of "Affair en Plein Air," an outdoor juried painting event by GroveHouse Artists, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. (Judging takes place at 1:30 p.m., juried by artist and art educator Sheri Friedman.)

Please note that grilling and cooking are not permitted on the Estate.