The festival includes a children’s area with games, pony rides, a watermelon-eating contest and other fun activities that the whole family will enjoy. There will also be expert-led workshops and classes with tips on growing the best tasting tropical fruit!
Festival admission is $10 per person and children age 11 and under are admitted free with a paying adult. Everyone is encouraged to take lots of photos to share with friends on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter using the hashtag #RedlandSummerFruitFestival and tagging @miamidadeparks.
Sponsors of the 2019 Redland Summer Fruit Festival include Exit One Taproom, Miami-Dade County, the Parks Foundation of Miami-Dade, Taste of Redland, Thunder Country 100.3 FM, Tropical Fruit & Vegetable Society of the Redland, and the South Dade Garden Club.
For additional information on event, call Fruit & Spice Park at 305-247-5727 and visit the website.
Fruit & Spice Park is operated by the Miami-Dade Parks, Recreation, and Open Spaces Department and grows more than 500 varieties of subtropical fruits, herbs, spices, vegetables and nuts from around the world on 39 lush acres in the Redland.
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Miami-Dade Parks is the third largest county park system in the United States, consisting of 270 parks and 13,573 acres of land. It is one of the most unique park and recreation systems in the world and focused on Placemaking, Health and Fitness and Conservation and Stewardship. The nonprofit Parks Foundation of Miami-Dade supports Miami-Dade Parks’ efforts to further develop Miami-Dade County’s world-class parks system for residents and visitors.