Jackfruit Jubilee 9/13/14

Jackfruit Jubilee
Saturday, 09/13/2014 – 09:30 am – 04:30 pm
SONY DSCFairchild Tropical Botanic Garden
10901 Old Cutler Road,
Coral Gables, Florida 33156
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Cost: $0-25

Fairchild will celebrate one of the most intriguing tropical fruits – the jackfruit. Visitors will learn about its enticing taste, sweet fragrance, how to grow it, and which varieties are the best for South Florida. Many jackfruit varieties are available for sampling.

Admission is $25 for adults, $18 for seniors 65 and up, $12 for children 6-17, and free for Fairchild members and children 5 and under. Please call 305-667-1651 for more info.

74th Annual Ramble Festival 11/7/14 – 11/9/14

74th Annual Ramble Festival
Friday, 11/07/2014 – 11/09/2014 09:30 am – 04:30 pm
SONY DSCFairchild Tropical Botanic Garden
10901 Old Cutler Road,
Coral Gables, Florida 33156
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Cost: $0-25

The 74th Annual Ramble Festival – a garden tradition – features an array of activities as well as antiques and collectibles, rare books, tropical plants, a green design and furniture show, tea service, and delicious food.

Admission is $25 for adults, $18 for seniors 65 and up, $12 for children 6-17, and free for Fairchild members and children 5 and under.

Bird Festival at Fairchild 10/4/14 – 10/5/14

Bird Festival at Fairchild
Saturday, 10/04/2014 – 10/05/2014 07:30 am – 04:30 pm
Anhinga-by-Gaby-OrihuelaFairchild Tropical Botanic Garden
10901 Old Cutler Road,
Coral Gables, Florida 33156
Webpage Link
Cost: $0-25

The Bird Festival at Fairchild is held in partnership with the Tropical Audubon Society and features bird walks, a photo contest, plant sales, and lectures by James A. Kushlan Keynote Speakers James Currie and Dr. Cagan Sekercioglu.

Admission is $25 for adults, $18 for seniors 65 and up, $12 for children 6-17, and free for Fairchild members and children 5 and under.

National Honeybee Day 8/16/14 – 8/17/14

National Honeybee Day
Saturday, 08/16/2014 – 08/17/2014 09:30 am – 04:30 pm
SONY DSCFairchild Tropical Botanic Garden
10901 Old Cutler Road,
Coral Gables, Florida 33156
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Cost: $0-25

Visit the Edible Garden to learn all about honeybees! One-third of the food in our diet relies on bee pollination, so it’s important that we protect their population. Activities include honey tastings, beehive demos, honeybee products, documentary screenings, and talks.

Admission is $25 for adults, $18 for seniors 65 and up, $12 for children 6-17, and free for Fairchild members and children 5 and under.

5-21-11 imágenes y poesía Opening Cocktail 7/31/14

5-21-11 imágenes y poesía Opening Cocktail
Thursday, 07/31/2014 – 06:00 pm –
Sol-de-AyudaCoral Gables Museum
285 Aragon Ave.,
Coral Gables, Florida 33134
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Cost:

Photographer, Dr. Julio M. Peña, showcases his work from the first ever Dominican Expedition to reach the peak of Mount Everest. Along with the exhibit, guests will enjoy an evening of cocktails and hors d’oeuvres.

Sponsored by Lucida Treatment Center, proceeds will go to the Fundacion Siempre Mas in the Dominican Republic, a well-known, non-profit organization dedicated to the personal growth and development of young underprivileged Dominicans. The exhibit will be open to the public from August 1-17.

Jon Scieszka – Frank Einstein and the Antimatter Motor 8/27/14

Jon Scieszka – Frank Einstein and the Antimatter Motor
Wednesday, 08/27/2014 – 06:30 pm –
Scieszka-Jon_headshotBooks and Books
265 Aragon Avenue,
Coral Gables, Florida 33134
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Cost: Free

Frank Einstein loves figuring out how the world works by creating household contraptions that are part science, part imagination, and definitely unusual. Using real science, Jon Scieszka has created a unique world of adventure and science fiction—an irresistible chemical reaction for middle-grade readers.

Jon Scieszka is a New York Times Bestselling Author and has sold more than 11 million books. He lives in Brooklyn, New York.

The Great Escape Room Grand Opening 9/12/14

The Great Escape Room Grand Opening
Friday, 09/12/2014 – 09/14/2014 02:00 pm – 12:00 am
Flyer-blue-font-frontThe Great Escape Room
2315 LeJeune Rd.,
Coral Gables, Florida 33134
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Cost: $30

The Great Escape Room (Orlando’s hottest new attraction) is opening in September in Coral Gables!

It is a real-life Room Escape game. The objective is to escape from a locked room by finding clues and solving puzzles. It’s a hybrid of a scavenger hunt and a puzzle game. You and your team of up to 10 will actually be locked in a room! You will have 60 minutes to try to escape. Find clues and solve puzzles to plot your Great Escape and open the door!

Check out our website – www.thegreatescaperoom.com – for more information and to book tickets now!

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