- $4 for Sunday, November 16, 2014: admission for one to the Redland Fish Fry & Seafood Festival ($8 value)
Children 11 and younger get free admission.
On Sunday, November 16, local vendors set up booths across Fruit and Spice Park to celebrate local fishing. Families can enjoy a variety of all-ages activities, including an interactive fishing zone, Miami Marlins Fun Zone, and lessons to teach young anglers basic fishing skills ranging from knot tying to casting. A variety of musical acts will take the stage throughout the weekend to keep crowds dancing. The event is sponsored by Landshark, Miami Marlins, Walker Entertainment, Coca Cola, and South Dade Garden Club.
The Fruit and Spice Park
At The Fruit and Spice Park operated by the Miami-Dade County Parks, Recreation, and Open Spaces Department, a 37-acre subtropical realm nestled in the heart of the historic Redland community, visitors flock to surround themselves with tropical agriculture. Featuring more than 500 varieties of exotic fruits, herbs, spices, and nuts from around the world, almost 200 varieties of mangos, almost 100 varieties of bamboo, more than a dozen jackfruit trees, and numerous other exotic edibles, the array of plants and foliage is grown and maintained on-site. Guests can sample fallen fruit, learn with a staff of experts that regularly conducts classes, workshops, and botanical tours year-round, visit and herb and vegetable garden, stroll through shady banana groves, and take in the majestic African baobab trees. A gift shop allows visitors to take home unique gifts and treats, and the Mango Café offers up lunch and smoothies.
24801 SW 187th Ave.
Homestead, FL 33031