Choose from Three Options
- $4.50 for admission for one to the 5th Annual Redland Blues and Barbecue Festival ($8 value)
- $9 for admission for two to the 5th Annual Redland Blues and Barbecue Festival ($16 value)
- $18 for admission for four to the 5th Annual Redland Blues and Barbecue Festival ($32 value)
Children 11 and younger receive free admission.
On April 11 and 12 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. daily, the annual festival brings award-winning barbecue and blues and country music to The Fruit and Spice Park. Families can enjoy a variety of all-ages activities, including pony rides.
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.