Calendar of Events

CALENDAR OF EVENTS

Some parks have their own Monthly or Quarterly Calendar pages. Consult these pages and the monthly Highlights and Nearby Nature newsletters for additional information.

Effective March 1, 2013, Florida sales tax is applicable to most fees. The parks' regular weekend and holiday gate entrance fee of $1.50/person (children 5 and under free) is not affected. Call the park of your choice to confirm fees and registration requirements - preregistration is required for many programs and may be available through our Register Online system.

Date/Time Activity  Park
Mon.
8-9 a.m. ​Enhance Fitness ​Delevoe
Mon., Wed., Fri.
​11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. ​Enhance Fitness ​Roosevelt Gardens
Wed. and Fri.
​8:30-9:30 a.m. ​Enhance Fitness ​Delevoe
Wed., Aug. 26
​8 p.m. ​​Sea Turtles & Their Babies - SOLD OUT ​Anne Kolb
Fri., Aug. 28
​8 p.m. ​​Sea Turtles & Their Babies - SOLD OUT ​Anne Kolb
​8-9 p.m. ​Full Moon Hike ​Long Key
Sat., Aug. 29
​9-11 a.m. ​Coastal Exploration Hike ​Deerfield Island
​7-9:30 p.m. ​Moonlight Paddle ​West Lake
Sun., Aug. 30
​10-11 a.m. ​Guided Nature Hike ​Long Key
Mon., Aug. 31
​7 a.m. ​Cyclefest ​Markham
​7:30-8:30 p.m. ​Night Hike ​Secret Woods
Wed., Sept. 2
​7-8:30 p.m. ​Family Sunset Nature Walk:
Things With Wings
​Miramar Pineland
Thurs., Sept. 3
​5-10 p.m. ​Food Truck Invasion ​Quiet Waters
Sat., Sept. 5
7-9 a.m. ​Ninth Annual King of the Hill Run ​Vista View
Sun., Sept. 6
​7-9 a.m. ​Multirace Triathlon & Duathlon ​Tradewinds
​8 a.m. ​Bird Walk ​Tall Cypress
​8 a.m.-1 p.m. ​Rosewood Series Cycling Race ​Vista View
​7-8:30 p.m. ​Family Sunset Nature Walk:
Things With Wings
​Miramar Pineland
Sat., Sept. 12
​9-11:30 a.m. ​Canoe/Tandem Kayak Class ​West Lake
​9 a.m.-1 p.m. ​Fall Into Foliage Native Plant Sale ​Fern Forest
​10-11 a.m. ​Mangrove Adventure Hike ​Anne Kolb
​8-9 p.m. ​Night Hike ​Tall Cypress
Wed., Sept. 16
​8:30-10:30 p.m. ​Bike America Night Ride ​Quiet Waters
Fri., Sept. 18
​7:30-8:30 p.m. ​Night Hike by the Seashore ​Hollywood North Beach
​8-9 p.m. ​Nature at Night Hike ​Long Key
Sat., Sept. 19
​9 a.m. & 10 a.m. ​Science Eye Saturday Safari:
Bear Huggers
​Everglades Holiday
​9-11 a.m. ​Coastal Exploration Hike ​Deerfield Island
​9-11:30 a.m. ​Kayak Class ​West Lake
Sat. & Sun., Sept. 19 & 20
​10 a.m.-4 p.m. ​Model Steam Train Rides ​Tradewinds
Sun., Sept. 20
​10-10:45 a.m. ​Trail Stroll ​Anne Kolb
​2:30-4:30 p.m. ​Team/Family Shutterbug Photo Hunt ​Fern Forest
Fri., Sept. 25
​7-9:30 p.m. ​Family Hayride & Campfire ​Quiet Waters
​7:30-9 p.m. ​An Evening With the Stars
Astronomy Program
​Fern Forest
Sat., Sept. 26
​9 a.m.-noon ​National Public Lands Day ​Long Key
​6:30-9 p.m. ​Moonlight Paddle ​West Lake
Sun., Sept. 27
​7:30 a.m. ​Optime Consulting 5K ​Markham
​10-11 a.m. ​Guided Nature Walk ​Long Key
​2-4 p.m. ​Krafting With Kay ​Secret Woods
Fri., Oct. 2
​7-9:30 p.m. ​Friday Night Social
(adults living with with mental illness)
​Tree Tops
Sat., Oct. 3
​9-11:30 a.m. ​Kayak Class ​West Lake
Sat. & Sun.,
Oct. 3 & 4
​9 a.m.-3 p.m. ​Barktoberfest ​Quiet Waters
Sun., Oct. 4
​8 a.m. ​Bird Walk ​Tall Cypress
​2-3:30 p.m. ​Family Fun Nature Series: Know the Flow ​Anne Kolb
Wed., Oct. 7
7-8:30 p.m. ​Family Sunset Nature Walk:
Resident Reptiles
​Miramar Pineland
Fri., Oct. 9
​10 a.m.-6 p.m. ​Go SOLAR & Renewable Energy Fest ​Broward County Convention Center
Sat., Oct. 10
​9-11 a.m. ​Coastal Exploration Hike ​Deerfield Island
​9 a.m.-noon ​EcoAction Day ​Snake Warrior's Island
​10 a.m.-4 p.m. ​Go SOLAR & Renewable Energy Fest ​Broward county Convention Center
​8-9 p.m. ​Night Hike ​Woodmont
Sun., Oct. 11
​7-8:30 p.m. ​Family Sunset Nature Walk:
Resident Reptiles
​Miramar Pineland
Fri., Oct. 16
​7-10 p.m. ​Fall Frolic Dance
(ages 18+ w/ developmental disabilities)
​Tree Tops
Sat., Oct. 17
​9 a.m. & 10 a.m. ​Science Eye Saturday Safari:
Marshes in Double Toil & Trouble
​Everglades Holiday
Sun., Oct. 18
​call for times ​Broward Gold Coast Down Syndrome
Association Buddy Walk
​Markham
Fri., Oct. 23
​7-9:30 p.m. ​Family Hayride & Campfire ​Quiet Waters
Sun., Oct. 25
​call for times ​Coconut Cup Mountain Bike Races ​Markham
Tues., Oct. 27
​5:30-8 p.m. ​Moonlight Paddle ​West Lake
​6:30-7:30 p.m. ​Night Hike ​Secret Woods
Sat., Oct. 31
​10 a.m.-1 p.m. ​Howl'oween Parade ​Easterlin
​10 a.m.-4 p.m. ​Fourth Annual Fall Festival ​Tradewinds
Sun., Nov. 1
​8 a.m. ​Bird Walk ​Tall Cypress
​noon-1 p.m. ​Super Science Sunday (ages 7-12) ​Secret Woods
Wed., Nov. 4
5-6:30 p.m. ​Family Sunset Nature Walk:
No Fear Snakes
​Miramar Pineland
Sat., Nov. 7
​10 a.m.-3 p.m. Second Annual Everglades Day ​Everglades Holiday
Sun., Nov. 8
​10 a.m.-10 p.m. ​Grace Jamaican Jerk Festival ​Markham
​2-3:30 p.m. ​Family Fun Nature Series: Be a Good Angler! ​Anne Kolb
​5-6:30 p.m. ​Family Sunset Nature Walk:
No Fear Snakes
​Miramar Pineland
Fri., Nov. 13
​6-7 p.m. ​Nature at Night Hike ​Long Key
​7-9:30 p.m. ​Teen Social: Western Hoedown
(ages 13-21 w/ developmental disabilities)
​Tree Tops
Sat., Nov. 14
10 a.m.-2 p.m. ​Everyday Green Expo ​Quiet Waters
​10 a.m.-2 p.m. ​Go Native Plant Sale ​Quiet Waters
​6-7 p.m. ​Nature at Night Hike ​Pine Island Ridge
Sun., Nov. 15
​noon ​Nature Lecture Series: Snakes ​Fern Forest
​2-3 p.m. ​Propagation Class: Seeds (ages 12+) ​Secret Woods
Fri., Nov. 20
​6-10 p.m. ​Holiday Fantasy of Lights Opens ​Tradewinds
​7-8 p.m. ​Night Hike ​Fern Forest
​7-9:30 p.m. ​Family Hayride & Campfire ​Quiet Waters
Sat., Nov. 21
​9 a.m. & 10 a.m. ​Science Eye Saturday Safari:
Calling All Florida Wild Turkeys
​Everglades Holiday
​7-8 p.m. ​Night Hike ​Hillsboro Pineland
Sun., Nov. 22
​noon ​Nature Lecture Series: Spiders ​Fern Forest
Sat., Nov. 28
​9-11:30 a.m. ​Kayak Class ​West Lake
Sun., Nov. 29
​noon ​Nature Lecture Series:
Dangerous Plants, Animals, & Insects
​Fern Forest
Wed., Dec. 2
​5-6:30 p.m. ​Family Sunset Nature Walk:
Something Is Fishy
​Miramar Pineland
Sun., Dec. 6
​call for times ​28th Annual Toys in the Sun Run ​Markham
​8 a.m. ​Bird Walk ​Tall Cypress
​noon-1 p.m. ​Super Science Sunday (ages 7-12) ​Secret Woods
​2-3:30 p.m. ​Family Fun Nature Series:
Manatees in Our Back Yard
​Anne Kolb
​​5-6:30 p.m. ​Family Sunset Nature Walk:
Something Is Fishy
​Miramar Pineland
Tues., Dec. 8
​6:30-7:30 p.m. ​Eco Kidz (ages 5-7) ​Easterlin
Fri., Dec. 11
​5:30-7:30 p.m. ​Sunset Kayak Adventure (ages 13+) ​Quiet Waters
​6-7 p.m. ​New Moon Hike ​Long Key
​7-9:30 p.m. ​Family Hayride & Campfire ​Quiet Waters
Sat., Dec. 12
​7-8 p.m. ​Night Hike ​Saw Palmetto
Fri., Dec. 18
​7:30-9 p.m. ​An Evening With the Stars
Astronomy Program
​Fern Forest
Sat., Dec. 19
​9 a.m. & 10 a.m.

​Science Eye Saturday Safari:
Santa Bob Claus

​Everglades Holiday
Sun., Dec. 20
​call for times ​In the Zone Levee 5K & 10K ​Markham
​2-3 p.m. ​Propagation Class: Cuttings (ages 12+) ​Secret Woods
2016
Sat., Jan. 2
​6-10 p.m. ​Holiday Fantasy of Lights Ends ​Tradewinds
Sun., Jan. 3
​8 a.m. ​Bird Walk ​Tall Cypress
noon-1 p.m. ​Super Science Sunday (ages 7-12) ​Secret Woods
Tues., Jan. 5
​6:30-7:30 p.m. ​Eco Kidz (ages 5-7) ​Easterlin
Fri., Jan. 8
​5:30-7:30 p.m. ​Sunset Kayak Adventure (ages 13+) ​Quiet Waters
​7-9:30 p.m. ​Family Hayride & Campfire ​Easterlin
Fri., Jan. 15
​7-9:30 p.m. ​Family Hayride & Campfire ​Tradewinds
Fri., Jan. 29
​7-9:30 p.m. ​Family Hayride & Campfire ​Tradewinds
Fri., Feb. 5
​7-9:30 p.m. ​Family Hayride & Campfire ​Easterlin
Sun., Feb. 7
​8 a.m. ​Bird Walk ​Tall Cypress
​noon-1 p.m. ​Super Science Sunday (ages 7-12) ​Secret Woods
Fri., Feb. 12
​6-8 p.m. ​Sunset Kayak Adventure (ages 13+) ​Quiet Waters
​7-9:30 p.m. ​Family Hayride & Campfire ​Easterlin
Sat., Feb. 20
​9 a.m.-noon ​Survivor Island (ages 8+) ​Deerfield Island
Fri., Feb. 26
​7-9:30 p.m. ​Family Hayride & Campfire ​Tradewinds
Fri., Mar. 4
​7-9:30 p.m. ​Family Hayride & Campfire ​Easterlin
Sun., Mar. 6
​8 a.m. ​Bird Walk ​Tall Cypress
​noon-1 p.m. ​Super Science Sunday (ages 7-12) ​Secret Woods
Fri., Mar. 11
​6:30-8:30 p.m. ​Sunset Kayak Adventure (ages 13+) ​Quiet Waters
Sat., Mar. 12
​call for times ​Water Matters Day ​Tree Tops
​9 a.m.-noon ​Survivor Island (ages 8+) ​Deerfield Island
Sat., Apr. 2
​9 a.m.-noon ​Survivor Island (ages 8+) ​Deerfield Island
Sun., Apr. 3
​8 a.m. ​Bird Walk ​Tall Cypress
​noon-1 p.m. ​Super Science Sunday (ages 7-12) ​Secret Woods
Sun., May 1
​8 a.m. ​Bird Walk ​Tall Cypress
​noon-1 p.m. ​Super Science Sunday (ages 7-12) ​Secret Woods
Sun., June 5
​8 a.m. ​Bird Walk ​Tall Cypress

 

 

ALL INFORMATION SUBJECT TO CHANGE WITHOUT NOTICE.

Individuals with disabilities requiring accommodations in order to participate in programs, services, and activities must contact the Special Populations Section at 954-357-8170 or TTY 954-537-2844 at least five business days prior to the scheduled meeting or event.