Summer Cabaret Concert Series
June 16, July 28 & August 25
The Summer Cabaret Concert Series features intimate concerts inside the Stone House Ballroom. Guests are welcome to bring refreshments and snacks to enjoy during the show.
Summer Butterfly Walks
June 23, July 28, August 25 & September 22
Join us on a Butterfly Walk and explore the Deering Estate in search of the Ruddy Daggerwing, Dina Yellow, Atala and more! Document what you see and share your photos with us on Facebook, Twitter & Instagram: #DeeringButterflies.
Deering Discovery Days
July 15 & September 15
In celebration of Park of Recreation Month, “A Lifetime of Discovery,” admission to the Deering Estate on Sunday, July 15th and Saturday, September 15 is only $1.00 for ages 4 and older. Enjoy a day of family fun with hands-on science activities, site orientations, canoe tours (for an additional fee) and more!
Saturn & Mars Watch
June 27 (Saturn) & July 31 (Mars)
The Southern Cross Astronomical Society (SCAS) presents Saturn & Mars Watch at the Deering Estate. There will be telescopes on-site to view the planets up close.
June 15, August 17, and September 7, 21, 28
Step into the past on a Ghost Tour of the Deering Estate with paranormal investigators from P.R.I.S.M. (Paranormal Research & Investigative Studies). Listen to the stories of the Deering Estate’s previous inhabitants and hear about sightings and experiences from actual paranormal investigations of the historic site. It is recommended to wear comfortable clothing and shoes.
Biscayne Bay Lighthouse Cruise – NEW!
Saturday, July 14 & August 11, 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Departing from the Deering Estate, this four hour tour will allow you to experience Biscayne National Park in a new light. Guided by a Biscayne National Park Ranger, journey through Biscayne Bay to see the iconic Cape Florida, Fowey Rocks, and Boca Chita lighthouses and learn about the history that surrounds them. You will cut though the alluring Stiltsville and climb to the top of the Boca Chita Lighthouse for a panoramic view of the Bay. You may also have the opportunity to see wildlife including, dolphins, sea turtles, and many shore birds. This experience is only offered one Saturday a month. Cost: $70 per person plus tax & fee.