Santa Clauswill be visiting the Deering Estate at Cutler on Saturday, Dec. 13 and 20, from 10 a.m. to noon.
Families can enjoy Story-Time & Photos with Santa in the historic Stone House Ballroom next to the beautiful Christmas tree. After story-time, children can participate in holiday arts and crafts activities. The cost is $12 for adults, $7 for children, ages 4-14, and free for Deering Estate Foundation members.
Visitors also can tour the elegant and historic houses as they come alive with holiday accents and decorations. The Holiday Wonderland is an annual decorating tradition in the Historic Homes, curated by local garden clubs and community organizations.
In addition, the Youth Arts Exhibit and the Outdoor Birdhouse Build and Design will be on display. The Youth Arts Exhibit features creative works by student artists (grades K-12) and youth ceramics from the Ceramic League of Miami. Partnering with Miami- Dade College’s Dr. Lyle Culver and his students, the Outdoor Birdhouse Build and Design will showcase an outdoor exhibition of specially designed functional and historically themed birdhouses which will be open through Jan. 29, 2015.
For more information on the Holiday Season of Events at the Deering Estate at Cutler, visit www.deeringestate.org or call the Deering Estate ticket office at 305- 235-1668, ext. 233. The Deering Estate at Cutler, a Miami-Dade County Park, is located at 16701 SW 72 Ave.