Homestead, FL is bustling with activity for the month of February. While January was a busy month for
Homestead events, February 2011 is promising to be just as packed! With a variety of upcoming events
in Homestead happening all month long, your social calendar is sure to fill up fast.
Speaking of packed—the Homestead Farmer’s Monday Market is continuing until April. Every Monday
afternoon from 2 pm until 6 pm, Losner Park becomes a hub of activity. Happy Homesteaders are able
to find everything from fruit and vegetables to locally made handicrafts. For detailed information,
please call 305-342-5844. Losner Park is located at 104 North Krome Avenue. You can check out the
market on Facebook by doing a search for “Homestead Farmer’s Market”.
On Friday February 4, the 2011 Rotary Club of Homestead Charitable Trust banquet and auction is taking
place. The Harris Field Barn Pavilion on 8th Street will host this renowned event. The dinner starts at
6:30 pm with the auction getting under way at 7:30 pm. Tickets are available for $25 from the Rotary
Club of Homestead. For tickets and more information, please call 305-237-5233 or check them out
online at www.homesteadrotary.org.
You can work off your banquet dinner the next morning at the Homestead Heart & Soles 5K Walk and
Run at Losner Park. Registration starts at 7am with the Walk/Run beginning at 8am. Make your
registration payment of $25 payable to South Dade Weed & Seed. For more information, contact
Project SOS/South Dade Weed & Seed at 305-224-5585.
If you did not get enough exercise at the Heart & Soles Walk/Run on Saturday, you can strap on your
running shoes the next Tuesday. February 8th Homestead Miami Speedway is hosting the Homestead
Relay for Life Kick-Off “Spotlight on a Cure” at 6:30pm. For details give Claudia Diaz a call at 305-779-
2862 or email her at firstname.lastname@example.org. You can get fit and help a truly worth cause at the same
With great events like these, kicking off the month of February here in Homestead is going to be a blast!
It is looking like we will not only be well fed, but in great shape if February is any indication of the year
to come. Keep an eye out for more Homestead, FL news updates to follow as events unfold.