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02 Apr '22

Blues & BBQ

April 2 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Fruit & Spice Park, 24801 SW 187th Avenue
Homestead, FL 33031 United States

Come and enjoy award-winning BBQ, incredible blues and country music, kid’s activities, and full access to “the garden”. Food trucks will be present preparing delicious BBQ flavors. Event Admission: $15 for adults (12 and over), $ 8 for kids (11-6 years old) and 5 and under are free. Purchase your pre-sale tickets and get 20% off regular admission price. Follow the link and click on the Fruit and Spice Tab: https://miamidadeparks.com/FL/miami-dade-county-parks-recreation/catalog

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24 Apr '22

Proper Pruning and Planting of Tropical Fruit Trees

April 24 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
UF/IFAS Extension Miami-Dade County and Fruit & Spice Park, 18710 SW 288 Street
Homestead, 33031 United States

Learn the reasons why Tropical fruit trees should be pruned to keep them healthy and producing. Special Speaker: Jeff Wasielewski, UF/IFAS Extension Miami-Dade County. $15 to participants with free entry into the park and $5 for FSP members.

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30 Apr '22

Springtime Adventure

April 30 @ 10:00 am - May 1 @ 5:00 pm
Fruit & Spice Park, 24801 SW 187th Avenue
Homestead, FL 33031 United States

Experience a springtime adventure at Fruit and Spice Park! During this fun filled weekend there will be; Springtime photo backdrops, scavenger hunts, spring fruit sightings, and tram tours featuring what’s in season! Regular Park Admission

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29 May '22

Rain Barrel

May 29 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Fruit & Spice Park, 24801 SW 187th Avenue
Homestead, FL 33031 United States

Learn how you can capture and store rain water than can later be used to irrigate your landscape and water plants. Special Speaker: Barbara McAdam, UF IFAS Extension Urban Horticulture Program. $15 to participants with free entry into the park and $5 for FSP members. Register To The Class Note: Click on the Fruit & Spice Park

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25 Jun '22

Summer Fruit Festival

June 25 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Fruit & Spice Park, 24801 SW 187th Avenue
Homestead, FL 33031 United States

Showcasing local agriculture and tropical fruits. Vendors will be featuring tasty cuisine and rare fruit samplings available to shock your taste buds! Regular Park Admission Event Admission: $15 for adults (12 and over), $ 8 for kids (11-6 years old) and 5 and under are free. Purchase your pre-sale tickets and get 20% off regular admission price. Purchase Ticket

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26 Jun '22

An Introduction to Tropical Fruit

June 26 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
UF/IFAS Extension Miami-Dade County and Fruit & Spice Park, 18710 SW 288 Street
Homestead, 33031 United States

Learn the basics of tropical fruit. $15 to participants with free entry into the park and $5 for FSP members.

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09 Jul '22

Midsummer Adventure

July 9 @ 10:00 am - July 10 @ 5:00 pm
Fruit & Spice Park, 24801 SW 187th Avenue
Homestead, FL 33031 United States

Come celebrate midsummer at Fruit and Spice Park! During this fun filled weekend there will be; summertime photo backdrops, scavenger hunts, summer fruit sightings, and tram tours featuring what’s in season! Regular Park Admission

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31 Jul '22

Preserving the Harvest

July 31 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Fruit & Spice Park, 24801 SW 187th Avenue
Homestead, FL 33031 United States

Whether you grow a garden full of vegetables and fruits, or buy fresh produce from your local farmers market, you won’t want to let it go to waste. Learn about the many methods available to you to enjoy your produce long after it leaves the garden. Special Speaker: Louise King, Fruit & Spice Park. $25 to participants with free entry into the park and $5 for FSP members. To RSVP scan QR code or click here: https://miamidadeparks.com/FL/miami-dade-county-parks-recreation/catalog/index/171c1f1e2e07655ff17e32f6adacc2d6?filter=c2VhcmNoPVByZXNlcnZpbmclMjB0aGUlMjBIYXJ2ZXN0JTIw (click “Welcome” and…

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28 Aug '22

Pest, Pathogens and IPM for Tropical Fruit

August 28 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
UF/IFAS Extension Miami-Dade County and Fruit & Spice Park, 18710 SW 288 Street
Homestead, 33031 United States

Combine several complementary pest control methods in a mutually enhancing way to reduce pest populations to less than damaging numbers. Learn about Integrated Pest management in my class. Special Speaker: Jeff Wasielewski, UF/IFAS Extension Miami-Dade County. $25 to participants with free entry into the park and $5 for FSP members.

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10 Sep '22

Summer Stargazing

$1
September 10 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Fruit & Spice Park, 24801 SW 187th Avenue
Homestead, FL 33031 United States

Enjoy a night under the stars in the Garden cozied up by a bonfire. Bring your telescope to explore the night stars away from city lights. S’more kits, an assortment of drinks and Pollo Tropical food truck will be available while supplies last. Blankets, lawn chairs and small coolers are welcome. No large coolers or pets allowed. Admission and all items for sale is cash only, ATM available.

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23 Sep '22

Tour with the Horticulturist

September 23 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Fruit & Spice Park, 24801 SW 187th Avenue
Homestead, FL 33031 United States

Take a walking tour with our Horticulturist. Each tour will focus on a different region or collection

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25 Sep '22

The Ten Truths of Tropical Fruit

September 25 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
UF/IFAS Extension Miami-Dade County and Fruit & Spice Park, 18710 SW 288 Street
Homestead, 33031 United States

Learn the truths about tropical fruits that nobody ever told you. Special Speaker: Jeff Wasielewski, UF/IFAS Extension Miami-Dade County  $25 to participants with free entry into the park and $5 for FSP members.

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