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Botanical Gardens & EVERGLADES Wildlife Sanctuary

​Memorial Day Kidzfest

May 30

​KidzFest is a great day for kids, but fun for the whole family as well! Presented by Nicklaus Children's Hospital Broward Outpatient Centers, the annual festival features complimentary pony rides (10am to 4pm), butterfly encounter, animal presentations, kids games and activitities, arts & crafts, bounce house, music and live entertainment, plus a few surprises!

Click here for complete schedule of day's activities.

Best of all, KidzFest is HALF PRICE for kids ages 3-11 (only $6.45). Adults ages 12+ are $19.95 and children 2 and under are free. Narrated Tram Tour is included.


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June 4

9:30am to 3:30pm
ONE DAY ONLY! Flamingo Gardens Members Only Plant Distribution & Sale! Members, look for your bright green Member's Day plant voucher in the mail, and bring it to the Flamingo Road Chickee Hut on June 4 for a free plant. Individual, Senior, Student, and Single Parent Memberships receive 1 plant; Dual and Family Memberships receive 2 plants; and Sustaining Membership receive 3 plants. Members will also receive 20% off at Zensations Garden shop, the gift shop, Tropical Smoothie bar, and Flamingo Cafe for that day, and their acccompanying guests will recieve half price admission. There will also be a special selection of plants grown in our nursery for sale for that day only!



June 18-19

9:30am to 4:30pm
This Father’s Day weekend, Flamingo Gardens features strange and exotic "creatures" not normally seen in the Everglades Wildlife Sanctuary with special live animal presentations at 11am, 12:30pm and 2pm. Get up close to strange creatures, challenge Dad to eat a bug at the Edible Bug station, or make a Father's Day card for Dad!

Best of all, it is a Half-Price Weekend and DADS GET IN FREE on Father's Day with another paid admission!

May 30
Memorial Day KidzFest

June 4

Members Day Plant Distribution

June 18-19
Featured Creatures

July 4
Old Fashioned Fourth

July 16-17
Wet & Wild

August 13-14
Back 2 School Weekend

September 5
6th Annual Native Bird Festival

October 8-9
6th Annual Great Scarecrow Competition & Harvest Fest

October 15-16, 22-23, 29-30
Harvest Fest

October 30
Story Time with the Good Witch

November 12
SwampFest Bluegrass Festival

December 9, 10, 11, 16, 17, 18
Garden of Lights

December 10-11, 17-18
Santas Little Helpers

For questions about any special event please call 954-473-2955 or email

First Friday FOOD TRUCKS

June 3


Late Night is back at Flamingo Gardens! The gardens will stay open until 8pm for your enjoyment while 18 Food Trucks serve it up in the parking lot from 5-9pm and Digital Anarchy spins the tunes. As always, parking and entry to Food Trucks is free. Entry to Flamingo Gardens is only $5 after 4pm. (Last Tram is at 4:30pm. Wray Home Museum closes at 5pm and Aviary will close at 7:30pm. Last garden entry is at 7:30pm.) ​Food Trucks in June:
Billy Bob's Corn
Che Grill
Crazy About Chew
Dawgs & Wiches
Frankies Pizza
Gardens Grill
HipPOPS Handcrafted Gelato Bars
Jefe's Original Fish Tacos & Burgers
Key West Conch Shack
Kratos Greek
Nacho Bizness
Pirate Brothers BBQ
Purple People Eatery
Red Zeppelin
Sidecar Kitchen
Top Fries
World Famous
Zombie Ice

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