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Botanical Gardens & EVERGLADES Wildlife Sanctuary

​Old fashioned fourth

July 4th

Flamingo Gardens celebrates Fourth of July the old fashioned way with HALF PRICE ADMISSION. Enjoy all the wonders of the botanical gardens and wildlife sanctuary with “old fashion” games and activities. Challenge your friends and family to a watermelon or pie eating contest and make July 4th crafts with the kids. DJ Digital Anarchy will be spinning your favorite 50’s & 60's music. Wear your best 50’s & 60's costume and win prizes. 


This is a HALF PRICE DAY so admission is only $9.95 ages 12+, $6.45 ages 3-11 on Monday, July 4th. Children 2 or younger and Members are free. Narrated Tram Tour is included with admission. Please, no outside food, coolers or pets allowed. 

EASY 93.1 is the official radio station of Old Fashion Fourth


July 16 & 17

9:30am to 4:30pm

Back by popular demand! Beat the summer heat at Flamingo Gardens with our Wet-n-Wild Weekend. Cool down on one of the 20 foot waterslides, play water activities or water games for all ages, or play in the foam pit! Make a craft or play at one of the many activities areas.

Wet-n-Wild Weekend is a HALF-PRICE WEEKEND so admission is only $9.95 ages 12+, $6.45 ages 3-11, children 2 and under are free. Narrated Tram Tour is included. PLease no outside food, coolers, tents, chairs or pets allowed.

July 1
5pm to 9pm

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 $5 after 4pm. (Last Tram is at 4:30pm. Wray Home Museum closes at 5pm and Aviary will close at 7:30pm. Last admission to gardens is at 7:30pm)

Food Trucks in July:

Billy Bob's Corn
Che Grill
Crazy About Chew
Dolci Peccati Gelato
Food Dude
Frankies Pizza
Gardens Grill
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
Zombie Ice

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

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