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For Immediate Release:
December 01, 2011

Media Contact:
Cathy Guerra

''Holiday Wonderland'' at the Deering Estate at Cutler

(Miami-Dade County, FL) -- 
Throughout December, visitors can tour the elegant and historic houses at the Deering Estate at Cutler as they come alive with holiday accents and decorations! The "Holiday Wonderland" is an annual tradition and a special project of local garden clubs and community organizations. The garden club members, students, and teachers have used ribbon, garland, and handmade ornaments of various themes to decorate the Richmond Cottage and Stone House.

The Deering Estate Foundation, Inc. and the Deering Estate at Cutler would like to thank the following garden clubs and community organizations for their decorating efforts and contributions to this year's "Holiday Wonderland":

Ceramic League of Miami
Coconut Grove Garden Club
Coral Pine Garden Club
Dadeland Garden Club
International Garden Club of Miami
Ken Pines Garden Club
MacArthur South Family and Consumer Sciences Department 4H
Palmetto Bay Garden Club
Pinecrest Garden Club
South Miami Garden Club
Sunset Park Garden Club
The Florida Association of Family and Consumer Sciences - District J

The holiday decorations will be on display daily through December 31st from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm. The cost is free with regular Estate admission: $12 for adults & $7 for children (ages 4-14). Please note that the Deering Estate at Cutler will be closed on Christmas Day.

For more information on the Holiday Season of Events at the Deering Estate at Cutler, please visit Deering Estate or call the Deering Estate Ticket Office at 305-235-1668 ext. 233.

About the Deering Estate at Cutler
The Deering Estate at Cutler, a Miami-Dade County Park, is located at 16701 SW 72 Avenue in Miami. This 444-acre natural and archeological preserve and historic site is listed on the National Register of Historic Places and serves as a center for education, culture and recreation. Historic house tours are offered daily at 10:30 am & 3:00 pm and a Natural Areas Tour is offered daily at 12:30 pm. Both the Historic House Tour and the Natural Areas Tour are Free with regular admission to the Estate. EcoAdventure Tours are also offered throughout the year for an additional fee. For more information on the Deering Estate's educational and cultural programs, please visit Deering Estate.



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