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For Immediate Release:
April 11, 2013
Media Contact:
Cathy Guerra
ferrec@miamidade.gov
305-235-1668

7th Annual Youth Arts Day & Music Fest at the Deering Estate at Cutler ''Celebrate''


Youth Arts Day and Music Fest features a month long visual and literary art exhibition as well as a day long series of youth performance art on Sunday, May 5th, 2013 from 10 am to 4 pm at the Deering Estate at Cutler. Spend the entire day and enjoy youth artwork, as well as musical and theatrical performances from students and organizations!

The event is free for children and youth (Grades K-12); the cost for adults is $12. There will also be a month-long visual and literary art exhibition at the Deering Estate where student's artwork will be on display inside the Richmond Cottage and Stone House from April 27th through May 16th. The exhibit is free with Estate admission.

Sponsors, organizations and participating schools include:
The Deering Estate Foundation, Inc., Reflections Productions, Superwheels Skating Center, Greater Miami Youth Symphony (GMYS), Door to the Arts, Inc., Dade Heritage Trust, Arthur and Polly Mays Conservatory of the Arts, Miami Children's Theater, Tandem Theater Project, Dr. Henry Perrine Academy of the Arts, Ballet at the Park, Inc., GroveHouse Artists, Bel-Aire Elementary, St. Phillips, Somerset Academy Silver Pines, Hialeah High School, West Hialeah Gardens Elementary, Coral Reed Senior High, Coral Reef Montessori Academy, Palmetto Senior High, SALT Homeschool Group and individual student entries.

Activities include:

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. Natural areas tours are offered daily at 12:30 pm (October - May). 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 www.deeringestate.org.