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For Immediate Release:
November 18, 2013
Media Contact:
Cathy Guerra

Holiday Bay Cruise from the Deering Estate at Cutler

(MIAMI, November 18, 2013) - Take a break from holiday shopping and enjoy a relaxing cruise on Biscayne Bay on Sunday, December 15, 2013. There are two cruise times to choose from: 11:00 am to 1:00 pm or 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm.

Pontoon Boat Tours are offered on the “Pelican Island Skipper,” a 45-foot Corinthian Catamaran. The boat will depart from the Deering Estate and will explore the waters of Biscayne Bay. A Deering Education & Interpretive Staff Member will educate passengers on birds, sea mammals, Native Americans, and early pioneers. The vessel complies with Coast Guard regulations and is ADA accessible. 

The cost is $35 per person. Space is limited and reservations are required. For more information, or to make reservations, please call 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 and 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