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Mistletoe & Martinis to benefit the Deering Estate Foundation at the Deering Estate

MIAMI (November 17, 2017)

Kick off the holiday season with Mistletoe & Martinis, a joyful evening of holiday cheer to benefit the Deering Estate Foundation. The event takes place on Friday, December 8th from 7:30 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. at the Deering Estate.

Mistletoe & Martinis brings together friends, neighbors and donors for a special evening of holiday cheer, celebration and giving.  Limited to 250 attendees, guests will mix and mingle while strolling through the historic homes and magnificent grounds transformed into a wondrous Festival of Trees gloriously lit up and fully adorned for the holidays.

As the Deering Estate comes alive with the sights, sounds and libations of the holiday season, guests will enjoy festive music, lavish hors d'oeuvres and desserts from some of South Florida's finest caterers, and an accompaniment of flavorful samplings of martinis. Beer, wine and soft drinks will also be available.

The Deering Estate Foundation is especially grateful for the support of its valued sponsors, including Coconut Grove Bank, Morris & Reynolds Insurance, UBS, the Szaro Family, The Biltmore, Catering by Les and Chef David Schwadron.

Tickets cost $75 for members and $100 for non-members. Space is limited, and tickets may be purchased online or by calling 305-235-1668 ext. 263.

For more information on the Deering Estate's Holiday Season of Events, please visit the website.

This holiday season, give the gift of a Deering Estate Foundation membership to your family and friends so they can enjoy the Deering Estate throughout the year. To purchase a Deering Estate Foundation membership, please call 305-235-1668 ext. 263 or purchase online

About the Deering Estate Foundation
Established in 1989, The Deering Estate Foundation is a community-based charitable 501(c) 3 Florida Corporation and the philanthropic arm of the Deering Estate.  Its Board of Directors, members and volunteers are made up of a diverse group of business and community leaders who are dedicated advocates of the Estate and active supporters of education, research, cultural arts, environmental conservation and historic preservation.

About the Deering Estate
The 450+ acre Deering Estate is an environmental, archaeological and historical preserve. From canoe tours to bird walks and guided Historic House and Natural Areas Tours, the Deering Estate has diverse activities for the whole family to enjoy. The Estate is part of the Miami-Dade County Parks, Recreation and Open Space Department, which manages the Estate on behalf of the State of Florida. Discover More art, culture, history, science, preservation, conservation and ecology at the Deering Estate today!