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Miami-Dade County Parks launches #ThePlayground, with interactive, online content on parks and recreation

MIAMI ( March 25, 2020 )

Miami-Dade County Parks, Recreation and Open Spaces has launched #ThePlayground, social media content that showcases engaging experiences, tutorials and trainings for people of all ages and experiences. The first post will feature the world-renowned Zoo Miami on March 26 on Miami Dade County Parks’ Instagram.

Ongoing livestreamed and virtual activities and adventures will be featured across Miami-Dade County’s Facebook, Instagram and YouTube pages to help people stay active and engaged while practicing social distancing due to COVID-19.

New segments will be introduced weekly and will showcase topics ranging from behind the scenes experiences with Miami-Dade County Parks’ staff and workout routines to arts, crafts and much more. Followers will get special insights into Miami-Dade County's Heritage Parks, beaches, coastal areas, preserves and attractions, including the Deering Estate, Redland Fruit & Spice Park, Miami EcoAdventures and more, all from the comfort of their homes.

Like, follow and subscribe to Miami-Dade County Parks to stay up to date on the latest offerings and use the hashtag #ThePlayground when engaging with content.

About Miami-Dade County Parks, Recreation and Open Spaces:
Miami-Dade County Parks, Recreation and Open Spaces is the third largest county park system in the United States, consisting of 278 parks and 13,769 acres of land. It is one of the most unique park and recreation systems in the world and focused on Placemaking, Health and Fitness and Conservation and Stewardship. The non-profit Parks Foundation of Miami-Dade supports Miami-Dade County Parks’ efforts to further develop Miami-Dade County’s world-class parks system for residents and visitors.

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