The Deering Estate, in collaboration with the Antique Automotive Club of America – South Florida Region, will host the 10th annual Vintage Auto Show on Sunday, November 6th from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Car enthusiasts of all ages can experience a variety of vintage cars, from 1965 and older, displayed on the historic grounds of the Deering Estate.
Additional activities include:
- Vintage automobile scavenger hunt: Use photo clues to identify a selection of cars on display.
- Vintage Auto Show Craft: Pre-packaged crafts available for children that can be done at one of our picnic tables or taken home. Limited supply.
Lawn Games: Enjoy a variety of outdoor lawn games.
- Nature Preserve Tours: Offered at 11 a.m., 12:30 p.m. and 2 p.m. Space is limited and will be filled first come, first served. All guests, including Deering Estate Foundation members, must sign up on the day of the event.
- Self-guided nature trails: Explore some of the nature trails on-site and use the free iNaturalist mobile app to identify flora and fauna.
- Kayak rentals (for an additional fee): Enjoy kayaking on Biscayne Bay, paddle over sea-grass beds and explore the mangroves. Rental fee includes the use of the kayak, life vest, paddles and a small dry bag for personal belongings. Weather permitting. Limited availability.
- Award winning film "On This Land: The Charles Deering Estate": Funded by the 100 Ladies of Deering, written by author and preservationist Becky Roper Matkov, and produced by Emmy-Award-winning director Carl Kesser.
- Food & beverages available for purchase from Sports Grill and Coffee Vibes.
Guests are also welcome to bring blankets, lawn chairs, and small picnic baskets. Please note that the historic house museums will be closed and not accessible during this event.
Age Appropriateness: All ages
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