The New Year presents an abundant and delightful offering of events in the coming days. Enjoy the cool weather as you meet up with family and friends in Coral Gables while attending some of these Great Gables Events.
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Kids: Big Toy Extravaganza on Saturday
Children of all ages can play with super-sized and specialized vehicles at the Big Toy Extravaganza from 10am to 2pm in front of City Hall, 405 Biltmore Way. This free event also features other fun activities such as inflatable games, face painting, and food. For more info, call 305-460-5600.
Coral Gables Farmers’ Market Returns January 13
The seasonal Coral Gables Farmers Market at City Hall presents a delightful array of fresh produce, baked goods, home-made condiments, crafts, flowers and plants, plus activities for the entire family every Saturday morning from 8am to 2pm from January 13 to March 24. The Farmers Market is organized by the City of Coral Gables. Free Bike Parking is available. Call 305-460-5607 for information.
Chocolate Festival coming to Fairchild February 19
Indulge in chocolate delicacies during the season’s most delicious event: The International Chocolate Festival. Enjoy fine chocolate samples from artisan chocolatiers, lectures on chocolate making and demonstrations from Miami’s master chefs and chocolatiers. Take the ChocoWalk to learn about the life cycle of a cacao plant, with stops in our Rainforest and more. Find out everything you ever needed to know about chocolate from the experts. Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden is located at 10901 Old Cutler Road. Call 305-667-1651. http://www.fairchildgarden.org
Miami International Map Fair begins February 2
Come celebrate the Miami International Map Fair’s 25th anniversary and immerse yourself in a world of colorful antique maps, rare books, panoramas and atlases. Discover and purchase antiquities or modern treasures from the finest dealers from around the world. Both collectors and the merely curious can find fascinating maps, with a price for every budget. Enjoy expert presentations by world renowned speakers and bring one map from your collection for a free expert opinion. http://www.historymiami.org/event/2018-miami-international-map-fair/
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