An Insta wonderland is back at Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden as the NightGarden returns with a whole new roster of immersive activations. Spanning a footprint that is 3x larger than last year, 80% of the experience is brand new. Exhibits and can’t-miss photo opps include Fairchild’s Pergola, brought to life by an interactive canopy display; Archimedes: The Talking Tree; an Experiential Maze boasting thousands of technicolor flowers; Shadow Sculptures, with kaleidoscopes of shadows and light; an enchanting snowfall experience; and a Lost Fairy Puzzle with a cash prize of $2.500. Plus, tons of food, drinks and surprises along the way; FairchildGarden.org.
Billionaire philanthropist, entrepreneur and contemporary art collector Jorge M. Pérez unveiled his highly anticipated experimental arts center, El Espacio 23, with an intimate preview event for local community leaders and South Florida cultural luminaries
Turkey with stuffing. The Christmas ham. Blackeyed peas, cornbread and collard greens for good luck in the New Year. Enough holiday food. It’s time to remember that we live in the south and nothing is more tropical than delicious, nutritious avocados.