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August 2019

Community gathering to make collaborative art in the Vizcaya Village Garage.

WEAVE | Art-Making Workshop

August 3, 2019 at 12:00 pm
Vizcaya Village, 3250 S. Miami Avenue
Miami, FL 33129 United States
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Vizcaya welcomes back New York-based Processional Arts Workshop (PAW) for a fourth year! Building on the successes of Whirl (2016), Bloom (2017), and Float (2018), PAW will create Weave, a fourth Vizcaya-specific performance built and performed by local residents. The performance will be built in a week-long series of public workshops. These are a hands-on opportunity for people of all ages and abilities to work closely with PAW artists Sophia Michahelles and Alex Kahn. Throughout the week, participants will create lanterns inspired and informed by Vizcaya’s rich…

WEAVE – a twilight parade

August 10, 2019 at 8:30 pm
Vizcaya Village, 3250 S. Miami Avenue
Miami, FL 33129 United States
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Processional Arts Workshop (PAW) returns to Vizcaya Museum and Gardens, continuing an annual tradition of community-built immersive art that began with WHIRL in 2016. This year’s lantern parade, entitled WEAVE, explores the individual patterns, motifs, and textures that come together to create Vizcaya. One hundred years ago, Vizcaya’s owner James Deering and artistic director Paul Chalfin took multiple journeys to Europe to create Vizcaya’s immersive environment, assembling a collection of artifacts and architectural details that reflected many cultures and time periods. WEAVE brings these threads…

February 2020

Vizcaya Village Family Dinner Project

SOLD OUT | Family Dinner Project 2020

February 7 at 6:00 pm
Vizcaya Village, 3250 S. Miami Avenue
Miami, FL 33129 United States
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THIS EVENT IS SOLD OUT. | Be the first to know when new tickets become available and sign up for the waitlist >> https://mailchi.mp/vizcaya/fdp2020 All parties must have at least one child. Any orders that do not contain at least 1 child ticket will be canceled so family groups with children can attend. Leave the fast-paced week behind you and slow down for an alfresco family experience. Enjoy a delicious meal, an outdoor movie, art and more. Spend time with the…

July 2020

Virtual Family Food Lab | Is this food? [FREE]

July 19 at 10:30 am

JOIN FOR FREE | Register here Your curious kiddo may have tried to eat things that are not exactly food. In this lesson, we’ll explore parts of the plant your children may not have thought to eat to get them excited about veggies. Do you eat flowers? Do you eat seeds? Learn about the different edible parts of plants, and have fun with kids making (and eating) your own plant creation from those parts! This lesson will be released on…

What did Deering eat? | Virtual Family Food Lab [FREE]

July 26 at 10:00 am

JOIN FOR FREE | Register here Part 2 - What did Deering eat? Get any questions answered from the July 19 session before we dig into the history of agriculture at Vizcaya. Explore how historic images can show you changes over time while you get a virtual sneak peek at Vizcaya Village (not-yet-open to the public). What types of crops were grown at Vizcaya Village? What did the Village look like 100 years ago? In this live exploration of the…

August 2020

Kids in the Kitchen | Virtual Family Food Lab [FREE]

August 2 at 10:00 am

JOIN FOR FREE | Register here Roll up your sleeves and put on your chef hat for this hands-on lesson coming to your very own kitchen. Learn simple recipes with fresh herbs that typically can be grown in South Florida. This lesson will be released on August 2 and you can watch it with your child anytime throughout the week. Leave any questions or comments in the comments section of the YouTube video and we’ll address them LIVE during next…

Starting a Home Garden | Virtual Family Food Lab [FREE]

August 9 at 10:00 am

REGISTER ONLINE FOR FREE October is Miami’s planting season, so this is prime time to explore how to start your own garden! Join us LIVE from Vizcaya's Kitchen Garden and learn how to plant herbs from cuttings and how to sow seeds. We will demonstrate proper technique to take cuttings and plant seeds, and how to take care of your edible garden. Activity: Live online session and demonstration with one of Vizcaya's educators Recommended for families with children ages 6-12.

Virtual Family Food Lab | It’s alive! ALIVE!!!! [FREE]

August 16 at 10:00 am

JOIN FOR FREE | Register here Did you know you can grow new veggies from food scraps? Give new life to your leftovers with this lesson. After cooking, you can save things like carrots, radishes, lettuce hearts and supplement the home garden we started last week. Activity: Watch as we take veggie leftovers and scraps and plant them to grow new ones. Then follow along in your own garden. Recommended for families with children ages 6-12.

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