Education & Learning
Outdoor Adventures
Connecting directly to nature!

2023 Fishing Derby Academy
Price: $36.00

 Member Price (with use of promo code): $30.00

Are you ready to cast your sights on the world of conservation? Grab your rods and reels and head to Zoo Miami to help us manage the fish population in our lake! With fishing 101, light bites, hands-on activities, and more, this event is sure to get the whole family hooked on science!

Please note that individuals under the age of 18 must have an adult present with them during the program. Adults accompanying children must also purchase tickets.
A light breakfast is included. Zoo admission is included for those who purchase non-member discounted tickets only.


  • February 4, 2023
  • March 18, 2023
  • April 1, 2023

Refund Policy:

If you submit your written cancellation request by …. Your refund will be…
Registration Opening Date – 31 calendar days before program start date 90% refund
30 – 16 calendar days before program start date 80% refund
15 – 7 calendar days before program start date 50% refund
6 calendar day before program start date – Program start date No refund
No refunds will be issued after program start. No credits or refunds for missed programs. No credits or refunds are issued for inclement weather as programs happens rain or shine.
 All refunds must be requested in writing. To request a refund for an upcoming program, please email with your request to cancel, and be sure to include:
  • Order confirmation number
  • Session and date(s) you wish to cancel
  • Attendant name(s).

 Your refund will not be issued unless all the appropriate information is provided. Please allow 2 to 3 weeks for our staff to issue your refund and, once issued, 3 to 4 business days for the funds to process which will be refunded to the card on file. 

2022-2023 Nature Play Adventures
Price: $50.00

Overnight camping adventures in nearby State and National parks! Activities include hiking, slough slogging, camping, stargazing, and more. All tents and adventure equipment are provided!


  • January 14th - 15th, 2023 
  • February 11th - 12th, 2023 Sold Out
  • March 11th - 12th, 2023 Sold Out

Event location will be Long Pine Key Campgound inside the Everglades National Park. 

Max 1 tent and 4 participants per registration. 



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