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91st Anniversary of the Opening of the Tamiami Trail

April 27 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

tamiami trail arch

Join us at Museum of the Everglades as we celebrate the 91st Anniversary of the Tamiami Trail’s opening and the 21st “birthday” of Museum of the Everglades!

10:00 am Guided Walking Tour of Historic Buildings – meet at Museum

10:00 Arts & Crafts Booths Open – McLeod Park

10:30 Antique Cars Arrive – in front of Museum

11:00 Opening Ceremony, Everglades City Hall porch
~ Welcome and Introduction of Dignitaries
~ TRAIL TOWN Presentation to Mayor Grimm
~ Barron Collier’s Trail Opening Speech

11:30 Laundry Cart Races – around the Circle

12:00 pm Lunch by the Lions Club ($10) – McLeod Park
~ Dixie Land Jazz Band Concert – McLeod Park

1:30 Birthday Cake cutting – Museum

2:00 Old-Timers Story Telling – Museum


For more information, call Museum of the Everglades at (239) 252-5026.

Sponsored in part by Friends of the Museum of the Everglades.


April 27
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Museum of the Everglades
105 Broadway Ave W
Everglades City, 34139 United States
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(239) 252-5026