Looking for the best displays of holiday lights in the 305? These three places are lit:
1. Deering Estate at Cutler
The 444-acre estate fills its trees with lights, hosts carolers, and serves hot chocolate and cookies.
7-9 p.m. nightly starting December 1. 16701 Southwest 72nd Avenue, Miami; 305-235-1668; deeringestate.org.
2. Pinecrest Gardens
Large light installations fill the gardens during the Nights of Lights. Also: pics with Santa, storytelling and rides.
6-9 p.m. December 15-24. 11000 Red Road, Pinecrest; 305-669-6990; pinecrestgardens.org.
3. Zoo Miami
Zoo Lights features more than half a million lights in trees and in the shapes of animals, plus Lostman’s River boat rides.
7-10 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays in December and December 26-30. 12400 Southwest 152nd Street, Miami; 305-251-0400; zoomiami.org.