Events at Markham Park

New Moon Hike

Markham Park 16001 W State Rd 84, Sunrise, FL

Experience the beauty of Markham Park at night as you explore a nature trail. You'll learn about the moon, as well as the nocturnal animals you may encounter. The hike will conclude at the Fox Observatory, where members of the South Florida Amateur Astronomers Association welcome you to join them as they scan the [...]

$5

Orienteering Class

Markham Park 16001 W State Rd 84, Sunrise, FL

Learn to use a compass to find your way in this afternoon, naturalist-led lesson on orienteering. Pre-registration is required. Closed-toe shoes, drinking water, insect repellent, and sunscreen are recommended. Call 954-357-8868 or 954-357-8674 for more information.

$5

Fishing Clinic

Markham Park 16001 W State Rd 84, Sunrise, FL

Participants in this workshop will learn the fundamentals of fishing, then put them into practice. Fishing gear will be provided by the park, along with an informational packet on fishing in Florida. This is a catch-and-release event. Pre-registration is required. Closed-toe shoes, drinking water, insect repellent, and sunscreen are recommended. Call 954-357-8868 or 954-357-8674 [...]

$5

Markham Park Night Hike

Markham Park 16001 W State Rd 84, Sunrise, FL

Experience the beauty of the park at night as you explore the nature trails and learn about the moon and the nocturnal animals you may encounter along the way. The hike will conclude at the Fox Observatory, where members of the South Florida Astronomers Association will share the wonders of the night sky as [...]

$5

Nature Talk: Plant Defenses & Mimicry

Markham Park 16001 W State Rd 84, Sunrise, FL

Learn how certain plants have adapted some interesting ways of protecting themselves from predators. Pre-registration is required. This program is for all ages. Youth under 18 must attend with an adult. All attendees must pay regardless of age. Space is limited and pre-registration is required. Participants should wear bug repellant and closed-toe shoes, and bring [...]

$5

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Markham Park Night Hike

Markham Park 16001 W State Rd 84, Sunrise, FL

Experience the beauty of the park at night as you explore the nature trails and learn about the moon and the nocturnal animals you may encounter along the way. The hike will conclude at the Fox Observatory, where members of the South Florida Astronomers Association will share the wonders of the night sky as [...]

$5

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Fishing Clinic

Markham Park 16001 W State Rd 84, Sunrise, FL

Have you ever wanted to learn how to fish? Then join us for a morning of fishing activities. We will teach you the fundamentals of fishing and put them into practice. Fishing gear will be provided by the park. Participants will also receive an informational packet on fishing in Florida. This is a catch-and-release event. [...]

$5

Markham Park Challenge Mountain Bike Race

Markham Park 16001 W State Rd 84, Sunrise, FL

The Markham Challenge is a relay mountain bike race covering 20 miles (Juniors), 40 or 60 miles (Solo), and 60 miles (Teams). Teams may consist of up to four riders. Preregistration is required. Call 954-357-8868 for more information.

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Casual Friday Trail Stroll

Markham Park 16001 W State Rd 84, Sunrise, FL

Meet at the park office and join the Markham Park naturalist for a casual stroll along the park's nature trails. All ages are welcome. This is a free event.

Free
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Butterfly Garden Cleanup

Markham Park 16001 W State Rd 84, Sunrise, FL

All ages are welcome to come volunteer to help tend to the Butterfly Garden!

Free

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