All Aboard to Support Historic Virginia Key Beach Park Mini-Train

Join the Virginia Key Beach Park Trust in Preserving the Historic Rickenbacker Central Mini-Rain for All to Enjoy!

WHAT: The Virginia Key Beach Park Trust (VKBPT) presents The Historic Mini-Train Renovation Project; a series of events to help raise awareness and explore the past times of Historic Virginia Key Beach Park. Enjoyed by children and adults alike, participants will help: renovate the Historic Mini-Train Station and Create a Digital “In Tunnel Experience”.  Together, we can build a phenomenal train ride experience that provides fun, entertainment and a learning component for Historic Virginia Key Beach Park visitors.

Guests are invited to participate in the following series of events:

EVENT 1:         Cocktails on the Rooftop Fundraiser

Enjoy cocktails and hors d’oeurves on the rooftop as you experience Historic Virginia Key Beach Park through fun, interactive activities as you explore different destinations.

WHEN:             Wednesday, June 5th, 2019; 6:30pm-9:30pm

WHERE:           New World Center
500 17th Street
Miami Beach, FL 33139

Tax-deductible donation of $125 per person

EVENT 2:         If Seats Could Talk Art Exhibition

An art exhibition that showcases 12 South Florida local artists who captured the remarkable spirit of the Miami Marine Stadium by repurposing the stadium seats into beautiful art works while telling the story of Virginia Key. Both the Marine Stadium and Historic Virginia Key Beach Park share a rich history on Virginia Key and hold extraordinary memories in the hearts and minds of South Floridians.

WHEN:             April 24th-September 2nd, 2019; 10:00am-5pm (Tuesday-Sunday)

WHERE:           Art Deco Museum
1001 Ocean Drive
Miami Beach, FL 33139

For more information on the Historic Mini-Train Renovation Project Series, sponsorships and tickets contact Shelia Foreman at 305-960-4615 or email

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MEDIA CONTACT: Kechi Okpala, / / (718) 213-1702