Bonnet House Museum & Gardens and Kelly’s Landing Seafood Restaurant present “Cruisin’ Down the River: Wine and Whimsical Tales” on Saturday, July 9. Take a fun boat ride with Bonnet House down the New River Saturday, July 9, on the famous Carrie paddlewheel boat. Hear whimsical tales about Fort Lauderdale’s New River and Florida’s powerhouse port, Port Everglades, while enjoying delicious wine and tasty treats from Kelly’s Landing. Featured speakers include retired Port Everglades pilot, Ned Cray, and Carrie B narrator, Johnny Basile. Cruise admission is $45 for members and $55 for non-members and includes two glasses of wine along with a lite snack generously sponsored by Kelly’s Landing. A cash bar will also be available onboard. Yacht embarkation takes place at 5:00 p.m. at 3440 North New River Drive East, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301. For more information and to reserve your seat, please call (954) 653-1554 or visit http://www.bonnethouse.org/calendar/.
And don’t forget that a visit to South Florida is truly not complete without time spent at beautiful, historic Bonnet House Museum & Gardens. Accredited by the American Alliance of Museums, the estate is listed on the National Register of Historic Places and has been declared a historic landmark by the City of Fort Lauderdale. Bonnet House is located at 900 North Birch Road, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33304.