Palmetto Bay Parks

PARK OPERATIONS UPDATE RELATED TO COVID-19

 

All Village parks are open under certain guidelines and restrictions, as per Miami-Dade County Emergency Orders.  These specifically include:

  • requirement for patrons to use facial coverings
  • adhere to social distancing guidelines

Park Hours

  • Coral Reef Park: Monday-Sunday, Sunrise to Sundown
  • Coral Reef Park Tennis Center:  Monday-Friday, 8 am to Noon and 3-10 pm; Saturday and Sunday, 8 am to 8 pm
  • Palmetto Bay Park: Monday-Friday, 8 am to 10 pm; Saturday, 8 am to 9 pm; Sunday, 8 am to 8 pm
  • Perrine Wayside (dog) Park: Monday-Sunday 8 am to Sundown (2nd and 4th Tuesdays of the month opened from Noon to Sundown due to maintenance)
  • Ludovici Park: Daily, 8 am to 6 pm (See library hours)
  • Thalatta Estate Park: Sunday-Thursday, 8 am to 5 pm and Friday-Saturday, 9 am to 2 pm.
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Facial Covering Order Update

Effective October 6, 2020, Miami-Dade County issued Amendment 2 to Emergency Order 20-20, which updated the exceptions to the County's prior Emergency Order related to facial covering rules. The changes pertaining to outdoor activities are as follows:

Masks are not required for:

1. children under the age of two years
2. persons who cannot wear a mask or facial covering due to an existing medical condition
an individual who is hearing impaired or an individual who is communicating with an individual who is hearing impaired
3. where federal or state safety or health regulations prohibit the wearing of facial coverings
persons actively engaged in strenuous physical activity outdoors if social and physical distancing can be guaranteed or participating in organized sports as defined by Emergency Order 29-20, as amended; facial coverings must worn by athletes and other individuals standing on the sidelines of sports competitions
4. persons swimming or engaged in other activities which may cause the facial covering to become wet
5. while persons are actively eating, drinking, or smoking
6. if a person is (1) stationary, (2) outdoors, and (3) a fixed physical barrier, marker, or obstruction exists to ensure a separation of not less than 10 feet between the stationary individual and all other persons

Click here to read the Amendment in its entirety.