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Enchanted Forest Elaine Gordon Park

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About the Park


The Enchanted Forest Elaine Gordon Park is a 22-acre oasis of subtropical plants, trees and animals which borders Arch Creek in the heart of North Miami. It offers scenic beauty, paved trails and 2 picnic facilities that can be rented for special events and parties. There is also a private pony ride concession within the park. There are special events and programs offered at the park throughout the year.

Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Queer (LGBTQ) Monument


In March 2017, the City of North Miami dedicated a monument to the heroes of South Florida’s LGBTQ community, during a heartfelt ceremony at North Miami’s Elaine Gordon Enchanted Forest Park.

Rent the Facility


  • Insurance Fee: $75
  • Non-Residents: $180 for six-hour time block
  • Residents: $130 for six-hour time block
  • Security Deposit: $75

Reservation Information


  • Payment is due in full at the time of application
  • Proof of North Miami residency is required for resident’s rate. (Utility Bills)
  • Shelter must be cleaned up and vacated by 4 pm


Rental Time


Time includes your set-up and clean-up time. Rentals are available 7 days a week. Reservations must be made at least ten days prior to the date of your event. The maximum capacity is 60. The rental is available during these times:
  • 10 am to 4 pm (November through February)
  • 11 am to 5 pm (March through October)