Department of Environmental Protection Logo
Florida Parks Services Logo

The Barnacle Historic State Park
Essential Eligibility Criteria


Mad Hatter Arts Festival

Held annually in November during Veterans Weekend during regular park hours. The Barnacle sometimes participates in this event hosted by Coconut Grove Merchants Association. Regular park admission: $2 ages 6 and up; under 6 free.

  • In order to attend this event, festival-goers must:
  • Traverse a paved multi-use trail for a distance of approximately 2400 feet (1200 feet each direction) independently or with the assistance of a companion or with the assistance of a device.

Note: EZ Limo is available to bring participants needing assistance into the park for 1200 feet (600 feet each direction)  Participant would then need to be able to traverse the sidewalk from Barnacle House to Micco Pavilion independently or with the assistance of a companion or with the assistance of a device.

  • Be able to understand and follow verbal and/or visual instructions independently or with assistance of companion.
  • Be able to move about the art exhibit tents independently or with the assistance of companion or device.
  • Withstand exposure to the outdoors for the period of time they wish to stay.