Incoporated in 2002, the Village of Palmetto Bay extends west from Biscayne Bay to US1 and south from Southwest 136 Street to Southwest 184 Street. The Village of Palmetto Bay offers direct access to the water. Residents enjoy an extensive system of six parks, including a kayak launch, and a facility for dogs, many recreational activities, and camps. Its moniker is the “Village of Parks”. The neighborhood has top public and private schools. Palmetto Bay affords easy access to dining, shopping, and markets. The Deering Estate at Cutler, an historic estate on a 444 -acre environmental preserve on the bay, hosts many festivals throughout the year, which are enjoyed by residents and visitors.