Photo Briefing – December 8, 2020

A butterfly.
Siting Pretty: An Atala butterfly rests on a leaf at the Miami Beach Botanical Garden on Dec. 6. DANELIS OLIVERA-HERRERA / THE REPORTER
Mechanical t-rex
Welcome: An animatronic version of a T-Rex greets visitors at the Jurassic Quest Drive-thru exhibit at the BB&T Center in Sunrise. Before the COVID-19 pandemic, the exhibit was a walk-through experience. GABRILLE TORNA / THE REPORTER
Taking It all In: Margarita Pablo looks at the contemporary art exhibited at the Rubell Museum. The museum houses a wide range of artists and genres. SOPHIA RODRIGUEZ / THE REPORTER
Seasons Greetings: Tinsel the princess elf (at left) and her friends perform at Santa’s Spectacular!—a Drive-Thru Musical Extravaganza at Tamiami Park on Dec. 6. DANELIS OLIVERA-HERRERA / THE REPORTER
Front And Center: Aydan Lopez smiles after singing at the Holiday Tree Lighting Spectacular! on Dec. 4. Located at Holiday Park in Coral Gables, the event featured two hours of performances, a playground for children, and a tree lighting ceremony with Santa Claus. SOPHIA RODRIGUEZ / THE REPORTER
Lights at the zoo
Sea Life: A walkway is decorated with faux jellyfish to give the feeling of being underwater at Zoo Lights Miami on Dec. 4. GABRILLE TORNA / THE REPORTER