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Free and cheap Miami holiday events

Getting into the holiday spirit is easy around Miami, with holiday festivals, music, theater, tree lightings, menorah lightings, boat parades and more festival events throughout Miami-Dade County. We've listed all the events we know about so far, and we'll be adding more as we find out about them. We've still got lots of New Year's events … [Read More...]

Art Deco Hotels

8 South Beach Art Deco hotels that won’t break the bank

When you visit Miami Beach and especially the South Beach area, chances are you'll want to stay in one of the pretty pastel hued historically designated Art Deco hotels. While some of these have been transformed into super deluxe pricey designer properties, there are still many that give you a chance to enjoy the beautiful period … [Read More...]


4 discounts for holiday, New Year’s events

The holidays are nearly upon us, and it's time to think about which parties we'd like to attend. We've found four deals for Miami and South Florida holiday events, including two for Miami New Year's Eve parties. We don't know how long these deals will last, but the last ones we wrote about sold out quickly. Usually there are a limited … [Read More...]


McDonald’s deal: Second Big Mac or QP is a penny

We heard about this deal on TV: On Thursday, Dec. 18, McDonald’s has a deal for you. Buy one Big Mac or Quarter Pounder with Cheese at the regular price, and get a second for a penny at McDonald's restaurants in Miami-Dade and Broward. The commercial notes that participation may vary, so you may want to check with your favorite M … [Read More...]


Save with these cheap winter break camps

Miami-Dade County Parks are a great deal year-round for enjoying Miami's fantastic weather and they're an even better option for inexpensive Winter Break camps. Parents have a variety of choices to keep the kids busy those two weeks. There are 22 parks in all corners of the county offering camps that include fitness, arts and crafts, … [Read More...]


Zoo Lights at Zoo Miami for $5

Some resident "animals" at Zoo Miami get a holiday sprucing up during the Zoo Lights annual event, which goes from Friday, Dec. 19, through Tuesday, Dec. 30. The attraction is closed Dec. 24 and 25. From 7-10 p.m, visitors pay just $5 to enter ($9.50 if you want hot chocolate, cookies and a carousel ride) and enjoy the 3D experience … [Read More...]

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64 gift card holiday promos & bonuses

This is the one time of the year when it pays to give gift cards because of all the bonus offers. The end dates vary for each promo, but most expire Dec. 31. In addition, some promos are available online or in-store only, while others are available either way. (For true savings, it's better to buy the gift cards in-store, rather than pay … [Read More...]


Free Homestead Trolley to national parks

Every weekend, through April, Homestead invites its residents, neighbors and visitors to explore Everglades and Biscayne National Parks and Homestead's Bayfront Park with a free guided trolley ride from Historic Downtown Homestead. The free trolley will run through April 26, 2015. The City of Homestead, recently designated as the … [Read More...]

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Free or cheap things to do this weekend in Miami

What can you do for fun this weekend without spending a lot of money? Here are our top picks for free and cheap things to do in Miami this weekend. We've also got a big list of free and cheap Miami Holiday events. To keep up with latest news on deals, discounts and free events in South Florida, sign up for the daily Miami on the Cheap … Free & Cheap This Weekend


96 free & cheap things to do in Miami this week

Here's our list of the top free events, discounts and deals to have fun in Miami this week. If you’re looking for a way to entertain yourself in Miami-Dade this week without spending a lot of money, we’ve got some tips for you. We’ve got the scoop on lots of free and cheap ways to have fun. Here are some of the free events scheduled thi … See the list