Miami Outboard Club Holiday Boat Parade

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Boat and yacht owners deck their vessels for the holidays during the 15th Annual Miami Outboard Club Holiday Boat Parade at 6 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 20, at Bayfront Park, 301 N. Biscayne Blvd., Miami. Watch nearly 100 yachts and boats cruise by decked out in holiday colors with Christmas lights, Santas, nutcrackers, toy soldiers, Nativity scenes, […]

Free Art Basel events

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You don’t have to break the bank attending Art Basel and the tons of satellite fairs that all have admission fees and therefore end up busting your budget. Here’s a list of some free events during Art Basel week to keep the art and culture machine running. Dance performance by Nora Chipaumire, Zimbabwean artist who pushes […]

North Miami WinterNational Parade

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The City of North Miami’s annual WinterNational Parade starts at 10 a.m. on Thursday, Nov. 27. The route runs east along Northeast 125th Street from Sixth Avenue to 12th Avenue. This year’s grand marshals are Roxy Romeo from 103.5 The Beat and Grammy-award winning musician Marlow Rosado. There will be middle and high school marching […]

Free holiday festivities at Miami malls

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Christmas is approaching and several malls and other shopping venues are welcoming the holiday season and unveiling their holiday displays and visits/appearances by Santa Claus. In all cases, kids are welcomed to sit and visit with Santa but parents are not allowed to photograph their children. Here’s a list of free and cheap holiday events in […]

Free bluegrass trio concert

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The South Beach Institute of the Arts is presenting a free concert of traditional American music on Friday, Nov. 21, at 8  p.m. Avocado Estate, a progressive bluegrass old-time trio, features a violinist, cellist and banjo player. On Saturday, Dec. 20, at 4 p.m. the institute will hots its annual Fall Gala and Picnic with a […]

Cheap pizza and beer at Pummarola in Gables

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The pies are plenty and, at Pummarola in the Gables, they’re extra special on Monday. Every Monday the restaurant offers a Margherita Madness special. That means that all day Monday their regular sized Margherita pizzas are $5 plus tax with no limit to the offer. The offer is for dine-in customers only. From 3 to 7 p.m. […]

Discount family film days at O Cinema

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O Cinema in Miami Shores, which operates out of the Miami Theater Center, is one of Miami’s funkiest art house cinemas. The theater is presenting a series of films for kids, at discount prices, with a Family Film Days series from October through April. The monthly series features a variety of well-known kids’ films. All are […]

Free online tutoring through Miami-Dade Public Libraries

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Homework time can be daunting for some students so the Miami-Dade County Public Library system is offering free tutoring help seven days a week from 3 to 11 p.m. through a free one-to-one online tutoring service from Tutor.com and K-12 Center. The free service, aside from offering one-to-one tutoring, also includes a real-time writing center and 24/7 access […]

Free movies, songs and audiobooks from Miami-Dade libraries

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The Miami-Dade County Public Library System is jumping into the online game with a new Hoopla site and digital app. That means that you can check out free movies, music and audiobooks to use on your phone, computer or other devices. Library cardholders register for an account on the website or download the app on their smartphones. After […]