Free concerts at MDC Kendall

music-score-pen

As part of the Annual Arts & Letters Program, there will be several free concerts at the MDC Kendall Campus: Tuesday, March 31: 7 p.m.: Duo Brubeck with guitarists Tom Lippincott and Mitch Farber with trombone player Dr. David Brubeck. 8 p.m.: Concert by the Night Time Jazz Band directed by James M. Broderick Wednesday, […]

Free Sunset Jams performances

Fantasy Theatre Factory

The Miami-Dade Public Library System is hosting a Storytelling Miami series including the free Sunset Jams series that runs in March and April at library branches and other locations. Attendees are encouraged to bring a blanket and chair to enjoy these free shows. Here’s the schedule: Wednesday, March 18: Fantasy Theatre Factory presents its “Fantasy Stew” show. 6:30-7:30 p.m., […]

Free family storytelling festival at Miami-Dade libraries

Storytelling Miami

The Miami-Dade Public Library System is hoping to draw kids to the library to marvel at the magic of telling stories with a Miami Storytelling Festival. The free events are on Saturdays from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. and will feature storytellers, magic shows, music, arts and crafts and giveaways. Each event also will include “What Do […]

Free Jazz at Wolfson concert series

MDC Jazz Faculty Quintet Sep. 26, 2012

Jazz at Wolfson presents a jazz concert series at Miami-Dade College Wolfson Campus. All concerts are at noon, except for a few noted exceptions below, and in Building I, Room 1261 at the downtown Miami campus. Here’s the schedule: Wednesday, Jan. 21, 2015: B-3 Organist Kyle Koehler Wednesday, Feb. 18, 2015: Drummer Andrew Atkinson Wednesday, March […]

Free Third Thursdays in Surfside

surfside-third-thursdays

Head over to Surfside for the  city’s monthly Third Thursdays arts and entertainment series starting at 7-9 p.m. at 95th Street and Collins Avenue. The free community event has been expanded in 2015 to include live music, dancing and food trucks to accompany the art show. Local restaurants and food truck vendors will be lined up selling […]

Free Jazz in the Gables concerts

jazz-in-the-gables

The Jazz in the Gables concerts series offers free lunchtime jazz concerts at 12:15 p.m. every Wednesday through April 1 at the Coral Gables Museum Plaza, 285 Aragon Ave. There also will be several free Sunday afternoon concerts. Jazz in the Gables showcases a different jazz performer or ensemble each week.  Here are the final two concerts: April […]

Cheap Spring Break camps

Spring-break-camp-deals

Keep the kids from bouncing off the walls during Spring Break Week with these cheap options around town. They all run from Monday, March 23, to Friday, March 27: Fit 2 Play camps at variousMiami-Dade parks. Spring camp locations here. Camps are from 9 a.m.  to 5 p.m., with early drop-off available at 7:30 a.m. […]

Free Family Fun Fest at Biscayne National Park

Family Fun Fest

Every second Sunday of the month through April is Family Fun Fest a free public program at Biscayne National Park. Each month, a different aspect of the park’s diverse resources is highlighted at five hands-on activity stations around the Dante Fascell Visitor Center at the Park. The event is from 1-4 p.m. Participants receive a passport […]

Farmer’s Market at A+E District

Coral-Gables-Farmers-Market-Saturdays

The up and coming Arts + Entertainment District, an area nestled between Downtown and Wynwood, is hosting a Farmer’s Market the second Sunday of every month from noon to 5 p.m. at 14th Street and North Miami Ave. Besides offering farm fresh produce and baked goods, the market will have a culinary demonstrations, live performances and the […]

Discount family film days at O Cinema

O-Cinema Shores

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 […]