Discounts at Miami restaurants

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Restaurant.com is having a sale on its discount dining certificates. Through Friday, July 25, get a $25 Restaurant.com certificate for $4 by using promo code XMAS ( for Christmas in July). Each restaurant has its own restrictions on how the certificates can be used, so read the fine print before you buy to make sure it’ll […]

Florida sales tax holiday for school supplies

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Florida is offering a sales tax holiday for school supplies next weekend. That means that, if you buy certain items between Aug. 1 and Aug. 3, there will be on Florida sales tax on those items. The rules have changed slightly this year. Eligible supplies include: Clothing priced at $100 or less. School supplies priced at $15 […]

Free movie at Tropical Audubon: ‘Plastic Paradise’

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The free summer film series at the Tropical Audubon Society is on, with a a free screening of “Plastic Paradise –The Great Pacific Garbage Patch” at 7:30 p.m. Friday, July 25, at 5530 Sunset Drive, Miami. The film is by documentary filmmaker Angela Sun, who looks at the toll plastic is taking on animals and […]

IDEA@thebass: Free family day Sunday

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IDEA@thebass is free for children and adults the last Sunday of most months, 2-4 p.m. Activities include art projects, scavenger hunts and prizes. Here’s the upcoming schedule: June 29: kites and airplanes July 27: design your space on Mars Aug 31: pin wheels Sept. 28: fun with chalk Oct. 26: spooky art projects There will be no family days in […]

Free Friday at Miami Children’s Museum

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Every third Friday of the Month, Miami Children’s Museum has free admission from 3 p.m. to 9 p.m. The program is sponsored by Target. Events include interactive activities and crafts and storytelling. Children can also explore hundreds of bilingual, interactive exhibits related to arts, culture, community and communication. Miami Children’s Museum is at 980 MacArthur Causeway, Miami, Florida 33132. Phone: […]

Miami Seaquarium coupon for Flipper Fun Fridays

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The Miami Seaquarium is offering a deal as part of its yearlong celebration of the 50th anniversary of the “Flipper” TV show. Every Friday through Aug. 15, kids 3 to 9  get in free with a paid adult admission and a Miami Seaquarium coupon. On Friday, June 13, each free child will get a 50th […]