Free Turkish film festival in Miami Beach

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Four Turkish films will be screened at the Colony Theater as part of a free Turkish film Festival. The event runs Tuesday, Sept. 23, through Thursday, Sept. 25, and will include an opening-night reception. Here is the schedule: Tuesday: 6:30 p.m., welcome reception; 7:30 p.m., “Only You” (Sadece Sen), directed by Hakan Yonat. Wednesday:  7 p.m., “Love Me” (Sev […]

Free movies at Actors Playhouse: ‘Pink Floyd The Wall’

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Actors Playhouse is offering free movies once a month, with screenings of vintage films on Friday or Saturday nights and Sunday afternoons. While the movie screenings are free, you need tickets to attend. You can get your free movie tickets here or call 305-444-9293. Popular films may sell out in advance, so you may want to order early. You […]

Free entry to national parks Saturday

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Entry to all 392 U.S. national parks will be free Sept. 27, in honor of National Public Lands Day. The deal includes Everglades National Park and Dry Tortugas National Park, off Key West. The National Park Service also reminds us that admission to many of our national parks, including Biscayne National Park in Miami, is […]

Free Big Night in Little Haiti

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Big Night in Little Haiti takes place on the third Friday of the month, with children’s activities as well as artists, arts and crafts and food vendors from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. There is free admission and free parking. The Sept. 19 event will feature a performance by Jahfe, a band that mixes roots reggae with […]

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: […]

$5 (or free) Italian movie

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The Tower Theater’s Cinema Italia series is coming back, with a free Italian film the second Tuesday of most months at the Tower Theater. If you can afford it, the program asks for a $5 donation. This month’s film is We Have a Pope (Habemus Papam!), a 2011 comedy by Italian filmmaker Nanni Moretti about a new pope […]