Free outdoor jazz at MOCA

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The last Friday of the month brings a free concert and free admission at the Museum of Contemporary Art, 770 NE 125 St., North Miami. The museum is open by donation from 7 to 10 p.m. during this event. (Admission is always free for children under 12, North Miami residents and city employees.) Plus, there is plenty of free […]

Free Viernes Culturales/Cultural Fridays

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Viernes Culturales (Cultural Fridays), a free arts and music festival, takes place on the last Friday of the month from 7 to 11 p.m. Viernes Culturales features dancing under the stars, domino games, cigar rollers, cafecitos and mojitos. The Domino Plaza is filled with works by local artists and artisans. Take free tour of Little […]

Free Cine al Fresco at O Cinema: ‘Space Jam’

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Wynwood art house O Cinema is hosting a monthly free Cine al fresco outdoor movie screening. On Saturday, May 30, from 7-9:30 p.m., O Cinema is showing “Space Jam.” Here’s the plot summary: In this animated film, basketball superstar Michael Jordan teams up with Bugs Bunny and other Looney Tunes cartoon favorites to help them win a basketball […]

Miami-Dade libraries summer reading program

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The Miami-Dade Public Library System is planning its 2015 Summer Reading Program.The program runs June 6 through Aug. 1. And, it’s not just for children. The celebration begins Saturday, June 6, with special events at many branch libraries. Check the library calendar for free events all summer. To earn a ticket for the grand prize drawing, children, […]

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 May 15 event will feature the konpa group Anbyans, with opening by Zetwal Kreyol, a […]

Free kids’ movies at Cobb Theatres

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Cobb Theatres are showing free kids’ movies this summer at 10 a.m. every Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday. Doors open at 9:30 a.m., and many of the theaters fill quickly with summer campers, so arrive early if you want a seat. The 2015 season runs June 16-Aug. 6. The free films will be at three Miami-Dade theaters: […]

Cheapest Miami summer camp options

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School will soon be out for summer and the kids will need something to do. Whether they’re into the performing arts, cooking, learning about nutrition or sports, there are several inexpensive camp options around Miami-Dade County. Note that one-time registration fees are applicable and vary by camp. Most caps also offer early drop-off and late […]