Free GO GO MOAD! Kids event at MDC

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Go with the kids to the Miami Dade College Museum of Art + Design in the Freedom tower Saturday, Oct. 25 from 1-4 p.m. for a free and fun interactive afternoon. During “GO GO MOAD!: Creatures of the Deep” kids will learn to re-imagine underwater creatures through collage techniques based on the current exhibition swing/SPACE/miami featuring surrealistic imagery by […]

Two craft shows this weekend

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Starting to think about holiday gifts? You have two chances to start your holiday shopping this weekend with craft festivals in Miami Lakes and Kendall on Saturday, Oct. 25. More craft shows and bazaars are scheduled next weekend. You can always see a list at the Miami Craft Festivals page. If you’d like to have your […]

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: Aug 31: pin wheels Sept. 28: fun with chalk Oct. 26: spooky art projects There will be no family days in November and December 2014. For more information call 305-673-7530 x1016 or […]

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 Oct. 17 event will feature a performance by Harmonik, a popular seven-piece Haitian pop konpa band. […]

Tell us about your Miami craft fair or bazaar

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Miami on the Cheap is putting together a directory of South Florida craft shows, holiday bazaars and other such events. If your organization is organizing a craft show or bazaar, please email all the information (day, time, place, admission fee if any, types of goods sales) in a Word or text format (not a flier) […]

Free Gables Gallery Night first Fridays

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The first Friday of the month is Coral Gables Gallery Night, free from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. Virginia Miller and the Coral Gables Gallery Association feature a night where local galleries present their artwork to the public. Take the free trolley to the different galleries or walk from gallery to gallery. Many of the […]

ArtCenter South Florida Studio Crawl in South Beach

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ArtCenter South Florida’s Studio Crawl takes place the first Saturday of every month, from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. Visitors can wander throughout the ArtCenter’s two buildings, talk with the resident artists in their studios and view the current exhibitions. ArtCenter South Florida is at 800/810/924 Lincoln Road, Miami Beach.

Visit museums free this weekend

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The first full weekend of the month is coming, and that means Bank of America customers can visit museums free through the bank’s Museums On Us program. Just show your Bank of America or Merrill Lynch credit or debit card and a photo ID on Saturday or Sunday, and you will get free admission to more than […]

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 Bird Road Art Walk third Saturdays

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The Bird Road Art Walk is held the third Saturday of every month from 7 p.m. – 10 p.m. Celebrate art, music, poetry and more during the Bird Road Art Walk. Enjoy free parking and a free shuttle service  that loops continuously throughout the district stopping at each participating artists’ studio and gallery.  Start your […]