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 […]

North Miami WinterNational Parade

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The City of North Miami’s annual WinterNational Parade starts at 10 a.m. on Thursday, Nov. 27. The route runs east along Northeast 125th Street from Sixth Avenue to 12th Avenue. This year’s grand marshals are Roxy Romeo from 103.5 The Beat and Grammy-award winning musician Marlow Rosado. There will be middle and high school marching […]

Free jazz concert downtown

F. Britos Trio

Spend your lunch hour in downtown enjoying live music at the Southeast Financial Center during a  free holiday concert in the plaza on Tuesday, Nov. 26, from noon to 2 p.m. Performers will be the Federico Britos Trio featuring Federico Britos on violin, Jorge Garcias on guitar and Renyel Rivero on bass, playing Brazilian-style jazz. Southeast Financial […]

Deals for 5 South Florida festivals this weekend

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In the mood for a festival? We’ve found discounts for a number of South Florida and Miami food and music festivals. With these discounts we found, you can get into food and music festivals in Miami, Fort Lauderdale and West Palm Beach for less, most for 50% off or more. If you’re looking for promo […]

Free bluegrass trio concert

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The South Beach Institute of the Arts is presenting a free concert of traditional American music on Friday, Nov. 21, at 8  p.m. Avocado Estate, a progressive bluegrass old-time trio, features a violinist, cellist and banjo player. On Saturday, Dec. 20, at 4 p.m. the institute will hots its annual Fall Gala and Picnic with a […]

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 Nov. 21 event will feature a performance by the band Lakou Mizik, a Haitian roots and […]

Free movies, songs and audiobooks from Miami-Dade libraries

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The Miami-Dade County Public Library System is jumping into the online game with a new Hoopla site and digital app. That means that you can check out free movies, music and audiobooks to use on your phone, computer or other devices. Library cardholders register for an account on the website or download the app on their smartphones. After […]

Free Read Along, Sing a Song at libraries by Florida Grand Opera

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The Florida Grand Opera is hosting a free literacy program at area Miami-Dade County libraries throughout the run of its 2014-2015 season. The “Read Along, Sing a Song” program is led by Florida Grand Opera’s teaching artist Monica Kurtz. Registration is required by calling the host library at the numbers below . Designed for children ages 5-8, […]