Free Noches Tropicales concert

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The Miami-Dade Parks’ free “Noches Tropicales/Tropical Nights” music series provides free concerts throughout the winter and spring. Most concerts are outdoors at Tropical Park, 7900 SW 40th St. Upcoming free Noches Tropicales/Tropical Nights concerts are: Friday, Dec. 5,  8 p.m.: Lucy Grau (Salsa Tropical) Friday, Feb. 13, 8 p.m.: Artist: Carlos Oliva and his band Los Sobrinos del Juez Friday, March […]

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, […]

Giralda Under the Stars in Coral Gables

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Giralda Under the Stars, a combination street party and culinary experience, returns for the season. On the first Friday of every month through March 2015, vehicles are banned from Giralda Avenue in Coral Gables between Ponce de Leon Boulevard and Galiano Street from 7 p.m.to midnight to make room for strolling, live entertainment and al fresco dining along Restaurant […]

Chopin for All free piano concerts

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The Chopin Foundation will present free piano concerts in Coral Gables and Fort Lauderdale as part of the Chopin for All series, which runs through June Concerts are: Saturday at 3 p.m. at the Broward County Main Library, 100 S. Andrews Avenue, Fort Lauderdale. Sunday at 3 p.m. at Granada Presbyterian Church, 950 University Drive, Coral Gables, 33134. […]

Free Jazz at Wolfson concert series

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Jazz at Wolfson presents a jazz concert series at Miami-Dade College Wolfson Campus. All concerts are at noon, except for a few noted exceptions below, and in Building I, Room 1261 at the downtown Miami campus. Here’s the schedule: Wednesday, Jan. 21, 2015: B-3 Organist Kyle Koehler Wednesday, Feb. 18, 2015: Drummer Andrew Atkinson Wednesday, March […]

Free live music series at the Betsy

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Billed by CNN as “Miami’s only Literary Hotel” the Betsy Hotel at 1440 Ocean Dr., Miami Beach in the heart of South Beach boasts plenty of art exhibitions and also  a free weekly live music series on Wednesday and Thursday night from 8-11 p.m. Top performers in classic jazz, bossa nova and improvisation grace the stage twice weekly. The […]