$20 tickets to shows at Arsht for college students

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College kids looking for some culture and a first-rate show should take advantage of a great deal by the  Adrienne Arsht Center. It’s the ArshtUTix deal, open to full-time degree-seeking students. The offer is $20 tickets to select shows, which can include Broadway blockbusters, cutting-edge theater, Grammy-award winning artists, internationally-acclaimed dance companies, major orchestras, c0medy shows […]

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 Winterfest events at Miami Lakes United Methodist Church

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Miami Lakes United Methodist Church  transforms into a winter wonderland Friday, Nov. 28, with Winterfest festivities through Wednesday, Dec. 24, 2014. Christmas tree sales and the wonderland of lights with seasonal characters start Nov. 28. Additional festivities throughout December, all with free admission, include: Saturday, Dec. 6, at 7 p.m.: visit with Santa & Elves, Santa’s mailbox […]

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 […]

Miami City Ballet ‘The Nutcracker’ deal

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If your holiday plans include seeing “The Nutcracker,” we’ve found a way you can see the Miami City Ballet performance of the holiday classic for less. The Miami City Ballet is staging George Balanchine’s version of the Tchaikovsky work, with more than 100 dancers and children, elaborate costumes and spectacular scenery. The ballet company is performing […]

Free movies at Actors Playhouse

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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 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 […]

Free concert of new music

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Kendall Sound Art, which performs new music, presents a free concert at the West Kendall Regional Public Library on the second Saturday of the month. The Dec. 13 concert will celebrate the holidays. The concert begins at 3 p.m. The West Kendall Regional Public Library is at 10201 Hammocks Blvd., Miami, Florida 33196.