Follow Miami on the Cheap on Instagram

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 You can now follow Miami on the Cheap on Instagram. Upload your own event photos to Instagram and tag @miamicheap to let us know about all the free and cheap events going on around the city that you are enjoying. We will also post pictures live from events, share deals in real time and upload […]

Free Bagels & Barks at the park

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Tropical Park will be overrun with four-legged furry animals, during the Bagels & Barks at the Park on Saturday, March 7, from 9 a.m. to noon. Admission is free. Spend the morning enjoy complimentary bagels, juice and coffee while the dogs run around and play. The kids can get in on some fun activities as well, and […]

Free mulch for Miami-Dade residents

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Got mulch? It’s good for water conservation and feeds plants while keeping weeds down. Miami-Dade County and the city of North Miami are providing free mulch from recycled trees, including Christmas trees, to residents while supplies last. In North Miami, you can pick up mulch seven days a week on Northeast Fifth Avenue in front […]

Free boating safety classes

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The Monica Burguera Foundation, the charity named in honor of Monica Burguera, a young woman killed in a boating accident during 2006 Columbus Day festivites, is hosting boating safety classes from now through December at various locations around Miami. The full-day program runs from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. except for those exceptions noted below. […]

Miami-Dade Expressway Authority offers toll rebate program

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The Miami-Dade Expressway Authority is offering toll rebates and discounts through its MDX Advantage Program. Commuters who sign up for the program are eligible for cash rebates on tolls, discounts on purchases at area retailers and a quarterly e-newsletter. To learn more about the program and sign up click here.

Free paper shredding at Staples

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Through Dec. 31, Staples is offering customers up to five pounds of free paper shredding. To get the deal, you’ll need a printable coupon, which you can find on this page, along with a number of other Staples coupons. Copyright Living on the Cheap. The post Free paper shredding at Staples appeared first on Living […]

Free legal advice on Wednesdays

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The Dade County Bar Association offers free legal advice by phone from 6 to 9 p.m. the first Wednesday of every month. To speak to a lawyer, call 305-371-2220 from within Miami-Dade or 866-596-0399 from outisde. Volunteer lawyers participating in the Legal Line program will answer simple legal questions, give brief advice or make referrals to social […]

Free Homestead Trolley to national parks

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Every weekend, through April, Homestead invites its residents, neighbors and visitors to explore Everglades and Biscayne National Parks and Homestead’s Bayfront Park with a free guided trolley ride from Historic Downtown Homestead. The free trolley will run through April 26, 2015. The City of Homestead, recently designated as the “Gateway to Everglades and Biscayne National Parks,” […]

Free North Beach Trolley service

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The Miami Beach Trolley has come to North Beach, providing another way to get around without a car. And it’s free. The new North Beach trolley, which begins operating at 10 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 29 at the North Shore Bandshell, will run 8 a.m. to midnight seven days a week, with a trolley arriving at […]