We’ve partnered with CubeSmart, a national self-storage company with a number of locations in South Florida, from Miami to Broward to West Palm Beach, to provide content for its City Moving Guide for Miami. As CubeSmart’s City Guide Expert for Miami, I’ll be sharing insights on Miami from the perspective of a South Florida local. […]
The City of Homestead’s free trolley service, already a convenient way to get around, has added two more hours of service in the morning aimed at commuters. It’s now running 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Friday and 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. The downtown trolley route includes 19 stops, including five […]
The Coral Gables Trolley is a great way to get around the city’s downtown and now the trolley has added more stops to cover more area. Currently, the North/South Ponce de Leon Blvd. route runs along Ponce de Leon Blvd. from Douglas Metrorail station to Flagler every 10 to 15 minutes from 6:30 a.m. to […]
Installing a child’s car seat properly in your vehicle can be a life saver but often parents are unaware of exactly how the car seat should be placed or how to correctly strap it in to the car. There are several places around Miami offering a free car safety program, where parents can learn how […]
The Dade County Bar Association offers free legal advice by phone from 6 to 9 p.m. the first Wednesday of every month except during the summer months. 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 […]
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 […]
If you’re looking for dog-friendly parks, Miami-Dade is filled with them. There are at least 28 free and cheap parks you and your dog can enjoy together. There are a few dog parks that allow your dog to run free, without a leash, and play with other dogs within a fenced-off area. These dog parks offer separate areas […]
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.
Home Depot offers FREE remodeling workshops every weekend, each looking at a different aspect of home improvement. The hardware chain also offers a Do-It-Herself home series of workshops for women. Register now and take a look at upcoming workshops.
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 […]
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) […]