Half-price ice cream cones at Sonic


No need to waffle on this deal, it’s definitely some sweet savings. On Monday, Sept. 22, Sonic Drive-In celebrates National Ice Cream Day with half-price ice cream cones all day at participating locations. Choose from a regular or waffle cone. There is no limit — so families can make a sweet stop to hit everyone’s […]

Starbucks pours BOGO fall beverages

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Starbucks has brought out the fall drinks, including the popular Pumpkin Spice Latte. These drinks are even better when they’re also a bargain. Through Sunday, Sept. 21, Starbucks is offering a buy-one-get-0ne FREE promo on select fall drinks (hot or iced) from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. Choose from a Pumpkin Spice Latte, Teavana, Oprah Chai Tea […]

Music, cultural and kids’ events during DWNTWN Art Days


The multitude of events that make up the three-day DWNTWNArt Days are mind-boggling but here are some highlights to check out, whether you’re looking for things to do with the kids, want to hear live music or just love cultural arts. And all events listed here are Free. Guided Tour: Stroll through Museum Park, explore downtown’s newest […]

Free Site Specific Performance Series in Design District

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Leave it to the folks in the Design District to come up with a unique event like the Site Specific Performance Series Saturday, Sept. 20, from 7:30-10:30 p.m. in the Moore and Garden Buildings. It’s billed as a “roving theatrical event with actors, singers, poets, writers and musicians who bring performance out of the traditional theater and […]

Discounts at Miami restaurants


Restaurant.com is having a sale on its discount dining certificates. Through Thursday, Sept. 18, get a $25 Restaurant.com certificate for $4 by using promo code NEW. Each restaurant has its own restrictions on how the certificates can be used, so read the fine print before you buy to make sure it’ll be a good deal for you. […]

Get 50% off new Energy Bowls at Jamba Juice

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You’ll be bowled over by the delicious savings with this promo. Through Monday, Sept. 22, enjoy one of Jamba Juice’s new Energy Bowls at 50% off. The Energy Bowls can make a quick and nutritious breakfast, lunch or snack. Made to order, each one comes in a convenient on-the-go bowl and is a good source […]

Free art events around downtown this weekend


DWNTWN Art Days has been growing the last two years so they’re bringing back the September event for a third time with more events throughout downtown Miami than ever before. Most of the events are outdoor installations at the noted location, others are exhibitions within galleries around downtown. Here are the art events taking place from Sept. […]

Extra 15% off beauty and spa Groupon

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This two-day deal from Groupon will make pampering yourself or someone else even more affordable. Every day you can get massages, haircuts, facials, tanning and other salon and spa services in Miami-Dade, Broward and elsewhere in Florida for 50% or more off from Groupon. For just two days, Monday, Sept 15, 2014, and Tuesday, Sept. […]

Miami Lyric Opera discount


Here’s a deal on the Miami Lyric Opera’s presentation of Verdi’s Un ballo in maschera, which is about a 1792 assassination of a Swedish king but is set in colonial Boston. The opera, featuring an orchestra and chorus, will be performed in Italian with English translations projected above the stage Sept. 20-21 in Miami Beach. Get […]

Florida sales tax holiday for energy, water savings


Florida is offering a sales tax holiday for energy-saving appliances and water-saving products Sept. 19-21. That means that, if you buy certain items, there will be no Florida sales tax on those items. There are some limits. No local or state sales taxes will be collected on the first $1,500 of the sales price of a […]

Free concert: Alexis y su Codigo Lay at CCE Miami


The band Alexis y su Código Lay will perform a free concert at 7 p.m. Friday, Sept. 19, at the Centro Cultural Espanol in Miami. The group combines Cuban and international influences, drawing from Nueva Trova, rock, pop and jazz. The event is part of the Musica y Aparte series and part of Downtown Art Days. The Centro […]