Banned books presentation at Books & Books by Mad Cat Theatre


The folks at Mad Cat Theatre are used to presenting edgy, original plays so this week, one of their members has decided to grace a podium instead, at Books & Books in Coral Gables on Wednesday, Feb. 25, at 8 p.m. in tribute to Charlie Hebdo. The event is free. Theo Reyna, director and company member of […]

Black Tech Week at MDC North


There are several free events  during Black Tech Week at Miami-Dade College North Campus. The event was established by Code Fever in 2014 in an effort to provide more meaningful programming around Black History Month. Here’s a schedule of free events: Monday, Feb. 23 5-8 p.m.: ECO Tech Visions/Awesome Foundation Pitch Competition, 667 NE 90 St., […]

Free doughnut at Krispy Kreme

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On Tuesday, Feb. 24, Krispy Kreme is celebrating the opening of its 1,000th store by offering everyone who comes into one of its shops a free Original Glazed Doughnut. One per customer. There’s no coupon required. Copyright Living on the Cheap. The post Get a free doughnut at Krispy Kreme appeared first on Living On […]

$5 late-night movies at Coral Gables Art Cinema


Night owls who also love movies will want to get in on the discount late night movie screenings at the Coral Gables Art Cinema at 11 p.m. on Saturdays. Admission is $5 and includes a free popcorn. Here’s the schedule: Feb. 14: Casablanca Feb. 21: Alien Feb. 28: Eraserhead March 7: Poltergeist March 14: They Live March […]

Free jazz concert at Pinecrest Gardens


The South Motors Gen-Next Jazz concert is happening Sunday, Feb. 22, at 6 p.m. at Pinecrest Gardens and features the New World School of the Arts Ensemble. The event is free. Performing that evening will be the Stamps Quintet, featuring five young jazz musicians, thanks to the generosity of the University of Miami and the Stamps Family […]

Free concert by Plena Es at History Miami

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History Miami’s Heritage Spotlight Series is featuring a free concert by the artist-in-residence ensemble Plena Es on Saturday, Feb. 21, at 2 p.m. at History Miami. The performance and educational show is free. The six-member group will showcase an educational performance of Puerto Rico’s traditional music and dance. They’ll play songs that exemplify the island’s traditional folkloric […]

Free concert at Hialeah Park


Ricky Valido and his band The Hialeah Hillbillies will give a free concert at 5 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 21, in the paddock gardens at Hialeah Park. Valido, a graduate of Hialeah High School, is known for the song and music video “I Love Livin’.” Hialeah Park is at 100 E. 32nd St., Hialeah, FL 33013. Parking is […]

Free jazz concert at Miami Lakes park


The Town of Miami Lakes and the Cultural Affairs Committee are joining forces to present Concert in the Park on Saturday, Feb. 21, at 7 p.m. at Picnic Park West. Performers will be jazz artist Michael Whitehead and the Final Countdown Band, playing from 7:30 to 10 p.m. Remember to bring blankets, lawn chairs and picnic […]

Free ‘Frozen Ballet’ by Doral Dance Center


The City of Doral’s Cultural Affairs Advisory Board is presenting a free ballet performance based on the hit Disney movie “Frozen” on Saturday, Feb. 21, at 4 p.m. at Ronald Reagan Senior High School. The Doral Dance Center is presenting the story of Anna and Elsa and how their sisterly love helps Elsa embrace her […]

Free community health fair

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A free community health fair is taking place Saturday, Feb. 28, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Miami Dade College Medical Campus, 950 NW 2oth St. Services being offered include glucose, HIV and cholesterol screenings, flu shots, a limited number of free mammograms plus, dental, vision and blood pressure screenings. There will also be […]