Trade can of spinach for free pizza at Marco’s

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Popeye and parents equally appreciate the message promoted on National Spinach Day: Eat your greens. On March 26, Marco’s Pizza is celebrating the day with an offer benefiting customers and local food banks. Bring a can of spinach to a participating location and receive a FREE medium Grilled Chicken Florentine pizza. Of course, the pizza […]

Free events celebrating Miami Beach’s 100th birthday

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Miami Beach is a century old, and the city has planned a slew of events during Miami Beach 100 through Friday, March 27. The events listed here are free. The City of Miami Beach also has a park ‘n ride transportation plan for the week’s festivities. Monday, March 23:  Noon, 8 St. and Ocean Dr.: 100 Weddings with 100 […]

Key Biscayne Art Festival free admission


The 51st annual Rotary Key Biscayne Art Festival will be Saturday, March 21, and Sunday, March 22, at Village Green Park. The festival will include about 100 artists exhibiting painting, metal work, fiber art, jewelry, sculpture and more. Hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. both days. Village Green Park is at 450 Crandon Blvd, […]

Free 10-mile block party along Metrorail Underline


Spend the morning and into the afternoon cycling along four Metrorail stations during a 10-mile block party along the Metrorail Underline on Saturday, March 21, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Part of Bike 305 month, the event allows an opportunity to envision what the plans are for the Underline with renderings at each of the […]

Free Flamingo Day at Everglades National Park


It’s more than just about flamingos on Saturday, March 21, during Flamingo Day 2015 at Everglades National Park, an all-day event coinciding with Junior Ranger Day. The all-day event from 7:30 a.m. to 10 p.m. is free and includes a slew of activities that showcase the park, one of South Florida’s natural treasure. Featured activities include bird walks […]

Free International Migratory Bird Day celebration


Bring your binoculars and study up on your bird species for International Migratory Bird Day, hosted by the Tropical Audubon Society on Saturday, March 21, from noon to 4 p.m. at the Ernest Coe Visitors Center. The free educational event teaches about the life of birds and how important South Florida is to migrating birds all over […]

Tropical Fern & Exotic Plant Society Annual Show & Sale


South Florida plant lovers have the opportunity to buy plants from international and local growers at the Tropical Fern and Exotic Plant Society’s Annual Show & Sale, Saturday, March 21, and Sunday, March 22, at Pinecrest Gardens. Admission to the event is $5. Local growers are joined by growers from Louisiana, Thailand and many other […]

Free movie at the park in Doral


The classic animated film Space Jam starring basketball great Michael Jordan and just about every Looney Tunes cartoon character is showing for free Friday, March 20, at 7:30 p.m. at Doral Central Park. Kids can discover this action-packed live action/animated film that follows the hijinks of Michael Jordan who agrees to play on the Looney Tunes team […]

Free Spring celebration and egg hunt at Mercy Hospital


Mercy Hospital is urging everyone to “Hop on by to Candy Lane” on Saturday, March 21, from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. during its Spring celebration and Egg hunt community event. The event is free. Besides the egg hunt there will be have pony rides, a petting zoo, train rides, face painting, interactive games, arts & crafts and […]

Japanese Spring Festival at Miami Beach Botanical Garden

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Enjoy a day’s worth of Japanese-themed activities during the Japanese Spring Festival Sunday, March 22, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Miami Beach Botanical Garden, 2000 Convention Center Dr. The free festival celebrates the culture that inspired the host site’s Japanese Garden. There will be Japanese-themed activities, food, and taiko drumming performances by Fushu […]

Half-price ravioli at Brio for National Ravioli Day


Participating Brio restaurants are offering half-price deals on select ravioli entrees for National Ravioli Day on March 18. The deal is for dine-in guests only. In South Florida, Brio restaurants are in Miami, Hallandale Beach, Plantation, Pembroke Pines, Boca Raton, West Palm Beach, Miami and Palm Beach Gardens. It’s probably a good idea to phone ahead […]