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

Site Specific

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 […]

Free Bird Road Art Walk third Saturdays


The Bird Road Art Walk is held the third Saturday of every month from 7 p.m. – 10 p.m. Celebrate art, music, poetry and more during the Bird Road Art Walk. Enjoy free parking and a free shuttle service  that loops continuously throughout the district stopping at each participating artists’ studio and gallery.  Start your […]

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. […]

Free ‘Play Day’ at Deering Estate


The Deering Estate at Cutler is celebrating the last of its three free “Play Days,” days with free admission, this summer and fall. The free day on Sept. 20 will include hands-on eco-art activities, science discovery programs and historic house tours, plus a chance to visit the Artist Village where the Deering Estate’s Artists-in-Residence create and display works […]

Free Big Night in Little Haiti


Big Night in Little Haiti takes place on the third Friday of the month, with children’s activities as well as artists, arts and crafts and food vendors from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. There is free admission and free parking. The Sept. 19 event will feature a performance by Jahfe, a band that mixes roots reggae with […]

Free Friday at Miami Children’s Museum


Every third Friday of the Month, Miami Children’s Museum has free admission from 3 p.m. to 9 p.m. The program is sponsored by Target. Events include interactive activities and crafts and storytelling. Children can also explore hundreds of bilingual, interactive exhibits related to arts, culture, community and communication. Miami Children’s Museum is at 980 MacArthur Causeway, Miami, Florida 33132. Phone: […]

Free concerts by U.S. Army Field Band


The Jazz Ambassadors of the U.S. Army Field Band is performing two free concerts on Thursday, Sept. 18, and Friday, Sept. 19, playing a selection of big band, swing, standard, Dixieland and patriotic standards. The Thursday concert is at 7 p.m. at Florida Memorial University Lou Rawls Center for the Performing Arts, 15800 NW 42 Ave., Miami […]

Hispanic Heritage Month celebration with Chef Pepin at Winn-Dixie


Miami’s Latin celebrity chef Chef Pepin hosts “Dos Culturas, Mucha Frescura,” an afternoon cooking demonstration in honor of Hispanic Heritage Month, on Saturday, Sept. 20, from 12-2 p.m. at Winn-Dixie in Miami. Always decked out in a colorful chef’s hat and apron, Pepin will host a live, interactive cooking demonstration where he will cook bacon […]