Free things to do in Miami

Free community singing of Handel’s ‘Messiah’

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The St. John’s Chancel Choir and Chamber Orchestra will lead a community sing-in of Georg Friederich Händel’s Messiah at 2 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 7. Soloists will perform arias and recitatives, with everyone joining in the choruses from Part 1, concluding with the Hallelujah Chorus. All singers are welcome to participate. You can bring your own […]

Free Winterfest events at Miami Lakes United Methodist Church

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Miami Lakes United Methodist Church  transforms into a winter wonderland Friday, Nov. 28, with Winterfest festivities through Wednesday, Dec. 24, 2014. Christmas tree sales and the wonderland of lights with seasonal characters start Nov. 28. Additional festivities throughout December, all with free admission, include: Saturday, Dec. 6, at 7 p.m.: visit with Santa & Elves, Santa’s mailbox […]

Miami Outboard Club Holiday Boat Parade

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Boat and yacht owners deck their vessels for the holidays during the 15th Annual Miami Outboard Club Holiday Boat Parade at 6 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 20, at Bayfront Park, 301 N. Biscayne Blvd., Miami. Watch nearly 100 yachts and boats cruise by decked out in holiday colors with Christmas lights, Santas, nutcrackers, toy soldiers, Nativity scenes, […]

Free Art Basel events

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You don’t have to break the bank attending Art Basel and the tons of satellite fairs that all have admission fees and therefore end up busting your budget. Here’s a list of some free events during Art Basel week to keep the art and culture machine running. Dance performance by Nora Chipaumire, Zimbabwean artist who pushes […]

Free movie screening ‘Empire’

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Here’s a chance to be the first to see the pilot episode of the new Fox TV series “Empire,” and it’s free. EMPIRE is a sexy and powerful drama about the head of a music empire (Terrence Howard) whose three sons and ex-wife (Taraji P. Henson) all battle for his throne. It was created by Academy […]

North Miami WinterNational Parade

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The City of North Miami’s annual WinterNational Parade starts at 10 a.m. on Thursday, Nov. 27. The route runs east along Northeast 125th Street from Sixth Avenue to 12th Avenue. This year’s grand marshals are Roxy Romeo from 103.5 The Beat and Grammy-award winning musician Marlow Rosado. There will be middle and high school marching […]