Free holiday festivities at Miami malls

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Christmas is approaching and several malls and other shopping venues are welcoming the holiday season and unveiling their holiday displays and visits/appearances by Santa Claus. In all cases, kids are welcomed to sit and visit with Santa but parents are not allowed to photograph their children. Here’s a list of free and cheap holiday events in […]

Free bluegrass trio concert

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The South Beach Institute of the Arts is presenting a free concert of traditional American music on Friday, Nov. 21, at 8  p.m. Avocado Estate, a progressive bluegrass old-time trio, features a violinist, cellist and banjo player. On Saturday, Dec. 20, at 4 p.m. the institute will hots its annual Fall Gala and Picnic with a […]

Free Big Night in Little Haiti

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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 Nov. 21 event will feature a performance by the band Lakou Mizik, a Haitian roots and […]

Free movies at Actors Playhouse: ‘Rocky’

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Actors Playhouse is offering free movies once a month, with screenings of vintage films on Friday or Saturday nights and Sunday afternoons. While the movie screenings are free, you need tickets to attend. You can get your free movie tickets here or call 305-444-9293. Popular films may sell out in advance, so you may want to order early. You […]

Free Friday at Miami Children’s Museum

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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 Read Along, Sing a Song at libraries by Florida Grand Opera

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The Florida Grand Opera is hosting a free literacy program at area Miami-Dade County libraries throughout the run of its 2014-2015 season. The “Read Along, Sing a Song” program is led by Florida Grand Opera’s teaching artist Monica Kurtz. Registration is required by calling the host library at the numbers below . Designed for children ages 5-8, […]

Free Bird Road Art Walk third Saturdays

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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 […]

Family Day on Aragon: Movie, museum

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Family Day on Aragon is the second Saturday of the month in Coral Gables. That means discount movies at the Coral Gables Art Cinema in the mornings and free admission plus family arts and crafts at the Coral Gables Museum in the afternoon. The Coral Gables Cinema will show Tim Burton’s Frankenweenie at 11 a.m. on Saturday, Nov. 8, and Sunday, […]

Free concert of new music

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Kendall Sound Art, which performs new music, presents a free concert at the West Kendall Regional Public Library on the second Saturday of the month. The Nov. 8 concert will feature Miguel Nieves, who will be joined by violist Rafael Ramirez. Liza Seigido and Lawrence W. Moore also will present new works. The concert begins at […]