Free Noches Tropicales concert

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The Miami-Dade Parks’ free “Noches Tropicales/Tropical Nights” music series provides free concerts throughout the winter and spring. Most concerts are outdoors at Tropical Park, 7900 SW 40th St. Upcoming free Noches Tropicales/Tropical Nights concerts are: Friday, Dec. 5,  8 p.m.: Lucy Grau (Salsa Tropical) Friday, Feb. 13, 8 p.m.: Artist: Carlos Oliva and his band Los Sobrinos del Juez Friday, March […]

Free Gables Gallery Night first Fridays

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The first Friday of the month is Coral Gables Gallery Night, free from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. Virginia Miller and the Coral Gables Gallery Association feature a night where local galleries present their artwork to the public. Take the free trolley to the different galleries or walk from gallery to gallery. Many of the […]

Gold Coast Museum free first Saturday

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The Gold Coast Railroad Museum offers free admission the first Saturday of the month. Tickets to ride a train range from $2.50 to $12 per ticket. It’s great for any train enthusiast, Thomas the Train lover or young kids. The food is reasonably priced (Frankie’s pizza food truck!) and there are plenty of trains to […]

Free Planetarium show at science museum

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Fabulous First Friday at the Patricia and Phillip Frost Museum of Science means free admission the first Friday evening of every month. At 7 p.m., there will be a free planetarium star show, followed by rooftop observatory viewing from 8:30 to 10 p.m., weather permitting. Little ones can check out the activity room as well. Laser […]

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 […]

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 fall gala and concert

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The South Beach Institute of the Arts is hosting its annual Fall Gala and Picnic at 4 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 20, with a potluck picnic and performances by student ensembles, the SoBe Arts Chorus and faculty. The events are at 2100 Washington Ave., Miami Beach, FL 33139. Call 305-674-9220 for more info.

Free movies at Actors Playhouse

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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: […]