Free bead artwork kids’ activity at IKEA Miami

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There’s more to do at IKEA than shop for home furnishings. On Saturday, April 25 from 4-6 p.m. there will be a free kids activity at the Miami store in Doral. Parents are encouraged to bring their kids ages 8 and up to the IKEA Restaurant during those hours so they can make their own artwork with beads. […]

Discount family film days at O Cinema

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O Cinema in Miami Shores, which operates out of the Miami Theater Center, is one of Miami’s funkiest art house cinemas. The theater is presenting a series of films for kids, at discount prices, with a Family Film Days series from October through April. The monthly series features a variety of well-known kids’ films. All are […]

IDEA@thebass: Free family day Sunday

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IDEA@thebass is free for children and adults the last Sunday of most months, 2-4 p.m. Activities include art projects, scavenger hunts and prizes. The upcoming schedule is as follows: Jan. 25 featuring a concert by the Miami Symphony Orchestra Feb. 22 Busts of Me March 29 Text Me: Wordy Art April 26 Architecture Challenge May: No family Day The […]

Pinecrest Gardens $5 Movie Night

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Pinecrest Gardens movie nights are back with $5 Family Movie Night and $5 Nature Movie Night. Patrons can watch a film outdoors and buy popcorn, soft drinks, hot dogs, and other snacks at the events. Family Movie Night begins with a “flashlight tour” of the gardens at 7:30 p.m. and 7:45 p.m.  (bring your own flashlight) and the […]

Free days at national parks

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Entry to all 392 U.S. national parks will be free April 18-19, in honor of National Park Week. The deal includes Everglades National Park and Dry Tortugas National Park, off Key West. The National Park Service also reminds us that admission to many of our national parks, including Biscayne National Park in Miami, is always free. […]

New show by Fantasy Theatre Factory touring local libraries

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The colorful performance troupe Fantasy Theatre Factory is presenting its new show “The Never Everglades” at libraries in April. The shows are all free. This new production features characters such as Dudley, a Florida roseate spoonbill who is fighting to save the Everglades from the condo-developing  Three Little Pigs determined to build their condo-pigiums. Dudley’s adventure is a […]

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 a children’s film at 11 a.m. on Saturday, April 11, and Sunday, […]

Free Family Fun Day at HistoryMiami museum

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HistoryMiami museum hosts a free family fun day the second Saturday of every month, with free admission for all. The family fun day  now is all day, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Here is the upcoming schedule: Saturday, April 11: Traditions of Spain. A celebration of cultural traditions from the south of Spain will include performances at […]