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 […]

Labor Day deals, discounts in Miami

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It’s Labor Day weekend, and the last thing you want to do is Labor. We’ve found all kinds of Labor Day freebies and deals in Miami and Broward, including restaurant coupons and attraction discounts. Here are nine ways to visit attractions and museums for less on Labor Day weekend: Visit PAMM free Labor Day if you […]

$10 admission to Jungle Island Labor Day weekend

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Labor Day weekend is “Neighbor Day” weekend on Jungle Island. From Aug. 30 through Sept. 1, South Florida residents can visit the attraction for $10 per person with the Jungle Island Neighbor Day deal. In addition to all the usual attractions, Jungle Island will throw South Florida’s largest Neighborhood Block Party, with face painting, sidewalk […]

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. Here’s the upcoming schedule: Aug 31: pin wheels Sept. 28: fun with chalk Oct. 26: spooky art projects There will be no family days in November and December 2014. For more information call 305-673-7530 x1016 or […]

Free entry to national parks

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Entry to all 392 U.S. national parks will be free Sept. 27, in honor of National Public Lands Day. 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 […]

Free ‘Play Days’ at Deering Estate

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The Deering Estate at Cutler has announced three free “Play Days,” days with free admission, this summer and fall. The three free days — July 20, Aug. 16 and 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 […]

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: […]