Free Family Fun Day at HistoryMiami museum

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HistoryMiami museum hosts a free family fun day from 1 to 4 p.m. the second Saturday of every month, with free admission for all during those hours. Here are the upcoming events: Dec. 13: Holidays Around the World, with entertainment and crafts. The museum gathers and presents the history of Miami and South Florida as a cultural crossroads […]

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 The Polar Express 3D at 11 a.m. on Saturday, Dec. 12, and […]

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 […]

‘Festive Friday’ free entertainment at Southland Mall

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Southland Mall is presenting free “Festive Friday” performances and interactive experiences every Friday from 6 to 8 p.m. in the Center Court. Here’s the schedule of events for November: Dec. 12: Hipnotic Dance Studio, led by international belly dancer Shayna Lee, put on their best hip shaking moves. Dec. 19: Performers from the Huney Shine Dance Studio […]

Discount coupons for Santa’s Enchanted Forest

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Our readers are always looking for coupons for Santa’s Enchanted Forest. There are no coupons online now, but our readers report finding coupons at these locations: Dunkin Donuts: $5 off coupons Sedano’s Walgreens: $7 off coupons Subway: $5 off coupons Navarro Most of the coupons are for $5, $7 or $10 off admission, and at […]

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 […]

Pinecrest Gardens Nights of Lights

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Pinecrest Gardens holiday festival features more than 60 glittering and larger than life light installations during the holidays, with the gardens open from 6 to 9 p.m. Admission is $5. Many of the evenings will feature entertainment for children including storytelling, pony rides and visits from Santa. Here is the schedule: Wednesday  November 26  7:00 […]

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 […]