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 […]

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: June 29: kites and airplanes July 27: design your space on Mars Aug 31: pin wheels Sept. 28: fun with chalk Oct. 26: spooky art projects There will be no family days in […]

Free book with Barnes & Noble kids’ reading program

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Barnes & Noble is offering kids a free book this summer in exchange for going on a literary adventure  Barnes & Noble’s Summer Reading Program rewards kids (grades 1 through 6) with a free book after they’ve read eight books from the suggested list. Kids keep track of the books they’ve read in their “Reading Journal.” (You can download […]

Museums free for military, families this summer

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If you’re in the military, you and your family can get free admission to museums across the country from Memorial Day (May 26) to Labor Day (Sept. 1) in 2014 through the Blue Star Museums program. The program is organized by the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star Families and the Department of Defense, […]

2-for-1 deals for activities and attractions in Broward

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Lots of activities and attractions in Fort Lauderdale, Hollywood, Deerfield Beach and other towns in Broward are offering two-for-one discounts all summer. The 2-for-1 Summer Savings deals include Museum of Art-Fort Lauderdale, Museum of Discovery and Science in Fort Lauderdale, and other attractions, water sports activities and  merchants. The promotion is good through Sept. 30. The […]

Summer Savings Pass 2014: 4 attractions for one price

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The Summer Savings Pass is a one-price deal good for entry to four South Florida attractions. It costs $56 plus tax for adults and $46 plus tax for kids ages 3 to 12. If you already hold an annual pass to one of these venues, you can get the Summer Savings Pass at a discount: $31 plus tax for […]

Marlins baseball ticket deals

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It’s baseball season, and there are a bunch of Miami Marlins deals to help you see more Major League Baseball games while spending less money. These are some of the 2014 season deals: South Florida Heroes Monday: Active-duty and retired military personnel, veterans, first responders and military civilians, plus family members, get free tickets for […]