What can you do for fun this weekend without spending a lot of money? Here are our top picks for free and cheap things to do in MIami this weekend.
Enjoy the tranquility and lush beauty of Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden this Sunday, Aug. 3, and every Sunday in August 2014 for a reduced price. On Sundays in August, Fairchild discount admission will be $15 for adults, $10 for seniors 65 and older, $7 for kids ages 6 to 17. Members and children 5 and younger […]
This summer’s spectacle at the Arsth Center is “H2OMBRE,” a three-dimensional extravaganza with giant inflatables, 6,000 gallons of water and pulsing electronic music. And, you can join the fun for 25% off. With a deal from Travelzoo, tickets that are normally $50 (for the dance floor) and $65 (for reserved seating) are just $36.20 and […]
The 12- to 18-year-old student musicians that attended the Fernando Jones Blues Camp at the New World School of the Arts will show off what they learned at a Blues Camp Concert on Friday, Aug. 1, from 1-3 p.m. at the Miami-Dade College Wolfson Campus, 300 NE 2 Ave., Auditorium, Miami. During the week-long camp, students […]
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 […]
The first full weekend of the month is coming, and that means Bank of America customers can visit museums free through the bank’s Museums On Us program. Just show your Bank of America or Merrill Lynch credit or debit card and a photo ID on Saturday or Sunday, and you will get free admission to more than […]
The South Florida Bluegrass Association holds a free bluegrass festival and acoustic jam the first Sunday of the month from 12:30 to 5 p.m. at Greynolds Park in North Miami Beach. While the music is free, park admission is $6 per car. Bring your own lawn chair or blanket. Food and drink will be available. The […]
The Wolfsonian-FIU Discovering Design free workshop on Aug. 2 from 11:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at 1001 Washington Ave., Miami Beach will be led by artist Felicia Chizuko Carlisle. She will introduce adults and children to how different architectural fragments came to be housed at the museum. The day’s activities include a screening of the […]
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 […]
ArtCenter South Florida’s Studio Crawl takes place the first Saturday of every month, from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. Visitors can wander throughout the ArtCenter’s two buildings, talk with the resident artists in their studios and view the current exhibitions. ArtCenter South Florida is at 800/810/924 Lincoln Road, Miami Beach.
The Gold Coast Railroad Museum offers free admission the first Saturday of the month and admission by donation the third Sunday. The third Sunday event will also feature a classic car show. 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 […]