Free YoungArts alumni performance

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The National YoungArts Foundation is hosting an event to show off its new building and its alumni with the performance “Outside the Box” on Saturday, Oct. 25, at 7 p.m. It’s the first in a series of performances. It’s billed as a multi-sensory extravaganza, featuring music and dance performances by several of the program’s alumni. Performing […]

Free family Halloween concert

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The Greater Miami Youth Symphony and the Alhambra Orchestra will present a free family Halloween concert Sunday, Oct. 26, “A Spooky Symphony.” Children are encouraged to wear their Halloween costumes to the event.  The free concert is at 4 p.m. Sunday, October 26, at the Olympia Theater at The Gusman Center for the Performing Arts, 174 East […]

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 […]

MDC North’s Pen Players host free play ‘An Inspector Calls’

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The Miami-Dade North’s Pen Players theater group is presenting the mid-20th century classic play “An Inspector Calls” by J.B. Priestley Thursday through Saturday, Oct. 16-18, and Oct. 23-25. Admission is free. The storyline in the three-act drama unravels during the course of one night in 1912 when an Inspector Goole interrogates a middle-class family about […]

11 discounts for Halloween events

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Parties and shows are always more fun if they’re half-price. We’ve found deals for popular South Florida Halloween parties, haunted houses, bar crawls and ghost tours, including a coupon for the House of Horror Amusement Park. Here are 11 discounts for popular Halloween events in Miami, Fort Lauderdale and Boca Raton. Click on the name […]

Music in Miami free chamber concerts

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Music in Miami will present two free concerts this fall: Concerts will be Sunday, Oct. 19: “Jazz! Featuring Duo Brubeck and Mitch Farber!” Miami brass virtuoso David Brubeck and Tom Lippincott of the Duo Brubeck will be joined by guitarist Mitch Farber. Sunday, Dec. 14: Winter Solstice Concert. A celebration of two hemispheres. The concerts will be […]

Free Big Night in Little Haiti

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Big Night in Little Haiti takes place on the third Friday of the month, with children’s activities as well as artists, arts and crafts and food vendors from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. There is free admission and free parking. The Oct. 17 event will feature a performance by Harmonik, a popular seven-piece Haitian pop konpa band. […]