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. […]

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: […]

Free concerts at Magic City Casino

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You’ve got a chance to hear several free concerts the next few months at Magic City Casino Here are some of the free upcoming concerts: Saturday, Aug. 23 at 8:30 p.m. A Night at the Copacabana featuring Puerto Rican salsa singer Kevin Ceballo. Must be 21 to enter. Saturday, Sept. 27, at 10 p.m. Peter Fernandez and the Open House […]

5 Oktoberfest parties in South Florida

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Want to celebrate Oktobest? Here are five Miami and Fort Lauderdale Oktoberfest celebrations. The German International Parent Association is hosting a free family-friendly Oktoberfest celebration on Saturday, Oct. 11, from noon to 7 p.m. Admission is free. German International Parent Association Oktoberfest. Fritz & Franz, 60 Merrick Way, Coral Gables, is celebrating Oktoberfest through Sunday, Oct. 12, starting […]