Visit museums free this weekend

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 150 museums and attractions in … [Read More...]


Florida Free Fishing Days 2014

Are you fishing for some family fun? Florida is offering a free fishing day on Saturday, when anglers of all ages are allowed to fish on public bodies of water without a license. Florida has several free fishing days every hear, with separate days for freshwater and saltwater fishing. You can learn more about Florida fishing rules … [Read More...]


Gold Coast Museum free first Saturday, third Sunday

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 young kids. The food is … [Read More...]


Monthly bluegrass jam at Greynolds Park

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 bluegrass association … [Read More...]


Free Gables Gallery Night first Fridays

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 galleries offer free … [Read More...]


Free Planetarium show at science museum

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 … [Read More...]


Free Jazz Society films on Tuesdays

The Miami Jazz Society screens two free films nearly every Tuesday at the African Heritage Cultural Arts Center, 6161 NW 22nd Ave., Miami, FL 33142. The films are preceded by snacks and beverages from 5 p.m. to 6:15 p.m., with the films starting at 6:15 p.m. Here's the upcoming schedule: Sept. 2: "All Me" and "Moulin Rouge" … [Read More...]


Free kids’ project at Lego stores

Lego stores in Aventura and Sunrise offer a free project for kids to build and keep. The free Lego Monthly Model Mini Build event is usually the first Tuesday of the month. The event is for youngsters ages 6  to 14. The project for Sept. 2 is a racing plane. Lego stores are at the Sawgrass Mills mall, 12801 W. Sunrise Blvd., … [Read More...]

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Free or cheap things to do this weekend in Miami

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. To keep up with latest news on deals, discounts and free events in South Florida, sign up for the daily Miami on the Cheap newsletter. You can also follow us on Facebook and on … Free & Cheap This Weekend


53 free & cheap things to do in Miami this week

Here's our list of the top free events, discounts and deals to have fun in Miami this week. If you’re looking for a way to entertain yourself in Miami-Dade this week without spending a lot of money, we’ve got some tips for you. We’ve got the scoop on lots of free and cheap ways to have fun. Here are some of the free events scheduled … See the list