Memorial Day ceremonies and events

Memorial Day honors the memory of men and women who gave their lives serving in the United States Armed Forces. This year, Memorial Day falls on May 30.  The public is invited to these free ceremonies throughout Miami-Dade County: City of Coral Gables: 9 am May 30 at the War Memorial Youth Center, 405 University Dr. … [Read More...]

Free ‘Miami is an Island’ dance party

Organizers of the 'Miami is an Island' pop-up tropical dance party announced a free Memorial Day Weekend Party with food trucks, crafts vendors and "the best Sunday vibes in Miami." Musical selection includes vintage afrobeat, salsa, cumbia, samba, & soca/calypso to the freshest new global dance music. Residents: Kumi (The Pick … [Read More...]

Free ‘Ciclovia’

Come out to Washington Avenue in Miami Beach for a stroll, skate or bike ride from 8 am to 1 pm Sunday, June 12. The street will be closed to automobiles. Free admission. #MBCiclovía will transform Washington Avenue from 5th to 16th streets into a paved park for people of all ages to stroll, cycle, skateboard, rollerblade and enjoy a … [Read More...]

Free art walk event

Enjoy an evening of artful fun, food trucks, live music, and more at the Pèrez Art Museum Miami (PAMM) Inside | Out Hialeah Art Walk from 5-8 pm June 3. FREE admission. Explore artworks on view throughout Milander Center for Arts and Entertainment and post your best photo to Instagram with #InsideOutUSA and @pammpics for a chance to … [Read More...]

The Raddest Craft Fair

Get your inner-creative going with a lineup of innovative and hands-on workshops. Free admission to the Raddest Craft Fair from 2-6 pm May 28 at the Wynwood Yard, 56 NW 29 St., Miami 33127. Enjoy live music by local songwriters, Ella Herrera and Emily Sheila, plus a grub pop-up launching the Savory Sinderella food zine called Savory … [Read More...]

McDonald’s McPick 2 for $5 is back

The popular discount menu is back for a limited time. It's now back as McPick 2 for $5, with its original line-up of choices (except for the Quarter Pounder.) You can pick two of the following items for just $5 at participating locations: Filet-O-Fish, Big Mac or 10 Chicken McNuggets. You must purchase two items to get the deal. It's a … [Read More...]

Cool off with $1.99 frozen beverage at Dunkin’ Donuts

With the weather heating up, there are hot deals on cool treats to be found. For one, Dunkin' Donuts is offering any small frozen beverage for just $1.99 — for a limited-time. Sip on one its popular Coolattas, including blue raspberry, watermelon, sour apple, orange, strawberry, strawberry-banana, vanilla bean and more. The offer also … [Read More...]

Miami Seaquarium ‘Salute to Heroes’ week

Veterans, Military, Police, Fire and EMT personnel receive free admission from May 23-30 at Miami Seaquarium. A valid military or first responder photo ID is required and must be presented at the ticket counter. All accompanying family – up to four guests will receive 50% off admission. Also, first responders can receive 50% off* on … [Read More...]

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Free or cheap things to do this weekend in Miami

What can you do for fun this weekend in Miami 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

113 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