Summer Savings Pass 2015: 4 attractions for one price


The Summer Savings Pass is a one-price deal good for entry to four South Florida attractions. It costs $56 plus tax for adults and $46 plus tax for kids ages 3 to 12. If you already hold an annual pass to one of these venues, you can get the Summer Savings Pass at a discount: $31 plus tax for […]

Miami Attractions Month: Buy One Get One Free

Zoo Miami

Miami Attractions Month gives locals and visitors the chance to enjoy two tickets to participating attractions for the price of one, in addition to a few other special offers, Oct. 1-31. The 17 participating attractions include Zoo Miami, Jungle Island, the Deering Estate at Cutler, HistoryMiami, the Miami Seaquarium, Vizcaya and more. Most attractions offer buy […]

Local Parks Offer Holiday Gift Ideas

Get creative this holiday season by giving a gift from Miami-Dade County Parks.   Visit Miami-Dade County Parks’ Parkstore at, and purchase gifts such as  Miami-Dade Parks’ EcoAdventures Tours that include an Everglades backcountry swamp tromp and a kayak fishing excursion,  discount tickets to Zoo Miami, a “Pelican Island Skipper” boat cruise on Biscayne […]

Zoo Miami Monster Masquerade

Monster Masquerade

Zoo Miami is offering a Facebook discount for its Monster Masquerade party on Friday, October 19, 8 p.m. to midnight. Buy 5 tickets and get 1 free. It comes out to $54 a person for unlimited haunts, drinks and food. Click here Costumed adults ages 21 and over are invited to the biggest Halloween […]

Free animal art event


It’s art by animals for animals. On Saturday, Feb. 4, from  7 to 11 p.m.,  check out art work by tigers, elephants, birds and other critters. It’s offered for sale with the proceeds benefitting conservation projects. There will also be food trucks, live music, a silent auction, raffle and more. Presented by Zoo Miami and […]

Ron Magill at Books and Books


The Zoo Miami goodwill ambassador will discuss the zoo’s 2012 calendar ($10, proceeds benefitting its conservation and development programs) on Tuesday, Nov. 29, at 7:30 p.m. He’ll share photos from around the world and will be accompanied by an animal guest. See them at books and Books Bal Harbour Shops, 9700 Collins Ave., Bal Harbour.

Teen fright night


Zoo Miami invites teenagers for a good scare on Thursday, Oct. 27, from 7 to 11 p.m. In addition to the haunted house, there will be DJs and food trucks. Admission is $5. The zoo is at 12400 SW 152 St. Don’t forget these other Halloween happenings.