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Noelani Soto

Noelani Soto is a lifestyle and travel writer based in Miami who enjoys the hunt of finding a good deal. She also has her own travel blog, “The Traveling Chismosa.” Noelani regularly contributes to other publications such as Culture Crusaders and Swanky Retreats. Contact her at news@miamionthecheap.com.

Brightline offers $3 & $5 discounted fares & fun events

Brightline railroad  is offering entertainment, artisans — & discounts on fares —- for its 3-year anniversary at its stations in South Florida. Discounted fares are valid May 20-22, including $3 & $5 SMART fares. Usually SMART fares are $10-$17. Festivities May 20-22 include music, vendors & entertainment at regional stations.  Artisan Farmer’s Market at the …

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Miami Museums offer BOGOs & other discounts

It’s that time of the year: We’ve reached Miami Attraction & Museum Months! This two-month special promotion from the Greater Miami Convention & Visitors Bureau (GMCVB) gives locals and visitors alike the chance to enjoy deals on participating attractions, including 2-for-1 tickets and other specials. The deals are in full effect from April 1-May 31, …

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Free Haitian Heritage Month Exhibition entitled ‘NOULA’ on display in Miami Design District

Explore Haitian Heritage Month through this complimentary group exhibition entitled “NOULA” which is coming to a close on Sunday, May 28. The exhibition is taking place at Buick Building in the Miami Design District on NE Second Ave. The exhibition challenges the idea of the Haitian experience and existence by bringing together contemporary Haitian artists …

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Haunted Miami: Audio Driving Tour for under $10

Ghouls and gals, listen up! There’s a fun — and spooky — driving tour you can take around Miami and it’s under $10! The Haunted Miami tour is available to download on the Tripvia app for just $7.99 and has over 15 stops throughout the city. This makes for a great summer activity if you’re …

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Alice in Wonderland immersive experience: Enjoy 50% discount

Alice and her crew are coming to South Florida — and they may get a little lost! No, really, there’s a fun immersive outdoor experience where guests can solve clues from the Cheshire Cat and complete Challenges from the Mad Hatter in order to rescue Alice. The Alice in Wonderland event is coming to Miami, …

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Veza Sur to Host Battle of the Bartenders

Wynwood’s favorite pub, Veza Sur is celebrating mango season a little differently this year — by hosting a Battle of the Bartenders!  This very serious battle will be hosted by Miami mixologist/foodie Gio Gutierrez, otherwise known as @ChatChowTV, on Wednesday, May 25 from 6-9 p.m. at the brewery. The event is free and open to public …

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Black Pepper Food & Wine Festival dishes out food & entertainment

Immerse yourself in a full-day festival where African Diaspora cuisine, music, art, and culture merge — the Black Pepper Food & Wine Festival. This FREE event which benefits diversity, equity, and inclusion initiatives, is taking place Saturday, June 4 from 3- 8 p.m. at the Florida International Biscayne Campus, 3000 NE 151 St. Several activations …

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Free crossfit classes in Midtown

If you’re looking to switch up your workout routine on a budget, we’ve got some news for you! The Shops at Midtown Miami will be offering complimentary CrossFit classes at M Park for a limited time.  CrossFit Wynwood will be hosting the complimentary classes the fourth Tuesday of every month through June starting at 6:30 …

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Free photo exhibit reflects on Amazon Rainforest

A cool new exhibit is open, and you’re invited to view the photographs free of charge. Experience “Tropical Forest: Ancestry and Dystopia“ at the Fundación Pablo Atchugarry, 5520 NE Fourth Ave., Miami. The nature-centric exhibition is curated by Brazilian artist Eder Chiodetto and presented by The55Project Art Foundation in collaboration with the Fundación Pablo Atchugarry. …

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Free live entertainment offered on Ocean Drive

Picture this — you’re sitting on a lawn chair, an ocean breeze hits your face on a sunny Sunday with live music playing in the background. You can make this daydream a reality with the Ocean Drive Promenade Music Series that takes place every Sunday at 5 p.m. between 14th street and 14th place on …

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