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Zoo Miami $15 Mondays

Zoo Miami’s popular $15 Mondays promotion is back for 2024. From June 10 through Sept. 30, 2024, you can get one admission into the zoo for just $15 (plus tax). That’s a significant discount from the regular price of $22.95 for those 13 and older and $18.95 for children 3-12. For the special Monday deal, …

Free events at Miami Beach Bandshell

The Miami Beach Bandshell is one of the city’s busiest venues where free music and dance performances are regularly presented. The open-air location provides a gorgeous snapshot of Miami Beach and is just steps from the water. Here’s what’s coming up that’s free: North Beach Social: Jacuzzi Boys Thursday, July 18, 2024 at 8 p.m. …

Free food distributions

Organizations in South Florida offer free food distribution for families needing help. Some sites provide drive-through pickups, while others offer doorstep deliveries for eligible participants. Food distributions are in Broward, Miami-Dade and Palm Beach. Often the organizations accept volunteers and donations. This list is periodically revised to reflect new distribution sites. It’s wise to phone …

IHOP offers IHoppy deals

Hungry bargain hunters will want to hop over to IHOP for some tasty savings in the late afternoon and evening. The popular diner offers its IHOPPY Hour specials at participating locations While promotion is offered, select entrees after 3 p.m. are priced at  $6, $7, or $8. Some  snacks & sides are also offered at …

Watch films for free at Broward libraries

For indoor entertainment that’s friendly to your budget, the Sunrise branch library shows favorite old films for free. And that’s not the only Broward library that shows free movies. You can also find free movies at libraries in North Lauderdale, Lauderdale Lakes, Imperial Point (Fort Lauderdale), Tyrone Bryant (Fort Lauderdale), West Regional (Pembroke Pines), Main …

Sensory Saturdays at Manatee Lagoon, Riviera Beach

On the third weekend of each month, Manatee Lagoon hosts Sensory Saturdays for family members who prefer an inclusive experience with softer lighting, less noise, and still a lot of fun from 8 to 9 a.m. Admission and parking are free; advanced registration required. Fun fact: Did you know the manatee’s closest living mammal is …

Free with RSVP: Art + Mind Day for kids, Arsht Center, Miami

Here’s a free event for kids of all ages with advance registration. The Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts will encourage kids to connect, self-express, meditate, dance and practice joy. The day will feature performances, presentations and hands-on workshops led by Miami artists and art therapists.  What: Art + Mind Day, in cooperation with …

Cheap movies for kids this summer in South Florida

If you’re looking for things to do with your kids in South Florida this summer, consider taking them to a movie. It’s a way to beat the heat, and a number of theaters are offering cheap kids’ movies. Regal Cinemas Each week on Tuesdays and Wednesdays at 11 a.m., get Summer Movie Express tickets for …

Save big on Discount Tuesdays at Cinemark

If you’re a movie lover on a budget, mark your calendar for Tuesdays. Cinemark offers its weekly Discount Day every Tuesday at participating locations, including theaters in Boca Raton, Boynton Beach and Davie. Cinemark offers its Discount Tuesdays every week at participating locations. Ticket price varies by location. In South Florida, see: Boca Raton, Boynton …

Free school supplies, backpacks & back to school events in Broward

Free school supplies are offered at lots of events in Broward for students returning to school. Events sometimes include free groceries, food vouchers, and free haircuts.  Back To School events occasionally include fun and entertainment, with fashion shows and activities. Some provide free backpacks loaded with school supplies for eligible students, while supplies last. Eligibility …

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