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City Theatre explores Miami activism in free short play readings

City Reads, the popular free short play reading series, returns to Coral Gables with exciting works by local and national playwrights. The theme this year is activism. City Theatre and Books & Books invites the community to enjoy professional actors reading four ten-minute plays connected by themes impacting and reflecting Miami today. After the readings …

Free kids admission at Brazilian Festival in Fort Lauderdale

For a lively event with international flair, flavors and rhythm, Brazilian Festival in Fort Lauderdale features food vendors, rides and plenty of live entertainment. The event includes a parade with percussion and Samba dancers, art displays and a kids’ zone. An emphasis on protecting the Amazon forest and environmental responsibility is part of the festivities. …

Riverwalk Fall Festival offers free entertainment

Decorate pumpkins. Play games. Riverwalk Fall Festival in Fort Lauderdale includes food vendors. relatively inexpensive activities and free live entertainment. Fall Festival on picturesque Riverwalk  is 12 p.m. – 4 p.m. on October 15, 2022, and entry is free. The event is in Esplanade Park is on Fort Lauderdale Riverwalk, a delightful promenade along The …

Free live music at Las Olas Oceanside Park in Fort Lauderdale

Las Olas Oceanside Park  in Fort Lauderdale is featuring Krush Party Band as part of Sunday By The Shore fun. Entertainment is 12 p.m. – 3 p.m. on October 9, 2022, and entry is free. Las Olas Oceanside Park, or LOOP, is at 3000 E. Las Olas Blvd., Fort Lauderdale, FL 33316. The event includes a …

Free Family Day on Aragon in Coral Gables

Coral Gables Museum welcomes you to “Family Day on Aragon” on the second Saturday of each month, with free admission, live music and special activities. Their Artist-In-Residence for the season will offer special programming during each Family Day event. Schedule of Events 11 a.m.: Screening of “The Last Unicorn” across the street at Coral Gables …

Restaurants offering senior discounts

If you fall into the senior category, here is a list of some places you could take advantage of deals and discounts to help cut your spending on dining out. An important note: These deals may change without notice, and participation may vary by local restaurant. Always check with your local eatery about senior discounts; …

Tropical Audubon Society offers free birding field trips

“A bird does not sing because it has an answer, it sings because it has a song.” – Maya Angelou October heralds our region’s last big flush of fall migrants. First-of-season songbirds, such as the Rose-breasted Grosbeak, appear now, and several of our wintering species typically begin arriving too, including Eastern Phoebe and Black-throated Green …

NWS music series: Acclaimed artists and fellows collaborate at intimate concerts

This Sunday’s matinee concert on October 9, 2022 features Jennifer Frautschi on violin, and musicians of the New World Symphony‘s chamber music ensemble performing The Lark Ascending at 2 p.m. at New World Center on Miami Beach. Tickets are $15. New World Center is located at 500 17th Street, Miami Beach, FL 33139. For more information, …

Monthly moon viewings at Deering Estate

Moon Over Miami The famous song that Ray Charles sang takes on new meaning when you add a telescope to the scene with a backdrop of the historic Deering Estate.  Enjoying the view of the moon from the Estate’s front lawn is a recurring monthly event, but it’s also a a bring-your-own-binoculars or telescope (BYOT) …

Free Gospel Jam at North Beach Bandshell

Share in the richness of Black gospel music at Gospel Jam Sessions with Pastor Marc Cooper and friends, presented by Live Arts Miami and the Rhythm Foundation. Enjoy an afternoon of praise outside of a traditional church setting with Pastor Cooper, who is well-known in South Florida’s gospel community.  The free concert is set for …

Old Town Untapped in Pompano features art, food and music

For a fun, wallet-friendly evening out, head to downtown Pompano Beach, where you’ll find entertainment, food trucks and art vendors as part of Old Town Untapped events. This outdoor series typically takes place from 6-10 p.m on the first Fridays of the month, with some exceptions  – and, best of all, it’s free! Old Town …

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