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Free Carnaval on the Mile canceled for 2021

The 2021 edition of Carnaval on the Mile has been canceled.

This year’s edition of the annual Carnaval on the Mile, a free art and music festival in Coral Gables, is Saturday and Sunday, March 7 and 8.

Located on the famous Miracle Mile, the weekend festival features food, children’s activities and exhibitions of fine art, jewelry, sculpture and more in the East and West Ponce Artists Village.

Also, starting around noon each day will be musical performances. This year’s featured performers — on three separate stages — include Nil Lara, Alex di Leo, Leslie Cartaya, Christopher Columbus Jazz Band, Sisters Mann, Stockoff, Tim Charron, Ryan Montgomery, School of Rock Ricky Valido, Edan Archer, Cam Bogle, Jenny Tolman, Synergy Twins, The Brevet, Brass-Aholics, Shamarr Allen, People You Know, Cortadito, Edmar Castaneda, The Hip Abduction and many more. See the entertainment schedule here.

Hours are 10 am to 10 pm both days.

Other museum deals, free days and special events:

Tuesday, January 31, 2023

Los Trompos art installation

All Day | FREE | Merrick Park

Wednesday, February 1, 2023

Los Trompos art installation

All Day | FREE | Merrick Park

Garden tour

10:00 am | FREE | Society of the Four Arts

Thursday, February 2, 2023

Los Trompos art installation

All Day | FREE | Merrick Park

Sunny Days/Starry Nights at NSU Art Museum Fort Lauderdale with free entry

11:00 am to 7:00 pm | FREE | NSU Art Museum Fort Lauderdale

$12 Adult Skate Night

7:00 pm to 10:00 pm | $12.00 | Xtreme Action Park

Friday, February 3, 2023

Los Trompos art installation

All Day | FREE | Merrick Park

Free Water Shuttle Weekends

10:00 am to 3:00 pm | FREE | Deerfield Island Park

Art After Dark at Norton in West Palm

4:00 pm to 9:30 pm | Discounted | Norton Museum of Art

Downtown Delray Art Walk

6:00 pm to 9:00 pm | FREE | Downtown Delray Beach

Waxing Gibbous Moon Viewing

6:00 pm to 9:00 pm | $10.00 | Deering Estate

Free Gallery Night entry

6:00 pm to 10:00 pm | FREE | Coral Gables Museum

Saturday, February 4, 2023

Jewish Museum of Florida-FIU free every Saturday

All Day | FREE | Jewish Museum of Florida-FIU

Gold Coast Museum free first Saturday

All Day | FREE | Gold Coast Railroad Museum

Free entry to museums with bank card

All Day | FREE | South Florida Museums

Los Trompos art installation

All Day | FREE | Merrick Park

Florida Renaissance Festival on weekends

$0-35.28 | Quiet Waters Park

Free live music at Jazz Brunch in Fort Lauderdale

FREE | Fort Lauderdale Riverwalk

Free Water Shuttle Weekends

10:00 am to 3:00 pm | FREE | Deerfield Island Park

Farm Tours at Tradewinds Park

11:30 am to 2:00 pm | $3.00-4.50 | Tradewinds Park

Free tour of the Adrienne Arsht Center

12:00 pm to 1:00 pm | FREE | Adrienne Arsht Center

Merrick House Museum Guided Tours

1:00 pm to 4:00 pm | $0-5.00 | Merrick House Museum

Heritage Fest 2022

3:00 pm | FREE | Adrienne Arsht Center

Free GOGO MOAD Family Art Fun

4:00 pm to 6:00 pm | FREE | Surfside Town Hall

Free symphony Wallcast at SoundScape

7:30 pm to 9:00 pm | FREE | New World Center | New World Symphony

Night sky viewing with telescopes

8:00 pm to 11:00 pm | FREE | Fox Observatory

Sunday, February 5, 2023

Free entry to museums with bank card

All Day | FREE | South Florida Museums

Los Trompos art installation

All Day | FREE | Merrick Park

Florida Renaissance Festival on weekends

$0-35.28 | Quiet Waters Park

Free Water Shuttle Weekends

10:00 am to 3:00 pm | FREE | Deerfield Island Park

Kids' Graffiti Drawing Class

10:00 am | $16.00 | Museum of Graffiti

Farm Tours at Tradewinds Park

11:30 am to 2:00 pm | $3.00-4.50 | Tradewinds Park

Merrick House Museum Guided Tours

1:00 pm to 4:00 pm | $0-5.00 | Merrick House Museum

$12 Adult Skate Night

7:00 pm to 10:00 pm | $12.00 | Xtreme Action Park

Monday, February 6, 2023

Los Trompos art installation

All Day | FREE | Merrick Park

Free tour of the Adrienne Arsht Center

12:00 pm to 1:00 pm | FREE | Adrienne Arsht Center

See all the free and cheap events this week.

Josie Gulliksen

About Josie Gulliksen

Josie Gulliksen is a freelance writer and major arts advocate and enthusiast who loves everything cultural and is excited to live in such a thriving community as Miami. A Miami native, aside from Miami on the Cheap, she currently writes for Artburst Miami, Biscayne Times, Edible South FL and Miami Media Group. She worked for nearly a decade at Miami Today as Calendar Editor and arts writer and then worked for 13 years in public relations. She has her own blog Scene Around South FL.

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