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Coconut Grove Arts Festival set to return in February

For fans of the Coconut Grove Arts Festival, there’s good news: The internationally acclaimed fine arts exhibition is set to return in February! The annual festival along Coconut Grove’s waterfront was canceled in 2021. However, it’s now back to its regular spot in the calendar – Presidents Day weekend, from Feb. 19-21, 2022. The outdoor …

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Canceled Miami festivals & other events – UPDATED

The year 2020 brought many firsts and never-before-seens – including the cancellation of some of our favorite events. Throughout Miami, organizers have had to make tough decisions and take into account factors such as public safety. These events will have to wait for now, but hopefully they’ll be back soon! Check here to see which …

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Free entry for FATVillage ArtWalk in Fort Lauderdale

Participating South Florida artists open their studios and exhibit spaces to showcase their work during popular & lively ArtWalk events  in the Flagler Arts & Technology district or FATVillage. Entry is free. Food trucks, entertainment, & artisan vendors are usually included in the events. FATVillage  arts district is around 521 NW First Avenue, Fort Lauderdale …

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Take a Walking Tour through Miami Beach

Get ready to walk the walk! Once Miami-Dade County beaches reopened, the Miami Design Preservation League restarted its Official Art Deco Walking Tours.  To keep up with latest news, sign up for the daily Miami on the Cheap newsletter. You can also follow us on Facebook and on Twitter. The popular guided tours include hotels, restaurants and other commercial structures – …

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Free Gables Gallery Night first Fridays

This event is canceled until further notice. We will update the post once this event returns. The first Friday of the month is Mercedes Benz of Coral Gables Gallery Night Live and it’s free from 6-10 pm. Virginia Miller and the Coral Gables Gallery Association feature a night where local galleries present their artwork to the public. …

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A Guide To Downtown Hollywood

Over the years, Downtown Hollywood has been known as a quiet and accessible locale to enjoy South Florida’s beaches without worrying about crazy parking and expensive eateries.  Now, Hollywood has grown into a beacon for the local crafter who takes pride in his artistry. All around Downtown Hollywood, one can find different neighborhoods that show the pride …

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Free Art – Wynwood Murals

Graffiti and related street art have historically gotten a bad rap, with cities worldwide spending resources to eradicate and chase away the budding artists that find inspiration in gritty city streets, and who traditionally use blank concrete walls found on semi-abandoned warehouses, freeway overpasses and the like as their canvas. The move against street art has been …

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