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Free Backyard Bash on Saturday featuring Grammy winner Ranky Tanky

It’s almost time for the South Miami-Dade Cultural Arts Center’s annual Backyard Bash! The free annual celebration, which kicks off the center’s season, this year will feature a live performance by the Grammy Award-winning quintet, Ranky Tanky. The concert is set for 7 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 23, at the center’s Back Yard Concert Lawn and …

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North Miami Greek Food & Wine Festival making its return in 2021

Annunciation Greek Orthodox Church is celebrating its annual North Miami Greek Food & Wine Festival, from Nov. 12-14, 2021. Admission to this event is free. From noon to 9 p.m. each day, guests can enjoy a menu of authentic Greek recipes, traditional live music, a raffle and tours of the church, at 12250 NW Second …

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Fairchild’s popular NightGarden to bring back the magic in November (special offer available!)

During Miami winters, Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden transforms itself into The NightGarden, an enchanted, illuminated experience full of fantasy and wonderment – where things like the Wise Talking Tree, Archimedes and Flying Fairies come to life. After being canceled in 2020, this holiday tradition returns for the 2021 season, and we couldn’t be happier!  This …

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Miami Seaquarium: Discounts for Florida residents, active military & more

Making your fall and winter plans? If visiting Miami Seaquarium is on the list, check out discounts offered at this popular attraction.  To keep up with latest news, sign up for the daily Miami on the Cheap newsletter. You can also follow us on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram, or visit our Facebook group page. Miami Seaquarium special offers GENERAL ADMISSION DISCOUNT FOR …

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Santa’s Enchanted Forest: Get up to 30% off admission (& other discounts!)

Santa’s Enchanted Forest, an annual Miami tradition, is expected to return this year! The popular holiday theme park is known for its carnival rides, shows, games and towering trees laden with twinkling lights. Dubbed the “World’s Largest Holiday Theme Park,” Santa’s Enchanted Forest has been around for more than 37 years. It was canceled in …

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Miami events: Your guide to fun every month in 2021

Yes, many plans changed in 2020 … with vacations and shows and festivals canceled throughout Miami, South Florida and the world.  However, 2021 ushered in events – new and old – including car shows, music concerts, art festivals and more.  We’ve compiled a month-by-month roundup of events in our area. Keep in mind that some …

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Free Family Day at Frost Art Museum

The Patricia & Phillip Frost Art Museum invites you to a special Family Day on Saturday, Oct. 30, 2021. From 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., participate in hands-on activities designed to engage you and the kids with the museum’s collections and exhibitions. This month’s theme is Hispanic Heritage. Admission is always free to this museum, …

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Pumpkin patch time! Find one near you – VIDEO

Pumpkin patches signal fall. It’s tradition and it’s fun. Here’s what we do know is happening this time around. Keep checking back as we continue to update this list!   Sept. 25 Through Oct 31: Pinto’s Farm Pumpkin Patch, at 14890 SW 216th St., Miami. Kids can enjoy pony rides, hayrides, and a petting zoo. …

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Miami Sweet: A ‘Candy Dreamland’ opens in Aventura

A sugary escape has made its way to Aventura Mall – and it was created by the same co-founder as the popular Candytopia!  Miami Sweet is the latest immersive experience to hit our town, combining art, entertainment, and retail to deliver an unforgettable visit that ignites the imagination. Miami Sweet is open to the public …

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Anticipating Saturday? See free & cheap things you can do in Miami

Miami is a city where you can find something to do on every corner on any day of the week.  We’ve rounded up some great activities that you can enjoy with friends and family on any given Saturday!  Make sure to bookmark this post for future reference, so you can easily check back for free …

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Vintage Auto Show at Deering Estate set for November

Drive up to the ninth annual Vintage Auto Show and check out classic cars on the grounds of Miami’s historic Deering Estate.  Presented in collaboration with the Antique Automotive Club of America – South Florida Region, the latest edition of this popular show will take place from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 7, 2021.  Spend a …

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