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Coral Gables Merrick House tours reopening in August

The Coral Gables Historic Merrick House Museum tours will be reopening the first weekend in August and will continue the regular schedule of guided tours on Saturday and Sunday at 1 p.m., 2 p.m., and 3 p.m. The home, which is listed on the National Register of Historic Places, will take you back to the …

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Reef mermaids on display in Hollywood

Sculptures that are designed for an artificial reef project in South Florida are on display on land. 1000 Mermaids is an eco-art installation intended to enhance habitat for sea life offshore. They also serve as an attraction for divers and tourists. Meanwhile, elements of 1000 Mermaids are on display for free in Hollywood.  See them …

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Libraries loan vouchers for free entry to Florida State Parks

Florida State Parks and public libraries in South Florida offer an opportunity for free entry to almost all state parks in the Florida. Usual entry for Florida state parks varies, but typically is about $5-$10 per vehicle. Real Florida Reader Program offers library patrons free vouchers during summer on loan. The voucher offers entry for …

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Zoo Miami offers July Fourth discount

Zoo Miami is offering a Fourth of July holiday discount, a reduced entry fee on July 4, 2022, of $17.76, including tax.  The reduced-rate tickets are limited, sold online and with no refunds. “Unused tickets can be used towards the purchase of future admission tickets (while offer is valid),” the website states. Regular prices are …

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Secret Woods in Dania offers free entry, free parking & nature walks

If you enjoy nature walks, Secret Woods in Dania Beach is a delightful natural area that’s easily accessible for South Florida residents.  Entry and parking are free. Embark on nature walks on your own. Or join guided nature walks. They usually are offered on the first full weekends of the month. Please phone to verify. …

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2-for-1 discounts & other LauderDEALS for fun & recreation

Nab 2-for-1 deals & other discounts for favorite attractions, recreational rentals & activities in Fort Lauderdale and neighboring towns. LauderDEALS are valid at participating vendors and attractions, while the promotions are offered. They offer a frugal opportunity to enjoy South Florida as a tourist in your own town. Lots of LauderDEALS in Broward are valid …

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Miami Beach residents get FREE admission to The Bass Museum

Are you a resident of Miami Beach? If so, you’re in luck! Miami Beach Residents enjoy free admission to The Bass all year round! Present a valid ID or proof of residence and receive complimentary entrance to the museum’s latest exhibitions, including María Martínez-Cañas: “Absence Revealed.” Go on a solo date or bring all of your …

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Free outdoor summer Tai Chi, drum circles, pet fun, and family day at the Norton

The Norton Museum of Art in West Palm Beach is offering a variety of fun free outdoor gatherings for summer 2022: Tai Chi classes, drum circles and pet events. The museum is also free to Palm Beach County residents on Saturdays through Sept. 3. It’s part of the 80-year-old museum’s new #NortonSummer program, and all …

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Things to do on a rainy day in Miami

Sometimes summer in Miami doesn’t feel like summer at all when it rains. That doesn’t mean you should cancel your plans altogether, there are plenty of other ways to enjoy your summer vacation. Museums and indoor entertainment are aplenty in Miami, you just have to know where to look. Luckily, we’ve taken care of the …

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LEGOs exhibit in Fairchild Garden: exclusive $5-off discount

LEGOs were always so much fun to put together as a child! Now you can see them come to life at Sean Kenney’s “Nature Connects” Made with LEGO Bricks exhibit at Miami’s Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden. Catch this special exhibition daily from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. April 30-Aug. 28, 2022 – and enjoy a …

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