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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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Best Happy Hour deals in Miami – VIDEO

Who doesn’t love a good Happy Hour? With great prices on cocktails and food, it’s the best way to unwind after the 9-5 grind. We did our research and have put together this extensive list of the best places for happy hour around Miami. Enjoy! 800° Woodfired Kitchen, 2956 NE 199th St., Aventura Miami Heat …

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Free food distributions & resources

Organizations in South Florida offer free food distribution for families needing help. Some sites provide drive-through pickups, while others offer doorstep deliveries for eligible participants. Food distributions are in Broward, Miami-Dade and greater Palm Beach. If your organization is distributing food, please email complete info to editor@miamionthecheap.com or news@miamionthecheap.com.  This list is periodically updated to …

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Miami Beach Botanical Garden is now free

Have you visited the Miami Beach Botanical Garden lately?  This 3-acre tropical oasis sits in the heart of Miami Beach, at 2000 Convention Center Drive, and is brimming with beauty. It’s open to the public from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily (except Mondays), and admission is now free! (Previously entry cost $5 per person, …

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Budget-friendly glamping in an RV delivered to you

Sponsored by RVshare.com For those of us who define “roughing it” as packing our own road-trip food until we arrive at our hotel, camping has never held much appeal. “Glamping” in an RV, on the other hand, seems like a great compromise: Enjoy the beauties of nature without giving up hot showers, electricity and indoor …

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Happy-Go-Lucky Exhibit 2022: Immersive art experience at Miami’s Aventura Mall

After two successful exhibitions in New York City in 2018 and 2021, along with an equally successful run in Los Angeles in 2019, Sunnyhues Entertainment is bringing its wildly popular immersive art exhibition, the Happy-Go-Lucky Exhibit 2022 (HGL) to Miami. The Happy-Go-Lucky Exhibit (HGL) is a fully immersive and interactive art exhibition that inspires visitors …

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Free live music at Hollywood Bandshell

The Hollywood Bandshell is a delightful venue for free live entertainment oceanside.  Salty breezes. Waves rolling ashore. Favorite local bands — and fans — rocking out. What could be better? Additionally, the bandshell is on a lovely pedestrian promenade. Entertainment is usually from 7-9 p.m. weekends and on some weekdays. Hollywood Bandshell entertainment includes June 2  …

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Hollywood offers live entertainment, family-friendly films & other free events

Florida’s Hollywood offers lots of fun events. Free live music. Free family-friendly films. Festivals. Unique attractions are also part of the town’s appeal. For example, Hollywood Broadwalk is a lovely oceanside pedestrian promenade.   Live entertainment at Hollywood Beach Bandshell Free live entertainment is usually featured 7 p.m. – 9 p.m. Wednesdays – Sundays at …

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Arsht Center: Get $15 tickets for select shows

The Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts entered its 15th anniversary season with the start of the 2021-2022 show season. To commemorate this special milestone, the Arsht Center is offering $15 tickets to select shows! In true Miami fashion, the Arsht Center will be celebrating its “quinceañera” with a limited number of $15 tickets …

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