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Enjoy the beautiful Miami Beach weather and free movies – all in one!  The SoundScape Cinema Series screens first-run films for free on a 7,000-square-foot outdoor projection wall at the New World Center each Wednesday from Oct. 4 to May 2024.  Each film is free to the public and does not require a ticket. Movies …

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For frugal entertainment, Weston offers occasional outdoor flicks on an inflatable backdrop that are free for kids and adults.  Outdoor films for 2024 include: 7:30 p.m. Friday  February 9 “Sonic The Hedgehog 2” 8 p.m. Friday March 8 “Guardians of the Galaxy” 8 p.m. Saturday April 13 “Wall-E” It’s wise if you verify events are …

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The spirit of Black History Month is multifaceted, as witnessed by the annual series of events that take place in February. Not only do these events honor individuals, families and communities affected by the African diaspora, but they also recognize their rich cultural contributions, in order to educate, uplift and inspire current and future generations. …

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Coral Gables Museum welcomes you to “Family Day on Aragon” on the second Saturday of each month, with free admission, live music and special activities.    Upcoming event is on Feb 10: 10 am: Parent Club’s READy, Set, Go: Storytelling Explore ways shared reading experiences support language development and early literacy skills with activities and …

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Outdoor family movies are always a fun way to spend the evening and bringing a comfortable lawn chair or your favorite blanket makes the experience that much more enjoyable.   Here’s what’s showing at local area parks: Friday, Feb. 23 at 6:30 p.m., Downtown Doral Park, 8395 NW 53 St. Screening of the movie TBA. Click …

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Family films, bounce house fun for youngsters and food vendors are included at outdoor events offered in Tamarac. Entry is free for Movies in the Park. Food trucks, face painting and bounce houses are at 6:30 p.m and the films are at 8  p.m. In 2024, films include: Friday March 8 “Little Mermaid”  Tamarac Park, …

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Starting Friday, Jan. 26, 2024, the Miami Film Festival will present a new Cuban Cinema Series in conjunction with Miami Dade College. Six films will be shown at the newly renovated Koubek Center, 2705 SW 27th Ave., Little Havana. Admission is free for all. The first two films have English subtitles: Friday, Jan., 26 at …

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It’s not your grandma or grandpa’s library! Did you know: The Palm Beach County Library System’s first Seed Library opened in February, 2023, at the Jupiter Branch; or that you can discover the Wonders of the Night Sky in a Telescope Viewing Session presented by the Astronomical Society at the Acreage Branch? The seed library at …

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The 27th annual Miami Jewish Film Festival will be held Jan. 11-25, 2024. Most in-person tickets are $14-$15, excluding opening night ($35). Streaming films will be available Jan. 12-25 for $10 each. Not sure where to start? Start by visiting this WELCOME page. Here are some highlights See the one night only Florida premiere of …

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Landmark Theatres at Merrick Park has a Retro Replay weekly film series of modern and vintage favorite films. The movies also came with a retro admission charge: $5 for Loyalty members. The classic films are shown at 7 p.m. on Tuesdays. The theme for January 2024 is 1974, the year Landmark Theaters opened. Here are …

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For a free family excursion, Sunrise Parks and Recreation Department is hosting a free drive-in animated film. Drive-ins in 2024 include “The Super Mario Bros. Movie”  6:30 p.m. January 5  with gates opening at 5:30 p.m. Watch the flick from inside your vehicle with sound from your radio. Or bring a lawn seat. Purchase snacks …

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