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Free & cheap outdoor movie events for the whole family

Outdoor movies are all the rage in Miami. They allow us to plan an outing, enjoy the beautiful cooler weather – and maintain social distance!  So, if you’re looking for something fun to do, check out our roundup of free and cheap citywide events. Gather your family and head to outdoor movie nights under the …

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Fun things to do in Miami in the fall

Our trees (let’s face it, they’re mostly palm trees) in Miami may stay green year-round, but our temperatures do get cooler as the days shorten. Fall months in Miami are ideal for family fun outdoors. Now’s the time to enjoy activities you might have avoided during the hot summer months. Plus, outdoor activities are beneficial …

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Drive-ins: Still going strong around Miami!

One of these popular sites has moved to Wynwood! The drive-in experience shows no sign of slowing down, with nontraditional venues transforming into open-air theaters.  Popularized in the 1950s and ’60s, these drive-in options provide a retro feel and much-needed entertainment after months of quarantine. To keep up with latest news, sign up for the …

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Stream a made-in-South-Florida movie today

Online entertainment options continue rolling in. There’s just so much to see!  In addition to all the Netflix, Amazon and Hulu binge-watching you can stand, we’ve got some movies with South Florida connections to share with you. Streaming through local cinemas or other outlets, these movies touch on a wide range of topics, from family …

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Redbox offers free movies, TV shows without subscription or sign-in

Redbox may be known for its little red kiosks everywhere. However, they offer more entertainment than just disc rentals.  The entertainment company just introduced FREE Live TV with dozens of family friendly channels. You can watch movies and TV shows at no cost. Even better, there is no subscription or sign-in required. Just sit back with your mobile …

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Free Real Utopias film series

Museum of Art and Design (MOAD) at Miami Dade College (MDC) is currently presenting Real Utopias, a series of films that examine past and current experiments in our collective search for freedom, equality, and democracy. The series’ documentaries and film essays investigate alternative ways in which urban living has been, and can be, designed. The …

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Cheap movies in Miami

Some theaters may be closed and some deals may be suspended during this crisis. It’s best to check websites and call ahead. Every time I go to the movies, it seems as if the price has gone up again. These days, I can get an entire month of Netflix for less than the price of …

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Free movies, songs and audiobooks from Miami-Dade libraries

The Miami-Dade County Public Library System is jumping into the online game with a new Hoopla site and digital app. That means that you can check out free movies, music and audiobooks to use on your phone, computer or other devices. Library cardholders register for an account on the website or download the app on their smartphones. After …

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