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Free Afro Roots Fest in Hollywood features local & international musicians

Musicians from South Florida and other parts of the world are featured at Afro Roots Fest, a free music festival in downtown Hollywood. What: music fest with an international vibe When: 4 p.m.  to 11 p.m. Saturday, May 21, 2022 Musicians include Jesus Hidalgo from Venezuela Philip Montalban from Nicaragua  Gilmar Gomes from Brazil The …

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$10 for Florida Grand Opera performance featuring favorite arias

Delight in the vocal artistry of Florida Grand Opera as performers sing favorite selections from different operas. Tickets are $10. Shows are May 21 & May 22 in Broward & Miami-Dade. Performances featuring Florida Grand Opera Studio Artists include 7:30 p.m. May 21 @ Center for Spiritual Living, 4849 North Dixie Highway, Oakland Park 33334 …

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Wallet-friendly: free events with live entertainment

Plenty of events in South Florida offer free live performances featuring popular regional  talent.  Some events are outdoors and include food trucks, artisan vendors and fun activities for youngsters. They are ideal for wallet-friendly dates, family excursions and solo fun. Prior to venturing out, please verify the event you’re interested in is on. Free events …

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Entry is free for Ocean Brews Fest in Deerfield with discount opportunity for beer

Live entertainment, food vendors and breweries — lots of breweries — are featured at Ocean Brews & Blues Beer Fest in Deerfield Beach. Entry is free for festivities  3 p.m. – 8 p.m. May 21 oceanside. The venue is Deerfield beach parking lot, 149 SE 21st Avenue, Deerfield Beach  33441. Free shuttles are offered. The …

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Relax with free entertainment outdoors in Wellington

Who wants to hang out at the Wellington Amphitheater, enjoying South Florida’s gorgeous weather while listening to tunes? The Village of Wellington offers free musical entertainment, including events with food trucks for your tasting pleasure, from 5-9 p.m. every Thursday. Guests are invited to bring along chairs or blankets and pick a spot in front …

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Great American Beach Party in Fort Lauderdale offers loads of fun & it’s free

Fort Lauderdale is hosting a free event that’s loaded with entertainment and activities. Great American Beach Party is 11 a.m. – 6:30 p.m May 28 at Las Olas Oceanside Park. Throw on your favorite pair of shades & pack up your towels & sunscreen. Family-friendly fun at the event includes: sand sculpting demonstration waterslides parachute …

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Rock out with free live entertainment in Delray

Relish the sounds of talented performers at free outdoor events with live entertainment in Delray Beach. Shows are at the Old School Square Pavilion, 51 N. Swinton Ave. Entertainment includes: Events are  7:30 p.m. -10 p.m. May 21 Fleetwood Max, Fleetwood Mac music June 3 Shane Duncan band, rock ‘n roll & other genres June …

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Dania After Dark: Free outdoor fest with live entertainment, art & food vendors

Mark your calendars, because Dania After Dark – the city’s popular street festival – is set to take place every second Saturday of the month. The special event is free and serves up family friendly weekend fun, with live entertainment, art and food vendors. The events are usually from 5 p.m. – 10 p.m. outside …

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Orchestra Miami celebrates ‘quince’ with jazz singer Wendy Pedersen

Orchestra Miami’s 15th anniversary season will end with a phenomenal evening of jazz featuring Miami’s first lady of jazz, Wendy Pedersen, performing new arrangements of standards and ballads with James Gasior on the piano and Orchestra Miami. With her high-energy intensity, powerhouse range and deep musicality, Wendy delivers an unforgettable performance that will leave you …

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Free events in Coconut Creek

Enhance your weekend with free live entertainment.  Singer-songwriter Lyrical Reign performs at an outdoor event in North Broward. Who:  Lyrical Reign, American singer-songwriter and rocker When: 7 p.m. May 13 Recommendation: bring blankets or chairs; coolers are ok Where: Community Center, 1100 Lyons Road, Coconut Creek  33063 Outdoor events in Coconut Creek are offered weather …

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Pride Parades & Festivals in South Florida feature fun & entertainment

Festive Pride parades, street fairs and parties offer fun on land in South Florida — and in the water. Some Pride events are free, or are relatively inexpensive. Occasionally you’ll save some dough if you purchase tickets prior to the event. Plenty of LGBTQ Pride events in South Florida are family friendly. Pride events in …

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