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Old Town Untapped in Pompano features art, food & entertainment

For a fun, wallet-friendly evening out, head to downtown Pompano Beach, where you’ll find entertainment, food trucks and art vendors as part of Old Town Untapped events. This outdoor series typically takes place from 6-10 p.m on the first Fridays of the month – and, best of all, it’s free!  Old Town Untapped includes live …

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Doral Yard features entertainment & events

Open-air venues are a welcome site nowadays, and the City of Doral now has one. Doral Yard offers “a community gathering concept with innovative culinary offerings and socially-distanced live music, fitness and cultural events.” Located in the downtown area at the corner of Main Street and Paseo, the white tents will let you know when you …

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Experience New World Symphony outdoor show for free

Experience the music of the New World Symphony in a larger-than-life format during outdoor WALLCAST concerts at Miami Beach’s SoundScape Park. You’re invited, free of charge, to enjoy the sights and sounds of the symphony – just bring a blanket, some snacks and pick a spot! SoundScape Park, at 500 17th St., features the latest …

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Free Downtown Hollywood ArtWalk with live entertainment, exhibits & vendors

Peruse works of art, watch an artist paint with his foot and shop wares from pop-up vendors during the popular Downtown Hollywood ArtWalk. The monthly event typically takes place every third Saturday of the month, from 6 p.m. to 11 p.m., along Hollywood Boulevard and Harrison Street. Admission is free. The events usually include Walking tour …

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Lauderhill offers free outdoor events with live entertainment

Relax outdoors in a park and delight in free live entertainment. Jazz Picnic events in Lauderhill are @ Lieberman Botanical Gardens, 3801 Inverrary Boulevard, Lauderhill 33319 Events are 11:30  a.m. – 2 p.m. February 20 March 20 April 10 May 15 Information is online. Portable seating, blankets and food are permitted. No barbecuing.   Find …

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Stonewall Pride Parade & Festival in Wilton Manors

Entry is $5 for the vibrant Stonewall Pride Parade & Street Festival in South Florida. Festivities are 3 p.m. – 11 p.m. June 18 on Wilton Drive in Wilton Manors. The parade is at 7 p.m.  Entertainment occurs at different points during the event On June 18, Wilton Drive is not open for traffic from …

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Free live entertainment at Jazz Brunch on Riverwalk in Fort Lauderdale

Popular Jazz Brunch events offer an afternoon of free outdoor entertainment along scenic Riverwalk in Fort Lauderdale. The events are 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. on the first Sundays of the month. For jazz brunch, musicians and bands perform at different points along Riverwalk. If you’d like, bring your own picnic or buy food from …

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Ideas for free & inexpensive dates

If you appreciate frugal fun, delighting your sweetie with a lovely inexpensive or free date is doable in South Florida. Plenty of exciting events and interesting activities are free. Others are relatively inexpensive. With extra dollars in your wallet, splurge on sparkling wine, a fancy dessert, or other romantic indulgence. Ideas for Free & Inexpensive …

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Free: Libraries loan electronics, robotics & other gear

You name it. Family-friendly fun. Yoga. Educational workshops. Tutoring. Technology & digital equipment.  Take-home tablets. Language lessons. Entertainment. It’s likely offered at a Broward library. Or,  online via the website. Most everything offered from Broward Library is free.  If you need a library card, obtain it  for free, including online versions. Read our feature, Register …

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