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Florida landscaping: Free resources to enhance your yard

Plenty of useful free information is readily available for South Florida residents who want tips on selecting the perfect plants for their yards.  Local landscaping experts in Miami-Dade, Broward & greater Palm Beach offer free information. They are available via phone and email. Lots of useful information is online for free. Master gardeners in Dade, …

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Ride for free with Freebee in Aventura

Uber can get expensive and public transportation isn’t always reliable or on time, but we’ve got an alternative to share with you! It’s called Freebee, the free ride service you can take around Aventura. The Freebee service in Aventura is a great way for residents to get around to major points of interest such as: …

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Woofing Waters Dog Park in Deerfield includes splashy fun

Woofing Waters Dog Park within Quiet Waters Park in Deerfield offers water-spritzing features for playful pooches. Entry fees for Quiet Waters Park fees on weekends and holidays are $1.50 per person for ages 6 and older Entry fees for Woofing Waters Dog Park $5 per day for up to 3 dogs in a family, or …

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Get two free trees as part of Miami-Dade giveaway

Who wants a free tree? Miami-Dade County is once again offering the freebies as part of Adopt-A-Tree. The county program provides two trees a year per household during a special event, but you must register in advance because the giveaway is only while supplies last.  The first tree giveaways are: Saturday, July 16 at Florida …

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Tri-Rail offers $5 fares on weekends

For a twist on the usual weekend activities, skip the traffic. Travel via train. On weekends and holidays, Tri-Rail offers $5 all-day fares for its train routes in South Florida.  Pay $5 and ride to & from wherever you want. Tri-Rail runs from Miami to West Palm Beach, stopping at stations, including: Delray Beach Boca …

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Water Taxi offers tours, transportation & discounts

For a fun sightseeing excursion on the water – or for a different form of transportation –  Water Taxi service is available in Fort Lauderdale and Hollywood. Discount opportunities are offered. (Photo/Water Taxi) Regular Water Taxi routes Some use the yellow vessels to travel from place to place, appreciating the luxury of avoiding traffic and …

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Doggie dining: South Florida restaurants with special pet menus

Did you know there are restaurants in South Florida that are now offering doggie menus for your furry friend to enjoy some delicious canine cuisine? If not, then you heard it here first!  We’ve rounded up some SoFlo spots where both you and your date — aka your pup — can enjoy a nice meal …

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See Fort Lauderdale’s New River with free Water Trolley

For a fresh approach to navigating sights and shopping in Fort Lauderdale, step aboard a free water trolley. The LauderGO! Water Trolley ferries guests along a scenic route to an assortment of  points along the New River. The trolley runs 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. every day. The Water Trolley service is separate from Water …

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Brightline deals: Free tickets for kids, free shuttles to Miami shows & more

Whether for work or play, railroads offer an enticing option for zipping around South Florida. Brightline, the high-speed rail system, offers snacks and drinks for purchase on board – plus deals! Brightline deals include: Kids younger than 12 ride free with purchase of adult ticket, while offer is ongoing Free shuttles from Feb. 24-27 from …

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Fort Lauderdale Home Design expo

The Fort Lauderdale Home Design & Remodeling Show – set for Feb. 4-6, 2022 – is offering an opportunity for discounts. The popular Broward County event features hundreds of exhibitors, product demonstrations and presentations focusing on the home. It will be at the Greater Fort Lauderdale Broward Convention Center, 1950 Eisenhower Blvd.  Regular prices at …

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