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Free entry at ArtServe in Fort Lauderdale

Entry is free to browse art exhibits at ArtServe in Fort Lauderdale.  If you enjoy art shows,  you’ll enjoy this indoor treasure. The gallery and gift shop feature paintings, pottery, sculptures and other work of South Florida artists. The venue is usually open Mondays – Friday 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. & Saturdays 10 a.m. …

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Free events during DWNTWN Art Days

  Downtown Miami comes alive with art and culture Sept. 7-9 for the three-day DWNTWNArt Days festival, which is spearheaded by the Downtown Development Authority. Most events are free. The full schedule can be found at the link. Activities include: Downtown Improv Day at the Olympia: A day of improv classes and shows with the Society Circus Players  …

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Rainy day: Watch live webcams in Fort Lauderdale, Delray & others

Live webcams offer virtual excursions to South Florida sights and attractions, including shorelines and piers. Waves roll ashore. Sunshine — or rain — sparkles on the ocean’s surface. Palm fronds sway. From home, soak up dazzling ocean scenes and other sights from South Florida, including zoos, parks and shopping districts. Some live webcams are right …

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Free Pride event in West Palm Beach is rescheduled

Pride events in West Palm Beach include live entertainment, youth films, and lighting a rainbow tree. Rescheduled for June 5 Pride On The Block Party, rescheduled for June 5 Pride On The Block block party is rescheduled for 1 p.m. – 11 p.m. June 5 on 500 block of Clematis Street, West Palm Beach 33401. …

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Entertainment & vendors at evening Flagler Green Market

Entry is free to an outdoor evening event in Fort Lauderdale featuring entertainment, artisans, fresh produce, food vendors and baked goods. Food in Motion presents Flagler Green Market the second Fridays of most months 5 p.m. to 11 p.m at Feldman Park, 310 NE Sixth St., Fort Lauderdale. Information is on the Facebook page for the event, 954-785-7475 You might also …

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Free entry for Grand Prix Beach Party in Fort Lauderdale

Entry is free for Grand Prix fun & entertainment at an oceanside park in Fort Lauderdale. Grand Prix Beach Party is May 6 – May 8 at Las Olas Oceanside Park (LOOP) Events & activities include Alfa Romeo vehicles   food trucks Formula 1 watch party 3:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m. May 8 on video …

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Free and cheap events at Blackbird Ordinary

Blackbird Ordinary has brought back live music with all-new programming and notable bands every Friday and Saturday from 10 pm to midnight, thereafter DJs spin until 5am. In addition, the bar offers happy hour with 50 percent off everything from 3-10 pm on Fridays. Free admission. Below is the lineup for the month: Friday January 5 – Reggae duo Jahfe (DJ Damion Yancy with DJ Konflikt) January 12 – Juke (DJ Damion Yancy with …

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Low-cost Internet service for families now applies to seniors and college students, too

Comcast is expanding its low-cost Internet program, which currently serves low-income families and those in public housing, to low-income senior citizens and community college students. It’s called the Internet Essentials program and it provides basic Internet service for $9.95 a month. As part of the seniors pilot program, seniors can access affordable Internet service, get a free …

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Free transportation in and around Miami

Yes, there really are free transportation options in and around Miami. Miami-Dade County’s public transportation may still need much improvement, but several options are free. If you’re good with a map, you can piece a few of these routes together and go from city to city easily.  (Hint: We need an app for that!) Please note that I …

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