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Caribbean Market Day

This venue is currently closed, we will update this post once it has reopened. Little Haiti Cultural Complex and the Caribbean Marketplace present Caribbean Market Day every Saturday from 10 am to 6 pm in the Caribbean Marketplace in Little Haiti and will showcase original Afro-Caribbean entertainment, fashion, cuisine, accessories, jewelry, shoes as well as homeware, natural …

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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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Best 10 free things to do in Miami

The Miami area is notoriously expensive, but you can have fun here without busting your budget. Here’s a list of 10 things to do around Miami that are fun and cheap. Go to the beach This is Florida, it’s required. The county oversees some beaches. Others are at state parks, like Bill Baggs and Oleta River. With hundreds of miles of coastline in Miami-Dade County, there’s …

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Free concert in downtown Hollywood

Relish a free live performance at ArtsPark in downtown Hollywood.  Events at Hollywood ArtsPark include Cimafunk from Cuba   7 p.m. October 30  His style is described as Cuban funk infused with African rhythms.  The park is on  Hollywood Boulevard and U.S. 1. Information is online or 954-921-3500 Bring a blanket or lawn chair if …

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Hollyweird is a free Halloween festival in Hollywood

Halloween fun for kids, families and adults is featured at Hollyweird. In downtown Hollywood. The festivities in 2022 are 6 p.m. October 29 until 2 a.m., and entry is free.  Hollyweird includes  Fun for families and kids is 6 p.m.  – 9 p.m., with treat stations, face painting and other fun. Fun for adults after …

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Fall and harvest festivals 2022: Broward and Palm Beach

Regardless of the weather in The Sunshine State, South Florida embraces Autumn with festivals and other seasonal events. Fall festivals often feature pumpkins, hayrides & scarecrows. Pull out your plaid shirt and roll up the sleeves. Lots of events in Broward and greater Palm Beach are are free. For others, fees apply.  Fall Festivals in …

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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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Native Plant Sale at Secret Woods park in Dania

Secret Woods in Dania is featuring a native plant sale with vendors selling varieties of foliage that are preferable for South Florida yards. The plant sale is 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. October 22, 2022 and entry is free. Native plants are often preferable financially and environmentally. They usually are don’t require excess watering and …

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