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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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Free entry for Sundays on The Waterfront in West Palm

Free events in West Palm include Sundays On The Waterfront featuring regional and national performers. The events are 4 p.m. – 7 p.m. third Sundays. They’re perfect for frugal dates, family fun, and excursions with friends or solo. Sundays On The Waterfront events include June 19 featuring Motown & More, performing Motown & R&B  (Other …

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Free Summerfest in Hollywood features live entertainment & FlowRider event

Family-friendly fun, live entertainment and surfers navigating simulated waves on a FlowRider are featured at Summerfest on Hollywood beach and it’s free. Festivities are 11 a.m. – 6 p.m. June 11 & June 12 at Hollywood bandshell and outside of Margaritaville Hollywood Beach Resort. Live music includes: June 11 School of Rock Michael Marotta 30 …

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Activities paused until further notice — Register for free bird walks in Broward

Note: Activities paused until further notice Deerfield Island Park in north Broward, a natural area accessible by a free boat shuttle, offers free bird walks. The bird walk events, for adults and kids ages 8 and older, are 8:30 a.m. the first Saturdays of most months in fall, winter and spring. Pre-registration is required for the walks, 954-357-5100 Space is …

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Free trolley citywide in Miami Beach

Miami Beach residents and visitors will soon be able to enjoy free, trolley transportation citywide between North Beach and South Beach with the free Collins Link route set to launch on Dec. 22, 2016 at 10:30 a.m.   The Collins Link will join the existing North Beach, Mid-Beach and Alton-West Loop and run on Collins …

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Free live music at Bayside Marketplace

Live music is currently not happening at Bayside Marketplace. You can do more than shop, eat or take a cruise on the bay from Bayside Marketplace. The Marina Stage, with the lovely backdrop of Biscayne Bay, is the place to catch free daily live music. Taking its cue from the diverse cultural backgrounds in Miami, there’s a …

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Free ‘Christmas on Las Olas’ in Fort Lauderdale

Fun for kids. Ice skating. Live holiday music. Las Olas Boulevard is offering its very popular holiday event, and entry is free. In downtown Fort Lauderdale for 2022, Christmas on Las Olas is 5 p.m. – 10 p.m. November 29 on Las Olas Boulevard, an elegant fashion and dining district. The event from Southeast 8th …

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