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Haunted Miami: Audio Driving Tour for under $10

Ghouls and gals, listen up! There’s a fun — and spooky — driving tour you can take around Miami and it’s under $10! The Haunted Miami tour is available to download on the Tripvia app for just $7.99 and has over 15 stops throughout the city. This makes for a great summer activity if you’re …

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Wallet-friendly: free events with live entertainment

Plenty of events in South Florida offer free live performances featuring popular regional  talent.  Some events are outdoors and include food trucks, artisan vendors and fun activities for youngsters. They are ideal for wallet-friendly dates, family excursions and solo fun. Prior to venturing out, please verify the event you’re interested in is on. Free events …

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‘Kids To Parks Day’ in Wellington offers free outdoor activities

Face painting, sports activities, and performers including a stiltwalker are featured at Kids To Parks Day in Wellington. It’s a free event.  The fun is 9 a.m. – 12 p.m .at Greenview Shores Park, 2163 Greenview Shores Boulevard, Wellington Festivities include food trucks laser tag hulu hoop fun interactive entertainment lawn games Information is online. …

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Touch-A-Truck fun for kids in Pompano is free

For youngsters who are fascinated with trucks, Pompano is offering the perfect event. Touch a Truck in Pompano includes a fire truck, dump trunk, police vehicle, and others. Family-friendly fun is 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. May 21 For kids who prefer quieter fun, 10 a.m. – 11 a.m., the event is offered  without sirens, …

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Alice in Wonderland immersive experience: Enjoy 50% discount

Alice and her crew are coming to South Florida — and they may get a little lost! No, really, there’s a fun immersive outdoor experience where guests can solve clues from the Cheshire Cat and complete Challenges from the Mad Hatter in order to rescue Alice. The Alice in Wonderland event is coming to Miami, …

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Flamingo Gardens in Davie offers whimsical exhibit formed with ocean debris

Flamingo Gardens in Davie is set to offer an exciting summer exhibit featuring whimsical sculptures formed with ocean debris. Animal art, including a peacock and a pelican are sculpted with flip-flops, discarded plastic and other llitter picked up on South Florida shorelines.  The handmade sculptures are from local environmental organization, Free Our Seas.  Exhibit information …

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Great American Beach Party in Fort Lauderdale offers loads of fun & it’s free

Fort Lauderdale is hosting a free event that’s loaded with entertainment and activities. Great American Beach Party is 11 a.m. – 6:30 p.m May 28 at Las Olas Oceanside Park. Throw on your favorite pair of shades & pack up your towels & sunscreen. Family-friendly fun at the event includes: sand sculpting demonstration waterslides parachute …

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Snap Up Deals & Free Entry for Popular Attractions in South Florida

Fun attractions are plentiful in South Florida, & ideal for family excursions, interesting dates and solo adventures. Some attractions are always free, or host free-entry days. Others offer wallet-friendly discounts. Ways to save include package deals free-entry days discount opportunities  Please return to this feature, as other deals & opportunities for free entry are added. …

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Summer Savings Pass offers 3 South Florida attractions for 1 price

The Summer Savings Pass is a one-price deal good for entry to three South Florida attractions. That’s some savings! This year’s pass is valid for May 27 -Aug. 31, 2022, and is $60 plus tax for adults and $50 plus tax for children (age 3 to 12).  To keep up with latest news, sign up …

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South Florida Adventure Pass offers entry to several attractions

Snag unlimited entry for several South Florida attractions with a summer package deal. For one price, you’ll receive access to participating attractions as often as you want. South Florida Adventure package The South Florida Adventure Pass includes Sawgrass Recreation Park in west Weston, features airboat rides in The Everglades & reptile exhibits Flamingo Gardens in …

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