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Free and cheap things to do with kids in Miami, Broward and Palm Beach counties. Have fun with your children without emptying your wallet.

Free Rock-n-Fall Festival in Royal Palm includes fun for all

Ferris wheel, petting zoo and Halloween fun are featured at Rock-N-Fall Festival in Royal Palm Beach. Rock-n-Fall fest is 1 p.m. – 9 p.m. on October 8 and 9, 2022 and includes live rock music. Rock-n-Fall is at Commons Park is located at 11600 Poinciana Boulevard, Royal Palm Beach, FL 33411. Entry is free. Register …

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Free Moss Center concert featuring Pablo Cruise and the Pure Prairie League

It’s almost time for The Moss Center’s (formerly the South Miami-Dade Cultural Arts Center) annual Backyard Bash! The free annual celebration, which kicks off the center’s season, this year will feature a live performance by Pablo Cruise and the Pure Prairie League. The concert is set for 7 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 22, 2022 at the …

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FAU’s ‘Red Riding Hood’ in Boca Raton offers ticket deal & free workshops

Florida Atlantic University Theatre Lab is presenting a family-friendly play entitled “Red Riding Hood” and offering free entry for kids with an adult ticket purchase. The play by Allison Gregory is an adaptation of the fairy tale. Performances are weekends September 17 – October 9, with $25 tickets for adults. With each ticket purchase is …

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Trick or treating in greater Palm Beach

If your family likes to dress up for Halloween fun,  plenty of parks, shopping plazas and festivals offer opportunities for kids to Trick or Treat.  Some events with trick-or-treating in greater Palm Beach are free. Fees apply for a few events. Please return to this feature as other events are added. Happy trick-or-treating. Trick or …

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Trick or Treating in Broward

Parks, shopping plazas and festivals offer opportunities for kids to Trick or Treat for Halloween. Many Halloween events in Broward are free. Please return to this feature as other events are added. Happy trick-or-treating.   Trick or Treating in Broward Fall Festival at LOOP in Fort Lauderdale, free entry Trick-or-treating and activities are featured at …

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Miami Children’s Museum offers free Sensory Saturdays

Did you know Miami Children’s Museum offers Sensory Saturdays? On the second Saturday of the month, the museum creates a specially focused experience for children with disabilities and their families including modified lighting, sound adjustments and other features. Families can enjoy the day with a stage performance and other sensory-based activities. Best of all, admission …

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Student discounts to the arts, shows and museums in Miami

One of the best deals around in Miami is through an organization called Culture Shock Miami. Through Culture Shock, students 13 to 22 can get discount tickets to numerous cultural performances in Miami for only $5 each. Tickets go on sale the 1st day of each month. Here is a list: $5 tickets to Percussion Consort: …

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Miccosukee Indian Village reopens with gators, airboats and crafts

The Miccosukee Tribe of Indians of Florida will celebrate the reopening of its Indian Village on Saturday, Oct. 1, 2022. The Village is once again preparing to be ready for visitors and plans to showcase its tribal arts and culture with crafts, airboat rides and alligator demonstrations.  Visitors can observe Miccosukee Indians as they engage …

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Kids under 14 get into select Miami Marlins baseball for only $1

Play Ball What kid wouldn’t like to sit in the bleachers to watch their hometown team after school? And if they could do it for only $1, that’s a treat for the grownups, too! Fans can start the next week off right with Miami Marlins Baseball. Exclusive to families that are registered for Club 305, …

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Local libraries provide free virtual and in-person homework help

A new school year equals new challenges. If you’d like homework help your kid(s), local libraries in South Florida offer it online for free. At some libraries, in-person tutoring is available. Also, SAT prep is often is available at these libraries. It simply requires you to use your personal library number to set up an …

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