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Planet Fitness is free for teens during summer

For students ages 14-19, Planet Fitness is offering a free program for working out during summer. The offer is valid May 16  – August 31, with registration required.  Teens age 17 and younger need to register with a parent, either online or in person.  The Planet Fitness website states: “In addition to free in-club fitness …

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New Skate Park in Weston offers free recreation

Dust off your skates & skateboards. Weston enhanced Tequesta Trace Park with a new skate park. Ramps and rails are included, and entry is free. Tequesta Trace Skate Park is at Tequesta Trace Park, 600 Indian Trace, Weston 33326 Other amenities include Sports fields Roller hockey rink Playground Friendly Dogs on leashes are permitted.  Information …

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Free crossfit classes in Midtown

If you’re looking to switch up your workout routine on a budget, we’ve got some news for you! The Shops at Midtown Miami will be offering complimentary CrossFit classes at M Park for a limited time.  CrossFit Wynwood will be hosting the complimentary classes the fourth Tuesday of every month through June starting at 6:30 …

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Free water shuttle rides to Deerfield Island

Deerfield Island is a natural area on the Intracoastal Waterway, in north Broward Counthy, that’s accessible by boat. You can take a ride on a water shuttle to Deerfield Island Park, weather permitting, for free on weekends.  The free boat shuttle service usually runs from a dock at Sullivan Park, 1701 Riverview Road, Deerfield Beach, …

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Rapids Water Park offers discount for season package

For wet fun under the South Florida sun, Rapids Water Park in Riviera Beach offers water slides, flumes, raft rides, a wave pool and lazy river. For folks who prefer season vouchers, a discount opportunity is available. It’s called the Gold Season Pass, costs $109.95 (plus tax) and includes:  unlimited season access free parking free …

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Visit Fern Forest, a natural oasis for hikes & free events

Looking to soak in the outdoors in South Florida? Here’s a recommendation: Try a nature walk in the lush oasis that is Fern Forest, 201 Lyons Road S., Coconut Creek. Delight in the scenic setting on your own. Or register for a guided hike. Most events are free. Admission and parking are free.  The 244-acre …

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Secret Woods in Dania offers free entry, free parking & delightful nature walks

If you enjoy nature walks, Secret Woods in Dania Beach is a delightful park that’s easily accessible for South Florida residents.  Entry and parking are free. Embark on nature walks on your own. Or join guided nature walks. They usually are offered on the first full weekends of the month, but it’s suggested you call …

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Free ge-ode-caching fun in Miami-Dade

Go treasure hunting with the kids this month at one of 22 Miami-Dade Parks that have collaborated with O, Miami for poetry geocaching! This fun collaboration was created in hopes of engaging the community with poetry. Participation is free. Artist Aileen Neri together with Miami-Dade Parks worked to select 22 parks across the county to …

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Night hikes & other events for you to delight in nature

For an interesting twist on nightlife activities, register for evening nature walks.  Different parks occasionally offer evening nature walks in forests, prairies, on shorelines and other intriguing outdoor spaces. You’ll savor distinctive sights, scents and sounds of evenings in the wild. (Some parks offer nature walks in the daylight.) The fee for night hikes usually …

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Doral Yard features entertainment & events

Open-air venues are a welcome site nowadays, and the City of Doral now has one. Doral Yard offers “a community gathering concept with innovative culinary offerings and socially-distanced live music, fitness and cultural events.” Located in the downtown area at the corner of Main Street and Paseo, the white tents will let you know when you …

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