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Free day at national parks on MLK Day

All U.S. national parks offer free entry on certain holidays every year – and we’ve got the schedule for 2022. This offer includes entry at Everglades National Park and Dry Tortugas National Park, off Key West.  Schedule for 2022 These are the fee-free days at U.S. National Parks for this year: Jan. 17: Birthday of Martin …

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Free boat shuttle rides to Deerfield Island: Details here

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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Nature walks at Fern Forest: Get insider tips, recommendations for must-sees

Looking to soak in the outdoors in South Florida? Here’s a recommendation: Try a nature walk in the lush oasis that is the Fern Forest Nature Center in Coconut Creek.  Admission, parking and some events are free of charge. The park, at 201 Lyons Road S., is a 244-acre wilderness preserve with walking trails for …

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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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Free Power Yoga classes at Oasis Wynwood

Inhale positive vibes and exhale good energy — if you’ve been looking for a reason to relax and de-stress, this is your sign! Brooklyn import YO BK will be hosting free Power Yoga classes every Saturday at 11 a.m. at the Oasis courtyard in Wynwood, 2335 N. Miami Ave. Although challenging, the Power Yoga class …

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Free national park pass for 4th-graders & their families

Got a 4th-grade student in the house? If so, thanks to the Every Kid Outdoors initiative, that fourth-grader – plus everyone else in the family – can get into any U.S. National Park for FREE. You simply need to download the free pass by clicking here, print it out and show it for entry at all …

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Hollywood’s T-Y Park: Features, amenities & more

Topeekeegee-Yugnee Park in Hollywood – or T-Y Park, as it’s commonly known – is popular for a variety of outdoor activities. South Floridians love it because it’s a great spot for walking, running or skating on a shady path around a lake lined with oaks. It’s also a venue for festivals and entertainment (and watercraft …

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Things To Do Outdoors in South Florida, plenty are free

Savor the outdoors. Especially when South Florida weather is delightful. Pick your favorites. Art fairs. Festivals. Picnics. Parades. Nature walks. Holiday festivities. Live entertainment. Outdoor films. Free outdoor events include Tunes ‘N Trucks, free event with live entertainment in Sunrise Food Trucks & live entertainment in Wellington Downtown Delray Beach Festival of the Arts Food …

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Entertainment, fitness & events at Las Olas Oceanside Park in Fort Lauderdale

In a delightful oceanside park, LOOP offers exciting holiday events, festivals, live entertainment, fitness programs, vendors fairs and other fun. Las Olas Oceanside Park, or LOOP, is at 3000 E. Las Olas Blvd., Fort Lauderdale 33316 Parking information is online. Events @ LOOP include Friday Night Sound Waves Friday Night Sound Waves is a seasonal …

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