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Movie under the Gables Moonlight

Outdoor movies are all the rage in Miami.

They allow us to plan an outing, enjoy the beautiful cooler weather – and maintain social distance! 

So, if you’re looking for something fun to do, check out our roundup of free and cheap citywide events. Gather your family and head to outdoor movie nights under the stars. Happy viewing!

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Please note: Unless otherwise noted, you will need to provide your own blanket and/or chair for seating. Also, these events require that guests follow social distancing guidelines and wear facial coverings.

Here’s what’s being offered in 2021 throughout Miami, so far. We will continue to update this handy guide, so please keep checking back!

Movies under the Gables Moonlight

Movies under the Gables Moonlight screens flicks from 6-8:30 p.m. once a month at different Coral Gables parks.  The cost is $10 per family pod (limited to four people) and includes a blanket to take home. Click here to reserve your spot. 

  • Feb. 20: “Toy Story 4,” at William H. Kerdyk, Jr. and Family Park, 6611 Yumuri St.
  • March 20: “Beauty and the Beast,” at Phillips Park, 90 Menores Ave.

Movies at SoundScape Park

This popular and long-running outdoor cinema series at Miami Beach’s SoundScape Park is back through May 2021.

The SoundScape Cinema Series screens free films on a 7,000-square-foot outdoor projection wall at the New World Center every Wednesday at 8 p.m. A majority of the films are family friendly. Click here for more information.

  • Feb. 17 – “The Harlem Hellfighters Great War”
  • Feb. 24 – “Lion King” (2019 live action)

 

 

Movie on the Lawn

The Pinecrest Parks and Recreation Department presents Movie on the Lawn at Evelyn Greer Park, 8200 SW 124th St.

This long-standing event for families offer films for $10 per ticket.

Up next is a screening of the animated film, “Sonic the Hedgehog,” at 7 p.m. Feb. 12. Click here for details and to purchase tickets.

DWTNWN Movie Nights

Offered on the second Friday of each month, DWTNWN Movie Nights takes place at Maurice A. Ferre Park, 1075 Biscayne Blvd., downtown Miami. Hours are 6-9 p.m.

  • March 12: “Hitch”

There will be assigned to ensure social distancing. Click here to RSVP for your seat as tickets sell out quickly.

Valentine’s Rendezvous Drive-in Movie

Celebrate Valentine’s Day Weekend with an outdoor movie and bites from food trucks including Tropical Oasis Express, Mzs. Mini Donuts and refreshments available for purchase digitally. Doors open at 5 p.m., screening at 6:30 p.m., Cagni Park, 13599 NE 9 Ave., North Miami. Click here to RSVP.

  • Feb. 13: Aladdin live action feature (2019)

Drive-in movies

There are still drive-in movies available throughout Miami.

Popular drive-in spots, including Wynwood Carpool Cinema and Carflix Cinema, continue to offer films for viewing. Click here for schedules and more information.

Miami events in 2021: A month-by-month guide

Yes, many plans changed in 2020 … with vacations and shows and festivals canceled throughout Miami, South Florida and the world.

However, the New Year brings with it hope of brighter and better times ahead. Car shows, art festivals and more have been scheduled for 2021. 

We’ve compiled a month-by-month roundup of events in our area. Keep in mind that some events may be virtual. Others may follow strict safety protocols. You’ll want to get all the details and decide which options are best for you and your family. Click here for this handy guide.

Calendar of Events

Saturday, July 2, 2022

Gold Coast Museum free first Saturday

All Day | FREE | Gold Coast Railroad Museum

Taste of Doral

All Day | Discounted

Free entry to museums with bank card

All Day | FREE | South Florida Museums

Free admission for Palm Beach County residents

All Day | FREE | Norton Museum of Art

Free Palm Beach Zoo Admission for Kids

All Day | Discounted | Palm Beach Zoo

Bon Appetit Boca Raton

All Day | Discounted

Vegan BBQ in Fort Lauderdale

$0-13.10 | huizenga Plaza

Farm Tours at Tradewinds Park

$3.00-4.50 | Tradewinds Park

Blue Man Group discount

$15.00-99.00 | Adrienne Arsht Center

'Nature Connects' LEGO exhibit

Discounted | Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden

Plantation Farmers Market

8:00 am to 2:00 pm | FREE | Volunteer Park Plantation

Upper Eastside farmer's market

9:00 am to 2:00 pm | FREE | Brickell City Centre

Las Olas Oceanside Park Farmers, Antiques & Artisan Market

9:00 am to 4:00 pm | FREE | Las Olas Oceanside Park

Displays & interactive exhibits at Manatee Lagoon

9:00 am to 4:00 pm | FREE | Manatee Lagoon

Free kids' movies

10:00 am to 12:00 pm | FREE | Pembroke Pines Theatre Of The Performing Arts

Car Show in Coconut Creek includes live entertainment & food vendors

10:00 am to 2:00 pm | FREE | Coconut Creek community center

Free Water Shuttle Weekends

10:00 am to 3:00 pm | FREE | Deerfield Island Park

Free entry to History Miami with Summer Passport Program

10:00 am to 4:00 pm | FREE | HistoryMiami

Display of model railroads in Plantation

10:00 am to 4:30 pm | FREE | Plantation Historical Museum

$5 admission to Deering Estate

10:00 am to 5:00 pm | Discounted | Deering Estate

Sawgrass Farmer's & Artisan's market

10:00 am to 8:00 pm | FREE | Sawgrass Mills

Bob Marley's Three Little Birds: Discount code

11:00 am to 12:00 pm | $15.00-30.00

Heroes in my House: A Magical Journey through Black History

11:00 am to 1:00 pm | $5.00 | Sandrell Rivers Theater

Bubbies free ice cream

11:00 am to 4:30 pm | FREE

Bubble Fest

2:00 pm to 6:00 pm | FREE | Dolphin Mall

Downtown Palm Beach Gardens free summer concert series

3:00 pm to 6:00 pm | FREE | Downtown at the Gardens

Zoo Miami After Hours discount

4:00 pm to 7:00 pm | Discounted | Zoo Miami

Vegan Block Party

4:00 pm to 10:00 pm | $0-10.00 | huizenga Plaza

Free live music on Hollywood beach

7:00 pm to 9:00 pm | FREE | Hollywood beach bandshell

Live Music Saturdays at Doral Yard

8:00 pm to 10:30 pm | FREE | Doral Yard

Night sky viewing with telescopes

8:00 pm to 11:00 pm | FREE | Fox Observatory

Discount late-night movies

11:30 pm to 2:00 am | $5.00 | Coral Gables Art Cinema

Sunday, July 3, 2022

Taste of Doral

All Day | Discounted

Free museum entry with bank card

All Day | FREE | South Florida Museums

Free Palm Beach Zoo Admission for Kids

All Day | Discounted | Palm Beach Zoo

Bon Appetit Boca Raton

All Day | Discounted

Farm Tours at Tradewinds Park

$3.00-4.50 | Tradewinds Park

Blue Man Group discount

$15.00-99.00 | Adrienne Arsht Center

'Nature Connects' LEGO exhibit

Discounted | Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden

Pinecrest drive-up Farmer's Market

8:00 am to 2:00 pm | Pinecrest Gardens

Palmetto Bay Farmer's Market

8:30 am to 3:00 pm | FREE | Coral Reef Park

Vizcaya weekly farmer's market

9:00 am to 2:00 pm | Vizcaya Museum and Gardens

Tamarac Farmers Market

9:00 am to 2:00 pm | FREE | Veterans Park

Displays & interactive exhibits at Manatee Lagoon

9:00 am to 4:00 pm | FREE | Manatee Lagoon

Lincoln Road Mall market

9:00 am to 6:00 pm | FREE | Lincoln Road

dream car classic in Hollywood

10:00 am to 2:00 pm | FREE | Downtown Hollywood

Free Water Shuttle Weekends

10:00 am to 3:00 pm | FREE | Deerfield Island Park

Free entry to History Miami with Summer Passport Program

10:00 am to 4:00 pm | FREE | HistoryMiami

$5 admission to Deering Estate

10:00 am to 5:00 pm | Discounted | Deering Estate

Sawgrass Farmer's & Artisan's market

10:00 am to 8:00 pm | FREE | Sawgrass Mills

Free live music at Jazz Brunch in Fort Lauderdale

11:00 am to 2:00 pm | FREE | Fort Lauderdale Riverwalk

Bubbies free ice cream

11:00 am to 4:30 pm | FREE

Farmer's Market at Village of Merrick Park

11:00 am to 5:00 pm | Merrick Park

Bluegrass festival and acoustic jam

1:00 pm to 5:00 pm | FREE | Greynolds Park

Bubble Fest

2:00 pm to 6:00 pm | FREE | Dolphin Mall

Ocean Drive Promenade Music Series

5:00 pm | The Betsy Hotel

Live music at Gulfstream in Hallandale

6:30 pm to 9:30 pm | FREE | Gulfstream Park Village

Free live music on Hollywood beach

7:00 pm to 9:00 pm | FREE | Hollywood beach bandshell

$12 Adult Skate Night

7:00 pm to 10:00 pm | $12.00 | Xtreme Action Park

Comedy Night at Nightlife Brewing Co.

8:00 pm to 11:00 pm | FREE

Monday, July 4, 2022

Taste of Doral

All Day | Discounted

Free Palm Beach Zoo Admission for Kids

All Day | Discounted | Palm Beach Zoo

Bon Appetit Boca Raton

All Day | Discounted

'Nature Connects' LEGO exhibit

Discounted | Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden

Zoo Miami offers $17.76 entry fee

Discounted | Zoo Miami

$5 admission to Deering Estate

10:00 am to 5:00 pm | Discounted | Deering Estate

July Fourth festivities in Fort Lauderdale

12:00 pm to 9:00 pm | FREE | Las Olas Oceanside Park

Bubble Fest

2:00 pm to 6:00 pm | FREE | Dolphin Mall

Fourth on Flagler

6:00 pm to 9:30 pm | FREE | Downtown West Palm Beach

Free group bike ride in Fort Lauderdale

7:30 pm to 9:00 pm | FREE | Tarpon River Brewing

Comedy Night at Sandbar Sports Grill

8:00 pm to 11:00 pm | FREE | Sandbar Sports Grill

Tuesday, July 5, 2022

Taste of Doral

All Day | Discounted

AMC Theatres discount Tuesdays

All Day | Discounted | AMC Aventura

Regal Theatres: Discounted movie tickets on Tuesdays

All Day | $5.00-6.00 | Regal Cinemas Multiple Locations

Free Palm Beach Zoo Admission for Kids

All Day | Discounted | Palm Beach Zoo

Bon Appetit Boca Raton

All Day | Discounted

Regal Cinemas kids' summer movies for $2

Discounted | Regal Cinemas

'Nature Connects' LEGO exhibit

Discounted | Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden

Displays & interactive exhibits at Manatee Lagoon

9:00 am to 4:00 pm | FREE | Manatee Lagoon

Free kids' movies at Paragon theaters

10:00 am to 12:00 pm | FREE | Paragon Theaters, Multiple Locations

Display of model railroads in Plantation

10:00 am to 4:30 pm | FREE | Plantation Historical Museum

Bob Marley's Three Little Birds: Discount code

10:30 am to 11:30 pm | $15.00-30.00

Bubble Fest

2:00 pm to 6:00 pm | FREE | Dolphin Mall

Market Tuesdays at CityPlace Doral

5:00 pm to 9:00 pm | CityPlace Doral

Food truck gathering at Haulover Park

5:00 pm to 9:30 pm | FREE | Haulover Beach Park

Food Trucks Tuesdays

5:00 pm to 10:00 pm | FREE | Haulover Beach Park

Comedy Night

8:00 pm to 10:00 pm | $5.00 | Arts Garage

Wednesday, July 6, 2022

Taste of Doral

All Day | Discounted

Free Palm Beach Zoo Admission for Kids

All Day | Discounted | Palm Beach Zoo

Bon Appetit Boca Raton

All Day | Discounted

Regal Cinemas kids' summer movies for $2

Discounted | Regal Cinemas

'Nature Connects' LEGO exhibit

Discounted | Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden

Displays & interactive exhibits at Manatee Lagoon

9:00 am to 4:00 pm | FREE | Manatee Lagoon

Free kids' movies at Paragon theaters

10:00 am to 12:00 pm | FREE | Paragon Theaters, Multiple Locations

Summer Art Classes for Kids (Free!)

10:00 am to 1:00 pm | FREE | Miami Beach Botanical Garden

Free art classes for kids

10:00 am to 1:00 pm | FREE | Miami Beach Botanical Garden

Free entry to History Miami with Summer Passport Program

10:00 am to 4:00 pm | FREE | HistoryMiami

$1.50 Summer Movie Clubhouse for kids at Cinemark

10:30 am to 12:00 pm | Discounted | Cinemark

Bob Marley's Three Little Birds: Discount code

10:30 am to 11:30 pm | $15.00-30.00

Bubble Fest

2:00 pm to 6:00 pm | FREE | Dolphin Mall

Food Trucks In Volunteer Park

4:00 pm to 8:00 pm | Volunteer Park Plantation

Food truck gathering at Pelican Harbor Marina

5:00 pm to 10:00 pm | FREE | Pelican Harbor Marina

$8 roller skating in Davie

6:00 pm to 8:30 pm | Discounted | Galaxy Skateway Davie

Free live music on Hollywood beach

7:00 pm to 9:00 pm | FREE | Hollywood beach bandshell

Drum circle

7:00 pm to 9:00 pm | FREE | Norton Museum of Art

Comedy Night at Pub 52

8:00 pm to 11:00 pm | FREE | Nightlife Brewing Co.

Comedy Night at Exit One Taproom

8:00 pm to 11:00 pm | FREE

Live Music Wednesdays

9:00 pm | FREE | Bodega Taqueria y Tequila

Thursday, July 7, 2022

Taste of Doral

All Day | Discounted

Free Palm Beach Zoo Admission for Kids

All Day | Discounted | Palm Beach Zoo

Bon Appetit Boca Raton

All Day | Discounted

'Nature Connects' LEGO exhibit

Discounted | Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden

Shakespeare Festival "Richard II" in Jupiter

FREE | Seabreeze Amphitheater

Tai Chi class

8:00 am to 10:00 am | FREE | Norton Museum of Art

Displays & interactive exhibits at Manatee Lagoon

9:00 am to 4:00 pm | FREE | Manatee Lagoon

Free kids' movies at Paragon theaters

10:00 am to 12:00 pm | FREE | Paragon Theaters, Multiple Locations

Free entry to History Miami with Summer Passport Program

10:00 am to 4:00 pm | FREE | HistoryMiami

Display of model railroads in Plantation

10:00 am to 4:30 pm | FREE | Plantation Historical Museum

Bob Marley's Three Little Birds: Discount code

10:30 am to 11:30 pm | $15.00-30.00

Free entry day for NSU Art Museum Fort Lauderdale

11:00 am to 5:00 pm | FREE | NSU Art Museum Fort Lauderdale

Bubble Fest

2:00 pm to 6:00 pm | FREE | Dolphin Mall

Food trucks and music

5:00 pm to 9:00 pm | FREE | Wellington Amphitheater

Free live music on Hollywood beach

7:00 pm to 9:00 pm | FREE | Hollywood beach bandshell

Live music at Doral Yard

7:00 pm to 9:30 pm | FREE | Doral Yard

$12 Adult Skate Night

7:00 pm to 10:00 pm | $12.00 | Xtreme Action Park

Community Jam Session

8:00 pm to 10:00 pm | FREE | South Florida Center for Percussive Arts

Friday, July 8, 2022

Taste of Doral

All Day | Discounted

Free Palm Beach Zoo Admission for Kids

All Day | Discounted | Palm Beach Zoo

Florida Supercon

All Day | $10.00-350.00 | Miami Beach Convention Center

Bon Appetit Boca Raton

All Day | Discounted

'Nature Connects' LEGO exhibit

Discounted | Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden

Shakespeare Festival "Richard II" in Jupiter

FREE | Seabreeze Amphitheater

Displays & interactive exhibits at Manatee Lagoon

9:00 am to 4:00 pm | FREE | Manatee Lagoon

Free Water Shuttle Weekends

10:00 am to 3:00 pm | FREE | Deerfield Island Park

Free entry to History Miami with Summer Passport Program

10:00 am to 4:00 pm | FREE | HistoryMiami

Display of model railroads in Plantation

10:00 am to 4:30 pm | FREE | Plantation Historical Museum

Bob Marley's Three Little Birds: Discount code

10:30 am to 11:30 pm | $15.00-30.00

Bubble Fest

2:00 pm to 6:00 pm | FREE | Dolphin Mall

Zoo Miami After Hours discount

4:00 pm to 7:00 pm | Discounted | Zoo Miami

Food truck gathering at Tropical Park

5:30 pm to 10:30 pm | FREE | Tropical Park

Live music at Gulfstream in Hallandale

6:30 pm to 9:30 pm | FREE | Gulfstream Park Village

Free Friday Night Sound Waves concert in Fort Lauderdale

6:30 pm to 9:30 pm | FREE | Las Olas Oceanside Park

Water Taxi Sunset cruise with live entertainment

6:30 pm to 9:30 pm | $20.00 | Intracoastal Waterway

Free live music on Hollywood beach

7:00 pm to 9:00 pm | FREE | Hollywood beach bandshell

Free Friday Drum Jam

7:00 pm to 9:00 pm | FREE | South Florida Center for Percussive Arts

Starlight Musicals live entertainment

7:00 pm to 10:00 pm | FREE | Holiday Park

Enjoy a free movie in West Palm Beach during Screen on the Green

7:00 pm to 10:00 pm | FREE | Waterfront Commons

Bob Marley's Three Little Birds: Discount code

7:30 pm to 8:30 pm | $-5.00-30.00

Free outdoor family-friendly films

8:00 pm to 10:00 pm | FREE | ArtsPark

Free tribute band concert

8:00 pm to 10:00 pm | Mizner Park in Boca

Dinner and a Show at Doral Yard

8:00 pm to 10:30 pm | FREE | Doral Yard

Miami Design District

The Miami Design District recently hosted a month-long outdoor movie series in an open-air courtyard, we will let you know if those resume.

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