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“Salute to Heroes Week”

It’s Salute to Heroes Week at Miami Seaquarium – which means veterans, active-duty military, police, fire and law enforcement officers, plus EMT personnel, receive free admission now through Sunday, Nov. 14, 2021.

(Photo courtesy of Miami Seaquarium)

Valid military or first-responder photo identification is required and must be presented at the ticket counter. Additionally, accompanying family – up to six guests – receive 50 percent off admission.

If you don’t qualify for this deal, families can check out other discounts and special offers at the marine theme park, 4400 Rickenbacker Causeway, Key Biscayne. 

For more information on this special week, click here. 

For other deals and special promotions honoring Veterans Day this week, click here

Safety measures & guidelines

Miami Seaquarium reopened on Nov. 6, 2020, and has been welcoming back visitors with safety measures in place.

According to the website: “The health and safety of our Guests and Team Members is our top priority. In these unprecedented times, we have implemented enhanced health and safety measures to help protect everyone. But we can’t do it alone. We are counting on everyone’s efforts to do their part by cooperating with these new measures that are designed to keep every person visiting and/or working at Miami Seaquarium healthy and safe.”

As part of safety requirements, patrons MUST:

  • Wear face coverings per CDC guidelines.
  • Submit to temperature check at arrival; any person with a temperature of 100.4°F or higher, or displaying other symptoms of COVID-19, will be denied entry.
  • Wash hands often with soap and water.
  • Avoid touching your face.
  • Maintain appropriate (6 feet) distance from others not in your travel party.

Additionally, the theme park has put in place other safety measures, including:

  • Providing sanitizer stations throughout the park.
  • Limiting the number of guests to facilitate social distancing.
  • Performing enhanced sanitizing throughout the day on high-touch surfaces and rides.

For more on safety guidelines, click here. If you have questions, you can email guestservices@msq.cc.

Veterans Day 2021: Freebies & deals in Miami & South Florida

Thank you for your service. For Veterans Day, everyone wants to thank veterans and active military members for their courage and sacrifice. That includes restaurants and businesses throughout Miami and the rest of South Florida, which will show their appreciation on Nov. 11, 2021, with a FREE or discounted meal or service. Check out our constantly growing roundup of deals by clicking here!

Entertainment and events calendar

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

Saturday, July 9, 2022

PAMM free day with family activities

All Day | FREE | Perez Art Museum Miami (PAMM)

Taste of Doral

All Day | Discounted

Sensory Friendly Saturday

All Day | FREE | Miami Children’s Museum

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

Florida Supercon

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

Bon Appetit Boca Raton

All Day | Discounted

Artisan Show

All Day | FREE | Dolphin Mall

Farm Tours at Tradewinds Park

$3.00-4.50 | Tradewinds Park

'Nature Connects' LEGO exhibit

Discounted | Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden

Shakespeare Festival "Richard II" in Jupiter

FREE | Seabreeze Amphitheater

Plantation Farmers Market

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

Yappy Saturday

8:30 am to 10:00 am | FREE | Norton Museum of Art

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

Free Water Shuttle Weekends

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

Free Family Fun Day at HistoryMiami museum

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

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

Mango Festival

10:00 am to 5:00 pm | $0-25.00 | Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden

Sawgrass Farmer's & Artisan's market

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

Discount kids' movies

11:00 am to 1:00 pm | Discounted | Coral Gables Art Cinema

Aloha Polynesian culture & seafood festival

11:00 am to 7:00 pm | $0-10.00 | Pastorius Park

Family Day free admission

2:00 pm to 5:00 pm | FREE | Coral Gables Museum

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

Dania After Dark Street Festival

5:00 pm to 10:00 pm | FREE | Dania City Hall

Free live music on Hollywood beach

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

Herp Tour

7:00 pm to 9:00 pm | $0-15.00 | Deering Estate

Bob Marley's Three Little Birds: Discount code

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

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 10, 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

Artisan Show

All Day | FREE | Dolphin Mall

Farm Tours at Tradewinds Park

$3.00-4.50 | Tradewinds Park

'Nature Connects' LEGO exhibit

Discounted | Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden

Shakespeare Festival "Richard II" in Jupiter

FREE | Seabreeze Amphitheater

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

Las Olas Oceanside Park vendor market

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

Lincoln Road Mall market

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

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

Jupiter Lighthouse offers free entry for kids 18 & younger

10:00 am to 4:00 pm | Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse

Mango Festival

10:00 am to 5:00 pm | $0-25.00 | Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden

Sawgrass Farmer's & Artisan's market

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

Farmer's Market at Village of Merrick Park

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

Discount kids' movies

11:00 am | Discounted | Coral Gables Museum

Aloha Polynesian culture & seafood festival

12:00 pm to 6:00 pm | $0-10.00 | Pastorius Park

Bubble Fest

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

Home is Where the Horror is: The Shining

4:00 pm to 6:00 pm | $7.50-11.00 | O Cinema Miami Beach

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

 

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