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Winter holiday festivals, parades in Broward

Winter festivals, fun with Santa, and dazzling light displays are part of the seasonal festivities in South Florida. Many events are free. Some are inexpensive, or offered with deals & discounts. Please return to this feature as other events are added. 2022 Holiday Displays in Broward Symphony In Lights, free November 12-December 31 Symphony in …

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Free holiday lights display, Santa in Hallandale

Entertaining and festive, Symphony In Lights is a free outdoor light show. It’s on display at Gulfstream Park Village, an open-air shopping, dining and entertainment plaza in Hallandale Beach. The dynamic light display in 2022 is every hour on the hour from 6 p.m. to 11 p.m. November 12-December 31, 2022 with lights dancing to …

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Nova Singers to present holiday concerts: Discount available!

Save $5 on a performance featuring Nova Singers by purchasing tickets online before the show. And, if you’re a student with ID, you can see the performance for free. Nova Singers will celebrate the holidays with music in a concert series called, “Sounds of the Season.” The choral group will perform the Kevin Memley “Gloria,” …

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Pumpkin Patches in Broward

For decorating, eating, and vibrant photo ops, pumpkins are popular in South Florida. Pumpkin patches are featured at festivals, in parking lots, and at farms. If you’re looking for the perfect place to pluck your pumpkins, Broward offers a variety of pumpkin patch venues and events. Pumpkin Patches & Events with Pumpkins in Broward Flamingo …

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Things to do with kids this summer (free, low-cost & deals)

When kids are out of school for the summer, parents in South Florida appreciate ideas for fun things to do. Especially, if those activities are free. Inexpensive. Or offered with an enticing discount. Lots of indoor & outdoor fun and entertainment — including free fun and entertainment — is offered in Broward, Miami-Dade and greater …

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Free live music outdoors at Gulfstream in Hallandale

For free entertainment out in the fresh air, Gulfstream Park Village in Hallandale Beach features performances by local duos. Its Music in the Park series presents live performances Fridays and Sundays  from 6:30-9:30 p.m.,  and on Saturdays, it’s entertainment with a DJ.   Gulfstream Park Village is an open-air shopping, entertainment and dining plaza at …

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Free events with live entertainment

Plenty of events in South Florida offer free live performances featuring popular regional  talent.  Some events are outdoors and include food trucks, artisan vendors and fun activities for youngsters. They are ideal for wallet-friendly dates, family excursions and solo fun. Prior to venturing out, please verify the event you’re interested in is on. Free events …

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Ideas for free and cheap dates in Broward

If you appreciate frugal fun, delighting your sweetie with a lovely inexpensive or free date is doable in Fort Lauderdale and the rest of Broward County. Plenty of exciting events and interesting activities are free. Others are relatively inexpensive. With extra dollars in your wallet, splurge on sparkling wine, a fancy dessert, or other romantic …

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Free: Libraries loan electronics, robotics & other gear

You name it. Family-friendly fun. Yoga. Educational workshops. Tutoring. Technology & digital equipment.  Take-home tablets. Language lessons. Entertainment. It’s likely offered at a Broward library. Or,  online via the website. Most everything offered from Broward Library is free.  If you need a library card, obtain it  for free, including online versions. Read our feature, Register …

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