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Reef mermaids on display in Hollywood

Sculptures that are designed for an artificial reef project in South Florida are on display on land. 1000 Mermaids is an eco-art installation intended to enhance habitat for sea life offshore. They also serve as an attraction for divers and tourists. Meanwhile, elements of 1000 Mermaids are on display for free in Hollywood.  See them …

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Paddleboard rentals offered in Hollywood

For a delightful excursion on the South Florida surf, rent a paddleboard. Rentals are now offered on Hollywood beach.  Self-serve PADL kiosks are offered at New Hampshire Street in North Beach area and Keating Park, 2500 S. Ocean Drive in South Beach area. Others kiosks are being added.  Other rental venues are in Miami-Dade and …

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Downtown Hollywood murals: Take a walking tour

For a fun free outdoor activity, embark on a walking tour of Hollywood’s murals, vibrant paintings on the exteriors of structures in a quaint downtown setting. A tour of downtown Hollywood’s murals is an easy walk. The display features about 30 original works of art showcasing artists from South Florida & other parts of the …

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Free family-friendly movies Fridays in Hollywood

Watch family-friendly films for free outdoors at ArtsPark in Hollywood. Movies are usually 8 p.m. Fridays, with occasional exceptions. It’s wise to verify the event is on prior to venturing out.  Feel free to use your own portable seats and blankets. ArtsPark is on Hollywood Boulevard at U.S. One in Hollywood. Single-use plastic items, like …

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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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Free entry days for art venue in Hollywood

The Art and Culture Center of Hollywood offers free entry from noon to 4 p.m. the third Sunday of most months. In addition to art exhibits on display, Free Arts! Family Day often includes family-friendly activities. Regular prices other days are $7 for adults and $4 for kids, students and seniors. Entry is free for …

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Free entry days and museum deals in Broward

Free entry days & discounts offer a wonderful & frugal opportunity to play tourist in your own town. Many Museums in Broward offer free-entry days or discounts for groups, senior citizens, military and members of other museums. Some venues are always free. Broward museum deals & free-entry days are perfect for a rainy day, a …

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Hollywood offers live entertainment, family-friendly films & other free events

Florida’s Hollywood offers lots of fun events. Free live music. Free family-friendly films. Festivals. Unique attractions are also part of the town’s appeal. For example, Hollywood Broadwalk is a lovely oceanside pedestrian promenade.   Live entertainment at Hollywood Beach Bandshell Free live entertainment is usually featured 7 p.m. – 9 p.m. Wednesdays – Sundays at …

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Free Downtown Hollywood ArtWalk includes live entertainment & vendors

Peruse works of art indoors and outdoors and shop wares from pop-up vendors during the popular Downtown Hollywood ArtWalk. Live entertainment often includes music and magic. The free event typically takes place every third Saturday of the month, from 6 p.m. to 11 p.m., along Hollywood Boulevard and Harrison Street. The events usually include Walking …

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