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Winter wonderland arts and crafts festival in Sunrise

For kids who want to play in snow and see Santa, Winter Wonderland for youngsters is featured at an Arts Festival in Sunrise. The popular festival  in 2022 is 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. December 10 at Welleby Park, 11100 NW 44th Street, Sunrise, FL 33351. Parking is free. Fees: Entry is free for Sunrise …

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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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Bite into big savings with Sonic Drive-In’s 2 for $5 value menu

Rev up the savings at Sonic Drive-In! The popular fast-food restaurant just introduced a new a 2 for $5 value menu with lots of tasty options for hungry bargain hunters, at participating locations for a limited time. With so many pairings, customers can bag lots of savings and satisfy their hunger at the same time. …

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Seeing stars: Use telescopes for free at Fox Observatory in Sunrise

The South Florida Amateur Astronomy Association offers telescopes at Fox Observatory in Sunrise for peering into the night sky. Fox Observatory is inside Markham Park, 16001 W State Road 84, Sunrise, FL 33326. The facility is usually open Saturdays from about dusk until about 11 p.m, weather permitting, and representatives of South Florida Amateur Astronomers …

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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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Sunrise park offers new splash pad & dog park

  Park hours for Thanksgiving are 8 a.m. – 3 p.m.   Welleby Park in Sunrise is sporting new features.  Features at Welleby Park include a splash pad, playground, and Safety Town play area.  A boardwalk runs along a lake. Dogs are welcome to nose around Pawgrass dog park. The park is at 11100 NW …

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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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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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