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When kids are out of school for the summer, parents in South Florida appreciate ideas for fun and interesting things to do. Maybe educational. Especially, if those activities are free, cheap or come with a discount. Miami-Dade, Broward and Palm Beach counties offer lots of fun and entertainment for families. both indoors and outdoors.   We …

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Sports enthusiasts and families are drawn to Weston Regional Park for its array of features.  The park amenities include shaded playground roller hockey rinks beach tennis pickle ball sand volleyball picnic shelters lighted walking path bike DIY repair station EV vehicle station basketball team athletic  fields The park offers free occasional events including outdoor films, …

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Fix flat tires, adjust brakes and do other simple repairs on your bike at DIY repair stations at 7 parks in Weston. The fixit bike repair stations, which are free to access, include an air pump, select tools and a place to suspend the bike so the wheels spin freely. A QR label leads smart phone …

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The Summer Savings Pass is a one-price deal good for entry to four South Florida attractions. That’s some savings! This year’s pass is valid for May 17 through Aug. 31, 2024, and is $67.99 plus tax for adults and $56.99 plus tax for children (age 3 to 12).  The pass is good for the following …

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The South Florida Adventure Pass offers unlimited entry for four South Florida attractions with a summer package deal. For one price, you’ll receive entry to participating attractions as often as you want to go. The pass is good from May 15 through September 30, 2024. South Florida Adventure Pass The South Florida Adventure Pass includes …

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If you appreciate frugal fun, delighting your sweetie with a lovely inexpensive or free date is doable.  Plenty of entertaining events, attractions and interesting activities in Broward are free. Others are relatively inexpensive. With extra dollars in your wallet, splurge on sparkling wine, a fancy dessert, or other romantic indulgence. Ideas for Free & Inexpensive …

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For those who appreciate enticing and budget-friendly things to do in Broward, April offers festivals and events with live entertainment that don’t require a wad of dough. Free & Inexpensive festivals and other events  in April 2024 include Dancing in the Street, Oakland Park Slip into your dancing shoes for Dancing in The Street 6 …

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For frugal entertainment, Weston offers occasional outdoor flicks on an inflatable backdrop that are free for kids and adults.  Outdoor films for 2024 include: 7:30 p.m. Friday  February 9 “Sonic The Hedgehog 2” 8 p.m. Friday March 8 “Guardians of the Galaxy” 8 p.m. Saturday April 13 “Wall-E” It’s wise if you verify events are …

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Rock out in Weston. The town offers occasional WestonNights free events with live bands at Weston Regional Park. Outdoor events in 2024 include 7 p.m. Saturday, February 10,  Majesty of Rock 7 p.m. Saturday March 9, Wonderama performing Top 40 favorites Food trucks are usually at the events. Feel free to provide your own portable …

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If you drive an electric vehicle, some EV stations for powering up are free to use.  The stations are at libraries, parks, and other venues. At some stations, access requires a designated app.  Stations that are free to use usually are slower versions, ideal for workers and others who are leaving their vehicles for a …

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