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Redland International Orchid Festival

The Redland International Orchid Festival is a popular event in South Dade.

In 2022, it’s 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. October 7-9 at Fruit and Spice Park in The Redland. 

The event  showcases various types of orchids, plant and supplies for sale, and includes presentations. Food vendors are on site.

Orchids are loved by gardeners and homeowners because they are diverse, colorful and often fragrant.

Fees are $12 per day if purchased prior to the event while a promotion is on. At the event, entry is $15. Entry is free for ages 11 and younger. Parking is $5.

Other plant fairs: Native, exotic plant shopping in South Florida

Other museum deals, free days and special events:

Wednesday, October 5, 2022

House of Horror Amusement Park coupon

6:00 pm to 11:00 pm | Discounted | Miami International Mall

Thursday, October 6, 2022

Sunny Days/Starry Nights at NSU Art Museum Fort Lauderdale with free entry

11:00 am to 7:00 pm | FREE | NSU Art Museum Fort Lauderdale

House of Horror Amusement Park coupon

6:00 pm to 11:00 pm | Discounted | Miami International Mall

$12 Adult Skate Night

7:00 pm to 10:00 pm | $12.00 | Xtreme Action Park

Friday, October 7, 2022

Free Water Shuttle Weekends

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

Art After Dark at Norton in West Palm

4:00 pm to 9:30 pm | Discounted | Norton Museum of Art

Downtown Delray Art Walk

6:00 pm to 9:00 pm | FREE | Downtown Delray Beach

October moon viewing

6:00 pm to 9:00 pm | $10.00 | Deering Estate

Free Gallery Night entry

6:00 pm to 10:00 pm | FREE | Coral Gables Museum

House of Horror Amusement Park coupon

6:00 pm to 11:00 pm | Discounted | Miami International Mall

Fast Lane Friday

6:00 pm to 11:59 pm | $0-25.00 | Homestead-Miami Speedway

Saturday, October 8, 2022

Jewish Museum of Florida-FIU free every Saturday

All Day | FREE | Jewish Museum of Florida-FIU

Sensory Friendly Saturday

9:00 am to 11:00 am | FREE | Miami Children’s Museum

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 family fun celebrating Ukrainian culture

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

PAMM free day with family activities

11:00 am to 6:00 pm | FREE | Perez Art Museum Miami (PAMM)

Farm Tours at Tradewinds Park

11:30 am to 2:00 pm | $3.00-4.50 | Tradewinds Park

Free tour of the Adrienne Arsht Center

12:00 pm to 1:00 pm | FREE | Adrienne Arsht Center

Merrick House Museum Guided Tours

1:00 pm to 4:00 pm | $0-5.00 | Merrick House Museum

Family Day free admission

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

House of Horror Amusement Park coupon

6:00 pm to 11:00 pm | Discounted | Miami International Mall

Laser Evening: Elton John

7:00 pm to 11:30 pm | $8.00-10.00 | Phillip and Patricia Frost Museum of Science

Night sky viewing with telescopes

8:00 pm to 11:00 pm | FREE | Fox Observatory

Sunday, October 9, 2022

Free Water Shuttle Weekends

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

Farm Tours at Tradewinds Park

11:30 am to 2:00 pm | $3.00-4.50 | Tradewinds Park

Merrick House Museum Guided Tours

1:00 pm to 4:00 pm | $0-5.00 | Merrick House Museum

House of Horror Amusement Park coupon

6:00 pm to 11:00 pm | Discounted | Miami International Mall

$12 Adult Skate Night

7:00 pm to 10:00 pm | $12.00 | Xtreme Action Park

Monday, October 10, 2022

Free tour of the Adrienne Arsht Center

12:00 pm to 1:00 pm | FREE | Adrienne Arsht Center

Tuesday, October 11, 2022

House of Horror Amusement Park coupon

6:00 pm to 11:00 pm | Discounted | Miami International Mall

See all the free and cheap events this week.

Josie Gulliksen

About Josie Gulliksen

Josie Gulliksen is a freelance writer and major arts advocate and enthusiast who loves everything cultural and is excited to live in such a thriving community as Miami. A Miami native, aside from Miami on the Cheap, she currently writes for Artburst Miami, Biscayne Times, Edible South FL and Miami Media Group. She worked for nearly a decade at Miami Today as Calendar Editor and arts writer and then worked for 13 years in public relations. She has her own blog Scene Around South FL.

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