Clicky Skip to Content

Appreciate the talents of artists and artisans with lively art festivals, which draw exhibitors from South Florida region as well as different parts of the United States. South Florida has lots of arts festivals, craft fairs and artisan markets in Miami-Dade, Broward and Palm beach counties. Many events are free or inexpensive. In winter, South …

Read More about Art festivals, craft fairs and artisan markets

Fort Lauderdale Riverwalk offers a delightful stretch along the New River for sightseeing, photography and romantic walks.  Riverwalk runs along the river from about Southwest Fifth Street east toward Federal Highway, incorporating Esplanade Park. It also serves as a scenic venue for food festivals and live jazz.   Riverwalk Photography Tips Jason Leidy, who’s with Middle …

Read More about Fort Lauderdale Riverwalk is lovely for walks, photo ops & festivals

Festive Juneteenth events in Broward include entertainment, speakers, and festivals with activities for kids. Plenty of Juneteenth events offer free entry. Juneteenth is a federal holiday representing freedom from slavery in the United States. In 2024, Juneteenth events  include Hollywood Juneteenth event is 5 p.m. to 10 p.m. Friday, June 14, at ArtsPark on Hollywood …

Read More about Juneteenth festivals & events in Broward

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 …

Read More about Top festivals & events in April in Broward

Regardless of the weather in the Sunshine State, South Florida embraces autumn with fall festivals, pumpkin patches and other seasonal events. Fall festivals often feature pumpkins, hayrides & scarecrows. Pull out your plaid shirt and roll up the sleeves. Lots of events in Miami-Dade, Broward and Palm Beach counties are free.  Fall is also the …

Read More about Fall and harvest festivals in South Florida

Florida shoppers rev up your wallets for a tax-free shopping spree.  For a tax freedom event in July, eligible outdoor recreation items and entry to eligible venues & events are exempt from  usual Florida state sales tax. You’ll save at least 6 percent on qualifying purchases. Florida Tax Freedom event in 2024 is offered in …

Read More about Florida offers tax-free event for recreation items & tickets

The South Florida Bluegrass Association offers a free bluegrass festival and acoustic jam on the first Sunday of the month at Greynolds Park, 18501 NE 22nd Ave., North Miami Beach. The 2024 dates are: May 5; June 2; July 7; Aug. 4; Sept. 1; Oct. 6; Nov. 3 and Dec. 1. Musicians in attendance at …

Read More about Free monthly bluegrass festival at Greynolds Park

Living on the CheapMiami on the Cheap is a member of Living on the Cheap, a network of websites published by frugalistas, journalists and consumer advocates. Find practical advice on saving money on groceries, travel and shopping, plus tips from our experts on how to live the good life for less at Living on the Cheap.

Living on the Cheap in the Media