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Student discounts to the arts, shows and museums in Miami

One of the best deals around in Miami is through an organization called Culture Shock Miami. Through Culture Shock, students 13 to 22 can get discount tickets to numerous cultural performances in Miami for only $5 each. Tickets go on sale the 1st day of each month. Here is a list: $5 tickets to Percussion Consort: …

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Plantation Historical Museum offers a free glimpse of model railroads

Come on and take a free ride. Plantation Historical Museum is always free, and is featuring a display of running model trains. This model trains exhibit is open until October 1, 2022.  The museum usually is open 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. and 1 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. on Tuesdays, Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays, with …

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Manatee Lagoon in Riviera Beach offers interactive exhibits & it’s free

Interactive educational exhibits, solar trees and opportunities for selfies are featured at a waterfront attraction in Riviera Beach. Entry to Manatee Lagoon is free. Parking is free. It’s an ideal idea for a free excursion with the family. Manatee Lagoon includes interactive educational exhibits augmented reality 3D animated solar tree exhibit lagoonside presentations focusing on …

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Free live music at Hollywood Bandshell

The Hollywood Bandshell is a delightful venue for free live entertainment oceanside.  Salty breezes. Waves rolling ashore. Favorite local bands — and fans — rocking out. What could be better? Additionally, the bandshell is on a lovely pedestrian promenade. Entertainment is usually from 7 p.m. – 9 p.m. Wednesdays – Sundays, featuring popular regional performers. Hollywood …

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Skate Park in Weston offers free recreation

Dust off your skates & skateboards. Weston enhanced Tequesta Trace Park with a new skate park. Ramps and rails are included at the park, and entry is free. Tequesta Trace Skate Park is at Tequesta Trace Park, 600 Indian Trace, Weston 33326 The skate park is for inline skates, skateboards and scooters. Helmets and pads …

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Dolphin Mall features live music & local vendors

Celebrate summer fun at Dolphin Mall, Miami-Dade County’s largest outlet mall, with an Artisan Show and their always popular weekend music showcase. The Artisan Show is one weekend each month at Moda & Ramblas areas of the mall. Now through the end of 2022, in partnership with Wynwood’s Style Market 305, Artisan Shows feature local …

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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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Rapids Water Park offers afternoon deals

For wet fun under the South Florida sun, Rapids Water Park in Riviera Beach offers water slides, flumes, raft rides, a wave pool and lazy river. Rapids Water Park offers occasional deals and afternoon discounts Deals include Sunset rates are 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. Monday through Friday, except holidays. The cost is $25, plus …

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Free water shuttles to Deerfield Island park on The Intracoastal

Deerfield Island is a natural area on the Intracoastal Waterway in north Broward that’s accessible by boat. You can ride free on a water shuttle to Deerfield Island Natural Area, weather permitting, on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays.  The free boat shuttle service usually runs from a dock at Sullivan Park, 1701 Riverview Road, Deerfield Beach, …

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Use telescopes for free at Fox Observatory

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 33326. The facility is usually open Saturdays from about dusk until about 11 p.m, weather permitting, and representatives of South Florida Amateur Astronomers Association …

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