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CityPlace is keeping the Christmas in July tradition alive in 2024. Join Santa for a Science Sunday with Cox Science Center. Get your Christmas wish list ready early for Santa’s summertime visit to the lawn, the last Sunday in July. What: Christmas In July Photos With Santa When: July 28, 2024, from 2 to 4 …

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Public parks, schools and libraries in South Florida are among the places  featured in a federal program that offers free food for kids and teens during summer. The free meals are for kids 18 and younger. The Summer BreakSpot program is presented by the U.S. Department of Agriculture, the Florida Department of Agriculture and other …

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All aboard! The Gold Coast Railroad Museum offers free admission on the first Saturday of every month, so get the family or friends together and head on out! The museum, at 12450 SW 152nd St. (next to Zoo Miami) houses historic trains as well as a number of interactive displays. Hours are 10 a.m. to …

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If you like watching films out in the open air, Las Olas Oceanside Park in Fort Lauderdale is offering free Movies by Moonlight this summer on the second and fourth Friday nights of the month, from June 14 through August 9, 2024. These “Dog Days of Summer” events are also open to leashed and friendly …

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The Miami-Dade Public Library offers library card holders a chance to visit local museums and attractions free. When available, the Museum Passes are good for a family of four to get into:  The Bass Black Police Precinct & Courthouse Museum Coral Gables Museum  The Curtiss Mansion Deering Estate Fruit & Spice Park HistoryMiami Museum Jewish …

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Once again, Cinemark is opening the doors on its popular (and budget-friendly!) Summer Movie Clubhouse with 10 weeks of family-friendly flicks for just $1.75 each.  The 10-week summer film fest runs Monday through Thursday from June 10 to Aug. 15, 2024. Movie showtimes and days vary by location. Advance tickets are available.  Families can save even more …

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CMX Cinemas are showing kids’ movies for $1.99 this summer as part of the Summer Movie FunFest. The discount movies are at 10 a.m. every Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday. Doors open at 9:30 a.m. Tickets are available only at the box office. The series runs June 18 through August 8, 2024. Here’s the schedule for …

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Watch family-friendly films for free outdoors at ArtsPark in Hollywood.  Movies are usually 8 p.m. Fridays, with occasional exceptions. It’s wise to verify the event is on prior to venturing out.  Feel free to use your own portable seats and blankets. ArtsPark is on Hollywood Boulevard and Federal Highway, Hollywood 33020. Single-use plastic items like …

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Family-friendly films are shown for $2 each at participating Paragon theaters during the Kids Summer Movies promotion. Theaters include those in Davie, Coral Springs and Delray Beach. The $2 movies for youngsters and their families are 10 a.m. Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays during summer, June 11-Aug. 1, 2024. The movies are offered first-come, first-served, and …

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This summer, Barnes & Noble wants kids to go on an adventure without ever leaving their backyard or bedroom. All they need is a good book and a vivid imagination! To keep up with latest news, sign up for the daily South Florida on the Cheap newsletter. You may also follow us on Facebook and …

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One of the best deals around in Miami is through an organization called Culture Shock Miami. Through Culture Shock, students 13 to 22 (and their guardians) can get discount tickets to numerous cultural performances in Miami for only $5 each. New tickets go on sale at 10 a.m. the first of every month, so be …

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