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Tri-Rail ‘Ride & Play’ deal

South Florida residents and visitors are invited to get on Tri-Rail for a day of family-friendly fun and get deals to the best attractions in the region as part of Tri-Rail’s annual “Ride & Play” day on Saturday, April 27 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m..

Tri-Rail riders can show their validated train fare at regional attractions, including Palm Beach Zoo & Conservation Society, Vizcaya Museum & Gardens (Miami), Bayside Marketplace (Miami), Museum of Discovery & Science (Fort Lauderdale) and Xtreme Action Park (Fort Lauderdale) to enjoy discounts and special offers on this day only.

Tri-Rail offers a $5 flat rate all day on weekends and holidays.

As part of Tri-Rail’s “Ride & Play,” riders will enjoy onboard fun on select trains for all ages complete with costumed characters, balloon artists, magicians, giveaways and the chance to meet popular radio personalities from Y100, HOT 105, Amor 107.5 and KOOL 105.5. Plus, riders will enjoy special admission prices, discounts and offers from popular regional attractions by showing a validated Tri-Rail ticket or EASY Card.

Tri-Rail’s “Ride & Play” special offers include:

  • Bayside Marketplace (Miami) – Receive a free gift with any purchase at GUESS (valid exclusively at GUESS Bayside Marketplace and GUESS Accessories Bayside Marketplace while supplies last)
  • Vizcaya Museum & Gardens (Miami) – $2 off each regular adult admission (cannot be combined with other offers)
  • Museum of Discovery & Science (Fort Lauderdale) – Enjoy $2 off of each museum admission, only
  • Xtreme Action Park (Fort Lauderdale) – One hour of free video arcade play Game Card (limit one per person)
  • Palm Beach Zoo & Conservation Society (West Palm Beach) – Enjoy $5 off of any regular price admission (up to 4 redemptions per party; cannot be combined with any other offer)

Tri-Rail riders can catch a train from 18 conveniently located stations every hour on weekends and holidays. Train service is available every day of the year with bus and Metrorail connections.

Tri-Rail’s weekend fares are just $5 round-trip and children under the age of 5 ride free. Children ages 5 to 12 receive a 50% discount by obtaining an EASY Card from a Tri-Rail Station Agent at the West Palm Beach, Pompano Beach, Fort Lauderdale Airport, Metrorail Transfer and Miami Airport stations.

To learn more about Tri-Rail’s “Ride & Play” or to find train schedules, visit www.tri-rail.com/ride-and-play or call 1-800-TRI-RAIL.

Related post: Tri-Rail offers $5 all-day fares on weekends

More free and cheap things to do this weekend:

Friday, April 12, 2019

Free Water Shuttle Weekends

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

Free live music on Hollywood beach

7:00 pm to 9:00 pm | FREE | Hollywood beach bandshell

Saturday, April 13, 2019

Upper Eastside farmer's market

9:00 am to 2:00 pm | FREE | Brickell City Centre

Free Water Shuttle Weekends

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

Moonlight $10 concert series at The Barnacle

7:00 pm to 9:00 pm | $10.00 | Barnacle Historic State Park

Free live music on Hollywood beach

7:00 pm to 9:00 pm | FREE | Hollywood beach bandshell

Discount late-night movies

11:30 pm to 2:00 am | $5.00 | Coral Gables Art Cinema

Sunday, April 14, 2019

Lincoln Road Mall market

9:00 am to 6:00 pm | FREE | Lincoln Road

Free Water Shuttle Weekends

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

Free live music on Hollywood beach

7:00 pm to 9:00 pm | FREE | Hollywood beach bandshell

Josie Gulliksen

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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, Edible South FL, Legacy Miami and Legacy South Florida and Miami New Times. She worked for nearly a decade at Miami Today covering the arts community and restaurant scene and served as Calendar Editor. She has also worked in public relations for the Diabetes Research Institute Foundation, in travel and tourism for Newman PR and at the Miami Science Museum. She has written for Florida Travel + Life Magazine, Florida Monthly Magazine, Miami.com, Indulge Miami and MiamiCurated.

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