Free things to do in Miami

Free screening of short films

oddities soundwave - crop_tcm6-99954

Miami Dade College’s Lynn and Louis Wolfson II Florida Moving Image Archives and Obsolete Media Miami are presenting the program Sonic Oddities Sunday, Aug. 30, at 1:30 p.m. at O Cinema in Wynwood. Admission to the event is free. The afternoon features a variety of offbeat archival, historical and experimental short films taken from the collection of film […]

Free outdoor jazz at MOCA

g-jazz.jpg

The last Friday of the month brings a free concert and free admission at the Museum of Contemporary Art, 770 NE 125 St., North Miami. The museum is open by donation from 7 to 10 p.m. during this event. (Admission is always free for children under 12, North Miami residents and city employees.) Plus, there is plenty of free […]

Free Big Night in Little Haiti

big-night-in-little-haiti

Big Night in Little Haiti takes place on the third Friday of the month, with children’s activities as well as artists, arts and crafts and food vendors from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. There is free admission and free parking.   The featured performer on Aug. 21 will be NP Plezi’n Nap Pran, which will play […]

Free Capoeira master class at Bayfront Park

Capoeira

Capoeira, an afro-Brazilian martial art form, is a class now being taught at Bayfront Park every Saturday from 10:30 a.m. to noon. The class, taught by Capoeira Master Mestre Ze Com Fome of Brazil, is a full body workout that combines dance, martial arts, music and acrobatics set to drumming, singing and rhythm. Bayfront Park […]

Free days at national parks

everglades-snake-bight-trail

Entry to all 392 U.S. national parks will be free Saturday, Sept. 26, in honor of National Public Lands Day. The deal includes Everglades National Park and Dry Tortugas National Park, off Key West. The National Park Service also reminds us that admission to many of our national parks, including Biscayne National Park in Miami, […]

Free films on fashion in Bal Harbour

morocco

The Fashion Project in Bal Harbour is hosting the Fashion Project Film Series through September with free film screenings hosted by Nat Chediak, director of programming at Coral Gables Art Cinema and co-founder of the Miami International Film Festival. The screenings are at Fashion Project on the third level of Bal Harbour Shops. Entitled Dressing Down the […]