Free things to do in Miami

Free samplings and cooking demos at Fresh Market

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Several fresh market locations are hosting samplings and cooking demos throughout August. The “Fresh Flavors” events feature Chef Kristin Johanson, who will be preparing a turkey green chili taco salad during the cooking demos and then handing out the freshly made recipe to shoppers. Chef Johanson will be at the following Miami Fresh Market locations […]

Gold Coast Museum free first Saturday

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The Gold Coast Railroad Museum offers free admission the first Saturday of the month. Tickets to ride a train range from $5 to $12 per ticket. It’s great for any train enthusiast, Thomas the Train lover or young kids. The food is reasonably priced (Frankie’s pizza food truck!) and there are plenty of trains to […]

Free Ladies Leading film series at Wolfsonian

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Inspired by the current exhibition Women, Art, and Social Change, the Wolfsonian is hosting a month-long summer Ladies Leading Film Series. All screenings are on Fridays at 7 p.m. and admission is free. Here’s the schedule: Aug. 7: His Girl Friday a 1940 film starring Rosalind Russell as an ace reporter who won’t take no for an answer from editor […]

Free back-to-school event at The Falls

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Spend the weekend celebrating the Second Anniversary of Kiddos Magazine and getting ready for Back to School at The Falls on Saturday, Aug. 1, and Sunday, Aug. 2, from noon to 6 p.m. Admission both days is free. There will be arts & crafts, face painting, a balloon artist, sports demonstrations, Back to School exhibitors and […]

Free outdoor jazz at MOCA

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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 […]

Visit museums free this weekend

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The first full weekend of the month is coming, and that means Bank of America customers can visit museums free through the bank’s Museums On Us program. Just show your Bank of America or Merrill Lynch credit or debit card and a photo ID on Saturday or Sunday, and you will get free admission to more than […]

Free Viernes Culturales/Cultural Fridays

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Viernes Culturales (Cultural Fridays), a free arts and music festival, takes place on the last Friday of the month from 7 to 11 p.m. Viernes Culturales features dancing under the stars, domino games, cigar rollers, cafecitos and mojitos. The Domino Plaza is filled with works by local artists and artisans. Take free tour of Little […]

Free Lego Bricks interactive play at IKEA

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Bricks 4 Kidz is bringing Lego fun to the IKEA store in Doral on Sunday, July 26, and Thursday, Aug. 9, from 1-4 p.m. The free interactive play areas include Marble Maze, Remote Race and Spin Warrior Battle. These model plans, created by engineers and architects, help reinforce the STEM (Science Technology Engineering Math) principle and also […]