IDEA@thebass: Free family day Sunday

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IDEA@thebass is free for children and adults the last Sunday of most months, 2-4 p.m. Activities include art projects, scavenger hunts and prizes. The upcoming schedule is as follows: Jan. 25 featuring a concert by the Miami Symphony Orchestra Feb. 22 Busts of Me March 29 Text Me: Wordy Art April 26 Architecture Challenge May: No family Day The […]

23 free and cheap things to do for spring break in Miami

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It’s Spring Break for Miami-Dade public school students, and many from private schools as well. It’s the perfect time to enjoy a family staycation and enjoy for free what tourists pay hundreds of dollars to come here to enjoy. Here are 23-plus free and cheap things to do with kids for Spring Break in Miami-Dade: […]

Free Friday at Miami Children’s Museum

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Every third Friday of the Month, Miami Children’s Museum has free admission from 3 p.m. to 9 p.m. The program is sponsored by Target. Events include interactive activities and crafts and storytelling. Children can also explore hundreds of bilingual, interactive exhibits related to arts, culture, community and communication. Miami Children’s Museum is at 980 MacArthur Causeway, Miami, Florida 33132. Phone: […]

Free Sunset Jams performances

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The Miami-Dade Public Library System is hosting a Storytelling Miami series including the free Sunset Jams series that runs in March and April at library branches and other locations. Attendees are encouraged to bring a blanket and chair to enjoy these free shows. Here’s the schedule: Wednesday, March 18: Fantasy Theatre Factory presents its “Fantasy Stew” show. 6:30-7:30 p.m., […]

Free family storytelling festival at Miami-Dade libraries

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The Miami-Dade Public Library System is hoping to draw kids to the library to marvel at the magic of telling stories with a Miami Storytelling Festival. The free events are on Saturdays from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. and will feature storytellers, magic shows, music, arts and crafts and giveaways. Each event also will include “What Do […]

Family fun day at Tropical Park

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Be part of a good cause. On Sunday, April 26, a Family Fun Day will be held in honor of Erika Spaide, who passed away from a rare genetic disease called Batten. The event is from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Tropical Park, located at 7900 SW 40th St, Miami, FL 33155. Admission to the event is $5 […]

Pinecrest Gardens $5 Movie Night

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Pinecrest Gardens movie nights are back with $5 Family Movie Night and $5 Nature Movie Night. Patrons can watch a film outdoors and buy popcorn, soft drinks, hot dogs, and other snacks at the events. Family Movie Night begins with a “flashlight tour” of the gardens at 7:30 p.m. and 7:45 p.m.  (bring your own flashlight) and the […]

Cheap Spring Break camps

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Keep the kids from bouncing off the walls during Spring Break Week with these cheap options around town. They all run from Monday, March 23, to Friday, March 27: Fit 2 Play camps at variousMiami-Dade parks. Spring camp locations here. Camps are from 9 a.m.  to 5 p.m., with early drop-off available at 7:30 a.m. […]