Shop tax free in Florida for apparel, electronics & school supplies August 7-16 tax-free week

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By Patti Roth Eligible electronic equipment, school supplies and apparel are sold without state sales tax during a tax-free event in Florida. The tax-free shopping week is August 7 to August 16 for back-to-school and other purchases. During the week, eligible items are exempt from the regular 6 percent Florida sales tax. Qualifying items include […]

Free Admission to the Norton Museum of Art and Art After Dark on Thursdays

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Florida residents can visit the Norton Museum of Art and enjoy Art After Dark, between now and Sept. 3., for free on Thursdays. The museum features American art, Chinese art, contemporary art, European art and photography. At Art After Dark enjoy art with live music, food and more. On Thursdays, the museum is open from 10 […]

Palm Beach County Residents Can Visit the Norton Museum of Art for Free on Saturdays

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Palm Beach County residents can visit the Norton Museum of Art for free, on Saturdays, all year. American art, Chinese art, contemporary art, European art and photography can be found at the museum. On Saturdays, the museum is open from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and is located at 1451 S Olive Ave, West Palm Beach, FL […]

Don’t drive drunk, AAA’s free ‘Tow To Go’ in Florida

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By Patti The free Tow To Go program, a partnership of AAA and Bud Light, works to keep drunk drivers off the road on holidays. It’s a good reminder to think before you go out, and designate a driver who’ll stay sober. Tow To Go, which is offered various holidays in Florida, provides AAA tow […]

Deals for Florida vacations in Sebring, Delray Beach, South Beach & others

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By Living on the Cheap Resorts and hotels in Delray Beach, South Beach and Sebring are included in vacation deals  in Florida and around the world.  Some of the discounts offered by Groupon Getaways, Living Social Escapes and Travelzoo are 40 percent to 50 percent off, or more. These are among the freshest deals, with […]

Vacation discounts in Orlando, Fort Lauderdale, Marco Island & others in Florida

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By Living on the Cheap Discounts for hotels and resorts in Florida and around the world are offered by Groupon Getaways, Living Social Escapes and Travelzoo. Some of discounts are 40 percent to 50 percent off, or more. These are among the freshest deals, with links for information and purchases. Fort Lauderdale, from $109 The […]

Ticket deals for Sunfest events in West Palm Beach

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from Palm Beach On The Cheap Are you heading out to Sunfest this year? This annual waterfront music and art festival will return to South Florida from April 29 to May 3, 2015. Taking place on Florida’s Intracoastal Waterway, extending along Flagler Drive from Banyan Blvd to Lakeview Ave, SunFest is expected to attract over 175,000 visitors […]

Discount for Bahamas cruise from South Florida

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Hop on the ship Norwegian Sky for a cruise from South Florida to the Bahamas. Groupon is offering discount prices from $318 for two guests boarding in Miami. The various options for 3-day and 4-day cruises range from $318 to $658, depending on the accommodations and itinerary, which includes Nassau and Great Stirrup Cay.  Taxes and fees are […]

Free entry to Florida state parks with book or library card

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Florida state parks are offeringa free entry day for guests who bring a book. For International Literacy Day, most state parks are offering the book-related entry day. splay a checked out library book, a library card or drop off a family-friendly book. Regular fees for boat rentals and other activities are in effect. Information is on the […]