Floating festivities are popular in the Sunshine State, especially boat parades during the winter season in Florida when yachts and other watercraft are elaborately festooned with lights and decorations. Boat parades include: December 1 December 1 Fort Myers Beach Boat Parade 6 p.m., includes Matanzas Harbor December 8 December 8 Sarasota Boat Parade 6 p.m. on Sarasota […]
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National parks and state parks in Florida are offering free entry to the public Veterans Day, an ideal way to savor the natural beauty of the Sunshine State. The offer is valid November 11 at national parks and most state parks in Florida. Information about Florida State Parks is on the website. Information about national parks in Florida […]
Festivals are plentiful in Florida, often offering opportunities for wallet-friendly family-friendly fun, dates and solo outings. Many outdoor festivals in the Sunshine State are free, or relatively inexpensive. Events include Pride festivals, Art festivals, Spring festivals & others. December Highlands Bike Fest December 8 Winter Spark Parade & Festival, , 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. festival […]
Oktoberfest fest festivities are plentiful in Florida. They include October 12-13 Oktoberfest, Downtown Avalon Park. 5 p.m. to 10 p.m. Includes Alpine dancing, food trucks, kids’ activities, German music and beer garden. Free entry October 12 & 13 Oktoberfest Jacksonville Budweiser Brewery Experience, 111 Busch Drive, Jacksonville 32218. Entry fee for adults, free for 12 and younger. 904-232-3001 October 19 […]
Relish the sights of Florida from the waterways, and snag a discount for scenic boat tours. Information about each deal from Groupon is on the link. South Florida $16 & other deals for Fiesta Cruises , $34 value $16 & other deals for Banana Boat rides in Miami, $26 value link for deal $40 & other deals for Jungle Queen in […]
Dozens of free performances are offered at various venues in St. Augustine during September. Sing Out Loud music festival includes about 200 regional and national performers. Most events are free. Performances are September 1 to September 23 at 16 venues. In addition to free events, tickets are $25 to a showcase event September 22, with proceeds directed to a domestic violence […]
Dozens of venues in Florida are participating in a national program that offers free entry to personnel on active duty in the U.S. armed forces and their families. The Blue Star Museums program for military, which includes members of National Guard and Reserve, is offered to Labor Day. The program is organized by the National Endowment for the […]
Photo/modernismmuseum.org Whether you’re travelling in Florida or tooling around as a tourist in your own town, it’s nice to nab deals for local attractions. Groupon offers deals for museums in Florida, with many representing 40% or 50% off regular fees. Information about each deal is on the link. $15 for 2 at Fort Lauderdale History […]
By Jessica Museums are a great form of entertainment for all ages. North Florida has a nice selection of museums, from art, to culture and history, to just plain silly entertainment–most at a reasonable cost. The post Free & cheap museum days in North Florida appeared first on Jacksonville on the Cheap.
By Jessica Summer snuck up on us ,and now we need some cheap entertainment for our children. We have the list you need. The post Free and cheap summer fun for First Coast kids appeared first on Jacksonville on the Cheap.