Stories with 'family fun' tag

Open House at Les Ailes du Desir

Join us for a day of circus fun at Les Ailes du Desir circus school! In this free event, we welcome kids ages 5 and up to sample a variety of amazing circus activities, enter to win an exciting contest, enjoy refreshments, and see a special live performance from real professional circus artists! We welcome […]

/ August 15, 2018

Sensing Music at Vizcaya

Bring family and friends to Vizcaya to enjoy a musical experience for the senses. With the collaboration of the Miami Conservatory of Music, explore the musical instruments in Vizcaya’s collections and make instruments of your own to take home! Tickets are available online and include museum admission. Recommended ages: 6-12.

/ April 25, 2018

First Annual Pirate Festival set to sail on the New River in Downtown Fort Lauderdale

The Rotary Club of Fort Lauderdale in partnership with Bobby Rodriguez, producer of the world renowned Florida Renaissance Festival, have created the first annual Fort Lauderdale Pirate Festival presented by iUniforms at Esplanade Park on the New River in Downtown Fort Lauderdale on May 12, 2018 from 11am to 7pm. This extraordinary one day free […]

/ April 13, 2018

Grillin N Chillin

GRILLIN N’ CHILLIN IS FREE AND READY TO TAKE SOUTH FLORIDA’S BBQ SEASON INTO HIGH GEAR   WHAT:     Grillin N’ Chillin kicks off BBQ season with a full-blown countryside event that’s free for the entire family. Whether you’re craving backyard barbecue spare ribs, a southern brisket or a mouthwatering pulled pork sandwich, Grillin […]

/ March 19, 2018

Behold the Bold Umbrellaphant

Orchestra Miami’s Nicklaus Children’s Family Fun Series concludes at 3 PM  on Sunday, March 25th with “Behold the Bold Umbrellaphant” and “ A Treeful of Monkeys”, two delightful and witty pieces for children performed by the chamber ensemble of Orchestra Miami and narrator. What do you get when you mix a tuba with a baboon? […]

/ March 14, 2018

Wild Vizcaya

Attention children and families! Join Vizcaya, and a team of scientists and experts, to find and catalogue the wildlife living at Vizcaya. Learn techniques for exploring, observing, collecting data, and uploading photographs using iNaturalist on your phone or tablet. This is not required to participate. FREE with museum admission. No pre-registration required.

/ January 26, 2018

Wild Vizcaya: Nocturnal Edition

Bring the family and friends to encounter many kinds of nocturnal life in Vizcaya’s preserved habitats. See the bugs that call Vizcaya home with techniques to attract insects like “light sheets”, make bat-houses to install at your own homes and more! FREE for Vizcaya Members.

/ January 26, 2018

Hand Embroidery for Beginners

Age recommended: 10 and up ​ Learn the basics of embroidery from materials to use to essential stitches and techniques to ensure you end up with a mini masterpiece and a love for a new art. Lead by Miami embroidery artists, MacuNana. ​ Cost: $30 USD What’s included: – 2 hours of instruction with MacuNana […]

/ August 19, 2017

Toast to Art: Paint Night at the ARC

Come unwind at The ARC with a fun Friday paint session led by local artist Chris Austin! No painting experience is necessary as Chris will lead you to unleash your inner artist to create a unique image that you can take home. Space is limited so reserve your canvas today! Includes all materials, live instruction, […]

/ August 2, 2017

Pottery Painting: Sitting Fairy

Age recommended: 13 and up ​ Join us for an afternoon of fun art and new friends. Led by Victoria Fernandez, illustrator and ceramist, this class is designed for beginners and will provide you with the proper tools and tricks to paint a lovely fairy! The class will include all materials, cover the basics in […]

/ August 18, 2017