DECEMBER TO JANUARY 6, 2019
The Night GardenFairchild Tropical Botanic Garden 10901 Old Cutler Road, Miami, FL 33156 Sunday – Thursday 6:00pm – 10:00pm Friday – Saturday 6:00pm – 11:00pm This holiday season, a world of enchantment comes to Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden. Come step inside the magical NightGarden, where the Tree of Wisdom talks, fairies fly before your eyes, and dandelions are 10 ft tall. Take this unbelievable journey with the whole family and watch the magic unfold. For more information visit thenightgarden.com
Free Family Fest – Miami Music ProjectKnight Concert Hall 1300 Biscayne Blvd. Miami, FL 33132 1:30 pm
Arthritis Foundation Jingle Bell 5K Run
70th Junior Orange Bowl Holiday Parade
Downtown Coral Gables
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Mercy Hospital – Tree Lighting by the Bay3663 South Miami Ave Miami FL 33133 5:30 to 8:00 pm
The event also includes: Complimentary photo with Santa, Special Performances, Train ride, Free hot chocolate and churros, Pizza available for purchase, Musical Entertainment and Voluntary Toy Drive, your donation of a new unwrapped toy for a 3 to 10-year-old will help light-up a child’s holiday.
Harlem Globetrotters 2018 World TourDec. 7 Rick Case Arena at NSU Dec. 8 Wastco Center at UM 2:00pm Get tickets https://www.harlemglobetrotters.com/tickets
Tri-Rail’s Winter WonderlandMiami Airport Station 3861NW 21 St. Miami Fl. 33142 11:00 am to 3:00 pm Celebrate the season with 20 tons of snow! Face Painters, Cookie Decorating, Coloring Station, Snow Playground, Bounce Houses, Food Trucks, Holiday Carolers and more! The fun starts on two select southbound trains with costumed characters followed by family activities at the station. For more information visit http://www.tri-rail.com/winter-wonderland/ Free event.
Mini-Me Science: Frosty FlurriesThe Phillip and Patricia Frost Museum of Science 1101 Biscayne Blvd. Miami, FL 33132 10:30 am – 11:00 am At Frost Science, we believe it is never too early to spark a curiosity for science and
recognize that young, developing minds benefit from opportunities to play and explore in safe, educational environments. Mini-Me Science is a monthly program designed for you and your little one (children ages four and younger) to share experiences that engage the senses while promoting exploration and discovery through hands-on activities that are specifically designed for early learners. Register here! SATURDAY 15TH
Winter Shorts Moms Matinee or Parents Night Out
Adriane Arsht Center - Carnival Studio Theater
TUESDAY 25 – SUNDAY 30
Irving Berlin’s White Christmas Kids Night on BroadwayAdriane Arsht Center - Ziff Ballet Opera House
Buy One Adult Ticket, Bring One Child Free!* And on Wednesday, December 26, also join us for family-friendly festivities beginning at 6:30 p.m. in the Arsht Center lobby. Use promo code KIDSNIGHT by 11:59 p.m. on December 16. Buy Tickets here!
UNTIL DEC. 30th
The Polar Express Train Ride at Gold Coast Railroad Museum
12450 S.W. 152nd Street Miami, Florida 33177 (next to Zoo Miami)The magical story comes to life when the train departs for a 50-minute round-trip journey to the North Pole. Set to the sounds of the motion picture soundtrack, passengers will relive the magic of the story as they are whisked away on THE POLAR EXPRESS™. Once onboard, hot chocolate and treats are served as passengers read along with the classic children’s book. Families are encouraged to wear their pajamas for the ride! For more information visit https://www.goldcoastrailroadmuseum.org/the-polar-express-train-ride MONDAY 31st MiChiMu’s Noon Year’s Eve Celebration 980 MacArthur Causeway, Miami Fl 33132 s 11:00 am – 4:00 pm 3, 2, 1, HAPPY NEW YEAR! Ring in the New Year (a few hours early) with a countdown and our biggest and best balloon drop yet surrounded by confetti! Toast to the New Year with our apple juice “champagne”, and dress up for the occasion with our accessory giveaways (while supplies last). After the balloon drop, stick around for fun activities to help you continue the celebrations during the nighttime. (Make sure to arrive by 11:30 am for the balloon drop at noon!) Please note: the Museum will be closing at 4:00 pm. For more info visit: miamichildrensmuseum.org/events DECEMBER 31 TO JANUARY 4
The Phillip and Patricia Frost Museum of Science 1101 Biscayne Blvd. Miami, FL 33132 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Winter Break from school is the perfect time to chill out with science! Join Frost Science for a four-day camp and start the new year with some amazing experiments, discoveries, and investigations, all while creating friendships that’ll extend beyond the museum walls. Winter No camp on New Years Day.
Register here: frostscience.org/event/winter-camp-friend-or-foe/
Healthy Kids Day at MiChiMu980 MacArthur Causeway, Miami Fl 33132 11:00 am – 4:00 pm Jump, skip, and hop into the New Year with games, activities, and entertainment that will get you moving, learning and living healthier! Learn some great cooking tips in our Healthy Cooking Sessions, practice your yoga moves, and see how important doctor visits are with our dolly checkups. For more info visit: miamichildrensmuseum.org/events SATURDAY 19th
Free Family Fest Series:
Terrance Simien and Creole for Kidz!Knight Concert Hall 1300 Biscayne Blvd. Miami, FL 33132 1:30 pm Creole for Kidz! and the History of Zydeco is a multicultural music experience for all ages youth, student and family audiences. With his skilled and well-traveled five-piece Zydeco Experience group, two-time Grammy award-winning Terrance Simien offers up a dynamic performance that will take you to places you’ve never been before! First-Access Passes will become available Jan. 3 at noon. Free event. Toregister visit arshtcenter.org
Second Annual Bunny’s Pet ExpoThe Falls Center Court 8888 SW 136th St. Miami Fl. 33176 From 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. A family-friendly event for pet lovers! Bunny’s Pet Expo is the perfect avenue to find pet accessories, clothes, toys & supplies, veterinarians, trainers, groomers, food, organic treats & supplements, first aids, adoptions & rescue shelters, healthcare, and pet insurance. Entertainment for the whole family, Kids Zone, Doggie Fun Zone, and much more! Be Seen. Be Involved. Be Connected.
Free admission and free parking
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