10 FREE Things To Do in Miami This Summer With Your Kids
Whether you live in Miami or just planning on vacationing here with your kids, everyone enjoys doing fun activities, especially for free!
Yup. You heard right!
Here are ten fun things to do in Miami this summer for FREE:
1- Visit the Ocean; Enjoy the beach!
Plan a nice day at the beach with your family and enjoy the beautiful weather Miami has to offer.
2- Go enjoy the views at Oleta River State Park.
From mountain biking, to picnicking, hiking or swimming, Oleta River State Park has a lot to offer for free. Gather the family and join the fun at this state park that’s perfect for many activities. Keep in mind that they do offer kayaking, but it’s not free.
3- Check out story time at your local library.
I’v done this with my daughter and it’s so much fun! Your kids will love listening to entertaining stories, dancing & interacting with other parents & kids. Some libraries offer story time in Spanish and English on different days.
4- Take them to a nearby mall play area.
These play areas are usually so much fun for kids. Your kid will have a blast!
5- Visit the splash pad at South Pointe Park.
This place is surrounded by beautiful views of the ocean and filled with fresh air. There’s a really nice park for kids with a splash pad right next to it. Let your kids get messy with water & enjoy some fun in the sun!
6- Visit a farmers market.
There are numerous farmers market throughout Miami. My favorite one so far is the Coconut Grove Organic Farmers Market held every Saturdays in the Grove, from 10:00AM to 6:30PM.
7- Visit The Barnacle Historic State Park.
This is a beautiful place to go with the family. Enjoy doing a picnic here, or simply take a stroll around the park. All the way in the back, you’ll find the ocean and some great views of Miami.
8- Pick up a free museum pass from your local library.
I couldn’t believe it when I found out about this one. So awesome! Visit your local library and register a library card to get free passes. They have about 13 different museum partners, including Miami Children’s Museum, Viscaya Museum and Garden & more!
9- Free art workshops at the Perez Art Museum Miami.
Visit the museum on the second Saturday of every month to enjoy a free monthly program that features fun activities for your kids and yourself. This program emphasizes families spending time together by marking art.
10- Hit Miami’s best nature trails.
There’s Virginia Key Historic Beach Park, the Everglades, Amelia Earhart Park and many more awesome nature trails that can be fun to explore with he family.
I hope you & your family have a marvelous summer, filled with memorable outings and rich experiences.
Remember to always be safe, wear sunblock & stay hydrated!