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On the Horizon: Carnival's new cruise ship a kid-friendly Seuss splash

Carnival’s newest ship, Horizon, has arrived in Miami, bringing a number of fun elements for guests of all ages on the Miami-based cruise line’s biggest ship to date. The Horizon will sail out of PortMiami on six- and eight-day cruises throughout the Caribbean. The 14-deck ship accommodates 3,934...

  • Disney World's Toy Story Land: Best bets and tips for families

    Disney World's Toy Story Land: Best bets and tips for families

    Disney’s Hollywood Studios in Orlando has always been a little light on kids entertainment. It has some great elements for younger Disney fans, such as the Indiana Jones Epic Stunt Spectacular, the “Star Wars” Star Tours and the “Frozen” Sing-along. But with its focus on iconic movies, much of...

  • Kids fun this weekend: Free museums and parks, Riverwalk Fall Festival

    Kids fun this weekend: Free museums and parks, Riverwalk Fall Festival

    The Smithsonian Free Museum Day highlights this weekend, along with the Fee-Free Day at national parks. The events give families in South Florida the chance to enjoy Everglades National Park for free, along with museums and zoos such as Zoo Miami, Young at Art children’s museum in Davie and other...

  • Smithsonian Museum Day: Free entry for two at museums, gardens and zoos on Saturday

    Smithsonian Museum Day: Free entry for two at museums, gardens and zoos on Saturday

    Get in free at museums for the 14th annual Smithsonian Museum Day Live! on Saturday, Sept. 22.  A ticket allows two people free entry at more than 1,400 national venues. Pick the participating museum you'd like to visit, print the tickets, or in some cases show it on your smartphone, and enjoy....

  • $7 Saturdays in September at Flamingo Gardens

    $7 Saturdays in September at Flamingo Gardens

    Special Saturday pricing and Baby Flamingo storytimes are planned at Flamingo Gardens in Davie during the month of September. Admission is only $7 for ages 3 and older on Sept. 8, 15, 22 and 29. (Regular admission is $19.95 for adults and $12.95 for ages 3-12.) The gardens are open 9:30 a.m. to...

  • Free eats at Chick-fil-A in September

    Free eats at Chick-fil-A in September

    Get free eats at at Chick-fil-A in September. The chain is giving away an order of 8-count fried or grilled chicken nuggets with an offer in the chain's updated mobile app. If you don't already have it, download the free app, sign up with an email address to find the offer in the "rewards" section....

  • Kids eat free: Weekly deals in Palm Beach County

    Kids eat free: Weekly deals in Palm Beach County

    Some nights, preparing, serving and cleaning up a family meal isn’t on the menu. Save yourself some time and money with “kids eat free” promotions that are offered throughout Palm Beach County every week. Most promotions are good for one free kids meal with each adult entree purchased, unless otherwise...

  • Kids eat free: Weekly deals in Broward County

    Kids eat free: Weekly deals in Broward County

    Save your family time and money with 'kids eat free' promotions that are offered throughout Broward County every week.

  • The best for kids and families in South Florida | 2018 Kids Crown Awards

    The best for kids and families in South Florida | 2018 Kids Crown Awards

    We only want the best for our kids, and here they are! South Florida Parenting readers voted in 150 categories -- from pizza to pediatricians, movie theaters to maternity centers -- in Miami-Dade, Broward and Palm Beach counties.  

  • Take a break from school with an adventure: South Florida's one-day camps

    Take a break from school with an adventure: South Florida's one-day camps

    Looking for something to do with the kids on Wednesday, Sept. 19, when many schools are closed? A number of museums and zoos in South Florida offer one-day camps to keep kids entertained when their parents cannot share their days off, offering everything from arts programs to cooking, science and...

  • 'Top Chef' helped prepare Miami mom for parenting

    'Top Chef' helped prepare Miami mom for parenting

    “Top Chef” contestant Janine Booth isn’t just the executive chef of Miami’s Stiltsville Fish Bar, which she runs with her fiancé and fellow “Top Chef” alum, Jeff McInnis. She is also mom to 20-month-old daughter Sunny Harper Rose and 6-year-old Bryce, McInnis’ daughter from a previous relationship....

  • Sound, lights, dinosaurs are focus of new South Florida museum exhibits

    Sound, lights, dinosaurs are focus of new South Florida museum exhibits

    Several children’s exhibits have left South Florida recently — including “Power of Poison” at the Frost Science Museum and “Rescue!” at the Museum of Discovery and Science. Fortunately for South Florida residents and visitors, new exhibits are moving in to fill the gap for families, and the “Travel...

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