Best of South Florida Events: Jan. 13-20

Movies on the Beach, Bal Harbour

Movies on the Beach, Bal Harbour

Florida Travel Guide - Jan. 13-20 : Things to Do in South Florida

From movies to art festivals, we have a string of events to keep you busy this week!

1) Movies on the Beach

Watch Casablanca under the stars complete with free popcorn, pillows and comfy couches.

  • Highlight: Movie outdoors.
  • When: Jan. 14, 8 p.m.
  • Where: 9700 Collins Ave., Bal Harbour, FL 33154
  • Cost: Free

2) Hike the Everglades

Free admission to see the largest subtropical wilderness in the United States – Everglades National Park. Hike trails, kayak waters or go on a tram tour – the wildlife possibilities are plentiful, from alligators to herons!

  • Highlight: Free admission all weekend long.
  • When: Jan. 14 – 16.
  • Where: 40001 State Highway 9336, Homestead, FL 33034
  • Cost: Free

3) 7 Shot Symphony

Also known as The Kickass Cowboy Show, this blend of Cirque du Solei and Quentin Tarantino mash-up of myths set agains an Old West backdrop has received praise across the midwest !

  • Highlight: Free admission all weekend long.
  • When: Jan. 12 – 14. Evening performances.
  • Where: Sidney & Berne Davis Art Center, 2301 First Street, Ft. Myers, FL 33901
  • Cost: $20.

4) Pigeon Key

Celebrate the Seven Mile Bridge with historical reenactments, 1900s-era foods, songs, square dances, games and demonstrations!

  • Highlight: Celebrate 100 years of the “Over-the-sea” railroad.
  • When: Jan. 14, 10am-4pm.
  • Where: Pigeon Key, 1 Knights Key Boulevard  Marathon, FL 33050-2002
  • Cost: Free.

5) Laugh with Willie Barcena

Host of “Latino Laugh Festival – The Show”, comedian Willie Barcena has had numerous appearances from “The Tonight Show with Jay Leno” to “Moesha,” and now Off the Hook Comedy club!

  • Highlight: Laugh, laugh and laugh.
  • When: Jan. 13&14, 8&10 pm., 15th at 9:30 pm
  • Where: Off the Hook Comedy Club (Capt. Briens), 599 S. Collier Blvd., Ste. 218, Marco Island, FL 34145
  • Cost: $20-45.

Tell us…

What are you planning for this week?