5 things to do with the kids this weekend

The Dan Zanes Family Fest Sing-a-Long kicks off Saturday at 1:30 p.m. at the Adrienne Arsht Center.
The Dan Zanes Family Fest Sing-a-Long kicks off Saturday at 1:30 p.m. at the Adrienne Arsht Center. /

Munchkin Fun Miami’s top picks:

Dan Zanes Family Fest Sing-a-Long at the Arsht Center

An afternoon of fun activities and a performance by Dan Zanes and Friends. Sing along to traditional holiday hits such as "Let it Snow" as well as Jewish, Arabic, and Latin favorites.

•  When: Saturday, Dec. 28 at 1:30 p.m.

•  Where: Adrienne Arsht Center: 1300 Biscayne Blvd., Miami

•  Cost: Free

Fairchild Farmers’ Market

Shop local and treat the family to a morning of outdoor fun. The market features local vendors with fresh produce, honey, artisan products, handmade soaps, herb and vegetable plants, baked goods and more in the Lowlands parking lot.

•  When: Saturday Dec. 28 at 9 a.m.

•  Where: Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden: 10901 Old Cutler Rd., Coral Gables

•  Cost: Free

Parents Holiday Shopping Drop-Off at Play In

Manage holiday returns and shop post-Christmas sales solo while the kids enjoy a morning or afternoon of crafts, indoor play and games.

•  When: Saturday, Dec. 28 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

•  Where: Play IN Miami: 2501 NW 2 Ave., Miami

•  Cost: $40 per child

•  More information: $15 per hour. Click here to book or call 888-982-8618

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Miami on the Cheap’s top picks:

Free movie at North Shore Park

Every weekend North Shore Park offers free movie screenings at the bandshell. This Friday the film is the kids' favorite Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory.

•  When: Friday, Dec. 27 at 7 p.m.

•  Where: North Shore Park Bandshell, 7275 Collins Ave., Miami Beach.

•  Cost: Free.

•  More information: 305-861-3616 or

Pokemon City Championship

Pokemon card enthusiasts starting at age 10 can play in the Miami Pokemon City Championship. Registration is free. Younger children can watch the masters play with their favorite Pokemon cards.

•  When: Friday, Dec. 27 at 11:30 a.m. (registration for players is at 10:30 a.m.)

•  Where: Rock Game Shop, 7600 SW 117th Ave., Miami.

•  Cost: Free

•  More information: 305-456-1151 or

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