| Aug 1, 2014
| 12:48 PM
Butterfly Weekend: You’ve seen them in your garden, on flowers and fluttering around town, but have you seen butterflies in IMAX 3-D? The 2012 film “Flight of the Butterflies” will screen Sunday, the final day of butterfly weekend at the...
| May 13, 2014
| 6:58 AM
Here's great value on cool summer fun: Pay one price and get in at four South Florida attractions with the Summer Savings Pass.
The pass offers unlimited visits to Zoo Miami, Miami Seaquarium, Lion Country Safari and The Museum of Discovery and...
| Jun 5, 2014
| 12:21 PM
It's the first full weekend of the month on Saturday and Sunday, which means you can visit South Florida museums for free with an ID and a Bank of America credit or debit card.
Get in free at more than 150 U.S. venues with BOA's Museum on Us program. It...
| Jun 11, 2014
| 1:06 PM
Woo hoo! School's out!
Friday is the first official day of summer for public school kids and it's time to find ways to save on fun in the South Florida sun.
Here's a roundup of freebies and money-saving deals that will keep everyone cool and busy...
| Jun 20, 2014
| 1:06 PM
SPLASHTACULAR SUMMER CELEBRATION
Through Aug. 17. Children can enjoy inflatable water slides and wet slip-n-slides as part of the kids’ water play area. Plus, Salty’s Pirate Playground and the park’s Spray and Play misting...
| May 25, 2014
| 4:54 AM
It's hard to believe it's already Memorial Day.
Didn't we just celebrate the holidays?
Since this weekend officially kicks off summer, and kids get out of public school on June 5, let's get the party started with some economical fun in and out of...
| Apr 6, 2014
| 9:00 PM
Now's the time to register for a chance to catch sea turtles in the act of laying their eggs.
The Museum of Discovery and Science's annual Turtle Walks on Fort Lauderdale beach start in June, but fill up fast.
"South Florida is one of the most...
| Jun 23, 2014
| 2:46 PM
Create-a-Skate Live: Gnarly skateboards are built for more than performing ollies and mute grabs. It's the board's custom engineering, from the grip tape to the deck, that ensures momentum on the half-pipe. In short, there's a scientific method that...
| Jun 20, 2014
| 9:20 AM
Youths can learn the nuts and bolts of building a skateboard, then get rolling on their own creation.
In his trademark white lab coat, Paul Schmitt, founder of the nonprofit CreateAskate, will conduct workshops noon June 23-24 at the Museum of Discovery...
| Apr 30, 2014
| 2:56 PM
For foodies, charity begins with three upcoming events where food is the focus of the fundraising.
The Sweet Soiree – The Science of Chocolate, 6-8 p.m., May 13, Museum of Discovery and Science, 401 SW Second St., Fort Lauderdale, 954-467-6637,...
| May 22, 2014
| 2:52 PM
"Avatar: Special Edition — An IMAX 3D Experience": Filmmaker James Cameron’s own blue man group, better known as the Na’vi, will air out their drama on the big screen for at least another week at the Museum of Discovery and Science...
| Jun 2, 2014
| 1:55 PM
Sea Turtle Walks: Watch 300-pound loggerhead sea turtles crawl from the ocean to lay their eggs on Fort Lauderdale beach during an evening walk with the Museum of Discovery and Science. The program begins at the museum, where participants will watch a...