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City of Miami Beach
1700 Convention Center Drive
Miami Beach, Florida 33139
Phone: 305.673.7000

Community Perks & Discounts

People who call Miami Beach home include outdoor enthusiasts, art lovers, entrepreneurs, young singles, active retirees, and families. No matter your interest or hobby, you’ll feel welcome here with various activities, groups, and organizations to fit your lifestyle. Valid proof of residency may be required.

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    Take advantage of discounts for residents

City Events

  • SoundScape Cinema Series

    The Cinema Series at SoundScape Park is held each Wednesday, October- May, beginning at 8 p.m. Each film screening is free to the public and does not require a ticket. Subscribe to the MBArtsAndCulture weekly eblast to receive weekly updates on the movie series.

  • Culture Crawl

    From October – May, Culture Crawl brings a night of free, unique, and unforgettable experiences every third Thursday of the month, from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

  • Miami Beach OnStage!

    From July – September, Live performances and temporary art installations in our beautiful parks and public spaces throughout the city. Our culturally diverse programming includes music, movies, dance, and more.

  • Parks & Recreation Events

    Free programming for all ages across a variety of activities and sports in addition to community celebrations, movie screenings, and other special events throughout the year.

  • Discounted Event Tickets

    The City of Miami Beach works to provide residents discounts to a variety of events throughout the year including Art Basel Miami Beach, the Food Network South Beach Wine & Food Festival, and more. Sign up for our e-newsletter to stay in the know about these deals.

Offers from Our Partners

  • Art Deco Welcome Center

    General Admission for Students, Military and Miami-Dade Residents Free with ID.

  • Bass Museum of Art

    Children (6 & under) and Miami Beach Residents enjoy free museum admission.

  • Holocaust Memorial

    Admission to the Memorial is free.

  • Jewish Museum of Florida

    Saturdays – Free, Children 6 & Under -Free.

  • Miami Beach Botanical Garden

    General admisssion is Free.

  • Miami City Ballet

    Get the latest special offers and discounts.

  • Miami-Dade County Cultural Affairs

    The Golden Ticket Senior Arts Program 

    Free access to the arts for seniors who are residents of Miami-Dade County.

    Culture Shock Miami
    Offering teens and young adults ages 13-22, $5 tickets to top music, theatre, and dance performances, as well as admission to museums, landmarks, and cultural destinations in Miami-Dade County.

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  • Free Blood Pressure Screenings at Fire Stations

    Services such as free blood pressure screenings are provided to the community from four Fire Stations.

  • Neighborhood Leadership Academy

    Get a fresh perspective on how to become more active in Miami Beach by signing up for the Neighborhood Leadership Academy. The free, 12-week program gives residents the information and resources they need to become more knowledgeable about Miami Beach and better participate in our diverse community. Register for an upcoming session.

  • Citizen Police Academy

    The Miami Beach Police Department offers residents an in-depth look at the agency through its Citizen Police Academy. This 12-week program gives residents and business owners an appreciation for the daily challenges that officers face as well as the comprehensive training they must undergo. The program was established to develop closer bonds with residents and businesses. The free program is offered throughout the year by employees of the Miami Beach Police Department.

    APPLY NOW! Applicants must be 18 or older without any felony convictions or significant criminal history. Priority is given to Miami Beach residents.

    Police Department Locations:
    Main Headquarters: 1100 Washington Ave.
    North End Substation: 6840 Indian Creek Drive

  • Women's Self-Defense Class

    Picture this: It’s late at night and you are walking in Miami Beach alone. What do you do if someone jumps out and grabs you? Let MBPD show you during one of our free self-defense classes. Sign up now!

  • Free GED and ESOL Classes in English

    Learn about the educational programs for our residents

  • After School Enrichment Classes

  • College Transcripts Requests

  • Miami Beach Pre-Kindergarten Program

  • SAT/ACT Prep Program

  • Adult Education - GED/ESOL

More Resident Discounts

With proof of residency, registered Miami Beach residents will enjoy the discounted hourly parking rate of $1.00 per hour at on-street meters, off-street meters, and garages. Additionally, residents are provided a discounted monthly rate at garages of $70.00/month plus tax. Please note that there are waiting lists for garage monthly permits.
To place your name on our waiting list, please call 305.673.7505.
ParkMobile has also agreed to waive transaction fees for registered Miami Beach residents when used for payment of on-street, off-street, or garage parking.

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Discounted course rates and memberships for Miami Beach residents with valid IDs.

Discounted course rates and memberships for Miami Beach residents with valid ID.

  • Miami Attraction & Museum Months

    April - May
    Culture seekers and families in search for adventure can visit attractions and museums at a discount.

  • Miami Hotel Months

    June - September
    Take advantage of special family packages, earn resort credits, enjoy luxury amenities, complimentary meals, and more.

  • Miami Spa Months

    July - August
    Treat your mind, body, and soul to some well-deserved pampering at a discount during Miami Spa Months.

  • Miami Spice Restaurant Months

    August - September
    Savor a mouthful of diverse flavors by the best chefs at a discount during Spice Restaurant Months.

  • Miami Entertainment Months

    October - November
    Incredible special offers and events, including everything from music and theater performances to sporting events, outdoor attractions, and live entertainment for two whole months.

  • Miami Arts, Culture & Heritage Months

    December - January
    Discover how various traditions have left their mark as you explore local arts and culture heritage events and programs.