For an opportunity to buy discount theater tickets to a popular show in Fort Lauderdale, enter an online lottery. Entering is free for “The Little Mermaid,” which is in Fort Lauderdale February 22 to March 5. Winners of the lottery are eligible to pay $28 each for up to four tickets, a fraction of the regular price. […]
Groupon is offering discounts for the popular Jungle Queen sightseeing boat tour on the New River to a tropical isle in Fort Lauderdale. The discount prices and information about the deals are on the links $37 for sightseeing tour for two guests, three hours, $55.90 value $73 for sightseeing tour for four guests, $119.80 value $78 for dinner […]
For a free family-friendly event, Butterfly Festival in north Broward features live entertainment, rides, kites, a business expo, activities, fireworks and vendors. The festival is 1 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. February 25 in Sable Pines Park, 5005 NW 39 Avenue. Parking is offsite with free shuttle rides from select sites, including Monarch High School, 5050 Wiles Road […]
Entry is free to South Florida Italian Festival at a park in southeast Broward with Italian foods, entertainment and vendors. The event is 12 p.m. to 9 p.m. February 25 at ArtsPark on Hollywood Boulevard and Federal Highway, Hollywood For information, email email@example.com, look on Facebook or phone 954-825-1027 You may also be interested in Festivals in Broward, […]
Orange Blossom Festival in Davie features a parade, performers, vendors activities for kids, and entry is free. The festival is is 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. February 25 and 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. February 26 at Davie Road and Orange Drive, with live music in the afternoon. The festival includes a Native American display, farm animals, […]
Here are the top free events, discounts and deals for having fun while saving money in Fort Lauderdale and all of Broward this week.
Florida Renaissance Festival in Deerfield Beach offers several opportunities for discounts, and free entry for some. The festival, featuring Renaissance-theme performances, artisans and activities, is at Quiet Waters Park, 401 S. Powerline Road, Deerfield Beach. Saturdays and Sundays in February 11 to March 27. The event is also February 20. The regular prices are $21 for ages 12 and older, $9 for […]
During tax season, tax filing assistance is provided for free at select Broward libraries, including Fort Lauderdale, Plantation Pembroke Pines and others. Some assistance is offered for walk-ins, with no reservations required. Other programs require reservations. Free assistance includes: African-American Research Library, 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. most Mondays and Wednesdays to April 17, except February 20, 2650 Sistrunk Blvd., […]
For a lunch break treat, Fort Lauderdale presents free live outdoor entertainment on Wednesdays. Riverwalk Noon Tunes, featuring live music performances, is most Wednesdays in February and March 12 p.m. to 2 p.m., except March 1 Including February 15 Andrew Morris February 22 March 1, no event March 8 Joey Gilmore March 15 Joe Dougherty’s Irish […]
Perks of belonging to a Broward bike-share program include discounts at participating restaurants and stores. The bike-share program is a network of self-serve pick-up and drop-off stations, mostly in eastern Broward, offering bikes for scooting around town. Users may pay for individual rides, or sign up for a membership. Those with memberships are eligible for discounts […]
How can you have fun this weekend without emptying your wallet? Here are our top picks for free and cheap things to do in Broward this weekend.
Lots of parks in Broward serve as lovely outdoor venues for free entertainment featuring local bands. That includes Mickel Park in Wilton Manors. The free Music at Mickel Park events are 7:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. the third Friday of the month January to April. Feel free to supply your own blanks and portable seats. Food trucks […]
Entry is free to a performance showcasing the talents of keyboardists David Dunlap and Wesley Pennington at First Presbyterian of Fort Lauderdale. The event, which includes visual projection of the artists as they perform with a piano and a synthesizer, is February 19 7 p.m. First Presbyterian of Fort Lauderdale, 401 SE 15th Ave., Fort Lauderdale 33301, […]