Here are the top free events, discounts and deals for having fun while saving money in Fort Lauderdale and all of Broward this week.
Lego stores in Aventura and Sunrise offer a free project for kids to build and keep. The free Lego Monthly Model Mini Build events are usually from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. the first Tuesday and Wednesday of the month. The event is for youngsters ages 6 to 14. To participate, parents need to join the LEGO VIP program, which […]
Entertainment and food trucks are featured at free events offered occasionally in Oakland Park. Music on Main Street events, which are 6 p.m. to 10 p.m., include February 24 – Iko-Iko March 24 – Tom Jackson April 28 – Fondo Blanco May 26 – Mr. Nice Guy The festivities are in front of Oakland Park City Hall, 3650 N.E. […]
For a frugal spin on bowling with friends, browse deals offered at AMF Lanes in Davie and Pembroke Pines. Deals include $12.09 unlimited bowling Mondays after 8 p.m., including shoe rentals $2 games and $2 shoe rentals Tuesdays after 8 p.m. for students with university ID, $11 unlimited games after 9 p.m. Thursdays, including shoe rental; […]
Online purchases usually require doing business with strangers. For an added element of safety, Broward Sheriff’s Office offers some of its stations to exchange merchandise and money. The designated transaction zones, including parking lots and lobbies of some BSO district offices, are free to use. The district offices generally are open specific hours and it’s wise to meet during the […]
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.
Island Water Sports in Deerfield Beach offers free surf, stand-up paddleboard and skimboard lessons Saturdays at 7 a.m. The lessons are open to anyone 5 and older, weather permitting. To attend, participants must register in advance online or sign a waiver in the store before the lesson. For information, call 954-427-4929. Island Water Sports is at 1985 NE […]
If you’d like to soak in the local art scene, see an artist paint with his foot and browse items from pop-up vendors, popular ArtWalk events in South Broward are fun and free. The Downtown Hollywood ArtWalk events are third Saturdays 6 p.m. to about 10 p.m. on Hollywood Boulevard and Harrison Street, 954-924-2980 The events often include these interesting activities […]
For kids, families and playful adults who like to be active, an assortment of deals are offered at indoor recreation venues in Broward, including trampoline fun, bowling and laser tag. Many of the deals are about 50 percent off. Information about each deal from Groupon is on the link. $17 & other deals for skating and arcade at Xtreme Action Park […]
For budget-friendly group exercise opportunities, some libraries in Broward and other venues offer free exercise programs and fitness events. If you’re attending, it’s wise to phone first to be sure the event is on that day. Broward Main Library chair yoga 12 p.m. most Mondays 100 South Andrews Avenue, Fort Lauderdale 33301, 954-357-7444 South Regional Library […]