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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
Tickets are now available for the South Florida Premiere of composer Dan Forrest’s recently completed Jubilate Deo for chorus and orchestra, a global celebration of joy. The work will be performed three times, in Fort Lauderdale, Pompano Beach and Boca Raton by the Nova Singers. The composition is from the Psalm 100 text “O be […]
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, […]
Free family-friendly films are featured at outdoor events in Pompano Beach. Movies on the Lawn are the third Fridays of most months. The films include: 7 p.m. January 20 “Secret Life of Pets” 7 p.m. February 17 “Dolphin Tale” 7 p.m. March 17 Supply your own portable seats, blankets and picnics for the movies at […]
For free weeknight entertainment, savor the sounds of old favorites with a DJ spinning tunes at the beach in Deerfield Beach. Music and dancing are most Tuesdays, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m., weather permitting. The venue is the Deerfield Beach Main Beach Parking Lot, 149 S.E. 21st Ave., Deerfield Beach, 954-480-4200 or 954-480-4429 Other posts you […]
Whether it’s a day for romance, an occasion to enjoy friends and family or an opportunity to treat yourself, enjoy Valentine’s Day in Greater Fort Lauderdale. Because some schedules are occasionally revised, it’s wise to phone first to see if a specific event or deal is on that night. Local events, activities & deals February 14 include […]