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.
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 […]
Nibble on fare from food trucks and savor entertainment as bands perform at free outdoor events in Sunrise. Tunes ‘N Trucks events are offered in winter and spring. Feel fee to supply your own portable seats or blankets. About 13 participating food trucks set up at 6 p.m. Music is at 7 p.m. The venue is Sunrise Civic Center Amphitheater, 10610 […]
Free events with live bands, food trucks and local vendors are popular in Broward. In Margate, events include 5 p.m. to 10 p.m. January 21 at Margate Boulevard and State Road 7. Band performs 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Events and featured bands in Margate are: January 21, rescheduled from January 7, Chain Reaction February 4 Orange Sunshine March […]
Discount tickets are offered for popular shows and events in South Florida, including “Dreamgirls” and Fort Lauderdale Pizza Festival. Information about the deals from Groupon and Goldstar is on the designated links with for each. For some, fees may be extra. Broward, Boca and West Palm $25 for “Dreamgirls” in Boca Raton January 21, 22, 28 & 29, $40 value, […]
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 […]
Here are the top free events, discounts and deals for having fun while saving money in Fort Lauderdale and all of Broward this week.
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 Other posts you might like […]
If you enjoy sipping frosty locally-produced beer, perhaps you’d appreciate a tour of the brewery. Breweries in Fort Lauderdale, Oakland Park and Delray Beach offer that opportunity, some for free. LauderAle free tours are 3 p.m., 4 p.m. and 5 p.m. most Saturdays. Private tours are $15 by appointment and include beer and pint glass, 3305 SE 14th Ave., Fort Lauderdale 33316, […]
Entry is free to browse vehicles on display at an auto show in Pompano Beach. The event with about 600 vehicles is 10 a.m. to 4 p.m April 2 at Festival Flea Market. The fee for displaying a car is $30 with early registration, or $35 at the event. Pre-register online. The event is free for spectators. […]
Florida Renaissance Festival offers several opportunities for discounts and free entry for some to attend the event in Deerfield Beach. The festival, featuring Renaissance-era performances 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 guests age […]
For free entertainment, Gulfstream Park in Hallandale Beach offers outdoor performances weekends. The free live music is presented most Saturdays 8 p.m. to 11 p.m. and Sundays 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. at Gulfstream Park, 901 S. Federal Highway, Hallandale Beach, 954-454-7000 Gulfstream Park is an open-air shopping, entertainment and dining plaza. Featured performers on the venue’s website, including 8 p.m. to […]
Workshops, acoustic performances and vendors are featured at the South Florida Folk Festival in Fort Lauderdale, and discount prices for the event are offered for early-bird ticket purchases. The music festival is 11:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. January 28 and 12 p.m. to 7 p.m. January 29. The venue is at Birch State Park, 3109 E. Sunrise Boulevard, Fort Lauderdale […]