Free events and deals on activities and entertainment offer budget-friendly things to do for the weekend in Broward. That includes free music performances, free movies and discounts for popular attractions. To keep up with latest news on deals, discounts and free events in South Florida, sign up for the daily Fort Lauderdale on the Cheap newsletter. You can also follow us on Facebook and on Twitter. These are free events and deals for the weekend in Broward.
Special events and monthly events
- First Friday Late Nights at Flamingo Gardens May 6
- Free kids’ BookFest at library in Fort Lauderdale May 7
- Free live music in Margate, with food trucks, bazaar & activities May 7
- First weekend of the month, South Florida museums free with Bank of America account May 7 & 8
- Fort Lauderdale Air Show, early discounts for VIP & premium seating May 7 & 8
- Theatrical performances & free street fair at Fringe Festival in Fort Lauderdale May 6 & 7
- Mother’s Day deals for moms & African Violet Show at Flamingo Gardens in Davie May 8
Free events most weekends
- Free music performances Fridays at Fort Lauderdale beach, March to November
- Free outdoor music performance in Lauderdale-by-the-Sea most Fridays in winter and spring
- Free kid-friendly movies most Fridays at ArtsPark in Hollywood
- Free Funtastic Fridays for Kids In Hollywood, most Fridays
- Free live music performances in Hollywood most Saturdays
- Free live music performances at Gulfstream Park in Hallandale Beach most Saturdays
- Open-air bandshell on Hollywood beach offers free music performances, including some weekends
- Free guided nature walks at Fern Forest park in north Broward
- Free entry to ArtServe art gallery in Fort Lauderdale, most Saturdays 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
- Stream movies, TV & audiobooks free with Broward Library card
- Farmers Markets in Broward
- Free access to 3D printer and other high-tech design equipment at Broward Library in Fort Lauderdale most Fridays and Saturdays 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
- Free star-gazing at Markham Park
- Free digital music & more with library card
- Broward Library branches offer free music, magic shows, movies & games
- Online map of garage sales in South Florida
- Free surf, skimboard and paddleboard lessons
- Free home improvement workshops at Home Depot, varied weekends
Low-cost events & deals
- Discounts for iconic Jungle Queen boat tour in Fort Lauderdale
- LauderDEALS discounts for fun, attractions & lodging in Broward
- Deals for ice skating, trampoline park, kart fun & other activities in South Florida
- Deals for same-day theater tickets
- Evening discounts on Water Taxi in Broward
- Participating restaurants offer deals with tickets from Broward theaters
- Discounts for entry to Flamingo Gardens in Broward
- Butterfly World coupon for $3 off
- $21 & $74 deals at Kabooms indoor amusement venue in Davie, $40 and $160 value
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