Skydiving demonstrations are among the highlights of free events in Fort Lauderdale.
Honoring the military and veterans is the focus of the Stars, Stripes and Sun events, which feature precision skydiving displays performed by the U.S. Army Golden Knights parachute team.
- Dolphins Day Pep Rally — free event 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. September 14 at Huizenga Plaza on Las Olas Boulevard and Andrews Avenue in Fort Lauderdale. Includes music and food trucks. The skydiving exhibition is at 6 p.m.
- Saturday Night Alive — free event 7 p.m. to 11 p.m. September 15 on A1A and Las Olas Bouevard, Fort Lauderdale. Entertainment includes fire dancers, jazz, rock, reggae, rhythm and blues and tropical music. The skydiving demonstration is 8:30 p.m.
As part of the festivities, Sun Trolley is offering free fares for military personnel, September 14 to September 16. For information about Sun Trolley, 954-761-3543