If you enjoy browsing work by artists and artisans, Broward offers an array of lively art festivals, art walk events and indoor art exhibits.
We think art festivals and other art events are perfect for dates, solo activities and family outings. If you’re on a budget, many of the events and venues we’re featuring are free, or relatively inexpensive.
- Free Old Town Untapped art, food & entertainment events in Pompano most first Fridays, free
- Free ArtWalk & tour of painted buildings most third Saturdays, free
- Free FAT Village artwalk events in Fort Lauderdale most fourth or fifth Saturdays, free
- Free entry at ArtServe in Fort Lauderdale
- Free entry to BaCA or Bailey Contemporary Arts gallery, 41 NE 1st St., Pompano Beach 33060, 954-284-0141, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesdays to Fridays and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturdays, website
- Free entry to gallery at Miramar Culture Center, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Tuesdays to Fridays and first and third Saturdays, 954-602-4500
- Sunrise Art Gallery, 10610 W. Oakland Park Blvd., Sunrise 33351, 954-747-4646, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesdays, Fridays and Saturdays and 12 p.m. to 7 p.m. Wednesdays and Thursdays, free
- Free day at Art & Culture Center of Hollywood most third Sundays, free
- Free entry to art museum with bank card most first weekends of the month
- Free first Thursday events at NSU Art Museum
- Artists present free glass-blowing demonstrations in Hollywood
- Entry by donation at Decorative Arts museum in Dania Beach
- ArtsFest September 16 includes local artists, art activities for youngsters, entertainment and food trucks. 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Coconut Creek Community Center, 1100 Lyons Road, free.
- Las Olas Art Fair is free in Fort Lauderdale October 21 & October 22
- Art in the Park November 11 & 12, Liberty Tree Park, 7421 NW 5th Street, Plantation, with live entertainment, kids’ activities & food vendors. Free entry and free parking.
- Las Olas Art Fair, January and October 600 E. Las Olas Blvd., Fort Lauderdale, artfestival.com, free
- Fort Lauderdale Winter Fine Art Festival January, Huizenga Plaza, One East Las Olas Blvd., Fort Lauderdale 33301, 941-487-8061, free
- Deerfield Beach Festival of the Arts, January south of International Pier, 200 NE 21st Ave., Deerfield Beach, free entry, fees for parking
- Las Olas Art Fair, March 600 East Las Olas Blvd. in Fort Lauderdale, free
- Free Festival of the Arts & Gardenfest in Coral Springs March free entry
- Tamarac art festival is free event April
- Free Arts and Seafood event in Dania Beach 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. April free entry
- Art in the Park November , Liberty Tree Park 7421 NW 5th Street, Plantation, with entertainment & kids’ activities, free
- Free holiday festival and green fair in Davie November , free
- Woodstock arts & crafts festival in Sunrise, $5 or 6 cans of food December
- Delray Marketplace Art & Craft Festival, October 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., 9025 W. Atlantic Ave., Delray Beach, free
- Wilton Manors Holiday Craft Festival, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. December, 2020 Wilton Drive, Wilton Manors, 561-746-6615, free