Family-friendly films are shown for free at participating Paragon theaters, including Paragon Ridge theater in Davie. The free movies are 10 a.m. Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays during summer while schools are on break. The theater is at 9200 State Road 84, Davie, 954-472-4940. Entry is first-come, first-served. The free films are July 25-27 Kubo August 1-3 Pirates! Band […]
Cheesecake lovers are in for sweet savings. In honor of National Cheesecake Day, The Cheesecake Factory is offering 50% off any slice of cheesecake on July 30 and 31. The “factory” offers more than 30 cheesecake flavors from the Original Cheesecake to its new Coffee & Cream Chocolate Supreme. The new addition is made […]
Promoting local businesses, free events at select shops in north Broward often include refreshments, entertainment and activities. In The Biz events are fourth Tuesdays at a rotating assortment of businesses in Margate in spring and summer. Events include 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. July 25 The Keg King, 952 S. State Road 7 6 p.m. to […]
Free immunization shots required by state law for youngsters entering school are provided in South Florida. Florida Department of Health offers free vaccinations for those who do not receive them from a family physician. Optional vaccinations not required by law may be offered at the back-to-school events. Information about which vaccinations are required and recommended for youngsters of specific ages is on the […]
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 budget-friendly group exercise opportunities, lots of libraries in Broward offer free Yoga, Zumba and other fitness programs. If you’re attending, it’s wise to phone first to be sure the event is on that day and ask if reservations are suggested. Yoga Broward Main Library chair yoga 12 p.m. most Mondays 100 South Andrews Avenue, Fort Lauderdale […]
Local artists open their studios and exhibit spaces to showcase their work during lively and popular artwalk festivities in the Flagler Arts Technology (FAT) district in Fort Lauderdale. FATVillage Artwalk is the last Saturday of most months 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. in the arts district known as FATVillage around Northwest First Avenue and Northwest Fifth Street, […]
The Broward bike-share program is a network of self-serve bike pick-up and drop-off stations in eastern Broward, offering bikes for running errands, sightseeing or scooting around town for fun. Bike-share bikes are intended for brief point-to-point excursions. Fees range from $5 for each 30 minutes to $25 & $45 for memberships, which offer unlimited rides for free, when […]
Swim, splash and slide. For refreshing wet fun, several regional parks in Broward offer water parks and water playgrounds with relatively inexpensive entry fees. Water parks, which are open April to August and weekends in September, include Tropical Splash at Central Broward Regional Park & Sta dium, 3700 N.W. 11th Place, Lauderhill 33311, 954-357-5400 Splash Adventure at […]
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.
Water parks and water playgrounds in Broward offer evening events, including Superhero Splash Bash fun at Quiet Waters Park in Deerfield. Evening events Superhero Splash Bashes Superhero-themed family nights July 7, July 21, August 4 and August 11, 6 to 10 p.m., at Splash Adventure at Quiet Waters Park in Deerfield Beach. The fee is $6 per […]
If you and your pals like to ponder such intriguing facts as the number of toes on a sloth while sipping beer or nibbling on appetizers, several restaurants and bars in Broward offer trivia night events. Play alone or round up friends and form a team. Most trivia night events are free to play while patronizing the establishment, and […]
Restaurants in South Florida offer family-friendly deals, including free food for kids. Often, free-kid’s-meal deals require purchase of at least one adult entrée. With these deals, participation at individual restaurants may vary and restrictions and exceptions may apply. If you decide to take advantage of an offer, it’s wise to phone first to be sure the deal […]