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.
Entry is free for a film festival event in Fort Lauderdale showcasing documentaries about noteworthy rivers in the United States, including a river in South Florida. The event, which includes speakers, food trucks and environmental organizations, focuses on The “American Rivers” film series by Oscar-nominated filmmaker Katja Esson. Different films are shown during the day from about 1 p.m. to […]
If you’d like to soak in the local art scene, see an artist paint with his foot and browse items from pop-up vendors, we suggest ArtWalk events in South Broward. The Downtown Hollywood ArtWalk are third Saturdays 6 p.m. to about 10 p.m. on Hollywood Boulevard and Harrison Street, 954-924-2980 Entry is free. The events usually include these interesting activities, […]
Festivals are popular events in Pompano Beach, Fort Lauderdale, Deerfield Beach, Davie and other towns in South Florida. Some festivals offer free entry and free parking, which are ideal for budget-friendly dates, frugal family activities or inexpensive outings with friends. With some festivals, extra fees apply for select activities and perhaps for parking. October 21 October 21 Pumpkin PATCH Festival, 9 […]
Events that offer Broward residents free paper shredding and rewards for turning in old prescription drugs are offered by the Broward Sheriff’s Office. The Shred-A-Thon events are intended to avoid identity theft by shredding personal papers with financial and other private information. The events also accept old unused prescription medications for safe disposal. In fact, they […]
Paintings, sculptures and pottery are among the art pieces showcased at the Las Olas Art Fair in Fort Lauderdale. The popular free event featuring exhibits by dozens of artists is 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. October 21 and October 22 on Las Olas Boulevard between Southeast 6th Avenue & Southeast 11th Avenue, Fort Lauderdale. Entry is free. Information […]
Listen or join in at free unplugged jamming events in Dania Beach. The events at Secret Woods park are free for participants and for those who want to tap their feet and enjoy the entertainment. Unplugged events are usually the fourth Sundays, 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. We suggest phoning or browsing the website if you want to know […]
Enjoy some of the best attractions in Fort Lauderdale and other towns in Broward for free. Or at a discount. Various museums and galleries offer free-entry days. Some are always free. They’re perfect for a rainy day, a wallet-friendly date or an educational family activity. Free entry Entry free at ArtServe featuring work by local artists […]
For thrifty film buffs, theaters and parks in Broward offer opportunities to see films free, or at a discount. Outdoor films are usually offered weather permitting. It’s wise to phone first, or look online, to be sure the event is on. Deals Discounts at 2 movie theaters in Davie Tuesdays Groupon deal $27 for two movie tickets […]
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 interested in attending, it’s wise to phone first to be sure the event is on that day. Yoga Broward Main Library chair yoga 12 p.m. most Mondays 100 South Andrews Avenue, Fort Lauderdale 33301, 954-357-7444 South Regional […]
Entry is free to an outdoor evening event in Fort Lauderdale featuring entertainment, artisans, fresh produce, food vendors and baked goods. Food in Motion presents Flagler Green Market the second Fridays of most months 5 p.m. to 11 p.m at Feldman Park, 310 NE Sixth St., Fort Lauderdale. Information is on the Facebook page for the event, 954-785-7475 You might also […]
Relax and soak up the sounds of live performances at free events in Broward. Outdoor events with live music are offered at parks, plazas and the beach, including Plantation, Fort Lauderdale, Sunrise, Margate, Hollywood Davie and other municipalities in Broward. For lots of these events, parking is free. Parking fees Weekdays Deerfield Beach Free beach dances most Tuesdays, weather […]