Play detective. Broward Library in Fort Lauderdale is offering a free interactive adventure activity in which participants work as investigators. Mystery at Main is 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. October 27 at Broward Main Library, 100 S. Andrews Ave., Fort Lauderdale 33301. The “At Sea With A Key” event is explained. “This crime-solving adventure starts […]
Here are the top free events, discounts and deals for having fun while saving money in Fort Lauderdale and all of Broward this week.
Regardless of the weather outdoors, South Florida embraces fall — with fall festivals. Many events are free. Some free festivals feature activities and vendors that require a fee. Fall festivals include Free events October 27 Margate Fall Festival 6 p.m. to 11 p.m., sports facilities, 1695 Banks Road, Margate 33063, vendors, pumpkin decorating, costume contest, entertainment, […]
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. Featured events this weekend […]
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 This Week Bands perform at free events in […]
Rides on a water shuttle to Deerfield Island Park in north Broward are free on weekends, weather permitting. Deerfield Island is a natural area on the Intracoastal Waterway, accessible by boat. The free boat shuttle service runs from a dock at Sullivan Park, 1701 Riverview Road, Deerfield Beach 33441, at 10 a.m., 11 a.m., 12 p.m., […]
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.
The Art and Culture Center of Hollywood offers free entry from noon to 4 p.m. the third Sunday of most months. The venue is at 1650 Harrison St., 954-921-3274 Regular prices are $7 for adults and $4 for kids, students and seniors. Entry is free for 3 and younger. Before venturing out on a specific third Sunday, we suggest you phone or […]
Soak in the local art scene, watch an artist paint with his foot and browse wares from pop-up vendors at a popular ArtWalk event in South Broward. The Downtown Hollywood ArtWalk festivities 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, which are also free. walking […]
With the surf and ocean breezes as a beautiful backdrop, Friday Night Sound Waves events offer free entertainment at Fort Lauderdale Beach. Featured musicians and bands, which vary by event, perform 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. most Fridays March to November 2 at Las Olas Boulevard and A1A, right off the beach. Information about the family-friendly events and featured performers is online. Performers include October 19 […]
Several dog parks in South Florida are definitely popular, and a new park offers water-spritzing features for playful pooches. Woofing Waters Dog Park is at Quiet Waters Park. The fee is $5 per day, or $25 for a Season Ticket. Tax is extra. Also, on weekends, entry to Quiet Waters Park is $1.50 per person for […]
For Halloween fun, family-friendly events are offered in Broward, including parks, shopping plazas and recreation facilities. Many events are free. You may want to bring extra money, because some of the events include extra activities or refreshments for a fee. Please return to this post. We are adding additional events. October 24 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. October 24, Riverland Trick […]
Entry is free to a performance showcasing percussion instruments from around the world. What: Miami World Percussion Orchestra When: 7 p.m. October 21 Where: First Presbyterian of Fort Lauderdale, 401 SE 15th Ave., Fort Lauderdale 33301, 954-462-6200 Entry is free, with a suggested donation of $10