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.
Relish a favorite winter season tradition in South Florida with Winterfest Boat Parade in Fort Lauderdale and Pompano Beach-Lighthouse Point Holiday Boat Parades on the Intracoastal Waterway. Yachts, sailboats and other watercraft are decorated to impress. Watch for free. Or reserve space at waterfront restaurants. Or purchase tickets for seating at Winterfest parade — with discount […]
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 […]
Live jazz performances are featured at free outdoor events at a park in Pembroke Pines. Jazz in the Pines events include an artist painting live. Events include 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. October 21 Sound of Vision with painting artist 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. November 18 Othello Molineaux with painting artist 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. […]
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., […]
Entry is free for a Winter Festival in west Broward that includes a 3-D projection show, performances, vendors, snow and rides for kids, photo ops with Santa and other activities. Margate Winter Festival is 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. December 14 on Margate Boulevard, from US 441/SR 7 to Northwest 58th Avenue. Parking is free. Events […]
Here are the top free events, discounts and deals for having fun while saving money in Fort Lauderdale and all of Broward this week.
Festivities for Kwanzaa include Kwanzaa festivals and activities at December 26 12:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. Kwanzaa For Kids & Families, African-American Library 2650 Sistrunk Boulevard, Fort Lauderdale 33311, 954-357-6282, free Kwanzaa Ujamaa 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. December 29, Bass Park, 2750 N.W. 19th St., Fort Lauderdale, vendors, entertainment and activities, free Related event: Winter Wonderland displays at museum […]
Stroll among vendors selling fresh produce, artisan foods, knick-knacks and other items. Groove & Green Marketplace events, which include live music, are at the northwest side of State Road 7 and Margate Boulevard in Margate. The events are 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. second and fourth Sundays. Food trucks and other food vendors are on […]
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. December December 14, 15, 16 Garden of Lights, Flamingo […]
Entertainment, food trucks, art, artists, local breweries and other vendors are featured at free Old Town Untapped festivities in downtown Pompano Beach. The events are 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. first Fridays of most months. The event usually includes Fire & Light Fountain show every half hour 7 to 9 p.m. Fire feature depends on weather. Where: Bailey Contemporary […]
Free festive holiday entertainment is offered at a popular shopping venue in South Florida. The performances are 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. select dates at Galleria mall. December 2 — Fort Lauderdale Gay Men’s Chorus December 9 — Zone 3 December 15 — South Florida Symphony Orchestra December 16 — Zone 3 December 22 — UM Frost Holiday Carolers […]
For a delightful evening, a dazzling light show set to seasonal songs is featured for free in Plantation Acres. The outdoor light shows are 6:30 p.m. to 10 p.m. Thursdays, Fridays Saturdays and Sundays November 29 to December 9 6:30 p.m. to 10 p.m. December 13 to December 23 and December 26 to December 30 6:30 p.m.to 8 p.m. […]