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 […]
Here are the top free events, discounts and deals for having fun while saving money in Fort Lauderdale and all of Broward this week.
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 […]
The Funtastic Fridays For Kids events at ArtsPark in southeast Broward feature face painting, inflatables, DJ entertainment and other free kid-friendly and family-friendly fun. The events are 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. most Fridays at the park on Hollywood Boulevard at U.S. 1. While at the park, you might want to take advantage of free family-friendly movies most Fridays […]
Popular bands perform at free events in Holiday Park in Fort Lauderdale. The outdoor Starlight Musicals shows are 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. Fridays June 16 to August 4 at Holiday Park on Federal Highway and Sunrise Boulevard. Bands include June 16 Jaded June 23 Tim Charron Band June 30 Jimmy Stowe and the Stowaways, tropical rock July 7 RD […]
If you enjoy sipping frosty locally-produced beer in South Florida, perhaps you’d appreciate a tour of the brewery. Breweries in Fort Lauderdale, Oakland Park and Delray Beach offer that opportunity if you’re at least 21 year old. Some tours are free. Others involve a fee. For those on tours, breweries typically require wearing safe walking shoes without open toes. Lauderdale LauderAle […]
Speakers, author presentations and discussions are featured at the South Florida Book Festival in Fort Lauderdale. The main event is free, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. July 22 at African-American Research Library, 2650 Sistrunk Boulevard, Fort Lauderdale, 954-357-6210 For the free events, registering online for specific speakers and panel discussions offers priority seating. Register on Eventbrite. The discussions and speakers include “Taymer […]
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 10 to November 10 at Las Olas Boulevard and A1A, right off the beach. Information about the family-friendly events and featured performers is online. Examples of performers […]
For dazzling entertainment, “OVO” by Cirque du Soleil is in Broward. Groupon is offering a deal. The discount price from Groupon is $64.25 for shows July 18 to July 21 at BB&T in Sunrise. The value is $94.75. For information about the deal, link here. Description of show from the BB&T theater website: “…inspiration from the world of insects and is focused on […]
Offering free live entertainment some week nights and weekends, a bandshell on the beach is an iconic and popular venue in south Broward. The open-air outdoor theater right off the beach is at Johnson Street on The Broadwalk in Hollywood. Bands perform 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. most Wednesdays to Sundays. Entertainment at the bandshell is managed by Margaritaville Beach […]
Please phone to be sure this event is on, depending on weather Food trucks and live entertainment are featured at free family-friendly outdoor events in Davie. The events, which include bounce house fun, vendor booths and live music, are 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. the second Thursday of most months, except August, weather permitting. Featured bands perform at 6:30 […]