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, […]
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 […]
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.
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 […]
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
Whether you like to perform, or you prefer a spectator seat, some restaurants, bars and other venues in Broward offer opportunities for local folks to showcase their talents. Open mic events are usually free or relatively inexpensive. Because venues sometimes reschedule events, it’s wise to phone first to be sure an event is on the day you want to attend. Week nights Open-mic […]
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 peek in online to be sure the event is on. Free Free family-friendly movies in Hollywood most Fridays Free family-friendly outdoor films at Village Design, 600 Breakers Ave., […]
Nab discounts on tickets for events, festivals and shows in South Florida. Information about the Groupon deals is on the link included with each event. Groupon discounts for Oktoberfest in Hollywood October 13 & October 27 $37 for Harlem Globetrotters at Nova Southeastern University in Davie December 7, $61 value $18 for 2 & other deals for Camelot […]
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 […]
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 Sunday Jazz Brunch events offer an afternoon of free entertainment along the scenic riverfront in Fort Lauderdale. The events are 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. the first Sundays of most months. Musicians perform at different points along Riverwalk off Las Olas Boulevard. If you’d like, bring your own picnic or buy food from area restaurant vendors. […]