For Labor Day weekend, we’re sharing deals & ideas for fun activities, including dining discounts & weather-proof ideas.
Please return to this feature, we’re adding other deals & activities.
With deals & discounts, individual venues may incorporate restrictions & exceptions.
Restaurant deals include
- Kids eat free at participating Applebee’s restaurants in Florida Labor Day, with purchase of adult entree, valid September 7, mention deal or use code KIDSDAY online, includes Pembroke Pines, Tamarac, Boynton Beach, Coral Springs, Delray Beach, Hialeah, Margate, & others
- Pollo Tropical offers 4 regular Tropichops for $15, valid September 4 to September 7 @participating restaurants for drive-thru, in-store, mobile app or pickup orders, for online orders use promo-code C4TRCHOP15
- Participating TooJays & DoorDash are offering free delivery on first DoorDash order of at least $15, valid September 1-14, order online , select “Order With DoorDash” button
- Bonefish Grill: Lobster and Shrimp Bundle for $45 that includes a salad, sides, and cookies and serves up to five people. The Bundle will be available from September 4-7. Bonefish Grill will extend the military discount of 10% to include first responders. The discount will be renamed a “Heroes” Discount.
- Cumberland Farms: Buy any Canada Dry or Dr. Pepper 20-oz, and get any Cumberland Farms Sweet Treat Candy 3.25-4 ounce bags, or any Cumberland farms ice cream sandwich free. Offer is valid until September 8
- Olive Garden: Dine-in and purchase an entree to eat in the restaurant, and take home an freshly chilled entree for $5. Choose Fettuccine Alfredo, Five Cheese Ziti al Forno, Spaghetti with Meat Sauce, or NEW! Stuffed Fettuccine Alfredo.
- Red Lobster: Order a Family Meal for a curbside pickup starting at $7 per person. Choose from Shrimp Scampi, Salmon, Shrimp or Crab Linguini Alfredo and Parrot Isle Jumbo Coconut Shrimp. From now until September 13, 2020, Red Lobster is also taking 10% off the To Go with the code ‘LOBSTER48’ used at checkout.
- Sonic: And get half-price shakes and $1.49 ice cream cookie sandwiches every night after 8 pm. You can also get half-price drinks and slushes from 2 to 4 PM any day. Or get the same deal any time of the day, any day of the week, if you order from the app
- Wendy’s: Wendy’s is pulling out the stops with some great deals. Download the phone app to save with special offers, including FREE large breakfast potatoes with the purchase of a Breakfast Baconator, FREE 10-piece nuggets with any in-restaurant scanning purchase, and a FREE Bacon Pub Fry with any mobile order purchase
Fun & Entertainment
- 2-for-1 deals for attractions, restaurants, watersports, shopping & others
- Many Broward parks & nature centers are open with free entry, information online
- Broward Attractions & Museums Month, features free entry & 2-for-1 deals at participating venues
- South Florida parks offer watercraft rentals
- Savor Cinema in Fort Lauderdale re-opens with social distancing practices
- 503 SE 6th St, Fort Lauderdale 33301, 954-525-3456, website
- free popcorn for our readers, mention Fort Lauderdale On The Cheap
- Prices are $12 for adults, $10 for seniors, $9 for students & military & discounted or free for Fort Lauderdale International Film Festival members
- Free & inexpensive bike routes in Broward
- Swap Shop drive-in theater with several different movies, 3291 W. Sunrise Boulevard, Lauderhill 33311, $7 for ages 12 and older, $2 for ages 5 to 11 and free for 4 and younger, website or read our feature
- For a free daytime or evening outdoor excursions, Downtown Hollywood Murals works nicely. About 25 murals are on in easy walkable route. Information about route & artists is online
- Xtreme Action Park indoor arcade and amusement park, 5300 Powerline Road, Fort Lauderdale 33309, 954-491-6265, website. fees apply
Fun & Entertainment from home
- From home, stay dry and download free digital movies, e-books & music from Broward libraries
- Online Fun, Entertainment & Education
- live webcams @ beaches in Broward
- Festival Marketplace, indoor venue with independent shops & vendors, 2900 West Sample Road, Pompano Beach 33073, 954-979-4555, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Mondays to Fridays & 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturdays & Sundays, venue website
- Fort Lauderdale Swap Shop, 3291 W. Sunrise Boulevard, Lauderhill 33311, iconic flea market, open for vendors welcome for fee, usually 7 a.m. to 5 p.m., information 954-791-7927 or online
- Flamingo Road Nursery and Farmers Market, year-round at 1655 S. Flamingo Road, Davie, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. week days, 8 to 6 p.m. weekends 954-235-9397
- Going Bananas @ Festival Marketplace, 2900 West Sample Road, Pompano Beach 33073, 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Mondays to Fridays and 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. weekends, 954-935-5959
- Marando Farms, 5151 SW 64th Avenue, Davie 33314, 954.945.5744, venue is not open Wednesdays, website
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