Super Bowl XLIV

South Florida Gears up for the Return of the "BIG GAME" at Sun Life Stadium on February 7, 2010

The National Football League is bringing Super Bowl, the most prolific sporting event in the country, back to South Florida, February 7, 2010, for a triumphant tenth time in its 44 year history.  For those visiting Greater Fort Lauderdale for the big games, click here for the Essential Guide for football fans.

Catch these events:

Monday, February 1

Super Celebrity Fishing Classic Kickoff Party
IGFA Fishing Hall of Fame, 300 Gulf Stream Way, Dania. Includes a captain's meeting, final registration, silent and live auctions and video tribute that will honor Marquis Cooper, Corey Smith, William Bleakley and Nick Schuyler. Tickets $150. 7-10pm.

Tuesday, February 2

Celebrity Golf Challenge Dinner
Join the Baltimore Ravens' Ed Reed, Washington Redskins' Santana Moss, New York Giants' Sinorice Moss and Indianapolis Colts' Reggie Wayne for the Celebrity Golf Challenge meet and greet cocktail party to benefit the Ed Reed Foundation and the Moss Brothers Foundation. The dinner will feature a red carpet, live entertainment and appearances by dozens of NFL greats past and present. For more information and tickets, please contact Dan Saffron, AIM Sport Services, 410-818-8022 or 6pm.

B.B.King & Buddy Guy Concert
Hard Rock Live, 8pm.

Wednesday, February 3    

"Super" Game Day Chalk Talk
Levinson Jewelers, 888 E. Las Olas Blvd., Fort Lauderdale. Starring NFL Network Analysts Marshall Faulk and Michael Irvin. Enjoy music, cocktails and hors d'oeuvres. SPACE IS VERY LIMITED, RSVP to Patricia at or 954-765-1329. 6:30-8:30pm.

Ricky Williams' "Fantasy 4 Charity" at Passion Nightclub
Passion Nightclub, Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino. Hosted by Miami Dolphins star Ricky Williams, this tribute to freedom will benefit Helping Hands for Freedom, supporting military families facing injury and loss. Join many Miami Dolphins players and former NFL stars. Tickets $100, include an open bar from 8-11pm. VIP Reception tickets are available for $250 For more information contact Rod Smith at 602-625-9547 or 8pm.

Thursday, February 4

Lingerie Football League Conference Playoff
Hard Rock Live, Hollywood. The Lingerie Football League's top two teams from each conference meet on this epic night of playoff football with America's most beautiful and athletic women. "Football After Dark" will include an incredible atmosphere of Las Vegas meets sports. Fans will start the party early with the Lingerie Football League Tailgate Village festivities, which will include beer gardens, BBQ, a video gaming lounge, VIP lounge, DJs, live music, football challenges and player meet and greets. Private VIP cabanas are available. Tailgate Village opens at 6pm; event doors open at 7pm and the Western conference playoff begins at 8pm. Tickets cost from $40 to $5,000 and are available at all Ticketmaster outlets online at or charge by phone: 1-800-745-3000. *Additional fees may apply. 

Legends for Charity
Westin Fort Lauderdale, 400 Corporate Dr, Fort Lauderdale. A tribute to the career of NBC Sports Broadcaster Cris Collinsworth, recipient of the Pat Summerall Award. Celebrity speakers and video tributes. Hosted by Mike Trico of ESPN. Tickets $150, table of 10 $3,000. 6pm.

Jerry Rice Celebrity Gala
Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino, Hollywood. Join NFL Legend Jerry Rice along with celebrities and other NFL greats for an evening of dinner and live entertainment to benefit the Buoniconti Fund. 7pm.

NFL Super Bowl Celebrity Bowling Classic 
SpareZ Lanes, 5325 S University Dr, Davie. Super Bowl legend, MVP of Super Bowl X and "dual-sport" Hall of Famer (both football and bowling), Lynn Swann, will return for a third straight year to serve as event host. Proceeds from the tournament will help fund the NFL's Youth Education Town (YET) initiative in South Florida. 7pm.

John Mayer
BankAtlantic Center, Sunrise. 8pm.

Jamie Foxx Party
Passion Nightclub, Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino, Hollywood. Academy Award-winning actor and comedian/musician Jamie Foxx will host what's sure to be a star-studded party.10pm.

Friday, February 5

World Record Slot Pull Event at the Isle Casino Pompano Park
1800 SW 3rd St, Pompano Beach
Isle® Casino Racing Pompano Park will attempt to set a world record for the most slot machines played simultaneously. Registration is currently open to participate and become a part of history. Pre-registration is required and is currently open online at Participants will check-in at the Grandstand starting at 7am and the world record attempt will be held at 9am. All participants will receive a continental breakfast; limited edition, commemorative players card and $10 IslePlay.

Helmets for Homes Build Day
Fort Lauderdale Green Build Site, 2224 NW 26th St, Fort Lauderdale. Open to the public. Must register in advance with Laura Lindenfeld, volunteer coordinator, Help build a home for a deserving family in need. 7:30am-12:30pm.

NFL Alumni Super Bowl of Golf Showcase
Grand Oaks Golf Club, 3201 Rolling Hills Circle, Davie. Foursomes are teamed with a former NFL player to compete in this celebrity Pro-Am golf tournament for fun and prizes. $5,000 per foursome. 9am-3pm.

NFL Alumni Player of the Year Awards Dinner
The Westin Diplomat Resort & Spa, Hollywood
$10,000 per table of 8 (plus NFL Legend and guest)
Each honoree will receive his Player of the Year Award from a legend enshrined in the Pro Football Hall of Fame.

"Super Bash" hosted by Michael "The Playmaker" Irvin 
Opium Nightclub, Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino.
Join Michael Irvin and his invited guests Ryan Bader, Deion Sanders, A-Rod, Will Ferrell, Dominique Wilkins, Rick Ankiel, Ray Lewis, Johnny Damon and hundreds more! To reserve a private VIP table, please call 954-327-9094. 9pm.

Rock 'N Soul Party with Drew Rosenhaus
Hard Rock Live, Hollywood. Join sports agent Drew Rosenhaus and his roster of NFL players including Tommie Harris, Chad Ocho Cinco (Johnson), Willis McGahee, Santana Moss, Terrell Owens, Kellen Winslow Jr, Jeremy Shockey, Zach Thomas, Frank Gore, DeSean Jackson and Lance Briggs. $100 for general admission or $250 for VIP. 9pm.

Kendra "Super Bunny Friday" Party 
Passion Nightclub, Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino.
Playboy Playmate and E! Reality TV Star Kendra will host a "Playboy Bunny" party.  Featured that night prior to Kendra's arrival will be an evening gown and swimsuit contest by Tropic Beauty. There will be a red carpet prior to the event in front of Passion Nightclub. For more information call 954-321-3443. 10 pm.

"Steamy Centerfold Pregame Blitz Party"
Pangaea Lounge, Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino.
Hosted by Tami Donaldson (Miss Maxim USA), Hope Dworaczyk (Playboy Playmate Miss April 2009) and Candace Cassidy (Playboy Playmate Miss June 2009). Music by Mike Palmieri. For more information, prices and table reservations visit  or call 954-581-5454. 10pm.

Saturday, February 6

2010 Super Bowl Breakfast 
Westin Diplomat Resort & Spa, Hollywood. Presentation of Bart Starr Award for outstanding character and leadership. Includes past and present NFL greats. Priority table of ten $2,000; Corporate table of ten $1,500. 8-10am.

Battle of the Beauties Youth Football Clinic
Northeast High School, 700 SE 56th St, Oakland Park. Features pro trainer Tony Sands and current and former NFL players teaching football skills to participants, plus a motivation session for kids. $20 per child. 8:30am-12pm.

NFL Alumni Sporting Clays Team Challenge
Markham Skeet, Trap and Sporting Clays Club, 16001 W. State Rd 84, Sunrise. Foursomes are teamed with a former NFL player to compete for fun and prizes. Benefits the NFL Alumni Caring for Kids program. 8:30am-2:30pm.

Jason Taylor Foundation Chalk Talk & Comedy Show
Improv Comedy Club, Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino
All-Pro Jason Taylor and comedian Ralphie May are teaming up to bring you a night of fun and laughter combined with touchdowns, tackles and inside information - all to benefit the Jason Taylor Foundation. The evening kicks off with a cocktail party from 5pm-6pm, which will include appetizers, dinner, and drinks. This will be followed by an exclusive Chalk-Talk featuring Jason Taylor, ESPN College GameDay's Kirk Herbstreit, and even Ralphie May, who is sure to provide his own unique perspective! Once the guys are finished talking X's and O's, Ralphie May, one of the top comedians in the country, will be performing. Ticket sales will benefit the Jason Taylor Foundation, so please join us in our efforts to assist South Florida's children in need. For more information please contact Seth Levit at (954) 424-0799 ext. 102. 5pm.

Lingerie Bowl VII
Hard Rock Live, Hollywood. "The Ultimate Catfight" features the Lingerie Football League's conference champions battling it out. The night will include guest celebrities and special musical performances. Tailgate Village opens 6pm; celebrity red carpet arrivals at 7pm and the "The Ultimate Catfight" begins 10pm. Tickets from $40 to $5,000.

1st Annual NFL Alumni All Pro Bowl Event
Daisy Dukes Sports Bar, 10060 Pines Blvd, Pembroke Pines. Must be 21 or over. Tickets $20 in advance, $25 at door. Call 954-756-0184. 6pm-midnight.

Taste of the NFL
Broward County Convention Center, Fort Lauderdale. Food and wine gala featuring top chef from each NFL city paired with a current or alumni NFL player. Barenaked Ladies to perform. Tax deductible charity event to benefit hunger relief for the Daily Bread Food Bank. Guest $500, VIP $600, Corporate Table of ten $6,000. 7-11pm (VIP and Tables 6pm).

Penthouse Magazine Super Party
Passion Nightclub, Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino. Celebrity DJs Riz (Official DJ of the NFL) and DJ Stonerokk (SKAM Artist) and numerous special guest performers. Must be 21 or older. General admission starts at $250 for open bar from 9pm-midnight.

Dane Cook
BankAtlantic Center, Sunrise. 8pm.

Celebrity Poker Tournament
Dave & Buster's, 3000 Oakwood Blvd, Hollywood. 8-10pm

Super Bowl Saturday Night with O.A.R. Free Concert 
Fort Lauderdale Beach (1140 Seabreeze Blvd.)
New Year's Eve meets Super Bowl Eve.  The NFL will host a free outdoor concert and fireworks spectacular, the night before Super Bowl XLIV. Free and open to the public, Super Bowl Saturday Night celebrates an exciting year of football and the arrival of Super Bowl XLIV. The event will include live musical performances by O.A.R., BARENAKED LADIES and ROBERT RANDOLPH & THE FAMILY BAND and the Super Bowl Fireworks Spectacular at Fort Lauderdale Beach Park adjacent to the Sheraton Fort Lauderdale Beach Hotel on A1A (Seabreeze Blvd.) just north of Holiday Drive. Festivities will begin at 4pm with a DJ set and video programming followed by live music beginning at 6pm and concluding the evening with a Super Bowl Fireworks Spectacular at 9:40pm. Fans may enter beginning at 4pm. For more information, contact Joanna Hunter at or 212-450-2449 or Steve Brener at or 818-462-5598.

"Insomnia, Are You Game"
Gryphon Nightclub, Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino
DJ's Edgar V. & Willie Morales, present "Insomnia, Are You Game". For information, prices and table reservations please visit or call 954-581-5454. 11pm.

Sunday, February 7

Big Game Brunch
Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino, Hollywood. Join former NFL Coach and current FOX Broadcaster Jimmy Johnson and other celebs to be announced for an intimate Q & A, trivia contest and a silent auction benefiting the Russell Reading & Life Skills Foundation. Also on-hand will be 48 NFL cheerleaders who will sign autographs, dance and interact with guests. Tickets $175, or tables $1,500. 10:30am.

Super Bowl Brunch
Big Tomato Market Grill, 8300 Pines Blvd, Pembroke Pines. Italian brunch buffett with a full array of Italian dishes, carving stations and seafood. Reservations necessary, call 954-704-0100. $14.95 per person. 10:30am-2:30pm

Super Bowl XLIV Gameday Fan Plaza (Super Bowl ticket holders ONLY)
Sun Life Stadium, 1-5pm 

Cocina Caliente
Mardi Gras Casino, Hallandale Beach.
A unique blend of Caribbean and tropical flavors presented in a lively setting on the Mardi Gras Casino Verandah, featuring The Sabor Latino Band, sexy showgirls, Capoeiras performances, drummers, samba girls, football maracas, foam fingers and much more. Guests will also have the chance to win a share of $123,400+ in cash, bonus play, and prizes. Giveaways all day and other contests. For more call 954-924-3200. 2pm-9pm.

Rock the Game Watch Party
Hard Rock Live, Hollywood. Big screen TVs and projectors will capture all of the action while you recline on VIP couches and recliners. General admission seating in the stands is FREE. 5pm.

Super Bowl XLIV, Sun Life Stadium, 6:30pm
American Football Conference (AFC) champion Indianapolis Colts against the National Football Conference (NFC) champion New Orleans Saints.

Ludacris Super Baller After Party
Passion Nightclub, Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino.
Presented by the Infinite Entertainment Group, hip-hop star Ludacris will host a premier post-game party in South Florida. Tickets start at $50. For more information contact Passion Nightclub at or 954-321-3443. 11pm.



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Art Roundtable | Michael Vasquez

October 21, 2014
One E. Las Olas Blvd., Fort Lauderdale
954-262-0221  visit website  | send email
Michael Vasquez’s work, which explores issues such as ritualistic gang initiations, ideals of masculinity, ...more

Ringo Starr & His All Starr Band

October 21, 2014
8 p.m.
201 SW 5 Ave, Fort Lauderdale
954-462-0222  visit website
The legendary Ringo Starr is hitting the road with his All Starr Band and coming to Fort Lauderdale. "All ...more

An Intimate Evening with Miss Coco Peru

October 23, 2014
6 PM
2345 Wilton Drive, Wilton Manors
561-707-5920  visit website  | send email
Join Miss Coco Peru for an evening filled with...Miss Coco Peru! Coco LOVES to reminisce. In fact, she’s very ...more

Film | The Diving Bell and the Butterfly

October 23, 2014
One E. Las Olas Blvd., Fort Lauderdale
954-262-0227  visit website  | send email
A Screening of Julian Schnabel’s award-winning film based on Jean-Dominique Bauby’s memoir of his life ...more

Happier Hour | Book Club

October 23, 2014
One E. Las Olas Blvd., Fort Lauderdale
954-262-0234  visit website  | send email
The Museum’s new book club features a discussion of The Diving Bell and the Butterfly: A Memoir of Life in Death ...more


October 23, 2014-November 3, 2014
Showtimes vary
401 SW 2 St, Fort Lauderdale
954-713-0930  visit website  | send email
An ex-hitman comes out of retirement to track down the gangsters that took everything from him. With New York City as ...more


October 23, 2014
5:30 - 8:30 PM
Fort Lauderdale Woman's Club
20 S Andrews Road, Fort Lauderdale
954-401-2007  visit website
OKTOBERFEST - Bavarian Beer & Brats (non profit event).  The Fort Lauderdale Woman's Club invites you to join ...more

Queer Kids: Coming Out In America - Opening Reception and Media Event

October 23, 2014
7 - 9 PM
2157 Wilton Drive, Wilton Manors
954-763-8565  visit website  | send email
Queer Kids: Coming Out In America Photographs by Michael Sharkey For the past 8 years M. Sharkey has been documenting ...more

The Truth about Fairy Tales

October 23, 2014
Broward County Main Library - Bienes Museum of the Modern Book
100 S. Andrews Avenue, Fort Lauderdale
954-357-8243  visit website  | send email
Dr. Janet Towell will explore the history of fairy tales around the world from the perspectives of Vojtěch Kubašta, ...more

Dunlap and Pennington Concert Artists

October 24, 2014
First Congregational Church of Ft. Lauderdale, U.C.C.
2501 NE 30th Street, Ft. Lauderdale
954-563-4271  visit website  | send email
Funny, entertaining and WOW can they play! And PLAY they do! Mega hits of BROADWAY, cool POPS, hot JAZZ, and stunning ...more

Fall Festivus

October 24, 2014
6:30 PM
Christ Covenant Church
4700 SW 188 AVE, SW Ranches
954-434-4500  visit website  | send email
Food Trucks, Costume Contest, Carnival Attractions, The Maze, Horse Rides & Face Painting Free Event, Rain or ...more

Fifty Shades of Crimson-Wine Tasting Silent/Live Auction Event

October 24, 2014
6 PM
300 Gulf Stream Way, Dania Beach
954-303-3585  visit website  | send email
The ladies of Delta Sigma Theta, Sorority, Inc., South Broward Alumni Chapter and the gentlemen of Kappa Alpha Psi ...more

Halloween Hoopla

October 24, 2014
6 - 8 PM
Tamarac Park
7501 N. University Dr., Tamarac
954-597-3674  visit website
Enjoy this FREE event for all ages which will include music, arts & crafts, bounce houses, face painting, carnival ...more

Justin Hayward

October 24, 2014
8 PM
707 N.E. 8th St., Fort Lauderdale
954-462-0222  visit website
Penning such timeless tunes as "Nights In White Satin," "Tuesday Afternoon," "The ...more

Los Lonely Boys

October 24, 2014
8 p.m.
707 N.E. 8th St., Fort Lauderdale
954-462-0222  visit website
The Texan trio of brothers blends elements of blues, Tex-Mex, rock and Chicano music to create their own signature ...more

Master Chorale of South Florida Presents a Classical Hit Parade

October 24, 2014
8 p.m.
First Presbyterian Church
2331 NE 26th Ave, Pompano Beach
954-418-6232  visit website  | send email
Master Chorale of South Florida Presents Classical Hit Parade Concert featuring symphony chorus favorites such as: O ...more


October 24-25, 2014
5:30 PM
St. Sebastian Catholic Church
2000 SE 25th Avenue, Fort Lauderdale
954-524-9344  visit website  | send email
St. Sebastian Catholic Church will be holding its' 9th annual Oktoberfest Celebration on Friday, October 24th at 5:30 ...more

Andy McKee

October 25, 2014
7:30 PM
201 SW 5 Ave, Fort Lauderdale
954-462-0222  visit website
With more than 150 million YouTube views and the top-rated videos of all time, this phenomenally adept finger-style ...more

Celebrate Fire Prevention Day

October 25, 2014
12 - 4 PM
401 SW 2 St, Fort Lauderdale
954-713-0930  visit website  | send email
YMCA Fire Prevention Cool down with the YMCA inside the Museum with a number of hands-on interactives for everyone in ...more

Chloe Dolandis

October 25, 2014
9 p.m.
109 SW 2nd Ave, Fort Lauderdale
954-449-1044  visit website  | send email
A young voice with an old soul, dynamic entertainer Chloe Dolandis moves audiences with her powerful vocals and ...more

Enrique Iglesias & Pitbull

October 25, 2014
8 p.m.
1 Seminole Way, Hollywood
954-797-5531  visit website
Enrique Iglesias & Pitbull come to Hard Rock Live and perform on October 25th at 8PM. more

Lauderdale-by-the-Sea Craft Festival

October 25-26, 2014
4400 N. Ocean Drive, Lauderdale By the Sea
954-472-3755  visit website
American Craft Endeavors is proud to announce the 16th Annual Lauderdale by the Sea Craft Festival. This free weekend ...more

Mini Muse | Café Dolly: Picabia, Schnabel, Willumsen

October 25, 2014
One E. Las Olas Blvd., Fort Lauderdale
954-262-0221  visit website  | send email
Mini Muse is the Museum’s newest monthly education program offered exclusively to Family level members ($100) ...more

Pure BodyLove Retreat and Wellness Conference

October 25-26, 2014
8 to 6
Marriott Pompano Beach Resort & Spa
1200 N Ocean Blvd, Pompano Beach
561-578-9492  visit website  | send email
Total immersion experience to love the body you are in! • Build confidence, self-esteem and body image • ...more


October 25, 2014-November 22, 2014
8 PM
620 E. Las Olas Blvd., Fort Lauderdale
954-829-6085send email
SHOWTIME @ THE RIVERSIDE Fort Lauderdale has a new, pop-up showroom of high-energy talent. The nightclub is located in ...more
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