ways to play
ways to play
ways to play
ways to play
ways to play

things to do, places to go

Between Blue Wave beaches and exotic Everglades lie countless ways to play in Greater Fort Lauderdale, including kid-friendly attractions and sightseeing cruises, watersports and more.

Just minutes from the beach is the Riverwalk Arts and Entertainment District in downtown Fort Lauderdale, home to cultural attractions, shops, parks and restaurants.  Along Riverwalk, the brick-lined meandering promenade, discover the Broward Center for the Performing ArtsMuseum of Discovery and Science with its AutoNation 3D IMAX Theater, Florida Grand OperaFort Lauderdale Historical CenterStranahan House and the Museum of Art.

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    Italian Restaurant
    Sicilian Oven 10140 W Sample Rd Coral Springs, FL
    March 30, 2015
    Get your own small pie for just $11 or let the kids pick their own pizza for just $6 on the kids’ menu.
    American Restaurant
    Nauti Dawg Marina Cafe 2841 Marina Cir Lighthouse PT, FL
    March 30, 2015
    Dine with your k-9! Nauti Dawg features a menu just for your pet companion—swing by Monday for half-off the K-9 menu!
    Cuban Restaurant
    Romeu's Cuban Restaurant 6800 Dykes Rd Southwest Ranches, FL
    March 30, 2015
    Try any of the 15 delicious lunch specials all for less than $9—served with your choice of side. Include fresh-made tostones for just $1 more!
    Sushi Restaurant
    sushigami 12801 W Sunrise Blvd Sunrise, FL
    March 30, 2015
    Choose from dozens of delicately designed Japanese dishes starting at just $3!
    Pub
    The Field Irish Pub & Eatery 3281 Griffin Rd Dania Beach, FL
    March 25, 2015
    Get a full Irish breakfast for just $11 including authentic black & white pudding.
    Seafood Restaurant
    Islamorada Fish Company 200 Gulf Way Dania Beach, FL
    March 25, 2015
    All you can eat fish n’ chips on Fridays for only $13.95.
    Restaurant
    Himmarshee Public House 201 SW 2nd St Fort Lauderdale, FL
    March 25, 2015
    Try one of the dishes starring bacon—bacon & corn fritters, bacon wrapped dates, or Mac n’ Cheese with crispy bacon.
    BBQ Joint
    Jack's Bar-B-Q Smokehouse 500 E Oakland Park Blvd. Oakland Park, FL
    March 25, 2015
    Combos come w/ corn bread and 2 sides- try the sampler for just $13.75.
    New American Restaurant
    Seasons 52 2428 E Sunrise Blvd Fort Lauderdale, FL
    March 16, 2015
    Monday-Friday happy hour means $5 small plates and 52 wines available by the glass—stop by between 4-6:30 pm.
    Steakhouse
    Grill Republic Steaks 817 East Last Olas Boulevard Fort Lauderdale, FL
    March 16, 2015
    Get your super fresh custom-cut steak—cut by Grill Republic’s in-house butcher
    Bakery
    Gran Forno Bakery 1235 East Las Olas Blvd. Fort Lauderdale, FL
    March 16, 2015
    Enjoy your panini on fresh baked Italian bread and finish with one of the dozens of handmade desserts.
    Caribbean Restaurant
    Ginger Bay Cafe 1908 Hollywood Blvd Hollywood, FL
    March 16, 2015
    Satisfy your Caribbean craving with jerk wraps, burgers, & sliders all for under $10
    Salad Place
    Toss Up Salads 8616 Griffin Rd. Cooper City, FL
    March 10, 2015
    Take your pick of gourmet wrap ingredients for your own custom creation from over 40 toppings starting at just $5.99!
    Latin American Restaurant
    Vila's Mexican & Cuban Cuisine 2027 S State Road 7 Fort Lauderdale, FL
    March 10, 2015
    Try a little of everything with the Mexican or Cuban platter, each under $20!
    BBQ Joint
    Georgia Pig 1285 SW 40th Avenue Fort Lauderdale, FL
    March 10, 2015
    Get your fill of BBQ classics like pork, beef & spare ribs with platters all just $12 and under!
    Seafood Restaurant
    GG's Waterfront Bar & Grill 606 N Ocean Dr Hollywood, FL
    March 10, 2015
    Substitute classic fries for sweet potato fries or homestead greens with your gourmet sandwich for no extra charge!
    Bar
    O'Malley's Sports Bar 1388 N St Rd 7 Margate, FL
    March 2, 2015
    Fridays and Saturdays enjoy a $4 breakfast or head back for the late night menu, midnight Sunday-Thursday & 2 am Fridays & Saturdays.
    Pub
    The Pub Pembroke SW 145th Terrace Pembroke Pines, FL
    March 2, 2015
    Try the English-inspired classics like Fish n’ Chips or Pub Sliders complete with Guinness onions.
    Sandwich Place
    100 Montaditos 801 S University Dr Plantation, FL
    March 2, 2015
    Choose from 99 Spanish-inspired, hand-crafted savory tapas and sandwiches.
    Sushi Restaurant
    Nami Sushi 12711 Miramar Pkwy Miramar, FL
    March 2, 2015
    Choose from 47 specialty rolls! Swap for brown rice if you are looking for a healthy twist.

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    cruise & play
    Cruising from Port Everglades? There's pre- and post-cruise excursions you can definitely get on board with. Check out the special offers just for cruisers, or see which hotels have shuttle service to the Port, which can be a lifesaver.
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    fork lauderdale
    Sorting out the local restaurant scene is easy with the Fork Lauderdale Dining App. Explore Greater Fort Lauderdale's culinary scene, including romantic waterfront spots, trendy steakhouses, Sunday brunches, sports bars, wine bars and more.
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    bikinis to martinis
    After a day in the sun, heat up your night! Sip under the stars, learn to salsa, LOL at a comedy club or hit the slots at the casino. With seven nights a week and so many ways to enjoy them, you just may have to stay up past your bedtime. Darn.
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    into the wild
    Say hello to your wild side and visit sea turtles on the beach, butterflies in an aviary, or an eight-foot gator in the Everglades. Throw in a kayaking excursion through a mangrove forest or paddleboard down the New River.
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    che hun ta mo! (hello!)
    Discover the spirit and history of the Seminole Tribe, Florida's "unconquered" people, and learn about their culture, and way of life in an authentic Seminole Village.
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    get fit and feel fit
    Bike or walk along A1A. Hike the Everglades. Enjoy a workout or healthy fare at a four-star spa. Greater Fort Lauderdale is a panacea for healthy living - and anyone hoping to stay fit while enjoying a vacation getaway.
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    game on
    When some people get here, they're off to the races, literally. Beyond world-class thoroughbreds to get your heart pumping, there's always Blackjack, Texas Hold 'em, Vegas-style slots and Jai-Alai -- the world's fastest game. Ante-up for excitement.
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