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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    Pub
    Royal Pig Pub 350 E Las Olas Blvd Fort Lauderdale, FL
    May 18, 2015
    Try the pub favorites only served after 5 pm including New Orleans BBQ shrimp, chef’s gumbo and Cajun chicken and waffles.
    American Restaurant
    Jet Runway Cafe 5540 NW 21st Ter Fort Lauderdale, FL
    May 18, 2015
    All breakfast items served with the famous fried bread pudding!
    Italian Restaurant
    Noodles Panini 821 E Las Olas Blvd Fort Lauderdale, FL
    May 18, 2015
    All day Wednesday, bottles of wine are half price! Stay for the Wednesday night braised beef short rib special.
    Greek Restaurant
    Thasos Greek Restaurant 3330 E Oakland Park Blvd Fort Lauderdale, FL
    May 18, 2015
    Try the small plates of grilled octopus, lamb sausage or shrimp with feta & fresh chilies for $19 or less!
    Steakhouse
    Farraddays Steakhouse 777 Isle of Capri Pompano Beach, FL
    May 11, 2015
    Choose from 2 sets of warm or cool appetizers including braised short ribs on sea salt flatbread and the giant chilled seafood sampler!
    Latin American Restaurant
    The Chimney House Grill & Cafe 701 W Las Olas Blvd Fort Lauderdale, FL
    May 11, 2015
    3 kinds of ceviche starting at just $14 for this Peruvian-style homemade dish!
    Italian Restaurant
    Sette Bello 6245 N Federal Hwy Fort Lauderdale, FL
    May 11, 2015
    Le Chef French Restaurant Café: Sunday brunch is even better with bottomless Mimosas & Bellini!
    French Restaurant
    Le Chef French Restaurant Café 2104 E Oakland Park Blvd Fort Lauderdale, FL
    May 11, 2015
    Sunday brunch is even better with bottomless Mimosas & Bellini!
    Wine Bar
    Naked Grape Wine Bar 2163 Wilton Dr Wilton Manors, FL
    May 4, 2015
    Tuesday & Wednesday enjoy half-priced bottles all night!
    Bar
    Stout Bar & Grill 3419 N Andrews Ave Oakland Park, FL
    May 4, 2015
    Brisket Thursday serves up the Texas classic with mashed potatoes and veggies for just $14!
    Burger Joint
    Jacks Old Fashioned Hamburger House 4201 N Federal Hwy Fort Lauderdale, FL
    May 4, 2015
    Fresh-ground handmade burgers starting at just $3.69!
    Mexican Restaurant
    Cielito Lindo's Prospect Road Oakland Park, FL
    May 4, 2015
    Choose from 9 different margaritas & make yours a 21 oz. cocktail for just $3 more!
    Hot Dog Joint
    Howie's TOP DOG 5021 S State Road 7 Ste 209 Davie, FL
    April 27, 2015
    Get a dollar off every day with ‘Buck Off’ daily specials! Mondays get a buck off hot dog for just $2.29!
    Italian Restaurant
    La Forketta Italian Restaurant 1255 S Powerline Rd Pompano Beach, FL
    April 27, 2015
    All dishes at La Forketta are made with imported Italian ingredients including their selection of fresh-baked focaccia starting at just $10!
    Vietnamese Restaurant
    Pho 79 6451 Stirling Rd Davie, FL
    April 27, 2015
    Korean-style short ribs, grilled chicken, pork chop, or grilled shrimp rice platters are all served with rice & egg sunny side up for less than $13!
    Asian Restaurant
    M & H Cafe 2875 S University Dr Davie, FL
    April 27, 2015
    Smoothie, cup of soup, half panini, half garden salad, half chicken Caesar salad- pick any 2 for just $7.99!
    Mexican Restaurant
    Eduardo de San Angel 2822 E Commercial Blvd Fort Lauderdale, FL
    April 20, 2015
    Try the innovative appetizers like fresh crab-stuffed poblano pepper, grilled cactus, or blue crab corn cakes for French preparations of Mexican inspiration!
    Italian Restaurant
    Valentino cucina italiana Fort Lauderdale, FL
    April 20, 2015
    Don’t miss chef-hosted events with exclusive menu items! Tickets available at www.valentinocucinaitaliana.com/ for pre-priced seating & availability
    Thai Restaurant
    Sukho Thai 1930 E Sunrise Blvd Fort Lauderdale, FL
    April 20, 2015
    2 for 1 drink specials and $2 off any food item from 5 to 7PM!
    Bakery
    Rendez-Vous Bakery and Bistro 1576 E Oakland Park Blvd Oakland Park, FL
    April 20, 2015
    Happy hour Monday-Friday from noon to 7PM means half-price specials!

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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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