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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    Other Great Outdoors
    Billie Swamp Safari 30000 Gator Tail Trl Clewiston, FL
    September 22, 2014
    Students with improved grades can bring their report cards and see a free Critter Show along with one guardian.
    Mexican Restaurant
    La Bamba III 4245 N Federal Hwy Fort Lauderdale, FL
    September 22, 2014
    Get dinner for under $15 and dine from 4-6PM for the Early Dinner Menu.
    Greek Restaurant
    Thasos Greek Restaurant 3330 E. Oakland Park Blvd. Fort Lauderdale, FL
    September 22, 2014
    Come for happy hour and enjoy $7 wines and complimentary appetizers 4-6PM M-F.
    Seafood Restaurant
    Tarpon Bend Food & Tackle 200 SW 2nd St Fort Lauderdale, FL
    September 22, 2014
    Pay a little for a lot – get $5 cheeseburgers every Monday after 5PM.
    Cocktail Bar
    Lola's on Harrison 2032 Harrison St Hollywood, FL
    September 16, 2014
    Take advantage of $4 well brand cocktails, $6 martini’s and half price craft beers during happy hour.
    Latin American Restaurant
    El Tamarindo Coal Fired Pizza 712 Atlantic Shores Blvd Hallandale, FL
    September 16, 2014
    Fill your stomachs with a choice of 2 sides with every entree.
    The Knife Steakhouse 12603 W Sunrise Blvd Sunrise, FL
    September 16, 2014
    Every M-F get the lunch special which includes selection of grilled meats, salad bar & choice of beer/wine/soda for $17.65.
    American Restaurant
    Grand Lux Cafe 1780 Sawgrass Mills Cir Sunrise, FL
    September 16, 2014
    Check out the lunch specials served until 5PM and under $15.
    Cajun / Creole Restaurant
    Chez Porky's 105 SW 6th St Pompano Beach, FL
    September 8, 2014
    Get the lunch special: upgrade your side salad to a cup of chicken gumbo or chicken noodle.
    Mexican Restaurant
    Zona Fresca 1635 N Federal Hwy Fort Lauderdale, FL
    September 8, 2014
    For kids 12 and under, choose from a taco, burrito or quesadilla for $4.95.
    Donut Shop
    The Dandee Donut Factory 102 N 28th Ave Hollywood, FL
    September 8, 2014
    Get a free donut with any large hot or iced cappuccino
    Brazilian Restaurant
    Chima Brazilian Steakhouse 2400 E Las Olas Blvd Fort Lauderdale, FL
    September 8, 2014
    No better way to celebrate the end of a work day than happy hour M-F, 5-8PM.
    Gay Bar
    Bill's Filling Station 2209 Wilton Dr Wilton Manors, FL
    September 2, 2014
    Get 2-4-1 drink specials during Happy Hour until 9pm.
    Peruvian Restaurant
    La Granja 820 W Sample Rd Pompano Beach, FL
    September 2, 2014
    Delicious Peruvian restaurant serving up a ¼ chicken special starting at $4.45 M-F until 4pm.
    Asian Restaurant
    Mama Asian Noodle & Bar 4437 Lyons Rd, Ste E-108 Coconut Creek, FL
    September 2, 2014
    Get lunch for less than $10 with the Thai Lunch Special offered Monday-Friday.
    Sushi Restaurant
    SanTo's Modern American Buffet & Sushi 4690 N State Road 7 #106 Coral Springs, FL
    September 2, 2014
    Perfect spot for picky eaters who need options: 7 different food stations and a special Organic Egg Brunch.
    Indie Movie Theater
    The Classic Gateway Theatre 1820 E Sunrise Blvd Fort Lauderdale, FL
    August 25, 2014
    Get your loyalty card today to build up points for purchases and get a free small popcorn with every 25 points.
    Movie Theater
    Swap Shop Drive-In Theater 3291 W Sunrise Blvd Fort Lauderdale, FL
    August 25, 2014
    Perfect spot for those who want to shop, play and see a movie all in one place.
    Japanese Restaurant
    Koizumi Japanese Buffet Fort Lauderdale, FL
    August 25, 2014
    Text: KOIZUMIBUFFET to 463898 to receive special offers via text
    Caribbean Restaurant
    Joy's Roti Delight 1235 N State Road 7 Lauderhill, FL
    August 25, 2014
    Try some of the county’s best roti for under $11, served with dhalpourie or paratha.

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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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