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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    Sports Bar
    Hoops Bar & Grill 4599 S University Dr Davie, FL
    August 24, 2015
    Tuesdays & Thursdays wings are half price when you dine in!
    Asian Restaurant
    Temple Street Eatery 416 N Federal Hwy Fort Lauderdale, FL
    August 24, 2015
    Choose to dip your dumplings in any of Temple Street Eatery’s three signature sauces. Try them all w/dumpling dishes starting at just $3.50.
    Seafood Restaurant
    JB's On The Beach 300 SE 20th Ave. Deerfield Beach, FL
    August 24, 2015
    Stop by for the special weekend menu serving unique breakfast items like the Smoked Salmon BLT on a pretzel roll and the Maine Lobster Scramble until 3 pm.
    Vegetarian / Vegan Restaurant
    Green Bar & Kitchen 1075 SE 17th St Fort Lauderdale, FL
    August 24, 2015
    Build your own bowl 100% customized from fresh ingredients for just $10.99!
    Bar
    Poor House 110 Nugent Ave Fort Lauderdale, FL
    August 17, 2015
    Late night dining at its best, Poor House is offering up pub classics like an 8” personal pizza for just $6.
    Café
    The Salad Bowl 100 E Broward Blvd Fort Lauderdale, FL
    August 17, 2015
    Check out the ‘Latin Corner’ of the lunch menu for Cuban & Creole specials served with plantain chips and a side of Cuban "Mojo" sauce starting at just $6.95.
    Café
    Vienna Cafe and Bistro 5724 S Flamingo Rd Cooper City, FL
    August 17, 2015
    Upgrade your entrée to include either French Onion Soup or Bisque, or a signature Spinach, Sonoma, Thai Pecan or Summer Salad for just $2.50.
    Cupcake Shop
    Batter Co. Cupcake 2101 N Federal Hwy Pompano Beach, FL
    August 17, 2015
    Get six of your favorite flavors in super trendy mason jars all for just $36!
    BBQ Joint
    Scruby’s BBQ 251 N University Dr Pembroke Pines, FL
    August 10, 2015
    Open pit BBQ is back all year long at Scruby’s BBQ serving up all you can eat ribs with their signature sauce for just $11.99!
    Vegetarian / Vegan Restaurant
    Sublime Restaurant 1431 N Federal Hwy Fort Lauderdale, FL
    August 10, 2015
    Delicious dishes with a vegan twist are served fresh at Sublime with daring plates like Mac ‘N’ Cheese with a Dijon béchamel cheddar sauce!
    Sandwich Place
    LaSpada's Original Hoagies 7893 W Sample Rd Coral Springs, FL
    August 10, 2015
    Fresh veggies and top quality cuts make perfect hoagies starting at just $5.30!
    American Restaurant
    Tropical Acres Steakhouse 2500 Griffin Rd Fort Lauderdale, FL
    August 10, 2015
    Monday-Friday get two 1lb. Maine lobsters w/side and salad for just $24.95!
    Latin American Restaurant
    The Chimney House Grill & Cafe 701 W Las Olas Blvd Fort Lauderdale, FL
    August 3, 2015
    Don’t miss brunch on Saturdays and Sundays, with dishes less than $15
    Seafood Restaurant
    Southport Raw Bar 1536 Cordova Rd Fort Lauderdale, FL
    August 3, 2015
    Check back for daily seafood specials so you can dine dockside with the chef’s freshest.
    American Restaurant
    Market 17 1850 SE 17th St Fort Lauderdale, FL
    August 3, 2015
    Happy hour every day from 4:30 to 7PM with half off appetizers, drinks, glasses of wine and beer at the bar
    Brewery
    The Funky Buddha Brewery 1201 NE 38th St Oakland Park, FL
    August 3, 2015
    Come by on Wednesdays to try a new brew.
    Pizza Place
    Giorgio's Brick Oven Pizza 1499 SE 17th St Fort Lauderdale, FL
    July 27, 2015
    Check for daily lunch & dinner specials starting at just $8.75
    Mexican Restaurant
    El Guanaco Taqueria 331 NE 44th St Oakland Park, FL
    July 27, 2015
    All breakfast burritos and tacos are served with refried beans, sweet plantains, cream, Salvadoran cheese and 2 tortillas!
    Hotel Bar
    The Wreck Bar @ Sheraton Fort Lauderdale Beach Hotel 1140 Seabreeze Blvd Fort Lauderdale, FL
    July 27, 2015
    Mermaids come to life every Friday & Saturday evening @ 6:30 pm- the perfect pairing for seashore-inspired cocktails & light bites.
    American Restaurant
    Beauty and The Feast 601 N Fort Lauderdale Beach Blvd Fort Lauderdale, FL
    July 27, 2015
    Enjoy a true FEAST every Sunday w/gourmet brunch for just $29.95!

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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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