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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    Korean Restaurant
    Gabose Korean B.B.Q Restaurant 4991 N University Dr Plantation, FL
    December 15, 2014
    Order any 2 BBQ dishes & cook your BBQ at your table! Choose from the fish, charcoal or stovetop sections for your dining feast.
    American Restaurant
    Brimstone Woodfire Grill 14575 SW 5th St Pembroke Pines, FL
    December 15, 2014
    Check out the brunch menu complete with live jazz and bottomless mimosas every Saturday & Sunday.
    Steakhouse
    Houston's 2821 East Atlantic Blvd Pompano Beach, FL
    December 15, 2014
    These house-ground burgers are made fresh every day and served with hand-cut fries.
    Tea Room
    Eat the Tea 900 NE 20th Ave Fort Lauderdale, FL
    December 15, 2014
    Choose from over 40 different kinds of tea all under $5 for a refreshing drink.
    American Restaurant
    Cheddar's Casual Cafe 7961 W Commercial Blvd. Tamarac, FL
    December 9, 2014
    Try a ‘Great Plate’ complete with your choice of 2 sides.
    Coffee Shop
    Your Big Picture Cafe 4900 S University Dr Davie, FL
    December 9, 2014
    Enjoy your coffee & tea, organic, fair trade & freshly made to order for just $2.55 and get 16 oz of organic brew.
    American Restaurant
    Mustard Seed 256 S University Dr Plantation, FL
    December 9, 2014
    Elevate your taste with Chef Tim Boyd’s fantastic seasonal menus for breakfast, lunch & dinner Monday-Saturday.
    American Restaurant
    Bokamper's Sports Bar & Grill 1280 S Pine Island Rd Plantation, FL
    December 9, 2014
    Happy hour is from 11:30am to 7pm Monday-Friday with $5 Small Bites and $5 specialty martinis.
    Italian Restaurant
    Pa'DeGennaro's 4331 N Ocean Dr Lauderdale by the sea, FL
    December 3, 2014
    Try any of the 8 artisanal pies served daily.
    Seafood Restaurant
    Sea Watch On The Ocean 6002 N Ocean Blvd Lauderdale by the sea, FL
    December 3, 2014
    Try the Conch Chowder, cup or bowl, everyday!
    Vietnamese Restaurant
    Basilic Vietnamese Grill 218 Commercial Blvd Lauderdale by the sea, FL
    December 3, 2014
    Try the fantastic pho with all the trimmings—sprouts, fresh green onions, cilantro, basil, & lime with rice noodles!
    Pizza Place
    Primanti Brothers Pizza Grill 901 NE 9th Street Fort Lauderdale, FL
    December 3, 2014
    Add delicious italian sausage or chicken to any dinner for just $2.49!
    Seafood Restaurant
    Whale's Rib 2031 NE 2nd St Deerfield Beach, FL
    November 24, 2014
    Choose from the “Minnow’s” menu for the kiddies at just $5.50 per meal.
    American Restaurant
    Nauti Dawg Marina Cafe 2841 Marina Cir Lighthouse PT, FL
    November 24, 2014
    Breakfast for less than $5? Yes please! Breakfast served every day.
    American Restaurant
    J. Alexanders Restaurant 2415 N Federal Hwy Fort Lauderdale, FL
    November 24, 2014
    Want a fresh-ground handmade burger? This is your spot, complete with hand cut fries.
    Sushi Restaurant
    Marumi Sushi 8271 W Sunrise Blvd Plantation, FL
    November 24, 2014
    Get a whole grilled squid, freshly grilled crispy pork belly, or BBQ eel fresh from the grill every day!
    Taco Place
    Taqueria Dona Raquel 793 S Dixie Hwy W Pompano Beach, FL
    November 17, 2014
    Quesadillas and Tostadas for just $1.99!
    Sandwich Place
    The Pink Submarine 2041 Wilton Dr Wilton Manors, FL
    November 17, 2014
    A sub special every day for just $8, and special homemade meatball subs every Friday!
    Ice Cream Shop
    Cherry Smash 8000 Wiles Rd Coral Springs, FL
    November 17, 2014
    Huge old fashioned ice cream floats, hand dipped cones & 9 different kinds of sundaes available in this awesome authentic neighborhood spot.
    Mediterranean Restaurant
    Falafel Bistro & Wine Bar 5677 Coral Ridge Dr Coral Springs, FL
    November 17, 2014
    Vegan, Vegetarian and Gluten Free options available for almost every menu item!

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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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