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.

ShutterspotsString

     

    connect with us

    Seafood Restaurant
    Lobster Bar Sea Grille 450 E Las Olas Blvd Fort Lauderdale, FL
    January 12, 2015
    Choose from live lobsters or dry aged porterhouse steaks for a truly divine dining experience.
    Seafood Restaurant
    LuLu's Bait Shack 17 S Fort Lauderdale Beach Blvd Fort Lauderdale, FL
    January 12, 2015
    Feeling adventurous? Try gator ribs, or fried gator tail, or go all-out with the Seafood Treasure.
    BBQ Joint
    Red Cow 1025 N Federal Hwy Fort Lauderdale, FL
    January 12, 2015
    Try a new twist on a breakfast classic— grapefruit brulée or a frito breakfast chili pie.
    Bar
    Shooters Waterfront 3033 NE 32nd Ave Fort Lauderdale, FL
    January 12, 2015
    Go bottomless for brunch with endless mimosas or bloody marys!
    Italian Restaurant
    Zuccarelli 1340 N Federal Hwy Pompano Beach, FL
    January 5, 2015
    Try a pasta entrée served with salad and garlic rolls for less than $12.
    Latin American Restaurant
    La Parilla Rotisserie & Grill 1875 N State Road 7 Margate, FL
    January 5, 2015
    Like Ceviche? You’re in luck! Choose from fish ceviche, shrimp ceviche, or mix ceviche for $12.95.
    French Restaurant
    La Brochette Bistro 2635 N Hiatus Rd Hollywood, FL
    January 5, 2015
    The menu rotates based on the freshest catch of the day and chef’s specials, all with a French spin.
    South American Restaurant
    El Balcon de las Americas 7932 W Sample Rd Tamarac, FL
    January 5, 2015
    Try a South American breakfast for under $5
    Argentinian Restaurant
    Che Pibe 11040 Pembroke Rd Miramar, FL
    December 24, 2014
    All entrees are served with a choice of 2 sides, including authentic tostones
    Sandwich Place
    Jack's Sub Shack 12136 Miramar Pkwy Miramar, FL
    December 24, 2014
    All sandwiches & salads come w/ your choice of more than 10 toppings
    Seafood Restaurant
    Quarterdeck Restaurant 2933 E Las Olas Blvd Fort Lauderdale, FL
    December 24, 2014
    Text qdeck to 71441 for exclusive deals you won’t want to miss out on
    Bakery
    Grampa's Bakery & Restaurant 17 SW 1st St Dania Beach, FL
    December 24, 2014
    Enjoy a lunch special of a hearty salad or sandwich complete with a soup of your choice
    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.

    play atquiet waters park

    sunny interests
    we love cruisers
    dining
    nightlife
    natural wonders
    seminole heritage
    fit lauderdale
    gaming/casinos
    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.
    see more
    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.
    see more
    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.
    see more
    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.
    see more
    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.
    see more
    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.
    see more
    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.
    see more