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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    Bar
    Tap 42 Bar & Kitchen 1411 S Andrews Ave Fort Lauderdale, FL
    June 29, 2015
    Sunday means bottomless brunch! 11 am to 3 pm brunch is better with bloody mary’s, mimosas, and UFO White brews.
    Restaurant
    Mangos Restaurant & Lounge 904 E Las Olas Blvd Fort Lauderdale, FL
    June 29, 2015
    Get a $5 burger with the purchase of any drink during happy hour Monday-Friday from 4:00 to 6:30 pm!
    American Restaurant
    Big City Tavern 609 E Las Olas Blvd Fort Lauderdale, FL
    June 29, 2015
    Dessert is just $7 for delicious sweet treats like mason jar blueberry pie, pistachio brown butter Bundt cake, and flourless chocolate cake served with raspberry brownie & peanut butter mousse!
    American Restaurant
    Indigo Restaurant Las Olas 620 E Las Olas Blvd Fort Lauderdale, FL
    June 29, 2015
    Try the chef’s specialties like the lobster & rock shrimp pot pie in a decadent béchamel sauce for just $26.
    Italian Restaurant
    Anthony's Runway 84 330 W SR-84 Fort Lauderdale, FL
    June 22, 2015
    Ask about the off-menu specials like Snapper Franchese & Rigatoni Cauliflower!
    Seafood Restaurant
    Kelly's Landing 1305 SE 17th St Fort Lauderdale, FL
    June 22, 2015
    Clam chowder is a soup special every day at just $4 for a cup and $6 for a bowl.
    Italian Restaurant
    Zuckerello's 3017 E Commercial Blvd Fort Lauderdale, FL
    June 22, 2015
    Happy hour every day from 4PM-6PM & 8:30PM-9:30PM with special apps all under $8.
    Seafood Restaurant
    The Pirate Republic Seafood & Grill 400 SW 3rd Ave Fort Lauderdale, FL
    June 22, 2015
    Try the seafood specialties with Fish, Shrimp, Calamari, Clams, and Mussels, small for $18.99 or Regular for just $29.
    Breakfast Spot
    Red Fox Diner 3640-1 N Federal Hwy Lighthouse PT, FL
    June 15, 2015
    Handmade half pound burgers come with your choice of fries, potato salad, coleslaw or chips for just $7.95!
    Hot Dog Joint
    Hot Dog Heaven 101 E Sunrise Blvd Fort Lauderdale, FL
    June 15, 2015
    Get deli favorites like sausage, pastrami and Vienna hot dogs- each under $10!
    Bar
    Fishtales On 33rd Bar & Grill 3355 NE 33rd St Fort Lauderdale, FL
    June 15, 2015
    Try dinner delicacies like BBQ duck quesadillas or Thai curry mussels for $13 or less!
    Restaurant
    Mojo 4140 N Federal Hwy Fort Lauderdale, FL
    June 15, 2015
    Try the Pre Fix menu Monday-Wednesday through October for specialties like bacon truffled fries or roasted free range chicken for just $21.95 with chef’s choice of dessert.
    Seafood Restaurant
    Sea Watch On The Ocean 6002 N Ocean Blvd Lauderdale by the sea, FL
    June 9, 2015
    Dine at dusk, from 5pm-6pm for just $23.95 alongside beautiful ocean views.
    Pub
    June 9, 2015
    Get $2 off Florida-brewed drafts Tuesday-Sunday from 4pm-7pm at happy hour!
    Seafood Restaurant
    Aruba Beach Cafe 1 Commercial Blvd Lauderdale by the sea, FL
    June 9, 2015
    Stop by for happy hour Monday-Friday 5pm-7pm for 50% select cocktails and $4.95 apps at the bar!
    Italian Restaurant
    Fra Diavolo 5444 N University Dr Lauderhill, FL
    June 9, 2015
    Try the homemade whole wheat pasta for a healthy twist on Italian classics!
    Bar
    Fishtales On 33rd Bar & Grill 3355 NE 33rd St Fort Lauderdale, FL
    June 1, 2015
    Get a Beach Bucket of seafood for Shrimp, Clams, Dolphin, Mussels in a Tomato or White Wine Broth for just $18!
    Sports Bar
    Parrot Lounge 911 Sunrise Ln Fort Lauderdale, FL
    June 1, 2015
    Deliciously refreshing frozen daiquiris and Margaritas are just $5.50 on Saturdays and Sundays!
    Bar
    Posh Lounge 110 N Federal Hwy Fort Lauderdale, FL
    June 1, 2015
    Choose from over 30 hand-crafted rolls starting at just $9!
    Juice Bar
    Myapapaya juicery + kitchen 1040 Bayview Dr #100 Fort Lauderdale, FL
    June 1, 2015
    All cold-pressed juices are custom-made & pressed to order for just $10!

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    we love cruisers
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    fit lauderdale
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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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