Visit Lauderdale's highest priority is the safety and well-being of visitors and residents. Locations throughout Greater Fort Lauderdale (Broward County) and its 31 cities are ensuring Safe + Clean experiences. Everyone is asked to keep a mask with them at all times and wear when social distancing can’t be maintained or when required. Mask wearing policies vary inside local businesses but are required on public transportation, at Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport and Port Everglades. Consistent with CDC guidelines, effective Friday, July 30, facial coverings and social distancing are required while indoors on Broward County government property, regardless of vaccination status.
For ongoing updates, visit Broward.org/Coronavirus.
COVID-19 testing is available by appointment for travelers with scheduled flights at Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport. Tests at the airport require a fee. Find details here. Find information on other testing sites throughout Greater Fort Lauderdale here.
In response to the latest rise in COVID-19 cases including the Delta Variant, tests are available at a variety of drive-through and walk-up testing sites for anyone of any age, including non-residents.
Vaccination sites are open to all Broward County residents 12 years of age and older (for Pfizer vaccine) and 18 years of age and older (for Moderna and Johnson & Johnson vaccine). Find more information on vaccinations here.
All beach areas in Greater Fort Lauderdale/Broward County are open including:
City of Fort Lauderdale Beach Parking is available at city parking garages, surface lots and on-street metered parking areas along Fort Lauderdale beach. Find a map, rates and more info here.
Many restaurants and bars in Greater Fort Lauderdale offer outdoor seating. Each business may decide whether to customers are required to wear a mask when entering restaurants or when waiting in line or walking to registers, pickup counters or restrooms.
Open Attractions & Activities
Some may require the use of masks. You are encouraged to carry a mask with you.
Temporarily Closed Attractions
Parks that are Open - Plenty of Room to Roam in These Wide Open Spaces:
Parks that are Closed:
Open Shopping Areas
*All event dates are subject to change.