EventsSuntrust Sunday Jazz Brunch
Location: Riverwalk, Downtown Fort Lauderdale
First Sunday of every month. An ideal way to relax and enjoy Fort Lauderdale's scenic Riverwalk. Live , outdoor concert series bringing the area's best local jazz artists. Listen to the soulful sounds on four different stages. Everyone is welcome to attend, including well-behaved, leashed pets. There is plenty of room to set up chairs, blankets and picnic baskets to experience the fabulous entertainment. Patrons can also stroll along the historic brick-lined walkway to enjoy live music while browsing items from local merchants and enjoying food from area restaurants.
Broadwalk Friday Fest
Location: Hollywood Beach Theatre
East of A1A at Johnson St and the ocean
Every Friday of every month. Live jazz, blues, pop and everything in between along Hollywood's signature 2.5 mile Broadwalk. Charming oceanfront cafes and restaurants serve up delicious innovative cuisine while you enjoy the best array of live music and tropical ocean breezes.
Water Works: Soak Up the Science
May 29, 2010 - September 6, 2010
Location: Museum of Discovery & Science and AutoNation IMAX Theater
401 SW 2nd Ave, Fort Lauderdale
A fun way to learn all-about and appreciate our most precious natural resource: water. Where on Earth is the water? Learn about the sources of water, how much is locked up in the oceans, glaciers and in the soil. Come and explore the current issues in freshwater quality and conservation, while piloting a model submarine, making a rainbow, capturing a perfect snowflake, and finding your water footprint! Meet Water the Water Molecule and follow his fast-paced and humorous adventures in the wondrous and unpredictable world of the water cycle.
51st Annual Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show
October 28, 2010 - November 1, 2010
Location: Fort Lauderdale
Largest boat show in the world, covering six sites: Bahia Mar Yachting Center, Broward County Convention Center, Fort Lauderdale Grande Hotel and Yacht Club, Hyatt Pier 66 Hotel & Marina, Hall of Fame Marina, Las Olas Marina. Displaying more than a billion dollars' worth of boats, yachts and accessories from every major marine manufacturer worldwide. It is the world's premier venue for super yachts.
45th Annual Fort Lauderdale Billfish Tournament
November 18 - 21, 2010
Location: Fort Lauderdale
Thurs: Kick-off/Registration; Fri: Late registration; Sat: Fishing; Sun: Awards Dinner
One-day offshore tournament for serious fishermen. More accessible and affordable this year by bringing it to three popular inlets - Miami, Fort Lauderdale and Lake Worth. In addition to Sailfish as the target species, there are additional divisions that include Dolphin, Tuna, Wahoo, and Kingfish payouts providing anglers with a premier competitive fishing experience and exceptional payouts.