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Celebrate The Arts Day in Weston

Delight in exciting events, live entertainment  and interactive displays offered for Lauderdale Art Week in Broward. 

Lauderdale Art Week in 2024 is January 20 through 28, and plenty of the events and exhibits are free.  Theater performances and some other events require a fee.

Lauderdale Art Week events include

Ignite Broward

Ignite Broward features light, sound projection displays Wednesday-Sunday January 24-28 in downtown Fort Lauderdale and in Dania.

The exhibits are free.

Displays include

  • 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. weekdays and 6 p.m. to 11 p.m. Friday and Saturday outside the Museum of Discovery & Science, 401 SW Second St., Fort Lauderdale, reservations online
  • 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. weekdays and 6 p.m. to 11 p.m. Friday and Saturday at Esplanade Park on Riverwalk, 400 SW Second St., Fort Lauderdale.
  • 10  a.m. to 8 p.m. January 24, 25 and 28, and 10 a.m. to 11 p.m. January 26 and January 27 at Mad Arts, 481 S. Federal Highway, Dania Beach

Pompano Jazz Festival

Pompano Jazz Fest is January 18-20, register online for free tickets. The festival includes Grammy-award artists saxophonist Branford Marsalis, and saxophonist and flautist Najee. The popular regional group Valerie Tyson Band is part of the festival.

Oakland Park

Art exhibit and sale  featuring local artists 5 p.m. January 20,  Art In Oakland Park, 3478 NE 12th Terrace, Oakland Park 33334. Entry is free to the art exhibit. Parking is free.

A resin workshop at 3 p.m. is $50 – $80.

Davie

Pianist Ana Sinkovec Burstin performs 2 p.m. Sunday January 21 Bailey Hall and free tickets are available online.  Bailey Hall is at Broward College,  3501 Davie Road, Davie.

 

Ocean Scenes Exhibit, Fort Lauderdale

Exhibit featuring artist Pat Anderson and “Ocean Scenes on Fort Lauderdale Beach” is January 24-28 at W Fort Lauderdale, 401 N. Fort Lauderdale Beach Boulevard, Fort Lauderdale. The beachscapes are described as featuring “sparkling seas, luminous skies, verdant palms, and the … liveliness of beachgoers.”

 

“Harold & Kumar” in Fort Lauderdale

“Harold & Kumar Go to White Castle” film is featured at Gateway Theater,  1820 E Sunrise Blvd., Fort Lauderdale, 10 p.m. Friday January 26, with an entry fee of $9.

The movie is presented by Laughing Gas Fest for its 20th anniversary.

Photo/Ilan Pop Art Gallery

Fort Lauderdale

Art Exhibition 6 p.m. – 10 p.m. January 27 with free entry. The venue is Ilan Pop Art Gallery, 954-408, 2854,  2000 S. Federal Highway, Fort Lauderdale 33316.  Painted mopeds by local artists and food tastings  are featured.  Parking is free.

Hollywood

Studios, galleries and other art venues are participating a Lauderdale Art Week event Saturday January 27 in downtown Hollywood. Please return for information on participants and specific events.

Avenue of the Arts Kid's Art Day, Fort Lauderdale

Art activities, chalk drawings, and live entertainment are featured Kid's Art Day 11 a.m. – 5 p.m. January 27 and January 28, with free entry.

Participants include

Young at Art Museum

Museum of Discovery and Science

January 27 youth design a robot that makes a a work of abstract art

January 28 magnetic bead art

Acton Academy, January 27 featuring art project in which kids transform thumb prints into wearable art

The venue is New River Child Care Learning Center, 120 Northwest Seventh Avenue, Fort Lauderdale 33311.  Limited free parking is offered.

Celebrate The Arts Day in Weston

The free Arts Day event includes interactive booths run by student groups and performances by school bands and ensembles. The event is 12 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. January 28 with free entry. An emphasis is on the interplay of technology and the arts. The event usually features a 28-foot Graffiti Wall, and an open-air art studio for painting and pottery hosted by Young at Art. The venue is Weston Town Center, 1675 Market Street, Weston.

More Broward art exhibits and gallery openings

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More free and cheap entertainment this week

Thursday, April 11, 2024

FIU Music Departmental Recital, Miami

3:30 pm to 4:30 pm | FREE | Florida International University (FIU), Tamiami

Pop-up Biergarten, Wellington

4:00 pm to 9:00 pm | FREE | Town Center Promenade, Wellington

Food Truck Thursdays at Highland Oaks Park

5:00 pm to 10:00 pm | FREE | Highland Oaks Park

Live music: Clematis by Night, West Palm Beach

6:00 pm to 9:00 pm | FREE | West Palm Beach Waterfront

Night Market, Boca Raton

6:00 pm to 9:00 pm | FREE | Sanborn Square Park, Boca

Free live music at Hollywood beach bandshell

7:00 pm to 9:00 pm | FREE | Hollywood beach bandshell

Live music at Doral Yard

7:00 pm to 9:30 pm | FREE | Doral Yard

Trivia nights in Broward

7:00 pm to 10:00 pm | FREE

Friday, April 12, 2024

Delray Affair art festival

10:00 am to 6:00 pm | FREE | Downtown Delray Beach

Pop-up Biergarten, Wellington

4:00 pm to 9:00 pm | FREE | Town Center Promenade, Wellington

Fluffy's Food Trucks in Coconut Creek

5:00 pm to 9:00 pm | FREE | Coconut Creek community center

Live entertainment at Plantation Walk

5:00 pm to 9:00 pm | FREE | Plantation Walk

Art After Dark: Live performances, tours, workshops, Fridays at The Norton, WPB

5:00 pm to 10:00 pm | $5.00-10.00 | Norton Museum of Art, West Palm Beach

Food truck gathering

5:00 pm to 10:00 pm | FREE | Tropical Park, South Miami

Smorgasburg Miami weekly street fair with music

5:30 pm to 10:30 pm | FREE | Lincoln Road Mall, Miami Beach

Tunes 'n Trucks in Sunrise

6:00 pm to 9:00 pm | FREE | Sunrise Athletic Complex

Live entertainment at Dania Pointe

6:00 pm to 10:00 pm | FREE | Dania Pointe

Free outdoor movie and food trucks in Tamarac

6:30 pm to 9:00 pm | FREE | Caporella Park & Aquatic Center

Friday Night Sound Waves free concert

6:30 pm to 9:30 pm | FREE | Las Olas Oceanside Park

Jai-Alai, spring season, Miami

6:30 pm to 10:00 pm | FREE | Magic City Fronton, Miami

Jam on percussion for free

7:00 pm to 9:00 pm | FREE | South Florida Center for Percussive Arts

Free live music at Hollywood beach bandshell

7:00 pm to 9:00 pm | FREE | Hollywood beach bandshell

Free Music Under the Stars in Pompano Beach

7:00 pm to 9:00 pm | FREE | Pompano Beach Great Lawn

Broward College Dance Ensemble at Bailey Hall

7:30 pm to 9:00 pm | FREE | Bailey Hall in Davie

Free film at pool in Fort Lauderdale

7:30 pm to 10:00 pm | Bass Park Fort Lauderdale

Viernes Musicales in Fort Lauderdale

7:30 pm to 10:00 pm | FREE | Riverland Park

Live Music at Doral Yard

8:00 pm to 10:00 pm | FREE | Doral Yard

Free outdoor films in Hollywood

8:00 pm to 10:00 pm | FREE | Hollywood ArtsPark

Saturday, April 13, 2024

Farmers markets & vendor fairs

FREE | Broward, Dade & greater Palm Beach

Plantation Farmers Market

8:00 am to 12:00 am | FREE | Volunteer Park Plantation

Sensory Friendly Saturday

9:00 am to 11:00 am | FREE | Miami Children's Museum

Delray GreenMarket

9:00 am to 2:00 pm | FREE | Old School Square, Delray

Delray Affair art festival

10:00 am to 6:00 pm | FREE | Downtown Delray Beach

PAMM free day with family activities

11:00 am to 3:00 pm | FREE | Perez Art Museum Miami (PAMM)

Celebrate Black Stories with Kid Flicks, Coral Gables

11:00 am | FREE | Coral Gables Art Cinema

Family Day on Aragon, Coral Gables

12:00 pm to 5:00 pm | FREE | Coral Gables Museum

MENAfest cultural celebration in Opa-Locka

12:00 pm to 5:00 pm | FREE | Sherbondy Park, Opa-Locka

Pride Festival, Miami Beach

12:00 pm | FREE | Lummus Park, Miami Beach

Adventures of the Three Mess-Keteers, Downtown Miami

1:00 pm to 2:00 pm | FREE | Miami-Dade Main Library

Downtown Palm Beach Gardens free outdoor music series

1:00 pm to 3:00 pm | FREE | Downtown at the Gardens

Live entertainment at Dania Pointe

1:00 pm to 10:00 pm | FREE | Dania Pointe

Free magic show for kids in Weston

1:30 pm to 2:30 pm | FREE | Weston Regional Park

Salsa Fest in Hollywood

2:00 pm to 11:00 pm | FREE | Hollywood ArtsPark

Free magic show for kids in Weston

3:00 pm to 4:00 pm | FREE | Weston Regional Park

Chopin for All concert, Fort Lauderdale

3:00 pm | FREE | Broward Center for the Performing Arts

Pop-up Biergarten, Wellington

4:00 pm to 9:00 pm | FREE | Town Center Promenade, Wellington

Free Liberty Plaza jazz series, Miami Beach

5:00 pm to 7:00 pm | FREE | Liberty Plaza, Miami Beach

Live entertainment at Plantation Walk

5:00 pm to 9:00 pm | FREE | Plantation Walk

Free Jazz in the Park, Biscayne Park

5:00 pm to 9:00 pm | FREE | Ed Burke Recreation Center, North Miami

Dania After Dark Street Festival: Blues and BBQ

5:00 pm to 10:00 pm | FREE | Dania City Hall

Live Music on the Plaza

6:00 pm to 9:00 pm | FREE | CityPlace Doral

Free live music at Hollywood beach bandshell

7:00 pm to 9:00 pm | FREE | Hollywood beach bandshell

Doors Tribute concert in Jupiter

7:00 pm to 9:00 pm | FREE | Seabreeze Amphitheater, Jupiter

Trivia nights in Broward

7:00 pm to 10:00 pm | FREE

Laser Evenings at Frost Science

7:00 pm to 11:00 pm | $8.00-10.00 | Phillip and Patricia Frost Museum of Science

Broward College Dance Ensemble at Bailey Hall

7:30 pm to 9:30 pm | FREE | Bailey Hall in Davie

Free outdoor film in Weston

8:00 pm to 9:30 pm | FREE | Weston Regional Park

Free New World Symphony WALLCAST Concert

8:00 pm to 9:30 pm | FREE | New World Center, Miami Beach

Live Music at Doral Yard

8:00 pm to 10:00 pm | FREE | Doral Yard

Free Screening of "Saltburn"

8:00 pm | FREE | Bill Cosford Cinema

Discount late-night movies

9:00 pm to 11:30 pm | $5.00 | Coral Gables Art Cinema

Sunday, April 14, 2024

Farmers markets & vendor fairs

FREE | Broward, Dade & greater Palm Beach

Tamarac Farmers Market

9:00 am to 12:00 am | FREE | Veterans Park Tamarac

Las Olas Oceanside Park vendor market

9:00 am to 4:00 pm | FREE | Las Olas Oceanside Park

Car Show in North Broward

10:00 am to 4:00 pm | FREE

Delray Affair art festival

10:00 am to 5:00 pm | FREE | Downtown Delray Beach

Celebrate Black Stories with Kid Flicks, Coral Gables

11:00 am | FREE | Coral Gables Art Cinema

Pride Festival, Miami Beach

12:00 pm | FREE | Lummus Park, Miami Beach

Miami Beach Pride Parade, Miami Beach

12:00 pm | FREE | Ocean Drive Promenade, Miami Beach

Live Indian music at Bailey Hall in Davie

2:00 pm to 3:30 pm | FREE | Bailey Hall in Davie

Family Sundays at Dania Pointe with entertainment & games

2:00 pm to 6:00 pm | FREE | Dania Pointe

Live entertainment at Dania Pointe

2:00 pm to 6:00 pm | Dania Pointe

Market on the Plaza

2:00 pm to 10:00 pm | FREE | CityPlace Doral

Downtowner Chamber Music Concert Series by Orchestra Miami

2:00 pm | FREE | First United Methodist Church of Miami

Live entertainment at Plantation Walk

3:00 pm to 7:00 pm | FREE | Plantation Walk

CMX Classics discount film

3:00 pm to 9:00 pm | $6.00-7.00 | CMX Cinemas

Chopin for All concert, Coral Gables

3:00 pm | FREE | Granada Church, Coral Gables

Free concert: Classical Collaboration, Boca Raton

4:00 pm to 7:30 pm | FREE | Mizner Park in Boca

Dancing by the Sea

5:00 pm to 7:00 pm | FREE | Anglin Square

Ocean Drive Promenade Music Series

5:00 pm to 7:30 pm | FREE | Ocean Drive Promenade, Miami Beach

Tropical Sundays Live Music

5:00 pm to 8:00 pm | FREE | Doral Yard

Free live music at Hollywood beach bandshell

7:00 pm to 9:00 pm | FREE | Hollywood beach bandshell

Salsa dance class

9:00 pm | FREE | Ball & Chain

Monday, April 15, 2024

Free Improv class every Monday in Palmetto Bay

7:00 pm to 10:00 pm | FREE | Palmetto Bay Library

Trivia nights in Broward

7:00 pm to 10:00 pm | FREE

Regal Cinemas: Monday Mystery Movie: Rated PG-13

7:00 pm | $5.00 | Regal Cinemas

Comedy Night at Sandbar Sports Grill

8:00 pm to 11:00 pm | FREE | Sandbar Sports Grill, Miami-Dade

Tuesday, April 16, 2024

Regal Theatres: Discounted movie tickets on Tuesdays

All Day | $5.00-7.00 | Regal Cinemas Multiple Locations

Food Trucks Tuesdays

5:00 pm to 10:00 pm | FREE | Haulover Beach Park

$5 Retro Replay Films

7:00 pm to 9:00 pm | $5.00 | Landmark Theatre at Merrick Park, Coral Gables

Trivia nights in Broward

7:00 pm to 10:00 pm | FREE

Wednesday, April 17, 2024

Winnie-The-Pooh on stage at Lake Worth Playouse

11:00 am | $8.00 | Lake Worth Playhouse

CMX Classics discount film

3:00 pm to 9:00 pm | $6.00-7.00 | CMX Cinemas

Food truck gathering at Pelican Harbor Marina

5:00 pm to 10:00 pm | FREE | Pelican Harbor Marina

Free live music at Hollywood beach bandshell

7:00 pm to 9:00 pm | FREE | Hollywood beach bandshell

Trivia nights in Broward

7:00 pm to 10:00 pm | FREE

Comedy Night at Pub 52

8:00 pm to 11:00 pm | FREE | Nightlife Brewing Co., Miami-Dade

Comedy Night at Exit One Taproom

8:00 pm to 11:00 pm | FREE | Exit One Taproom, Miami-Dade

Free Screening of "The Boy and the Heron"

9:00 pm | FREE | Bill Cosford Cinema

 

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