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2-for-1 discounts & other LauderDEALS for fun & recreation

Nab 2-for-1 deals & other discounts for favorite attractions, recreational rentals & activities in Fort Lauderdale and neighboring towns. LauderDEALS are valid at participating vendors and attractions, while the promotions are offered. They offer a frugal opportunity to enjoy South Florida as a tourist in your own town. Lots of LauderDEALS in Broward are valid …

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Things to do with kids this summer (free, low-cost & deals)

When kids are out of school for the summer, parents in South Florida appreciate ideas for fun things to do. Especially, if those activities are free. Inexpensive. Or offered with an enticing discount. Lots of indoor & outdoor fun and entertainment — including free fun and entertainment — is offered in Broward, Miami-Dade and greater …

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$8 Roller-skating Wednesdays in Davie, including rentals

For a price break on a fun activity in Broward, roller skating is $8 on Wednesdays in  Davie. The price includes skate rentals. The $8 deal is offered 6 p.m. to  8:30 p.m.  Wednesdays at Galaxy Skateway. Recommendation: Phone first to ensure the venue is open and deal is offered Galaxy Skateway is at 3737 …

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Flamingo Gardens in Davie offers whimsical exhibit formed with ocean debris

Flamingo Gardens in Davie is set to offer an exciting summer exhibit featuring whimsical sculptures formed with ocean debris. Animal art, including a peacock and a pelican are sculpted with flip-flops, discarded plastic and other llitter picked up on South Florida shorelines.  The handmade sculptures are from local environmental organization, Free Our Seas.  Exhibit information …

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Summer Savings Pass offers 3 South Florida attractions for 1 price

The Summer Savings Pass is a one-price deal good for entry to three South Florida attractions. That’s some savings! This year’s pass is valid for May 27 through Aug. 31, 2022, and is $60 plus tax for adults and $50 plus tax for children (age 3 to 12).  The pass is good for the following …

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Flamingo Gardens in Davie: outdoor yoga, fun events & discount opportunities

Flamingo Gardens in Davie – a popular attraction with wildlife habitats and botanical gardens – offers occasional extra events and activities including live entertainment and an orchid display. During different times of the year, there may also be opportunities for deals at this South Florida attraction, at 3750 S. Flamingo Road. Events at Flamingo Gardens …

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Night hikes & other events for you to delight in nature

For an interesting twist on nightlife activities, register for evening nature walks.  Different parks occasionally offer evening nature walks in forests, prairies, on shorelines and other intriguing outdoor spaces. You’ll savor distinctive sights, scents and sounds of evenings in the wild. (Some parks offer nature walks in the daylight.) The fee for night hikes usually …

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Ideas for free and cheap dates in Broward

If you appreciate frugal fun, delighting your sweetie with a lovely inexpensive or free date is doable in Fort Lauderdale and the rest of Broward County. Plenty of exciting events and interesting activities are free. Others are relatively inexpensive. With extra dollars in your wallet, splurge on sparkling wine, a fancy dessert, or other romantic …

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Free: Libraries loan electronics, robotics & other gear

You name it. Family-friendly fun. Yoga. Educational workshops. Tutoring. Technology & digital equipment.  Take-home tablets. Language lessons. Entertainment. It’s likely offered at a Broward library. Or,  online via the website. Most everything offered from Broward Library is free.  If you need a library card, obtain it  for free, including online versions. Read our feature, Register …

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