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Postponed Event — Event offers information on free workforce education in Fort Lauderdale

Event is postponed   Employment training for various fields is free for eligible students in South Florida.  Broward College is offering information on BrowardUP education opportunities at a free information fair in Fort Lauderdale. The free event  is 5:15 p.m. – 7 p.m. September 27 at its new location, YMCA, 1409 Sistrunk Boulevard, Fort Lauderdale …

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Vegan Block Party in Fort Lauderdale: Volunteers and kids get free entry

Consuming plant-based fare is an amazing way of life. Indulge in a variety of vegan dishes from participating restaurants and food vendors at the Vegan Block Party events in Fort Lauderdale this season. Events in 2022 include: 2 p.m. to 9 p.m. October 15 at Huizenga Plaza, 32 E. Las Olas Boulevard, Fort Lauderdale, FL. …

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Truck Extravaganza in Fort Lauderdale is a free event

Fire engines, police vehicles, and a school bus are among the vehicles on display at a free Truck Extravaganza in Fort Lauderdale.  Big Toy and Truck Extravaganza for 2022 is 10  a.m. – 2 p.m. October 8 in Holiday Park, 1300 E. Sunrise Boulevard. Kids and other participants are welcome to hop in and operate …

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Discount: Book a pirate treasure hunt

Looking to save some treasure on your next adventure? If you want to join the party, Bluefoot Pirate Adventures is offering a special discount price on weekday tickets purchased before Oct. 9.   Use code: BLUEFOOT1999 on weekday sailings before Oct. 9th to get $10 off per person and get tickets for only $19.99 each.  …

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AMC Theatres offer Disney+ faves on Discount Tuesdays

AMC features Disney+ fan faves with $5 tickets Sept. 8-19 for its loyalty members at participating theaters. AMC Theatres is celebrating Disney+ Day with $5 screenings of many popular Disney/PIXAR, Marvel and Star Wars movies. Ticket purchase also includes FREE Disney+ poster, while supplies last. Image: AMC Theatres Every Tuesday, the theater chain offers Discount …

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Florida Grand Opera’s new season tickets on sale

For more than 80 years, Florida Grand Opera has been mesmerizing audiences with everything from madcap comedies to political thrillers and timeless romances. And this upcoming season, November-May, has some classic operas lined up.   Tickets for all shows begin at: $16 at the Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts (opening night $21-up) $21 …

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Free Friday Night Sound Waves concerts in Fort Lauderdale

Friday Night Sound Waves features popular regional performers at a seaside park in Fort Lauderdale. The price is especially nice — entry is free. The October Sound Waves event takes place 6:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m. on October 28 – featuring the Yacht Rock Band performing hits from the 70s and 80s. Stay tuned for …

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Free entry for Carter Park Jamz in Fort Lauderdale

Funk or reggae. Motown or jazz. Carter Park Jamz in Fort Lauderdale features live bands and entry is free. When: 7 p.m.-10 p.m.  September 16 Venue: Carter Park, 1450 W. Sunrise Blvd., Fort Lauderdale 33311 Entertainers include: September 16 NuBlack, funk, pop and rock Bring your own blankets & refreshments. Other music events

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Water Taxi offers discounts for evening fares & Holiday Lights Tours

For a fun sightseeing excursion on the water – or for a different form of transportation –  Water Taxi service is available on The Intracoastal Waterway.  Water Taxi runs scenic routes in Fort Lauderdale and an express route from Fort Lauderdale to Hollywood. Discount opportunities are offered, including evening fares and the popular Holiday Lights …

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Free live Jazz Brunch on Fort Lauderdale’s Riverwalk

Popular Jazz Brunch events offer an afternoon of free outdoor entertainment along scenic Riverwalk in Fort Lauderdale. The events are 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. on first Sundays, with performers at different points along Riverwalk and Esplanade Park, 400 SW 2nd Street, Fort Lauderdale, FL. If you’d like, bring your own picnic or buy food …

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