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Winter holiday festivals, parades in Broward

Winter festivals, fun with Santa, and dazzling light displays are part of the seasonal festivities in South Florida. Many events are free. Some are inexpensive, or offered with deals & discounts. Please return to this feature as other events are added. 2022 Holiday Displays in Broward Symphony In Lights, free November 12-December 31 Symphony in …

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Old Town Untapped in Pompano features art, food and music

For a fun, wallet-friendly evening out, head to downtown Pompano Beach, where you’ll find entertainment, food trucks and art vendors as part of Old Town Untapped events. This outdoor series typically takes place from 6-10 p.m on the first Fridays of the month, with some exceptions  – and, best of all, it’s free! Old Town …

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60th annual Pompano Beach holiday boat parade

Sixty years of magic on the water. Relish a favorite dazzling winter season tradition in South Florida with Pompano Beach/Lighthouse Point/Deerfield Beach  Holiday Boat Parade on the Intracoastal Waterway. Entry is free for participating boats and entry is free at various watch areas. In holiday boat parades, yachts, sailboats and other watercraft are decorated to …

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Free entry days and museum deals in Broward

Free entry days & discounts offer a wonderful & frugal opportunity to play tourist in your own town. Many Museums in Broward offer free-entry days or discounts for groups, senior citizens, military and members of other museums. Some venues are always free. Broward museum deals & free-entry days are perfect for a rainy day, a …

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Pompano’s Festival Marketplace offers vendor fairs, pet adoptions

Free entertainment and fun events are offered occasionally at a unique shopping venue in Pompano Beach. Festival Marketplace, at 2900 W. Sample Road, is a bit like a bazaar. It features about 250 vendors, which are primarily independent shops. The marketplace also puts on shopping and entertainment events and offers deals.  Free events at Festival …

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Free Music Under the Stars in Pompano Beach

Ready for some fun outdoors? Pompano Beach offers free live entertainmentas part of its “Music Under The Stars” events. On the second Friday of the month, except July and August,  enjoy the sounds of different bands at the city’s Great Lawn venue, on Atlantic and Pompano Beach boulevards. Live events, when offered, usually are scheduled to …

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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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