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Free fun & deals week days & week nights

For frugal folks who like to play, shop and dine out during the week, free activities and deals are available in Broward week days.

For these events and deals, it’s wise to phone first or refer to the venue’s website or social pages to ensure the event or deal is on the day you’d like to attend.

Mondays

Fun

Food & Drinks

  • Shooter’s Waterfront offers half-price deals 4 p.m. – 7 p.m. Mondays – Fridays. Includes wine, beer & cocktails, and eligible small bites.  3033 NE 32 Avenue, Fort Lauderdale 33308, website
  • Tarpon River Brewing, Mondays – Thursdays, $1 off alcohol drinks, $6 flatbreads & other deals, 280 SW Sixth Street, Fort Lauderdale 33301, 954-353-3193, website
  • $5 burger deal Mondays at In The Game @ Sawgrass, read our feature, 2608 Sawgrass Mills Circle, Sunrise 33323, 954-845-8740, website
  • Whiskey Neat offers half-price deals on glasses of beer, wine & premium well spirts 5 p.m. – 7 p.m. Mondays – Fridays, 1035 Southeast 17th Street Fort Lauderdale 33316, website 
  • Casa Sensei, a waterfront Pan-Asian, Latin-Fusion restaurant, half-price wine, beer & house spirits 4 p.m. – 7 p.m. Mondays – Fridays @ inside bar, 1200 East Las Olas Blvd., Fort Lauderdale 33316, website

Tuesdays

Fun

  • 12 p.m. Tuesdays free online yoga from Broward Library, register online
  • Trivia night @ Legends Tavern  in Deerfield, 8 p.m. Tuesdays, 1391 S. Military Trail, Deerfield Beach 33442, 754-212-2655
  • 2-for-1 & other LauderDEALS discounts for fun, recreation & retail in Broward
  • Butterfly World coupon for  $5 off & other deals
  • Broward parks most are free on weekdays, some parks are not open during vaccinations 
  • Tuesday deals at In The Game @ Sawgrass in Sunrise include free mini bowling with meal purchase & free mini bowling with meal purchase, read our feature, 2608 Sawgrass Mills Circle, Sunrise 33323, 954-845-8740, website
  • Broward parks — county parks are free on weekdays, some parks are not open during vaccination days 
  • Free entry for Coral Springs Museum of Art, 9 a.m. to 5:30  p.m., 2855A Coral Springs Drive, Coral Springs 33065, 954-340-5000,  website
  • occasional discount — Swap Shop drive-in, free for 1 person in vehicle Mondays & Tuesdays while promotion is offered, either with voucher from Swap Shop flyer or voucher from website

Food & Drinks

  • Participating Ruby Tuesday restaurants offer a free kid’s entrée with adult entrée purchased after 5 p.m. Tuesdays at participating restaurants
  • Shooter’s Waterfront offers half-price deals 4 p.m. – 7 p.m. Mondays – Fridays. Includes wine, beer & cocktails, and eligible small bites.  3033 NE 32 Avenue, Fort Lauderdale 33308, website
  • Tarpon River Brewing, Mondays – Thursdays, $1 off alcohol drinks, $6 flatbreads & other deals, 280 SW Sixth Street, Fort Lauderdale 33301, 954-353-3193, website
  • Whiskey Neat offers half-price deals on glasses of beer, wine & premium well spirts 5 p.m. – 7 p.m. Mondays – Fridays, 1035 Southeast 17th Street Fort Lauderdale 33316, website 
  • Casa Sensei, a waterfront Pan-Asian, Latin-Fusion restaurant, half-price wine, beer & house spirits 4 p.m. – 7 p.m. Mondays – Fridays @ inside bar, 1200 East Las Olas Blvd., Fort Lauderdale 33316, website

Photo/In The Game

Wednesdays

Fun 

Food & Drinks

  • Food Trucks usually  5 p.m. – 9 p.m. Wednesdays at Volunteer Park in Plantation,  Read Food Truck events in Plantation
  • Shooter’s Waterfront offers half-price deals 4 p.m. – 7 p.m. Mondays – Fridays. Includes wine, beer & cocktails, and eligible small bites.  3033 NE 32 Avenue, Fort Lauderdale 33308, website
  • Tarpon River Brewing, Mondays – Thursdays, $1 off alcohol drinks, $6 flatbreads & other deals, 280 SW Sixth Street, Fort Lauderdale 33301, 954-353-3193, website
  • Whole Enchilada @ Westfield Broward, 8000 W. Broward Boulevard, Plantation 33388, kids eat free Wednesdays with purchase of adult entree, 954-314-7095, website
  • Whiskey Neat offers half-price deals on glasses of beer, wine & premium well spirts 5 p.m. – 7 p.m. Mondays – Fridays, 1035 Southeast 17th Street Fort Lauderdale 33316, website 
  • Casa Sensei, a waterfront Pan-Asian, Latin-Fusion restaurant, half-price wine, beer & house spirits 4 p.m. – 7 p.m. Mondays – Fridays @ inside bar, 1200 East Las Olas Blvd., Fort Lauderdale 33316, website

Thursdays

Fun

  • First Thursdays  —  Free entry 11 a.m. – 5 p.m.  first Thursdays of most months at NSU Art Museum in Fort Lauderdale, One East Las Olas Boulevard,  Fort Lauderdale 33301, 954-525-5500, website — we recommend phoning or verifying online the event is occuring the day you want to attend
  • occasional, verify on website or phone  — Karaoke Nights @ Marina 84 Fort Lauderdale, 7 p.m. – 11 p.m. occasional Thursdays on outside patio, free, 2440 W. State Road 84, Fort Lauderdale 33312, 954-734-2424, website
  • 2-for-1 & other LauderDEALS discounts for fun, recreation & retail in Broward
  • Butterfly World coupon for $5 off
    • Duffy’s in Plantation 7 p.m.  Thursdays , 811 S. University Drive, Plantation 33324, 954-473-0477, free
    •  Legends Tavern in Lighthouse Point, 8 p.m. Thursdays, 3128 N. Federal Highway, Lighthouse Point 33064, 754-220-8932
    • Tarpon River Brewing 7 p.m.  Thursdays, 280 SW Sixth Street, Fort Lauderdale 33301, 954-353-3193, free
    • Legends Tavern in Plantation, 8 p.m. Thursdays, 1387 S. University Drive, Plantation 33324, 954-652-1162 
    • Kavasutra Deerfield, 8:30 p.m. Thursdays, 313 Southeast 15th Terrace, Deerfield Beach 33441,  free, information online
  • unlimited video game play for $12 Thursdays at In The Game @ Sawgrass in Sunrise, read our feature, 2608 Sawgrass Mills Circle, Sunrise 33323, 954-845-8740, website
  • Free live music at Hollywood Beach bandshell
  • Broward parks, county parks are free on weekdays, some parks are not open during vaccinations 
  • Free entry for Coral Springs Museum of Art, 9 a.m. to 5:30  p.m., 2855A Coral Springs Drive, Coral Springs 33065, 954-340-5000,  website

Food & Drinks

  • Shooter’s Waterfront offers half-price deals 4 p.m. – 7 p.m. Mondays – Fridays. Includes wine, beer & cocktails, and eligible small bites.  3033 NE 32 Avenue, Fort Lauderdale 33308, website
  • Tarpon River Brewing, Mondays – Thursdays, $1 off alcohol drinks, $6 flatbreads & other deals, 280 SW Sixth Street, Fort Lauderdale 33301, 954-353-3193, website
  • Whiskey Neat offers half-price deals on glasses of beer, wine & premium well spirts 5 p.m. – 7 p.m. Mondays – Fridays, 1035 Southeast 17th Street Fort Lauderdale 33316, website 
  • Casa Sensei, a waterfront Pan-Asian, Latin-Fusion restaurant, half-price wine, beer & house spirits 4 p.m. – 7 p.m. Mondays – Fridays @ inside bar, 1200 East Las Olas Blvd., Fort Lauderdale 33316, website

Fridays

Fun

Food & Drinks

  • Shooter’s Waterfront offers half-price deals 4 p.m. – 7 p.m. Mondays – Fridays. Includes wine, beer & cocktails, and eligible small bites.  3033 NE 32 Avenue, Fort Lauderdale 33308, website
  • Whiskey Neat offers half-price deals on glasses of beer, wine & premium well spirts 5 p.m. – 7 p.m. Mondays – Fridays, 1035 Southeast 17th Street Fort Lauderdale 33316, website
  • Casa Sensei, a waterfront Pan-Asian, Latin-Fusion restaurant, half-price wine, beer & house spirits 4 p.m. – 7 p.m. Mondays – Fridays @ inside bar, 1200 East Las Olas Blvd., Fort Lauderdale 33316, website

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See all the free and cheap events this week:

Saturday, January 22, 2022

Fort Lauderdale Orchid Show

$12.00-15.00 | Fort Lauderdale Convention Center

Free spay/neuter services for Miami-Dade pets

FREE | Robbie’s Feed & Supplies

South Florida Fair

Discounted | South Florida Fairgrounds

StoryWalk displays on nature paths

FREE | Pondhawk Natural Area

Fort Lauderdale Orchid Society Show

Discounted | Fort Lauderdale Convention Center

Plantation Farmers Market

8:00 am to 2:00 pm | FREE | Volunteer Park Plantation

Upper Eastside farmer's market

9:00 am to 2:00 pm | FREE | Brickell City Centre

Las Olas Oceanside Park Farmers, Antiques & Artisan Market

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

Yellow Green Farmers market reopening

9:00 am to 4:00 pm | FREE | Yellow Green Farmers Market

GoGreen community event

10:00 am to 2:00 pm | FREE | DHL in Plantation

Free Water Shuttle Weekends

10:00 am to 3:00 pm | FREE | Deerfield Island Park

Art & Design Week event

10:00 am to 4:00 pm | FREE | Weiner Museum

Free Fine Arts Festival

10:00 am to 5:00 pm | FREE | Pinecrest Gardens

Sawgrass Farmer's & Artisan's market

10:00 am to 8:00 pm | FREE | Sawgrass Mills

Art Deco Walking Tour 

10:30 am to 12:30 pm | $30.00

Free Power Yoga class from YO BK

11:00 am | FREE | Oasis Wynwood

Hollywood Pride street festival is Saturday

1:00 pm to 9:00 pm | FREE | Downtown Hollywood

Friday Flicks event in Boynton

5:00 pm to 8:00 pm | FREE | centennial Park

Twilight Fridays

6:00 pm to 8:00 pm | FREE | Coral Gables Museum

Free live music at Gulfstream Park Village

6:00 pm to 9:00 pm | FREE | Gulfstream Park Village

Free live music @ bandshell on Hollywood Beach

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

Live Music Saturdays at Doral Yard

8:00 pm to 10:30 pm | FREE | Doral Yard

Discount late-night movies

11:30 pm to 2:00 am | $5.00 | Coral Gables Art Cinema

Sunday, January 23, 2022

Fort Lauderdale Orchid Show

$12.00-15.00 | Fort Lauderdale Convention Center

Free spay/neuter services for Miami-Dade pets

FREE | Robbie’s Feed & Supplies

South Florida Fair

Discounted | South Florida Fairgrounds

StoryWalk displays on nature paths

FREE | Pondhawk Natural Area

Fort Lauderdale Orchid Society Show

Discounted | Fort Lauderdale Convention Center

Pinecrest drive-up Farmer's Market

8:00 am to 2:00 pm | Pinecrest Gardens

Outdoor Yoga at Flamingo Gardens in Davie

8:30 am to 10:00 am | $15.00 | Flamingo Gardens

Palmetto Bay Farmer's Market

8:30 am to 3:00 pm | FREE | Coral Reef Park

Vizcaya weekly farmer's market

9:00 am to 2:00 pm | Vizcaya Museum and Gardens

Tamarac Farmers Market

9:00 am to 2:00 pm | FREE | Veterans Park

Lincoln Road Mall market

9:00 am to 6:00 pm | FREE | Lincoln Road

Car Show in Coconut Creek

10:00 am to 2:00 pm | FREE | Coconut Creek Community Center

Free Water Shuttle Weekends

10:00 am to 3:00 pm | FREE | Deerfield Island Park

Free Fine Arts Festival

10:00 am to 5:00 pm | FREE | Pinecrest Gardens

Sawgrass Farmer's & Artisan's market

10:00 am to 8:00 pm | FREE | Sawgrass Mills

Art Deco Walking Tour 

10:30 am to 12:30 pm | $30.00

Farmer's Market at Village of Merrick Park

11:00 am to 5:00 pm | Merrick Park

Free acoustic music jam

1:00 pm to 4:00 pm | FREE | Secret Woods Nature Center

Celebrate The Arts event in Weston

1:00 pm to 5:00 pm | FREE | Weston Town Center

Jazz In The Pines

3:00 pm to 5:00 pm | FREE | City Center in Pembroke Pines

Friday Flicks event in Boynton

5:00 pm to 8:00 pm | FREE | centennial Park

Twilight Fridays

6:00 pm to 8:00 pm | FREE | Coral Gables Museum

Free live music @ bandshell on Hollywood Beach

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

$12 Adult Skate Night

7:00 pm to 10:00 pm | $12.00 | Xtreme Action Park

Monday, January 24, 2022

Free spay/neuter services for Miami-Dade pets

FREE | Robbie’s Feed & Supplies

South Florida Fair

Discounted | South Florida Fairgrounds

StoryWalk displays on nature paths

FREE | Pondhawk Natural Area

Farmer's market at Arsht Center

4:00 pm to 6:00 pm | FREE | Brickell City Centre

Friday Flicks event in Boynton

5:00 pm to 8:00 pm | FREE | centennial Park

Twilight Fridays

6:00 pm to 8:00 pm | FREE | Coral Gables Museum

Jam Session

8:00 pm to 10:00 pm | $5.00 | Arts Garage

Tuesday, January 25, 2022

Free spay/neuter services for Miami-Dade pets

FREE | Robbie’s Feed & Supplies

Discount Tuesdays at AMC Theatres

Discounted | AMC Theatres

South Florida Fair

Discounted | South Florida Fairgrounds

StoryWalk displays on nature paths

FREE | Pondhawk Natural Area

Friday Flicks event in Boynton

5:00 pm to 8:00 pm | FREE | centennial Park

Market Tuesdays at CityPlace Doral

5:00 pm to 9:00 pm | CityPlace Doral

Food truck gathering at Haulover Park

5:00 pm to 9:30 pm | FREE | Haulover Beach Park

Food Trucks Tuesdays

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

Twilight Fridays

6:00 pm to 8:00 pm | FREE | Coral Gables Museum

Wednesday, January 26, 2022

Free spay/neuter services for Miami-Dade pets

FREE | Robbie’s Feed & Supplies

South Florida Fair

Discounted | South Florida Fairgrounds

StoryWalk displays on nature paths

FREE | Pondhawk Natural Area

Food Trucks In Volunteer Park

4:00 pm to 8:00 pm | Volunteer Park Plantation

Friday Flicks event in Boynton

5:00 pm to 8:00 pm | FREE | centennial Park

Food truck gathering at Pelican Harbor Marina

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

Twilight Fridays

6:00 pm to 8:00 pm | FREE | Coral Gables Museum

$8 roller skating in Davie

6:00 pm to 8:30 pm | Discounted | Galaxy Skateway Davie

Free live music @ bandshell on Hollywood Beach

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

Free SoundScape Cinema movie

8:00 pm | FREE | New World Center | New World Symphony

Live Music Wednesdays

9:00 pm | FREE | Bodega Taqueria y Tequila

Thursday, January 27, 2022

Free spay/neuter services for Miami-Dade pets

FREE | Robbie’s Feed & Supplies

WAYUP STAYUP live music

FREE | Freehold Miami

South Florida Fair

Discounted | South Florida Fairgrounds

StoryWalk displays on nature paths

FREE | Pondhawk Natural Area

Friday Flicks event in Boynton

5:00 pm to 8:00 pm | FREE | centennial Park

Food trucks and free concerts

5:00 pm to 9:00 pm | FREE | Wellington Amphitheater

Wellington Food Trucks & Live Entertainment

5:00 pm to 9:00 pm | FREE | Wellington Amphitheater

Twilight Fridays

6:00 pm to 8:00 pm | FREE | Coral Gables Museum

Enjoy live entertainment at Clematis by Night

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

Free live music @ bandshell on Hollywood Beach

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

$12 Adult Skate Night

7:00 pm to 10:00 pm | $12.00 | Xtreme Action Park

Friday, January 28, 2022

Free spay/neuter services for Miami-Dade pets

FREE | Robbie’s Feed & Supplies

South Florida Fair

Discounted | South Florida Fairgrounds

StoryWalk displays on nature paths

FREE | Pondhawk Natural Area

Free Water Shuttle Weekends

10:00 am to 3:00 pm | FREE | Deerfield Island Park

Art Deco Walking Tour 

10:30 am to 12:30 pm | $30.00

Friday Flicks event in Boynton

5:00 pm to 8:00 pm | FREE | centennial Park

Lakewood Market

5:00 pm to 9:00 pm | FREE | Wellington Amphitheater

Food truck gathering at Tropical Park

5:30 pm to 10:30 pm | FREE | Tropical Park

Twilight Fridays

6:00 pm to 8:00 pm | FREE | Coral Gables Museum

Free live music at Gulfstream Park Village

6:00 pm to 9:00 pm | FREE | Gulfstream Park Village

Northwood Village offers deals to attract visitors and shoppers

6:00 pm to 11:30 pm | FREE | Northwood Village

Free live music @ bandshell on Hollywood Beach

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

Drive-in movies at Doral Central Park

7:00 pm to 9:30 pm | $5.00-15.00 | Doral Central Park

Free outdoor family-friendly films

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

Dinner and a Show at Doral Yard

8:00 pm to 10:30 pm | FREE | Doral Yard

See our full Calendar of Events

 

Patti Roth

About Patti Roth

Patti Roth, the editor of Fort Lauderdale on the Cheap, scouts out state and national deals, discounts and coupons for our readers, finding the real deals and presenting them in an easy-to-read format. A veteran newspaper and magazine writer and a longtime South Florida resident, she has written for The Miami Herald, The Sun-Sentinel in Fort Lauderdale, Florida Travel and Life, E Environmental Magazine, Dog Fancy, Cat Fancy, US Architecture and Earth911.com. Send your cheap tips to her at info@fortlauderdaleonthecheap.com.

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