Wow, this week flew by! We can hardly believe it’s almost the weekend. Looking for some ideas of what to do? Check out this list of some of the exciting events going on in South Florida this weekend.
Friday, January 19, 2018
Weston Winter Safety Expo, 6:00 – 8:30pm This free family event offers a close up look at rescue vehicles, a winter experience and lots of children’s activities. It’s sponsored by the City of Weston and Broward Sheriff’s Office. Take a look at the flyer for more information; the event that will be held at Tequesta Trace Park.
Tunes ‘N Trucks, 6:00pm: Visit the Sunrise Civic Amphitheater for an evening of food trucks and live music. Don’t forget your blankets and chairs; this is the perfect way to wind down from a hectic week. More information is available on the website.
Chita and Tune Just in Time, 8:00pm: The Parker Playhouse presents legends Chita Rivera and Tommy Tune in concert. Take advantage of this opportunity to see these amazing professionals perform. Details available on the Parker Playhouse website.
Saturday, January 20, 2018
Flamingo Fest, 9:30am – 4:00pm: This annual festival celebrates flamingos with so many fun activities including live entertainment, puppets and a photo exhibit. Don’t forgot about the Fabulous Flamingo Contests where you can vote for your favorite decorated flamingo lawn ornament. Come in costume and win prizes! This event continues on Sunday and additional details are available here.
Pet Event, 9:00am-2:00pm: Visit Hagen Park in Wilton Manors for a $25 rabies shot and free microchip for your dog . This program is for Broward residents only. Please make sure your dog is on a leash.. More information is available on the website.
Downtown Hollywood Artwalk, Market and Mural Tour, 5:00 – 10:00pm: Visit this community event the third Saturday of each month and spend the evening enjoying art, music and the fabulous restaurants of Hollywood. For additional details on this recurring event, visit their website.
Wonder Woman, Movie in the Park, 7:30pm: Visit Weston Regional Park for this exciting super-hero movie. Bring your chairs and blankets and snacks; the movie will be shown on an inflatable screen! Details here.
Sunday, January 21, 2018
The Rainbow 5K Run/Walk 7:30am: The Pride Center at Equality Park is hosting its 3rd annual Rainbow Run/Walk. There will be live entertainment and post race food and drinks. Looking for more information? Visit their website for details on how to participate!
Be Kind to Animals – All Critters Matter, 11:00am: The Sawgrass Nature Center and Wildlife Hospital in Coral Springs in an amazing place for kids to learn. Each week they introduce their visitors to a featured animal. Visit the Sawgrass Nature Center site for more information on this organization.
Save The Date
Welcome to our newest feature, a quick listing of some upcoming events and dates you may want to attend. Mark these dates on your calendar and read up on them. You can purchase tickets in advance if necessary!
February 10-March 25th: Florida Renaissance Festival
February 17-19, Coconut Grove Arts Festival
Have a great weekend!
Enjoy your weekend and we’ll be back again next week!