It’s that time again. Below we have identified some exciting things to do in South Florida this weekend. As always, if you are aware of something fantastic that we missed, please add it in the comments so we can all benefit! Also, visit the linked sites to confirm date, time, location and details. Sometimes things change. If you are aware of an event we haven’t mentioned, please let us know so we can share it!
Friday, February 1st, 2019
South Florida Fair, Noon: Held in West Palm Beach on the South Florida Fair Grounds, this year’s theme is Superheros! Click here for details on all of the fun activities available. There is something for everyone. This event continues through February 3rd and weekend hours vary.
First Friday Food Trucks, 5:00pm – 9:00pm: Visit the parking lot at Flamingo Gardens for the fabulous way to kick off your weekend. Bring the family and let everyone choose their own dinner from the delicious food trucks and eat while enjoying some great music. Click here for details.
Rock the Park Free Concert Series, 6:00pm: Plantation Central Park is the site for this month’s free concert featuring The Shane Duncan Band. Bring your lawn chairs and blankets and grab some dinner from the participating food trucks! What a perfect night for the entire family. Click here for details.
Old Town Untapped, 6:00pm – 9:00pm: Head out to Pompano Beach for this monthly recurring evening event. Bailey Contemporary Arts is the place to be for this craft beer and arts festival. There is food, music, art and more. Visit their website for more information.
Nashville Predators V. Florida Panthers, 7:00pm: This exciting hockey game is a great way to kick off the weekend. Click here for more details and ticket information.
Outdoor Movie Series, 7:30pm: Come by Flamingo Park in Sunrise for a free screening of “Boss Baby”. This animated movie is perfect for the entire family. Visit their website for details.
Jekyll and Hyde, 7:30pm: Reserve your tickets now for opening night of this well-known Broadway show. The Broward Center is hosting numerous showings. Visit their website for additional dates and ticket information.
Romeo and Juliet Live, 8:00pm: Visit ArtsPark in Hollywood for some amazing Shakespeare in the Park. Bring your blankets or chairs (or rent one for $3.00). Don’t forget to bring a picnic dinner or snacks. Can’t make it today, it is being performed again tomorrow. Visit their website for more details.
Saturday, February 2nd, 2019
Free Surf, Skim and Paddleboard Lessons, 7:00am – 9:00am: Island Watersports offers these free lessons weekly. All equipment is provided and participants must be able to swim. Visit their website to register.
10th Annual Walk for Wishes, 7:30am: Marham Park is the site for this annual 5K that supports the Make a Wish Foundation. Click here for information on how to participate.
Bank of America Museums on Us, Hours Vary: Visit several of South Florida’s fabulous museums and gain one free admission with your Bank of America Debit card and ID. Participating museums include the Museum of Discovery and Science and the Miami Children’s Museum, among others. Click here for more information on this recurring program.
Farmer’s Market at the Shops at Pembroke Gardens (in Pembroke Pines), 10:30am – 7:00pm: Come by for a day of yummy shopping! This is the perfect place to grab your fresh fruits and veggies and a whole lot more. Check out their flyer.
Kids Corner at The Frank, Story Time, Noon – 1:00pm: Children under 8 and their caregivers are invited to help celebrate Black History Month with the reading of the book ” A Drawing in the Sand, A Story of African American Art”. There is no fee to attend. Click here for more information.
Free Puppet Show, 1:30pm and 3:00pm: Visit the Weston Community Center and enjoy the puppet show “Little Red Riding Hood”. Visit their website for more information.
Sounds of Sundown, 5:00pm – 10:00pm: Visit the corner of Margate Boulevard and State Road 7 and enjoy a fabulous concert featuring The Mischief Bank (classic rock and 80’s music). Bring your chairs, blankets and family and plan to spend the evening. There will be kids activities, food trucks (where you can purchase dinner, drinks and dessert) and lots of fun. Click here for more details.
Vegas Golden Nights v. Florida Panthers, 7:00pm: The Bank Atlantic Center is the site of this hockey game. Get your tickets and cheer on the home town Panthers.
Sunday, February 3rd, 2019
Tamarac Farmers Market, 9:00am – 2:00pm: Veterans’ Memorial Park is the site of this fabulous farmers market which occurs every Sunday in the fall. Stop by and pick up some delicious treats! Click here for information.
Parkland Farmers Market, 9:00am – 1:00pm: Held at the Equestrian Center on Ranch Road, this family friendly market has a bounce house, great shopping and yummy donuts. Make it a point to visit and bring your kids and pup! Check out their website.
Dream Classic Car Show, 10:00am – 3:00pm: This event, which recurs the first Sunday of each month, is a local favorite. Located on Hollywood Boulevard, between 10th and 20th Avenues, stop by and see some amazing classic cars. Visit their website for details.
Be Kind to Animals, 11:00am: Visit the Sawgrass Nature and Wildlife Hospital for this weekly program where guests are introduced to a new animal ambassador. Click here for more information.
Galuppi’s Super Bowl Party, 5:15pm – 9:30pm: Check out this for your Super Bowl viewing pleasure. For $25.00 a person you get a reserved seat, one free drink and an amazing buffet! Visit their website for more information.
Super Bowl Special at Legends, 6:30pm – 10:30pm: Looking for a great place to watch the big game? Consider one of Legends locations (Sunrise, Lighthouse Point, Deerfield Beach) and enjoy 79 cent wings all day and happy hour specials. Visit their website and check out their menu!
Live Music, Gulf Stream Park, 7:00pm – 9:00pm: This outdoor shopping area presents live music several nights a week. Check out their website for who is playing! This is a great way to wind down the weekend.
2019 Florida Renaissance Festival, February 9th: Mark your calendars (and buy your tickets) for the Florida Renaissance Festival at Quiet Waters Park. This annual event is open on weekends through March 24th. Every weekend offers something new and exciting. Visit their website and learn all about it!
Adam Sandler, February 9th: Click here for details on this concert, it’s sure to be a great time. You can order your tickets in advance!
Davie Fire and Police Expo, February 9th: Plan to attend this event in Davie with your whole family and learn how to be safe! Visit their Facebook page for more information.
Broward Family Life Camp Connections, February 9th: Flamingo Gardens in Davie is the site for this afternoon camp information event. Learn about both local and out of state opportunities. Click here for details. Important note, admission is free with pre-registration by February 8th. Click here to register.
Southside Johnny and the Asbury Jukes, February 23rd: Reserve your tickets now for this classic rock concert. Click here for ticket information.
Coral Springs Festival for the Arts, March 16th and 17th: Mark your calendar to save the dates for this fabulous arts and crafts festival. It’s a weekend full of fun. Visit their website for more details.