Calendar of Events

Welcome to MyFortLauderdaleBeach.com, your guide to Fort Lauderdale Beach Events, Food, Hotels and Fun!

Fort Lauderdale Beach is the backdrop to a number of prestigious and varied events. For the music lover, make sure to mark your calendar for the 5th Annual Tortuga Music Festival, April 7-9 and the weekly FREE Friday Night Sound Waves Live Music series March – November at The Hub.

They don’t call Fort Lauderdale Beach “Yachting Capital” of the world for nothing, and our Marinas have played host to the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show for more than five-decades. Fitness fans can participate in nearly a dozen Charity Marathons and Fitness Challenges along our sandy shores.

Our area Restaurants, Resorts and Spas also get in on the fun, through participation in Spa Chic Month, Dine Out Lauderdale, and signature events of their own.

Fort Lauderdale Beach events are accessible for all ages too, from specialty tours at Bonnet House Museum and Gardens to the Great American Beach Party, Fourth of July Spectacular and Christmas favorite, Santa on the Beach.  So bookmark out site and visit often. MyFortLauderdaleBeach.com aims to be your up-to-the-moment online guide to all the wonderful, upcoming Fort Lauderdale Beach event.

Feb 24 @ 5:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Dogs, Beaches and Brews
Dog Owners and Dog Lovers Free Admission! Free Drink with $5 Donation to Everglades Angels Dog Rescue Bring your dog to the beach from 5p-6p to meet and socialize with other dog owners or simply allow your dog to enjoy the beach. Then head over to the World Famous Parrot Lounge at 911 Sunrise Lane for doggie happy hour. The Continue Reading
Feb 25 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Secret Garden Tour
THE 2017 SECRET GARDEN TOUR OF FORT LAUDERDALE Presented by Fort Lauderdale Garden Club, Inc. This self-guided tour showcases spectacular gardens surrounding breathtaking homes in the exclusive gated Harbor Beach community and hidden garden treasures in historic Victoria Park. Enter a world of privilege and affluence and stroll through a subtropical paradise created on a sprawling estate with an expansive Continue Reading
Feb 25 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
Beach Yoga
  Come enjoy the beautiful beach with the yoga cOMmUNITY. We meet on the sand of Ft. Lauderdale Beach and each week will feature south Florida’s leading yoga teachers. WHAT: 60-70 minutes of a Slow HATHA Flow class which consists of Postures, Breathing and Meditation. Class is open to ALL LEVELS and newbies to Yoga. Those with an established practice Continue Reading
Feb 25 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Cafecito with the Ladies @ Village Design | Fort Lauderdale | Florida | United States
Miami-based artist Tony Mendoza will be showcasing his “Cafecito with the Ladies” series at Village Design on Saturday, February 25, at 6 p.m. Mendoza, a Cuban-American, creates colorful and vibrant paintings inspired by his experiences growing up in the Little Havana neighborhood of Miami. Using his surroundings as inspiration, he has managed to create a whimsical and optimistic view of Continue Reading
Feb 25 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
SOBEWFF: North Carolina Sisterhood @ Burlock Coast | Fort Lauderdale | Florida | United States
Let three of North Carolina’s leading ladies take you on a tour of their home state cuisine! Vivian Howard is making waves in the culinary community, joining Andrea Reusing and her former muse Ashley Christensen at Burlock Coast at The Ritz-Carlton Fort Lauderdale to bring their signature flavors to South Florida.  They are bringing their exceptionally fresh approach to a place Continue Reading
Feb 26 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
Beach Yoga
  Come enjoy the beautiful beach with the yoga cOMmUNITY. We meet on the sand of Ft. Lauderdale Beach and each week will feature south Florida’s leading yoga teachers. WHAT: 60-70 minutes of a Slow HATHA Flow class which consists of Postures, Breathing and Meditation. Class is open to ALL LEVELS and newbies to Yoga. Those with an established practice Continue Reading
Feb 26 @ 10:00 am – 9:00 pm
PRIDE Fort Lauderdale @ Fort Lauderdale Beach Park
Beach. Pride Fort Lauderdale is 40 year old organization that produces an annual celebration and tribute to the LGBT community and its unique culture, held this year on Sunday February 26th 2017 for the first time on Fort Lauderdale The festival includes world renowned entertainers, local & national exhibitors, food court and of course the world-class beaches of Fort Lauderdale. Additionally, 2017 Continue Reading
Feb 26 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
SOBEWFF: Bloody Mary Brunch @ The Ritz-Carlton, Fort Lauderdale Beach | Fort Lauderdale | Florida | United States
We’re thrilled to welcome back, on Oscar Sunday no-less, David Burtka and Neil Patrick Harris to SOBEWFF® to headline this Taste Fort Lauderdale Series brunch overlooking the pristine beaches just outside The Ritz-Carlton, Fort Lauderdale. Burtka is not only a Broadway star, but a trained chef, a graduate of Le Cordon Bleu, who has worked with chefs like Mario Batali, Continue Reading
Mar 2 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Funky Fun Run
The Westin Beach Resort and Running Wild present the Funky Fun Run every Thursday night starting at the Running Wild store at 6:30pm and ending at the Westin Beach Resort for a free poolside reception with music and craft beer courtesy of Funky Buddha. A free shuttle back to Running Wild is available after the event. – Free Weekly Event – Continue Reading
Mar 3 @ 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm
NHL 100 Stanley Cup Tour @ The Hub | Fort Lauderdale | Florida | United States
The Florida Panthers and the City of Fort Lauderdale will host a NHL 100 event at the Fort Lauderdale Beach Promenade located at the corner of S Fort Lauderdale Beach Blvd and E Las Olas Blvd on Friday, March 3 from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. Select parts of the NHL Centennial Fan Arena will be located at the Fort Continue Reading
Mar 4 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
Beach Yoga
  Come enjoy the beautiful beach with the yoga cOMmUNITY. We meet on the sand of Ft. Lauderdale Beach and each week will feature south Florida’s leading yoga teachers. WHAT: 60-70 minutes of a Slow HATHA Flow class which consists of Postures, Breathing and Meditation. Class is open to ALL LEVELS and newbies to Yoga. Those with an established practice Continue Reading
Mar 5 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
Beach Yoga
  Come enjoy the beautiful beach with the yoga cOMmUNITY. We meet on the sand of Ft. Lauderdale Beach and each week will feature south Florida’s leading yoga teachers. WHAT: 60-70 minutes of a Slow HATHA Flow class which consists of Postures, Breathing and Meditation. Class is open to ALL LEVELS and newbies to Yoga. Those with an established practice Continue Reading
Mar 5 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
Sunday Jazz Brunch
The first Sunday of each month enjoy the smooth sounds of local jazz with family and friends at the free, outdoor JM Lexus Sunday Jazz Brunch live concert series from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. along Fort Lauderdale’s scenic Riverwalk. One of Fort Lauderdale’s most popular community events, the JM Lexus Sunday Jazz Brunch invites everyone to bring their blankets, Continue Reading
Mar 8 @ 2:00 pm
Behind the Scenes @ Bonnet House | Fort Lauderdale | Florida | United States
Visitors will participate in a VIP experience at Bonnet House Museum & Gardens. Take a sneak peek inside normally-closed areas of Evelyn and Frederic Bartlett’s private living quarters. Tours are led by our seasoned Bonnet House docents and will be offered for only $20 per person. Visitors will enjoy rooms not seen on our other tours. This tour is offered Continue Reading
Mar 9 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Funky Fun Run
The Westin Beach Resort and Running Wild present the Funky Fun Run every Thursday night starting at the Running Wild store at 6:30pm and ending at the Westin Beach Resort for a free poolside reception with music and craft beer courtesy of Funky Buddha. A free shuttle back to Running Wild is available after the event. – Free Weekly Event – Continue Reading
Mar 10 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Friday Night Sound Waves @ The Hub | Fort Lauderdale | Florida | United States
South Florida’s favorite R&B, Funk and Top 40 band Pocket Change, kickoff the 2017 Friday Night Sound Waves live music series on Friday, March 10,  with a get up on your feet and never stop dancing performance from 6-9pm. Performance sponsors: Modera by Mill Creek | Port Royale About Pocket Change Pocket Change is a Funk, R&B, Soul, Motown and Continue Reading
Mar 10 @ 7:00 pm – 11:30 pm
Full Moon Dinner Party @ Beauty & The Feast
Full Moon Party 7:00 PM – 3 Course Full Moon Dinner* Seating will begin promptly at 7:00 PM. Dinner is served at 7:15 PM 8:00 PM – Full Moon Party Legend has it, crazy things happen during a full moon. Want to find out? Partake in the excitement by joining Beauty & the Feast Bar|Kitchen at The Atlantic Hotel & Continue Reading
Mar 10 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
LaudyPop @ Birch State Park | United States
LaudyPOP was created to compliment food, beverage, culture & entertainment in an unparalleled experience. Showcasing the rising scene for culinary & libations in South Florida, LaudyPOP will highlight the hottest performing artists and local vibes. Foodies & Groupies unite… The perfect mixture of what everyone enjoys – As long as it POPS.
Mar 11 @ 7:00 am – 11:00 am
FLB Beach Sweep
Fort Lauderdale Beach Sweep is held the second Saturday of every month, from 7am – 11am, at The Fort Lauderdale Beach Hub at Las Olas & A1A – 300 S. Fort Lauderdale Beach Boulevard. Limited FREE PARKING is available for volunteers at the Las Olas Intracoastal Lot at 2600 Las Olas Circle.. Volunteers should register at fortlauderdale.gov/volunteer. Volunteers: Should be at least Continue Reading
Mar 11 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Burlock Coast Farmers Market @ Burlck Coast | Fort Lauderdale | Florida | United States
Burlock Coast, The Ritz-Carlton’s upscale farm-to-table restaurant on Fort Lauderdale Beach, features a monthly farmers market highlighting all of its local vendors every 2nd Saturday from 9am – 3pm on the restaurants oceanside patio and within its marketplace. In addition to local produce from South Florida farms, market guests can expect to find fresh baked breads, juices, raw honey, natural Continue Reading
Mar 11 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
Beach Yoga
  Come enjoy the beautiful beach with the yoga cOMmUNITY. We meet on the sand of Ft. Lauderdale Beach and each week will feature south Florida’s leading yoga teachers. WHAT: 60-70 minutes of a Slow HATHA Flow class which consists of Postures, Breathing and Meditation. Class is open to ALL LEVELS and newbies to Yoga. Those with an established practice Continue Reading
Mar 12 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
Beach Yoga
  Come enjoy the beautiful beach with the yoga cOMmUNITY. We meet on the sand of Ft. Lauderdale Beach and each week will feature south Florida’s leading yoga teachers. WHAT: 60-70 minutes of a Slow HATHA Flow class which consists of Postures, Breathing and Meditation. Class is open to ALL LEVELS and newbies to Yoga. Those with an established practice Continue Reading
Mar 14 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Greenhouse Tours @ Bonnet House | Fort Lauderdale | Florida | United States
Bonnet House Museum and Gardens presents Orchid Greenhouse Tours the second Tuesday of each month from 11am – 12pm for $20 per person. Bonnet Houses’ greenhouses and display house hold approximately 1,200 plants in various stages of development. The Bonnet House Orchid Curator will show you around our greenhouses and discuss how our orchids are bred and cultivated (including our impressive Continue Reading
Mar 16 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
FLL Fashion Week @ Westin Fort Lauderdale Beach
FLL Fashion Week is Fort Lauderdale’s premier fashion event offering an international platform for designers from the region to seamlessly connect with media and buyers. The event will increase the domestic awareness of home grown fashion and increase the global presence of Fort Lauderdale design, while highlighting the culture and sophisticated glamour that solidify FLL as a style capital. Significant Continue Reading
Mar 16 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Funky Fun Run
The Westin Beach Resort and Running Wild present the Funky Fun Run every Thursday night starting at the Running Wild store at 6:30pm and ending at the Westin Beach Resort for a free poolside reception with music and craft beer courtesy of Funky Buddha. A free shuttle back to Running Wild is available after the event. – Free Weekly Event – Continue Reading
Mar 16 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Concerts Under the Stars @ Bonnet House Museum & Gardens
The finest young talent in South Florida will be performing at Bonnet House’s Young Artist Music Series this winter. Concerts under the stars on the Beautiful Bonnet House Estate with wine, cookies and coffee included in the price. The evening’s activities take place in and around the house with the concert taking place on the veranda beneath the moon and Continue Reading
Mar 17 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Friday Night Sound Waves @ The Hub | Fort Lauderdale | Florida | United States
The Resolvers exemplify “Big Band Reggae” by combining classic Jamaican roots and lively New Orleans funk-jazz stylings. Described as “explosive”, “a must see”, and “just what the funk doctor ordered.” The band has uplifted audiences throughout the Southeast, as well as in California and Jamaica. And its 2012 EP, Big Band Reggae, debuted at number five on the Billboard reggae Continue Reading
Mar 18 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
Beach Yoga
  Come enjoy the beautiful beach with the yoga cOMmUNITY. We meet on the sand of Ft. Lauderdale Beach and each week will feature south Florida’s leading yoga teachers. WHAT: 60-70 minutes of a Slow HATHA Flow class which consists of Postures, Breathing and Meditation. Class is open to ALL LEVELS and newbies to Yoga. Those with an established practice Continue Reading
Mar 19 @ 8:00 am – 3:00 pm
Florida AIDS Walk & Music Festival
Florida AIDS Walk and Music Festival is a 5k walk fundraiser that takes place this year on Sunday, March 19, 2017 at 9 am at South Beach Park on Fort Lauderdale Beach to raise awareness and help reverse the continuing epidemic of HIV/AIDS in South Florida. 100% of the funds raised from the Florida AIDS Walk stay right here in Continue Reading
Mar 19 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
Beach Yoga
  Come enjoy the beautiful beach with the yoga cOMmUNITY. We meet on the sand of Ft. Lauderdale Beach and each week will feature south Florida’s leading yoga teachers. WHAT: 60-70 minutes of a Slow HATHA Flow class which consists of Postures, Breathing and Meditation. Class is open to ALL LEVELS and newbies to Yoga. Those with an established practice Continue Reading