Family-centric

Pink or Blue. What’s Now & New

Gender reveal parties are one of the most popular trends among today’s expecting parents. More than a trend, it’s about gathering your family and friends together to celebrate a very special moment in a couple’s life together. Tapping into the buzz surrounding these celebrations, Hilton Fort Lauderdale Beach Resort has created a unique Gender Reveal…
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A “Waterful” Way to Discover Fort Lauderdale’s History

Water Taxi, in partnership with The Historic Stranahan House, Bonnet House Museum and the Fort Lauderdale Historical Society, have launched The District’s Heritage Tours through September 30, 2016. A “Waterful” Way to Discover Fort Lauderdale’s History, the District’s Heritage Tours family include the visitor’s choice of two out of three heritage sites plus an all-day…
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FAMILY-FRIENDLY FORT LAUDERDALE BEACH

Don't let planning your next family summer vacation time intimidate you. Pack up the kids and spend time at one of the many family friendly resorts and hotels on Fort Lauderdale Beach. The Atlantic Resort & Spa Select from an intimate 124 rooms, from traditional guest rooms at 600 square feet, one-bedroom suites with kitchenettes…
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4th of July Spectacular 2016 on Fort Lauderdale Beach

Celebrate America's Independence Day at the City of Fort Lauderdale's free 4th of July Spectacular presented by Zimmerman Advertising! The Independence Day Celebration will feature a patriotic extravaganza featuring live bands, a kids zone, beach games, contests, family activities and a dazzling fireworks display. The 4th of July Spectacular takes place on Monday, July 4…
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GET READY TO ‘JAM’ ON THE BEACH IN APRIL

In 2002, the Smithsonian National Museum of American History designated April as Jazz Appreciation Month (JAM), to promote jazz through concerts, lectures, educational materials, and exhibitions. Each year organizers select a theme and featured musician with 2016 dedicated to the exploration of jazz itself is a form of democracy – as a form of communication…
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Fort Lauderdale Rolls Out September Savings

The Greater Fort Lauderdale Convention & Visitors Bureau is enticing travelers to visit this September with an array of attractive promotions, including See You in September, a program that offers visitors who book two nights at select hotels a third night free from Sept. 1 to Oct. 12. The CVB’s Dine Out promotion, which features…
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Friday Night Sound Waves

Click HERE to view details on the 2017 Live Music Series The Beach Business Improvement District, is pleased to launch its new Live Music Series, Friday Night Sound Waves, featuring some of South Florida’s best musical talents performing an eclectic range of genres including jazz, blues, big band swing, indie rock, salsa and classic Americana.…
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4th of July at The Ritz-Carlton

Celebrate the 4th of July with a weekend filled of fun activities and entertainment that the entire family will enjoy when you book a stay at The Ritz-Carlton Fort Lauderdale . Relax with holiday themed treatments, unwind as you explore savory spirits at Via Luna Bar, or let your little ones participate in our poolside…
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Get #FitLauderdale! May is Physical Fitness & Sports Month

Options abound on Fort Lauderdale Beach to stay physically fit and active and there is no better time to shine a sunbeam down on them than during Physical Fitness Month in May. Pedal A1A on a Broward B-cycle or jog, power-walk or in-line skate on the beautiful palm-lined brick promenade. Swim, paddle board or windsurf in the waters of this Clean…
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Watch the Winterfest Boat Parade Island-Side

Catch the Greatest Show on H2O, The Hard-Rock Winterfest Boat Parade "island-side" and along the Intracoastal from Fort Lauderdale Beach. Come early and then stroll down to A1A for dinner, dancing or drinks. Helpful Links and Information:  Where to Watch the Winterfest Boat Parade: Sonesta Fort Lauderdale Beach Birch State Park: Grandstand viewing tickets, click here Viewing…
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40+ Tips for a Road Trip with the Kids

'Tis the season for road (and plane and train, and boat) trips so we thought you might like this fantastic list compiled by Kids Activity Blog  featuring 40+ Tips for Road Trips with Toddlers & Preschoolers. After all, vacation begins when you step out the door - why wait until you get there, when you can start in…
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Creative Ways to Keep Kids Occupied at a Restaurant

Restaurants and kids don’t always mix, but with these awesome ways to keep preschoolers occupied you’ll be wanting to eat out regularly! Dining out can be so nice (No cooking! No dishes!) but with a preschooler in tow it can also be difficult (Sit still! Don’t Spill!). Here on Kids Activities Blog we’ve gathered over…
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4th of July Spectacular

CLICK HERE! to view updates information on the City of Fort Lauderdale 4th of July Spectacular 2016 The City of Fort Lauderdale will host the 4th of July Spectacular on Friday, July 4 from 12:30 to 9:30 p.m. on Fort Lauderdale Beach at A1A and Las Olas Boulevard. The Independence Day Celebration will feature a patriotic…
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Mother’s Day Brunch

Mother's Day brunch with an ocean view... how much better could it get? Treat Mom to a lavish Mother's Day brunch at B Ocean Fort Lauderdale on Sunday, May 11th. Showcasing sweeping views of the Atlantic in our Penthouse Ballroom, the all-inclusive menu features unlimited bellinis, fresh-baked pastries, made-to-order omelets, French toast, a jumbo shrimp…
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“Selfies” Get the Holiday Treatment at W Fort Lauderdale

This holiday season, travelers visiting W Fort Lauderdale should be prepared to be smartphone camera-ready. The beachfront resort is amping up their holiday spirit with an interactive “Elfie” social media contest. Putting a spin on the “selfie” digital phenomenon, guests and visitors will find selfie-ready mirrors throughout the property designed with interactive elf-themed vignettes. As…
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Fort Lauderdale Beach Hotels Treat Guests to “Sweet” Holiday Displays

Fort Lauderdale Beach Hotels will treat guests to some sweet holiday displays, ranging from Deep-Sea Fishing Snowmen to a Candy Coated Yacht and an Edible Santa's Workshop. The Marriott Harbor Beach Resort & Spa display should be completed just after Thanksgiving and will feature a Snowman deep-sea fishing with a working six-foot lighthouse, assorted palm trees and tropical…
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Lauderdale Among Top Cities for Thanksgiving Travel

With Thanksgiving Day less than three weeks away, Fort Lauderdale is emerging as one of top travel destinations for the holiday in 2013, according to at least two travel websites. With an average round-trip airfare of $335, Fort Lauderdale recently made CheapOair.com's top 10 booked destinations list for Thanksgiving this year. Hotwire.com also listed Fort…
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FLIBS: A Boat Show & So Much More!

The Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show (FLIBS) is long renowned for being the world's largest event of its kind, featuring more than three billion dollars’ worth of boats, yachts, super yachts, electronics, engines, and thousands of boating accessories from every major marine manufacturer and boat builder worldwide. The 54th edition of the show will take place…
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