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100 Guests Taste the Wave

As part of the Greater Fort Lauderdale Convention & Visitors Bureau’s CRAVE GFL Restaurant Month, restaurants along Fort Lauderdale Beach’s famed Wave Wall hosted 100 guests for their inaugural Taste the Wave Fort Lauderdale Beach Tasting Tour on Thursday, October 5 from 6:30 – 10:30pm. (more…)
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Sun Trolley Celebrates 25 Years of Service

Happy silver anniversary the Sun Trolley! Riding its way into a quarter century of service, the Downtown Fort Lauderdale Transportation Management Association (DFLTMA), that operates the Sun Trolley and Riverwalk Water Trolley, is celebrating its 25th anniversary today, Monday, May 8, 2017, and it promises to be a special day full of incredible deals and…
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Too Cool to Pool? Not anymore

As Florida moves into their second season (from hot to hotter!) W Fort Lauderdale, for the first time, invites locals to relax and hangout in style at its vibrant rooftop pool, WET Deck, with a newly available weekday pass. Available Monday through Thursday, the pass grants you exclusive access to the rooftop deck, complimentary valet…
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Welcome to MyFTLB

The Fort Lauderdale destination gained another great group of hospitality professionals in the closing weeks of 2016. We know they look forward to meeting you, and from all of us, to all of them, welcome to Fort Lauderdale Beach. The Board of Directors of Bonnet House Museum & Gardens is pleased to announce that it has…
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FUNKY FUN RUN – FORT LAUDERDALE

If you go down to the beach today you’re sure to find a surprise. Well, Thursday evenings to be exact. The current vogue for combining a good run with a glass of beer and convivial banter with sweaty friends afterwards is gathering momentum in South Florida. So called beer runs are popping up everywhere…but, for…
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A Weekend in Fort Lauderdale

It doesn’t really matter what time of the year you head to the beach in Fort Lauderdale. I can’t think of any month that I have visited and not found State Road A1A (AKA Ocean Boulevard) to be one of the most entertaining beach strips in Florida. In the morning its serpentine path is bathed in a…
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Village Design To Host “How To” iPhoneography Series With Andy Royston @FtLauderdaleSun

North Beach Village Resort has invited internationally renowned iPhoneographer Andy Royston to take over Village Design, located at 600 Breakers Ave. in Fort Lauderdale, to host a one-of-a-kind, hands-on, iPhoneography Series. Four intimate workshops will be held from 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. on Saturday, July 23, 2016, Saturday, July 30, 2016, Saturday, August 6,…
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THE GALLERIA AT FORT LAUDERDALE DONATES $25,000 TO FIVE LOCAL CHARITIES

The Galleria at Fort Lauderdale, recognized as one of South Florida's premier shopping destinations for its sophisticated level of merchandising and ambiance, awarded $25,000 to Bryant Peney Scholarship Foundation, HANDY, Heart Gallery of Broward County, Henderson Behavioral Health and Make-A-Wish Foundation of Southern Florida. This contribution was a result of an exclusive parking arrangement with…
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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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Shireen’s Favorite Things: Bonnet House

The first time I saw the Bonnet House, I was in complete awe of its beauty. The bright yellow, sprawling, open-air Spanish-style house, snuggled into 35 acres of lush South Florida greenery in Fort Lauderdale, isn't just unique, it's incredibly captivating. Perhaps it has something to do with its history and the people who once…
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Bahia Mar Welcomes New GM, Tiffany Davis

Bahia Mar Fort Lauderdale Beach, a DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel in Fort Lauderdale, Florida has announced the appointment of Tiffany S. Davis as general manager of the iconic retreat along the Intracoastal Waterway with an expansive marina. Most recently, Davis served as general manager of Hilton Key Largo in the upper Florida Keys. (more…)
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Christmas Dining Guide to Fort Lauderdale Beach

Planning where to dine Christmas Eve or Christmas Day in Fort Lauderdale? We've gathered the ultimate wish list of scrumptious delights that will bring glad tidings to your family, friends or special someone and fill their bellies with jubilant cheer. This list will be updated as more restaurants and hotels announce their Christmas Day menus,…
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Sonesta Fort Lauderdale Beach Receives Successful Meetings Magazine’s 2015 Pinnacle Award Of Excellence

Sonesta Fort Lauderdale Beach today announced that it has received the 2015 Pinnacle Award of Excellence, presented by Successful Meetings Magazine. With this honor, the property joins a distinguished group of top hotels and resorts in the corporate meetings and conventions market. In the first year since officially rebranding under the Sonesta name, the 240-room…
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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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Fort Lauderdale Travel Guide by Expedia

Once a Spring Break hot spot for college students, Fort Lauderdale has gradually evolved into an upscale resort town in Florida that is full of museums, bars, restaurants, and excellent shopping. We hope you like water, because your Fort Lauderdale tour will feature beaches, ponds, and the canals that link the Everglades to the Atlantic…
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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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The Story of the 17th Street Causeway Bridge

The Southeast 17th Street bridge is a bascule drawbridge located just north of the Port Everglades cut. The causeway goes from the westside off US1/Federal Highway eastward over the ICW and twists northward becoming A1A along the Fort Lauderdale beach. The western approach is known as the Commodore Brook Causeway while the actual bridge is…
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Meet Heidi Dennis, General Manager of The Atlantic Hotel

The AAA Four Diamond Atlantic Hotel & Spa, Fort Lauderdale's premier luxurious boutique hotel, is pleased to announce that it has promoted Heidi Dennis to the position of General Manager. Ms. Dennis originally joined The Atlantic Hotel & Spa in 2013 as Director of Operations. In her new role as General Manager, she will be…
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Fort Lauderdale Named Finalist in All-American City Award

For the second consecutive year, Fort Lauderdale has been named a finalist for the national All-America City Award. Sponsored by the National Civic League, the All-America City Award recognizes cities, counties, towns, neighborhoods, and metropolitan areas across the country for exemplary community-based problem solving and civic engagement efforts that involve public, private and non-profit entities.…
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Ina Lee: Welcome to MY Fort Lauderdale Beach

Welcome to MY Fort Lauderdale Beach by Ina Lee President/Owner Travelhost Greater Fort Lauderdale What is the favorite thing about your job/service your company provides?Travelhost, found in most major hotel rooms, condos, and marinas, is the ultimate destination resource, guiding our visitors and local readers and followers to the best of the destination. I love being…
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