Welcome To Fort Lauderdale Beach

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Welcome to Fort Lauderdale Beach

Welcome to Fort Lauderdale Beach and MyFortLauderdaleBeach.com! We hope you'll find our year-round destination website for the Fort Lauderdale Beach area packed with all the information you could ever want or need on Fun, Food, Hotels, Events and more.

Throughout the pages of our website you will find exciting Things to Do, inviting Places to Stay and delicious Food & Drink options. Make sure to check out our Event Calendar section for upcoming events and Blog for tips from locals. And if you are new to the area, learn more About Us and find your way around with helpful Maps & Transportation information for getting around Fort Lauderdale Beach and beyond.

Situated along three miles of golden sand and sparkling turquoise waters, Fort Lauderdale Beach is marked by the City’s Wave wall. A flowing, swirling wall that extends along our brick paved promenade, you'll find pillar framed entrances to our world-famous beach.

A vast array of unique restaurants, outdoor cafes and vibrant nightlife beckon you as well. Whether you are in the mood for mouthwatering cuisine or just want to chill out at a casual watering hole, you’ll find just the tastes you are looking for with a stunning ocean view.Planning a visit to Fort Lauderdale? Why not make your home-away-from home on Fort Lauderdale Beach? We have luxury resorts, budget friendly hotels and superior small lodging guest houses, steps from our sparkling sandy shores.

And we are so easy to get to! You’ll find the bustle of Fort Lauderdale Beach less than 2-miles from the Port, which makes it a great pre-or post-cruise escape and a short 10-minute drive, to the Ft Lauderdale-Hollywood International airport. Once here, there's also no reason to leave our little island oasis, as you'll find world-class spas to water sports, casual shopping to elegant museums - not to mention that Fort Lauderdale Beach is an outdoor enthusiast's playground for both the young and the young at heart.

And if all that is doesn't make Fort Lauderdale Beach special enough, you'll find 365-days of special offers to eat, drink and play at our areas restaurants, attractions and hotels and many highly anticipated annual events including the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show, Tortuga Music Festival, Great American Beach Party, Friday Night Sound Waves and The City of Fort Lauderdale’s Spectacular 4th of July Celebration.

We look forward to seeing you at the beach!

funding partner

The Beach Business Improvement District (BID) Advisory Board Committee was created in 2007 to make recommendations on services, enhancements, special programs and events on the beach. The BID is comprised of commercial properties fronting on SR A1A, from Harbor Drive North to Sunrise Boulevard. Its boundaries overlap the Beach Community Redevelopment Area.
All BID Committee members are appointed by the City Commission and serve without compensation for a one-year term beginning upon appointment by the City Commission at a Regular Agenda City Commission meeting in September of each year with no term limit. BID Committee Alternate may be appointed at any time by the City Commission.
The BID's primary focus is to market the beach as a premier tourist destination through marketing, website sponsorship and funding special events. The BID's sponsored website, www.MyFortLauderdaleBeach.com, highlights beach businesses, hotels, restaurants and upcoming events.Since, the BID and the Beach CRA share common areas and goal of improving the tourist-related activities on the beach, they co-sponsor a number of special events thought the year.
BID Contacts
Donald Morris, AICP | Beach CRA Manager
Dan Barnett | BID Manager
City of Fort Lauderdale | Economic and Community Reinvestment
Beach CRA
914 NW 6th Street, Suite 200
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33311
Tel: 954-828-4526
Fax: 954-828-4500
E-mail: dmorris@fortlauderdale.gov