Destination: Adventure

Fort Lauderdale area attractions are once again offering the South Florida Adventure Pass this summer, providing residents and visitors unlimited visits ( yes you heard right - unlimited!) at five South Florida Cultural Treasures through September 30, 2019.

Priced at $50 for Adults and $40 for Children 3-12, existing members of any of the institutions receive $10 off per pass level - adding to the savings and expanding the fun all summer long. To purchase your pass, visit any location or purchase online at:  www.southfloridaadventurepass.com.

Oh the places we will go

 

Butterfly World

Experience Butterfly World, where Discovery and Wonder take Flight at the World’s Largest Butterfly and Bird Park!  Featuring “open air” aviaries with a breath-taking display of 20,000 exotic butterflies and tropical birds from all around the world, Butterfly World allows you to explore and interact with rare and delicate butterflies in a South Florida Tropical Rain Forest. Discover metamorphosis in our Research Facility where you will see all stages of the butterfly life cycle in a display that changes daily. Other highlights include Vine Maze, Butterfly Museum and Insectarium, and more! This is the perfect adventure for the whole family! Butterfly World is located inside Tradewinds Park – South at 3600 W. Sample Road, Coconut Creek. For more information call (954) 977-4400 or visit www.ButterflyWorld.com

Flamingo Gardens

Flamingo Gardens was originally founded as Flamingo Groves, a citrus orchard, in 1927 by Floyd L. and Jane Wray - today Flamingo Gardens is a 60 acre Botanical Garden and Everglade Wildlife Sanctuary.  One of the oldest botanical gardens in South Florida, the not-for-profit botanical garden and wildlife sanctuary contains over 3000 tropical and subtropical species of plants and trees including 20 of the largest trees of their species, and is home to the largest collection of Florida native wildlife in the state. Flamingo Gardens Everglades Wildlife Sanctuary gives residence to permanently injured and non-releasable birds and animals, and is home to the largest collection of Florida native wildlife- including alligators, bear, bobcats, eagles, otters, panthers, peacocks and flamingos!

Enjoy free admission to this botanical garden & wildlife sanctuary 7 days a week from 9:30am - 5:00pm ( ticket Booth closes at 4:00pm). Flamingo Gardens is located at 3750 S. Flamingo Road, Ft. Lauderdale 33330. For information call 954-473-2955 or visit,
www.FlamingoGardens.org

Sawgrass Recreation Park

Feel the excitement and learn the history of Florida's most remarkable treasure, the Everglades, as you glide across miles of river and get up close and personal with native wildlife at Sawgrass Recreational Park. In addition to a thrilling 30 minute Airboat Adventure ride,  tour includes exhibit areas featuring more than 100 reptiles and mammals, and opportunities to hold an alligator, see a Florida Panther and more.

After all the excitement the Park offers shady spaces to enjoy a picnic lunch under a shady tree, or you can visit The Gator Grill, serving up lunch favorites, unique Florida faire, cold beverages and souvenirs. Sawgrass Recreation Park is open 7 days from 9:30 - 5:00 pm and is located at 1006 N. Highway 27; Weston 33327. For more information call 954-389-0202 or visit,  www.EvergladesTours.com

Young at art museum

About Young at Art Museum

Young At Art Museum is one of only 8 Major Cultural Institutions in Broward County, and is accredited by the American Alliance of Museums. The 55,000 sq. ft., Gold-LEED® certified building is the epicenter of cultural arts education for families.  Featuring four permanent galleries: GreenScapes, CultureScapes, WonderScapes and ArtScapes with rotating famous artist installations, it is also home to the Young At Art Institute, which houses a series of professionally equipped studios for drawing, painting, sculpture, animation, photography and film, printmaking, mixed media, digital computer and 4D video design. YAA also houses 10,000 square-foot Broward County Library, a National Traveling Exhibition Gallery, Teen Center and Recording Studio, a preschool and early childhood learning center and a Museum Gift Shop.
Young at Art Museum is located at 751 SW 121st Avenue in Davie. For more information call 954-424-008 or visit www.YoungatArtMuseum.org

XTreme Action Park

Xtreme Action Park truly has something fun for everyone. As the largest South Florida's Premier Indoor Family Entertainment Venue, Xtreme Action Park features over 200,000 sq ft of family fun and entertainment, including the longest indoor asphalt Go Kart Track, 6 Full size recreational Bowling Lanes,  a Sports Bar with Billiards, All American Shake Shoppe & Restaurant, Interactive Arcade, Ropes Course, Trampoline Park, Roller Skating Rink, Escape Room - and if you can believe it - more! Enjoy free unlimited roller skating at this indoor recreation park. Xtreme Action Park  is located at 5300 Powerline Road in Fort Lauderdale. For information call 954-491-6265 or visit,  www.xtremeactionpark.com.