FREE – ARTSPARK MOVIE NIGHT & FAMILY FUN
FRIDAYS | HOLLYWOOD – In the ArtsPark at Young Circle. Bring blankets and/or chairs and enjoy the playground, splash pad and more from 5-8pm. Movies start at 8!
March 6th – “Alice in Wonderland”
March 13th – “A dog’s Journey”
March 20th – “The Lego Movie 2”
March 27th – “Wreck it Ralph”
FREE – FAMILY FUN FRIDAYS
FRIDAYS | HALLANDALE BEACH– Movies outdoors at Gulfstream Park Village (901 S. Federal Hwy) . Free popcorn & snacks & drinks available. Characters Meet & Greets before certain shows as well. Movies start at 6:30!
March 6th – “ Alladin”
March 13th – “The Addams Family”
March 20th – “Moana”
March 27th – “Frozen 2”
FREE – FRIDAY NIGHT SOUND WAVES
FRIDAYS | FT. LAUDERDALE – A Music Maker’s Market from 4 – 10 pm and live music from a different artist each week from 6:30-9:30 p.m. At Las Olas Oceanside Park (SW Corner of Las Olas Blvd & A1A)
March 6th – “ Tasty Vibrations”
March 13th – “Fireside Prophets”
March 20th – “Spread the Dub”
March 27th – “Sonlokos”
FLORIDA RENAISSANCE FESTIVAL
THRU MARCH 22 | DEERFIELD BEACH– On Saturdays & Sundays Only 10 a.m. to sunset at Quiet Waters Park (401 S. Powerline Rd) Details at www.ren-fest.com
FREE – WESTON WORLD FEST
3/1 | WESTON– A tribute to multicultural Weston featuring 20 country booths with activities, international cuisine for sale, international entertainment on the sound stage including the Taiko Drummers, and more in Weston Regional Park from 12- 4p.m
ST. MARK CARNIVAL IN THE RANCHES
3/5-3/8 | SOUTHWEST RANCHES– Rides, international food and entertainment all weekend long at St. Mark the Evangelist (5601 S. Flamingo Rd). Get in early discount at www.carnival.stmarkparish.org
FREE – ROCK THE PARK
3/6 | PLANTATION– Food trucks at 6 p.m. and the Valerie Tyson Band (R&B/Soul) performs at 7 p.m. in Central Park (600 Central Park Drive)
FREE – TUNES ‘N TRUCKS
3/6 | SUNRISE– Food trucks open at 6 p.m. and Caribbean Chillers (Jimmy Buffet tribute) rocks at 7 p.m. Bring lawn chairs and/or blankets to the Sunrise Civic Center Amphitheater (10610 West Oakland Park Blvd).
ASIAN CULTURAL FESTIVAL
3/7-3/8 | HOMESTEAD– Enjoy an enchanting journey through live music and dance performances, immersive arts and crafts, kids activities and more including a variety of authentic Far Eastern cuisine from more than 20 countries. At the Fruit & Spice Park (24801 SW 187th Ave) Learn more at www.facebook.com/asianculturefestival
FREE – FIRE STATION 86 & COMMUNITY ROOM OPENING
3/7 | DAVIE– Years in the making, Davie’s newest and most high-tech firehouse is at last opening at 14452 Shenandoah Parkway inside Shenandoah Park. It includes a community center that will double as the town’s crisis center during emergencies. Join the celebration at 11 a.m.
FREE – MAGIC SHOW & MOONLIGHT MOVIE IN THE PARK
3/7 | WESTON– Both events are at the Weston Regional Park (20200 Saddle Club Rd). Enjoy a magic show inside the Community Center at 1:30 p.m. or 3 p.m. then return for the “How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World” screening outdoors at 8 p.m. Bring chairs, blankets, food and drink – but no alcohol.
COMMUNITY GARAGE SALE
3/8 | PLANTATION– Shop your heart out from 7 a.m.- 1 p.m. at Volunteer Park (12050 W. Sunrise Blvd.)
FREE – OUTDOOR SYMPHONY POPS CONCERT
3/8 | WESTON– From 6:30 – 8:30 p.m. in Weston Town Center. Enjoy light, familiar classics under the early evening sky. There is limited seating available but there is plenty of room to bring your own chairs & dance in the plaza.
ST. DAVID CHURCH AND SCHOOL CARNIVAL
3/12-3/15 | DAVIE– A massive international food court, tons of carnival games and rides galore. At 3900 S. University Dr. Get advanced tickets specials at the church.
FREE – 61st ANNUAL FOUNDER’S DAY CELEBRATION
3/14 | COOPER CITY– An entire day of fun, including a Color Run, a 1 Mile Walk, Parade along SW 90th Ave at 10:30 a.m. and a full afternoon of events at Brian Piccolo Country Park (9501 Sheridan St) from 1 – 8:30 p.m. including a car show, booths, performances and fireworks.
FREE – FAMILY BIKE RALLY
3/14 | DAVIE– Enjoy a family friendly bike ride from 9 a.m to noon at Vista View Park shelter #2. The event includes bike safety education, kids’ activities, music, giveaways, and light refreshments. Registration begins at 8 a.m. There is a park entrance fee of $1.50 / person
FREE – WATER MATTERS DAY
3/14 | DAVIE– A fun family-friendly educational event. Learn about conserving and protecting our environment, earn free native plants, and enjoy music, games, food trucks & much more at 9a.m – 3 p.m. at Tree Tops Park (3900 SW 100 AVE).
FREE – A SPRING GATHERING CRAFT SHOW
3/14 | DANIA– A juried craft boutique including treats 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Broward County PBA Hall 2901 SW 26th Terr.
FREE – ARTFEST IN THE PINES
3/14-3/15 | PEMBROKE PINES – 10 A.M TO 5 p.m. each day at the Charles F Dodge city center (601 City Center Way) music, food trucks, hands on demonstrations, pop-up art, a kids’ art and games zone, students art competition and much more.
FREE – WESTON NIGHTS OUTDOOR CONCERT SERIES
3/14 | WESTON– 6-10 p.m AT Weston Regional Park. Enjoy the Shane Duncan Band, a 5-piece high energy country-rock band preceded by Saving Harold, a local band made up of four 16 year old students.
FREE – ST. PATRICKS PARADE & FESTIVAL
3/14 | FT LAUDERDALE– 11 a.m. -7 p.m. Come see at Huizenga Park. This one of a kind celebration will feature a parade, great entertainment, vendor booths and much more. Look for #teamkaplan #remaxkaplan in the #dkw float!!
FREE – ST PATRICK’S DAY PARADE & FESTIVAL
3/15 | HOLLYWOOD– Parade starts at 1 p.m. at Harrison St and Hollywood Blvd near Young Circle. An array of floats, pipes and drums, marching bands, and business entries participate in the parade with the famous New York Police Department Emerald Society Pipes & Drums.
FREE – GREATER FT LAUDERDALE FOOD & WINE FESTIVAL
3/18-3/22 | HOLLYWOOD– While the festival runs for several days details at www.gfldoowine.com. We are going to focus on family day on March 22nd from 12 – 5 p.m. In the Arts Park at Young Circle in Hollywood. Enjoy live entertainment kids’ activities (culinary and non-culinary), food trucks, and cocktails bars. Admission is free but please bring one new unwrapped toy to go to patients at Joe DiMaggio Children’s Hospital.
FREE – TOUCH A TRUCK
3/21 | PLANTATION– 9A.M TO NOON At the Plantation Equestrian Center (1451 NW 118th AVE) Go hands on with police, fire and construction vehicles and more.
FREE – CORAL SPRINGS FESTIVAL OF THE ARTS
3/21-3/22 | CORAL SPRINGS– Featuring life size sculptures spectacular paintings one of a kind jewels photography, ceramics, and separate craft festivals with a fun green market as well as live cultural entertainment at 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. each day at 2874 N. University Dr.
FREE – FRIENDS OF TY PARK 3RD ANNUAL MUSIC FEST
3/22 | HOLLYWOOD– Featuring Spank the Band Rock pop and oldies from 4 – 7 p.m. at Pavilion 12 at T.Y Park 3300 N Park Rd. Bring a lawn chair, blanket and a friend to enjoy great music. Food trucks will be on location.
COMMUNITY GARAGE SALE AT THE PARK
3/26 | COOPER CITY– Whether you are selling or buying the Suellen H Fardelmann Sports Complex (10300 Sterling Rd) is the place to be for great deals galore! While only Cooper City residents can sell, everyone is welcome to shop from 7 a.m. to noon. Sellers single parking spaces are $24. Call 954-434-4300 ext. 272
FREE – EARTH DAY FESTIVAL
3/28 | SUNRISE – the first 1000 attendants will receive a free water bottle. Refill your water bottle throughout the day at the festivals complimentary water stations. No cooler, glass bottles, pets or bicycles allowed. There is a 10:15 a.m. tree planting ceremony and live music performances at 10:30 a.m. and noon as well as kids’ corners with hands on activities, arts and crafts, and live education displays and great selection of food and retail vendors. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Sawgrass Sanctuary Park at (237 N New River Cr.)
WESTON TOWN CENTER FOOD & WINE FESTIVAL
3/29 | WESTON– From 3 – 7 p.m. in Weston Town Center. There will be a sampling of many different wines & spirits and over 30 restaurants featuring cuisines from their menus.