HUMP DAY FOOD TRUCKS
EVERY WEDNESDAY | PLANTATION Skip the cooking on Wednesday evenings and instead pick up delicious food at the Drive-Thru Food Truck Event! From 5 – 10 p.m. at Volunteer Park (12050 W. Sunrise Blvd).
FREE WINTER TUNES ‘N TRUCKS
4/8 | SUNRISE The Motowners perform at 7 p.m. at the Sunrise Civic Center Amphitheater (10610 W. Oakland Park Blvd). Food trucks open at 6 p.m.
TORTUGA MUSIC FESTIVAL
4/8-10 | FORT LAUDERDALE Enjoy the beachside multi-stage music festival featuring some of the biggest names in country, rock, op, and roots music. The event pairs music with the meaning to raise awareness for marine conservation. For all of the details visit tortugamusicfestival.com
POMPANO BEACH JAZZ FEST
4/8-10 | POMPANO BEACH The festival features a robust lineup of performers – from local legends to Grammy, Emmy and Tony Award – winning, jazz masters- including a beach opening night concert and all-day and evening concerts at the Pompano Beach Cultural Center. Details at www.pompanobeacharts.org
EGG HUNTS & RELATED
MISC. | VARIOUS SUNRISE 4/9 – Royal Egg Hunts for ages 2-12, face painting, arts & crafts, rides, and more from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. $5/participant. Visit www.sunrisefl.gov. HOLLYWOOD, 4/10 – Enjoy a Spring Marshmallow Drop from a helicopter and visit with the bunny at the Boulevard Heights Community Center (6770 Garfield St) from 2-4 p.m. DAVIE, 4/16 – Hippity Hoppity Hunt will begin at 9 a.m. sharp at the Bamford Sports Complex & Pine Island Park (3801 S. Pine Island Rd). Enjoy children’s entertainment, a petting farm, hayride, bounce houses and more! PEMBROKE PINES 4/16 – The Annual Egg Hunt starts at 10 a.m. at the Pines Recreation Center & Pembroke Shores Park (7400 Pines Blvd). Also games, prizes, and visits with the bunny. Check out www.ppines.com. PLANTATION 4/16 – The Royal Egg Hunt for kids 3-10 runs from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Pop Travers Field (6250 SW 16 ST) Call 954-452-2510. WESTON 4/16 – The Royal Bunny Egg Hunt runs from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in Weston Regional Park (20200 Saddle Club Rd) although the actual hunt starts promptly at 10 a.m. Afterwards enjoy bounce houses, visits with the bunny, and more.
FREE SALSA FESTIVAL
4/9 | HOLLYWOOD Musical performances from Charlie Aponte, Melina Almodovar, Orquestra del Rey de Puerto Rico, Timbalive, Tito Puente Jr., and many more, plus dance showcases from local salsa schools, delicious Latin food, kiosks, and a kids zone. 12-11 p.m. at the ArtsPark in Young Circle.
FREE MOONLIGHT MOVIE IN THE PARK
4/9 | WESTON peter Rabbit 2 starts at 8 p.m. at the event stage in Weston Regional Park (20200 Saddle Club Rd) Bring chairs, blankets, etc. No alcohol.
FREE SPRING FLING
4/16 | FORT LAUDERDALE An egg hunt, yes, but also kids’ yoga, farmers market, selfie stations, arts and crafts, live music, and more. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Las Olas Oceanside Park (3000 E. Las Olas Blvd). Visit www.theloopflb.com/events/spring-fling.
FREE INAUGURAL EARTH DAY FESTIVAL
4/23 | WESTON Enjoy hands on earth-friendly activities, educational displays, a live DJ with music and giveaways, and more. 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. in Library Park ( 4255 Bonaventure Blvd).
FLORIDA TACO FESTIVAL
4/23-24 | MIRAMAR More than 25 of the area’s best restaurants & food purveyors will be dishing out a variety of $3 tacos at Miramar Regional Park (16801 Miramar Parkway). There will be bars and beverage stations serving margaritas, tequila, ice cold beer, water, soda & more. Additional vendors will be on hand to sell cotton candy, cakes, desserts, etc. Tickets at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/flroida-taco-festival-tickets-276062098167.
FREE BELA FLECK AND ABIGAIL WASHBURN
4/28 | HOLLYWOOD American folk from two of the best. RSVP required. (www.rhythmfoundation.com) 7 p.m. at the ArtsPark in Young Circle.
ORANGE BOWL FOOD & WINE FESTIVAL
4/29 | FORT LAUDERDALE At the Broward County Convention Center (1950 Eisenhower Blvd) from 7:30-10:30 p.m. Proceeds go toward Make-a-Wish Southern Florida, Special Olympics Florida, and the Orange Bowl Leadership Academy. Tickets and info at www.orangebowl.org/community/programs/obfw
SAVOR SOFLO FESTIVAL
4/30-5/1 | HOLLYWOOD BEACH This food, wine, craft beer, and spirits celebration will artfully blend local chef rock stars with national brand partners, offering tastes and sips to please every appetite. Tickets and info at www.savorsoflo.com
FREE ROCK THE PARK
4/30 | PLANTATION Across the Universe (Beatles) performs from 7-10 p.m. in Central Park (9151 NW 2nd ST). Food trucks open at 6 p.m.