FREE | HOLLYWOOD HAPPY DAY
5/2 | HOLLYWOOD Promoting the power of community through expressions of gratitude, friendship, and joy. Enjoy motivational and inspiring performances featuring local students. 6-8pm in the ArtsPark at Young Circle.
PARENTS NIGHT OUT
5/6 | COOPER CITY 5-9 p.m. at the Community Center (9000 SW 50th Place) for kids in K-8th. With it being Mother’s Day Weekend, the Parks and Recreation Department is ready to provide a fun night of activities for the little ones, while parents can take advantage of a Friday night out. Registration is required for both Cooper City residents ($30 first child/ $25 per additional child) and non-residents ($45 first child / $40 additional child). Registration can be completed at the Community Center or the Pool and Tennis Center. For more information please call the Parks & Recreation Department at 954-434-4300
MOTHER- DAUGHTER TEA
5/7 | COOPER CITY 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. at Cooper City H.S. (9401 Stirling Road). Cooper City Residents Only. Children K-5th can join mom for a “Breakfast at Tiffany’s ” themed event. $30 / mom and daughter, $12 / each additional guest. Register at the Community Center or the Pool & Tennis Center. For more information please call the Parks and Recreation Department at 954-434-4300
MUSIC PROGRAM FOR KIDS
5/7 | WESTON The Weston Music Society invites kids ages 4-10 to “Beat the Drums” with musician Willie Stewart. 1-3 p.m. at the Bonaventure Town Center (166960 Saddle Club Rd.)
5/5 | EVERYWHERE
FREE | TUNES ‘N TRUCKS
5/13 | SUNRISE The Rock Show (60’s, 70’s, and 80’s) performs at 7 p.m. at the Sunrise Civic Center Amphitheater (10610 W. Oakland Park Blvd). Food trucks open at 6 p.m.
FREE CHAMPIONS OF CHESS TOURNAMENT
5/14 | SUNRISE 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. at the Sunrise Civic Center (10610 W. Oakland Park Blvd.) This fun chess tournament offers trophies up to 10 places in each division (k-5 and Middle/High School ) based upon registration. Advanced registration is required. Learn more at https://tinyurl.com/sunrisechess
FREE MAYOR’S CHESS CHALLENGE
5/14| PEMBROKE PINES It’s a big day for chess! The roving event lands at the Pembroke Lakes Golf & Tennis Center (10500 Taft St) from 9 -11 a.m. Challenge local leaders and fellow enthusiasts.
BEACH DAZE FAMILY FEST
5/14-15 | DAVIE Live entertainment, inflatables, water slides, face painting, pony rides, virtual reality stations, NERF battles, a 200 foot zip line, archery, a 36 person video game trailer, ultimate bungee jumping trampoline, wild hog mechanical ride, escape rooms, Gladiator Joust, “Wipeout” big red challenges, and more. All at the Bergeron Rodeo Grounds (4201 SW 65th Way ) from 12 – 11 p.m. on the 14th and 12-9 p.m. on the 15th. Tickets at www.tinyurl.com/beachdaze22
FLORIDA ARTS FAMILY DAY
5/15 | HOLLYWOOD 12-4 p.m. at the Art & Culture Center/Hollywood, (1650 Harrison St). Explore anatomy and engineering as you make your very own Giacometti-inspired aluminum foil figure. Get complete details by visiting www.artandculturecenter.org
1ST ANNUAL CORNHOLE TOURNAMENT
5/18 | DAVIE 5:30- 7:30 p.m. at the Bergeron Rodeo Grounds (4201 SW 65th Way). Hosted by the Davie-Cooper City Chamber of Commerce. Enter as a team or individual, or just come and watch the fun. Tickets and info at www.tinyurl.com/daviecornhole
MAD HATTER FAMILY DANCE
5/20 | SUNRISE 7-8:30 p.m. at the Sunrise Civic Center (10610 W. Oakland Park Blvd.) Climb down the rabbit hole and into a wacky wonderland of desserts, dancing, and fun! Children 1-10 and their parents/guardians are invited to attend. $5/ person, pre-registration is required. 954-747-4600
FREE NATIONAL KIDS PARK DAY
5/21 | NATIONWIDE Promoting discovery and exploration in the great outdoors. Visit www.parktrust.org/kids-to-park-day to search for local events.
FREE SUNDAY JAZZ IN THE PINES
5/22 | PEMBROKE PINES This family-friends event runs from 3 – 5 p.m. at the Charles F. Dodge City Center (601 City Center Way). Weather-permitting. Those who attend are encouraged to bring blankets and chairs for seating. Concessions will be available for purchase.
FREE MEMORIAL DAY PARADE & CEREMONY
5/30 | DAVIE Parade at 10:15 a.m. , ceremony at 11 a.m. The parade goes along Orange Drive just west of the Bergeron Rodeo Grounds (4201 Rodeo Way). The ceremony is at the Grounds