Local Events – Broward & Palm Beach

Discover fun things to do and family friendly events from Fort Lauderdale to West Palm Beach including music festivals, food and wine festivals, comedy shows, rock, jazz and classical concerts, as well as many free outdoor events.

SoFlo Chili Fest in Southwest Ranches

SoFlo Chili Fest in Southwest Ranches

10:00 am - 4:00 pm
The 5th Annual South Florida Chili Festival returns to Rolling Oaks Park in Southwest Ranches on  Saturday December 9, 2023 from 10am-4pm. Sample chilis from [...]
Jazz Under the Stars in Coconut Creek

Jazz Under the Stars in Coconut Creek

7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Enjoy an adult night out with jazz under a beautiful light display with live Jazz and Holiday music on Saturday, December 9th from 7:00 PM [...]
Margate Annual Winter Festival

Margate Annual Winter Festival

6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
The City of Margate, in partnership with the Margate Community Redevelopment Agency (CRA), hosts its Annual Winter Festival on Friday, December 15, 2023 from 6 [...]
Greater Pompano Beach Holiday Boat Parade

Greater Pompano Beach Holiday Boat Parade

6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
The 61st Annual CHAOS Pompano Beach/Lighthouse Point/Deerfield Beach Holiday Boat Parade will take place between the hours of 7 and 9:30 along the intracoastal waterway [...]
New Year's Eve Celebrations in and around Fort Lauderdale

New Year's Eve Celebrations in and around Fort Lauderdale

4:30 pm - 11:59 pm
Annual guide to New Year's Eve events ranging from city sponsored celebration in downtown Fort Lauderdale to bands playing at local bars and restaurants.
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Old Town Untapped in Pompano Beach

On the first Friday of every month, “Old Town” becomes the epicenter for art, food and music! Each event features live bands, a DJ, craft beer, food trucks, arts & crafts vendors and gallery tours at Bailey Contemporary Arts Center (BaCA). Old Town Untapped is free and open to the public. [Read more…]

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Weekly Block Party on 33rd Street in Fort Lauderdale

Outdoor stage located between Fishtales Restaurant & Nightclub and 33rd Street Wine Bar. Showtime 5:30pm. Optional table reservations with outdoor seating available by calling Fishtales.

  • Sunday, December 10, 2023: The Reaxtion Band
  • Sunday, December 17, 2023: Christmas Diva Party

Rock the Park in Plantation

The City of Plantation presents Rock the Park, a free concert series beginning Friday, November 3, 2023 and continuing monthly until Friday, May 3, 2024 at Pine Island Park. All bands begin at 7pm and end around 10pm.  [Read more..]

  • Friday, January 5, 2024:  Completely Unchained (Van Halen Tribute)
  • Saturday, February 3, 2024: The Brass Evolution (Horn Bands Tribute)
  • Friday, March 1, 2024: GDR (Greatest Decades of Rock tribute)
  • Saturday, April 6, 2024: The Valerie Tyson Band (Dance, Classic Rock & Motown)
  • Friday, May 3, 2024: Smokin’ & Renegade (Tributes to Boston and Styx)

Free Concerts at Old School Square in Delray Beach

Free concerts presented by the Delray Beach Downtown Development Authority and the City of Delray Beach. Bring your lawn chairs, your dancing shoes and your takeout from a local restaurant. Food and alcohol vendors will be on site. No outside alcohol permitted.

  • Thursday, December 28th: FM Band (6-9pm)

Clematis by Night weekly at West Palm Beach Waterfront

Every Thursday at West Palm Beach Waterfront from 6-9 pm. Bring your own lawn chair or beach blanket.

  • Dec. 7: The Original Studio 54 Band
  • Dec. 14: Resonance Band
  • Dec. 21: The Bobby Rodriguez Orchestra


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Downtown Hollywood Art Walk (3rd Saturday of Each Month)

Downtown Hollywood ArtWalk returns to the streets of Hollywood, FL on the third Saturday of each month. This much anticipated monthly event features an Artisan Market, Art Gallery Tours, Impulse Art and Live Music too. [Read more…]

MASS District Art Walk (last Saturday of each month)

The MASS (Music & Arts South of Sunrise) District FTL Artwalk is a FREE event on every last Saturday from 6pm-11pm. Join a budding array of art lovers and enthusiasts and explore the unique art community located in and around downtown Fort Lauderdale. With free parking at the corner of NE 9th St and NE 5th Ave, your evening can commence worry-free. Independent, one-of-a-kind, local galleries dot the streets of 4th Avenue and surrounding areas. Visit participating venues to experience an awesome night of art, music, food trucks, and entertainment. [Read more…]