Weekend Events Bucket List May 5, 2023

Fort Lauderdale Weekend Events May 6th & 7th

Fort Lauderdale 

Weekend Events List: April 29th & 30th

Are you looking for some fun things to do this weekend?
Here are some events we suggest you check out!

We hope you find time to check out some of these awesome weekend events happing near Fort Lauderdale:

Cinco de Mayo
When: MAY 5 AT 11 AM – MAY 6 AT 10 PM
Where: Tequila Sunrise Restaurant

27th Annual Block Party!
* Live Music & Dancing
* Meet the Shot Girls from your favorite brands
* Corona Girls Beer Tasting
* Free Samples, Prizes and T-Shirts
* Outside Full Bar
* Fresh Squeezed Margaritas
* Beer Bucket Specials
* Authentic Mexican Cuisine
* Don’t Miss The FUN!
Saturday May 6th 2023
* Outside Karaoke Fiesta

Oakland Park May Summer Nights Concert

When: Friday AT 6 PM – 10 PM
Where: Jaco Pastorius Park Oakland Park

Summer Nights – May Concert – featuring Motown hits by Old Skool Gang.
Gather your family, friends, and neighbors and join us this summer at Jaco Pastorius Park for our Summer Nights Concert Series. Concerts are free, and the events are family-friendly.
May 5, 2023 – Live Music by Old Skool Gang, Children’s Bounce House Area, Lawn Games Food Trucks and a Cash Bar.
For more information call: 954-630-4500 or visit: https://www.oaklandparkfl.gov/573/Summer-Nights
Friday, May 5, 2023
Jaco Pastorius Park
4000 N. Dixie Hwy. Oakland Park, FL 33334
Free parking on Main Street

Pompano Spring Fest
When: SUNDAY AT 12 PM – 7 PM
Where: Galuppi’s Pompano Beach

The Pompano Beach Spring Festival 2023 is a fun for the entire family event to be held on the grounds of Galuppi’s Restaurant – 1103 North Federal Highway, Pompano Beach FL 33060 on Sunday, May 7 between the hours of Noon and 7pm.
Event highlights:
-professional and amateur cornhole tournament
-non-stop live music from popular south Florida bands
-food and beverages for purchase
-kids zone
-community organizations
-small business and craft vendors marketplace
Live Entertainment (South Lot Stage)
12:00pm – Gregg Buscaglia
1:30pm – Kelly Academy of Irish Dance
2:00pm – School of Rock
3;30pm – Friday @ Five Band
5:30pm – Rubixx 80’s Tribute Band
After-Party at Galuppi’s Patio-Bar
Note: The MTVJ’s will on Galuppi’s patio-bar main stage starting at 6:30pm.
General admission is free for all ages.

Sunday Jazz Brunch
When: SUNDAY AT 11 AM – 2 PM
Where: Esplanade Park 

The Sunday Jazz Brunch is an ideal way to relax and enjoy Fort Lauderdale’s scenic Riverwalk. This free, live outdoor concert series features the area’s best local jazz artists. Listen to the music on three different stages on the first Sunday of each month from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Well-behaved leashed pets are also welcome to attend. There is plenty of room to set up chairs, blankets, and picnic baskets to experience the fabulous entertainment. Event-goers can also stroll along the historic brick-lined walkway to enjoy live music while browsing items from local merchants and enjoying food from area restaurants.

Asian-Pacific Heritage Celebration

When: SATURDAY AT 10 AM – 5 PM

Where: Museum Of Discovery & Science

Celebrate Asian-Pacific American Heritage Month at MODS! Observe the geology of the many islands that make up part of the islands found in the Pacific.
🌋 Activities: Learn about different arts that are part of the Asian-Pacific American culture. Explore the science of volcanoes and islands and participate in a shark tooth dig!
🐍 Animal Encounters: Meet our resident animals and discover which ones come from the Pacific.
🎥 Watch an IMAX on the GIANT Screen: Flight of the Butterflies, Secrets of the Sea, Legend of the Enchanted Reef, Arctic: Our Frozen Planet and more!
🐳 Career Connections: Explore careers in the environment, marine, education and more!
Just for early learners (age 0-6): Join us in celebrating Asian-Pacific American Heritage through dancing, movement and culture-related activities. Be a part of this wonderful culture!
Cost: FREE with Museum admission.
Partners include: Polynesian Proud Productions, Kisen Calligraphy, Ronin Taiko/Taiko Academy, J K Martial Arts, the South Florida Chinese Performing Arts Group, Ikebana International Miami Chapter #131, Hiko Bonsai, Korean Culture Club at FIU, Urasenke Icimura-kai of Miami, the Japanese-America Society of Miami/South Florida.

Broward County Plant Fair

When: SUNDAY AT 9 AM – 4 PM

Where: Volunteer Park


Local plant vendors, orchids, native plants, herbs, exotics, succulents, houseplants, garden art and more. Free entry. Free parking.
For more info: 954-797-2722

Beach Clean Up The Wilder, Illegal Mezcal & Surfrider Foundation

When: SUNDAY AT 11:30 AM – 2 PM

Where: Fort Lauderdale Beach


Join Us In Efforts To Clean Our Beaches In Honor Of Earth Month!
Participants Are Invited To A Complimentary Brunch & Cocktails At 2:30pm
The Wilder Presents A Beach Clean Up!
In Partnership With Surfrider Foundation & Ilegal Mezcal In Honor Of Earth Month!
Event Details:
– Sunday, May 7th
– 11:30 AM – 2PM
– Refreshments, Water, Swag Boxes & Gift Cards For The Wilder Will Be Provided On The Beach For All Participants
Complimentary Brunch Details:
– Participants Are Invited To Enjoy Complimentrary Brunch & Cocktails At The Wilder After The Beach Clean Up At 2:30PM
Sponsored By Ilegal Mezcal In Partnership With The Wilder & Surfrider Foundation.

We hope you enjoy the Fort Lauderdale Weekend Events list and pick some events to enjoy! Be sure to also check out our newest listing at 919 N Victoria Park Road in Fort Lauderdale.