Weekend Events Bucket List July 27, 2023

Fort Lauderdale Weekend Events & Market Update for July 28-30

Fort Lauderdale 

Weekend Events List:

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 in and near Fort Lauderdale:

Riverfront Water Trolley
When: FRIDAY 7:30PM – 11PM
Where: River Front Fort Lauderdale

City of Fort Lauderdale residents and visitors can enjoy the scenic route and access destinations along the New River for FREE!  This service is brought to you by the City of Fort Lauderdale in partnership with Water Taxi of Fort Lauderdale and Riverwalk Fort Lauderdale

Route Map, Stops, and Schedule

Operates daily, from 10 a.m. – 10 p.m. Click➡️ here to download the route map with location of the following stops:
  1. Riverwalk Laura Ward Park
  2. Huizenga Plaza/ Bubier Park
  3. Riverfront Plaza
  4. Esplanade Park
  5. Tarpon River
  6. New River Yacht Club
  7. Downtowner Saloon
  8. Smoker Park

Music In The Park
When: FRIDAY-SUNDAY 6:30PM – 9:30PM
Where: Gulf Stream 

Gulfstream Park’s Music in the Park, featuring the greatest collection of local homegrown performers, will continue through the spring with weekly duos performing outside on Friday, Saturday and Sunday nights at the Village Center Stage. All show times are from 6:30-9:30 p.m. Below is the full schedule of performers and their descriptions. Performances are subject to change; cancellations may occur due to inclement weather.
Friday, July 28 – Ariel
Saturday, July 29 – DJ David B
Sunday, July 30 – Extasy

Sunset Kayak Tour
When: FRIDAY Sunset (Recurring)
Where: Mizell – Eula Johnson State Park

Take your pick of a kayak or paddle board for our weekly Friday evening Sunset Tour at Mizell-Johnson State Park. We launch from the Whiskey Creek Hideout Restaurant paddling through a peaceful mangrove trail and out into the calm waters of the intercostal waterway to watch the final sunset. Along the way, your guide will provide colorful commentary about local history while pointing out the multitude of animals that reside inside the park’s borders.
Fee Charged. For Full Details call us at Please call us at (954)929-4970 and Click ➡️ Here

RV Show & Fun Fest

We’re Closing out July with a BANG! Join us at the Dania Beach RV Show & Planet FUN FEST! Saturday and Sunday, July 29-30th. Free Admission…

Dive Into Summer

When: SATURDAY 3PM – 8:30PM


Celebrate summer with us at our Dive Into Summer event on July 29, 2023, from 3 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at El Prado Park and the El Prado Parking Lot (4500 El Mar Drive).
This ocean-centric and community-focused event will feature local vendors, live music, yard games, an auction, and more.
For more information, visit https://www.discoverlbts.com/events
Event Schedule:
3 p.m.: Gates open
3:15 p.m.: First band performance
4 p.m.: Second band performance
5:30 p.m.: The Weedline Band performs
8:30 p.m.: Event ends

Local Vendor Marketplace Rotate Weekly

Ranger Lead Park Tours




Price:Free with Park Admission: Park entry fees apply $2 per pedestrian, $4 single person in a vehicle, $6 two or more persons in a vehicle. Recurring weekly on Friday, Saturday.
FIRST FRIDAY & SATURDAY OF EACH MONTH: Mangrove Habitat Walk | 10:30 AM.  This 1.5 mile walk will commence at the Ranger Station (front entrance) of the park and guide guests past the famous Gopher Tortoise habitat, through Pavilion 1 & 2 area and into the park’s extensive mangrove habitat. Guests will receive a historical overview of Hugh Taylor Birch State Park and an introduction to Mangrove habitats as well as the primary species of plants and animals that populate the area. The walk will conclude along the Intracoastal waterway and wrap back around toward the park’s main entrance. The walk will take approximately 1.5 hours. Please wear comfortable walking shoes for the outdoors. Please bring water and any other protective gear dependent upon the season….  ➡️READ MORE

SWR Farmer’s Market

When: SATURDAY 9:00AM – 1:30PM

Where: SouthWest Ranches

A weekly COMMUNITY farmers market is open each Saturday!
❗️❗️9am – 2pm❗️❗️
Open before the intense heat 🥵and closed before the afternoon storms! ☔️
Perfect time to stock up on produce, cheese. Juices. Handmade soaps, cakes. Freshly made arepas, guac,empanadas, everyone’s fav. kettle corn and MORE
Please don’t forget to support our local poultry vendor who brings you certified/licensed Fresh farm eggs and chickens!
Pet friendly, Fun family event, Free on-site parking, Free entry.
All on a fantastic 5 acre preserve.
Hope to see you all!
16290 Griffin Road,
SW Corner of Griffin and Dykes Road

We hope you enjoy the Fort Lauderdale Weekend Events list and pick some events to enjoy!