Places to go and things to do all around South Florida.
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ONGOING: MAI KAI POLYNESIAN DINER AND SHOW: The Polynesian Restaurant • 3599 N. Federal Hwy. • Ft. Lauderdale, FL • 954-563-3272
Enjoy great entertainment for the entire family at the Mai Kai. Polynesian performers will thrill and excite you with a variety of traditional songs and dances from Hawaii, New Zealand, Samoa and other islands. The average cost for Diner and the show is between $47.00 and $55.00 per person depending on special coupon offers you can find on the internet. Children under 12 years old enjoy the show at no charge and there is a children's menu available. Each receives a lei and a Polynesian activity book. In addition, the Mai-Kai has a special menu tailored to children's tastes including Captain Hook's Ribs, Society Island Shrimp, Bora Bora Beef and Kon Tiki Chicken. Watch our Video Here
ONGOING: DREAM CAR CLASSIC CAR SHOW: Hollywood Boulevard between 19th & 20th Avenue.
First Sunday of the month: 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. The Downtown Hollywood Dream Car Classic features dozens of classic cars, trucks and other vehicles of interest on display. Attendance is FREE. Watch Videos Here
ONGOING: STEAM TRAIN RIDES: Tradewinds Park: 3600 W. Sample Rd., Coconut Creek, Every 3rd Complete Weekend of the Month from 10 a.m. until 4 p.m. Rides are available to children and adults alike, and the cost is $1.50 per ride.The trains that operate in Tradewinds Park are one-eighth life-size, or scaled at one and a half inches per foot, which makes them 11 times bigger than the typical HO scale train you might have in your home. The track gauge is seven and a half inches, a worldwide standard. Trains may be powered by steam, batteries, or small gas engines. Steam locomotives might burn coal, propane gas, or fuel oil depending on the builder.
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ONGOING: FARM TOURS: Tradewinds Park: 3600 W. Sample Rd., Coconut Creek, 3rd Weekend of Each Month. Tradewinds Educational Farm was developed to reflect the history of farm activities in Broward County and to educate the public about the various types of farm animals native to the area. The Tradewinds Educational Farm is home to numerous farm animals including a cow, sheep, goats, pigs, and chickens. Other animals that can be seen at Tradewinds Park are horses, ponies, and peacocks. The Country House Museum provides a glimpse of Tradewinds Park's past. Watch Video Here
ONGOING: ARTWALK, Downtown Hollywood, the 3rd Saturday of the month • 7:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m. Look over the shoulder of an artist painting and visit the art galleries and businesses showcasing local, regional and international artwork during ArtWalk every 3rd Saturday of the month.
ONGOING: ARTSPARK MOVIE NIGHT, ArtsPark at Young Circle, Hollywood, every Friday • 8:00 p.m. A FREE family friendly flick each week. Bring a blanket or a lawn chair. NOW SHOWING:
ONGOING: YELLOW GREEN FARMER'S MARKET: 1940 North 30th Road, Hollywood: Open every Saturday and Sunday from 8am to 4pm. Over 200 vendors under one roof. Spend your day at the Market going down each aisle full of produce, organic items, homemade goods, fresh baked breads and pastries, fruit trees, gardening supplies, herbs, pastas, olives, candies, jewelry, candles, and don't forget all the great food vendors.
ONGOING: PLANTATION'S FARMER'S MARKET: VOLUNTEER PARK: 12050 W. Sunrise Blvd. from 8am to 2pm. Whenever possible, the produce is locally grown or at a minimum, grown in Broward County or the state of Florida. Fresh, certified organic produce, locally produced honey, homemade hummus, plants and orchids, fresh cut flowers, breads and Danishes, olive oils, cheeses, dips, spreads and more. Also available non-organic items.