Calendars of Events

Destination Fridays Celebrates the Caribbean 

Partake in food from local Caribbean restaurants with a drink of tropical rum! Shimmery steel drum music will play in the lobby-you’ll feel like you’re at an island beach resort. Joyful dancing, engaging travel talk and gift basket raffles. Mark your calendar for June 2nd, 6:30-9:30PM at the African- American Research Library and Cultural Center, 2650 Sistrunk Boulevard, Fort Lauderdale. Tickets are $10 at the door or at

Music in the Mangrove

Enjoy beautiful music in a beautiful setting on Sunday, June 4th, when Anne Kolb Nature Center in Hollywood continues its popular Music in the Mangrove series with solo, duo, and ensemble harp performances. The free concert is from 3-4:30PM.

Father’s Day Fun at Libraries

Show your love and say “thank you” to Dad by participating in a fun activity at a Broward County Library. Northwest Regional Library, Hollywood Library, Northwest Branch Library and Carver Ranches Library are offering crafts and story time. A wonderful idea for family bonding and a great way to make dad feel special. Check out the dates, location and times. More.. 

Rabies Clinic Coming to Plantation Heritage Park

Bring your dog(s) or cat(s) to Plantation Heritage Park, 1100 S. Fig Tree Lane on Saturday, June 10th between 9AM-2PM and for their one year rabies vaccination and rabies registration tag. The fee is $25 if your pet is spayed/neutered or $35 if your pet is NOT spayed/neutered. Microchips, with free registration are also available for $15. More…

Doing Business with Parks & Recreation and Other County Agencies

Here’s your chance to learn helpful tips and tools about County Parks’ programs and services and upcoming contracting opportunities that may translate into new opportunities for small business. The workshop is scheduled for Saturday, June 10th, from 10:30-1:30PM at Long Key Nature Center, 3501 SW 130th Avenue, in Davie. Networking opportunities will follow the presentations made by County representatives. More…​

Grand Opening of Destination Fitness

Head on down to Reverend Samuel Delevoe Park, 2520 NW Sixth Street, Fort Lauderdale and explore the new outdoor fitness facility that offers a variety of free workout equipment. The Grand Opening is Wednesday, June 21st at 11AM.

Make a Splash at a County Water Park

There’s nothing quite like the heat of a South Florida summer, and nothing quite like a water park​ to offer some relief from it. For great family fun, check out the water facilities at at Castaway Island at T.Y. (Topeekeegee Yugnee) Park (954-357-8811) in Hollywood; Paradise Cove at C.B. Smith Park (954-357-5170) in Pembroke Pines; Splash Adventure at Quiet Waters Park (954-357-5100) in Deerfield Beach; and Tropical Splash at Central Broward Regional Park & Stadium (954-357-5400) in Lauderhill.   ​​​

Updated May 25, 2017