Calendars of Events

Make Your Own Lunar Landing

Main Library is celebrating the ten-year anniversary of the Moon Rock Exhibit on Wednesday, November 1st, from 5:30-7:30PM. The family of Apollo 7 astronaut Donn Eisele, who lived in Fort Lauderdale, donated the moon rock to the Broward County Libraries Division in 2007. Francis French, Director of Education, San Diego Air & Space Museum, and editor of the book Apollo Pilot: The Memoir of Astronaut Donn Eisele, will speak at the event. The program is free and open to the public. More…

Get Ready for Artopia

Artopia, in partnership with the Greater Fort Lauderdale Convention & Visitors Bureau Office of Film, Music, Fashion and Create, features live artist experiences and interactive performances that celebrate the vast array of art, culture and creative expression in our community. The fundraising event, set against the backdrop of the prestigious Galleria Mall Fort Lauderdale, takes place on Thursday, November 2nd from 6 to 10PM. Enjoy an evening of over-the-top entertainment, expression and surprises, and a fashion show hosted by the CVB. More…

Go Native Plant Sale

Looking to learn more about native plants and why they are so important to South Florida? Be sure to attend the Go Native Plant Sale on Saturday, November 4th, 10AM-2PM at Quiet Waters Park in Deerfield Beach. For more information call 954-357-5100. Event admission is free.

Fort Lauderdale International Film Festival Underway

If you’re a movie lover, you won’t want to miss the great films coming your way. Great dramas, romance, comedy, feature films and more.

Time to Get Your Pet Vaccinated

Is your dog or cat up to date with their rabies vaccination? Animal Care and Adoption will host the next Rabies Clinic on Saturday, November 4th, from 9AM-2PM at West Park City Hall, 1965 S. State Road 7, in West Park. More…​

Storybook Festival Returns to SW Regional Library

The 16th Annual StoryBook Festival will be held at the
Southwest Regional Library, located at 16835 Sheridan Street, Pembroke Pines, Florida 33331. The festival will take place on Saturday, November 18th from 10AM to 4:30PM and is a FREE event for children and families. More…

Gallery Exhibit on Display at Anne Kolb Nature Center

This month, the park will feature “Endangered,” presenting the work of artist Frances Tyler. Her work in various media includes watercolor, acrylics, mixed media, fiber arts and illustration. The exhibit will be on display from Wednesday, November 1st through Thursday, November 30th. Hours are 9AM to 5 PM daily. More…

Salute to Our Veterans

Veterans are invited to share their deployment experiences and enjoy coffee and treats to celebrate the service you provided. The program takes place on Saturday, November 11th. 10:30-11:45AM at the African-American Research Library & Cultural Center, 2650 Sistrunk Blvd., Fort Lauderdale. For more information call 954-357-6282.

Holiday Fantasy of Lights Returns to Tradewinds Park

Enjoy smiles for miles as you walk, run or drive through the Holiday Fantasy of Lights. Festivities kick-off with the 5K Run & Fitness Walk on Saturday, November 11th, and Bike Night on Sunday, November 12, at 5:30PM. The 2017 Drive-Thru begins Friday, November 17-January 1, 2018, open nightly 6-10PM. More…

Destination Fridays Celebrates Jamaica

Destination Fridays is showcasing Jamaica, the winner of June’s Caribbean American Heritage Month on Friday, November 3rd from 6:30-9:30PM at the African-American Research Library and Cultural Center. Come enjoy some of your favorite dance-hall songs, authentic Jamaican cuisine and rum drinks, live entertainment, and games &prizes. Come dressed in the Jamaican flag colors. The program is $10 cash at the door, or visit For more information call 954-357-6190.

Chinese Lantern Festival Coming to CBRP

Enjoy an incredible evening of authentic and amazing larger than life hand crafted lanterns, live entertainment, Chinese folk artists, demonstrating their ancient crafts, all with the ambiance to reconnect with nature and to create lifelong memories with friends and family. A fully immersive multicultural experience that you will love! Central Broward Regional Park (CBRP) and Stadium will host this amazing event from November 21-January 15, 2018 in Lauderhill. More…

Updated November 1st, 2017