Velvet Lenore. Photo courtesy of the artist

“Secrets of a Beauty Queen” at Island City Stage

The theater company will celebrate its eleventh season with the return of its Behind the Red Curtain community forum series September 28
Photos courtesy of the 1,000 Mermaids Project

Restoring The Reefs with Art

1,000 Mermaids Artificial Reef Project creates installations to serve as havens for coral restoration, eco-tourism, and research
“Eat Your Heart Out,” Fort Lauderdale’s favorite food and “fun”raiser featuring gourmet creations, fresh libations and live entertainment on October 13, from 6 – 8:30 p.m., at Galleria Fort Lauderdale This event benefits Heart Gallery of Broward County. Photo by Michael Murphy Photography

Eat Your Heart Out Returns

The Heart Gallery's ninth annual fundraising event promises delicious bites and beverages from eateries across the county October 13
Beers. Photo by Teo Do Rio via Unsplash

Cheers to Libations by the River

Sample South Florida's favorite craft beer and spirits at the inaugural Libations by the River at Esplanade Park September 24
Palenqueras by Leonardo Montoya, on view in “Viva Fort Lauderdale: Celebrating Hispanic Art & Culture” from September 18 – October 2, 2022.

History Fort Lauderdale Honors Latin Artists

“Viva Fort Lauderdale: Celebrating Hispanic Art & Culture," on view September 18 to October 2, celebrates the works of local Latin artists
Art by Kay Kiria

ArtServe Hosts “Soul Awareness” Exhibit

On view at Dorothy Mangurian Comprehensive Women's Center, the exhibition showcases works by Kay Kiria, Lynda Sauls, and Marlene Hammel
Fort Lauderdale Gay Men’s Chorus will present “Life is a Cabaret” on Saturday, September 10.

Fort Lauderdale Gay Men’s Chorus Presents “Life is a Cabaret”

The special concert will include an array of Broadway tunes and popular standards with live musical instrumentation on September 10
Order the “Fat Cat” breakfast at The Floridian, which includes a bottle of Dom Pérignon

Bucket-List Broward

Don’t miss author Christiana Lilly’s new book, 100 Things to Do in Fort Lauderdale Before You Die, debuting this month at local bookstores
Photo courtesy of Feeding South Florida

Doing Good During Hunger Action Month

Feeding South Florida will encourage locals to "go orange" in support of hunger relief through events and activities all month long.
FemAle Brew Fest. Photo by UNITEUS GROUP

3 Can’t-Miss September Events

Mark your calendars! These local events that will celebrate the best of Fort Lauderdale this month
Photo courtesy of Brightline

Brightline Celebrates National Dog Day

Brightline is commemorating the August 26 holiday with a week of festivities for dogs and their owners
South Florida Symphony Orchestra is seeking choral singers 15 years and older of all vocal ranges to for Handel’s Messiah and Bruckner’s Te Deum. Photo by Steven Shires

South Florida Symphony Orchestra Seeks Choral Singers

Local choral singers of all vocal ranges can audition for spots in performances of George Frideric Handel's Messiah and Anton Bruckner’s Te Deum
Photo courtesy of OutFit

OutFit to Host Women’s Workout

The innovative mobile fitness service will host a Ladies Morning Out workout at The City of Plantation’s Central Park August 13
Photo courtesy of Brightline

Brightline Offers Concert Rides

Brightline and iThink Financial Amphitheater in West Palm Beach will offer transportation options for concert-goers from Miami and Fort Lauderdale
Burgers & Brews kicks off the Taste at the Track series on August 6. Photo courtesy of Gulfstream Park

Taste at the Track Returns to Gulfstream Park

Burgers & Brews kicks off the culinary series at the Hallandale Beach landmark on August 6
Photo courtesy of the AC Hotel Fort Lauderdale Beach

Summer Fun at the AC Hotel Fort Lauderdale Beach

The beachfront hotel will treat guests to a Eat.Stay.Love summer package in partnership with three Las Olas eateries through September 30
Nathaniel J. Ryan

Donja R. Love Play Comes to Island City Stage

The theatre company will close its season with One in Two, an unflinching story of being Black and gay in America, August 4 to September 4
Social Justice Artist Rhona Rubio

ArtServe to Host Poignant Exhibition

ArtServe will unveil artist Rhona Rubio's interactive human trafficking prevention-themed artwork at an educational workshop August 4
Dine Out. Photo courtesy of Visit Lauderdale

LauderDeals is Back

Visit Lauderdale's annual summer savings initiative invites locals and visitors to indulge in dining and spa days from August to September
Photo courtesy of Brightline

Family-Friendly Fun with Brightline

Young riders can collect stickers for prizes as they travel to new destinations in South Florida in the Kids Summer Trainee Passport.