Events in Broward County, FL – May 2018

Events in Broward County, Fl-May 2018
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What to do in Broward County, FL during the month of May?

Here I have compiled some events that are going to held in Broward County, FL during the month of May.

There is so much to do in Broward. Enjoy the music concert, laugh at the comedy event, or try some new foods at the food festival. There is fun for everyone.

Enjoy!

 

VICTOR WOOTEN BAND WITH SPECIAL GUEST SINDBAD

May 3rd, 2018. 8PM.

More info www.browardcenter.org

Five-time Grammy Award-winning bass player, producer, composer, author, and educator Victor Wooten leads his band Named “one of the Top 10 Bassists of All Time” by Rolling Stone and named one of the “50 Iconic Black Trailblazers,” in the Huffington Post, Wooten first “wowed music heads” nationwide (Kansas City Star) in 1987, as a founding member of Béla Fleck & The Flecktones.

Special Guest multi-talented Sinbad joins the band on bass guitar.

 

FORT LAUDERDALE AIR SHOW

May 4-6, 2018

www.fortlauderdaleairshow.com

The Super Bowl of Air Shows returns to Fort Lauderdale beach, featuring the U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds and the GEICO Skytypers.

Friday Night Sound Waves Air Show Kickoff Concert
This event is on May 4, 2018 6:00 pm
The air show performers will be out at The Hub on Las Olas and A1A for the Friday Night Sound Waves Concert Series featuring Turnstiles. Come out on Friday Night for some great music and meet the pilots. The Friday Night Sound Waves Concert Series takes place at 300 S Fort Lauderdale Beach Blvd on Fort Lauderdale Beach.

May 5-6, 2018
Air Show Displays Open
This event is on May 5, 2018 9:00 am
The Ford Lauderdale Air Show displays and exhibits located on State Road A1A north of Sunrise Blvd will feature simulators, interactive exhibits, and much more. The displays will be open from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm

JERSEY BOYS

May 08 – May 20, 2018

Broward Center for the Performing Arts. More info www.browardcenter.org
The Tony Award-winning Best Musical about how four blue-collar kids became one of the greatest successes in pop music history, The Four Seasons. Tickets start at $30.

6th ANNUAL DANIA BEACH ARTS AND SEAFOOD CELEBRATION

May 19-20, 2018: Saturday, May 19th from 11:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Sunday, May 20th from 11:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Location: Frost Park 300 NE 2nd St. Dania Beach, FL 33004.

More info www.daniabeachartsandseafoodcelebration.com

Art and seafood enthusiasts! Don’t miss out on a FREE family fun-filled weekend at the 6th Anniversary Dania Beach Arts and Seafood Celebration on May 19th and 20th! Bring your appetites to feast on an array of delicious seafood and specialty treats as you groove to live entertainment all weekend long. Experience hands-on arts & crafts while admiring and purchasing your favorite creations from artist vendors. Witness local artists as they paint masterpieces during live street art performances. Kids can enjoy exciting and fun activities at Dania Kids Beach Funville while watching the 100-ton sandcastle come to life. Plus, get ready for a tasty competition at the 4th Annual Chef Showcase. Admission and parking are free.

LIVE ENTERTAINMENT
Deep Fried Funk (Dance Music from the 70’s and 80’s)
Jaded Aerosmith Tribute

JAMES TAYLOR WITH SPECIAL GUEST BONNIE RAITT

May 11th, 2018

At 7PM at BB&T Center. More info www.thebbtcenter.com

Legendary singer/songwriter James Taylor & His All-Star Band announced tour dates for 2018 today with special guest Bonnie Raitt.  Taylor and Raitt’s highly acclaimed summer tour played to sold-out crowds across the US last summer and celebrated their decades-long friendship.

DANE COOK

May 12th, 2018

Hard Rock Cafe and Casino in Hollywood, FL. www.seminolehardrockhollywood.com

Comedian and actor Dane Cook will perform at the new Hard Rock Event Center at Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Hollywood, Fla. on Saturday, May 12, 2018, at 8 p.m.

JUSTIN TIMBERLAKE

May 19th, 2018

7 PM at BB&T Center. More info www.thebbtcenter.com

The Man Of The Woods Tour is named after Timberlake’s forthcoming album Man Of The Woods, set for release on Feb. 2. The new material will give a self-reflective look at his journey into fatherhood, and offer up personal insight into his layered life experiences.

GEORGE LOPEZ

May 26th, 2018. More info www.seminolehardrockhollywood.com

Comedian, actor and producer George Lopez brings “The Wall World Tour” to Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Hollywood, Fla. at the resort’s new Hard Rock Event Center on Saturday, May 26, at 8 p.m.

MARTYB FEAT. THE HASCHAK SISTERS

May 27th, 2018.

BB&T Center. More Info www.browardcenter.org

Matthew David Morris aka “MattyB” is a 15-year-old pop singer/rapper from Atlanta, GA. He was born on January 6, 2003. Since beginning his music career at age 7, he has quickly become an Internet superstar with more than 6 Billion video views and 15 million YouTube subscribers. His social media consists of over 15 million followers on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and Musical.ly combined.
His music videos and songs have been seen and played all over the world. Although MattyB originated on YouTube, many TV shows, radio stations, websites, magazines and blogs have featured him and his music. MattyB’s audience has grown exponentially, elevating his YouTube channel into the top 50 most viewed all time YouTube / Vevo musicians. This explosive growth places MattyB #1 in the early teen demographic.

Las Olas Food and Wine Festival

Las Olas Wine & Food Festival. Fort Lauderdale, FL (1)

Yesterday was crowded on Las Olas Boulevard in downtown Fort Lauderdale.

Friday, April 20th, 2018 was the day of a very popular event – Las Olas Wine & Food Festival.

Since the festival started for over 20 years ago, it was to raise money for the  benefit of American Lung Association.

Guests enjoyed dishes from 50+ of South Florida’s finest restaurants and more then 200 wines, spirits, and breweries.

This year it was 23rd Annual Las Olas Wine & Food Festival.

Please enjoy some pictures from the event!

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A Taste of Hollywood

Taste of Hollywood in ArtsPark. Hollywwod, FL (1)

Did you attend an event called ” A Taste of Hollywood” at the ArtsPark Downtown Hollywood yesterday?

It was a fun afternoon at the park for the whole family. There was great music, entertainment, food, wine and craft beers. There were various games for everyone to be a part of. Children enjoyed arts and crafts at the Kidz Korner.

And the best part, this event was FREE.

Check out these pictures from the event:

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Events in Broward County, FL – April 2018

Events in Broward County,FL-April 2018
Hollywood Beach Boardwalk in Hollywood, FL

What to do in Broward County, FL during the month of April?

Here I have compiled some events that are going to held in Broward. Here, in South Florida, we have great weather all year round to enjoy the beach . But there is so much more to do here : food festivals, music on the beach or big concert at BB&T Center in Sunrise. From Country, to Rock, to Classical music. There is fun for everyone.

Enjoy!

TORTUGA MUSIC FESTIVAL

April 6-8, 2018
www.tortugamusicfestival.com
Florida Georgia Line, Keith Urban and Eric Church are the headliners at the 2018 Tortuga Music Festival, the sixth annual oceanfront at Fort Lauderdale Beach Park.

STARS ON ICE

April 8th, 2018
TheBBTCenter.com
From the 2018 Winter Games in Pyeongchang to Sunrise, top U.S. figure skaters including Nathan Chen, Ashley Wagner and Karen Chen will entertain at the BB&T Center.

CITY OF CORAL SPRINGS WORLDFEST 2018

April 8th, 2018
11am to 6pm
www.coralsprings.org/living/events/worldfest
The event will be held from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. and will feature ethnic foods, live entertainment, arts and crafts and fun activities for children. Come and enjoy non-stop stage entertainment, experience the excitement of Culture Village, while keeping the kids busy at Kid’s World which offers a multitude of activities for the young ones.There will also be a Cooking Demonstration where you can sample delicious ethnic food items. Live Entertainment : Caballo de Paso Peruano/Marianera Dancer , also Puppet Show at 1 & 3 p.m. Admission to the event is free, although there is a $3 fee for parking. Nominal fees will be charged for the food and rides/amusements. For more information, call 954-344-1063 –

BUDDY GUY – “BORN TO PLAY GUITAR”

April 8th,2018
7:30pm
Browardcenter.org
Influential Rock and Roll Hall of Fame blues guitarist Buddy Guy (inducted by Eric Clapton) performs at the Broward Center in Fort Lauderdale. .org.BrowardCenter

TASTE OF CORAL SPRINGS 2018

April 10, 2018
5:30 pm – 9:00 pm
www.tasteofcoralsprings.org
Enjoy a night of food, drinks and entertainment for a good cause. The Taste of Coral Springs is a charitable event held annually in Coral Springs and features a sampling of the entertainment, food, fine wines, craft beers, and premium spirits with support of children’s charities including the Coral Springs Cadet Squadron of the Civil Air Patrol, Junior Achievement of South Florida, North Broward YMCA and other worthy children’s causes.
More than 25 local restaurants are expected to attend along with a full night of entertainment provided by The B-Side Jones Band, Sound of Vision, The Speakeasy Sextet, Jeff Frank and DJ Joey Scott. A silent auction will feature dozens of gift baskets featuring gift certificates and donated items from our many vendors, as well as local businesses in addition to a select number of prime sports and entertainment memorabilia.
TICKETS
$50 prior to April 10
$60 at the door
$75 VIP Ticket (event entry 1 hour early at 5:30pm)
Note: Please note this is a 21+ event.
MORE INFORMATION
Note: This event was postponed from the original date of February 27th out of respect for our community and all those affected by the tragedy at Stoneman Douglas High School.

BROADWAY “WAITRESS”

April 11-22, 2018
www.browardcenter.org
The work of an all-female team, with music and lyrics by pop singer Sara Bareilles (“Brave”), “Waitress” is at once “empowering” and an “intimate Broadway musical of the highest order” (Chicago Tribune).

YOGA EXPO

April 14th, 2018
www.theyogaexpo.org
There’s no place other place like the Yoga Expo, filling the Greater Fort Lauderdale/Broward County Convention Center with instructors, vendors and classes from expert-level to first-timer.

ALLIGATOR RON’S WINGSFEST 2018

April 14th, 2018
11:00 am – 6:00 pm
www.wingsfest.com
It takes place at the Bergeron Rodeo Grounds in the Town of Davie. This one-day battle of the best chicken wings and sauces cooked up by popular local sports bars and restaurants features celebrity judges, chicken wing competitions and live Rock and Country bands from noon till nightfall. Alligator Ron’s Wingsfest brings fans of beer and chicken wings together for an unforgettable experience that pairs together live music with an unforgettable meaning to raise awareness and funds for construction industry fatalities throughout the state of Florida.

BOOTS & BOURBON COUNTRY MUSIC FESTIVAL

April 14, 2018
12:00 pm – 9:00 pm
www.deerfield-beach.com/1188/Boots-Bourbon-Country-Music-Festival
Festival at Quiet Waters Park, 401 S. Powerline Road, on Saturday, April 14 from Noon till 9pm. The newly revamped country music fest now features bourbon sampling including some of the best labels in north America. Country Music fans won’t be disappointed either with a full schedule of local and national recording artists. The headliner for this 2018’s Boots & Bourbon is none other than country music superstar, Drake White. Enjoy FREE live entertainment, food, arts and crafts, and a mechanical bull, plus a Classic Car Show sponsored by JM Family from 11AM – 3PM.

“I AM TANGO” BY TANGO LOVERS

April 19th, 2018
8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
www.miramarculturalcenter.com
With an ensemble of 24 world-renowned professionals, World Tango Dance Champions, and acclaimed music prodigies, “I Am Tango” by Tango Lovers presents a distinctive perspective of tango by staging its artistic evolution over time. The genre is represented by a central character named “Tango” who transits through different ages and cultures evolving with the passing of the years while maintaining the essence of the music that made its mark all over the world.

LAS OLAS WINE AND FOOD FESTIVAL

April 20th, 2018
www.lasolaswff.com
The 23rd annual Las Olas Wine and Food Festival will take over downtown Fort Lauderdale’s main tourist drag to raise money for the American Lung Association. There will be no beer-in-hand H.O.R.S.E.

PINK

April 25th, 2018
TheBBTCenter.com
Pink will deliver hard-pop anthems “What About Us,” “Try,” “Just Like Fire” and “So What” at the BB&T Center in Sunrise on her Beautiful Trauma World Tour.

POMPANO BEACH SEAFOOD FESTIVAL 2018

April 27-29, 2018
5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
www.pompanobeachseafoodfestival.com
34th  annual Pompano Beach Seafood Festival. As anyone who has attended in past years knows, the Seafood and ocean surf are mearly backdrops to what else is happening on the sands of Pompano Beach with not one but 3 stages of live music spanning from Atlantic Avenue north to the Fishing pier. In addition to fresh local seafood grilled fresh, visitors will be able to browse through row upon row of local vendors, from arts and crafts to representives of small to large businesses offering their best deals.

TASTE OF OAKLAND PARK

April 27, 2018
6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
www.oaklandparkfl.gov
Taste of Oakland Park returns to Jaco Pastorius Park. Tickets are available for sale via the City’s website or through www.eventbrite.com. This event is expected to attract approximately 30 local restaurants offering complimentary tastes of their signature menu items with paid admission. Tickets are only $15 per adults with children under 12 admitted for free.

COMEDIAN JOHN MULANEY

April 28, 2018
www.seminolehardrockhollywood.com
Red-hot comedian John Mulaney has pushed his original April 21 Kid Gorgeous tour stop at the Hard Rock Event Center in Hollywood back a week due to “a very exciting, but last-minute series of television commitments.”

FORT ROCK FESTIVAL

April 28-29, 2018
www.fortrockfestival.com
Ozzy Osbourne, Godsmack, Five Finger Death Punch, Stone Sour, Shinedown, Stone Temple Pilots and Breaking Benjamin lead two dozen acts at the two-day Fort Rock Festival April 28-29 at Markham Park in Sunrise.

JEFF DUNHAM & “PASSIVELY AGGRESIVE” TOUR

April 28, 2018
www.theBBTCenter.com
Jeff Dunham brings comedy for dummies to the BB&T Center in Sunrise on his 60-city Passively Aggressive tour. 

MIAMI CITY BALLET

April 28-29,2018
MiamiCityBallet.org
Miami City Ballet presents its season-ending Program Four, featuring George Balanchine’s “Apollo” and “La Valse,” and the company premiere of Alexei Ratmansky’s “Concerto DSCH.” Performances are April 28-29 at the Broward Center in Fort Lauderdale.

Have a Very Happy Easter!

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Easter decorations

Wishing you a very Happy Easter!

May this Easter bring you all together for a great celebration  with lots of joy, laughter, happiness, and of course chocolate.

Enjoy this beautiful holiday with your loved ones.

But remember, that today is also an April Fools Day. So watch out for Easter Bunny to play some tricks on you.