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What’s Happening Fort Lauderdale

Stay current with news and happenings on Las Olas Boulevard in Fort Lauderdale. Frequent blog, news and things to do postings. Check out some of the city’s finest and most popular restaurants, shops and events. On the Boulevard from the beach to the city center, there is always something going.

Las Olas Association Update: The Writing is on the Windshield

Jodi Jeffreys-Tanner, Vice President Administrative Officer, Las Olas Capital Advisors Chair Broward County Cultural Division Yes, the writing is on the windshield. Timestamps of sorts signifying that the drivers of those cars have gotten on a call waiting list, waited for the call, made the appointment, waited in line, and finally received their covid [...]

2021-05-06T10:41:55-04:00May 6th, 2021|Blog|

Las Olas News April 21 2021

Latest Specials and What's Going On Las Olas Boulevard. Check out the restaurants, eateries and shops during your visit to Fort Lauderdale and the Boulevard. The 33rd Annual Las Olas Art Festival will be on Saturday, April 24th, and Sunday, April 25th - 10:00am to 5:00pm. A socially distanced art show (masks are mandatory). Free [...]

2021-04-21T15:27:34-04:00April 21st, 2021|Blog|

15 Best Things To Do In Fort Lauderdale – Hand Luggage Only – Travel, Food & Photography Blog

Perched in the south-east of Florida, Fort Lauderdale is a city that’s amazing to explore and one spot you shouldn’t miss whilst in the state. It’s a city that in so many ways feels much less undiscovered than places like Miami; but one place that you definitely shouldn’t ignore. I mean, there are so many things to [...]

2021-04-08T11:52:37-04:00April 8th, 2021|Blog|

Las Olas Association The Waves

From the highs of the wave peaks, to the lows of their troughs, Las Olas Association is not immune to the trials and tribulations of the human experience right now. We celebrate as our members succeed and we mourn as our members suffer setbacks, failures, and close. But the two things we can count [...]

2021-03-19T11:57:27-04:00March 19th, 2021|Blog|

Las Olas Art Fair 2020 – October 17th – 18th

The 33rd Annual Las Olas Boulevard Art Fair is Coming. Fort Lauderdale's perennial favorite weekend walk-about will be here with new exhibitors and favorites of the past. From the eclectic to the traditional, the Las Olas Art Fair cuts a wide swath of artistic styles and media. Art works are available for purchase from the [...]

2021-03-19T11:58:43-04:00October 14th, 2020|Blog|

A night on Las Olas Boulevard: busy restaurants, crowded sidewalks and new rules!

The pent-up need to party is palpable on Las Olas Boulevard. Curbside pick up is busy at El Camino in Fort Lauderdale on Saturday June 20, 2020. Jennifer Lett South Florida Sun Sentinel (Jennifer Lett/Sun Sentinel) Evenings — especially on weekends — have been seeing large crowds buzzing about the boulevard, dining, drinking, [...]

2021-03-19T11:59:13-04:00June 25th, 2020|Blog, Coronavirus COVID-19 Updates|

COVID-19 Update: Fort Lauderdale restaurants, retail stores and salons can open Monday, May 18th

Fort Lauderdale - Friday, May 15, 2020 at 10:00am - Phase Details » Restaurants, retail stores, and salons can reopen Monday in Fort Lauderdale. The day has arrived when Fort Lauderdale can begin a gradual and safe reopening of its businesses. For several weeks, we have witnessed the level of COVID-19 infection in our community [...]

2021-03-19T12:02:00-04:00May 15th, 2020|Blog, Coronavirus COVID-19 Updates|

Free COVID-19 Drive-Thru Testing at Holiday Park Begins April 30

Fort Lauderdale, Fla. (April 29) - The City of Fort Lauderdale in partnership with the Florida Division of Emergency Management, Florida Department of Health, and American Medical Response (AMR) is offering free drive-thru COVID-19 swab testing at Holiday Park (1150 G. Harold Martin Drive) beginning April 30. Details are as follows: Testing will begin on [...]

2021-03-19T12:02:21-04:00April 29th, 2020|Blog, Coronavirus COVID-19 Updates|

PINKTOBER: Las Olas Will Go Pink for Breast Cancer Awareness Month

That's right - Las Olas Boulevard's turning PINK for the month of October! Many of the restaurants, bars and retailers on Las Olas will host special events and turn their storefronts "PINK" in support of Breast Cancer Awareness and the American Cancer Society's fight against the disease. PINKTOBER on Las Olas is in coordination [...]