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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.

New & Trending Food and Fun on Fort Lauderdale’s Las Olas Boulevard

April 2018 - Consider how different the street seemed after the addition of YOLO, American Social, and the Royal Pig. But what has always stayed the same is that Fort Lauderdale residents see Las Olas as the city’s gem. We live and work there, we go out there at night, and, when we have out-of-town [...]

2018-04-28T16:19:34-05:00April 17th, 2018|Blog|

Las Olas Safety Project Seeks to Improve Traffic

April 2018 - The Las Olas Boulevard Six-month Safety Improvements Demonstration Project is part of an overall Community Investment Plan that includes safety and traffic calming improvements within the Colee Hammock neighborhood, and additional safety and traffic flow improvements along S.E. 15th Avenue. The goal of the Las Olas Boulevard Demonstration Project is to create [...]

2018-04-16T18:39:19-05:00April 9th, 2018|Blog|

Designated Rideshare Zones Created on Las Olas Boulevard

April 2018 - The City of Fort Lauderdale is doing a pilot study for  designated risdshare zone along Las Olas  Bouelvard as a part of their safe streets,  Vision Zero multi-national road traffic safety project that aims to achieve a highway system with no fatalities or serious injuries involving road traffic. Designated rideshare zones on [...]

2018-04-06T20:52:26-05:00April 6th, 2018|Blog|

Fort Lauderdale to Grow its ‘Nighttime Economy’ – New ‘Night Mayor’

April 2018 -  Fort Lauderdale staffs a team to manage its growing nighttime economy.  While Fort Lauderdale might be widely known for its nightlife, from the early days of Spring Break bars to the high-end Las Olas restaurants of today, there’s never been someone at City Hall directly in charge of managing it. Until now. [...]

2018-04-28T16:46:27-05:00April 4th, 2018|Blog|

UPS TO LAUNCH eBIKE IN FORT LAUDERDALE, FLORIDA

Ribbon Cutting Ceremony Set for Dec. 2 at Laura Ward Riverwalk Plaza ATLANTA, November 30, 2017 – UPS (NYSE: UPS) today announced the launch of an eBike that will deliver packages along Las Olas Boulevard and in surrounding neighborhoods in Fort Lauderdale, Fla. The electrically-assisted tricycle supports Fort Lauderdale’s Green Your Routine program, geared toward [...]

2017-12-06T11:02:55-05:00November 30th, 2017|Blog|

Kilwins Ice Cream, Chocolates & Fudge Celebrates Offers Great Gift Ideas

“Chocolate is the gift that is never returned!” owner  Bill Renaud quipped. Even before you step inside Kilwins Ice Cream, Chocolates & Fudge to be greeted by their friendly staff, the wafting aroma of fresh, hand rolled waffle cones will pull you back to a time when customer service meant going the extra mile to [...]

2017-05-26T13:52:07-05:00December 11th, 2016|Blog|

Las Olas Capital Arts Ambassadors Launches in Fort Lauderdale

Fort Lauderdale, FL: Las Olas Capital Arts has stirred the youth of Ft. Lauderdale by creating a new branch called Las Olas Capital Arts Ambassadors. This new group is dedicated to providing humanitarian support to philanthropic causes. The team, managed by Jerrod Tanner, and his two friends Dylan Hoyt, and Matthew Cappola appeals to the [...]

2017-05-26T14:01:07-05:00October 21st, 2016|Blog|

Making Waves in Dining and Shopping on Las Olas Boulevard

By Courtney Clark  FloridaStateHomes.com Since 1917, Fort Lauderdale has welcomed visitors and residents to the Las Olas Boulevard, a thoroughfare that connects to the beautiful Intracoastal waterway coast to downtown. The Boulevard has come a long way since then and now boasts many different restaurants, shopping destinations, clubs, museums, and more. Las Olas has a [...]