Las Olas Summer Promotions – #MyLasOlas & “Tell Your Story”

Click Here - Go To LasOlasLocals Deals!   As a way of showing their appreciation, members of the Las Olas Association are launching a special ‘Show Your ID’ Las Olas Locals Summer promotion with some terrific incentives to shop, dine and stroll the Boulevard.  “We are expanding our Locals program to include free gifts and special events  this summer.  It’s our [...]

2018-05-31T22:00:48+00:00May 29th, 2018|Blog|

ETARU Japanese Restaurant Opening Soon On Las Olas, Fort Lauderdale

ETARU, a restaurant featuring contemporary Japanese Robatayaki cuisine will open its second location in South Florida early summer 2018 at The Related Group’s brand new ultra-luxury rental, Icon Las Olas, in Fort Lauderdale. Less than a year after the highly successful opening of the restaurant’s first location in Hallandale Beach, ETARU is destined to be [...]

2018-05-30T13:34:45+00:00May 25th, 2018|Blog|

Celebrate Mother’s Day with Hoffman’s Chocolates

Fort Lauderdale, Fla. (April 30, 2018) – In celebration of Mother’s Day, Hoffman’s Chocolates is offering a variety of gourmet confections – the perfect gifts to show any mother, grandmother or mother-to-be how much they are appreciated. Treat the woman you are celebrating with Mother’s Day specials like: Hoffman’s Chocolates High Heel Shoe ($29.95), flavors [...]

2018-05-12T17:29:57+00:00May 1st, 2018|Blog|

The Balcony, a Sophisticated New Orleans-Inspired Restaurant, Grand Opening on May 4 in Fort Lauderdale

We are excited to announce the Grand Opening of The Balcony, a Sophisticated New Orleans-Inspired Restaurant, opens May 4th 2018. A New Concept by PDKN Restaurant Group, The Balcony is Owned by Former Miami Dolphins Player Kim Bokamper and his three partners, PJ Kavanagh, Damon DeSantis and Noel Cullen Fort Lauderdale, Fla. — (April 24, 2018) — The Balcony, an upscale two-story restaurant which [...]

2018-06-07T17:44:19+00:00April 26th, 2018|Blog|

Buy a Caramel Apple & Help Local Kids

Buy a Caramel Apple and Help Local Kids: Celebrate National Poetry Month with Gourmet Caramel Apples Hoffman’s Chocolates is pleased to announce that it will be celebrating National Poetry Month in April by teaming up with the Jason Taylor Foundation to support the young poets of the Omari Hardwick bluapple Poetry Network. Jason Taylor and Jarett Levan [...]

2018-04-22T00:14:13+00:00April 22nd, 2018|Blog|

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+00:00April 17th, 2018|Blog|

Rest & Renew Mattress Gallery Opens On Las Olas

April 16,2018 - “We focus on selling sleep here,” said Luci Figini, who along with her colleague, Carlton Williams, operates Rest & Renew Mattress Gallery, a division of City Furniture.   The 2,000 square foot “Coastal Zen” sleep boutique opened this past December at 713 East Las Olas with a curated collection of mattresses to make [...]

2018-04-28T15:54:11+00:00April 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+00:00April 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+00:00April 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+00:00April 4th, 2018|Blog|

SpaJuiceBar Gets You Healthy by Running and Walking for Juice

March 2018- Every Thursday at 6:30 p.m., you’ll see dozens of health minded people leaving Sonia Terboss’ SpaJuice Bar at 1217 East Las Olas… and running down Las Olas to A1A to the beach!  No kidding… To Sonia Terboss, juicing isn't a mere fad, it's literally a way of life. Since opening the health-focused organic [...]

2018-03-19T18:31:22+00:00March 16th, 2018|Blog|

Celebrate Easter with Special Gifts from Hoffman’s Chocolates

This Easter, celebrate with a special gift from Hoffman’s Chocolates. The South Florida-based chocolatier offers a wide variety of Easter-themed chocolates, confections and gifts. Hoffman’s Chocolates offers the perfect Easter Basket filler-items like its Handmade Chocolate Eggs with a variety of fillings, Chocolate Easter Bunnies ranging in sizes from 2.5 oz to as large as a [...]

2018-03-14T01:16:27+00:00March 14th, 2018|Blog|

TRAFFIC ADVISORY for Fort Lauderdale St. Patrick’s Parade, Festival and Shamrock Run Restrictions to be in place on March 9 and 10

Fort Lauderdale – Traffic restrictions will be in effect on March 9 and 10 for the Fort Lauderdale St. Patrick’s Parade and Festival and the Shamrock Run.  The events take place on Saturday, March 10 at Huizenga Plaza, along Las Olas Boulevard, and in surrounding areas of downtown Fort Lauderdale. To view a map of the traffic restrictions, [...]

2018-03-08T11:02:43+00:00March 7th, 2018|Blog|