Fort Lauderdale is also known as the Venice of America due to its magnificent canals and waterways. The city is famous for its art and unique events with excellent theatres that cater to the artistic streak of this city. Events may be cheap or more exotic. A Fort Lauderdale car rental agency provide easy transportation as you take the time out to visit the different art centers that host drama, music and dance to entertain you.
Broward center for performing arts
Theatre, dance and music unfold in all its splendid grandeur at the Broward Center for Performing Arts. The theater has a capacity of over 3,000. Almost all leading production companies' stage shows at this multi venue entertainment complex all the year through. Located at the Riverwalk Arts & Entertainment District between Dade and Palm Beach counties, you can rent a cheap, quality vehicle from Fort Lauderdale for the most convenient means of reaching the Broward Center.
Located at 707 NE 8th Street, the Parker Playhouse is one of the city's first venues. The playhouse has been around for more than 40 years and is currently managed by the Broward center for performing arts. With a capacity of 1,191 seats this theatre hosts various live performances and events throughout the year.
Fort Lauderdale Museum of Art
Drive your Fort Lauderdale rental car to Las Olas Boulevard for a visit to the museum which has an excellent performing arts division. It hosts many leading productions including the Inside Out, at its Horvitz Auditorium. The events include exhibitions, education programs, musical performances and yoga as well as live performances. The educational programs are conducted at its Studio School Annex in Travel Guard building.
Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show
The famous international boat show hosted in the yachting capital of the world is one of the most popular events of Fort Lauderdale every year. The event showcases some of the finest in yachts as well as more cheap boats. Held over three million square feet of space that includes land and water, this event bring boats, yachts, super yachts and the latest trappings and accessories of these water palaces amounting to billions of dollars at one location.
Fort Lauderdale Gun Show
Gun collectors and hunting enthusiasts visit this unique exhibition where a huge variety of guns are put on display for sale, trade and exhibit.. The show promises absolute safety with strict checking at the entrance that secures each gun with a plastic tie strap and ensures it is unloaded.
Riverwalk Mutts and Martinis Yappy Hour
If you happen to be Fort Lauderdale in the month of September you will be right on time to catch the Riverwalk Mutts and Martinis Yappy Hour, Fort Lauderdale's outdoor cocktail hour hosted by Riverwalk Trust. Look for cheap drinks and more fancy fare. The event is a celebration and gala time for pet owners and their four legged companions. The celebration includes drinks, live music, silent auctions, fun filled contests for pets, dog massages, doggie ice cream, canine contests and more. There is also a facility for adopting dogs.
4th of July Fireworks Spectacle
The City of Fort Lauderdale celebrates America's Independence Day with massive fireworks display that lights up the night sky. Music livens up the atmosphere at Fort Lauderdale Beach from 11:00 a.m. to 9:30 pm followed by fireworks, lighted willow trees, happy faces, stars and the beach.
Dine Out Lauderdale - Food Festival
The city has had an all out food festival during October and November for the past three years. Dine Out Lauderdale is a six-week event celebrating the cheap, eclectic and exotic cuisines of Fort Lauderdale. 35 of the area's top restaurants offer 3 course meals at a fixed price of $35.