Fort Lauderdale Performing Arts

PERFORMING ARTS – Fort Lauderdale’s Much More than a Tropical Beach!

Whether you’re in the mood for a soothing symphony orchestra, a funny play or a thundering concert – cosmopolitan Fort Lauderdale has it all: sun, warmth and spectacular first-rate entertainment.

Find exciting concerts, festivals or sports events atwww.artscalendar.com. Everything current can be found online, naturally. Sunny.org is a handy area resource, too.

Also, be sure and check out our world-class Broward Center for the Performing Arts and see what’s going on near the Victoria Park Hotel and very close to the thriving, tree-lined Las Olas Boulevard. You and your family or loved one are sure to find something to amuse and tickle you, including the Miami City Ballet, Florida Grand Opera and Broadway Shows.

Broward Center for the Performing Arts

201 SW Fifth Avenue
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33312
(954) 522.5334
Monday – Friday: 10am – 5pm
Saturday & Sunday: 12pm – 5pm

Further afoot, both the Hard Rock Live and the BB&T Center feature top-rate entertainment, too.

“The adrenaline of a live performance is unlike anything in film or theater. I can see why it’s so addictive.” – Gwyneth Paltrow

Water Taxi

Natives used to take canoes to gatherings and celebrations in these waters. And you, too, can take a boat – a fun Water Taxi – to see a concert or show or live event. Of course, there’s many ways to travel from North Beach Village. We list them below for your convenience.

Travel daily between Oakland Park Blvd. to 17th Street Causeway, including the New River. All day passes are $10. Group tours and charters available. Call (954) 467.6677 for details or watertaxi.com.

Located on the Intracoastal side, at the end of Cortez Street.

Sun Trolley

You’ll adore the quaint trolley service in downtown Fort Lauderdale’s Riverwalk Arts and Entertainment District. Hail the trolley at any point along the route. Visit suntrolley.com for detailed information, schedules and rates.

Yellow Cab Taxi Services

(954) 777.7777
Ocean View Rickshaw

(954) 561.2808
Broward County Transit (Bus)

(954) 357.8400

“All the performances of human art, at which we look with praise or wonder, are instances of the resistless force of perseverance; it is by this that the quarry becomes a pyramid, and that distant countries are united with canals.” – Samuel Johnson