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Arts and Culture
The Broward Center for the Performing Arts, The Concert Association of Florida, and more than 20 local theatre companies. The Art and Culture Center of Hollywood also brings exhibits and performances to our area.

Riverwalk Arts and Entertainment District just minutes from the beach is in the heart of downtown Fort Lauderdale. This is a Fort Lauderdale treasure. The most beautiful mile of riverfront lined with extravagant yachts, it is full of cultural attractions, shops and restaurants, street vendors and musicians.

Riverwalk is adjacent to Esplanade Park and other downtown attractions like the Performing Arts Center The Broward County Library, The Museum of Science and Discovery, the Museum of Art, the historic Stranahan House, the Fort Lauderdale Film Festival, trendy Las Olas Boulevard and much more.

Accommodations and More
The number of hotels and motels is as staggering as the number of restaurants. Our area offers everything from small motels and beach guesthouses to World Class accomodations including the Riverside Hotel, Radisson Bahia Mar,Harbor Beach Marriott to name a few.

The Fort Lauderdale Convention and Visitors Bureau has a list that's kept up to date of hotels accomodations. Their website is full of useful information on sports, shopping, arts, entertainment, and lots more.

Fort Lauderdale is called the Yachting Capital of the World, and Venice of America. In fact Fort Lauderdale has more waterways and canals than Venice, Italy. There are more yachts per capita in Fort Lauderdale than anyplace else in the world.

Broward County has many excellent schools and communities. Please take a look at

Restaurants and Dining
You'll find Ft Lauderdale restaurants listed on Zagats guide to their favorite local restaurants.
Or try Fodors Web Site for recommendation of the best restaurants around town and the Dining Guide