Insider's Guide April 12-18: Things To Do In Fort Lauderdale This Week

Insider's Guide April 12-18: Things To Do In Fort Lauderdale This Week

Here's what should be on your radar.

April 12-18
5 South Florida Beaches That Should Be On Your Radar
For South Floridians, it can be hard to head to the beach with the constant flow of tourists, heavy traffic and overcrowded shores. 

April 12
Stag’s Leap Wine Cellars Pairing Dinner
6:30 p.m.; Kuro at Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino, Hollywood; $175

April 13
Party in Paradise for Preservation - The Historic Stranahan House Museum’s Annual Pineapple Jam
6 p.m.; Stranahan House, Fort Lauderdale; $150

April 13
FEMININUS: Making Our Mark- Artists Talk
6 p.m. to 9 p.m.; Cannonball Studio at The Alan Club, Fort Lauderdale; free

April 14
Alexandra’s Angels MS Challenge
7:30 a.m.; Birch State Park, Fort Lauderdale; $50

April 14
Junior League of Greater Fort Lauderdale’s 18th Annual Riverwalk Run
8 a.m.; Huzienga Plaza, Fort Lauderdale; $35+

April 14
Spring Fling Featuring The Gold Coast Youth Orchestra
9 a.m. to 4 p.m.; The Bonnet House Museum & Gardens, Fort Lauderdale; $10


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April 14
The Yoga Expo
10 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.; Fort Lauderdale Convention Center, Fort Lauderdale; $35-$297

April 14-15
11th Annual Blue Wild Ocean Adventure Expo
10 a.m. to 7 p.m. April 14, 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. April 15; Great Fort Lauderdale/Broward County Convention Center, Fort Lauderdale; $20

April 14
Take Stock in Children of Broward Intracoastal Brunch
10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.; GALLERYone, Fort Lauderdale; $125

April 14
Taco Battle & Craft Beer Fest
1 p.m. to 6 p.m.; Esplanade Park, Fort Lauderdale; $0-$74

April 14
Earth Day Film Festival
5:30 p.m. to 9 p.m.; The Frank, Pembroke Pines; free

April 14
Fifth Annual CHEERS TO B!
7 p.m. to 11 p.m.; Gallery of Amazing Things, Dania Beach; $175

April 14
Fort Lauderdale Fashion Funds the Cure
7:30 p.m.; NOVA Southeastern University, Fort Lauderdale; $100-$25,000

April 14
Beach House Pompano New Moon Party
8 p.m.; Beach House Pompano, Pompano Beach; free

April 16
Food Trucks at Hollywood’s Arts Park
5:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.; Young Circle Park, Hollywood; free

April 15
Farm & Fire: Farm Table Dinner, Featuring KYU Miami
5 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.; Harpke Family Farm, Dania Beach; $85

April 17
Broward College Village Square’s Take Out Tuesday: The Right To Die
6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.; Broward College Willis Holcomb Center, Fort Lauderdale; free

April 18
Broward College Speaker Series: Dan Rather
7:30 p.m.; Broward Center for the Performing Arts, Fort Lauderdale; $50.85+

April 18
Pianist Conrad Tao
7:45 p.m.; Broward Center for the Performing Arts, Fort Lauderdale; $62+


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