Insider's Guide May 9-15: Things To Do In Fort Lauderdale

Insider's Guide May 9-15: Things To Do In Fort Lauderdale

Here's what should be on your radar.

May 9-15
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May 9-12
Daughter of a Garbageman
May 9-11: 8 p.m., May 12: 5 p.m.; 1140 N. Flagler Drive, Fort Lauderdale; $35

May 9-26
Precious Little
Times vary; The Vanguard Theatre, Fort Lauderdale; $40

May 9
RAW Storytelling
8 p.m. to 10 p.m.; Café Collective, Fort Lauderdale; free

Wanda Sykes
8 p.m.; Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino, Hollywood; $35-$65

May 10
Food In Motion: Street Food & Shopping Under the Stars
5 p.m. to 10 p.m.; Peter Feldman Park, Fort Lauderdale; free

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An Evening In Emerald City
6:30 p.m. to midnight; Pier Sixty-Six Hotel & Marina, Fort Lauderdale; $250

Vegan Indian Dinner
7 p.m. to 9:45 p.m; ArtServe, Fort Lauderdale; $35

Becoming: An Intimate Conversation with Michelle Obama
8 p.m.; BB&T Center, Sunrise; $25.25-$175.25

May 11
BC Bazaar
2 p.m. to 5 p.m.; Burlock Coast, Fort Lauderdale; free

Fit Fort Lauderdale Beach Bash Fitness Experience
9 a.m. to noon; 1100 Seabreeze Blvd., Fort Lauderdale; free

Barrel Aged Smores Release
10 a.m.; Flagler Village Brewery, Fort Lauderdale; $65

Tea by the Sea
2 p.m. to 4 p.m.; The Church By The Sea, Fort Lauderdale; $30

Pink, Pumps & Pearls Mother's Day Brunch
Noon to 4 p.m.; Chateau Mar Golf Resort, Fort Lauderdale; $40-$60

5th Annual Waterway Soirée
5 p.m. to 10 p.m.; Bahia Mar Marina, Fort Lauderdale; $750

May 12
Mother’s Day Special at Bonnet House
9 a.m. to 4 p.m.; Bonnet House Museum & Gardens, Fort Lauderdale; free

Mother's Day Brunch Buffet
11 a.m. to 3 p.m.; NYSW Jazz Lounge, Fort Lauderdale; $30

Oceanfront Mother's Day Brunch
11 a.m. to 3 p.m.; Casa Calabria, Fort Lauderdale; $50

Mother's Day at Steelpan Kitchen & Bar
Noon to 9 p.m.; Steelpan Kitchen & Bar, Fort Lauderdale; 45

Free Brunch for Moms
11 a.m. to 2 p.m.; Xtreme Action Park, Fort Lauderdale; free for moms, wives and grandmothers, $10 per adult

May 14
Garden Food and Beer Pairing
7:30 p.m.; Gulf Stream Brewing Company, Fort Lauderdale; $50

May 15
Positively Pink Luncheon
11 a.m. to 2 p.m.; Pier Sixty-Six Hotel & Marina, Fort Lauderdale; $85

Ribbon Cutting Ceremony and Celebration
5 p.m. to 7 p.m.; Arts Garage, Fort Lauderdale; free


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