Insider's Guide Aug. 8-14: Things To Do In Fort Lauderdale

Insider's Guide Aug. 8-14: Things To Do In Fort Lauderdale

Here's what should be on your radar.

Aug. 8-14
Interior Designer Perla Lichi Redesigns Al Capone's Hollywood Hideout
One interior designer weaves her magic.
Aug. 8
Lobster Night Dive
7:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.; Divers Cove, Davie; free
RAW Storytelling
8 p.m. to 10 p.m.; Café Collective, Fort Lauderdale; free
Aug.  9
Riverwalk Summer Social
6 p.m. to 8 p.m.; Fort Lauderdale Woman’s Club, Fort Lauderdale; $35
The Purple Madness - Tribute to Prince
8 p.m.; Revolution Live, Fort Lauderdale; $14
Aug. 10
Sushi Class & Sake Social
12:30 p.m.; Sushi Shack, Fort Lauderdale; $45
Yoga Therapy for Anxiety & Depression
3 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.; Zen Mind Space, Fort Lauderdale; $199
SMART Ride Bowling
4 p.m. to 7 p.m.; Manor Lanes Bowling, Fort Lauderdale; $20
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The Summer of ’69
4 p.m. to 9 p.m.; Pompano Beach Cultural Center, Pompano Beach; free
Dining in the Dark
6 p.m. to 9 p.m.; One Door East, Fort Lauderdale; $150
Backyard Seafood Boil
7:30 p.m. to 10 p.m.; TRP Taste, Fort Lauderdale; $79

Aug. 11
Ales & Asanas
10 a.m. to 11 a.m.; LauderAle, Fort Lauderdale; $10
Indie Craft Bazaar
Noon to 5 p.m.; Revolution Live, Fort Lauderdale; $5
Paint Your Pet
2 p.m. to 4 p.m.; 1919 SE 10th Ave., Fort Lauderdale; $45
XXIV International Ballet Festival of Miami: Contemporary Performance
5 p.m.; Amaturo Theater, Fort Lauderdale; $35-$45
Aug. 12
Happy Hour to Benefit Fort Lauderdale Beach Sweep
5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m.; Spazio, Fort Lauderdale; $20
Perseid Meteor Gazing
9 p.m. to 11 p.m.; George English Park, Fort Lauderdale; $25-$100

Aug. 13
Beach Clean Up
9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.; S3 Restaurant, Fort Lauderdale; free
Vino & Vinyasa
7 p.m. to 9 p.m.; 1686 N. Fort Lauderdale Beach Blvd., Fort Lauderdale; $15
Aug. 14
Beer Pairing Dinner
7 p.m. to 10 p.m.; Andy’s Live Fire Grill & Bar, Fort Lauderdale; $70.62
Sunset Wine and Cheese Cruise
6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.; Departing from Riverside Hotel/Stranahan House, Fort Lauderdale; $45


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