Insider's Guide Oct. 12-18: Things To Do In Fort Lauderdale This Weekend

Here's what should be on your radar.
Oct 12-17, 2017
Fort Lauderdale Singer Brooke Simpson Impresses Judges On "The Voice," Gives Us The Scoop On The Show
When Brooke Simpson sings, she gives it her all. “My automatic go-to is to give 1,000 percent of my voice,” says the Fort Lauderdale-based singer. 

Oct. 12-14
Coral Springs Southern Handcraft Society Craft Show
Times vary; La Quinta Inn & Suites, Coral Springs; $0-$3

Oct. 12
iFLY Fort Lauderdale’s All Abilities Event
6 p.m. to 8 p.m.; iFLY Fort Lauderdale, Davie; $39.95

Oct. 12
Funky Fun Run
6:30 p.m. to 9 p.m.; The Westin Beach Resort, Fort Lauderdale; free

Oct. 12
Brew And Wit Comedy Show
8 p.m. to 11 p.m.; Brew Urban Cafe, Fort Lauderdale; free

Oct. 13
Friday Night Sound Waves: Orange Sunshine
6 p.m.; The Hub, Fort Lauderdale; free

Oct. 13
Brushes & Sangria Desert Cacti Theme
6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.; Village Design Art Gallery, Fort Lauderdale; $20-$45


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Oct. 13
Coraline Movie Night
7 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.; Village Design Art Gallery, Fort Lauderdale; free

Oct. 13
Second Saturdays Jazz Night
9 p.m.; The Monterey Club, Fort Lauderdale; $5

Oct. 13-14
Ardalan Performance
9 p.m. to 4 a.m.;Cash Only Bar, Fort Lauderdale;$10

Oct. 14
Peter Pan Pirate Party
11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.; Stranahan House, fort Lauderdale; $20

Oct. 14
Doc Reno’s Bacon Blues And Brews
11 a.m. to 6 p.m.; Bergeron Rodeo Grounds, Davie; $10-$15

Oct. 14
3rd Annual Margate Under the Moon Series
5 p.m.; Margate; free

Oct. 14
Leadership Gala
6:30 p.m. to 11 p.m.; The Westin Fort Lauderdale Beach, Fort Lauderdale; $300+

Oct. 14
The Polar Boys
8 p.m. to 11 p.m.; Next Door at C&I Studios, Fort Lauderdale; free

Oct. 14
Zombie Walk
8 p.m.; Revolution Live, Fort Lauderdale; free

Oct. 15
The Miss Arc Broward Tea Party
2 p.m.; Huizenga Pavilion at the Broward Center for the Performing Arts, Fort Lauderdale; $50

Oct. 15
Sunbow String Quarter Performing Bedrich Smetana
6:30 p.m.; Center for Spiritual Living, Oakland Park; $40

Oct. 17
FAB! Fall Luncheon
11:30 am. to 1:30 p.m.; Broward Center for the Performing Arts, Fort Lauderdale; $55

Oct. 17
4th Annual Big Bad BBQ For Special Olympics
5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.; Danto Builders, Fort Lauderdale; $25-$35

Oct. 18
Hall And Walt Wine Pairing Dinner
6:30 p.m.; Kuro at Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino, Hollywood; $175

Oct. 18
Bruno Mars
8 p.m.; American Airlines Arena, Miami; $142+


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