Daylight Saving Time Ends This Weekend. Here’s What To Do With That Extra Hour.
Time to set those clocks back: Daylight saving time comes to a close at 2 a.m. on Sunday, Nov. 1.
Bad news: It’ll likely be dark by the time you're heading out of the office Monday. Good news: We get to indulge in an extra hour of sleep this weekend.
With the end of daylight saving time coinciding with Halloween this year, we have a feeling that many won’t object to being able to get more shut-eye after a late night of partying or sugar consumption.
And why not take advantage? Here are some events going on around town Saturday (and Sunday, for those who'd rather seize the day).
Spirits of Stranahan House
A special Halloween tour of the house complete with tales of Fort Lauderdale legends.
Oct. 30-31, Nov. 1, 7:30 p.m. and 8:30 p.m.; Historic Stranahan House Museum in Fort Lauderdale; $25
Ten percent of food and drink sales on Halloween will benefit the 2015 Walk Like MADD & MADD Dash 5K.
Oct. 31, 11a.m. to 11 p.m.; Brio Tuscan Grille at Westfield Broward Mall in Plantation
An evening for children to dress in costume and enjoy performances and trick-or-treating.
Oct. 31, 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.; Pompano Citi Centre in Pompano Beach
'LUTN Apocalypse' Block Party
A block party coinciding with FAT Village Art Walk, featuring art, food trucks, music, games and a costume contest.
Oct. 31, 6 p.m. to midnight.; Light Up The Night in Fort Lauderdale
LauderAle’s Haunted Halloween
A night of drink specials, live music, food trucks, and costume and pumpkin-carving contests.
Oct. 31, 7 p.m. to 2 a.m., LauderAle in Fort Lauderdale
The Rocking Dead
A comedic take on the zombie genre of performing arts.
Oct. 31, 7:30 p.m.; Coral Springs Center for the Arts; $39.22
The Grammy award-winning musician will take the stage to perform a selection of music.
Oct. 31, 8 p.m.; Broward Center for the Performing Arts in Fort Lauderdale; $59.50-$139.50
Halloween Sunday Brunch Cruise
Take in the sights of the Intracoastal Waterway while enjoying a buffet-style brunch menu.
Nov. 1, noon (boarding), 12:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. (cruise); Windridge Yachts departing from Tranquility Marina in Fort Lauderdale; $59.90, or $39.95 for children
City of Hollywood 90th Anniversary Celebration
A historical walking tour showing how the city of Hollywood has grown over the years with photos dating back to 1925.
Nov 1, 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.; Hollywood Historical Society; $10 for members, $20 for nonmembers
(Image via Flickr/Bev Sykes)