Fort Lauderdale

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Fort Lauderdale

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Fort Lauderdale proves that we can all have fun in the Florida sun. Its America’s yachting capital and hub of ultra-diverse Broward County. A charming riverwalk coupled with luxury hotels frame a magnificent beachfront. Further inland, this sunny city features a re-emerging black heritage district, robust family reunion venues and inviting tennis facilities. All form a captivating collage of visitor attractions.

History
Seminole Indians inhabited the area for thousands of years. They proudly defended their land against the Spaniards prior to 1821 and against Americans for two more wars. By 1838 … More

Cultural Sites
Admit it. You don’t think of black cultural sites when visiting Fort Lauderdale. Nor have most people heard about Spady Cultural Heritage Museum. After looking at this page, you mind is certain to change … More

Black Tennis Celebration & More Special Events
Greater Fort Lauderdale has a major development underway of national importance to African-American families and sports travel. Come take a peek … More

Heritage Sites
Sistrunk Boulevard is the heart of Fort Lauderdale, but its not alone. In Hollywood, Florida there was a historic black community that got along fairly well during … More

Beaches
Fort Lauderdale Beach and Hollywood Beach are the headliners, but Colored Beach used to be the joint in South Florida … More

Restaurants
Greater Fort Lauderdale is a strong outpost for Soul Food, Barbecue and Jamaican cuisine. Betty’s, Jerk Machine, Jt’s Bar-B-Que and Spoons Grill lead the way with … More

General Attractions
In this sub-tropical wonder, one finds a downtown Riverwalk filled with gondolas and water taxis, upscale shops and restaurants along Las Olas Boulevard, Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino … More

Shops and Spa
South Florida tips the scales with a respectable quantity of bookstores, boutiques and galleries. Consider these shops and spas … More

Family Attractions
For its size, Greater Fort Lauderdale has a fair share of family attractions, including Museum of Discovery and Science, Miramar Regional Park, Butterfly World and … More

The Arts
The Arts are anchored by Museum of Art Fort Lauderdale, Broward Center for the Performing Arts, Hard Rock Live concert venue, Miramar Cultural Center complimented by ample … More

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