We’re Glad You’re Here!
Unpack, unwind and rejuvenate your body and spirit in
Greater Fort Lauderdale. Our tropical paradise is also
known as the “Yachting Capital of the World” and the
“Venice of America,” so make sure to enjoy our water
culture and beyond.
We invite you to explore our eight distinct beaches covering
24 beautiful miles of Atlantic coastline, 300+ miles of
navigable waterways, our thriving arts and culture scene,
culinary delights, craft breweries, rooftop bars, outdoor
adventures, and world-class shopping. You’ll find luxury
hotels, boutique hotels, museums, casinos, family-friendly
fun, and plenty of unique, only here specialness that makes
Greater Fort Lauderdale so extraordinary.
Discover our diverse communities across 31 cities. People
from over 170 countries, speaking more than 147 languages
call Greater Fort Lauderdale home. Our inclusive vibe is
authentic, and we truly welcome everyone under the sun.
For culture-rich experiences and breathtaking views,
Greater Fort Lauderdale is the perfect place for vacationing.
Relax while enjoying a change of scenery. Soak up the sun
by spending the day at one of the many beaches, parks or
Hop on an airboat and immerse yourself in the native
Florida Everglades, where you’ll get up close with wildlife.
Explore picturesque nature parks by foot, bike, horseback,
paddleboard or kayak.
Delight your taste buds with an impressive culinary scene
at our gourmet and casual restaurants, from chef-driven
eateries to food halls, to speakeasies and rooftops. Dock and
dine at one of the many restaurants overlooking the water.
Follow the Ale Trail for craft breweries featuring local flavors,
seasonal dishes and guided tours.
Enjoy designer deals, local wares, boutiques and antiques.
From the largest outlet destination in the country with 350+
stores to outdoor promenades and farmers’ markets, you
can shop ‘til you drop.
Stacy Ritter - President & CEO
Ina Lee - Owner/Publisher
Visit our world-class museums, historic estates, and art
exhibits. Join monthly art walks among beautifully curated
This spring, we welcome back the epic Tortuga Music
Festival from April 8-10 and the annual Fort Lauderdale
Air Show on April 30-May 1, both on Fort Lauderdale
beach. Momentum continues to build for the exciting Fort
Lauderdale Grand Prix Weekend, taking place May 6-8.
From May 10-23, Greater Fort Lauderdale hosts the
National Senior Games, the world’s largest multi-sport
championship event for adults 50+.
And while you’re here, we encourage you to take advantage
of Visit Lauderdale’s LauderDeals, offering spectacular hotel
packages, restaurants specials, savings on attractions and
limited time only promotions on experiences.
From the beaches to the arts, nature parks to the
Everglades, visitors will find sun-drenched days and
fun-filled nights for all generations throughout Greater
Warmest wishes for a memorable visit to our sunny shores,
Stacy Ritter & Ina Lee
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