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Celebrate National Caribbean-american Heritage Month with Island Space and History Fort Lauderdale

FORT LAUDERDALE, FL – History Fort Lauderdale, proud steward of our community’s past by making our heritage accessible and engaging to residents and visitors, in conjunction with nonprofit Island SPACE, will present “The Island Imprint: Legends, Locals and Landscapes of the Caribbean” from June 1 – 30 during National Caribbean-American Heritage Month. The fine art exhibition, to be showcased in the New River Inn (231 SW Second Avenue), features imaginative, colorful portraits and slice-of-life scenery from local award-winning artists. An opening welcome reception will be held on Wednesday, June 9, from 6 – 8 p.m., including an in-person and Facebook Live Q&A with the artists.

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History for Lauderdale Celebrates Native American Heritage Month With “CIRCLE OF UNITY” Exhibit Opening November 9

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. –  History Fort Lauderdale, proud steward of our community’s past by making our heritage accessible and engaging to residents and visitors, will celebrate the significant contributions of local Native American artists during Native American Heritage Month in November. On Monday, November 9, "Circle of Unity,” will go on display in the New River Inn building of History Fort Lauderdale. This intergenerational, multi-disciplinary exhibition that presents a contemporary perspective of Seminole artists on the cycles of solidarity and patterns of resilience that have always existed within the histories of the Seminole and Miccosukee People of Florida will be on view through January 12, 2021.

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Ideas for fun and safe Halloween activities in Fort Lauderdale

Considering how scary this year has been so far, one would be forgiven for thinking that maybe we could skip Halloween. In reality, this year's celebration of Halloween doesn't have to be significantly different from the previous ones. There are many safe ways to have fun and still celebrate the holiday, which is at the core of American culture. Almost everyone enjoys wearing creative costumes made especially for this occasion, and kids wouldn't like to miss trick-or-treating for anything in the world. You may ask yourself where to celebrate Halloween during the Covid-19 pandemic and what's the safest way to do it. By following the city's updates on coronavirus and taking all the required measures, you can have fun and be safe at the same time. In this article, we'll give you some inspiration and ideas for fun and safe Halloween activities in Fort Lauderdale.

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Broward Education Foundation Announces Alumni Honorees for the Publix Super Markets Charities 2020 “Hall of Fame” Awards

Fort Lauderdale, Florida –- An NFL Hall of Famer, national recording artists and a captain in the United States Coast Guard are among the distinguished Broward County high school alumni who have made their mark on local communities and will be honored by Broward Education Foundation during the Publix Super Markets Charities 2020 “Hall of Fame Awards” presented by Memorial Healthcare System on Saturday, December 5 at 6 p.m. The outdoor drive-in celebration will take place at William T. McFatter Technical College and High School, 6500 Nova Drive in Davie. 

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