Broward Fun Events, weekends and holidays: (click here)
There are lots of fun things to do in South Florida and many events cost little or no money.  As we approach summer, here is a list of some fun things to do:
1) Everglades holiday Park "Free Swamp Walk",  21940 Griffin Road - 954-434-8111
    Picnic areas.  Crowded on weekends. Airboat rides (fee). 
2) Paradise Cove at C B Smith Park, Flamingo and Johnson Street -  954-357-5170
    Our park across the street has the best water slides and water fun around!
     $8.50 per person.  After 3PM $5.50  Parking fee $1.50 (applies on weekends only) 
3) Fox Observatory at Markham Park, 16001 W state Road 84 - 954-389-7000
    Free observing through from sunset until midnight.  
4) Chapel Trail Park Nature Preserve, 19800 Sheridan Street - 954-435-6520
    Walk out to the wetlands and explore nature on the boardwalk.
    No charge for the park.  Open daily from 7:30 am until dusk. 
    Canoe rentals available Saturday mornings: $7/hr or $15 from 8:30 am - 12 :30 pm
5) Tradewinds Park, 3600 W. Sample Road - 954-357-8870
     Visit the park's farm and museum. Tradewinds Farm raised horses and there is horseback riding.
     Open seven days a week.  8am - 6 pm   Daylight Saving Time hours to 7:30pm
     Free weekdays.   Admission $1.50 on weekends