A&E Blog

Transcend to the Romance of Riverwalk A&E District with the ‘Love Me, Love My … Ghost The Musical’ Package

Ghost the Musical

The love between characters Sam and Molly in “Ghost The Musical” is something out of this world.

April Brings ‘Ghosts,’ Opera, Stars, Architecture and More

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Even though April is known for its spring showers that bring flowers, at the Riverwalk Arts & Entertainment (A&E) District, this month is marked by “Ghosts,” a time-honored opera, music under the stars, mid-century architecture and many more cultural wonders. Here’s a sampling of what’s happening at the Riverwalk A&E District this month:

It’s so MOD! North Beach Village Hosts 2nd Annual MOD Weekend, March 13–16

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The 1950s and ‘60s were a time of incredible growth in Fort Lauderdale, and the city’s Mid-Century Modern architecture reminds us of that booming era.

The Fun Extends Far Beyond the Cruise with Exciting ‘Cruise & Play’ Offers


You’re taking a fun-filled cruise vacation out of Fort Lauderdale’s Port Everglades, but you have some time to spare in the city before you get on and/or after your disembark.

Nabucco, the Opera that Put Verdi on the Map, Comes to Broward Center Feb. 6 & 8


For the first time since 1981, Riverwalk A&E partner Florida Grand Opera is presenting Nabucco, the opera credited with launching famous composer Giuseppe Verdi’s career.

Cool Music, Extravagant Yachts and More: Lauderdale Live Festival Coming Up Dec. 6, 7 & 8

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The first annual, highly-anticipated Lauderdale Live music festival, Dec. 6-8, is taking great music to the water, plus the beauty of the waterfront Huizenga Plaza.

Stunning Huizenga Pavilion, ‘Topped Out’ Nov. 7, another milestone in Broward Center’s $56 million transformation

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On Nov. 7, a single ceremonial tree stood majestically atop the beautiful Huizenga Pavilion at Broward Center for the Performing Arts, a Riverwalk A&E partner.

Welcome to Nova Southeastern University’s Museum of Art | Fort Lauderdale’s New Director, Bonnie Clearwater!

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We are happy to welcome a new member to the Riverwalk Arts & Entertainment (A&E) District family: Bonnie Clearwater, M.A. was announced as the new Director of Riverwalk A&E partner, Nova Southeastern University’s Museum of Art | Fort Lauderdale, on July 17! She will officially take over the position on Sept. 3, 2013.

Summer Can Go to the Dogs in Pet-Friendly Fort Lauderdale

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Perfect images of summer in Fort Lauderdale: Strolling with your four-legged friend under the Florida sunshine down trendy Las Olas Boulevard, aside the rolling waves at Canine Beach, or along the New River at Riverwalk Linear Park.

Riverwalk A&E District Partners Give Dads the Gift of Culture on Father’s Day and Throughout June


While a new tie or wristwatch are great gifts for dads on Father’s Day, the gift of cultural experiences will last a lifetime.