Experience the Very Best of The District

Beat the summer heat with some of the Riverwalk Arts & Entertainment District’s refreshing, new specials, designed exclusively for Hilton guests. Whether you prefer relaxing wine tastings or exciting archaeological digs, The District offers something uniquely fun for everyone. Browse our collection of one-of-a-kind Fort Lauderdale activities below.

Fort Lauderdale Historical Society
Historical Walking Tours

Historical Walking Tour

Fridays at 9 AM | 2 Hours
$20 per person | Hilton Guests: $15 per person

Take a walk through Fort Lauderdale’s storied past. Your guide will lead you through Old Fort Lauderdale and share stories of the communities that lived along the New River from prehistoric days to the 1920s. After the walking tour, you’ll be treated to lemonade and admission to History Fort Lauderdale’s main museum, King Cromartie House Museum, and Schoolhouse Museum.

New River Dig

New River Dig

Fridays at 10 AM | 2 Hours
$20 per person | Hilton Guests: $15 per person

A family-friendly hands-on experience explores Fort Lauderdale’s rich archaeological past. You will conduct an archaeological excavation using the tools and techniques of the field. After fully documenting artifacts from your assigned investigative site, the entire team will reassemble to compare findings and formulate a hypothesis of what the site might have been. Afterward, visitors will tour History Fort Lauderdale’s three museums, which include archaeological artifacts from multiple local investigations.

You will also be given an archaeologist’s notepad and pen to record findings, as a souvenir to remember your investigation.

NSU Art Museum - Fort Lauderdale
Scavenger Hunt for Families

Scavenger Hunt for Families

General Admission into Museum
$12 per person | Hilton Guests: $10 per person

You will enjoy this FREE Family Scavenger Hunt as your explore the exhibition “Midnight in Paris & New York: Scenes from the 1890s–1930s” (on view through Sept. 23, 2018). Available at any time with general admission.

Art of Wine & Food

Art of Wine & Food

$40 per person | Hilton Guests: $25 per person

Each of these monthly wine tastings, including a series of varietal wines paired with small bites, are themed to the season. Upcoming Art of Wine & Food events are Aug. 2 and Sept. 26.

Broward Center for the Performing Arts
Campus Tour

Campus Tour

Fridays at 10 AM

Experience complimentary tours of the Broward Center for the Performing Arts’ campus, including backstage areas. Special accommodations can be made for alternate dates for groups of six or more.

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Historic Stranahan House Museum
Ghosts Tours

Ghost Tours

Fridays at 7:30 PM

Visit this historic home, built in 1901. While you are touring this charming and beautifully restored home, you will learn about Fort Lauderdale’s pioneers and hear some poignant stories. Be captivated by many tales and a few legends of spirits who make Fort Lauderdale home.

Bonnet House Museum & Gardens
Bonnet House Tours

Bonnet House Tours

Tuesday - Sunday: 9 AM – 4 PM
$20 per person | Complimentary “Life & Gift” book for Hilton Guests

This magnificent estate is a preeminent house museum dedicated not only to historic and environmental preservation, but also to learning and creative expression – much like the home’s original builders and owners, the Bartletts and Birches. With its lush tropical grounds and eclectic interiors, you will be transported to an era gone by.

Please mention you are a Hilton guest upon check in at Bonnet House to receive your complimentary "Life & Gift" book.

House tours take place at 9:30 am, 10:30 am, 11:30 am, 12:30 pm, 1:30 pm, 2:30 pm and 3:30 pm. Last house tour is at 3:30 pm. Gates close at 4 pm. Bonnet House is closed Mondays.

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The Riverwalk Arts & Entertainment Consortium is supported by the Broward County Board of County Commissioners as recommended by the Broward Cultural Council and the Greater Fort Lauderdale Convention and Visitors Bureau. For additional cultural events happening throughout Broward County please visit ArtsCalendar.com Copyright 2018 ® Riverwalk a&e. All Rights Reserved.