Riverwalk Fort Lauderdale



Welcome to Riverwalk Fort Lauderdale and the Riverwalk Linear Park, a lush tropical oasis in the downtown center of an urban metropolis. Our mission is “to be the catalyst in building and nurturing Riverwalk as a vibrant community connected by the New River“.

We take our mission seriously and strive to oversee the park, plan for the future, assure compliance and help create this amazing destination in our downtown.  We partner with many groups, including the City of Fort Lauderdale, Downtown Development Authority, Broward County and local area associations, businesses and organizations that are integral in the success of our downtown.


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Posted On April 16, 2015

Riverwalk is proud to be a part of the Third Annual Riverwalk on Water Battle for the Paddle, paddleboard challenge. On Sunday, May 31st, 2015 teams of paddlers will compete in a series of fun stand up paddle challenges to take come the coveted traveling “paddle” trophy. Click the image or link for more details.

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Posted On March 25, 2015

Riverwalk Fort Lauderdale hosts Burger Battle™ VI presented by the Pilgram Group on Friday, May 8, 2015 from 7-10pm under the stars along the Riverwalk at Huizenga Plaza. This sizzling event pits 16 top burger joints & restaurants against one another as they show off their creative juices and grilling skills to 1200+ guests. This is a 21+ event and will be held rain or shine. Click the image or title for more information.

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Posted On March 22, 2015

Head to Huizenga Plaza for Riverwalk Noon Tunes every Wednesday afternoon with local musicians playing each week at Huizenga Plaza, 12-1:30pm. Click the image or title for more information.

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Posted On February 24, 2015

The Shine Tour is here Saturday May 2nd! We have so many surprises in store for you! Grab your besties and spread the word because tickets will go fast! Riverwalk Fort Lauderdale has been issued the challenge of gathering a team of Volunteers to help at the event. Sign up today to be a part of the fun! http://bit.ly/ColorRunShineFTL

Image for Fort Lauderdale’s Riverwalk: Where Greenspace Meets Community

Posted On February 4, 2015

If you want to get to know a city, find out where people take their children on the weekends. Ask where they might go with a date or what they might do if they had a quiet morning to spend. A city is defined by its public spaces, and at the heart of Fort Lauderdale is its Riverwalk. To read more by Zoe DeStories, click Image or link for article.