Riverwalk Events

Riverwalk Fort Lauderdale is the preeminent organization engaged in promoting Fort Lauderdale's Downtown and the Riverwalk Park as a place to live, work and play. We pursue our mission through organizing and hosting a wide range of fundraising events. We are pleased to partner with other organizations to promote and activate the Riverwalk Park and our Downtown Community, and encourage you to contact us to see how we can work together.
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First Sunday Of Every Month

Listen to the soulful sounds of outstanding local jazz artists on four stages in beautiful Riverwalk Park. Click the title for more information.

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The Riverwalk Trust presents a lineup of free community wellness programs in Riverwalk Park as a way to create a more vibrant community along the New River. Click the title for more information.

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Friday, October 3rd, 2014

Join us on Friday, October 3, 2014 from 6-10pm at Esplanade Park for Bacon inspired dishes, beer, bacon, music, bacon with activities for all ages…and did we mention BACON! All proceeds benefit Riverwalk Fort Lauderdale & Covenant House Florida.

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Saturday, October 11th, 2014

Join Riverwalk Fort Lauderdale on Saturday, October 11th, 2014 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. for a day of Beer, Bands & BBQ at Smoke on the Water BBQ Feast. Click the image for last year’s highlights. Watch for details!

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Friday, November 7th, 2014

Fort Lauderdale’s largest outdoor, pet-friendly cocktail hour, “The Original” Riverwalk Mutts and Martinis returns on Friday, November 7th, 2014. Click the image or title for more information.

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Thursday, November 13, 2014

Light Up Lauderdale is a ten week celebration of glittering holiday lights and holiday garland presented by Riverwalk Fort Lauderdale and the City of Fort Lauderdale. We are offering opportunities to purchase a stand-up holiday greeting card with a custom message or Grove of Lighted Trees. Click Image for more details.

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Thursday, November 20, 2014

Save the Date for Riverwalk’s Fall Get Downtown, Fort Lauderdale’s largest outdoor cocktail hour, returning on Thursday, November 20, 2014 from 5-8pm. Click the image or title for more information.