Nightlife at Fort Lauderdale Beach, Fort Lauderdale

Fort Lauderdale is rich in nightlife venues and nowhere more so than the beach strip. Here you'll find a wide range of great hotspots, with everything from fashionable lounges to casual hangouts. Take our Nightlife at Fort Lauderdale Beach tour to see the best nightspots in the area.
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Nightlife at Fort Lauderdale Beach Map

Guide Name: Nightlife at Fort Lauderdale Beach
Guide Location: USA » Fort Lauderdale (See other walking tours in Fort Lauderdale)
Guide Type: Self-guided Walking Tour (Sightseeing)
# of Attractions: 6
Tour Duration: 2 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 5.0 km
Author: christine
Blue Martini

1) Blue Martini

This trendy lounge club is one of the best places around to relax and cool off after a crazy night on the dance floor. This late night club has live performances with all the best acoustic and electronica tunes, plus a great bar that's got plenty of tasty cocktails. Blue Martini has also a comfortable VIP Lounge and some nice appetizers. Bear in mind there's a strict dress code in place and only those 21 and over are allowed.
Parrot Lounge

2) Parrot Lounge

The Parrot Lounge is one of a few relaxed lounges on the strip that is much loved by locals. This reasonably priced club is the quintessential place to go if you want to spend time with friends, grab some snacks, have a few drinks, see a sports game, or listen to some live music by local rock bands.
Cafe del Mar

3) Cafe del Mar

Cafe del Mar is no ordinary bar, with a great open-air section and the best entertainment on offer all night long. There's top class live music every night plus a very popular dance floor with Latin Music, Jazz, Raggae and Pop all on the playlist.
Exit 66

4) Exit 66

Exit 66 is known around Fort Lauderdale as one of the sexiest party spots in the whole city. This stylish club has great nostalgic decor dedicated to American icons, with a huge collection of vintage artifacts. Its top DJs play all the best music for dancing, with everything from classic hits to today's best sounds.
The Elbo Room

5) The Elbo Room

Established in 1938, The Elbo Room is a legendary live music bar. Popular with students on Spring break, it's known around the country after numerous movie appearances, including the award-winning “Where The Boys Are” movie from 1960. The living memory of the club is represented by displays of customer photos from down the years.
Wreck Bar & Lounge

6) Wreck Bar & Lounge

The Wreck Bar and Lounge, located inside the Sheraton Yankee Clipper Hotel, is a must see venue in Fort Lauderdale, where you're sure to have a great night of relaxing live entertainment. Their famous “Underwater Dancing Mermaids” show features extraordinary dancers performing underwater behind glass. There's also some cool music and a nice selection of moderately priced drinks.

Walking Tours in Fort Lauderdale, Florida

Create Your Own Walk in Fort Lauderdale

Create Your Own Walk in Fort Lauderdale

Creating your own self-guided walk in Fort Lauderdale is easy and fun. Choose the city attractions that you want to see and a walk route map will be created just for you. You can even set your hotel as the start point of the walk.
Daily Life in Fort Lauderdale

Daily Life in Fort Lauderdale

There's lots to enjoy on a daily basis in such a beautiful city as Fort Lauderdale. A stroll through the scenic Riverwalk Park downtown, a visit to one of the many shops, bars, and clubs of Las Olas Boulevard, or a trip to one of the city's cafes and cinemas. You could also catch a show at The Broward Center for the Performing Arts. Take our tour to catch the highlights of Daily Life in Fort Lauderdale.

Tour Duration: 2 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 3.5 km
Downtown Orientation Walk

Downtown Orientation Walk

Fort Lauderdale, also known as the “Venice of America”, is one of Florida's most attractive cities. This quintessentially Floridian city has preserved historic buildings, museums, sightseeing walks along the New River banks, and lots of navigable canals. Fort Lauderdale has become a great place to visit during spring and summer vacations.

Tour Duration: 2 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 3.3 km
Beach Walking Tour in Fort Lauderdale

Beach Walking Tour in Fort Lauderdale

Fort Lauderdale, dubbed the “Venice of America”, is one of Florida's most attractive cities with lots to offer any visitor, including navigable canals and gorgeous beaches. A top destination for both spring and summer vacations, with one of the most popular things to do being a long walk along the city's ocean line. This beach walk has got all the activities and attractions that make up the Florida lifestyle.

Tour Duration: 3 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 7.9 km
Dania Beach Recreational Tour

Dania Beach Recreational Tour

Dania Beach is a small municipality of suburban Fort Lauderdale that was originally part of Broward County. Its name comes from the first Danish emigrants that settled here in the late 19th Century. This little town is famous for being the home of all things fishing, with a Fishing Hall of Fame and many of the best fishing spots in all of south Florida. It's also a top US location for Jai-Alai, the world's fastest ball game.

Tour Duration: 3 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 7.1 km
Shopping Tour in Fort Lauderdale

Shopping Tour in Fort Lauderdale

As well as being a classic tourist destination, Fort Lauderdale is also a top place to go shopping. Its charming Las Olas Boulevard district is chock full of specialty shops, fashion boutiques and galleries. The sunny beachfront area also has its fair share of shops, souvenir boutiques, plus a beach plaza with great entertainment. Take our Shopping Tour to catch all the best shops in these areas.

Tour Duration: 1 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 0.7 km
Historic Walk in Downtown Fort Lauderdale

Historic Walk in Downtown Fort Lauderdale

Downtown Fort Lauderdale is home to three designated historic districts: The Sailboat Bend, The Himmarshee and The Stranahan House. Each holds a range of houses and buildings from the mid-19th Century and the 20th Century, that together tell the fascinating story of the development of this growing city and its communities.

Tour Duration: 4 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 7.5 km