‘The FedEx Orange Bowl’ and respective events; the college football showcase that hosts a football game between two selected conference champions.
FEBRUARY TO APRIL
‘Spring Break’; young co-eds from all over the world travel to Ft. Lauderdale for their annual break from school (college/ university) to enjoy the comfort of South Florida in regards to the weather, beaches & nightlife.
LATE FEBRUARY TO LATE MARCH
‘Spring Training Baseball’; before the start of the Major League Baseball season, the Baltimore Orioles train in Ft. Lauderdale and host other Major League teams in practice games.
‘Sony Ericsson Open’; ATP Men’s and WTA women’s professional tennis hits Miami at the Tennis Center in Crandon Park.
‘AVP Professional Beach Volleyball Tour’; the best beach volleyball players in the world ascend on Ft. Lauderdale Beach to claim the Ft. Lauderdale title in respective tour.
‘The July 4th Fireworks Spectacular on Ft. Lauderdale Beach’; spend Independence Day evening on the beach watching the magnificent fireworks display.
LATE OCTOBER TO EARLY NOVEMBER
‘Ft. Lauderdale International Boat Show’; the world’s largest boat show in the Yachting capital.
‘The Ford 400’ at Homestead/ Miami Speedway; the last race of the ‘Sprint Cup’ series season for NASCAR.
‘The Winterfest Boat Parade’; the holiday season in Ft. Lauderdale wouldn’t be the same without this annual event.