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101 Days of Summer in Fort Lauderdale, Florida

by Aoife O'Riordan

Jun 8, 2023

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Destinations / North America

Visit Lauderdale’s new 101 Days of Summer campaign makes family travel to this sunny Florida destination easier than ever. The campaign showcases exciting experiences across Greater Fort Lauderdale’s 31 communities.



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Highlights of the campaign include:


  • Scuba dive or snorkel around a living coral reef at Lauderdale-By-The-Sea or in Hollywood Beach, two of the only beaches in the continental United States where you can do these activities right off the beach without a boat required
  • Go on a full-moon kayak tour at Hugh Taylor Birch State Park
  • Bring your kids to Funky Fish Ocean Camp
  • On June 17, take part in the Stonewall Pride Parade and Street Festival in Wilton Manors to celebrate the LGBTQIA+ community
  • Celebrate the Fourth of July with games, arts and crafts, big-name bands and more at the Fort Lauderdale Beach Fourth of July Spectacular, ending with fireworks at 8:45 p.m.
  • Climb the 175-step spiral staircase of the historic Hillsborough Lighthouse
  • Go horseback riding at Equestrian Center Park in Parkland or at American Horse Trails in Southwest Ranches
  • Visit Miramar Cultural Center for international Caribbean and African cultural presentations


The campaign encourages visitors and locals to try any of the 101 ways to explore the diversity of Greater Fort Lauderdale. The most adventurous can even take an airboat ride in Everglades National Park to spot alligators, wading birds and other native Florida creatures.



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“We wanted to provide our visitors and locals with a roadmap to relaxation this summer,” said Stacy Ritter, CEO, Visit Lauderdale. “So, whether it’s sunbathing, boating, fishing, shopping or exploring our decadent foodie paradise, our list has something for everyone.”


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