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Hollywood, Florida Events

Stay current on South Florida's ever-changing entertainment, events and dining scene. To fully experience Hollywood's unique style and local flavor, plan to stay and dine. Our restaurant page offers a multitude of options to discover where you can experience the atmosphere of an international bistros and sidewalk cafes in Downtown, or scenic oceanfront dining on the Hollywood Beach Broadwalk or dockside dining on the Intracoastal Waterway.
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Ride the Hollywood Trolley! The best way to get to and from events on the Beach and in the Downtown.
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Special Events

ArtsPark at Young Circle
Sunday, August 10, 2014 • 7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

Bring a drum or percussion instrument to the ArtsPark and participate in a guided drum circle. All skill levels welcome. Meet at the Palm Court (West Side).

Upcoming dates: Sept. 8, Oct. 8, Nov. 6, Dec. 6, Jan. 4, Feb. 3, March 5, April 4, May 3, June 2

Information: Resurrection Drums, 954-926-0204 •

Hollywood Beach & Broadwalk
Sunday, August 17, 2014 • 11:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Main stage performances, Latin food, arts & crafts, exhibitors and kids fun.

Information: 954-536-4515 or

Art and Culture Center of Hollywood
1650 Harrison Street

EXHIBITION: The Art of Nathan Sawaya featuring In Pieces
Exhibit runs through August 17, 2014
Internationally renowned artist Nathan Sawaya returns this summer with all new sculptures and mixed-media works that continue to change the way we look at LEGO® bricks. More info

EXHIBITION: Rod Faulds: Recent Photo-Based Works
Exhibit runs through August 17, 2014
Rod Faulds employs digital photography to create semi-abstract works that live in a space between photography and painting. His work presents and blends photographic images into repeated patterns of light and color. More info

EXHIBITION: H-Allen Benowitz: People of the World
Exhibit runs through August 17, 2014
H-Allen Benowitz’s developed an interest in photography early in life, inspired by National Geographic magazine and his mentors. In his worldly travels his eye tends to gravitate towards people. He is interested in their varying customs, occupations, personal lives, colorful dress, religious and other rituals, plights and hardships, and how they seem to thrive and survive among the most daunting of challenges. More info

Nature & Parks Events

Click here to view a variety of events and adventures available at Anne Kolb Nature Center at West Lake Park, Hollywood North Beach Park, and TopeeKeegee Yugnee (T.Y.) Park.

Recurring Events

Downtown Hollywood
Third Saturday of the month • 7:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.

Look over the shoulder of an artist painting and visit the art galleries and businesses showcasing local, regional and international artwork during ArtWalk every 3rd Saturday of the month.

Information: 954-924-2980 or click here for details.

Hollywood Boulevard in Downtown Hollywood
First Sunday of the month • 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Series returns September 7, 2014!

The Downtown Hollywood Dream Car Classic Car Show features dozens of classic cars, trucks and other vehicles of interest. Attendance is FREE. Vehicle registration is $20. To pre-register for the Dream Car Classic, visit Vehicles also will be registered the morning of the show as space permits. Participation limited to 85 vehicles. Awards for the Top 30 vehicles and the People's Choice Award.

Information: 954-825-1027 or

ArtsPark at Young Circle
Every Monday • 5:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.

Bring your chairs, bring your blankets and of course bring your appetite! Select from over 20 different food trucks. FREE admission. Menu prices vary.


ArtsPark at Young Circle
Every Friday • 5:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

The best FREE family social event in town featuring a bounce house, face painters & more!

Information: 954-921-3500

ArtsPark at Young Circle
Every Friday • 8:00 p.m.

A FREE family friendly flick each week. Bring a blanket or a lawn chair.

July 25: Yogi Bear - PG
August 1: Turbo - PG
August 8: The Karate Kid (2010) - PG
August 15: The Sandlot - PG
August 22: Bolt - PG
August 29: Life of Pi - PG

Future titles to be announced

Information: 954-921-3500

ArtsPark at Young Circle
Every Saturday • 8:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.

Get your groove on at ARTSPARK LIVE!, a free concert series dedicated to showcasing South Florida's finest talent in the heart of Downtown Hollywood. Enjoy a variety of musical styles at the ArtsPark Amphitheater.

Upcoming dates/times to be announced.

Information: 954-921-3500 or

Hollywood Beach Theater
Every week • 7:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

Dance on the Broadwalk or just enjoy the music. Year-round series features music ranging from easy listening to line dancing to blues, R&B and rock & roll to special theme nights.

Click here for featured performers. Performances are subject to weather conditions.

Information: 954-921-3404

ArtsPark at Young Circle
Every Thursday, Friday, & Saturday • 7 p.m. - 10 p.m.

Hollywood is home to the centuries old tradition of glassblowing at the ArtsPark in Downtown Hollywood. Master glassblowers perform live demonstrations in the glassblowing studio every Thursday, Friday and Saturday from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. Sit comfortably in the theater style viewing area and watch the glassblowers create vessels and sculptures from molten glass that is over 2,000 degrees. Expert artists use the same traditional process that has been around for centuries. There's also a gallery connected to the studio with the latest work on display and available for purchase. Classes for novice to advanced area available for individuals and groups of up to three people.

Information: 607-382-6007 or

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