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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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More details about this week's events, classes, business specials and more can be found here.

Special Events

Hollywood Beach Broadwalk
Saturday, December 3, 2016 • 7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

Join us for the 61st Annual Hollywood Beach Candy Cane Parade featuring dozens of lighted floats and vehicles with parade participants tossing out candy canes and starlight mints all along the parade route to the thousands of spectators who line the Broadwalk. Parade route runs from Scott Street south to Harrison Street.

Information: 954-921-3404 or click here for details.

Hollywood Boulevard in Downtown Hollywood
Sunday, December 4, 2016 • 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
and the 1st Sunday of every month

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
Tuesday, December 13, 2016 • 7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
and every month on the Full Moon

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: Jan. 12, Feb. 10, Mar. 12, Apr. 11, May 10, June 9, July 9, Aug. 7, Sept. 6

Information: Resurrection Drums, 954-926-0204 •

Downtown Hollywood
Saturday, December 17, 2016 • 5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
and the 3rd Saturday of every month

Visit galleries and shops in Downtown Hollywood while enjoying art, cultural entertainment, live music, murals and more!

Special Enhancements:
Artisan Market at the ArtWalk
Join us for the launch of the Artisan Market at the ArtWalk! Featuring pop-up shops, artist showcases, handmade items, local purveyors, vintage shopping, boutique goods and FUN! Located between Harrison Street and Tyler Street on 20th Avenue.

Mural Tour, 6-7pm
This guided tour lets you learn the stories behind the art and artists of the Downtown Hollywood Mural Project. Meet at the Visitor Center Information Booth at Anniversary Park on the corner of 20th Avenue & Hollywood Blvd.

Impulse Art, 8-9pm
Fusion of music and painting (live art performance). Artist Daniel Pontet will be painting with his feet inspired by the rhythm of drumming guided by Jeff Lee, Evan Kline, and Adrian Jones. Located between 2014 & 2020 Harrison Street.

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

ArtsPark at Young Circle
Sunday, December 18, 2016 • 6:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

Hollywood Meditation Groups invite you to World Meditation Hour. Live music, meditation and a Tai Chi demonstration. Please bring a chair or blanket and bring friends.

Information: 954-962-7447 or

Hollywood Blvd & Harrison St in Downtown Hollywood
Sunday, March 12, 2017 • 12:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Featuring a traditional float parade with bands, pipers and drums, a free concert, an activity area for kids, Irish food & drink, and much more.

Information: 954-921-3404

Recurring Events

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.
*Lawn seating. Bring a blanket or a beach chair.

December 2: Elf - PG
December 9: How the Grinch Stole Christmas - PG
December 16: Home Alone - PG
December 23: No movie
December 30: No movie

January 6: The Angry Birds Movie- PG
January 13: Selma- PG-13
January 20: The Karate Kid (2010)- PG
January 27: No Movie

February 3: 42: The Jackie Robinson Story - PG-13
February 10: The Help - PG-13
February 17: Race - PG-13
February 24: The Great Debaters - PG-13

March 3: The Incredibles - PG
March 10: Dolphin Tale - PG
March 17: Brooklyn - PG-13
March 24: Finding Dory - PG
March 31: The Sandlot - PG

Future titles to be announced.

Information: 954-921-3500

ArtsPark at Young Circle
Monday, Thursday - Saturday • 7:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
plus Saturday • 2:00 p.m. - 6:00 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 Monday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m., and Saturday afternoons from 2 p.m. to 6 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: 954-732-7231 or

1650 Harrison Street

• transphysics: istwa, landscapes, paisajes
• Rafael Domenech: Pleiades
• Vanessa Diaz: To Receive an Intrusion by Observing What We Have

Exhibitions run through January 8, 2017
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