Plantation in Broward County Florida was originally owed by the Everglades Plantation Company which gave way to its official motto ?The Grass is Greener?. Plantation Florida is over 22 square miles 20 miles north of Miami and 15 minutes from the Fort Lauderdale/Hollywood International Airport. With summer temperatures at 85 and winter at 65 Plantation has the ideal location and climate. Plantation with its hometown atmosphere just borders the glamour of the bright lights and big city, only miles away from Miami and Hollywood.
From its child hood back in 1838, Plantation Florida was in the midst of a warzone between the original natives of the land, these wars lasting 7 years were known as the Seminole or Florida Wars. Despite the rocky start back in 1838 in 2008 Plantation was named one of the nations 100 Best communities for young people by America?s Promise Alliance. In 2005 the city was a site of tragedy as it was devastated by the affects of Hurricane Wilma. Plantation survived a rocky past filled with countless tragedy and emerged as a now thriving city ideal to live work or visit.
Today Plantation Florida is home of over 85,000 people. The city celebrates its rich history but does not forget the tragedies that have help to build that history. Plantation is a premier place to visit for a few days or a few months. The historical timeline of Plantation can be revisited through its many museums and libraries and city tours. Also home to over 42 parks including golf courses, biking and hiking trails, camps and outdoor leisure activities. A quality unique to Plantation is its hosting of annual events designed around the four seasons. This makes a visit extra special with this one of a kind celebration of the city which can be enjoyed by all ages.
Events in Plantation
Earth Day Dia Family Celebration
at Lauderdale Lakes Library Find Tickets
Please join us for a fun educational and delicious program. Decorate your own planter and fill with your favorite herbs.
Band & Barbecue Live Reggae and Pop Music Every Wednesday, Fort Lauderdale
at ifrolix lounge Find Tickets
Let us have a fun time, great live music, DJ mixing your favorites with barbecue style food and drinks. Admission FREE, Starts at 7pm, See you there.
DA SING OFF
at Gigis Music Cafe Find Tickets
Date And Time Thu, Apr 25, 2019, 8:00 PM – Fri, Apr 26, 2019, 12:00 AM EDT
Mother's Day Event
at Signature Grand Find Tickets
We are excited to be having our Mothers Day Breakfast this year at Signature Grand. Invite the woman in your lives to join us for a wonderful time of fellowship and growing in the Lord.
The Travel Brandz Destination Pop Up Shop
at 1729 NW 38th Ave Find Tickets
The travel brandz invites you to pop up and shop with us. We will be showcasing many vendors to serve YOU. Join us for a HUGE SALE from merchandise such as lashes, makeup, edibles, bundles, clothing items and much much more.
Tika J's "Here I Am" Album Release
at Praise Tabernacle International Inc Find Tickets
This is an event you don't want to miss. Tika J will be releasing her very first album!
Johnny Cupcakes Pop-Up Shop / TATE'S Comics / STAR WARS DAY
at TATE'S Comics + Toys + More Find Tickets
It's another "May The Fourth Be With You" event, with our fine friends at TATE'S Comics! It also happens to be FREE Comic Book Day at TATE'S, so you know it will be the biggest thing happening in this galaxy! I'll be popping up my tent canopy in front of the store, so t
OURstory Fashion Show & Cultural Expo
at African-American Research Library And Cultural Center Find Tickets
Village Life FL, Inc. is back for the 3rd year with the OURstory Fashion Show & Culture Expo.
Cinco de Mayo Block Party
at The Fountains Find Tickets
Join us on Cinco de Mayo for a block party outside of LIME Fresh Mexican Grill at The Fountains!
Mother's Day Card Maker Station for Ages 6-12 Years!
at Lauderhill Central Park Library Find Tickets
Honor Mom in a creative and fun way! Come to Lauderdale Central Park Library's Mother's Day Maker Station and design a very special card for that very special woman in your life.