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
SoLa Rum, Food & Wine Festival
SIP, TASTE, & STROLL UNDER THE STARS... SoLa Rum, Food, & Wine Festival showcases wine, rum and food pairings in a beautiful outdoor environment located in the center of it all. The Festival highlights the soul of Lauderhill: live entertainment, multicul
The Saturdays comedy/talent showcase
at 5562 W Oakland Park Blvd Find Tickets
A night of laughter& entertainment
DRINK “N” RAVE
E40 8th ANNUAL BIRTHDAY BASH Hosted By @MummaBlakks @shabba_upyahnow ??$100 BOTTLE OF HENNESSY ALL NIGHT??
Books & Brew
at Ella Cafe Find Tickets
SMA South Florida presents our first book club meeting at Ella Cafe! We will be reading Black Holes & White Spaces which summarizes the collective wisdom and hard work of over 70 exemplary CHROs and business leaders.
Jamaican Round Robin Party
at Tip Top Pub Find Tickets
Come out and party with us!! All admissions and food is free!! Be there!! Party until the sun comes out!! Adress:5562 West Oakland Park Blvd,Oakland Park FL 33313 Contact: 954-822-4541 for more info
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!
Caribbean Village Festival - Culture | Food | Music
at Lauderhill Sports Park Find Tickets
The Caribbean Village Festival is a family-friendly event that features live Caribbean music and entertainment for the entire family including arts and crafts, food tasting, and cook-off competitions. This distinctive event helps The Galleon Foundation; A non-profit org