Christmas in Davie Florida 2019

Christmas in Davie Florida and Broward County are full of excellent ways to celebrate the season.  Here is just a sampling of some of the activities in and around Davie that will make your holiday season special. Flamingo Gardens, Christmas in Davie Flamingo Gardens is a magical place during the holidays. You’ll find tens of thousands of lights shining in the Arboretum and Gardens. Stop by after 5 p.m. to get the full effect of the lights at 25% off regular admission. There’s a new event this year, a 3-D projection show. It will run starting at 6 p.m. through… Read More

Things to Do in Davie: Fall Fun at Flamingo Road Nursery

Flamingo Road Nursery

If you’re looking at Davie real estate, you might wonder what type of things there are to do in Davie in the fall. A visit to the Flamingo Road Nursery should definitely be on your list of things to do for fall fun. Flamingo Road Nursery Overview It might seem strange to visit a plant nursery for anything more than buying plants for your home. But, in the case of Flamingo Road Nursery, there’s always something going on. The Nursery is located at 1655 South Flamingo Road in Davie, and they’re open form 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. every day…. Read More

From Davie to Las Olas Boulevard: It’s Something You Need to See

From Davie to Las Olas Boulevard

Why would you want to go from Davie to Las Olas Boulevard? It’s an excellent place to eat, shop, and enjoy close by Fort Lauderdale! East Las Olas Boulevard is just about 13 miles from downtown Davie. It’s right in the heart of Fort Lauderdale, and there are all kinds of things to see and do. How to Get From Davie to Las Olas Boulevard It’s not a long trip to get from Davie to Las Olas Boulevard, and most of it is highway driving. One of the best ways to get there is to take I-595 to I-95 North…. Read More

Davie Holiday Events 2018

Christmas in Davie FL

It’s a busy time of year. Sometimes it seems like there’s never enough time to get everything done. So, if you’ve been busy making preparations, you may have neglected to spend some time enjoying the holiday activities in Davie and Broward County. Here are some holiday events you can enjoy before and after Christmas. Davie, Florida Flamingo Gardens’ Santa’s Little Helpers: December 22 and 23, from 2-5 p.m. Bring the kids and help the elves give out treats to the animals, talk to Santa, Ride the Animal Train through the Arboretum, use the bounce house, and enjoy holiday music and… Read More

Davie Florida Dog Parks

Things to do in Davie

Do you love your dog? There are many people in Davie who do. And, luckily enough, there are Davie Florida dog parks all around the area! Happy Tails Dog Park at Seminole Park – Plantation, Florida This dog park is located in the City of Plantation, just 3.5 miles from the center of Davie. It’s a place where you can meet your friends who are dog lovers themselves, and give both you and your pet some recreation time. The Park hosts the local Police Force’s Plantation Canine Unit. Three different activity areas on five acres of land give you and your… Read More

Things to Do in Davie: Gulfstream Park

Gulfstream Park for Kids

Well, Gulfstream Park isn’t right in Davie, but it’s only about 15 miles away and easy to find. There’s something for couples, singles and families to do all year around. An important venue for horseracing, the Park hosts world-class thoroughbreds, many of whom are reaching for glory in the Triple Crown races. The Casino offers two floors of slot machines, live poker games, and tournaments. But, don’t think that it’s just an adult venue – you’ll enjoy Gulfstream Park for kids, too! The popularity of the destination is obvious in the excellent reviews found on Tripadvisor. Beyond the racing and… Read More

Halloween Fun in Davie Florida 2018

Halloween in Davie 2018

Halloween in America today is a holiday focused on children and community. If you live in the Davie area, you’ll have many choices of ways to celebrate. What is Halloween Anyway? There are many stories about how Halloween came to be. Some people think it relates to witchcraft, but research done by the History Channel doesn’t mention witches. The most common thinking is that Halloween started in Ireland over 2,000 years ago. The Celts, who lived in what is now Ireland, celebrated a holiday that marked the end of summer, the harvest, and the beginning of the stark winter. Their… Read More

Things to do in Davie Fl: Broward Center for the Performing Arts

Broward Center for the Performing Arts

When you first purchase Davie Fl real estate, you may think that the amenities in Fort Lauderdale are too far away to visit easily. What you’ll find, however, is that you can visit many of the fun things to do in Davie Fl by driving just a few miles into Fort Lauderdale. The Broward Center for the Performing Arts is one of those things. Broward Center for the Performing Arts: Overview You may be surprised to learn that the Center is just 11 miles from downtown Davie. It’s not much of a trip to visit a theater ranked among the… Read More

Things to do in Davie: Ready to Be a Rock Star?

Things to do in Davie

If you’re not a rock star, you can get as close as you’ll ever be when you visit the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Hollywood, Florida. It’s a mere five miles from downtown Davie. The Casino The casino covers 140,000 square feet of space and contains 2,000 slot machines, over 100 table and poker games, a high-limit table room, high-limit slot room, a smoke free room, a VIP lounge and over 40 high stakes tables for poker. The décor centers around music memorabilia. The Hotel If you want a staycation, you can stay at the hotel. You can… Read More

Things to Do in Davie: Secret Woods Nature Center

Secret Woods Nature Center Davie Florida

If you like the outdoors, you’ll love the Secret Woods Nature Center. It is the first nature center built in Broward County, and it’s just minutes away from Davie. Broward County designated the 57-acre site as an Urban Wilderness Area. That means the Center is part of the County’s program to establish a park system of urban areas that will be permanently maintained as wilderness areas. The Center has many outdoor activities for residents of Davie and the surrounding communities. In addition, visitors from other parts of the country rates it highly on Trip Advisor. Julia Hall If you’re looking… Read More