March 2, 2017

Welcome to Hollywood, Florida


Welcome to Hollywood, Florida! Just minutes away from the beach you will find downtown Hollywood, characterized by its side-walk cafes, boutiques, restaurants, bars, art galleries and much more. This city offers many different activities for all budgets and for all members of the family.

Art & Culture

Art, culture and history play a very important role in Hollywood. The Art & Culture Center of Hollywood, ArtsPark at Young Circle, the Mural Project and ArtWalk are some references where this can be seen. Here modern, regional and international art are exhibited; music & live performances, cultural events, food, wine & artisan festivals are hosted weekly and all year long.

Art & Culture Center of Hollywood - Contemporary exhibitions, live performances, concerts and education programs are demonstrated.


Art Walk - You can enjoy an evening of jazz, violin or harp, see artists painting and visit galleries. Check the website for special events.


Mural Project - To enhance and enrich the existing cultural fabric of the community.


ArtsPark at Young Circle - Friendly park for outdoor activities, festival, concerts and demonstrations.

http://www.hollywoodfl.org/65/ArtsPark-at-Young-Circle

Broward Art Guild - Visuals art exhibitions throughout the year.

Every month there are special events taking place in Hollywood:

  • Live performances and concerts
  • Movie night
  • Food & wine festivals
  • Cultural activities such as Mural Tour, Impulse Art, ArtWalk & more
  • Shows and workshops
  • Instrument Circles
  • Family events
These are only some of the celebrations that you can be part of. Stay current and check our ongoing and monthly events posted in our blog.

Shopping

As for shopping you have diverse options, from high end to affordable. Boutiques and shops offer the finest selection of shoes, clothing, accessories, innovations and antiques. You can find the latest trends from local and international designers.

Museum

Spend a day of discovery exploring 2 floors of fascinating interactive exhibits at the Museum of Discovery and Science. Take a ride on the everglades airboat adventure, experience hurricane force winds, dig for fossils or experience an IMAX film adventure.

Check the website for more information and events:

Outdoor

Anne Kolb Nauture Center is a nature reserve with walking & paddling trails through mangroves. There is an observation tower you can go for spectacular views, an aquarium, fishing and wildlife.

Check the website for more information and events:
http://www.broward.org/parks/westlakepark/pages/annekolbnaturecenter.aspx

Dining and Nightlife

Hollywood´s local and international flavor is also a must to experience. There are countless cafes, bars, restaurants and bistros to pick from. You can taste local authentic delights as well as international cuisine; Asian, Italian, Jamaican, French, Spanish, Mediterranean and much more. For breakfast, lunch, dinner or just coffee, plenty of options are available for each taste.
Additionally, you can relax and thrill to live concerts, rock music, blues, jazz and more.


Check here for some places you can discover:
http://www.floridashollywood.org/dining_nightlife.aspx



Hollywood offers a trolley service which runs daily, 7 days a week. It departs approx. every 30-40 min. from different stops and it can take you from different sites between downtown and the beach. It costs $1 per ride and children age 5 and under ride FREE.

Check here for more information: