With zero chances of rain and lots of sun, there's tons of fun to be had this weekend in South Florida. Here are some great events you -- and your family and friends -- can check out:
NBC 6 Night with the Florida Panthers
NBC 6 is taking over the BB&T Center in Sunrise on Saturday as the Florida Panthers face-off with the Boston Bruins at 7 p.m. Tickets are still available. If you plan on going, you can use promo code "NBC6" for a special discount, just for our viewers. More details here.
The sporty fun continues this weekend at the Miami Open, now being held at the Hard Rock Stadium in Miami Gardens for the first time in its 35 year history. More than 150 of world’s top tennis players will be hitting the court, including many of your favorites such as Serena Williams, Naomi Osaka, Roger Federer, and many more. Guests can also look enjoy world class entertainment, art, music, and food. More details here.
Renaissance Festival Meets Hogwarts
It’s the grand finale of the Florida Renaissance Festival this weekend in Pompano Beach at Quiet Waters Park – and muggles, witches, wizards, and fantasy creatures are joining the party. Wingardium Leviosa off the couch to experience the magic in the Village of Kegsworthy. More details here.
Food and wine, anyone?
The inaugural Greater Fort Lauderdale Food & Wine Festival is underway. The event is the first of its kind in Fort Lauderdale and will feature delicious culinary creations and cocktails from local restaurants, wineries and breweries. Guests can look forward to a weekend on food trucks, cooking demos, tasting events, art installations, music, and more. The event isn’t just for adults. Kids can will also be able to jump around in bounce houses, have their face painted and create their own jewelry. More details here.
Venezuelan Freedom Concert
Venezuelans across South Florida will gather for a free concert on Saturday at Bayfront Park in downtown Miami to show solidarity with their homeland. The "Down with the Chains, a Song of Liberty" freedom concert will kick off at 2 p.m. and will feature singer, songwriter and actor Enrique Divine. Organizers will also be collecting goods and donations for the country during the event. More details here.
There are tons of more fun events all around South Florida this weekend. Check out the NBC 6 Community Calendar for a complete list of local events.