12 Things To Do in South Florida This Month

12 Things To Do In South Florida It’s Spring Break season here in South Florida! The beaches and bars are overflowing with college students. All native South Floridians know to stay as far way from A1A and the beach during this time of year. If you can’t go to the beach in South Florida, what else is there to do? Plenty!!!

Today, I’m here to share with you a list of interesting none ocean related things to do in South Florida. With the help of Groupon, I have crafted a list of recommendations for visitors and those who live locally.

What to Do:

Fun Center’s Scoot Coupe Rental

You can enjoy the amazing South Florida weather by renting a scoot coupe and hit the road. Fun Center offers a 90 minute guided tour and explore downtown Fort Lauderdale on your own. The scoot coupe fits 2 adults and is street legal. This fun and unique vehicle can go up to 35mph. You can ride your scoot coupe to Downtown Fort Lauderdale, Fort Lauderdale Beach and Las Olas.

Choose from Three Options:

  • $48.99 for a two-hour Scoot Coupe rental for two ($69 value)

  • $93.99 for a two-hour Scoot Coupe rental for four ($138 value)

  • $178.99 for a two-hour Scoot Coupe rental for eight ($276 value)

Chamber Escape

Chamber Escape is a real-life escape room game experience located in Fort Lauderdale. You and your team are locked in a room for an hour and have to solve a series of puzzles and clues to escape. Each clue leads you closer to kind the “key” escape the room. You will have to search high and low for clues and work together if you want to escape. The game is monitored by an employee and there are no physical activities or challenges involved in the game. Chamber Escape is a fun and exhilarating mind game for friends, families, and co-workers.

I’m not trying to brag, but my friends and I made it out in an hour and we even went to happy hour first! Disclaimer: My girl squad is like low-key geniuses and we work well as a team.  So, I don’t recommend going to happy hour beforehand for everybody. LOL!

Check out the deal here.

Choose from Four Options:

  • $34 for one 60-minute room-escape challenge for two ($56 value)

  • $67 for one 60-minute room-escape challenge for four ($112 value)

  • $97 for one 60-minute room-escape challenge for six ($168 value)

  • $127 for one 60-minute room-escape challenge for eight ($224 value)

Fort Lauderdale Museum

For more than half a century, the Fort Lauderdale History Museum has documented the history of the Fort Lauderdale area, from its prehistoric inhabitants up through the city’s 20th-century incorporation. As the physical address for the Fort Lauderdale Historical Society, the landmark educates the public through a diverse range of activities, including lectures and tours for adults and children alike. Broward County’s first building on the National Register This graceful southern plantation houses exhibits of Seminole Indian, Archeological, Railroad, Military, and Pioneer artifacts from prehistoric through the present. Art and photography exhibits change frequently in the 2 downstairs galleries.

Choose Between Two Options:

  • $30 for general admission for two ($30 value)

  • $15 for general admission for four ($60 value)

General admission includes access to the History Museum, Pioneer House Museum, and the 1899 Replica Schoolhouse. Tours are held every day starting at 1 p.m., 2 p.m., and 3 p.m.

Check out the deal here.

Strikers Family Sportscenter

Who doesn’t love bowling? At Strikers, bowlers handpick their favorite from a selection of neon balls and watch the 42-inch scoring monitors come to life with animated computer graphics. Strikers has 40 lanes and a snack bar.

Choose This Option:

$35 for a bowling package for up to five (up to a $74.15 value)

  • Two hours of bowling

  • Shoe rental for up to five people

  • One large pizza

Check out the deal here.

Everglades Safari Park

Visit the Florida Everglades’ premier and most complete airboat attraction. Everglades Safari Park has a modern fleet of airboats of all sizes, capable of accommodating singles, couples, families, and large groups. Explore nature’s River of Grass on an Eco-Adventure tour or on a small private airboat.

Choose from Three Options:

  • $20 for an Eco-Adventure Tour for one adult (a $25 value)

  • $39 for an Eco-Adventure Tour for two adults (a $46 value)

  • $79 for an Eco-Adventure Tour for four adults (a $92 value)

Each tour includes the following:

  • 30- to 40-minute airboat ride

  • Alligator Wildlife Nature Show

  • Access to the jungle trail, observation platform, and exhibits

Check out the deal here.

Where to Sip & Dine:

Drinkhouse Fire and Ice Bar

Frost yourself with our “Ice Bar Experience”. Enter our breathtaking, 23-degree winter wonderland constructed from 100,000 pounds of pure glacial ice. The Ice Bar Experience lasts 30-45 minutes so we provide faux fur coats and a pair of gloves to keep you warm before you begin your one-of-a-kind, exhilarating social experience. Then thaw your senses and warm up in our sultry Experimental Cocktail Fire Lounge. Feel the rush inside, where avant-garde libations bring the heat unlike any other cocktail bar in South Florida.

Choose from Four Options:

  •  $24 for two tickets to the Ice Bar and use of faux fur coat and gloves, valid any day of the week ($34 value)

  • $22 for two tickets to the Ice Bar and use of faux fur coat and gloves, valid Sunday-Thursday ($34 value)

  • $60 for a “Cool” Family Night Out which includes Ice Bar admission for two adults, two children, and two drinks ($96 value)

  • $182 for a Fire and Ice Experience for four, which includes four adult Ice Bar tickets, four drinks and a bottle of sparkling wine in the Fire Lounge ($388 value)

Drinkhouse Fire and Ice Bar’s dress code is business casual, and no sandals or shorts are allowed after 8 p.m. Family Package valid only for 2 adults and 2 children under 18 years of age.

Check out the deal here.

Bull Market

Enjoy downtown Fort Lauderdale. First stop ….Bull Market. Bull Market was named by Zaagat as one of the best new restaurants in 2014 and was honored by winning the award for “Best New Bar in 2015” and is the only restaurant in South Florida to ever win “Best Happy Hour”, “Best Burger” and “Best Brunch” in the same year in the prestigious New Times yearly awards. In 2016 Bull Market won Burger Beast and Amstel Light’s “Best Burger in Broward” awards.

Choose Between Two Options:

  • $11.50 for $20 worth of contemporary comfort food and drinks for two or more

  • $23 for $40 worth of contemporary comfort food and drinks for four or more

Check out the deal here.

Bongos Cuban Café

Bongos Cuban Café (located in the Seminole Hard Rock Casino) is known for its sumptuous food—the eatery won the Pat LaFrieda award for Best Lechon at the South Beach Wine & Food Festival Swine & Wine Event in 2013. Aromas of beef, grilled chicken, and sautéed seafood waft from Bongos Cuban Café, where chefs satisfy diners’ hunger pangs with authentic Cuban dishes served in a lively tropical atmosphere. Continue the evening with dancing and gambling at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino after dinner.

Choose Between Two Options:

  • $28 for $40 worth of Cuban cuisine and drinks for two, valid Wednesday, Thursday, and Sunday

  • $47 for $70 worth of Cuban cuisine and drinks for four, valid Wednesday, Thursday, and Sunday

Check out the deal here.

Where to Sweat:

CycleBar Davie

At CycleBar, there’s an indoor cycling class for all those goals and more, each with its own light show and music. Cycle Bar is nothing like your average gym’s spining class. CycleBar takes spinning to the next level in the most fun way.  If you’re not sure what instructor to take, I recommend Laura her class is a lot of fun! Check her out on Instagram at cyclebar_laura.

Choose This Option:

  • $39 for four premium indoor cycling sessions and a water bottle ($85 value)

This offer is valid for new clients only

Check out the deal here.

P.S. Yoga Studios

This studio’s yoga classes cover all levels of practice, from soothing, stretching-based Yin yoga to advanced Power Flow sessions, and even children’s yoga. Leading these classes is a group of experienced instructors, each of whom is approachable, welcoming, and able to stretch into the shape of a soft pretzel. I love the vibe at P.S. Yoga Studios, I always leave feeling calm and relaxed. The owner, instructors, and other yogis at this studio are super friendly and helpful to beginners.

Choose Between Two Options:

  • $55 for 10 yoga classes ($110 value)

  • $99.50 for 20 yoga classes ($200 value)

Check out the deal here.

Where to Relax:

Callisto Therapeutic Spa

During skincare treatments, aestheticians slough off dead skin cells and lipstick prints from overeager aunts with microdermabrasion and deeply exfoliate backs with back facials. Their customized Callisto Classic facial treats a variety of skin woes, including acne and fine lines with such ingredients as salicylic acid, witch hazel, vitamin E, and willow bark. When I visited the spa last February, my esthetician was Bridget. She was knowledgeable of my skin type and passionate about skin care. She did a great job, my skin was glowing when I left! 

Choose This Option:

  • $48 for one 50 minute Callisto facial

Check out the deal here.

Body & Soul Retreat

Body & Soul Retreat’s goal is not only to help clients relax physically, but spiritually, too. Take its popular Haven package, whose full-body massage, deep pore-cleansing facial, manicure, and hydrotherapy peppermint pedicure provide guests with a soothing experience. Visitors also have their pick of spa services ranging from exfoliating facial peels to healing therapies such as prenatal, hot stone, and Thai massages.

Choose This Option:

  • $178 for a couples retreat spa package with a 90-minute massage ($360 value)

Each package includes scalp massages, foot reflexology, soothing hot stones, and aromatherapy. Couples also enjoy a wine toast and fruit-infused water.

Check out the deal here.

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4 Responses to 12 Things To Do in South Florida This Month

  1. Shanelle says:

    Great post. I’m from SoFL and didn’t even know about some of these places. I’ll have to keep them in mind next time I visit.

    • obsessionssporadic@gmail.com says:

      Im glad you liked the post! Groupon has some great deals if you want to try new things on a budget!

  2. Patrick L. says:

    Great compilation of things to do! I love the Workout part and the Spa as well. I will try to check them out in Groupon. Thanks for this informative post!

    Here are also some ideas kids will enjoy doing Check it out
    https://modernlivingre.com/things-to-do-wpb-kids/

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