Endless Entertainment in Hollywood & Fort Lauderdale, South Florida

From lively sporting events beside our South Florida beaches to raucous jazz festivals, Hollywood Florida is the focal point of diverse entertainment suitable for both couples and entire families. Stay at The Walkabout Beach Resort and check out all of the Hollywood and Fort Lauderdale attractions.

Art and history enthusiasts may find themselves overwhelmed by our incredible museums and non-profit cultural centers. The Ah-Tah-Thi-Ki Museum at Okalee displays an unrivaled collection of historical and cultural Seminole artifacts. Catch a rock and roll or comedy show at the Hard Rock Casino in Hollywood or see first-rate Broadway and opera shows at the Broward Center for the Performance Arts.

For the true Florida coast experience, walk down to the beach and try your hand at the limitless water sporting. Fishing, boating, surfing, and windsailing are consistently popular beach side excursions. Let The Walkabout Beach Resort be your gateway to all the things to do in Hollywood, Florida.

Hollywood Beach Arts and Culture

  • Bank Atlantic Center - Catch top name talent like Barbara Streisand and Barry Manilow (23 MI)
  • Hard Rock Live - Featuring live concerts and comedy (10 MI)
  • Broward Center for the Performing Arts - Enjoy full production Broadway shows, ballet, and opera (14 MI)
  • Young Circle Park & Amphitheatre - Features various types of shows (3 MI)

Hollywood Beach Museums and Historical Attractions

  • The Museum of Discovery and Science - Interactive exhibits and a five-story IMAX® theatre (14 MI)
  • The Museum of Art/Ft. Lauderdale - Housing several impressive collections (9 MI)
  • IGFA Fishing Hall of Fame - Stunning displays and dynamic exhibits (9 MI)
  • The Ah-Tah-Thi-Ki Museum at Okalee - Features a large collection of cultural and historical artifacts of the Seminole Tribe in Florida (11 MI)

Hollywood Beach Sports Venues

  • Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show - Shows exhibits ranging from yacht builders to exotic cars and brokerage yachts (8 MI)
  • Gulf Stream Park - The thrill of thoroughbred racing (1 MI)
  • Mardi Gras Gaming & Greyhound Track - Famous South Florida dog racing (4 MI)
  • Sun Life Stadium - Home of the Miami Dolphins and the Florida Marlins (7 MI)
  • American Airlines Arena - Home of the Miami Heat (19 MI)
  • Bank Atlantic Center - Home of the Florida Panthers (23 MI)

Hollywood Beach Shopping

  • Sawgrass Mills – A humongous mall known for major store outlets (21 MI)
  • The Bal Harbour Shops - A sophisticated selection of specialty retailers (7 MI)
  • Aventura Mall - Features a diverse shopping experience that will fit any shopper’s preferences (4 MI)

Hollywood Beach Dining

The diverse cuisine of South Florida has made it a hot destination for experimental venues and concept restaurants; no Hollywood Beach vacation is complete without a trip to several of our admirable local restaurants.

  • Billy’s Stone Crab Restaurant & Market
  • 400 North Ocean Drive
  • Hollywood, FL 33019
  • (954) 923-2300

Voted “Best Stone Crabs” by The New York Times, Billy’s Stone Crab restaurant features the best waterfront view in Broward County. Serving lunch and dinner seven days a week, Billy’s menu consist of Fresh Florida Yellow Tail Snapper, Florida Black Grouper, Mahi-Mahi, Norwegian Salmon, Free Range Chicken Breast, Po Boy Oysters, Fried Clams, Sirloin Burgers and more.

  • Giorgio’s Grill
  • 606 North Ocean Drive
  • Hollywood, FL 33019
  • (954) 929-7030

Upon entering Giorgio’s, you will first notice the beautiful Mediterranean tile floors, stone pillars, French doors, open kitchen, the beautiful views of the Intracoastal Waterway, and the old photographs of the city. You can get to Giorgio’s Grill either by land or sea with over 950 feet of dock space.

  • Taverna Opa
  • 410 North Ocean Drive
  • Hollywood, FL 33019
  • (954) 929-4010

This restaurant is the embodiment of the Greek spirit of Opa – a gathering place for guests to celebrate the basic elements of life – good, simple food, drinks and music enjoyed with family and friends.

  • Le Tub
  • 1100 North Ocean Drive
  • Hollywood, FL 33019
  • (954) 921-9425

Voted “The Best Hamburger” by GQ Magazine and seen on The Oprah Winfrey Show, Le Tub offers many one-of-a-kind recipes you won’t find anywhere else including their infamous Seafood Gumbo, House Salad Dressing, and Key Lime Pie.

  • Mama Mia
  • 1818 South Young Circle
  • Hollywood, FL 33020
  • (954) 923-0555

Offering the best recipes, the freshest ingredients, and the welcoming ambiance of an upscale Italian restaurant. Mama Mia takes pride in their award winning menu, affordable pricing, and commitment to service that has proven to be successful in their sister establishments in Brooklyn and Manhattan.

  • Sushi-Thai On the Beach
  • 300 South Broadwalk
  • Hollywood, FL 33019
  • (954) 927-9511

Offering casual-to-fine dining, this homemade Thai & Japanese restaurant features foods that are prepared fresh daily at reasonable prices. Located just 2 blocks south of Hollywood Blvd, directly on the ocean.