As the weather warms up and the flowers start to bloom, it can only mean one thing: it’s spring break time! For many students, this week-long break from classes is the perfect opportunity to relax, recharge, and have some fun.
And while some may opt for a traditional beach vacation, there are plenty of other ways to make the most of your time off. Fortunately, some businesses in Oakland Park and nearby cities are now offering fun spring break activities.
Lloyd Estates Elementary School – 750 NW 41st St. | Oakland Park, FL
This Camp is for boys and girls between the ages of 4-13, from March 20 to 24. We offer field trips and events daily, which will include lunch and snack for the entirety of the week.
Program hours: 7:30 am – 6pm
Camp cost: $125.00 all inclusive
The ORANGE 2022-2023 “On The Move” travel shirt is required for all trips. This shirt can be purchased at Oakland Park City Hall by credit card, check or money order Monday-Friday between 8am-5pm. The cost for each shirt is $10.70. We can accept a check or money order only at the Lloyd Estates Elementary School program site for your T-Shirt as well.
Oakland Park City Hall (954) 630-4500
Camp Direct Line (754) 322-6821
Camp Emergency Cell (954) 355-2116
Email questions or concerns to: [email protected] or [email protected]
823 NE 28th Street | Wilton Manors, FL 33305
2070 Griffin Road | Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33312
The Humane Society of Broward County offers a week-long camp during spring break. From March 20 to 24, kids camp day runs from 9:00 am until 3:00 pm for kids ages 6-12.
In the camps the kids will learn about staying safe around animals and get supervised hands-on interaction with animals. The fun includes themed crafts, games and other activities – it’s ALL animals, ALL day!
A week of Spring Break Camp will include:
Cost: $325.00 for the week. Click here to get more information and to register.
4039 NE 10th Ave | Oakland Park, FL 33334
From March 20 to 24, Mission Parkour Academy will have a Spring Break Camp for individuals age 5 and up. It’s a great way to learn and develop parkour skills in a fun and supportive environment. This camp will offer activities that are designed to help participants build strength, agility, and confidence. For the younger kids, Mission Parkour will offer some different ideas like making their own parkour blocks and also video edit and filming their own parkour lines.
Campers will have the opportunity to learn from experienced parkour instructors, practice their skills on different obstacles and challenges, and connect with other like-minded individuals who share their passion for this exciting discipline. Whether you’re a beginner or an experienced practitioner, this Spring Break Camp at Mission Parkour can be an unforgettable experience that helps you take your skills to the next level.
Cost: $249 week or $65 daily
From 9:00 am to 3:00 pm
Register now on Mission Parkour Academy official website or email [email protected] for more information.
300 E. Las Olas Blvd. | Fort Lauderdale, FL 33316
Pixar Putt is the ultimate pop-up, mini-golf experience made up of 18 fun and interactive holes inspired by the stories, characters, and icons from some of Pixar’s most beloved films, including Toy Story, The Incredibles, Monsters, Inc., Finding Nemo, Coco, A Bug’s Life, Wall-E, and Inside Out. Pixar Putt is set to take guests to infinity… and beyond!
Open 7 days a week, with After Dark sessions available for those 18+ Thursday, Friday and Saturday after 7:00pm!
Aligning with Fort Lauderdale’s commitment to the environment, tickets will ONLY be available for purchase digitally. There are no physical tickets available for purchase on site.
Check out Pixar Putt official website for pricing.
201 Southwest 5th Avenue | Fort Lauderdale, FL 33312
Join us for a trip to Tinseltown as we sing and dance our way down the red carpet. Performing an array of songs and scenes from movie musicals, have your star-studded moment in Hooray for Hollywood!
GRADES 2-8 | $295
During this week-long theater experience, students study acting, singing and dance while rehearsing for a Broadway revue featuring a lively selection of music and dance numbers that students will perform on the last day of camp. This class is oﬀered in partnership with The Performance Project School of the Arts. Grades 2-8.
TEEN PROGRAM: GRADES 9-12 | $150
Teens earn volunteer hours by helping the younger campers in the morning. They then receive coaching on a song and/or monologue in the afternoon which they perform on the final day. This program is especially helpful with preparing for competitions and auditions as well as gaining high school service hours.
Class dates: Mon, Mar 20–Fri, Mar 24, 2023 | 9:00 AM–4:00 PM
Show Date: March 24, 2023 | 6:00 PM
Check the Broward Center for Performing Arts offical website for more details.
Meeting and pickup avaliable in different locations.
Although this activity isn’t avaliable only during spring break, the days off are a good opportunity to enjoy it. Hop on & hop off at any of the15 stops between Fort Lauderdale and Hollywood all day for one low price.
Enjoy Fort Lauderdale’s restaurants, bars, beaches and shopping while traveling by the magnificent mansions and yachts of the rich and famous. Experience Hollywood by hopping on the Margaritaville Express, that travels through Port Everglades and brings you directly to the 5 O’Clock Somewhere Bar at the Margaritaville Resort.
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