Local Area Attractions
Seminole Hard Rock Casino
Frequented by celebrities, musicians and fans from around the world, Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino is South Florida's top destination to ante up and double down. Located between the miles of Blue Wave Beaches of Greater Fort Lauderdale and the sexy cosmopolitan metropolis of Miami, the spirit of rock 'n' roll continually pulsates throughout the veins of this year-round hotspot. One of the world's most electrifying casinos, we invite you to PLAYHARD at the 140,000-square-foot Hollywood casino that includes separate high-limit rooms for table games and slots, and a non-smoking room available for guests to enjoy.
In Addition to the casino Seminole Hard Rock offers a wide range of Restaurants, Clubs, Shopping, Live Entertainment, Concerts, & Much More!
Sawgrass Mills Mall
The largest outlet and value retail shopping destination in the United States. With more than 350 stores, including outlet locations from Nike, Tommy Hilfiger, Ralph Lauren and Gap, plus value retailers OFF 5th Saks Fifth Avenue, Bed Bath & Beyond, Target, Marshalls and electronics superstore, BrandsMart USA, Sawgrass Mills has everything from fashion and jewelry to electronics, sporting equipment, beauty products, home accessories, toys and more. There is something for everyone in this enclosed, air conditioned and climate controlled mall. Shopping at Sawgrass Mills can’t be beat with over 40 exclusive outlets not found anywhere else in South Florida including Burberry Factory Outlet, David Yurman, Prada, Salvatore Ferragamo Company Store and Tory Burch. Fashionistas will delight in luxury-brand shopping at The Colonnade Outlets at Sawgrass Mills.
Bergeron Rodeo Grounds
For more than 40 years, the Bergeron Rodeo Grounds of Davie, Florida, has served as Davie’s main tourist attraction. This indoor/outdoor facility has been building and establishing itself as one of the up and coming multi-cultural locales in South Florida. Originally the center was established as a rodeo arena, but as the need for a more versatile activity increased, the arena expanded to meet the demands for such diverse events as top name concert entertainers and family events that include monster trucks, horse shows, dog shows, car shows, air boat shows, specialty shows and industrial shows. There is always something happening at the Bergeron Rodeo Grounds of Davie, Florida.
The Bergeron Rodeo Grounds of Davie, Florida is ideally located at the hub of transportation corridors. WEST of the Florida Turnpike (Griffin Rd. Exit), State Rd 7, I-95, SOUTH of I-595, State Rd 84 and EAST of I-75
for more information: http://www.davie-fl.gov/gen/daviefl_spclprjcts/bergeronrodeo
Flamingo Gardens is 60 acres of Tropical Paradise!The Wray Botanical Collection features over 3000 rare & exotic, tropical, subtropical, and native plants and trees. The Everglades Sanctuary is home to the largest collection of Florida native wildlife including alligators, bobcats, eagles, otters, panthers, peacock, and of course, flamingos. Flamingo Gardens is one of the oldest botanical gardens in South Florida. Originally founded by Floyd L. and Jane Wray as an orange grove, the not-for-profit botanical garden is home to 21 “Champion” trees, the largest trees of their species, including the largest tree in Florida.
Voted #1 Theme Park in S. Florida
- ABC Channel 10 Viewers Poll 2013
Best Place to Take the Kids
- ABC Channel 10 Viewers Poll 2012
Vista View Park
With 272 acres of green rolling hills and meadows, Vista View offers a wide range of activities. Some of the many amenities include two playgrounds, basketball courts, an equestrian corral, an airstrip for electric radio-controlled planes and glider pilots, and fishing docks, all surrounded by the original Imagination Farms Dairy. This Park is the site of a former landfill which obtained a clean bill of health in the 1990’s. The twin hills at the Park are one of the highest spots in Broward County. From the top, one can see Port Everglades and the downtown area of Fort Lauderdale to the east and the vast expanse of the Everglades to the west.
In addition, outdoor enthusiasts have been attracted to the park for its athletic challenges. The hills and fitness trail have become a training ground for many sporting activities.
*Located right across from Davie/ Ft. Lauderdale KOA
Local Area Activities
Our outdoor rural RV park is centrally located around some of south Florida's best local activities. For our more energetic residents our great city offers numerous activities for adults and children of all ages. If you are looking for a specific activity that is not on our activities page ask one of our friendly KOA representatives and we will happy to help you.
AIRTOUR AMERICA, INC.
For breathtaking, birds-eye views of Fort Lauderdale Beach, The Everglades and surrounding cities, step aboard our Scenic Flight aircraft. Champagne Sunset Flights, Beach and Everglades Air Tours and Day Trips to Key West available. See our beaches and coastal skyline on our 30 minute aerial tours. We are an FAA-authorized Commercial Air Tour Operator based at Fort Lauderdale Executive Airport. Reserve your flight online or call us to schedule your flight!
A1A BEACH ACTIVITY CENTER
For all your rental and tour needs near Fort Lauderdale beach: Jet Ski, Parasail, Snorkel Tours, Banana Boat Rides, Deep Sea Fishing, Boat Rentals, Sunset Dinner Cruises, Splash-Sail-Snorkel Catamaran Rides, Glass-Bottom Boat Snorkel Rides, Duck Tours, Kayak, Sailboat, Waverunners, Paddleboards, Everglades Airboat Tours, Water Taxi, Polynesian Dinner Shows, Miami Food Tour, Scooter, Motorcycle, and Car Rentals
BLUEFOOT PIRATE ADVENTURES
Upon arrival the “soon to be pirates” will enjoy face painting and lessons in pirate slang. Once you have set sail, the adventure begins. The discovery of a message in a bottle will lead in a search of a key to a treasure long lost at sea, warding off the notorious “Barnacle Bill” with real water cannons! Will the tale end with excitement and fortune… of course it will. All junior pirates will leave with a bag of booty, an official pirate certificate, and an experience that will not soon be forgotten.
BUM AROUND TOURS
Bum Around Tours can offer anything from fishing trips, snorkeling adventures or just a relaxing day on the water. Their boats can accommodate up to 4 people on their private half-day or full-day tours. Sunset cruises are available, so you can relax after a hard day at work with your family, friends, or coworkers.
BALEARIA BAHAMAS EXPRESS
This high-speed catamaran styled ferry sails at a speed of 32 knots, and has the capacity to hold 463 passengers and 80 vehicles. Interested passengers may rent 5.4 ft. x 5.5ft Cargo Bins at a cost of $200 each. The Bahamas Express will depart Port Everglades at 10am, arrive at Freeport Harbour approximately 12:30pm, and will depart Freeport Harbour at 7:30pm, arriving at Port Everglades approximately 10:00pm. Round-trip pricing plus taxes: Economy Class $150, First Class $180, children age 6 and under travel at no charge.