Pompano Beach Blog

Review: Triple Bill Concert at the Amp: Pure Prairie League, Poco. Firefall

Fun Things to Do In Pompano Beach
July 16, 2017

The Pompano Beach Amphitheatre - The Amp!- remains one of Pompano Beach's hidden gems and a wonderful place to see a concert.  After several years with very few shows, The Amp! is back to scheduling a full slate of top quality acts (see Upcoming Shows...

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Celebrating 100 Years of Samba with Paula Lima at Beach Luau

Fun Things to Do In Pompano Beach
May 4, 2017

   On May 20, the organizers of Pompano Beach’s Brazilian Festival will host a beach bash to celebrate the 100 year anniversary of Samba. Latin Grammy nominated Brazilian Samba star Paula Lima will headline the show on the main stage, while cove...

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May 11th: The Curtain Rises on Pompano Beach’s New Cultural Center

Fun Things to Do In Pompano Beach
April 19, 2017

For over a year, the percussive rhythm of jackhammers and the high-pitched song of drills have echoed from alongside Pompano Beach City Hall. While the feverish dance of cranes and tractors were the only pas de deux taking place on the large expanse, the sense ...

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Lady Luck sinks off Pompano Beach Pier

Pompano Beach Water Sports, Boating and Diving
July 24, 2016

Here are some great links to stories, photos and videos of the historic sinking of the Lady Luck, Pompano Beach's new effort to help build Shipwreck Park, a string of reefs to enhance the North Broward and Pompano Beach diving experience.  The pr...

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Do you know where this parking garage is?

Pompano Beach CRA
November 20, 2015

The new Parking garage that will be a central point of the development of the new Pompano Beach Pier project has been going up incredibly fast.  Groundbreaking was just a few months ago.  The land was cleared and now the garage has gone from nothing t...

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Review: Classic acts hit Pompano Beach, Ft. L.

Concerts near Pompano Beach
August 16, 2015

Now that so many classic rock bands have become card carrying members of the AARP, it's becoming hit or miss as to which ones still "have it" and which ones would be better off taking advantage of some of those special deals for AARP members ("The Clapper", any...

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Pompano Beach's Future Looks Bright

Pompano Beach CRA
June 24, 2015

Earlier today, Pompano Beach held the official groundbreaking ceremony for what will likely be the most ambitious project in the city's history - The Pompano Beach Fishing Village. Currently a flat asphalt parking lot right next to the Pompano Beach Fishing Pie...

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Anything you want at Pompano Citi Centre

Fun Things to Do In Pompano Beach
June 14, 2015

Shopping centers are a dime a dozen. That's why Jerry Estrada — marketing and events manager at Pompano Citi Centre — knew that Pompano Beach needed something better. Pompano Citi Centre is so much more than a mall. It's a one-stop destination for s...

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Dock your boat and stay a while at the Sands Harbor

Pompano Beach Hotels
June 14, 2015

The Sands Harbor Hotel and Marina has been a Pompano Beach hotel favorite for 60 years. The five-acre resort on the east shore of the Intracoastal Waterway began as the "Sands Yachtel" for sport fishing boat owners. It grew into a resort hotel with outstanding ...

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Simply the best at Gianni's

Pompano Beach Restaurants
June 14, 2015

You know what’s great about Gianni’s Italian Restaurant in Pompano? It’s “Old School”. They don’t waste time with overly fancy presentations that make food look like more like art, (which doesn’t make it taste any bette...

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