Something is always going on in Gay Fort Lauderdale. Each year Fort Lauderdale is home to the largest gay pride festival in Florida this side of The Atlantic. The Stonewall Street Festival is a smaller pride event occurring each summer. Giddy Up for a little Fun at The Sunshine Stampede Rodeo presented by the Florida Gay Rodeo Association.

In addition, there are some wonderful mainstream events that occur in Fort Lauderdale each year, including the Fort Lauderdale Air & Sea Show, The Fort Lauderdale International Film Festival and The Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show.