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Hollywood Beach Closure

Broward County Beach Closings

Hollywood Beach will be closed Fri July 3 through Sunday July 5, 2020. Broadwalk businesses will be open but the sand is completely off-limits and Broadwalk activities are limited. Broward County has announced that due to a rise in COVID-19 cases, all Broward County beaches will be closed for the Fourth of July weekend. This decision […]

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A1A clear of construction cones

A1A Finally Clear of Construction

Well after over 3 years, it looks like the construction cones have disappeared from A1A on Hollywood Beach. I am not sure if this is just being done for SuperBowl LIV or if construction is finally complete. But on Saturday Jan. 25, 2020 there were cones all over the road from Hollywood Blvd. to Sheridan […]

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Groundhog Day Feb 2, 2020

Groundhog Day on Hollywood Beach

The 16th Annual Groundhog Day on Hollywood Beach celebration is happening Sunday, Feb 2, 2020 @ Ocean Alley Restaurant and Bar on Indiana Street and the Broadwalk in Hollywood, FL 33019 Festivities start at 6:30 am and go to 8:30 am. Breakfast is served from 6:30 – 7:45 am. The Legendary Groundhog Dip in the […]

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Hollywood BLVD A1A road closure

Road Closures at Hollywood Boulevard and A1A beginning Mon, Jan. 6 to Fri, Jan. 10, 2020

From FDOT (Florida Department of Transportation) The Hollywood Boulevard and SR A1A entrance and exit ramps will have intermittent full closures for asphalt paving beginning Monday, January 6 through Friday, January 10, 2020 between the non-peak hours of 9 a.m. and 3:30 p.m. Traffic traveling eastbound along Hollywood Boulevard towards SR A1A will be detoured […]

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How far is Hollywood Florida from Miami

Hollywood, Florida is located almost directly in the middle between Miami and Fort Lauderdale in the heart of the South Florida East Coast. According to Google the official distance is 17.44 miles. I assume this is from a predetermined center point of the city. This information is posted on Google but officially comes from the […]

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Fireworks on Hollywood Beach

Star-Spangled Spectacular 4th of July Celebration on Hollywood Beach

Updated 2017 Festivities Begin at 2 p.m. There’s no better way to celebrate our nations’s 241st birthday than on Hollywood Beach on Tuesday, July 4, 2017 at the annual Star-Spangled Spectacular 4th of July Celebration. Sponsored by the City of Hollywood Department of Parks, Recreation and Cultural Arts and the Hollywood Community Redevelopment Agency-Beach District, this annual event […]

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Cuban Immigrant Boat Lands on Hollywood Beach

Cuban Immigrants Land On Hollywood Beach

Nearly a dozen people scrambled across the hot sand in Hollywood Monday afternoon after their 20-foot boat beached a close by a Hollywood lifeguard station. Some of the men dropped to their knees and kissed the ground while others cheered and posed for pictures snapped by beachgoers. The group, thought to be from Cuba, ran […]

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City to Offer Free Sandbags to Hollywood Residents

The City of Hollywood Department of Public Works is offering free sandbags to Hollywood residents who live in flood prone areas.Storm cloud Residents may pick up the sandbags between 9 a.m. and 2 p.m. on Thursday, July 11, 2013 at the Public Works Yard, 1600 South Park Road in Hollywood. There is a limited supply […]

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