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Movies by Moonlight

Join us on the 4th Friday in August & September for Movies by Moonlight “Dog Days of Summer” Series on the Main Lawn at Las Olas Oceanside Park.

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August 26, 2022
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Las Olas Oceanside Park

Bring your lawn chairs, blankets, and favorite movie date every 4th Friday, July – Sept., for Movies by Moonlight “Dog Days of Summer” Series on the Main Lawn at Las Olas Oceanside Park. Come early to DINE at one of the local area restaurants or bring a picnic for a Dinner & A Movie experience under the stars. FREE. Family and Pet Friendly

Limited Chairs and Blankets are available to borrow



  • Film: Best In Show; Rated PG-13 – Presented by New York Life
  • Showtime: 8:15 pm; Run Time: 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Synopsis: At the prestigious Mayflower Dog Show, a “documentary film crew”captures the excitement and tension displayed by the eccentric participants in the outrageously hilarious satire Best In Show. This biting send-up exposes the wondrously diverse dog owners who travel from all over America to showcase their four-legged contenders.

Plus … our oceanside market with food and goodies all starting at 5:30 pm

  • Best In (Fashion) Show: 7:30 pm sponsored by The Pretty Nomad
    Come early for The Pretty Nomad and Salon Bark’s Best In (Fashion) Show before the movie begins.
    One lucky attendee will also have the chance to win their way on the catwalk alongside the models showcasing beautiful fashions for feminine and confident women and their fashionable furiends. To Enter! Post and Tag your best #twinning photo with your pet and tag @salonbarkboutique and @theprettynomadofficial in advance – or – check in onsite starting at 7 pm in your best #twinning outfit. In addition to being a part of the fashion show, the best twinning twosome will receive one (1) complimentary grooming at Salon Bar ( up to $250 value) and a $100 gift card to redeem at either shop.
  • Golden Ticket Drawing sponsored by W Fort Lauderdale
    Purchase your $10 Golden Ticket in Advance or on-site just before 8 pm for the chance to WIN the ultimate Yappy Hour with your best furiend. Yes, W Fort Lauderdale has gone to the dogs every first Friday of every month. If your golden ticket is drawn, you will win a Yappy Hour VIP Bottle Service Package, with a $100 value towards cocktails and bites while attending the Living Room Terrace sunset social.
  • Participating Vendors are open from 5:30 – 10:00 pm
    • AlliStone – Handmade Jewelry
    • Bohemian Atelier Collection – Custom Hats & Accessories
    • Buddha’s Attic – Functional Art & Boho Clothing
    • Fetch Pet Care – Pet Sitting Services
    • Frigate & Fern – Nautical Upcycled Art
    • GG’S Favorite Collections – Handmade Hair Accessories
    • Lauderdale Pet Lodge – Pet Lodging
    • Linda’s Take – Homemade Granola
    • Nuk-Nuk’s Stir-fried Ice Cream – Ice Cream & Floats for People and Pets
    • Olga K Artwear – Clothing & Accessories
    • Plant Power Wellness – Holistic Body, Bath, and Foods
    • The Pretty Nomad – Women’s Clothing & Accessories
    • The Righteous Line  – Natural Skincare Products
    • Salon Bark – Salon and Fashions for Pets
    • Shellhouse Tea – Organic Freshly Brewed Fruit Teas
    • Vanilla 2020 Sweet & Savory Crepes
    • Wendiis Wonderland – Homegoods, Crystals, and Gems


  • Film: The Secret Life of Pets; Rated PG – Presented by We Florida Financial
  • Showtime: 8:00 pm; Run Time: 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Synopsis: Two mismatched mutts get lost in New York City due to their feuding and must work together to find their way home. During their journey, they encounter a vicious bunny who plans to lead a group of abandoned pets on a mission of revenge against humanity.
  • GOLDEN TICKET PRIZE SPONSOR: AC Hotel Fort Lauderdale Beach


Movies by Moonlight is presented by the City of Fort Lauderdale Beach Improvement District (BID). View information on places to Dine, Stay and Play at


  • Movies Begin at Sunset.
  • You’re welcome to bring picnics, lawn chairs, and blankets.
  • Alcohol is strictly prohibited.
  • Please refrain from smoking within the viewing area.
  • All minors (under the age of 18) MUST be accompanied by a parent or guardian. No exceptions.
  • All Pets MUST be leashed and remain with their human at all time. Please bring pet waste bags.
  • Please be respectful of your neighbors’ movie-watching experience. If you are there to socialize and not watch the movie, please do so outside of the viewing area.
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