December 9 Events
46th Annual Winterfest Boat Parade: 6:30 to 11:55 p.m. traveling from the New River in Fort Lauderdale to the ICW to Lake Santa Barbara in Pompano Beach. Boat entry fee: $35.
954-767-0686; https://winterfestparade.com/events/the-semi- nole-hard-rock-winterfest-boat-parade.
About Boating Safely: 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. sponsored by the U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary at Dixon Ahl Recreation Center, 2200 NE 38th St., Pompano Beach. Cost: $50, includes materials and lunch. 731-907-0307; firstname.lastname@example.org.
Hillsboro Inlet Lighthouse Tour: 9 a.m. to noon boat departures to the lighthouse from the dock at Sands Harbor Marina, 125 N. Riverside Drive, Pompano Beach. Cost: $25 annual membership. 954-942-2102; www.hillsborolighthouse.org.
Hollywood Beach Sweep Clean up: 7-11 a.m. volunteer event at Charnow Park,
300 Connecticut St., Hollywood. www.hollywoodfl.org/index.aspx?NID=746.
Fort Lauderdale Beach Sweep Cleanup: 7-11 a.m. volunteer beach cleanup at Fort Lauderdale Beach Park, 300 S. Fort Lauderdale Beach Blvd., Fort Lauderdale. 954-593-8501; www.facebook.com/events/1538210886229311.