Photo courtesy of Round Up Country Western Nightclub
Davie, Florida has a lot of bragging rights. This place is Education Central, as it houses seven of Broward County’s best colleges and universities, and where the Miami Dolphins come to train! Davie is often compared to a Texas town, where rodeos and country western dancing are well-known. Enjoy!
See & Do
Davie has an amazing array of attractions. From the phenomenal Buehler Planetarium & Observatory on the campus of Broward Community College to the always popular Flamingo Gardens. Built in 1927 this is one of the oldest botanical gardens in South Florida, and is a family-friendly experience that will awe everyone with 83 species of Florida native birds and animals, the state's largest tree and in Florida, and a unique hammock of 200 year old Live Oak trees.
Whatever your craving, it's all right here in Davie. From great American fare like the fun and delicious 84 Diner, to the family-friendly Bucca di Beppo, the always packed Tijuana Taxi Co. or My Big Fat Greek Restaurant, you'll enjoy the many choices that stare at you from every turn. Remember, this is a university and college town, so there's lots of places to eat – and they don't just sell to students. Enjoy!
There's plenty here do keep you entertained after hours, and one of the favorite places is Round Up Country Western Nightclub. If you're up for a boot-scooting boogin' good time, come on down! Dress up in your jeans, western shirt and best Stetson and join other country music enthusiasts. Enjoy a slice of Texas in South Florida! Or if it's an Irish feel you're looking for, check out Murphy's Law Irish Pub. Popular and inviting, you'll love it.
Plan to stay right here. Whether you're here searching for a college or univerity, enjoying a rodeo or just finding a good, central location to stay, there are plenty of affordable and comfortable places to choose from. For convenience and generations of trust, stay at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Fort Lauderdale Airport West on Davie Boulevrard and I-595, or Homestead Studio Suites with rooms now starting at $64, you will find a home away from home.
Anything you need is right here. Davie is full of shopping options. Plan to spend a day here! Stop at Tower Shops at the popular corner of University and I-595. Here you will find everything from Costco to TJ Maxx to Home Depot. It's a shopper's delight! Or head to Lakeside Town Shops further down University Drive. Here you will find Target and dozens of shops and everyone's favorite, Starbucks.