Friday Night Sound Waves


Join us every Friday Night, March 16 – November 2 from 6pm – 9pm
where the Beach meets the Boulevard at Las Olas and A1A.

Our FREE, Live and Local Weekly Shows are funded in major part by the businesses on Fort Lauderdale Beach (BID)
and series sponsors committed to enhancing our South Florida community through Music and Entertainment.

Upcoming Performances

  • June 2018
  • July 2018
  • August 2018
  • September 2018
  • June 22nd6:00pm - 9:00pm

    Gypsy lane Gypsy Lane

    It's a Disco inferno on Fort Lauderdale Beach when Friday Night Sound Waves welcomes Gypsy Lane on Friday, June 22. Bring your boogies shoes for theis live music performance presented by Southwest Airlines®

  • June 29th6:00pm - 9:00pm

    Guavatron Guavatron

    Get ready for a funky time at The Hub with Guavatron, the hip, fresh groovy band who will dazzle you with their catchy dance, rock and jazzy tunes.

  • July 6th6:00pm - 9:00pm

    Spred the Dub

    Spred The Dub keeps crowds dancing with their own brand of “Good Time Reggae” music – infusing elements of Soul, Funk and R&B with a foundation of Rock-steady, Ska and Roots presented by Southwest Airlines®

  • July 13th6:00pm - 9:00pm

    young trees shauna sweeney Young Trees

    Singer, songwriter, and multi-instrumentalist, Shauna Sweeney, sets the tone for this mid-summer night with clever original songs and a unique blend of pop, alt-rock, folk and world music.

  • July 20th6:00pm - 9:00pm

    Danny Garcia

    From Flamenco to Salsa to Electronic-Rock, Danny Garcia and his bandmates promise to bring an ebb and flow that will keep you on your feet and begging for more. Presented by It's Better On The Beach Restaurant Group

  • July 27th6:00pm - 9:00pm

    Rogue Theory

    We knew when we saw Friday, July 27 was a Full Moon there was only one thing we could do - and that was to go Rogue, as in the Rogue Theory Band - a high energy band with as bright a future as the moon will shine from above. Come, go Rogue.

  • August 3rd6:00pm - 9:00pm

    JM and The Sweets

    Making a name for themselves after being named, Miami New Times Best Unknown Band of 2017, JM and the Sweets, will dazzle you with their sweet sound and brand of #SouthFloridaSoul for a night you will soon not forget, presented by 104.3 The Shark

  • August 10th6:00pm - 9:00pm

    Orange Sunshine

    Go back in time with Orange Sunshine performing the greatest songs from the 60's. ORANGE SUNSHINE presents shows that pay homage to the best vocalists, instrumentalists, songwriters and arrangers that rock has to offer covering a variety of material from Beatles to Blues to Pop tunes and Rock Classics.

  • August 17th6:00pm - 9:00pm

    Fireside Prophets Fireside Prophets

    Laid back and soaked in Florida sunshine Fireside Prophets are a cool group of musicians who turn up the heat with a twisted up in reggae-rock sound that exemplify the fun-loving Fort Lauderdale Beach vibe.

  • August 24th6:00pm - 9:00pm

    Electric Piquete

    Named “Best Latin Band” by the Miami New Times in 2009 and 2015, Electric Piquete is a melting pot of jazz, salsa and funk, and spiced with everything in between.

  • August 31st6:00pm - 9:00pm

    The Boss Project

    Kick off your Labor Day weekend with the one and only, Boss Project - the ultimate tribute to the music of the legendary Bruce Springsteen. Presented by The BID, Fort Lauderdale Beach Business Community and 102.7 The Beach FM.

  • September 7th6:00pm - 9:00pm

    The Free Rads

    Fasten your seatbelts for the Free Rads - a sub groove experience, a musical rollercoaster ride packed with a wide range of your favorite classic and current hits infused with high energy, intense soul and uninhibited passion. Presented by Courtyard Marriott Fort Lauderdale Beach

  • September 14th6:00pm - 9:00pm

    Tito C. Band

    Join the Tito C Band for a night of cool classics, some catchy dance tunes and a fun night of fan favorites to dance to by the shoreline.

  • September 21st6:00pm - 9:00pm

    B-Side Jones

    South Florida's premier Funk/Rock A-listers, B-Side Jones, brings their brand of high energy and unique repertoire of the songs you love from decades past to the current scene to create a fun and funky night of music and dancing on Fort Lauderdale Beach presented by B Ocean Fort Lauderdale

  • September 28th6:00pm - 9:00pm


    Displaying a diverse balance of talent that brews up catchy tunes, SOSOS captivates generates a unique kind of energy even if the power lines go down! Presented by Riverwalk Fort Lauderdale

Featured Artists

There is an old saying attributed to music legends Louis Armstrong, Duke Ellington, Richard Strauss and probably numerous other figures, There are only two types of music - good and bad. And while it doesn't matter who said it first -- the important thing is that it's true.
South Florida has an amazing pool of music talent in the varied genres of Jazz, Blues, Country, Latin Fusion, Top 40, Reggae, World and Classic Rock, who can simply not wait to rock it out for you. #MeetMeAtTheHub

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#The Hub

The Fort Lauderdale Beach Hub at Las Olas & A1A serves as the heart of the Fort Lauderdale Beach ‘island’; situated 1.3 miles from 17th St. Causeway to the south, 1.4 miles from Sunrise Boulevard to the north, and at the end of it prestigious gateway – Las Olas Boulevard

Getting Here

One if by Land. Two if by Sea. Walk, Ride or Peddle. We'll see you at the Beach.

  • Water Taxi

    Cruise over to Stops 7 or 8 to take in the show, then present your ticket to save with Special Restaurant offers

  • Sun Trolley

    Download the Trolley Tracker APP for pick up information, then Wave & Ride the Sun Trolley to the Hub at Las Olas & A1A

  • Area Parking Information

    View the most up to date area parking information, rates and pay-by-phone details

Weekend Escape

Need a little weekend escape? Book a room and enjoy a beach getaway.

  • Vacation Like A VIP

    Vacation Like A VIP

    Whether you are coming from around the corner or around the country or globe, upgrade your getaway on Fort Lauderdale Beach to VIP status with unique experiences and attractive rates at our Luxe Collection resorts.

  • B Ocean

    Whether you're planning to get away for a few days, week or longer, B Ocean Fort Lauderdale is an exquisite destination with breathtaking views of the Atlantic Ocean and dazzling Fort Lauderdale skyline

  • Vacation Backyeard

    Backyard Escapes

    From luxury resorts, to budget friendly hotels, and superior small lodging guest houses, Fort Lauderdale Beach offers a range of accommodations to meet your style and budget, steps from our sparkling sandy shores.

Dinner & A Show

Cocktails with Friends. Dinner with Family. The perfect complement to live music at the shore

  • Dining Directory

    Whether you're in the mood for mouthwatering cuisine or a casual watering hole, you'll find just the tastes you're looking for on Fort Lauderdale Beach

  • The Wreck Bar

    Drink it in. Take your seat under the sea for the MeduSirena Mermaid Show at Wreck Bar each Friday and Saturday night at 6:30pm, 9:30pm and Sunday's during the new Mermaids & Mimosa Brunch.

  • More Music, More Fun

    Live music certainly tops the list of things to do on Fort Lauderdale Beach, as on any given day or night you can catch some of the area's top talent performing at beachfront hotels, restaurants and bars.

With Gratitude to Our Sponsors

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