While the city of Weston is family-friendly and offers a wide array of activities for the kids, that doesn’t mean that the grownups are neglected. Adults don’t have to go far to find shopping, entertainment, dining, fitness and more. Whether you’re in the mood for serious shopping or getting closer to nature, you’ll find what you’re looking for in Weston!
Florida fashionistas don’t have to leave Weston when they get the urge to shop ‘til they drop! The Weston Town Center is conveniently located just minutes from I-75 and haseverything locals need when it comes to boutiques, dining and salons. Pick up the latest fashions at A Nose for Clothes, Fiorelli, Marcella’s Boutique or Via Moda. Rejuvenate at Applewoods or get a new looks at Helen Charles Salon. Hungry from all that shopping? Grab a snack at DelVecchio’s Pizzeria, Duffy’s Sports Grill, Starbucks, Tarantella or Yogurtland. Also at the Weston Town Center are several banks and Baptist Health Urgent Care.
More shopping, dining and services can be found at the Weston Lakes Plaza, which features CVS, Bank of America, Publix, Subway and more.
Weston offers a variety of fine restaurants with numerous culinary choices and atmospheres that range from casual to upscale. From the Peruvian seafood of Ceviche Arrigato to the delicious cuts at Ireland’s Steakhouse, you’ll find something for every appetite. For gourmet cheeses served with salads, soups, sandwiches and wine, drop by Cheese Course, or go vegan at My Organic Corner. For seafood with a Spanish flavor, Entretapas is a great choice while Tarantella Ristorante is the place to go for authentic Italian cuisine. Lucille’s American Café is a favorite hangout for lovers of traditional food like burgers, fried chicken and pork chops served in a homey atmosphere. For something totally different, there’s Moon Thai & Japanese for Sushi or Thai food. You will never run out of new restaurants to try without ever leaving Weston!
There are times when you need a kid-free night out and Weston has cool places for the grownups to get together after dark. The Café 27 Bar and Restaurant is known for live bands and cold buckets of beer while Flanigan’s Seafood Bar & Grill offers pub grub and many choices of brews. Catch your favorite teams at Uncle Al’s Sports Café, where patrons enjoy burgers and hot wings while taking in the games on big-screen televisions or trying their luck at darts and video games. For spicy fish tacos and a long list of beers, check out the Carolina Ale House. For wine lovers, D’Angelo Pizza Wine Bar Tapas combines a chic, sophisticated bistro ambiance with a delicious tapas menu.
Cigar aficionados can enjoy a smoke along with their choice of libations at Smoke on the Water, a bar that also offers a patio with beautiful waterfront view. If you’re looking for a place to take a large group for a festive Friday evening, look no farther than the Sunset Grill, where karaoke keeps the crowd entertained all night long.
In the mood for a cruise but don’t have the time? The Jungle Queen Riverboat departs the Bahia Mar Yachting center each afternoon for a three-hour cruise to a tropical isle that includes dinner and a variety show.
The climate of Florida is made for relaxation so why not go for total decadence at one of the luxurious spas to be found in the Weston area? Get rejuvenated with a session of first-class pampering at the Applewoods Spa, where the deep tissue massage is a treat not to be missed. Or pay a visit to the aLaya Spa to get invigorated by a brisk body scrub.
Florida has the type of weather that makes it easy to stay fit ‘year around, especially if you have help from a great gym or fitness studio. The Ultimate Sports Institute and Fitness Center offers group classes in Zumba, Yoga, Ballet Barre Fusion and more plus personal training from professionals.
Membership in Weston’s Midtown Athletic Club gives you access to a premier health club experience that includes 25 tennis courts, 100 group fitness classes per week, four fitness studios, three outdoor pools and a full-service spa.
If your body isn’t exactly beach ready, you can find the help you need at the BB3 Personal Training and Performance Center where you’ll find expert professionals aid in losing weight and building your best body ever!
For yoga, meditation and healing you’ll want to visit The Prana Lab, which offers special rates for new students. Bikram Yoga and Shanti3 Yoga have great deals on packages of five, ten or 20 classes.
If you’d like to see Florida alligators in the wild and other animals that are native to the Sunshine State, Sawgrass Recreation Park is a great destination for nature lovers. Just a short drive from Fort Lauderdale, this park lets visitors cruise the sawgrass on an airboat, taking in all the wonders of nature while experienced guides point out native flora and fauna. Florida residents pay once and get a seasonal pass at no extra charge, so you’ll want to visit again and again!
Ride-the-Wind Private Airboat Charters give visitors an up-close look at the ecosystem of the Everglades as well as a bit about is history from experienced guides. The two-hour tour covers 36 miles of the Everglades for an unforgettable look at Florida wildlife.
The Weston Hills Golf Club is home to two 18-hole golf courses that have hosted such events as the PGA Honda Classic, the Dan Marino Celebrity International and the LPGA Chrysler Tournament of Champions. This well-appointed members-only club also features eight lighted tennis courts, pool and a fitness center.
Weston also has public golf courses nearby including the Bonaventure Country Club, Jacaranda Golf Club, Grand Palms Hotel and Golf Resort and Arrowhead Golf Course.
Yes, Weston is a wonderful place for the whole family but one where adults can always find plenty to keep them busy!