Secret Woods Nature Center
2701 W State Rd 84, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33312
Secret Woods Nature Center is an enchanting place and one of the Broward County parks that would also make one of the finest Broward County event venues. With its 57 acres and various trails and facilities, it can provide the perfect wedding venue or setting for a special event. The Julia Hall facility is a 2,175-square foot hall, crafted with rustic beams, wood floors but with an enormous professional kitchen, main room and even an amphitheater. With banquet seating for 75 and theater seating for 100, it would make an unforgettable spot for a wedding or event.
When you choose the Secret Woods Nature Center's Julia Hall, you have access to all tables and chairs, full use of the kitchen and amphitheater, and the lovely Butterfly Glade can also be included in the rental for ceremonies or other events. Self-catering is required, and all foods and drinks must be within the Broward County parks guidelines.
In addition to the hall serving as one of the most unique Broward County event venues renters are also given access to the trails and gardens. There is Butterfly Island, a 3k square foot garden with trees and plants chosen to attract native butterfly populations. There is the Laurel Oak Trail, New River Trail, and the lovely Monarch Interpretive Center with its public art and design displays.
The Secret Woods Nature Center, as one of the Broward County parks has adequate parking and all facilities are accessible. If you are a lover of Florida's amazing natural setting, wildlife, and plants, this is easily one of the most ideal Broward County event venues for you. You are able to book time at the venue days ahead of your event, but these will come with separate rental fees.
Secret Woods Nature Center BBQ Menu
$20 per person plus staff & service fee
250 Guest+ - $17 per person plus staff & service fee
500 Guest+ - $15 per person plus staff & service fee
750 Guest+ - $13 per person plus staff & service fee
BBQ Baby Back Ribs
- Braised and Slow roasted in our signature rub & topped with house BBQ sauce
BBQ Chicken Quarters
- BBQ Chicken Quarters seasoned with our BBQ rub, slow roasted, grilled and finished with house BBQ Sauce
1/3 lb. Burgers
- USDA grade A burgers w/signature seasoning blend, served with your choice of tomato, onion, pickle, cheese, ketchup, mustard and mayo on a potato, pretzel, or seasame seed roll
All Beef Hot Dogs
- All beef Hebrew National hot dogs served with your choice of relish, sauerkraut, ketchup, mustard and mayo
Fire Roasted Corn on the Cob (V)
- Served with our signature cream sauce
Macaroni and Cheese (V)
- Grown up mac and cheese with fresh garlic and onion, mixed in with way too much cheese
Potato Salad (V)
- With pickled carrots, red onion, celery, sweet peas & our creamy signature dressing