The beach at Pompano Beach, Florida, taken during a spring vacation

Spring is a time of rejuvenation. As the temperatures begin to warm and flowers start to bloom, it isn’t uncommon for people to experience wanderlust. If you’re looking for a premier destination for your spring getaway, look no further than Pompano Beach, Florida. This charming oceanfront town just north of Fort Lauderdale has exceptional weather, the perfect blend of exciting and relaxing activities, and wonderful lodging options. In short, Pompano Beach has everything you need for an unforgettable spring vacation.

The team at Beach Vacation Rentals is here to help you plan the perfect spring getaway to Pompano Beach as rates drop a bit from high season and the wait for a restaurant table becomes more reasonable. While our destination is great to visit year-round, there are a few reasons why some consider the spring the best time to plan a trip.

A family splashing in a fountain in Pompano Beach, Florida1. Beautiful Weather

While other destinations across the country still have that chill in the air, Pompano Beach is already enjoying balmy temperatures. In spring, daily high temperatures are in the mid-80s, which is perfect for all of the outdoor activities that Pompano Beach is known for. Soak up the sun at the beach, go for a refreshing swim, try your hand at fishing, explore the historic streets of Old Town, or unwind with a beverage on an outdoor patio; the weather is ideal for all sorts of recreation.

2. Fabulous Spring Festivals & Events

The Thunderbirds flying over Pompano Beach, Florida, during a spring airshowSpring is a time of major festivals and events in the Pompano Beach area. Old Town Untapped brings patrons to the streets of historic Old Town for live music, local art vendors, food trucks, and art galleries at the Bailey Contemporary Arts Center. The Music Under the Stars event is a free concert features both local and national musicians and is held on the second Friday of every month on The Great Lawn at the beach. 

For more musical performances, head to Fort Lauderdale for the huge Tortuga Music Festival, a three-day beach concert April 5-7 featuring some of the biggest stars in country, rock, and roots music. Spring also brings the big Fort Lauderdale air show performances over the shoreline May 11-12. Air Dot Show Tour is where you can watch the U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds and more fly above the ocean.

These are just a few of the events you can experience. For more local events, including the best happy hours, live musical performances, and more, please visit our entertainment guide.

Men at a fishing pier in Pompano Beach, Florida, on a spring vacation3. Great Fishing

There’s never a bad time to go fishing in Pompano Beach, where the Gulfstream comes closer to shore than anywhere in the U.S. Big game fish are often caught within sight of the shore, but the spring is considered peak season for some of the area’s most popular catches. Bonefish, grouper, mackerel, mahi-mahi, marlin, and red drum are just a few examples of what you can reel in during the spring in Pompano Beach. Whether you want to cast a line in the surf or from the fishing pier, or embark on a fishing charter or party fishing boat, you can’t go wrong fishing in Pompano Beach during the spring.

Experience a Spring Getaway to Pompano Beach, Florida

Cottages by the Ocean, a historic vacation rental in Pompano BeachThese are just a few of the many reasons to plan a spring vacation to Pompano Beach. You can elevate your vacation experience by booking your accommodations with Beach Vacation Rentals. Our top-rated, historic Cottages by the Ocean offer tasteful furnishings, fully equipped kitchens, screened-in porches, beach gear, and privacy while putting you near all of the action. We would love to host your spring vacation. To stay at one of our vacation rentals in Pompano Beach, please visit our contact page or call 954-283-1111 today to start your booking.