Rum Renaissance Festival Venue

a modern convention facility

Fort Lauderdale Convention Center

With a location on the water in the Ft. Lauderdale Marina, this modern LEED-certified, 600,000-square-foot facility brings state-of-the-art facilities to the Rum Renaissance Festival, with creative food and beverage options that rival the finest restaurants.

Fort Lauderdale Convention Center

Fort Lauderdale Convention Center’s large covered parking garage is conveniently connected directly to the exhibition halls by covered walkways for the ultimate convenience.

Greater Fort Lauderdale / Broward County Convention Center
1950 Eisenhower Blvd, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33316

Conveniently Located

Only steps away from the Hilton Fort Lauderdale Marina Hotel Resort, the convention center is strategically located in the heart of Fort Lauderdale’s beach scene, night life and cruise port, with a plethora of fine restaurant and bars in close proximity.

The hotel and convention center are minutes away from the Fort Lauderdale Airport, Hollywood and Dania Beaches, Port Everglades, Las Olas Boulevard and the Riverfront.


Other Nearby Hotels

Although the Hilton Fort Lauderdale Marina Hotel is located next to the convention center, many other fine hotels are only minutes away, in the immediate vicinity, including Hyatt Regency Pier Sixty-Six, Harbor Beach Marriott Resort & Spa, Renaissance Fort Lauderdale Cruise Port Hotel, B Ocean Fort Lauderdale, and Fort Lauderdale Embassy Suites.


The convention center parking is conveniently connected to the Northport Parking Garage with covered, air conditioned skywalks. Northport Parking Garage is well-illuminated and security patrolled for your convenience.

  • $3 0-1 hour
  • $6 Up to 5 hours
  • ($1 per hour thereafter up to daily maximum)
  • $15 Daily maximum
  • $19 Daily maximum for oversized vehicles
  • Fees are per entry, based on each 24-hour period

Each parking deck has reserved disabled parking spaces near the elevator. Handicap vehicles with Florida Turnpike Exemption decal, or specialized equipment (ramps, lift, hand or foot controls) will not be charged.

Vehicle assistance is available for motorists in distress. Contact 954 468-3680

Rum Renaissance Festival

This is your gateway to the world’s best rum tasting event.

Saturday, June 9
Sunday, June 10
2pm to 7pm

Ft. Lauderdale Convention Center and Hilton Marina Hotel Resort

presented by Rob’s Rum Guide in association with the International Rum Expert Panel.

Purchase Tickets Online

ph: 707-278-6736
fax: 305-447-0745





Rum Renaissance Festival is sponsored by

Robs Rum Guide

RumXP - International Rum Expert Panel

Rum Minute Video Review Channel on YouTube