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War Memorial Auditorium

800 NE Eighth St. Fort Lauderdale, FL 33304 | Fort Lauderdale | 954-828-5380
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The historic War Memorial Auditorium is a multi-purpose facility that is owned and operated by the City of Fort Lauderdale. The recently renovated facility is conveniently located in Holiday Park, at the intersection of Federal Highway and Sunrise Boulevard.

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