Never have 15-minute intervals been more important than the day after Thanksgiving. At 5:30 p.m., Santa arrives (yes, he’s available for pictures). At 5:45, Red Bull Air Force performs a skydiving exhibition. At 6, Fort Lauderdale’s mayor, Jack Seiler, will flip the switch and officially turn on Christmas in way of twinkle lights: Thousands of them will glow along Riverwalk Park, Esplanade Park, Huizenga Plaza, the Stranahan House, and the Broward Center for the Performing Arts, among other crucial downtown Fort Lauderdale spots. There will be strolling... More >>>