Ladies looking for a cool night out have many options in South Florida. On select nights a week, bars and restaurants offer women everything from free admission to complimentary drinks.
One in the heart of downtown Fort Lauderdale, O Lounge, serves up bubbly gratis from 7 to 10 p.m. every Wednesday. You can also enjoy buy-one-get-one-free entrees and appetizers at the swanky lounge, 333 E. Las Olas Blvd.
Dress code: Fashion-forward
Info: 954-523-1000, YoloRestaurant.com
— Micaela Hood
Ladies, you don't have to spend a fortune when you go out, or depend on a guy to buy you a drink. Instead, check out girls-night-out specials at these popular South Florida establishments.
On Fridays, celebrate the arrival of the weekend at America's Backyard, 100 SW Third Ave., Fort Lauderdale. From 8 p.m.-midnight, women don't pay for cover or drinks.
Dress code: College chic
Info: 954-449-9569, MyAmericasBackyard.com
Enjoy no cover and free drinks from 9 p.m. to 4 a.m. Thursdays at Capone's, 310 SW Second St., Fort Lauderdale. Also, try your luck at the hot body contest, where the winner takes home a handful of moola.
Dress code: Sexy
Info: 954-524-1969, CaponesNightclub.com
Every Thursday from 7 p.m. to 3 a.m., let the bartenders buy all your drinks at this popular bar and restaurant, 200 SW Second St., Fort Lauderdale. There are also giveaways for treats such as spa packages and beauty treatments.
Dress code: Cool and casual
Info: 954-523-3233, TarponBend.com
Feelgoods Rock Bar
Get your groove on 8 p.m. to 3 a.m. Thursdays at Feelgoods, 219 Clematis St., West Palm Beach. Catch a live band performance, while you savor cocktails that are on the house.
Dress code: Rock 'n' roll
Info: 561-833-6500, FeelgoodsWestPalm.com
Sip on free caipiroskas with purchase of any appetizer at this Brazilian hotspot, 916 NE 79th St., Miami, every Tuesday from 7 to 11 p.m.
Dress code: Brazilian bombshell
Info: 305-757-7735, BotecoMiami.com
This Miami Beach lounge, 1811 Purdy Ave., hosts its Back to Basics bash on Thursdays. From 11 p.m. to 1 a.m., you can order as many drinks as you want while you listen to the DJ spin a mix of hip-hop, funk, soul and R&B.
Dress code: Tight and trendy
Info: 305-531-4622, PurdyLounge.com