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South Florida entertainment, events, and things to do - South Florida Sun-Sentinel
A longtime destination for gay visitors, Fort Lauderdale and its neighboring gayborhood of Wilton Manors welcome more than 1. The city has more than gay-owned businesses, including bars and clubs, cafes and coffeehouses, and award-winning hotels and guest houses. Birch Rd. Since , the city has hosted the week-long Pride Fort Lauderdale every February, with hundreds of outdoor vendors, live music, dancing and parties.
In the end, 49 people were dead and dozens more injured, in what was, at the time, the deadliest mass shooting in modern U. When the gunman, year-old Omar Mateen of Fort Pierce, Florida entered the club with an ARtype assault rifle and a handgun, the nearly people inside were winding down their Latin-themed night of dancing. When the first shots rang out, many described not noticing , thinking the bangs were part of the songs, until people started to fall the floor and others ran in terror.