The local people call Mills Pond Park “The place to play.” If you’re a sports fan, and you’re staying in a budget hotel in Fort Lauderdale, near Mills Pond Park, you might enjoy going over there to catch some of the action. The park is at 2201 NW. 9th Avenue. There are softball games on lighted fields every night of the week except Saturday. You can also see baseball, soccer and football. Office hours are 10:30 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. if you’d like to ask about schedules.
Mills Pond Park covers 130 acres. It has pavilions, picnic areas, barbeque grills, restrooms, and a playground for children. You can try out the batting cages or go water skiing. You can have radio-controlled racing fun at both on and off-road tracks. The fishing here is great, too. For large gatherings there is a recreation center complete with kitchen and chairs. For information on cheap hotels near Mills Pond in Fort Lauderdale, check our listings here at EasyToBook.com.