Sun Trolley Expands Service for City of Fort Lauderdale's 4th of July Spectacular Friday, July 4, 2014

Jul 01, 2014, 19:45 ET from Sun Trolley

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., July 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sun Trolley's Beach Link and Las Olas Link will operate on July 4, 2014 providing a connection to the City of Fort Lauderdale's 4th of July Spectacular.

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The 4th of July Spectacular is a family-friendly event featuring fireworks, live music, beach games and more. To help families avoid beach traffic, the Sun Trolley is offering cost-effective services to the event. 

Both routes will operate extended hours:

  • The Beach Link from 9:30 a.m. – Midnight
    Sun Trolley's Beach route will run from Harbor Shops (17th Street Causeway) to The Galleria Mall.
  • The Las Olas Link from 9:30 a.m. – Midnight  
    Sun Trolley's Las Olas route runs from the Broward Center of the Performing Arts (SW 2 St and SW 5 Ave) east along 2nd Street to the City Park Garage, then proceeds to Las Olas Boulevard and travels east to Fort Lauderdale beach.

To catch a ride, simply park your car at the city parking garages ($5 flat rate) located at the corners of SE 2nd Street between SE 1st Ave. and SE 2nd Ave. You can also stow your bike on the Sun Trolley.

Sun Trolley is a wave and ride service. Passengers simply flag the driver anywhere along the route to board. Once aboard, the fare is $1 for one trip or $3 for all day, hop-on-hop off of both routes. The Sun Trolley Tracker, a mobile app for Android and iPhone users, provides real time location of all trolleys.

To download printable route maps, the mobile app or to learn more visit or call (954) 761-3543. Like what SunTrolley is doing? Show it at

ABOUT TMA (Transportation Management Association)
Serving Fort Lauderdale's residents and visitors since 1993, the Downtown Fort Lauderdale Transportation Management Association (TMA) manages the Sun Trolley and administers the community bus service of the City of Fort Lauderdale. In addition to managing seven routes, TMA oversees a carpooling service with incentives for employees who elect to carpool, connects Fort Lauderdale neighborhoods to Broward County Transit and TriRail, and coordinates employee transit programs in local businesses. For more info visit

CONTACT: Laurie Menekou, (561) 715-4280 (or)  

SOURCE Sun Trolley