ARTS, CULTURE & ENTERTAINMENT. As the core of Broward County, DowntownFTL is home to many arts, cultural and entertainment venues, all within walking distance of one another. From the hip and artsy vibes in FATVillage and the MASS District, to the picturesque Riverwalk and charming historic district, if you are looking for a new experience, Downtown Fort Lauderdale has it. WHAT TYPE OF RESTAURANTS ARE OUR DOWNTOWNERS HUNGRY FOR? Chef Owned Local Restaurants Healthy Deli Breakfast Focused Barbecue WHAT TYPE OF RETAILERS ARE OUR DOWNTOWNERS INTERESTED IN SEEING? Movie Theater Grocery & Produce Food Hall Clothes & Shoes Fitness Center 25.