2018 Overseas Trips
2018-April 21-28 - Digital Fiesta Expedition 2018, Cozumel Mexico
A week of diving in beautiful Cozumel, Mexico geared toward your Underwater Digital Photography lovers.  This trip includes Photo Workshops, Photography Instruction, 2-Tank Boat Dives for 5 Days, unlimited Shore Dives, 7 Nights Hotel Accommodations (Double Occupancy) and Meal Plan all inclusive. Cost for Adventure is $1285.50 per Diver (Double Occupancy), $200 reserves your spot. For additional information contact Ray Schreiber or goto: https://www.underwaterdigitalfiesta.com/q-and-a

2018-July 14-21 - Cayman Brac, Cayman Brac Beach Resort
A week long adventure in Cayman Brac, includes Airfare (2 free checked bags), transportation to and from the resort, all meals and WiFi.  17 boat dives included with concierge type diving, nitrox is not included but is available. Gratuities and trip insurance are included. Each diver receives a $100 resort credit to be used at the resort.
Price per diver is $2100, double occupancy / $2500 single occupancy / $1800 non-divers.
A deposit of $200 is required as soon as possible to hold your seat.

2018 Weekend Getaways
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Monthly Scheduled Events

***** Please remember when you have signed up for a dive, paid for it and a reservation has been made, you are responsible to find a replacement diver or forfeit the charter fee, minus tip if included if you cancel after Wednesday.
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March 1, 2018 (Thur 6:00pm) - Florida Panthers Game & Buffet
The Florida Panthers are playing the New Jersey Devils at the BB&T and we have reserved seating. Discounted tickets for SFDI members is $50 which includes entry into the "Lord Stanley Loft" for a "Full American Style Buffet", Beer/Wine and Soft Drinks. Well Drinks are available at the bar, but are not included. Doors open at 6pm, game starts at 7:30. You can Park at the BB&T center for $20, or if you are up for a short walk you can park at the Sunrise Mall for free. For more information ask our host Simon Prout. To Purchase tickets goto: https://groupmatics.events/event/Diveclub

March 7, 2018 (Wed 7:30pm) - SFDI General Meeting
Meeting starts promptly at 7:30pm, show up early to sign up for events & socialize.

March 10, 2018 (Saturday 10:00am Meet Up) Bike Ride "Shark Valley" Everglades Natl Park
Bring your favorite beverage, a bag lunch and don't forget your camera! Join us for this scenic adventure through the trails of Shark Valley & experience all of the Everglades Wildlife up close. For more info ask our host Pat Kahl or goto: https://www.nps.gov/ever/planyourvisit/svdirections.htm

March 15, 2018 (Thur 7:30pm) - SFDI Executive Board Meeting
Everyone is welcome!  Join us at the VFW and see how your club is run.

March 17, 2018 (Sat 1:00pm Show & 1:30am Go) - St. Patty's Day Afternoon 2-Reef Dive
Enjoy a St. Patrick's Day "Top of the Morning" 2-Tank afternoon Dive with Pompano Dive Center (101 N Riverside Dr, Pompano Beach). Bring your lobster gear we are diving 2 reefs. After the dive join us for food and some green beer at Briney Pub. Cost is $65pp (Includes Tax & Tip).  If you need tanks please contact the Dive Center, 954-788-0208. For more information ask our host John Edmonds or goto: http://www.pompanodive.com

March 22, 2018 (Thur 7:30pm) - Dinner at Large "Royal India"
Join us for a fun evening with great food and friends at Royal India at 3801 Griffin Road, Ft. Lauderdale.
For more info ask our host Ray Papa or goto: http://www.royalindiasfl.com/


March 24, 2018 (Sat 10:00am Meet Up) Bike Ride, Robins Lodge Park, Davie
We are meeting up at Robins Lodge Park (4005 S. Hiatus Rd, Davie) for a morning Bike Ride in this beautiful rustic South Florida location. Questions, ask our host Dave Wills or goto: https://www.facebook.com/pages/Robbins-Lodge-Park/119685624749493

March 31, 2018 (Sat 8:00am Show & 8:30am Go) - Dive on a Private Boat
Randy Holmes & John Kansman are organizing a 2-Tank dive leaving Mizell-Eula Johnson State Park (Formerly John U. Lloyd State Park) Boat Ramp. They know all the good spots, don’t miss out. For more information goto: https://www.floridastateparks.org/park/Mizell-Johnson

March 31, 2018 - End of Spiny Lobster Season

April 4, 2018 (Wed 7:30pm) - SFDI General Meeting
Meeting starts promptly at 7:30pm, show up early to sign up for events & socialize.

April 12, 2018 (Thur 7:30pm) - SFDI Executive Board Meeting
Everyone is welcome!  Join us at the VFW and see how your club is run.

April 14, 2018 (Saturday 5:30pm) - Annual SFDI 'Pig Roast' at the VFW
One of our favorite and most popular events of the year. Enjoy an evening with friends filled with great food & laughter. Only $10 per person, family and friends are invited.  The price includes soft drinks, beer, wine and the main course "Roasted pork". Other drinks may be purchased directly at the VFW bar. Please bring a side dish or appetizer or dessert to share with everyone and we will see you there!


April 21, 2018 (Sat 11:00am Meetup) - Nature walk "Wakodahatchee Wetlands" Delray Beach
Enjoy the sights and sounds of the Wakodahatchee Wetlands in Delray Beach. This 3/4 mile boardwalk over wetlands features hundreds of birds and other wetland animals. Bring your sunscreen, binoculars and don't forget your camera.
We will be gathering for lunch at a local restaurant following the walk. For more information ask our host Jeff Raffa or goto: https://floridahikes.com/wakodatahatchee

April 21-28, 2018 (Trip) - Digital Fiesta Expedition 2018, Cozumel Mexico (See Overseas Trips)

April 26, 2018 (Thur 7:30pm) - Dinner at Large "TBA"
We are still finalizing the details for our April Dinner at Large so hold this date and stay tuned, Host Joe S.


April 28, 2018 (Sat 8:00am Show & 8:30am Go) - 2-Tank Dive Pompano Dive Center
Enjoy a morning 2-Tank Dive with the Pompano Dive Center (101 N Riverside Dr, Pompano Beach), come on out and have some fun.
Cost is $65pp (Includes Tax & Tip).  If you need tanks please contact the Dive Center, 954-788-0208. For more information ask our host Jeff Raffa
or goto: http://www.pompanodive.com

May 3, 2018 (Thur 7:30pm) - SFDI General Meeting
Meeting starts promptly at 7:30pm, show up early to sign up for events & socialize.

May 10, 2018 (Thur 7:30pm) - SFDI Executive Board Meeting
Everyone is welcome!  Join us at the VFW and see how your club is run.

May 12, 2018 (Sat 9:00pm Meet up) - Dania Beach "EroJax" Shore Dive & Cookout
If you have never been out to the Dania Beach "EroJax's" this is a great opportunity to go with friends who frequently dive this site. The Jax's are concrete structures that form an artificial reef filled with marine life just north of the Dania Pier.  After the dive we will be hosting a Cookout with burgers and hot dogs. Bring a side dish to share and a beverage of your choice. This is a 1-Tank Shore dive, for more information ask our host Jeanne Kossey or goto: Dive Dania EroJacks

May 24, 2018 (Thur 7:30pm) - Dinner at Large "Jimbo's Sandbar" in Hollywood
Join us for a fun evening with great food and friends at this favorite local hangout (located 6200 N. Ocean Drive). Tiki Style Open Air Bar and Restaurant right on the Intercoastal waterway with boat docking. It will remind you of being in the keys.
For more info ask our host Joe Giandinoto or
goto: http://jimbossandbar.com/

May 26, 2018 (Sat 8:30am Show & 9:00am Go) - 2-Tank Dive on the Sea Experience
Enjoy a morning 2-Tank Dive with the crew of the Sea Experience (Bahia Mar Hotel, 801 Seabreeze Blvd, Ft. Laud), come on out and have some fun. Cost is $65pp (Includes Tax & Tip).  If you need tanks please contact the Dive Center, 954-770-3483. For more information ask our host John Edmonds or goto: http://www.seaxp.com/

June 6, 2018 (Wed 7:30pm) - SFDI General Meeting
Meeting starts promptly at 7:30pm, show up early to sign up for events & socialize.

June 14, 2018 (Thur 7:30pm) - SFDI Executive Board Meeting
Everyone is welcome!  Join us at the VFW and see how your club is run.

July 5, 2018 (Thursday 7:30pm) - SFDI General Meeting (Date Moved Due to 4-July Holiday)
Meeting starts promptly at 7:30pm, show up early to sign up for events & socialize.

July 9, 2018 (Monday 7:30pm) - SFDI Executive Board Meeting (Date Moved Due to VFW Event)
Everyone is welcome!  Join us at the VFW and see how your club is run.

July 14-21, 2018 (Trip) - Cayman Brac, Cayman Brac Beach Resort (See Overseas Trips)

July 25-26, 2018 - Spiny Lobster Mini-Season