Nearby Attractions, Dining & Shopping

Make it a Great Day!

South Florida has a lot to offer anyone who wants to knit in public - or crochet, weave or hand spin yarn in public!  As you plan your visit to the Raging Wool, consider visiting some of the nearby beaches, attractions, lodging, shoppingdining destinations - and show off what you can do - in public!

Knitting and Dining in Paradise, what's not to like?

Dining & Restuarants

Pill Box Plaza (walking distance) 

Brusketta Italian Caffe

Brusketta Italian Cafe

Rosie’s Gourmet Italian Ices


 Flamingo Falls Shopping Center Area (1/2 mile away)

John The Baker shares his menu on the South Florida Today Show

John The Baker,

JP Mulligans & Ice Skating Rink,

International House of Pancakes (IHOP),

Buenos Aires Bakery & Café,

Wu’s Kitchen,

Gimme A Burger,


Subway, Jamba Juice, Tutti Fruti 

Cracker Barrel Old Country Store (I-75 and Sheridan Street)

Countryside Shops (1 mile away)

Vienna Cafe and Bistro

The Melting Pot,

The Beverly Hills Café,

Vienna Coffee House & Bistro,

D’Lites Ice Cream & Creperie

 Classics Deli,

South China Chinese,

Steve’s Pizza

Pembroke Lakes Mall Area (1.5 miles away)

Bahama Breeze Pembroke Pines

Bahama Breeze,

BJ’s Restaurant and Brewhouse,

Longhorn Steakhouse,

Olive Garden Italian Restaurant,

Macaroni Grill,

Miller Ale House,

Chick-Fil-A, Arby’s,

Panera Bread,

Jimmy John’s,

Denny’s, Chili's

Hurricane Grill & Wings

The Shops at Pembroke Gardens (3 miles away)

Brio Tuscan Grille at the Shops of Pembroke Gardens

Brio Tuscan Grill,

The Village Tavern,

The Pub,

Brimstone Woodfire Grill, 

The Cheesecake Factory,

RA Sushi Bar Restaurant,

Cigar Bar,

7 Pecados,

Gelosia Delizia Italiana,

Jason’s Deli,

Lime Fresh Mexican Grill,


TCBY Frozen Yogurt,

The Brass Tap,

That Wine Place,

Sal’s Italian Ristorante,

Misha’s Cupcakes,

Le Macaron,

Havana 1957,


Shopping Destinations

These shopping venues are within a 5 to 30 minute drive of the Raging Wool Yarn Shop. 

Sawgrass Mills

Pembroke Lakes Mall

The Shops at Pembroke Gardens

Weston Town Centre

Sawgrass Mills 

IKEA Sunrise

Bass Pro Shops (Dania Beach)

Aventura Mall

Dolphin Mall

Bass Pro Shops (Doral) 

Family Attractions  

These attractions are within a 10 to 60 minute drive of the Raging Wool Yarn Shop. 

Flamingos at Flamingo Gardens on Flamingo Road

Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts

American Airlines Arena (Miami Heat Basketball & Concerts)

BB&T Center (Florida Panthers Ice Hockey Home & Concerts)

Billies Swamp Safari (As seen on National Geographic Swamp Men)

Broward Center for Performing Arts

C.B. Smith Park (home of Kiss Country Chili Cook-off)

Davie Professional Rodeo

Everglades Holiday Park (Airboat Tours & Wildlife Exhibits)

Flamingo Gardens (Botanical Gardens & Wildlife Sanctuary)

Long Key Nature Center

Markham Park

Markham Park Radio Control Airfield

Markham Target Range (Pistol, Rifle, Trap, Skeet, 5-Stand, Sporting Clays)

Marlins Park (Miami Marlins Baseball & Concerts)

Pembroke Pines Theater of Performing Arts

Sawgrass Recreation Park (Airboat Tours & Wildlife Exhibits)

Sun Life Stadium (Miami Dolphins Football & Concerts)

Vista View Park (Equestrian Trails)


 Interesting South Florida Beaches 

Fort Lauderdale Beach

Bill Baggs Cape Florida State Park (Key Biscayne)

Ranked #7 on the list of "Top 10 Beaches in America" by Dr. Stephen Leatherman

Crandon Park Beach (Key Biscayne)

Dania Beach Ocean Park (Dania)

Fort Lauderdale Beach

Haulover Beach Park (Miami Beach)

Hollywood North Beach Park (Hollywood)

Hugh Taylor Birch State Park (Fort Lauderdale Beach)

John U. Lloyd Beach State Park (Dania)

Rickenbacker Causeway Hobie & Windsurfer (Key Biscayne)

South Beach Lummus Park (Miami Beach)

Crochet Hook

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Map & Directions to the Raging Wool Yarn Shop