Pompano Beach is known as “The Heart of the Gold Coast”. It has a 1000 foot long fishing pier, excellent boating and an offshore coral reef accessible to divers and snorkelers. It has one of the best beaches in Broward County. There are numerous parks and golf courses. Some of the annual events include the holiday boat parade, the seafood festival and the fishing rodeo. Pompano Beach offers wonderful dining, shopping, harness racing and a smoke free casino.