Frequently Asked Questions
How do I get to the art studio?
From I-95: Take Sunrise Blvd exit. Go east on Sunrise Boulevard for approximately 2 miles. Turn left at NE 11th Ave. Continue to end of NE 11th Ave. to parking deck. From the East: Take Sunrise Boulevard heading west. Turn right on NE 11th Ave. to parking deck. FREE parking in GUESTS/RETAIL spaces provided on first floor of parking deck.
Where do I park?
FREE parking in GUESTS/RETAIL spaces provided on first floor of parking deck on NE 11th Ave. 3 Hour metered parking and pay-by-phone parking is available on nearby side streets. WARNING: The first few parking spaces on either side of the street are limited to 10-minutes.
How do I sign up for a Paint and Sip class?
Planning a Girls' Night Out or a Fun Date Night? Signing up for your wine and painting party is easy. Click the "Event Calendar" link on the top of the page to view our calendar of painting BYOB parties. Select which painting and wine party you want to attend and click "Add to Cart." Follow the on-screen directions to complete the order. Contact us if you have trouble completing your order and we will walk you through the process.
How much does a painting party class cost?
Pinot's Palette - Fort Lauderdale's Paint and Sip Parties are a fun and affordable way to enjoy arts and entertainment. Two-hour painting party classes cost $35 per painter. Three-hour painting party classes cost $45 per painter. The painting party class-length time is listed in the calendar.
When do I need to arrive for my painting and wine class?
We want to make sure you have a fun night out. So we recommend you arrive 30 minutes before your wine and painting class starts. Since this is a paint and wine party, early arrival will allow time for you to get settled in, set up refreshments, and mingle before the painting party starts.
What do I need to bring to the class?
Pinot's Palette - Fort Lauderdale is a painting BYOB studio. That means we provide the canvas, easel, brushes, paints, and apron for your paint and sip class. All you need to bring is your wine, beer or other beverage of choice. You may also bring snacks to your paint n sip party. Pinot's Palette - Fort Lauderdale also provides wine glasses, corkscrews, ice buckets, ice & we have plates, napkins, and silverware to make sure you have a fun night out without worrying about the details.
What should I wear to the painting party class?
From a casual girls' night out to a dressy fun date night, you don't have to be worried about being under or overdressed for your paint n sip party. There is no dress code for wine and paint parties at Pinot's Palette - Fort Lauderdale. If you are looking for a fun date night idea, don't let the paint scare you away. Pinot's Palette - Fort Lauderdale provides all painters at our wine and paint parties with an apron to protect your clothes.
I don’t have any artistic talent? Will I be able to complete the painting?
Absolutely! Our artist will guide you step-by-step through the painting party and will ensure that you stay on track to complete your beautiful masterpiece by the end of the paint and sip class. Nearly everyone is surprised at their inner Picasso!
Is there an age limit for the public painting and wine classes?
Yes, Pinot's Palette - Fort Lauderdale is a painting BYOB arts and entertainment studio. We do offer specific classes for children and families through our Little Brushes program. Normal public paint and sip classes have the following requirements: *Must be at least 18 years of age for our public classes. *Ages 13 to 17 are welcome to participate if accompanied by an adult. *Must be at least 21-years-old to drink alcohol during painting parties.
Can I bring something other than wine to the painting party?
You can bring wine, beer, liquor, soft drinks and snacks to Pinot's Palette - Fort Lauderdale. Or bring a smoothie from Smoothie King. There will be a large ice bucket with ice put to put drinks in during the paint n sip class. We do expect all painters to be responsible with alcohol on and off the premises.
What is the cancellation policy at Pinot's Palette - Fort Lauderdale?
At Pinot's Palette - Fort Lauderdale we understand party plans can change. Our cancellation policy is as follows: If you cancel your painting party at least 48 hours before class, you will receive a full refund. You also have the option to put the painting party reservation on hold for a later date or transfer the painting party reservation to another class. If you cancel 48 to 24 hours before class, the painting party reservation can be put on hold or transferred to another. Loss of payment will occur if no notification of cancellation occurs or if notification occurs less than 24 hours prior to the start of your painting party class. This cancellation policy applies to parties of 2 or less. For cancellation of a painting party of 3 or more, a minimum of one week's notice is required for a refund or to reschedule.