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Special Events
The City of Tamarac is committed to building community through enriching experiences. These events are designed with the entire family in mind and offered throughout the year. For more information about upcoming events, please contact 954-597-3620.
 Upcoming Special Events

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Tamarac Community Farmers Market

The market is a great place to shop for fresh produce, tea, honey, sauces, baked goods, hummus, pickles, and other artisanal goodies. Come meet the producers and sample their locally prepared, all natural products.   

   When:   Every Sunday of the month, 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
Where:  Veterans’ Memorial Park, 7825 Southgate Blvd.
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Music, activities for the kids, and great food!
When:  Every Wednesday, 5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Where: Tamarac Park, 7501 N. University Dr.
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Join us for a pot luck dinner and presentation with guest speakers.

            When: Saturday, November 19th, 4:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Where: Tamarac Community Center,
8601 W. Commercial Blvd.
Fee: Free

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36th Annual Tamarac Turkey Trot 5K Run

Put your running shoes on and get moving on Thanksgiving morning for the Annual Turkey Trot 5K Run. Runners receive t-shirt and finisher medal.

Early registration ends November 13th - $25,
Late registration: Nov 14th – Nov 23rd - $30, Race Day: $50
(Veterans take $10 off registration fee, mail in or in person registration only, must show proof)

Where: Tamarac City Hall, 7525 NW 88th Avenue
When: Thanksgiving Morning, November 24th at 7:30 am

Register on-line at www.active.com
or print registration form  


Holiday Lighting Festival 

 This free event includes the Mayor and Commission lighting the Christmas tree and Menorah, a special holiday concert featuring Tamarac’s best school choirs, special appearance by Santa Claus and friends, and children’s entertainment.

Where: Tamarac Community Center,
8601 W. Commercial Boulevard
When: Wednesday, December 7th, 6:00 pm  

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Rudolph’s Winter Wonderland

Join the City of Tamarac for a holly jolly night of reindeer games. Rudolph’s Winter Wonderland will have bounce houses, arts & crafts, $1 pony rides, pictures with Santa Claus, a special appearance by Rudolph the red-nosed reindeer and much MORE! 

Where: Tamarac Park,
7501 N. University Drive
When: Friday, December 9th, 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm 
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 Dress your pet up for the best dressed holiday hound contest, doggie treats, raffle prizes, and bring your camera to have your dog’s photo taken with Santa. Vendors wanted.

Where: Gary B Jones Park for People and Pups,
8101 Southgate Boulevard
When: Saturday, December 17th, 9:00 am – 11:00 am  
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  A great time to start fresh for the new year! Vendor spaces fill up quickly. Don't wait! Sign up today! Spaces are limited!
Where: Tamarac Park,
 7501 N. University Drive
When: Saturday, February 11th, 7:30 am – 12:00 p.m.

Become a Sponsor!
Sponsoring a special event is a great marketing approach to reach your desired audience. By partnering with the City of Tamarac, we will provide you with an avenue to promote your business and assist in increasing visibility in the community. Contact the Tamarac Parks and Recreation Department at 954-597-3620 for more information.