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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Drive-In-Movie Night - Rescheduled from October 16th

Come together while social distancing at Tamarac’s Drive-In Movie Night to watch "Haunted Mansion" starring Eddie Murphy. Space is limited. $5.00 per vehicle. Pre-registration is required. Register at https://tamarac-drive-in-movie.eventbrite.com. You must show registration at gate to enter. Please stay in your car unless using the restroom and please wear masks while outside of your vehicle. Concession will not be available. Please bring your own snacks. A free bag of treats will be provided for each car ($5 value).

When: Friday, October 30th, 2020 - gates open at 6:30 pm, movie starts at 7:30 pm
Where: Tamarac Sports Complex, 9901 NW 77th Street                                    Fee: $5.00 per vehicle

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Trick or Treat Story Walk

Stroll through the park and enjoy an interactive reading of "Evelyn Del Rey Is Moving Away". Free book and candy bag while supplies last. Facial coverings and social distancing required.

Where: Saturday, October 31st, 11 am - 12:30 pm
Where: Waters Edge Park, 7508 NW 61st Street

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Veterans Day Illumination Celebration

Join us as we light a candle to honor our Veterans and visit the Veterans Honor Wall as it is illuminated at night.

Where: Wednesday, November 11th, 5:30 - 6:30 pm
Where: Veterans' Memorial Park, 7825 Southgate Blvd.

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The 40th Annual Tamarac Turkey Trot 5K Goes Virtual

The in person race may not be taking place but we will still be celebrating the 40th Annual Turkey Trot 5K virtually.  We are providing you with RaceJoy as part of the official race experience for the 40th Annual Tamarac Turkey Trot Virtual 5K. Download the RaceJoy mobile app in advance to ensure proper phone setup. Invite your friends and family to track you and send you cheers!


To register for the 40th Annual Tamarac Turkey Trot Virtual 5k please visit https://runsignup.com/tamaracturkeytrot

Registration Fees:

$15 – Includes short sleeve shirt and medal with pick up at Tamarac Community Center

$20 – Includes short sleeve shirt, medal and shipping charges inside the United States

$20 – Includes long sleeve shirt and medal with pick up at Tamarac Community Center

$25 – Includes long sleeve shirt, medal and shipping charges inside the United States


(Shipping outside the united states is an extra $5.00)


Shirt & Medal Pick up:

E-mails will be sent out to participants when shirts and medals are ready for pick up. 

Pick up location: Tamarac Community Center, 8601 W. Commercial Blvd., Tamarac, FL 33351



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, 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
Where: Veteran’s Memorial Park, 7825 Southgate Blvd.

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 954-597-3624 for more information.

Concert in the Park Band Inquiries

To submit your bands information for upcoming Concert in the Park events, please email us and include your band's name, music genre, and links to your website, YouTube channel, etc. Submission does not guarantee a spot in the concert line-up.

Food Truck and Food Vendor Inquiries

Submit your information by email to be put on our food vendor list.