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, 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
Where: Veterans’ Memorial Park, 7825 Southgate Blvd.

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Join Chef Katz and EarthSave for a FREE 'TryVegan' Community Dinner & Presentation. Last Friday of each month. Enjoy guest speakers, give-a-ways, entertainment, and a delicious-nutritious dinner. RSVP for assured meal to Chef Brook Katz by email. All ages welcome.

When: Friday, May 25th, 5:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Where: Tamarac Community Center, 8601 W. Commercial Blvd.
Fee: Free

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Memorial Day Ceremony

Join us as we pay tribute to those who gave their lives to protect our freedom.  Special guest speakers, light refreshments, music performed by J.P. Taravella High School Band, and "What Memorial Day Means to Me" essay winners recognized.  Thank you to our sponsors VITAS Healthcare and HUMANA

When: Monday, May 28th, 10:30 am                                                                                   Where: Veterans' Memorial Park, 7825 Southgate Blvd.


Movies in the Park

Free big screen movie in the park. Enjoy pre-movie activities: face painting, games,
bounce house, music, and food from onsite food trucks. Bring your blankets and lawn chairs. Free bag of popcorn. Thank you to our sponsor Smile Everyday Dentistry.

Pre-movie activities start at 7:00 pm, Movie starts at 8:15 pm

When: Friday, June 1st - DESPICABLE ME 3
Where: Tamarac Sports Complex, 9901 NW 77th Street

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Father's Day Family Fishing Tournament

Celebrate Dad by spending time fishing in the Father's Day Family Fishing Tournament. Price includes a gift for dad and lunch. Please bring your own fishing equipment and bait. *Catch and release

When: Saturday, June 16th, 9:00 am - Noon                                                                       Where: Caporella Park, 5200 Prospect Road                                                                              Fee per person: $5 residents, $8 non-residents (Register by June 13th at the Tamarac Recreation Center or Tamarac Community Center).


4th of July All American Celebration

Celebrate the biggest and best birthday party in the City of Tamarac at the All American Celebration Event!  We invite you and your friends and family for a free outdoor concert featuring “CHILL FACTOR”, kid’s area with inflatables, face painting, arts & crafts, games, and food trucks. Grab your lawn chairs and your camera and get a snapshot with Uncle Sam and Betsy Ross as they make an appearance during the event. The night’s not over until after the impressive and choreographed pyrotechnical firework display which kicks off promptly at 9pm.  Thank you to our sponsor Smile Everyday Dentistry.

Limited on-site parking. Please use shuttle from Tamarac City Hall (7525 NW 88th Ave) and Tamarac Community Center (8601 W. Commercial Blvd). Shuttle will run from 5:30pm to 8:15pm and following the fireworks. IT’S ALL FREE! For more information, call the City of Tamarac Parks and Recreation Department at 954-597-3620.

Where: Tamarac Sports Complex, 9901 NW 77 Street                                                       When: Tuesday, July 4th, 6 – 9 pm

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.