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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Memorial Day Ceremony

Join us as we pay tribute to those who gave their lives to protect our freedom. This year’s ceremony will include a Presentation of Colors by the Tamarac Fire Rescue Honor Guard, the national anthem sung by Chantal Deshaies, and a keynote speech by Lieutenant Commander Benjamin S. Sorensen, who is currently a Department Head for a Navy Reserve unit at U.S. Southern Command. Face masks not required but preferred. Thank you to our sponsor, HUMANA. 

When: Monday, May 31st, 10:30 am                                                                         Where: Veterans' Memorial Park, 7825 Southgate Blvd.

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Family Fun Day in Celebration of Caribbean Heritage Month

Celebrate Caribbean Heritage Month with food, fun, games and live music featuring the T-Wave Band and a steel drum performance.

When: Saturday, June 5th, 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Where: Waters Edge Park, 7508 NW 61st Street

Concert on Green

Concert On the Green in Celebration of Caribbean Heritage Month

Celebrate Caribbean Heritage Month at the New Colony West Golf Club.  Enjoy live music by the Caribbean Waves Band.  Seating on the Green is free (no reservation required). Please bring your lawn chairs and blankets. Food and drinks available for purchase. Limited table seating available for a superb experience. Reserve a table for up to 4 people for $50 on the patio or terrace.  The reservation fee will be applied to your food and beverage order.  Reserve your table at http://bit.ly/ConcertontheGreen.

When: Friday, June 11th, 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Where: Colony West Golf Club, 6800 NW 88th Avenue


Juneteenth Storytime Extravaganza

Children and families are invited to learn the story and significance of Juneteenth in United states history through the art of traditional African storytelling at this free fun-filled event.  Activities include storytelling, games, and DJ.

When: Saturday, June 19th, 10 am - 12 pm
Where: Caporella Park, 5200 Prospect Rd.


Caribbean Splash Bash

Join us poolside for music and fun activities in celebration of Caribbean Heritage Month.

When: Saturday, June 26th, 10 am - 1:30 pm
Where: Caporella Aquatic Complex, 9300 NW 58th St.


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 “THE VALERIE TYSON BAND”, kid’s area with lawn games, face painting, arts & crafts, 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.  

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 6:30pm 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: Friday, July 2nd, 7 – 9:30 pm


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.

Free bus transportation to the Tamarac Farmers Market will be on May 16th and May 30th for Tamarac residents only. To make an appointment, please call (954) 597-3649, Monday through Friday from 8am to 4pm.

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.