Happy Fourth of July, a federal holiday also known as America’s Independence Day is a day of celebration with many people off of work and ready to celebrate with hot dogs, fireworks, and all things red, white, and blue.
This year is a little strange with the holiday falling on a Wednesday, but the holiday goes on none the less.
Many towns across south Florida are hosting festivals with food, music, beer gardens, live music and entertainment, and of course, lots and lots of fireworks.
Here’s a recap of what’s going on in South Florida this year so you can plan your day accordingly.
Fourth Of July Events To Attend In South Florida
Plantation: Parade at 9 a.m., concert and fireworks at 9 p.m.
Sunrise: Parade at 9 a.m., concert at 5 p.m.
Davie: Family fun day at Pine Island Pool at 10 a.m., concert at Pine Island Park at 7 p.m.
Doral: Independence Day celebration at 5 p.m. with fireworks at 9:20 p.m.
Fort Lauderdale: Drink Specials at The Dive Bar.
Hollywood: Festival at Johnson Street Plaza from Noon to 8 p.m., music and games at Charnow Park from 2 to 6 p.m., concert featuring the 13th Army Band of the Florida National Guard from 7 to 9 p.m., and fireworks at 9 p.m.
Homestead: Race to the Fourth! At Homestead-Miami Speedway from 6 to 10 p.m.
Miramar: Miramar Amphitheater at Regional Park grand opening and firework display from 3 to 9 p.m.
City of North Miami: Annual Independence Day celebration by the bay begins at 7 p.m.
City of Miami: America’s Birthday Bash at Bayfront Park begins at 2 p.m., fireworks at 9 p.m.
City of Miami Beach: Miami Beach Fire on the Fourth Festival, fireworks at 9 p.m.
Key Biscayne: Fourth of July Parade at the Village Green at 11 a.m., fireworks at 9 p.m.
Pembroke Pines: Independence Day celebration begins at 6 p.m., fireworks at 9 p.m.
Have fun and remember to wear sunscreen and stay hydrated this Fourth!