Special Events

Memorial Day Ceremony

May 28, 2018: Join City leaders and dignitaries along with the American Legion Post 222 as we honor those who made the ultimate sacrifice for their country.

Summer Nights

June 8, 2018: Celebrate four summer nights in the park with two of the city’s most popular family events: the Culinary Arts Showcase, which features an hour and a half culinary presentation by local restaurants, followed by a family-friendly Moonlit movie.

Father's Day Fishing Tournament

June 16, 2018: Oakland Park's Father's Day Fishing Tournament is a fun and educational "catch and release" tournament held every year on the Saturday before Father's Day.

Citywide Yard Sale

July 21, 2018: The City of Oakland Park offers the opportunity for you to sell your no longer needed or wanted items at the Citywide Yard Sale held at Jaco Pastorius Park.


October 5, 6, and 7, 2018: Enjoy live German music, German-style beer, and food in the Funky Buddha Biergarten.

Halloween Bash

October 26, 2018: Join all the ghosts and goblins for a not-so-scary evening of fun and family entertainment at the Oakland Park Music on Main Street... Halloween Bash.

Veterans Day Ceremony

November 11, 2018: Join City officials and the Oakland Park American Legion Post 222 to honor all who served this country in the armed forces.


Martin Luther King Celebration

January 21, 2019: Join us to Celebrate MLK's Dream! Enjoy performances, ice-cream, and refreshments.


Polynesian Cultural Festival

February 2019: Experience the culture beauty and spirit of the Polynesian Islands at the 14th annual Polynesian Cultural Festival.