City Events


Dr. Martin Luther King,  Jr. Celebration


January 20, 2020: Join us to celebrate MLK's Dream! Enjoy performances, family style picnic and activities. 

Community Soul


February 7, 2020: 3rd Annual Oakland Park Community Soul is a celebration for the whole community commemorating Black History Month; marking the contributions and achievements of the African and Caribbean American community.

Polynesian Cultural Festival


February 22 and 23, 2020: Experience the culture, beauty and spirit of the Polynesian Islands at the 14th annual Polynesian Cultural Festival. 
 

Taste of Oakland Park


February 28, 2020: Taste of Oakland Park is a grand tasting Celebration of food and drink, for the locals by the locals. Admission tickets include food and beverage samples from all participants vendors. 
  

Youth Day


March 1, 2020: Youth Day is an Oakland Park tradition celebrating its 62nd AnniversaryHave tons of fun, excitement and youthful exuberance at Broward County's longest running parade.

Easter Egg Hunt


April 11, 2020: The Oakland Park Firefighters' Benevolent Association, will host its annual Easter Egg Hunt free to the public at Royal Palm Park located at 1701 NW 38th Street in Oakland Park. At Approximately 9:45 a.m., the Easter Bunny will arrive at the park in the fire engine to start the Easter Egg Hunt at 10:00 a.m.

Citywide Yard Sale


April 18, 2020: 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.

Dancing in the Street


April 24, 2020: The City of Oakland Park presents a giant block party of dancing & music along Downtown Main Street/NE 12th Avenue between NE 38th Street and Oakland Park Boulevard. Check back for a listing of musical performers and stage locations.

Navy Days Concert


May 2, 2020: Navy Band Southeast performs military and patriotic favorites, as well as rock and brass band songs. 

Memorial Day Ceremony


May 25, 2020: 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


July 10 & August 14, 2020: Celebrate 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.

Latin Fest


September 20, 2019: In honor of Hispanic Heritage Month, Oakland Park Latin Fest is a free community celebration of the Latin culture through food, drink, music, dance and art at Jaco Pastorius Park.

Oktoberfest


October 4, 5, and 6, 2019: Enjoy live German music, German-style beer, and food in the Funky Buddha Biergarten.

Halloween Bash


October 25, 2019: Join all the ghosts and goblins for a not-so-scary evening of fun and family entertainment at the Halloween Bash.


Art & Antique Walk + Craft Show


November 9, 2019: Tour and shop the eclectic of Oakland Park vintage and antique stores + Craft Show in Art Park.

Veterans Day Ceremony


November 11, 2019: Join City officials and the Oakland Park American Legion Post 222 to honor all who served this country in the armed forces.

Holiday Village


December 6 & 7: 5th Annual Oakland Park Holiday Village is a family-friendly weekend event at Jaco Pastorius Park. City Commissioners will assist Santa Claus with the official lighting of Oakland Park's 40-feet tall Christmas Tree at 6:30 p.m. Friday, December 6 at the park's Grand Fountain Plaza.