Special Events

The City of Hallandale Beach hosts a number of family friendly events throughout the year.  All City hosted events are held in our beautiful City Parks and are free to attend.  Reasonable fees may be charged for event activities.  Our Food Trucks provide the best in event dining at family-friendly prices.

Our events offer your organization an opportunity to become involved in our community while gaining exposure as an event sponsor. Please consider taking advantage of the excellent promotional opportunities available to you as a sponsor and reach thousands of recipients through our social media and event promotion.  For information on sponsoring an event, visit Sponsorship Opportunities.

For information on hosting an event in the City, visit Special Event Permits.

Dr. MLK Jr, Parade and Celebration

Eggstravaganza

The City's annual Dr. MLK, Jr Day Parade and Celebration us hosted in partnership with the Community Civic Association.  

The fun filled day begins with a community parade from BF James Park to OB Johnson Park. Community groups and performers vie for the Best of Parade awards each year. 

The free, family-friendly Celebration kicks off at OB Johnson Park as soon as the parade is finished. Featuring food and community vendors, performances, City departments, and amusements; the Celebration is a not to be missed community gathering. 

Join us on Easter Saturday at Peter Bluesten Park for fast paced egg hunt fun at our free family friendly event where kids of all ages vie for the coveted golden eggs.  

Visits with Mr. Flop E Ears, community vendors, and more round out the family fun.

Memorial Day

Halloween Festival

Held in partnership with the Rotary Club of Hallandale Beach/ Aventura, our annual Memorial Day Ceremony begins with the placing of flags on the burial site of our veteran's in the Hallandale Beach Cemetery.  

Following a flag raising ceremony in the Cemetery, guests are invited to enjoy breakfast in the Foster Park Community Center.  

After breakfast, a ceremony is held in the Foster Park Plaza to honor the fallen men and women of our military.

Join us on Halloween evening at OB Johnson Park for a safe alternative to trick or treating.  Enjoy Carnival style games to earn candy and prizes as well as amusements and a Haunted House created by our OB Johnson Teen Zone.

Don't miss our costume contest where kids of all ages and family groups compete for Best Costume awards and prizes.

Your free entry includes 10 game tickets.  Additional tickets can be purchased onsite.

Veterans Day

Holiday in the Park

Held in partnership with the Rotary Club of Hallandale Beach/ Aventura, our annual Veteran's Day Ceremony begins with the placing of flags on the burial site of our veteran's in the Hallandale Beach Cemetery.  Following a ceremony in the Cemetery, guests are invited to enjoy breakfast at the Cultural Community Center. After breakfast, a ceremony is held at the City Hall Memorial to honor the fallen men and women of our military.

Each year the City kicks off the Holiday season at our Holiday in the Park event held on the first Friday of December at Peter Bluesten Park.

The family friendly event featuring Children's Activities, Holiday Crafts, Community  Performances, Visits with Santa, Holiday Music, Inflatables, Amusements, Food Trucks and more.

There is no entry fee to attend.  A $5 arm band allows unlimited access to the amusements and inflatables.