Special Events

Citywide Yard Sales

May 19, 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.

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.

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.

Martin Luther King Celebration

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

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.

Navy Days Concert

May 5, 2018: The Navy will once again land in Oakland Park with the Navy Concert Band performing in front of City Hall. Concert highlights will include rousing renditions of military and patriotic favorites, as well as rock and brass band songs. This event will also include several of South Florida's favorite food trucks.


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

Polynesian Cultural Festival

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

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.

Taste of Oakland Park

April 27, 2018: Join us as we celebrate the flavors of Oakland Park with a culinary demonstration from local restaurants. This event also features live music and children’s activities.

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.