City Events


Community Soul


January 18, 2019: 2nd 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. 

Citywide Yard Sale


January 19, 2019: 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.
  

Dr. Martin Luther King,  Jr. Celebration


January 21, 2019: Join us to celebrate MLK's Dream! Enjoy performances, family style picnic and activities.

Taste of Oakland Park


February 15, 2019: 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. 

Polynesian Cultural Festival


February 23 and 24, 2019: Experience the culture, beauty and spirit of the Polynesian Islands at the 14th annual Polynesian Cultural Festival.

Youth Day


March 9, 2019: 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 20, 2019: 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.
 

Dancing in the Street


April 26, 2019: The City of Oakland Park hosts a mile long block party from Jaco Pastorius Park to Oakland Park Boulevard

Memorial Day Ceremony


May 27, 2019: 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 14, 2019:
 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.

Sand Pine's Tall Tales


November 3, 2019:
 Enjoy amazing stories and story tellers, face painting and an incredible nature tour. Learn about our native sand pine scrub and plants, Florida native wildlife species and much more!

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 and 8, 2019: The 4th 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.