Dancing in the Street

Free Music & Dance Extravaganza April 26 Along  Oakland Park Main Street/NE 12th Avenue

Oakland Park will host its third annual "Dancing in the Street" block party Friday,April 26. This free live music festival along Oakland Park Main Street (NE 12 Avenue) will feature some of South Florida's most popular musical performers.

Entertainment is scheduled from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. on multiple stages throughout the City's Downtown Culinary Arts District. A food court in the 3500 block of NE 12 Avenue will offer a variety of refreshments for sale.

Musical artists scheduled to perform include:

  • Mr. Nice Guy Band  
    • Big Dog Station Stage
    • Classic Rock Band
  • Caribbean Waves Band 
    • City Hall Stage
    • Reggae, Calypso & Steel              Drum Band
  • Rock Candy 
    • Tatts and Tacos Stage
    • Rock Band
  • Sophia Anderson 
    • Switchbox Coffee Stage
    • Pop Singer
  • And other exiting musical performances!

Stages will be set up adjacent to Downtown businesses (listed north to south):

  • Funky Buddha Stage: 
    • 1201 NE 38 Street
  • City Hall Stage: 
    • 3650 NE 12 Avenue
  • Hot Spots Stage: 
    • 3500 NE 12  Avenue
  • Switchbox Coffee Stage:
    • 3446 NE 12 Avenue
  • Tatts and Tacos Stage: 
    • 3300 NE 12 Avenue
  • Big Dog Station Stage: 
    • 3148 NE 12 Avenue

 Some of the food court vendors will include:

The Dancing in the Street “KidZone” located in the the 3400 block of NE 12 Avenue will offer a variety of child-friendly activities such as face painting, bead making, cookie decorating.

Event parking will be available at the two Dixie lots on north and south side NE 38 Street, as well as the City lots at NE 38 Street & 13 Avenue and behind the Big Dog Station. There will also be a complementary shuttle transporting attendees from Jaco Pastorius Park. A ride share location is available for pick up and drop off at NE 12th Ave. and 37th St, Oakland Park, Fl 33334.

For more Dancing in the Street details, please call 954-630-4500.

Event Details:

  • Time:
    •  6:00PM to 10:00PM
  • Date:  
    • Friday, April 26, 2019
  • Location: 
  • Main Street (N.E. 12th Ave.):
    • From Oakland Park Blvd.       to Park Lane East ( N.E.         38th St.).
  • Admission: Free.
  • Music & Entertainment.
  • Children's Activities.
  •  Food and drinks available for purchase.
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Contact Us

  1. Cristina Curry

    Special Events Coordinator
    Phone: 954-630-4507

    Parks & Leisure Services

    3650 NE 12th Avenue
    Oakland Park, FL 33334

    Phone: 954-630-4500
    Fax: 954-630-4352

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