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Fort Lauderdale’s 4th of July Spectacular

Fort Lauderdale’s 4th of July SpectacularMonday, July 4, 12pm-10pm – State Road A1A and Las Olas Boulevard, Fort Lauderdale

Celebrate America’s Independence Day at the City of Fort Lauderdale’s free 4th of July Spectacular presented by Zimmerman Advertising! The Independence Day Celebration will feature a patriotic extravaganza featuring live bands, a kids zone, beach games, contests, family activities and a dazzling fireworks display. The 4th of July Spectacular takes place on Monday, July 4 from 12:00 to 9:30 p.m. on Fort Lauderdale Beach at A1A and Las Olas Boulevard.

The PNC Bank Kids Zone will provide non-stop energy and excitement along with plenty of music and comic relief from 12:00 to 4:30 p.m. Highlights will include DJ, music, face painting, beach games and contests. Make sure to bring your appetite so you can compete in an old-fashioned hot dog eating contest. And if that doesn’t fill you up, top it off by participating in a July 4th watermelon eating contest!

Finally, as the sun goes down watch the sky light up with the City’s fireworks show at 9 p.m. This dazzling pyrotechnic display is simulcast with music on 101.5 LITE FM and is an annual favorite for all!