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Memorial Day Weekend Activities in Fort Lauderdale For The Whole Family

Posted on Blog, Fort Lauderdale, Holidays May 15, 2018

When you’re ready to celebrate Memorial Day weekend, you’ll discover plenty of fun activities around Fort Lauderdale that the whole family will enjoy. Get ready to welcome the start of summer by checking out a few of these top options.

Great American Beach Party

The Great American Beach Party takes place May 26 and is one of the most popular summer kickoffs in Fort Lauderdale. This free event takes place at Fort Lauderdale Beach and features music, live performances, a movie showing on the beach, a sand castle contest, a classic car show, family games, a military tribute, and more.

Memorial Day KidzFest at Flamingo Gardens

Go to Flamingo Gardens on Memorial Day weekend to check out the popular KidzFest activities. This year the garden is teaming up with the Borowski Art Glass exhibit to bring Fables and Fairytales to the festival. Fables and Fairytales will showcase over 70 works of glass and metal art by Studio Borowski that are reminiscent of mythical creatures. The festival will also include games, crafts, special guided tours, entertainment, and more.

Davie Memorial Day Ceremony and Parade

While it’s fun to welcome summer on Memorial Day weekend, it’s also important to remember the holiday is for honoring service members who died while serving their country. The town of Davie will hold its annual Memorial Day Ceremony and Parade on May 28. The parade starts at 10 a.m. and the ceremony starts immediately after.

Memorial Day Observance at Butler House

On May 28, the Deerfield Beach community will gather at the Butler House for their Memorial Day Observance. Formal ceremonies begin at noon and include a flag folding ceremony and wreath ceremony. Afterward, The Hot Java Band will perform a free concert.

If your Fort Lauderdale home starts to feel too warm this Memorial Day weekend, be sure to contact All Year Cooling for reliable service and repair.


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