The Town of Davie Special Events Division offers year round and seasonal cultural activities, special events and festivals for the entire family. Some of our annual traditional festivals include:
*All times, dates and activities are subject to change*
Join the Town of Davie and the South Florida Trail Riders for a trail ride through Davie's equestrian trail system. Breakfast, water and a goodie bag are all included in a small fee. You must bring your own horse!
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration
*Sunday, January 15, 2017*
The Annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration will be held on Sunday, January 17, 2016 at Potter Park, 4300 SW 57 Terrace, Davie from 1:00pm - 4:00pm. The Celebration will include youth entertainment, a poetry contest, FREE lunch and kids activities including bounce houses, slide and climbing wall. Come celebrate Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.'s Birthday with the Town of Davie. If you would like to participate in the poetry contest call (954) 797-1181.
*Friday, February 24, 2017*
The Town of Davie’s 80th Annual Orange Blossom Festival will feature a golf tournament hosted by the Davie Golf and Country Club. The 5th Annual James Pirtle Memorial Golf Classic will be held on Friday, February 24, 2017, to kick off the Festival weekend.
The format of the James Pirtle Memorial Golf Classic will be a 4-player scramble with a 1 p.m. shotgun start. Competition is open to players of all skill levels and handicaps. The tournament will award team prizes and trophies, and will feature course contests.
Complete tournament information and entry forms are available online or can be picked up Davie Golf and Country Club, 8201 Nova Drive, Davie, FL 33324, and the Davie Pine Island Park Multipurpose Center, 3801 S. Pine Island Road, Davie, FL 33328.
Orange Blossom Kick Off Concert
*Friday, February 24, 2017*
Join us on February 24, 2017 from 6:00pm to 9:00pm for the Orange Blossom Kick Off Concert at the Old Davie School Historical Museum, 6650 Griffin Road, Davie. The Classic Rock band Rema Dee will be performing live starting at 6:30pm. Admission is FREE and there will be Arts & Craft vendors, bounce house, petting farm and food trucks.
Food and beverages will be available for purchase throughout the evening. So bring your blankets and chairs and enjoy an evening of music.
The 80th Annual Orange Blossom Festival, Parade and Rodeo
*Saturday & Sunday, February 25 and 26, 2017*
9 a.m. to 6 p.m. (Sat.)
9 a.m. to 5 p.m. (Sun.)
Town Hall, 6591Orange Drive
$5.00 on the festival grounds
Festival Both Days
The festival will feature over 250 displays and will take place down Orange Drive from Davie Rd. west to SW 66th Terrace. This portion of Orange Drive will be closed off during the festival. Free activities for both days includes an arts & crafts show, fine arts show, musical entertainment, "Cowboy Town", Native American display, animal farm, western carriage display, commerce corner, information displays and green product displays. There will be a FREE concert on Saturday and Sunday! There will also be a free kids' corner that includes a bounce house, giant slide, rides and climbing wall. Admission to the festival is FREE. If you are interested in sponsoring this event, please contact Jeff Pohlman, Operations and Professional Management I at 954-797-1163. For a list of our sponsorship
opportunities please call Anna Francis at (954) 797-1181. If you would like to become a vendor please check back around August for the application.
Kiwanis Pancake Breakfast
On Saturday, beginning at 7:00am, there will be a Pancake Breakfast at the Davie Moose Lodge, 4483 Davie Rd, Davie, put on by the Kiwanis. Pre-sale tickets are available at the Davie Town Hall, Special Events and Cultural Arts office for $5.00.
Strawberry Shortcake Festival
On Saturday and Sunday there will be an old fashioned Strawberry Festival at the Davie Woman's Club located on Orange Drive, on the festival grounds. Fresh strawberries and homemade shortcake will be served as well as other strawberry creations.
Orange Blossom Concerts:
*Saturday, February 25, 2017
*Sunday, Sunday, February 26, 2017
Orange Drive and Davie Road
$5.00 on the festival grounds
80th Annual Orange Blossom Parade
*Saturday, February 25, 2017*
Davie Road between Orange Drive and SW 39 Street
The parade will kick off at 10:00 a.m. and will proceed down Davie Road, between SW 39 Street, south to Orange Drive.
This Year’s Theme: "TBA"
How to become an entry in the parade
All non-profit youth and adult groups, commercial and non-commercial businesses, musical marching and non-musical marching groups, and all school groups are invited to participate. Parade applications will be ready around December 2016. Awards will be presented after the parade in the different mentioned categories on the community stage.
Open Farmers Market & Green Fair
Just like in the old west, purchase fresh home grown vegetables, herbs and spices, peanuts and fruits at our old fashion Farmers Market sponsored by the Department of Agriculture and the 4-H Clubs of Broward.
Free Stage Entertainment & Street Dance
Family Entertainment will take place on both days throughout the festival. FREE street concerts on Saturday and Sunday at 2:00 p.m. on the Festival Grounds. Listen to 99.9 KISS Country for guest entertainers.
Heritage championship rodeo in the covered Bergeron Rodeo Grounds of Davie, Florida
See authentic heritage rodeo at its finest! Be amazed as real cowboys from around the world compete for championship titles. The Davie Pro Rodeo was voted as the best rodeo east of the Mississippi and has won numerous awards rodeoing in Las Vegas, Nevada. Come watch cowboys and cow gals challenge 2,000 pound bulls, ride bare back, wrestle cattle, barrel race, and team rope. The kids will love it! The Davie Pro Rodeo will be held on Saturday, February 25, 2017, at 7:30pm, and on Sunday, February 26, 2017, at 2:00pm, in the covered Bergeron Rodeo Grounds of Davie, Florida.
Gates open at 6:00pm to purchase tickets and so that you can come in and enjoy the food and vendors before the rodeo begins. Advanced and Group rate tickets are available at the Special Events and Cultural Arts office located at the Pine Island Park. Tickets are $20 and $8 (3-12) in advance and $22 and $10 (3-12) at the gate.
Festival, Parade and Rodeo Parking will be available behind the Town Hall and can only be accessed via Davie Road. Parking on the festival grounds is $5.00 per vehicle.
All times, dates and activities are subject to change.
*Second Thursday of every month*
The Town of Davie will be hosting its “Concerts In The Park” concert series on the second Thursday of every month. The concerts will be held in the bandshell at the Old Davie School Historical Museum, beginning at 6:00 p.m. and ending at 9:00 p.m. The concerts are FREE. Event begins at 6:00 p.m. and the live music will start at 6:30 p.m. The events will include food trucks, a bounce house, petting farm, vendors and sponsor displays. Acts scheduled to perform include Sekond Nature(Variety) Dec. 10th, Sucker Punch(Country) Jan. 14th, Andrew Morris Band(Country) Feb. 11th, Beatles Review(Beatles Tribute) March 10th and Viva(Variety) April 14th. For the Tast of Davie we will be featuring a different Davie restaurant at each concert. Bring your blankets and chairs, enjoy dinner and live music the second
Thursday of every month during the “Concerts In The Park” concert series! To become a vendor, please click here.
Family Bike Ride
*Saturday, March 12, 2016*
Cancelled this year
*Saturday, March 26th, 2016*
Bamford Sports Complex, 3801 South Pine Island Road, Davie
Free Activities begin at 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Starts at 10 a.m.sharp!
Children hunt in separate age groups
1 to 3 years, 4 to 5 years, 6 to 8 years
Free candy given to all participants.
Prizes will be awarded for Magic Eggs found
Other free activities will include an Animal Farm, Hay Ride, Giant Slide, Bounce Houses, and Climbing Wall!
To become a vendor please click here!
*Saturday, April 16, 2016*
Davie Town Hall
9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Free for anyone wishing to clean!
The Town of Davie and the Central Broward Water Control District welcome you to participate in the 20th Annual Waterway Cleanup. The cleanup is a public awareness campaign to keep our waterways clean. This event will take place along the C-11 Canal. Participants will receive a free T-shirt and water, as well as a ticket to the "Trash Splash," a pool celebration, after the cleanup, at the Pine Island Park Pool, 3800 SW 92nd Avenue, Davie.
Community service hours may be earned by individuals and groups at this event. Call (954) 797-1153 for details. If your group, school or family are interested in helping with this upcoming Waterway Clean-up, click here for an application
*Saturday, April 23, 2016*
On Saturday, April 23, 2016 the Town of Davie, partnering with Joana Bueno Productions, LLC and Davie Pro Rodeo will host the Festival of the Americas, featuring a Bull Riding Event & Concert at the Bergeron Rodeo Grounds of Davie, Florida. This one day event will include traditional food and international vendors from countries around North, South, Central America and the Caribbean, as well as fun activities for kids, live music and an exciting Bull Riding Event! The Festival of the Americas will
begin at 12:30pm and finish at 6:30pm. The Bull Riding Event and Concert will start at 6:00pm and conclude at 11:30pm. The evening events will include live musical performances, lots of food and a full night of entertaining activities. To top the evening off, there will be Professional Bullriding, featuring top international athletes competing together and representing their countries. Following the Bull Riding Event, there will be a concert featuring a Brazilian country western band. If you are interested in becoming a sponsor please click here. If your are interested in becoming a vendor at the event please click here. Space is limited!
3rd Annual Classic Car Round-Up
*Sunday, May 22, 2016*
Bergeron Rodeo Grounds
10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Free (small fee for parking)
The Town of Davie, Sentinel Classics Insurance and Rick Case Automotive Group will sponsor its 3rd Annual Classic Car Round-Up, which will take place on Sunday, May 22, 2016, at the Bergeron Rodeo Grounds, located at 4271 Davie Rd, Davie from 10:00am – 4:00pm. Join us for this great, free family classic car event, expected to draw hundreds of visitors to Downtown Davie. This is the best covered classic car show in Florida! 100 cars will be under the covered Bergeron Rodeo Grounds. The event will include live entertainment, free kids fun zone, free petting farm, great food and vendors and arts and crafts! This is a rain or shine event. To pre-register your car click here, for sponsorship opportunities click here or for vendor information click here! for information call (954) 797-1181 or visit www.davieclassiccarroundup.com.
*Monday, May 30, 2016*
Memorial Day gives all patriotic Americans an opportunity to honor the sacrifices that so many devoted men and women made to keep and protect freedom at home and abroad. Join us on Memorial Day to remember our American heroes. Wear red, white and blue! Bring your American flag! Parade starts at 10:00 a.m. down Orange Drive to the Bergeron Rodeo Grounds. Ceremony will begin immediately after the parade. Those interested in being in the parade should contact Scoutmasters Camporee Chief and 2015 Memorial Day Chairman by email at email@example.com or Jeff Pohlman, Operations and Professional
Managment I, at Jeffrey_Pohlman@davie-fl.gov.
*Saturday, June 4, 2016*
Davie Golf and Country Club; 8201 Nova Drive
Beginning at 7:30 a.m. the morning of the event. NO pre-registration. Click here for an application.
Starts at 8:30 a.m.
5 and under, 6 to 8, 9 to 12
$9 per child, which includes bait, lunch, a goodie bag, and an event t-shirt for the first 200 kids to register. Please bring exact change if you can.
Equipment like the pro’s use (rods, reels and tackle boxes) will be awarded in all above mentioned age groups. All children must be accompanied by an adult throughout the event.
Sunday, June 12, 2016*
Bring your pets and equines for a dress up day of fashion and fun! We will have classes for: Dogs, Cats, Farm Animals, Horses, Mini's, Donkeys, Ponies and Others. If you can dress it up, we will have a class for it. We will have 3 classes for each pet: Most Fashionable, Best Matched Pair-Pet and Handler, and Most Unusual. Plus a Best of Show Winner! Pet Fashion Show entry fee per class $10.00, you can enter one class or all three. Our open horse show will feature classes in: Halter, Showmanship, English and Western Riding, 4-H plus Time and Game Events.
Gates open at 9:00am, Fashion Show begins at 10:00am, Open Horse Show begins at 12:00pm with Time and Game Events at 2:30pm.
The Show is sponsored by the Town of Davie benefitting Friends of the Farm Park and Project Stable.
Special Appearance by - Darlene Evans of KISS Country Radio 99.9 FM!
Click here for a Vendor Application.
*Monday, July 4, 2016*
Fun at the Pool
10:00am – 4:00pm
Join us at the Pine Island Pool for fun activities, FREE SWIM, Inner Tube Water Polo and more!
11:00am: Fun Foam Spray with the Davie Fire Department
1:00pm: Dive in Treasure Hunt
3:00pm: Watermelon Eating Contest
For more information please call (954)327-3927
*Monday, July 4, 2016*
4:00pm – 9:30pm
Join us at the Bamford Sports Complex in Pine Island Park for Kids Arts and Crafts, Food Trucks, Youth Section, Face Painting, Bounce Houses, Train Rides, and Craft Vendors
4:30pm: Kids Interactive Games
6:30pm: Cake Cutting – FREE cake while supplies last
7pm: Live Music - "Paul Revere and the Raiders"
If you would like to become a sponsor for this event, please contact Jeff Pohlman, Operations and Management Professional I, at Jeffrey_Pohlman@davie-fl.gov or click here for an application. Click here for the vendor application.
For more information: (954)797-1181
GO GREEN ON THE 4TH!
Support our new Town of Davie Clothing, Shoes and Textile Recycling Program which is now underway by bringing a plastic bag or two (tied) to our big Town Independence Day Family Fun Day at Pine Island Park and drop them in the recycling truck or bins with the Town of Davie logo. This new program not only helps the Town's commitment to environmental compliance, but also will help fund local nonprofits through the Town Community Endowment Fund.
Come join the Town of Davie and the South Florida Cloggers for this annual Davie Event at the Bergeron Rodeo Grounds of Davie, Florida from 11:00am - 2:00pm. Show off your singing and dancing talents by participating in the "Davie Idol" singing contest or one of the dancing or clogging demonstrations. Come for family fun and stay for a good ol' fashion country hoedown, games and entertainment! Help the South Florida Cloggers raise travel money for clogging competitions by bidding on silent auction items. Tickets are $10 for adults and $7 for children and will include not only entrance to the hoedown, but a hot dog dinner as well. The registration fee for "Davie Idol" contest is $20. Prizes will be awarded to the winner. Call Rebecca Vetter at (954) 347-5207 for more information.
*Monday, October 17 - Friday, October 21, 2016*
The Florida League of Cities, an association of member municipalities throughout Florida, is sponsoring an educational program called “My city: I’m part of it; I’m proud of it.” The program is designed to educate school-aged children about city government functions.
In the spirit of the program, the Town of Davie will celebrate Florida City Government, October 17 thru October 21, 2016, by providing school-aged groups educational tours of Davie Town Hall. Tours will be conducted between 9:30a.m. and the last tour at 3:30p.m. The tours are designed to educate and to inform students about their local government. We would like to invite your school to participate in our program.
To participate, call Anna Francis - Crew Leader - at 954-797-1181. All groups will check in behind Town Hall, 6591 Orange Drive.
*Saturday, October 29, 2016* 1:00 - 5:00 pm
Includes a pumpkin patch, free games and prizes, a petting farm, bounce houses, climbing wall & a Halloween costume contest at 4:00pm. The South Florida Cloggers will be hosting a family friendly haunted house. This event will be held on Saturday, October 29, 2016, at Robbins Lodge Open Space Park, 4005 Hiatus Rd. Davie, FL. We are now accepting vendors for this event. If you would like to be a vendor click here. Spaces are limited!
*Friday, November 11, 2016*
Mark your calendars for the Veterans Day Ceremony, Wednesday, November 11, 2015, at Veterans Park, 5750 SW 39 Street, Davie, Florida. Ceremony begins at 10:00am. There will be satellite parking held at the Bergeron Rodeo Grounds where a shuttle bus will transport you to the Ceremony.
*November 19 - 20, 2016*
Bergeron Rodeo Grounds of Davie, Florida (4271 Davie Rd. Davie, FL)
Free to the general public
9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Green Vendor Spaces: Available (at a cost) for Green Businesses and Not-for Profit Green Organizations. Contact Anna Francis, Crew Leader at 954-797-1181 for more information.
About this Event: The Town of Davie will offer an eco friendly educational opportunity for you to discover new “green products" and a friendly economical way to live. Discover why it is important to minimize your “Carbon Footprint”. Green minded business will offer an opportunity to understand why green living can create a better tomorrow. This twenty year old craft show celebrates the finest of country crafts and traditional arts. Free gate admission the days of the event. Please click here for a 2016 Craft show/green fair application
The Town of Davie is inviting your school or civic group to participate in the 29th Annual Winter Holiday Tree, Menorah and Kinara Decorating Contest at the Davie Town Hall. Decorating date will be announced soon. If you are unable to decorate the morning of the date, groups can come to decorate anytime before Friday, December 2nd before Noon. Groups are asked to make all their own decorations, keeping to the theme; lights will be provided by the Town. Prizes will be awarded Saturday evening at the Lighting of the Greens event. If you would like to participate please contact Anna Francis at (954) 797-1181.
*Saturday, December 3, 2016* 6:00pm - 9:00pm
Voted by its residents as the best decorated city hall in Broward County! Visit a display of thousands of lights, over 50 beautifully adorned holiday trees, menorahs, and kinaras. Free traditional refreshments, holiday magic show, and twenty tons of holiday snow. Have your picture taken with SANTA in the Council Chambers, for a small fee. Jingle Bell Parade, put on by the South Florida Trail Riders. Free petting farm, bounce houses, climbing walls and more! To be a holiday sponsor, please click here for an application or contact Jeff Pohlman, Operations and Professional Managment I, at Jeffrey_Pohlman@davie-fl.gov or (954) 797-1163.
*Friday, December 11, 2015* 5:30pm - 7:30pm
Location: Town Hall (6591 Orange Dr.)
The Florida Youth Orchestra has teamed up with the Town of Davie to showcase their musical abilities. Visit Town Hall’s beautiful light display and listen to live performances of Holiday classics such as, Jingle Bells, Frosty the Snowman, Silent Night, and more. Refreshments and snacks will be sold for a small fee.
*Saturday, December 19, 2015
Bergeron Rodeo Grounds of Davie, Florida (4271 Davie Rd. Davie, FL)
Free to the general public
6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
About this Event: Bring the family out and join the Town of Davie at the Bergeron Rodeo Grounds for a free holiday movie. We won’t release the name of the movie until you arrive, but we’ll give you a hint! This movie is the tale of an over-sized elf who was accidently transported in Santa’s sack to the north pole and grew up to be an adult among Santa’s elves. When he realizes he doesn’t fit in at Santa’s workshop he begins his journey to New York in search of his real family and spreads tons of holiday cheer (and chaos) along the way! Gates will open at 6pm and the movie will begin at 6:30pm and will be displayed on a 60’ blow up screen. Refreshments and snacks will be sold for a small fee. Don’t forget your blankets and chairs!
*All times, dates and activities are subject to change.*