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. Picnic Celebration
*Sunday, January 17, 2016*
The Annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Picnic Celebration will be held on Sunday, January 17, 2016 at Potters Park, 4300 SW 57 Terrace, Davie from 1:00pm - 4:00pm. The Picnic Celebration will include youth entertainment, guest speakers, a poetry contest and kids activities including bounce houses and petting farm. Come celebrate Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.'s Birthday with the Town of Davie. If you would like to participate in the poetry contest, please click here to download an application or for information, call (954)
*Friday, February 26, 2016*
The Town of Davie’s 79th Annual Orange Blossom Festival will feature a golf tournament hosted by the Davie Golf and Country Club. The 4th Annual James Pirtle Memorial Golf Classic will be held on Friday, February 26, 2016, to kick off the Festival weekend.
The format of the James Pirtle Memorial Golf Classic will be a 4-player scramble with a 8:30 a.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 26, 2016*
Join us on February 26, 2016 from 6:00pm to 9:00pm for the Orange Blossom Kick Off Concert at the Old Davie School Historical Museum, 6650 Griffin Road, Davie. 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.
*Saturday & Sunday, February 27 and 28, 2016*
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 click here. To become a vendor, please click here for an 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 27, 2016
*Sunday, Sunday, February 28, 2016
Orange Drive and Davie Road
$5.00 on the festival grounds
79th Annual Orange Blossom Parade
*Saturday, February 27, 2016*
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: TBD
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. Click here for a Parade Application. Parade entries are FREE. Awards will be presented after the parade in the different mentioned categories.
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 27, 2016, at 7:30pm, and on Sunday, February 28, 2016, 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 $18 and $8 (3-12) in advance and $20 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 Shadow Creek(Country), Zero Point Zero(Classic Rock), Sekond Nature(Variety), and High Tolerance(Variety). Tast of Davie starts in September and 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 19, 2016*
Mark your calendars for the Family Bike Ride. This is a 6 mile family bicycle ride beginning and ending at Vista View Park. Fun for the whole family. Registration begins at 8:00am and the ride begins at 9:00am! Goodie bags included with small entrance fee (additional $1.50 to enter park). Please, NO training wheels or bike tires under 24".
*Saturday, March 26th, 2016*
Robbins Lodge, 4005 Hiatus 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!
*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 will host the Festival of the Americas, featuring an International Rodeo & 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 International Rodeo! The Festival of the Americas will begin at 10:00am and finish at 6:00pm. The International Rodeo and Concerts will start at 6:00pm and conclude at 11:00pm. 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 International Rodeo, there will be a concert featuring a Brazilian country western band. If you are interested in becoming a sponsor or vendor at the event, please contact Scott Harrison, Operations and Professional Managment I at (954) 797-1163
*Sunday, May 8, 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 8, 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.
For pre-registration, sponsorship opportunities or vendor information, call (877) 408-9499 or (954) 797-1076
*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*
Wolf Lake Park, 5400 S.W 76th Ave
Beginning at 7:30 a.m. the morning of the event. NO pre-registration. Click here for an application.
Starts at 9 a.m.
5 and under, 6 to 8, 9 to 12
$9 per child, which includes bait, lunch, a goodie bag, and an event cap for the first 250 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.
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!
Information and Questions: firstname.lastname@example.org
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
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 - "The Relyx" (Rock and Roll Music)
If you would like to become a sponsor for this event, please contact Jeff Pohlman, Operations and Professional Managment I, at Jeffrey_Pohlman@davie-fl.gov. Click here for the vendor application.
For more information: (954)797-1076
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 19 - Friday, October 23, 2015*
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 19 thru October 23, 2015, 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 Scott Harrison - Crew Leader - at 954-797-1076. All groups will check in behind Town Hall, 6591 Orange Drive.
*Sunday, October 25, 2015*
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 Trail Riders will present a Halloween Horse Costume Contest and the South Florida Cloggers will be hosting a family friendly haunted house. This event will be held on Sunday, October 25, 2015, 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
Veterans Day Ceremony
*Wednesday, November 11, 2015*
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.
*November 21 - 22, 2015*
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 Matthew Mlodzinski, Senior Operations Manager at 954-797-1163 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 2015 Craft Show/Green Fair application.
Winter Holiday Tree, Menorah & Kinara Decorating Contest
*Wednesday, December 2, 2015*
The Town of Davie is inviting your school or civic group to participate in the 27th Annual Winter Holiday Tree, Menorah and Kinara Decorating Contest at the Davie Town Hall. Decorating will begin on Wednesday, December 2, 2015, at 9:00am with a lunch served until 1:00pm. If you are unable to decorate on Wednesday morning, groups can come to decorate anytime before Friday, December 4th 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. Applications will be available soon. If you have any ideas for this years theme please email Scott Harrison at email@example.com.
*Saturday, December 5, 2015*
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.
*All times, dates and activities are subject to change.*