Concerts on the Corner
The Town of Davie will be hosting the Concerts on the Corner series beginning Thursday, March 14, 2013. The concerts will be held every other Thursday night through May 23, 2013, in the grass field on the Corner of Davie Road and Orange Drive from 6 to 9 p.m. The concerts are free.
Live music will begin at 6 p.m. and the event will include food trucks, a bounce house, and sponsor displays. Acts scheduled to perform include Shadow Creek, Skwirls Gone Bad, Across the Universe Beatles Tribute, Andrew Morris Band, Thunder Road, and Burnt Biscuit. Bring your blankets and chairs. Enjoy dinner and live music Thursday nights in March, April, and May during the Concert on the Corner concert series. The Town of Davie is seeking applicants for arts & crafts vendors and sponsors. For information, contact Matthew Mlodzinski, at 954-797-1163.
Concert on the Corner Dates
March 14 and 28, 2013
April 11and 25, 2013
May 9 and 23, 2013
Family Bike Rally & Bike Safety Day
The Town of Davie will sponsor its annual Family Bike Rally and Bike Safety Day on Saturday, March 23, 2013. The event will be held at Shenandoah Park located at 14452 Shenandoah Parkway, Davie. This year’s ride will take us on an all new bike path. There will be a bike safety inspection prior to the ride. The free Bike Safety Rodeo will be held from 8 to 9 a.m. Check in will begin at 8 a.m. and the rally begins at 9 a.m. Water, fruit, and maps will be supplied at registration. Preregistration is $2.00 per rider and walkup registration is $3.00. For preregistration, you may download a form and click on the Community link and then Upcoming Events link. This event will take place rain or shine. There must be 30 preregistered riders or the event may be cancelled.
Annual Spring Egg Hunt and Multiethnic Festival
The Town of Davie will hold its 33rd Annual Spring Egg Hunt on Saturday, March 30, 2013, at Robbins Park, located at 4005 Hiatus Road, Davie. The Egg Hunt will be held in conjunction with the International Multiethnic Festival. The event is held from 9 a.m. to 1p.m. The egg hunt will begin at 10:05 a.m., and will end shortly thereafter. Free activities will include an animal farm, bounce houses, and climbing wall. Activities at a small cost will include face painting, sand art, and pictures with Peter Cottontail. Free children’s entertainment will take place all morning. Peter Cottontail will arrive by fire engine at 10 a.m. Age groups for the Egg Hunt are 0 to 3, 4 to 5, and 6 to 8. Prizes will be given for special eggs found. Free candy will be given to all children who participate. For information or Multiethnic booth space applications, call our hot line at 954-797-1166, or visit our web page at www.davie-fl.gov under special events.
Town of Davie seeks Volunteers for the 17th Annual Waterway Cleanup
The Central Broward Water Control District and the Town of Davie welcome you to participate in the 17th Annual Waterway Cleanup. The cleanup is a public awareness campaign to keep our waterways clean. This event will take place on Saturday, April 27, 2013, from 8 to 11:30 a.m. along the C-11 Canal, between State Road 7 and Flamingo Road in Davie.
We are currently seeking groups, families, and individual residents to help clean and pick up trash from the canal banks. We are also looking for residents with small boats to clean the canal waters. Whether you are a nonprofit group or a local family, own a boat or not, you can play a role in helping us clean Davie’s main waterway. Participants will receive a Waterway Cleanup T-Shirt (while supplies last) and a ticket for admittance to the Trash Splash party held at Pine Island Park Pool, located at 3800 SW 92 Avenue, Davie. There will be music, free hot dogs, and refreshments all afternoon. The party will start at 11:30 a.m. after the Cleanup. Everyone who cleans is invited to attend. To participate, you must preregister on line or contact Matthew Mlodzinski, at 954-797-1163 no later than April 23, 2013.