Margate officials expect this year’s 4th of July Extravaganza to be bigger and better than ever! Day-long festivities planned by the City of Margate Parks and Recreation Department in partnership with the Margate Community Redevelopment Agency (MCRA) will include a Parade, a pool party, concert and fireworks. Here’s a breakdown of the day-long schedule of happenings throughout the City of Margate:
4th of July Parade
9:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
Beginning at 9:00 a.m., a sea of red, white and blue will parade down the City’s signature Margate Boulevard eastbound from 76th Avenue to Margate City Hall. Awards will be given to the best overall entry for a private business, a non-profit organization and a Margate family. Immediately following the parade, the MCRA will provide post-parade refreshments and bounce houses at City Hall.
Calypso Cove Pool Party
1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
From 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m., the City of Margate Parks and Recreation Department will host a 4th of July pool party featuring a steel drum band and face painting at Calypso Cove, the City’s water park located at 6200 Royal Palm Boulevard. Admission to Calypso Cove is $4 for Margate residents and $7 for non-residents.
4th of July Extravaganza
5:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m. / Fireworks Show Begins at 9 p.m.
The City’s 4th of July Concert and Fireworks Extravaganza begins at 5:00 p.m. with live music, food trucks, bounce houses, and family-friendly activities at the northwest corner of Margate Boulevard and State Road 7. The concert begins at 6 p.m. and a 20-minute fireworks show will begin at 9 p.m.
Studio 54 – Hard hitting Party and Dance band featuring hits from the Motown era, the 70’s and 80’s disco era.
9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.: Eastbound lanes of Margate Boulevard from 76th Avenue to Margate City Hall
9:00 a.m. – 11:00 p.m.: Margate Boulevard, from the Clock Tower to State Road 7
7:30 p.m. – 10:30 p.m.: State Road 7, from Atlantic Boulevard to Coconut Creek Parkway
For more information about the City of Margate’s 4th of July Extravaganza, please visit margatefl.com or call (954) 972-6458.
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Date(s) - 07/04/2018
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm