6th Annual Great American Beach Party in Fort Lauderdale

Kickoff the summer when the 6th Annual Great American Beach Party returns on Saturday, May 23 from 10:00 a.m. to 8:30 p.m. on Fort Lauderdale Beach near A1A and Las Olas Boulevard. Highlights of this free family event include live bands, a kids zone, a classic car show, a Sand Sculpting Contest and an art show!  There will be plenty of live entertainment on two stages, face-painting for the kids, and a military parachute jump in tribute to the U.S. Armed Forces.

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Saturday Morning Activities

8:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m. Sand Soccer Tournament Fort Lauderdale Beach Park

9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Sand Volleyball Tournament Fort Lauderdale Beach Park

10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. Sand Sculpting Contest On beach from Poinsettia St. to Cortez St.

11:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Family Activities, DJ, Face Painting Beach Games, Inflatables On beach at Poinsettia St.

11:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Classic Car Show A1A at Cortez St.

11:30 a.m. – 8:00 p.m. Art Show, Vendors and Exhibits A1A at Poinsettia St.

Live Music Entertainment Schedule

12:00pm – 2:00pm – Six Foot Swell Surf Band (South Stage)

12:30pm – 2:30pm – The Castaways (North Stage)

2:30pm – 3:00pm – U.S. Military Parachute Jump & Tribute to U.S. Armed Forces

3:00pm – 5:00pm – Cutback Surfband (North Stage)

3:00pm – 4:00pm – The DBA Band (South Stage)

4:30pm – 6:00pm – The Fabulous Thunderbirds – (South Stage)

5:30pm – 8:30pm – Tom Jackson (North Stage)

7:15pm – 8:30pm – Weedline (South Stage)

Great American Beach Party

The City of Fort Lauderdale’s Great American Beach Party is co-sponsored by Broward County’s Cultural Division, Budweiser, the City of Fort Lauderdale’s Beach Community Redevelopment Agency, the Greater Fort Lauderdale Convention & Visitors Bureau, and Magic 102.7.


The Great American Beach Party offers plenty of stress free, convenient transportation options including a bike valet, flat rate parking at City lots, the Sun Trolley, and even water shuttles.

Beach Party Parking

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Date(s) - 05/23/2015
8:00 am - 6:30 pm

Fort Lauderdale Beach Park 1100 Seabreeze Blvd, Fort Lauderdale, FL , 33316, South Florida