Dancing in the Streets of Oakland Park


6:00 pm - 10:00 pm


Oakland Park City Hall
3650 N.E. 12th Avenue, Oakland Park, fl, 33334

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On Friday, April 5, 2024 The City of Oakland Park will host a mile long block party spanning from NE 38 Street (Park Lane East) to Oakland Park Boulevard (on 12th Avenue). Between 6 and 10pm, Six live bands will perform on multiple stages, setup throughout the City’s Downtown Culinary Arts District. Music genres will include acoustic guitar performers, funk, jazz, top 40, country, rock, salsa, merengue and even tropical music.

In addition to live music and delicious food, Dancing in the Street will feature fun event activations hosted by local Oakland Park businesses including Mission Yoga, Park Place Spa and Body Sculpt, and The Wander Shop. The event will also showcase unique items from more than a dozen local artists and crafters.

Best of all, Admission is FREE!

Live Entertainment on Multiple Stages

The following bands are scheduled to perform from 6 to 10 p.m.:

  • Bobby Nathan Band
    City Hall, 3650 NE 12 Ave.
  • School of Rock
    Rebel Wine Bar, 3520 NE 12 Ave.
  • Luigi Arredondo Quartet
    Cyth & Co., 3446 NE 12 Ave.
  • Laura Munevar
    33 Street and NE 12 Avenue
  • Solid Brass 
    Big Dog Station, 3148 NE 12 Ave.
  • Paul Anthony & The Reggae Souljahs
    35th St Fountain


Dancing in the Street will feature a variety of food from local eateries: (based on previous years)

  • Big Dog Station (burgers and Philly steak sandwiches)
  • Butcher’s Barrel (burgers)
  • Nestlé Toll House Café By Chip (cookies and brownies)
  • Pink Donuts (donuts)
  • Richie’s Gourmet Italian Ices (Italian ice)
  • SurfSide Sausage (hot dogs)
  • Tatts & Tacos (taco bar)
  • + at least 8 food trucks!

Kids Zone Activities

Located between NE 34 Street and NE 34 Court, the Kids Zone will feature a variety of activities, free of charge:

• Face painting
• Henna Art
• Balloon Twisting
• Coloring Wall
• Caricature Art
• Bounce Houses

Road Closures

Main Street/NE 12 Avenue will be closed to vehicular traffic between Oakland Park Boulevard and Park Lane/NE 38 Street on Friday from 1 p.m. (noon) till 12 a.m. (midnight).

Parking and Ridesharing

A public rideshare pick-up and drop-off area will be located at the corner of NE 12 Ave & NE 37th St

Free public parking will be available in the following locations:

  • Parking lot at 1301 NE 38th St
  • Parking lot on NE 12th Ave between NE 38th St & NE 37th St (North of City Hall)
  • Parking lot behind Big Dog Station 3148 NE 12th Ave, Oakland Park, FL 33334
  • Parking lot behind Tatts & Tacos 3200 NE 12th Ave, Oakland Park, FL 33334

More Information

City website: www.oaklandparkfl.gov/dits

Oakland Park CRA: www.opcra.com