Great American Beach Party in Fort Lauderdale

The Great American Beach Party returns with much fanfare on Saturday, May 28, 2022 from 11:00 a.m. – 6:30 p.m. at Las Olas Oceanside Park (3000 E. Las Olas Blvd.) featuring live music headliner, Brass Evolution! Highlights include live bands, a kids zone, a classic car show, sand sculpting demonstration, an art show, a tribute to the U.S. Armed Forces, and a parachute jump by the SOCOM Para Commandos!

Live Music at the Las Olas Oceanside Park Stage

11:00 AM – Noon – Flamingo Brass (Patriotic)
12:30 – 2:00 PM – Beach Bumz (Jimmy Buffet/Beach Boys Tribute)
4:00 – 6:30 PM – Brass Evolution (Classic Rock Horn Band)

Other activities scheduled

10:00 AM – 1:00 PM – Sand Sculpting Contest (On Beach North of Las Olas Blvd.)
2:00 – 2:30 PM – SOCOM Para-Commandos Parachute Jump (On Beach South of Las Olas Blvd.)
2:30 – 2:50 PM –  Military Tribute (Las Olas Oceanside Park)
3:00 – 3:30 PM – Walk of Fame Ceremony (Las Olas Oceanside Park)

FREE ADMISSION

Getting There

ROAD CLOSURES – Las Olas Boulevard between A1A and Seabreeze Boulevard will be closed from 5:30 a.m. to 10 p.m. on Saturday, May 28. Northbound A1A traffic may access turnarounds at Poinsettia and Cortez Streets. Southbound A1A traffic may access turnaround at 600 Seabreeze Boulevard. Las Olas Circle is closed north of the Las Olas Garage as well as the southbound lane of Birch Road between Poinsettia and Cortez Streets. Anyone traveling south on Birch Road towards the Garage must detour to Seabreeze Boulevard at Cortez Street in order to head south. Motorists should expect heavy traffic and are encouraged to avoid the area and seek alternate travel routes or transportation.

CITY PARKING LOTS $20 EVENT RATE Honored Until Midnight

FREE BIKE VALET Available from 10 AM – 9 PM on the day of the event

WATER TAXI PICK-UP at DoubleTree Hotel next to Galleria Mall and Stranahan House (Round Trip: $5 per person, $2 seniors)

DOWNTOWN PARKING at Riverwalk Center Garage-150 SE 2nd St. (Registered Residents: $1.50/hour, Visitors: $3/hour)

ON-STREET PARKING at Beach (Registered Residents: $1.50/hour Visitors: $4/hour)

More Information

Official event website: www.parks.fortlauderdale.gov/special-events/special-events/great-american-beach-party

Updates and discussion via Facebook event page

 

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Date/Time
Date(s) - 05/28/2022
11:00 am - 6:30 pm

Location
Las Olas Oceanside Park 3000 E. Las Olas Boulevard, Fort Lauderdale, FL, 33316

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