Margate 4th of July Parade & Fireworks

The City of Margate’s annual Fourth of July festivities will return with a fun-filled day of activities celebrating our nation’s Independence Day on Monday, July 4, 2023. This family-friendly and city-wide event will be hosted by the City of Margate and the Margate Community Redevelopment Agency (MCRA).

Parade

At 9am, a sea of red, white, and blue will parade down Margate Boulevard eastbound from 76th Avenue to State Road 7. Immediately following the parade, the MCRA will provide refreshments and a fun obstacle course for eventgoers to enjoy. Registration is open and is free for anyone wishing to be part of the parade. To register, please visit. www.margatefl.com/registration.

Pool Party

From 1-4 p. m., Calypso Cove Aquatic Facility, located at 6200 Royal Palm Boulevard, will host a Fourth of July Pool Party featuring live music by a steel drummer and face painters. Admission is $6 for Margate residents and $12 for non-residents, ages 5 and up.

Concert & Fireworks

Beginning at 5 p.m., the Fourth of July Extravaganza at the NW corner of Margate Blvd. and State Road 7 begins with food trucks and live music by The VAM Band, will take the stage at 6 p.m. and the fireworks display will begin at 9 p.m.

The night concludes at this location with the spectacular fireworks, which will light the Margate skies starting at 9 p.m. for approximately 20 minutes.

Road closures

  • 9-11 a.m.: Eastbound lanes of Margate Blvd. from 76 Ave. to State Road 7.
  • 9 a.m.-11 p.m.: Margate Blvd. from the Clock Tower to State Road 7.
  • 7:30-10:30 p.m. State Road 7 from Atlantic Blvd. to Coconut Creek Pkwy.

4th of July Schedule

  • Parade, 9 a.m.
  • Calypso Cove Pool Party, 1-4 p.m. ($)
  • Food trucks, 5-9 p.m. ($)
  • Live music 6-9 p.m.
  • Fireworks 9 p.m.

More Information

For more information, contact the City of Margate Parks and Recreation Department at 954-972-6458 or email [email protected].

Official website: margatefl.com/4thofJuly.

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