Every summer, the City of Fort Lauderdale Parks and Recreation Department presents the Starlight Musicals Concert Series at Holiday Park, located off Federal Hwy and Sunrise Blvd, minutes from downtown Fort Lauderdale. For more than 4 decades, these free outdoor concerts have provided a great way to enjoy the summer with family and friends in an outdoor setting. The series features an exciting lineup of bands covering pop, country, rhythm and blues, tropical rock, and more. The shows take place Friday nights beginning June 11 and continuing through August 13, from 7:00 to 10:00 p.m. on the football field at Holiday Park, located at 1150 G. Harold Martin Drive in Fort Lauderdale.
2021 Starlight Musicals Entertainment Schedule *
JUNE 11 — Caribbean Chillers (Tropical Rock & Jimmy Buffet)
JUNE 18 — Motown Magic (Motown)
JUNE 25 — Irish Evening (U2 by UV, Fineans, Police Pipe & Drums, Irish Dancers)
JULY 2 — Smooth STB (Santana Tribute)
JULY 9 — Mickey’s Hot Swing Latin Band (Latin)
JULY 16 — Valerie Tyson Band (R & B)
JULY 23— Andrew Morris Band (Country)
JULY 30— Miami Sound Byte (Rock, Pop, Funk & Motown)
AUGUST 6 — Shane Duncan Band (Ultimate Party Band)
AUGUST 13 — Southern Blood (Southern Rock)
*subject to change without notice
Non-Profit Awareness & Food Drives
Each week Bank of America will feature a non-profit group to raise awareness of their program and goals. For the eleventh year, food drives will be held throughout the concert series to benefit food banks for people as well as pets. Non-perishable food donations will benefit The Pantry of Broward and Life Net 4 Families. Pet food donations will benefit Abandoned Pet Rescue.
Also this year, there will be a tent-free zone to guarantee visibility to spectators in the main area of the field. In addition,smoking will not be permitted on the south side of the field.
For more information, visit www.fortlauderdale.gov/departments/parks-recreation/special-events/starlight-musicals. You may also call the Parks and Recreation Special Events Hotline at (954) 828-5363, especially to check on the event status in case of inclement weather.