Special Events

The City of Tamarac is committed to building community through enriching experiences. These events are designed with the entire family in mind and offered throughout the year. For more information about upcoming events, please contact (954) 597-3620.

Upcoming Special Events


Tamarac Community Farmers Market

The market is a great place to shop for fresh produce, tea, honey, sauces, baked goods, hummus, pickles, and other artisanal goodies. Come meet the producers and sample their locally prepared, all natural products.

When: Every Sunday, 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
Where: Veterans’ Memorial Park, 7825 Southgate Blvd.

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Join Chef Katz and EarthSave for a FREE 'TryVegan' Community Dinner & Presentation. Last Friday of each month. Enjoy guest speakers, give-a-ways, entertainment, and a delicious-nutritious dinner. RSVP for assured meal to Chef Brook Katz by email. All ages welcome.

When: Last Friday of the month, 5:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Where: Tamarac Community Center, 8601 W. Commercial Blvd.
Fee: Free


Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day Celebration

Join us to honor Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. with SaulPaul, a nationally known motivational speaker and award winning musician, performances by Ashanti Cultural Arts and an art exhibit representing thoughts on Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. displayed by students from Challenger Elementary and Renaissance Charter School.

When: Friday, January 18th, 6:00 pm
Where: Tamarac Community Center, 8601 W. Commercial Blvd.


Mainlands Concert in the Park

Grab your lawn chairs or blankets and enjoy live musical entertainment in the park.  Enjoy live music from the 50's, 60's, 70's and 80's from "STYLE".

When: Sunday, January 27th, 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm                                 Where: Mainlands Park, 4500 Monterey Drive

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Teen Summit

The 2019 Teen Summit "Cyber Talk Edition" will include discussions on texting, online communication, cyber bullying, and setting boundaries. There will also be a 3 Point Basketball Challenge as well as raffles and give-a-ways.  Pre-register by Monday, February 11th. Cost is $5.00 and includes breakfast and lunch.

When: Saturday, February 16th, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Where: Tamarac Community Center, 8601 W. Commercial Blvd.

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ONE TAMARAC: Multi-Cultural Festival

A free festival celebrating the many faces and many voices which make up our community.  Featuring the Bad Boys of Reggae - "Inner Circle", Latin band "Fondo Blanco", a variety of cultural performances, cultural exhibition area, children's fun zone, food vendors, and fireworks.

When: Saturday, February 23rd, 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm                               Where: Tamarac Sports Complex, 9901 NW 77th Street


Movies in the Park

Free big screen movie in the park. Enjoy pre-movie activities: face painting, games, bounce house, music, and food from onsite food trucks. Bring your blankets and lawn chairs. Free bag of popcorn.

Pre-movie activities start at 6:30 pm, Movie starts at 8:00 pm
Where: Tamarac Sports Complex, 9901 NW 77th Street

Friday, March 1st - Captain Underpants
Friday, April 5th - Peter Rabbit
Friday, May 3rd - Ralph Breaks the Internet

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Community Garage Sale

Vendor spaces fill up quickly.              
Sign up at the Tamarac community Center or Recreation Center.            
Early Registration: Open until February 28th - $20          
Late Registration: March 1st to March 13th - $35 

When: Saturday, March 16th, 7:30 am - 12:00 pm
Where: Tamarac Park, 7501 N. University Dr.  

Become a Sponsor!

Sponsoring a special event is a great marketing approach to reach your desired audience. By partnering with the City of Tamarac, we will provide you with an avenue to promote your business and assist in increasing visibility in the community. Contact the Tamarac Parks and Recreation Department at 954-597-3624 for more information.

Concert in the Park Band Inquiries

To submit your bands information for upcoming Concert in the Park events, please email us and include your band's name, music genre, and links to your website, YouTube channel, etc. Submission does not guarantee a spot in the concert line-up.

Food Truck and Food Vendor Inquiries

Submit your information by email to be put on our food vendor list.