Clicky Skip to Content

Juneteenth festivals, events & live entertainment in Broward

Festive Juneteenth events in Broward include entertainment, speakers, and festivals with activities for kids.

Juneteenth is a federal holiday representing freedom from slavery in the United States. In Broward, Juneteenth events are various dates, and plenty offer free entry.

Black History Month - photo by Oladimeji Odunsion

Photo by Oladimeji Odunsion on Unsplash

In 2024, Juneteenth events  include

Hollywood

Juneteenth event is 5 p.m. to 10 p.m. Friday, June 14, at ArtsPark on Hollywood Boulevard and Federal Highway, Hollywood 33020. 

Street parking  is $1.50 per hour. Garage Parking is $1 per hour. 

Garage locations are:

  • 251 S. 20th Ave., between Harrison and Van Buren streets
  • 251 N. 19th Ave., between Tyler and Polk streets

Parking information is online

Tamarac

Juneteenth event is 7 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. Saturday, June 15, with entertainment, food vendors and kids activities. Entertainment includes the band Old Skool Gang. A dance performance features Ashanti cultural Arts. The event is at Tamarac sports complex, 9901 NW 77th Street.

Pompano Beach

Juneteenth Blues and Sweet Potato Pie Festival is 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, June 15, and entry is free. The venue is Apollo Park, 1580 NW Third  Avenue, Pompano Beach 33060.

The event includes games for kids, face painting, food vendors, poetry, dance, performances including  African drumming, Juneteenth history, and other festivities. 

Fort Lauderdale

Juneteenth in Fort Lauderdale is 12 p.m.to 4 p.m. Saturday, June 15, with performances, food trucks, bounce houses, kids zone, vendors and art.

The venue is Carter Park, 1450 W. Sunrise Blvd., Fort Lauderdale 33311.

Plantation

Plantation Historical Museum is featuring a Juneteenth event 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, June 15, and entry is free. 

Plantation Historical Museum, 954-797-2722, is at 511 N. Fig Tree Lane, Plantation 33317. Parking is free.

A Juneteenth presentation and discussion is featured at 2 p.m. Saturday, June 15, at the West Regional Library, 954-765-1560, 8601 W Broward Boulevard, Plantation 33324.

Dania

Performances, DJ entertainment, and basketball tournament are featured at the Dania Juneteenth event 12 p.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, June 15, at Frost Park. The event includes food trucks with free food for the first 150 people. Frost Park is at 300 NE Second St., Dania Beach. Entry is free. Parking is free.

Deerfield Beach

Juneteenth festivities in Deerfield Beach include entertainment, food trucks and a kids' zone.  The event is 2 p.m. to 7 p.m. Saturday, June 15, at the recreation building at 445 SW Second St., Deerfield Beach.

Hollywood

South Florida Chamber Orchestra is featured in a free program focusing on Juneteenth and Fathers. The event is 1 p.m. Saturday, June 15 at the Hollywood branch library,

954-357-7760, 2600 Hollywood Boulevard, Hollywood 33020. Parking is free.

Lauderhill

Free Juneteenth presentation and saxophonist 11 a.m. Saturday, June 15, at Lauderdale Lakes branch library, 3580 W. Oakland Park Blvd., Lauderdale Lakes  33311. Register online.

Plantation

A Juneteenth event is featured 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, June 19, at Plantation Heritage Park, 1100 S. Fig Tree Lane, Plantation 33317.  The first 10 people to arrive receive an adventure pack.  =Holiday and weekend entry fees for the regional park are $3 per vehicle for up to 8 people.

Miramar

Juneteenth Family Day is 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Wednesday, June 19, in Miramar. The Juneteenth event includes art projects, African art exhibit and a step show. Food vendors are at the event and The Little Library offers free books while supplies last. It's at City Hall Plaza, 2300 Civic Center Place. Parking is free.

Coconut Creek

Valerie Tyson Band is featured at Juneteenth festivities 5:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. Saturday, June 15, with free entry. The event includes food trucks, a speaker and exhibits. Bring blankets or portable seats. No pets, please. The venue is outside at City Hall, 4800 West Copans Road, Coconut Creek 33063.

Coral Springs, event with fee

An indoor Juneteenth party at 6 p.m. Wednesday, June 19, features performances, tastings from local black-owned restaurants, and beverages for purchase.

Tickets are $35 for non-residents. Coral Springs residents receive a discounted rate of $25 with promocode BESTDAYEVER.

Performances include:

  • Divine 9 step performance
  • Fashion showcase ADU Salon
  • 8 p.m. comedian Preacher Lawson

The venue is Coral Springs Center for the Arts, 2855 Coral Springs Drive

Sign up for the South Florida on the Cheap newsletter. Follow on Facebook.

More Juneteenth events

Loading...
Loading...
Loading...
Loading...
Loading...
Loading...
Loading...
Loading...
Loading...
Loading...
Loading...
Loading...
Loading...
Loading...
Loading...
Loading...
Loading...
Loading...
Loading...
Loading...
 

Juneteenth at ArtsPark in Hollywood
When
June 14, 2024 @ 5:00 pm-10:00 pm
What
Juneteenth at ArtsPark in Hollywood
Where
Hollywood ArtsPark
Cost
FREE
Add to Calendar: Google Outlook/iCal
When
June 15, 2024 @ 11:00 am-12:00 pm
What
Juneteenth presentation & saxophonist in Lauderdale Lakes
Where
Lauderdale Lakes branch library
Cost
FREE
Add to Calendar: Google Outlook/iCal
When
June 15, 2024 @ 12:00 pm-4:00 pm
What
Juneteenth event in Fort Lauderdale
Where
Carter Park
Cost
FREE
Add to Calendar: Google Outlook/iCal
When
June 15, 2024 @ 12:00 pm-5:00 pm
What
Juneteenth event in Dania Beach
Where
Dania Beach Frost Park
Cost
FREE
Add to Calendar: Google Outlook/iCal
When
June 15, 2024 @ 2:00 pm-3:00 pm
What
Juneteenth program at West Regional library in Plantation
Where
West Regional Library
Cost
FREE
Add to Calendar: Google Outlook/iCal
When
June 15, 2024 @ 2:00 pm-7:00 pm
What
Juneteenth event in Deerfield Beach
Where
Oveta McKeithen Recreational Complex, Deerfield Beach
Cost
FREE
Add to Calendar: Google Outlook/iCal
When
June 15, 2024 @ 5:30 pm-9:00 pm
What
Juneteenth event in Coconut Creek
Where
Coconut Creek City Hall
Cost
FREE
Add to Calendar: Google Outlook/iCal
When
June 15, 2024 @ 7:00 pm-9:30 pm
What
Juneteenth event in Tamarac
Where
Tamarac Sports complex
Cost
FREE
Add to Calendar: Google Outlook/iCal
When
June 19, 2024 @ 11:00 am-3:00 pm
What
Juneteenth Family Day in Miramar
Where
Miramar City Hall
Cost
FREE
Add to Calendar: Google Outlook/iCal
When
June 19, 2024 @ 5:30 pm-7:30 pm
What
Juneteenth event at park in Plantation
Where
Plantation Heritage Park
Cost
$0-$3.00
Add to Calendar: Google Outlook/iCal
When
June 19, 2024 @ 6:00 pm-9:00 pm
What
Juneteenth in Coral Springs
Where
Coral Springs Center for The Arts
Cost
$25.00-$35.00
Add to Calendar: Google Outlook/iCal
Patti Roth

About Patti Roth

Patti Roth, the editor of Fort Lauderdale on the Cheap, scouts out state and national deals, discounts and coupons for our readers, finding the real deals and presenting them in an easy-to-read format. A veteran newspaper and magazine writer and a longtime South Florida resident, she has written for The Miami Herald, The Sun-Sentinel in Fort Lauderdale, Florida Travel and Life, E Environmental Magazine, Dog Fancy, Cat Fancy, US Architecture and Earth911.com. Send your cheap tips to her at info@fortlauderdaleonthecheap.com.

Leave a Reply

Living on the CheapMiami on the Cheap is a member of Living on the Cheap, a network of websites published by frugalistas, journalists and consumer advocates. Find practical advice on saving money on groceries, travel and shopping, plus tips from our experts on how to live the good life for less at Living on the Cheap.

Living on the Cheap in the Media