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Posted on: May 31, 2018

4th of July Extravaganza

4th of July 2018

Margate's 4th of July Extravaganza Set to Be Bigger and Better

Known as the best fireworks show in Broward County, the City of Margate Parks and Recreation Department and the Margate Community Redevelopment Agency (MCRA) are planning its Fourth of July Parade and Fireworks Extravaganza to be bigger and better than ever. Here’s the all-day long schedule of happenings:

4th of July Parade
9:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.

Beginning at 9:00 a.m., a sea of red, white and blue will parade down Margate Boulevard eastbound from 76th Avenue to Margate City Hall. Awards will be given to a private business, non-profit organization and a Margate family. Immediately following the parade, the MCRA will provide post-parade refreshments and bounce houses at City Hall.

Calypso Cove Pool Party
1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

From 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m., the City of Margate Parks and Recreation Department will host a 4th of July pool party featuring a steel drum band at Calypso Cove, the City’s water park located at 6200 Royal Palm Boulevard. Admission to Calypso Cove is $4 for Margate residents and $7 for non-residents.

4th of July Extravaganza
5:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

The City’s 4th of July Extravaganza begins at 5:00 p.m. with food, bounce houses, and family-friendly activities at the northwest corner of Margate Boulevard and State Road 7. The concert begins at 6 p.m. and the fireworks display will begin at 9 p.m.

Road closures
9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.: Eastbound lanes of Margate Boulevard from 76th Avenue to Margate City Hall
9:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.: Margate Boulevard, from the Clock Tower to State Road 7
7:30 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.: State Road 7, from Atlantic Boulevard to Coconut Creek Parkway

Click here to register to be in the parade.

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