4th of July Celebration

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Due to the growing health concerns associated to COVID-19, the City of Deerfield Beach Parks and Recreation Department is disappointed to announce the cancellation of the 4th of July Celebration that was to be held at the Main Beach Parking Lot. Though festival-goers will not be able to “physically” attend our 4th of July Celebration event, the Special Events Division is busy creating a virtual experience for all to enjoy from home.

                                        NO FIREWORKS PERMITTED ON THE BEACH, STREET OR PUBLIC PROPERTY.
                                         THIS WILL BE STRICTLY ENFORCED BY THE BROWARD SHERIFF'S OFFICE​.

When: Our 2020 4th of July event has been canceled due to COVID-19
Where: Facebook page
Time: More details below
Fee: Free to attend
 

Saturday, June 27th: XBOX One Madden Tournament 

Ready to test your MADDEN 20 skills online for Xbox One?
Join us Saturday, June 27th for our “Virtual Xbox One” Madden tournament! All participants must pre-register. Register now at http://ow.ly/IHLW50AatLE!
Registration is free for Deerfield Beach residents and $5.00 per registrant for non-residents. Must register by 11:59pm on Thursday, June 25th . In order to participate registrants must have an Xbox One console with an active Xbox Live account. Registrants will need to provide their Xbox One GamerTag as well as their Mixer App Username after they register in order to be able to see live streams and check scores.


The tournament will be an online single elimination tournament. Brackets will be randomized by City staff with a prize gift card for the winner of the tournament. Space is limited! The host will be viewing the games through live stream to keep track of the scores and winners! Games will start at 1:00 PM. Ages 14 & up. For more information, contact Leo at (954) 649-6781

Sunday, June 28th: Home Decoration Contest

Do you have the most patriotic house on the block? Show us your 4th of July spirit by decorating your home this 4th of July! The winning home will receive a $25 visa gift card!

In an effort to stimulate and enhance a sense of community during these difficult times, the Community Events department is rewarding a resident that goes above and beyond in decorating their home for 4th of July. Residents have from June 26th - July 5th at 11:59 PM to submit a photo of your finished product to our Facebook Page (HERE) or email it to dfbspecialevents@dfb.city. The winner will be announced on our Facebook page on Monday, July 6th. We look forward to seeing all of your submissions! 

Monday, June 29th: Meditation Monday

Join Ms. Pepper for meditation crafts, journaling and a feeling discussion. Each week the class will explore different methods of breathing, self-expression and mindfulness meditation, and practicing it in a group setting.

Day: Monday • 7PM • ZOOM

Cost: Cost $1 per class | Registration required | Ages 5-13

STEP 1: Registering on RecTrak use this link

STEP 2: Join Pepper on Zoom @ 7PM 

Tuesday, June 30th: TikTok Tuesday

Looking for something to do today! Join our TikTok Tuesday challenge! Stay tuned to our Facebook page to see what this weeks challenge is. 

Wednesday, July 1st: Rec2Go Kits

DFB Rec2Go kits provides your child with 5 days of activities. Registration is required each week. Pick can be at Oveta McKeithen or Constitution Park. DFB Rec2Go kits are hand assembled by the City of Deerfield Beach recreational staff. Bags may vary with items and crafts based on supplies. 

Cost: $10 DFB Residence only | Registration required | Ages 5-13

STEP 1: Registering on RecTrak use this link

STEP 2: No Contact pick up is Wednesday, July 1st

Oveta McKeithen Recreational Complex • 445 SW 2nd St • 2:30PM – 4:30PM

Constitution Park & Arboretum • 2841 W. Hillsboro Blvd. • 3:30PM – 5:30PM

Thursday, July 2nd: Build Your Own Burger Contest

Calling all grill masters! 4th of July is all about family, food and fireworks! We challenge you to build your own burger this holiday weekend and send us the end result. All burgers welcome! The winning burger will receive a $25 visa gift card!

Residents have from July 2nd - July 5th at 11:59 PM to submit a photo of your finished product to our Facebook Page (HERE) or email it to dfbspecialevents@dfb.city. The winner will be announced on our Facebook page on Monday, July 6th. We look forward to seeing all of your submissions! 

Thursday, July 2nd: Trivia (Family, Kids, and Adult)

Trivia is definitely not just a game reserved for adults — kids love it too, and it’s an excellent way to test their knowledge and boost their intelligence and memory. It’s also a really fun way for them to learn more about numerous different topics and categories. So grab the whole Family, Yes — even the animals are invited, and come join us online for Family Trivia Night.

Trivia Game will be held on Zoom Video Conferencing platform. The meeting room will be announced on social media prior to date. We ask that you please register ahead of time via the "Register Now" link below and participants will be limited.

Register Now! 

Family Household Leaderboards will be posted weekly on Social Media. Compete to be the #1 family in DFB! Tag us on social media #DFBFamTrivia! For more information you may reach Pepper Butler bhall@deerfield-beach.com or call (954)-571-7550.

Friday, July 3rd: Patriotic Outfit Contest

Don your red, white and blue, put on your stars and stripes and join our Patriotic Outfit Contest!

Do you have your 4th of July outfit picked out? The Community Events department is looking for the most creative outfit this holiday. The winning outfit will receive a $25 visa gift card!


Residents have from July 3rd - July 5th at 11:59 PM to submit a photo of your finished product to our Facebook Page (HERE) or email it to dfbspecialevents@dfb.city. The winner will be announced on our Facebook page on Monday, July 6th. 

Saturday, July 4th: Star Spangled Sprint 5K

Step outside of your comfort zone and take on a new challenge in the Star Spangled Sprint 5K! Each registration helps support the American Cancer Society's Relay for Life of Northeast Broward. Register HERE!

This is not a Timed Race, this can be completed ANYWHERE on Saturday, July 4th. Be sure to listen to your body and practice proper social distancing while striving towards the finish line. Simply work on Going the Distance throughout the entirety of the event on Saturday, July 4th.

Stay tuned to our Facebook page, HERE. We will have a Live DJ perfroming on our Facebook Live from 9:00 AM - 10:30 AM to encourage runners to collectively run during this time to feel a sense of community, all participating runners must social distance during this time. Also be sure to join the Exclusive Star Spangled Sprint Strava Club HERE, this group is a great way to track your progress along the way!

We look forward to seeing you at the finish line and seeing your progress along the way! Participants will recieve an exclusive Star Spangled Sprint t-shirt to celebrate the accomplishment.
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Saturday, July 4th: Concert & Fireworks Display
Our local entertainer, Maggie Baugh is scheduled to perform at 8:30 PM on Facebook Live and immediately following her performance we will be showcasing a short fireworks display from our previous 4th of July shows. Don't miss out on this amazing virtual 4th of July concert & display!


Sponsors:

We would like to thank the following 2020 sponsors:



CRA  JM Family
     
 Side Stage - 3rd Street & Ocean Way
12:00 - 9:00 PM                 Chris Korzen                                                                                                                                                               
 Side Stage - 3rd Street & Ocean Way
12:00 - 9:00 PM                 Chris Korzen   

Day: Mondays • 4PM • ZOOM

Cost: Cost $1 per class | Registration required | Ages 5-13

STEP 1: Registering on RecTrak use this link

STEP 2: Activity bag No Contact pick up is Wednesday | Constitution Park & Arboretum • 2841 W. Hillsboro Blvd. • 3:30PM – 5:30PM

STEP 3: Join Pepper on Zoom @ 4PM