Deerfield Beach Pioneer Days

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Deerfield Beach celebrates its roots with this three day festival that features a carnival, arts and crafts, food vendors, live entertainment and a Saturday parade which concludes with a grand fireworks show.
When: Friday, February 16th - Sunday, February 18th, 2018
Where: Main Beach Parking Lot, 149 SE 21st Ave.
Time: February 16th from 5 - 10 PM
February 17th from 10 AM - 10 PM; Parade will be at 10 AM; Grand Fireworks Display will be at 9:05 PM
February 18th from 10 AM - 6 PM
 Fee: FREE                                                                                                                       

Exhibitor Information

Please click HERE for the 2018 Pioneer Days Arts & Crafts vendor application.
Please click HERE for the 2018 Pioneer Days Food vendor application.

Parade Information

Please click HERE for the 2018 Pioneer Days Parade entry form.

Entertainment Schedule

Friday, February 16

5:00pm - 6:00pm  TBA
6:30pm - 7:45pm  TBA
8:30pm - 10:00pm TBA                                                                                                                   

Saturday, February 17

1:00pm - 2:00pm TBA
2:30pm - 3:30pm TBA
4:00pm - 5:30pm TBA
6:15pm - 7:45pm TBA
8:30pm -10:00pm TBA
9:05pm Fireworks Display
Side Stage - Hillsboro & Ocean
 1:00pm - 6:00pm
Side Stage - Hillsboro & 3rd Street
 1:00pm - 6:00pm
 If you're interested in performing at the Pioneer Days Festival please submit your information to

Sunday, February 18

12:30pm -2:00pm TBA
2:30pm - 3:30pm TBA
4:00pm - 5:30pm                                 TBA 
Side Stage- Hillsboro & Ocean
12:00pm - 5:00pm TBA                                                                                            
Side Stage - Hillsboro & 3rd Street
12:00pm - 5:00pm TBA                                          

Carnival Information

Friday, February 16  5:00pm - 10:00pm
Saturday, February 17 10:00am - 10:00pm
Sunday, February 18 10:00am - 6:00pm                                                                                                  
All tickets will be available for sale during carnival hours of operation.
$1 per ticket or $20 for 24 tickets
Wristbands will be sold for $20 on Sunday

Sponsorship Opportunities

Click here for a full list of sponsorship opportunities at the Pioneer Days Festival.

Complimentary Shuttle Information

Parking on the barrier island will be limited during the event.  Attendees can make the short walk across the bridge to the event or take the complimentary shuttle service.
Complimentary parking will be available in the Cove Shopping Center located at 1500 E. Hillsboro Blvd and S
t. Ambrose Catholic Church located at 363 SE 12th Ave. on the east side of the complex.

Shuttle Hours of Operation

Friday, February 16th
4:30 pm – 11:00 pm 
Saturday, February 17th
12:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Sunday, February 18th
 10:00 am – 6:00 pm                                                                                                                        
Please note: The bridge will close at 9:30 am on February 17th to vehicular traffic due to the parade and reopen following conclusion of the parade.

Please continue to check back as we update the event details.

Congratulations to the 2017 parade winners!
Best Theme Float: Deerfield Beach Elementary
Best Overall Float: City of Deerfield Beach Environmental Services
Best Youth Group Float: Deerfield Beach Little League
Best Marching Band: Stranahan High School Marching Band
Best Civic Group: Deerfield Beach Historical Society
Best Church Entry: Cathedral Church of God
Best Business Entry: Two Men and a Truck
Best School Entry: Park Ridge Elementary School
Judge's Choice: Deerfield Beach Middle School

For more information please contact the
Community Events and Outreach Department 
(954) 480-4429.