Special Events

Special Events
The City of Deerfield Beach welcomes a variety of special events that enrich the community for both visitors and residents alike. A diverse, vibrant city filled with exciting outdoor events all year round. This includes exciting events such as City-wide and neighborhood festivals, dedications, inaugurations, parades, tree plantings, fun runs, galas, ground-breakings, and holiday celebrations. The Community Events and Outreach Division produces and approves events for the City of Deerfield Beach, and also serves as a resource to the event community on overall event coordination, permitting, and management.
The Community Events and Outreach Division staff has valuable experience with numerous events and wants to see your event succeed. It is our goal to assist event producers in planning a fun, safe and successful event that contributes to the diverse community that makes up the City of Deerfield Beach.

Whether you'd like partake in one of the City hosted events, need to determine if your event needs a special event application, see why Deerfield Beach is a prime event location, or apply for your special event application, we hope that this site will serve as your one-stop resource for information and guidance to special events in Deerfield Beach.

Please note: Effective January 1, 2018 we will be implementing a fee schedule for all special event applications.

Submission Date

Application Fee
Application received 60 days or more prior to event $50  
Application received 30-59 days prior to event $100
Application received less than 30 days prior to event $150

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

Please note: All event updates will be posted on our Facebook page, so "Like Us" to stay up to date!

Facility Managers

In order to reserve a pavilion or facility please reach out to the below managers prior to submitting your special event application:

Facilities Address Managers Contact Information
Pioneer Park 
Tennis Center
(217 NE 5th Ave) 
(222 NE 2nd Ave) 
Gabrielle Favitta 954-480-4361
GTozzi@deerfield-beach.com
Oveta McKeithen Recreational Complex 
Mayo Howard Park 
Johnie McKeithen Park 
(445 SW 2nd St)
(1331 FAU Research Park Blvd) 
(629 N. Deerfield Ave)
Mary Davis 954-480-4481
mdavis@deerfield-beach.com
Hillsboro Community Center 
Sullivan Park 
(50 Technology Dr)
(1700 Riverview Rd)
Bridget Hall 954-571-7550
bhall@deerfield-beach.com
Constitution Park
Villages of Hillsboro
(2841 W Hillasboro Blvd)
(4111 NW 6th St.)
Pepper Butler 954-480-4494
PButler@deerfield-beach.com
Middle School Athletic Complex
Beach Volleyball Courts
Dr. Leo Robb Gymnasium 
(501 SE 6th Ave)
(200 NE 21st Ave)
(435 SW 2nd St)
Kenton Smith 954-480-4426
ksmith@deerfield-beach.com

UPDATE: We will not be accepting any new applications or renting any City facilities at this time. 

Walk-ins available on Tuesdays & Thursdays from 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM. Walk-in hours have been canceled until further notice, if you need immediate assistance please email dfbspecialevents@deerfield-beach.com.