Pembroke Pines Special Events
For all ages and interests!
Hosted by the Pembroke PinesPembroke Pines, FL…May 10, 2017… The City of Pembroke Pines Recreation and Cultural Arts Department hosts Special Events for residents. Review the event list below and plan a perfect Pembroke Pines Day!
Recreation and Cultural Arts Department
Businesses interested in donating to/or sponsoring an event, please contact Francie Novo at the Special Events Office 954.392.2116 or email Francie Novo at FNovo@ppines.com. For the most up to date event information, please visit www.ppines.com/specialevents .
Seventh Annual National Kids to Parks Day / May 20, 2017 from 9:00 am until 6:00 p.m. Residents are invited to enjoy free play for the day at the locations below: Tennis Clinics 9:00 a.m. – 12 noon, Pembroke Lakes Tennis Center, 10500 Taft Street. 954.431.4146. Open Swim 12 noon until 6:00 p.m. Pembroke Lakes Pool, 10500 Taft Street. 954.435.6580, TownGate Pool, 901 NW 155th Avenue. 954.450.6895 and Price Park Pool, 901 NW 208 Avenue. 954.437.1140.
Mayor’s Second Annual Chess Challenge / May 20, 2017 from 9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. Free event at the Pembroke Lakes Club 19 Restaurant, 10500 Taft Street, for players of all ages and skills. Guests will enjoy playing chess with Pembroke Pines Mayor Frank C. Ortis and City Commissioners, and officials from Broward County in support of Scholastic Chess. For additional information, please contact Tom Joyce at 954.392.2127 or by email at TJoyce@ppines.com.
Jazz In the Pines Sunday Concerts - The final Free Jazz concert before the summer break will be held on Sunday, May 21, 2017 from 5:00 – 7:00 p.m. at the William B. Armstrong Dream Park located at 1700 NW 160 Avenue (Dykes Road). Concerts will resume in September. Enjoy great music while relaxing at this beautiful Pembroke Pines park. For maximum comfort, bring a blanket and chair. No pets please. Sponsored by Memorial Hospital West. For additional information, please call 954.392.2116.
Memorial Day Ceremony / Monday, May 29, 2017 at 9:00 a.m.
Donnith H. Fletcher Memorial Park located at 7900 Johnson Street. Join the City of Pembroke Pines for the Presentation of Colors by the Pembroke Pines Police and Fire Honor Guard, guest speakers and a wreath placing ceremony. For more information, please call 954.392.2116.
Eighth Annual City of Pembroke Pines Mayor’s Kids’ Day / Friday, June 16, 2017. Kids may begin registering
on June 5, 2017 for this fun filled day, packed with activities and give-a-ways . Mayor Frank C. Ortis hosts the annual dawn to dusk event for Pembroke Pines residents/kids ages 15 and younger, who are pre-registered and wearing the official Mayor's Kids' Day wristband. The day also includes lunch with the Mayor and lots of fun including a dance party, games, cake, a chance to win prizes and pose with mascots. Pembroke Pines business sponsors will attend the lunch to give kids surprises and treats. Mayor's Kids' Day business participation is available through sponsorships and the donation of samples, coupons, prizes, activities and more. For information about Mayor’s Kid’s Day please contact the Special Events Office at
954-392-2116 or Francie Novo at FNovo@ppines.com .
Pembroke Pines Fourth of July Celebration takes place on Tuesday, July 4, 2017 from 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. at the Pines Recreation Center Festival Grounds, located at 7400 Pines Boulevard in Pembroke Pines. Wear the colors of the day red, white and blue. Enjoy free children’s rides, game booths, arts and crafts projects, slides, bounce houses, and more. Dance to the music of the band Entourage from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. Enjoy great food from the Food Truck Invasion, (15 of them) hot dogs, hamburgers, and much more. The spectacular Fourth of July Pembroke Pines Fireworks show begins at 9:00 p.m. Maximize your comfort, bring blankets and lawn chairs. NO coolers, pets or personal fireworks are permitted on the Festival Grounds. Please call Pembroke Pines Special Events 954.392.2116.
September 11 Remembrance Ceremony / 8:30 a.m. / September 11, 2017 at the Pembroke Pines Charles F. Dodge City Center Memorial Pavilion, 601 City Center Way in Pembroke Pines.
The Remembrance Ceremony begins with the Presentation of Colors by the City of Pembroke Pines Police and Fire Department Honor Guards and features remarks by Pembroke Pines Mayor Frank C. Ortis and the City Commission. Pastor Peter Tokar will officiate the ceremony and patriotic music will be performed by local school children. Residents are invited to submit non-returnable photos of military loved ones living or deceased, for the “Salute OUR Soldiers” display located on the first floor of Pembroke Pines City Hall.
Jazz In the Pines Sunday Concerts resume.
Free Jazz Concerts 2017 at the William B. Armstrong Dream Park located at 1700 NW 160 Avenue (Dykes Road).
Save the date: September 24, 2017 from 5:00 - 7:00 p.m. Please note time change. Enjoy great music while relaxing at this beautiful Pembroke Pines park. For maximum comfort, bring a blanket and chair. No pets please. Sponsored by Memorial Hospital West. For additional information, please call 954.392.2116.
Save the Dates - October Special Events
Bow Wow Ween:
October 7, 2017, 9751 Johnson Street.
Additional information to be announced.
Jazz in the Pines Concert Series:
October 22, 2017 3:00 -5:00 pm. at the William B. Armstrong Dream Park located at 1700 NW 160 Avenue (Dykes Road) from 3:00 – 5:00 p.m. Enjoy great music while relaxing at this beautiful Pembroke Pines park. For maximum comfort, bring a blanket and chair. No pets please. Sponsored by Memorial Hospital West. For additional information, please call 954.392.2116. The 2018 Jazz Concert Schedule will be announced in the Fall. Please note remaining jazz concert dates: November 19, 2017 and December 17, 2017
October 28, 2017 - $2.00 per person Pines Recreation Center, 7400 Pines Boulevard in Pembroke Pines. Additional information to be announced.
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