Special Events

​Independence Day Celebration

The City of Pembroke Pines will host an Independence Day Family Picnic and Fireworks Show Event. The event will be held at Pines Recreation Center located at 7400 Pines Boulevard. The picnic grounds will be opened at 7 p.m. with a Fireworks Show at 9 p.m.

The event will be open to Pembroke Pines Residents ONLY and tickets will be required to enter the picnic area. Tickets will need to be picked up in person prior to the event, there will not be any no online or emailed registrations. Tickets will be issued on a first come, first served basis. Please note you must bring a current driver’s license (which lists the Pembroke Pines home address) and one proof of residency. Proof of residency can be in the form of a current City of Pembroke Pines water bill, FPL bill, or an Auto Insurance bill. There will be no exceptions. Tickets are free to the event and can be picked up from June 14th - July 1st, 2021. Please note there is a limited capacity. 

Tickets can be picked up at:

Pembroke Lakes Tennis
10500 Taft Street
Monday through Friday from 8:00am-8:00pm
Saturday and Sunday from 9:00am-5:00pm 
954-431-4146

Charles F. Dodge City Center
601 City Center Way 
Monday through Thursday from 10:00am-5:00pm 
954-392-2116

Families are encouraged to bring their own picnic baskets that include meals, drinks and desserts. Coolers will be permitted. No alcohol or glass containers please. There will not be any concessions stands or food trucks at the event.  Families must leave their designated areas as they found them and remove all debris upon exiting the event.


All CDC guidelines will apply for the event. NO pets or personal fireworks will be permitted. Portable Restrooms will be available. Parking is free and will be available at the Broward College.