Pines Day 2018
Pembroke Pines, FL (March 21, 2018) -- The City of Pembroke Pines is celebrating its 58th Birthday on Pines Day being held on Saturday, April 28, 2018 from noon to 6 p.m. at the Charles F. Dodge City Center, located at 601 City Center Way. This year the event has a carnival theme – The Greatest City on Earth.
The Children’s Performance Stage will be set up in the plaza area for a variety of performances, singers and dancers. The celebration will also include stilt walkers, jugglers, strolling performers, carnival- style rides, and make and take craft booths. Kids can STEP RIGHT UP and be part of their own show, with interactive tightrope, juggling and stilt walking play areas. Everyone is invited to try their luck at the many carnival games to win prizes.
Kids Konnection Business Expo will keep all kids and parents informed of what there is to do in Pembroke Pines and surrounding areas. Vendors will have give-a-ways, raffles and special treats for those who visit their booth spaces.
The Royal Court Pageant will take place inside the City Center Commission Chambers where a queen and princess will be crowned in each category. Applications are now available. Contestants must be Pembroke Pines residents and provide a completed application by April 19. The pageant will start promptly at 1 p.m.
A 10-foot Birthday Cake will be on display inside the lobby at City Center from noon to 3 p.m. At 3:30 p.m., guest are invited to the “Party on the Plaza” Cake Cutting Ceremony where everyone can enjoy a piece of cake.
A new and exciting addition to this year's event -- Pembroke Pines residents will be treated to a special birthday show inside the Charles F. Dodge City Center Great Hall. The "Flippin Acrobatic and Aerial Show" will take place 5 p.m. to 6 p.m. Tickets for the show will be issued on Saturday, April 28 starting at noon at the box office. A total of (4) Four Tickets will be issued to Pembroke Pines residents showing proof of residency and a valid photo ID. Seating is limited and tickets will be offered on a first come, first served basis.
Savor Concessions will be open to shop and taste delicious treats throughout the day while enjoying the fun. Admission and parking are free. For a schedule of events and more information, please visit www.pinesday.com or call 954-392-2116. As always, no pets are allowed at city events.