Memorial Day Weekend: Here’s How You Can Celebrate in South Florida

MIAMI — Memorial Day weekend is here! Check out these Memorial Day events you and your loved ones can enjoy in South Florida.

MONDAY MAY 29, 2023

Miami Beach prepares to receive visitors for Memorial Day Thousands are expected to head to Miami’s beaches, hotels and restaurants over the holiday weekend.

Hyundai Air & Sea Show Fireworks and Concert Display —

The US Army SaluteFest concert will take place at these times:

13:30 to 14:00

16:15 to 16:45

6:15 p.m. to 10 p.m. The concert will feature four top musical acts, country singers, performances by the US Army Band, an interactive display village, a drone show and a fireworks display, according to the website.

City of Miami Children’s Section — Miami Beach Police personnel will organize a wristband identification program for children of all ages and/or adults with special needs. It is a free program to give peace of mind to parents, guardians or caregivers. Children and adults with special needs will receive a free ID bracelet with their name, guardian’s name and contact information, according to the website.

9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Lummus Park at 8th, 10th and 12th streets

Memorial Day Commemoration at Miami Beach Police Headquarters — On Monday, the City of Miami Beach partners with the American Legion and Veterans of Foreign Wars 3559 Miami Beach Post, to host a wreath-laying ceremony and 21-gun salute.

When: 10 a.m.

Where: The War Memorial Cenotaph in front of the Miami Beach Police Headquarters.

Tamarac City Community Center — The program will include a presentation of colors, led by the Honor Guard of the Tamarac Fire Department… And a flower placement ceremony.

When: 10:30 a.m.

Where: 8601 W Commercial Blvd, Tamarac, FL 33351

Memorial Day Ceremony in Coral Springs — The event will include the Presentation of the Colors and Laying of the Wreath by the Coral Springs-Parkland Fire Department Honor Guard. Commemorative bricks will also be available for purchase and will be designated with an engraving to honor a local veteran. The bricks will cost $50 and will be permanently placed at Veterans Park.

Town of Davie, Boy Scouts of America to Host Parade — The Town of Davie and the Boy Scouts of America will host the annual Memorial Day Parade and Ceremony.

When: 10:30 a.m.

The parade route will start from the Davie Fire Administration building and end at the Rodeo Grounds.

The ceremony is expected to begin at 11 a.m.