Fourth of July Recovery Party 6 p.m. JC Recovery Center, 1818 Sheridan St., Hollywood. 844-JCHOUSE, jcrecoverycenter.com. Have sober fun with a barbecue starting at 6 p.m, a recovery meeting, and fireworks. Free. Greater Miami Symphonic Band & Fireworks 7 p.m. Biltmore Hotel, 1200 Anastasia Ave., Coral Gables. 305-273-7687, gmsb.org. The ensemble performs a program of patriotic music, highlighting the diversity of its wind band repertoire, followed by a 9 p.m. fireworks display. Free. Greenacres’ Ignite The Night Independence Day Celebration 5 p. m. Samuel J. Ferreri Community Park, 2905 Jog Road, Greenacres City, greenacresfl.gov. A patriotic celebration featuring musical entertainment, Most Patriotic Dressed contest, games, arts and crafts, wristbands for inflatable amusements (slides, obstacle course, rock wall, etc.), food available for purchase, and a fireworks display. Free. Hallandale Beach Freedom Fest at Gulfstream Park1p. m. Gulfstream Park & Casino, 901S. Federal Highway, Hallandale Beach. 954-454-7000, gulfstreampark.com. The celebration will feature entertainment including live racing, family activities, giveaways, and a trackside fireworks show. Racing fans can enjoy world-class thoroughbred racing all afternoon including a Fan Grab Giveaway. The pavilion at Pegasus Park will be serving burgers and other treats alongside the 110’ statue with a free show including a fire-breathing dragon, face painting, and more. Free. Independence Day Party10 a.m. Miami Children’s Museum, 980 MacArthur Causeway, Miami. miamichildrensmuseum.org. Come and pop balloon fireworks, and sign the Declaration of Independence with your hand print. Free. Lauderdale-By-The-Sea annual Fourth of July Celebration10 a.m. Lauderdale-By-The-Sea, El Mar Drive and El Prado Drive, Lauderdale-by-the-Sea. 954-640-4250, lbtsevents.com. At10 a.m., the parade will launch on El Mar Drive, full of BSO vehicles, fire trucks, and Lady Liberty and Uncle Sam. Make sure to bring bags to catch candy along the route. Family Fun Day happens from11a.m.-3 p.m. at El Prado Park complete with a DJ, face painting, a giant water slide, and more. Free. Margate 4th of July Extravaganza 9 a.m. Northwest corner of Margate Boulevard and State Road 7, Margate. 954-972-6458, margatefl.com. Parade 9 a.m.-11:30 a.m. down Margate Boulevard eastbound from 76th Avenue to Margate City Hall. Awards will be given to the best overall entry for a private business, a nonprofit organization and a Margate family. Immediately following the parade, the MCRA will provide post-parade refreshments and bounce houses at City Hall. Miami Freedom Festival10 a.m. Miccosukee Resort & Gaming, 500 SW 177th Ave., Miami. 1-877-242-6464, miccosukee.com. Enjoy carnival rides and games, music, water slides, airboat rides, alligator wrestling shows, fireworks and more. Vendors will be on site with food and beverage options. Free concert at 4:30 p.m. features Aaron Tippin, Tony Jackson and Luke Pell. Bring a new, unwrapped toy for Aaron’s Military Toy Drive benefitting Toys for Tots. Free. Patriotic Choir Concert 6:30 p.m. The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saint, 10148 NW31st St., Coral Springs. coralsprings.org. The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, in conjunction with First Church of Coral Springs, is pleased to present an evening of patriotic music to inspire and entertain the entire family. Free. Patriotic Splash Swim Party Noon Caporella Aquatic Complex, 9300 NW 58th St., Tamarac. tamarac.org. There will be DJ, raffle prizes, games and much more. $3.50-$4. Pembroke Pines Independence Day Celebration and Fireworks Show 6 p.m. Pines Recreation Center Festival Grounds, Pines Recreation Center, Pembroke Pines. 954-392-2116, ppines.com. There will be music and food from 6-9 p.m. Fireworks show begins at 9 p.m. Free. Plantation Independence Day Celebration 9 a.m. City Hall, Intersection of Broward Boulevard and Northwest 46th Avenue, Plantation. plantation.org. Parade begins at 9 a.m. at the intersection of Broward Boulevard and Northwest 46th Avenue, heading west and ending at City Hall. Later, there will be a free concert and fireworks. Refreshments will be available for purchase. Visitors are welcome to picnic dinners and lawn chairs. Free. Pompano Beach Fireworks Extravaganza 5 p.m. Pompano Beach Fishing Pier, 222 N. Pompano Beach Blvd, Pompano Beach. pompanobeachfl.gov. Live music and fireworks. Fireworks will be launched from a floating barge in the ocean off of the end of the Pompano Beach Fishing Pier. Blankets and lawn chairs are welcome. Free. Star-Spangled Spectacular Celebration 6 p.m. Hollywood Beach, Hollywood. hollywoodfl.org. Offshore fireworks display at the end of the evening. Tamarac 4th Of July All American Celebration 6 p.m. Tamarac Sports Complex, 9901NW 77 St., Tamarac. tamarac.org. We invite you and your friends and family for a free outdoor concert featuring “CHILL FACTOR”, kid’s area with inflatables, face painting, arts and crafts, games, and food trucks. Grab your lawn chairs and your camera and get a snapshot with Uncle Sam and Betsy Ross as they make an appearance during the event. Fireworks at the end of the evening. Shuttle available. Free. Wellington Hosts Patriotic Pool Party Noon. Wellington Aquatics Complex, 12072 Forest Hill Blvd., Wellington. wellingtonfl.gov. Games and activities are scheduled throughout the day. Regular admission applies. Wellington’s 4th Of July Celebration 6 p.m. Village Park Athletic Complex, 11700 Pierson Road, Wellington. wellingtonfl.gov. Fireworks, live music, food and kids’ activities including face painting, inflatable bounce houses and a petting zoo. West Palm Beach 4th on Flagler 30th Anniversary 5 p.m. Waterfront Promenade & City Commons, 101N. Flagler Drive, West Palm Beach. 561-822-1515, wpb.org. The annual Military Honor Ceremony, a performance by the Air National Guard Band of the South, games, live music and an18-minute firework display. Free. Weston 4th Of July Hometown Celebration Parade10: 30 a.m. Weston Town Center, Weston. westonfl.org. Join us at the City of Weston’s 2018 Fourth of July Hometown Parade. Participants including elected leaders, local businesses, civic groups, schools, bands, organizations and residents gather to march in Weston’s biggest event. The Parade starts at Town Center Boulevard and Three Village Road. It heads down Three Village Road and then down Main Street in Weston Town Center. Free.