Arts & Entertainment

December 14, 2018

PARKLAND, FL-  Need last minute holiday gifts or fresh food for holiday meal preparations?  This Sunday is the last Parkland's Farmers' Market of 2018 and will feature the last craft sale featured at the Farmers' Market.  It's a great opportunity to purchase homemade items for family, friends or ...

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PARKLAND, FL- Adopt-a-Pet Event is coming to Parkland Saturday, December 15, 2018 from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at the Equestrian Center. This event is hosted by the Homes for Dogs Project, which was founded by Coldwell Banker. According to The Humane Society, approximately eight million dogs and ...

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PARKLAND, FL - Chabad of Parkland held a Chanukah Festival at the Pine Trails Park Amphitheater on Sunday evening. Hundreds of families from Parkland and beyond attended the festival and enjoyed bounce houses, games of cornhole and Jenga, holiday music, food, as well as a Menorah lighting and ...

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PARKLAND, FL- Tickets sold out in less than 4 hours for the Snowfest event which left many residents disappointed that their family would have to miss out on this special annual event. The City of Parkland listened to the public and responded.  They have opened a second date to register for ...

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Chabad of Parkland’s Lego Building and Lighting Event will take place on Sunday, December 9, from 3:00-6:00 p.m. at Pine Trails Park.  This free family friendly event is a great way to enjoy the holiday season. The event will host fun activities for all ages including laser tag, bounce house, rock ...

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Thursday evening kicks off the 6th annual “Light Up the Night” Winter Wonderland Holiday Party. The event is hosted by Law Offices of Baker & Zimmerman, PA. with the intention of bringing the community together for an evening of free fun.  The event runs from 7:00-10:00 p.m. on Thursday, ...

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Parkland’s annual Snowfest event is returning on December 20 from 5:00-8:00 p.m. at Pine Trails Park. This event has become a favorite among Parkland residents. Kids and adults alike look forward to it all year as demonstrated by a sold out venue in years past. Snowfest provides an experience for ...

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Broward County Public Schools and the City of Parkland have teamed up to offer the community a free showing of the movie Race to Nowhere. This film examines the stress that today’s students are faced within terms of competitiveness in academics and over-scheduling. The film examines if our culture ...

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PARKLAND, FL - Over 800 students at Westglades Middle School took part in Wolf-A-Palooza, an annual kickoff event to the Holiday Season. Wolf-A-Palooza began three years ago by the then PTA to create an event that would increase unity and bonding within the student body. Wolf-A-Palooza has ...

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PARKLAND, FLA - The Parkland Library will be hosting a free presentation featuring author Miriam Hoffman and her son, renowned actor Avi Hoffman on Wednesday, November 28, 2018 at 6:00 p.m.  They will discuss Miriam Hoffman’s new book A Breed Apart: Reflections of a Young Refugee.  It is a ...

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PARKLAND, FLA - Parkland's Stoneman Douglas Eagle Regiment captured the 5A Florida State Marching Band Championship State Title on Saturday at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, FL with a score of 92.95. This gives them back to back state titles.  The Eagle Regiment won all three major judging ...

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PARKLAND, FLA - On Saturday, December 8, the Pine Trails Park Amphitheatre will be transformed for the holidays.  The event, which will take place from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m., will feature a holiday show, food trucks, and stage performances.  

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PARKLAND, FLA - The annual “Light Up the Night” Charity Holiday Party will once again bring our community together in a “feel good” evening that’s hosted by Baker & Zimmerman as their gift to the community, on December 6, 2018, from 7:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. “While it broke the hearts of this ...

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PARKLAND, FLA - The City of Parkland Halloween Festival will take place this Friday, October 26 from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Pine Trails Park.  Attendees can enjoy trunk or treating, listening to music from a DJ, and pick out a pumpkin to decorate.    

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PARKLAND, FLA - Westglades Middle School is holding its annual Howl-o-ween Bash this Friday, October 26, from 7:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. Tickets are $20 and include food and drink, a limited edition spirit shirt plus many new things like a haunted house and lots of chances to win prizes from local ...

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PARKLAND, FLA - For children ages 8 and up, the Parkland Library presents "Ghostly Gathering" on October 23 at 6 p.m.  Children will hear scary stories, play candy games, and make a spooky craft.  Costumes are welcome.  A Parkland Library card is required to register. To register, visit ...

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PARKLAND, FLA - Adults can learn book folding at the Parkland Library on October 18 at 10:30 a.m.  No experience is necessary and all materials will be provided. Registration is required at www.cityofparkland.org/library or call 954-757-4207

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PARKLAND, FLA - On Wednesday, October 3 at 6 p.m. adults and teens are invited to the Parkland Library to hear and share short stories or excerpts either from their original work or from an author.  Refreshments wil be served. Registration is required at www.cityofparkland.org/library or ...

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PARKLAND, FLA - Actions for Change, a non-partisan music and food festival dedicated to providing love, hope and healing through the arts and empowering today’s youth to demand change, will take place on Sunday, September 30 from 5 p.m. to 10 p.m. at Pine Trails Park.  Alyssa Milano will kick off ...

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PARKLAND, FLA - Elementary school students at Heron Heights, Park Trails, and Riverglades are encouraged to walk or bike to school on Wednesday, October 10, 2018.   Learn more here.

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PARKLAND, FLA - The City of Parkland is holding its Halloween Festival on Friday, October 26 from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at Pine Trails Park.  Wear a costume and participate in the trunk or treat lane, pick out a pumpkin to decorate from the pumpkin patch, and more.  

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PARKLAND, FLA - Parkland adults are invited to watch the film "The Band's Visit" and attend a discussion about the film, on September 29 at 2 p.m. at the Parkland Library.  In the film, a band comprised of members of the Egyptian police force heads to Israel to play at the inaugural ceremony of the ...

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PARKLAND, FLA - Dr. Margery Marcus will discuss the right to read on September 25 at the Parkland Library, as part of Banned Books Week.   Registration is required at www.cityofparkland.org/library or 954-757-4207

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PARKLAND, FLA - Registration is now open for Mah Jongg for Beginners, which will begin on October 1 at the Parkland Library.  Registration is required and class size is limited. The one-hour classes will be held on seven Mondays at 4 p.m. Register online at www.cityofparkland.org/library or ...

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COCONUT CREEK, FLA - The North Regional/Broward College Library presents “Movement,” a free photography exhibit exploring the aftermath of the Marjory Stoneman Douglas tragedy.  The exhibit by Ian Witlen will be on display through September 30, 2018.   As a photojournalist, Witlen has been ...

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PARKLAND, FLA - Eats 'N' Beats returns to the Pine Trails Amphitheatre on Saturday, September 8, from 5:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.  Enjoy a free outdoor concern and a wide variety of food trucks. High Tolerance will perform from 6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., followed by Mischief from 8:00 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.

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ANAHEIM, CA, - A group of California musicians have recorded a song in tribute to the victims of the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School shooting. The song, accompanied by a video, is called "I Hope You Can Hear Me." It was written and performed by musician Sean Oliu and the group Darden, ...

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PARKLAND, FLA - The Back to School Splash Bash will take place this Saturday, August 18 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Equestrian Center.  Students of all ages are welcome.  There will be color wars, music, games, crafts, water slides, food and more.  

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PARKLAND, FLA - The final youth fishing derby of 2018 will take place this Saturday, August 11 at the Pine Trails Park Fishing Pier from 8 a.m. to 10 a.m.  The event is open to children ages 3 to 12.  Children should bring a fishing pole and bait.

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PARKLAND, FLA - The Parkland Library End of Summer Reading Rockout featuring the Freeway Band will take place at Pine Trails Park on August 8 from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.   Miss Michele and Miss Rhonda will be there with children's activities and more.  Bring your Parkland Library card for a free ...

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