There’s no shortage of fun 4th of July events, activities, and shows in South Florida, but how many are entirely free?

At South Florida Honda Dealers, we are more than just a group of the most trusted Honda dealerships in South Florida. We’re also a group of like-minded businesses rooted in our respective communities, which means we always strive to guide our fellow Floridians toward the best that the state has to offer. So this Independence Day, be sure to check out these exceptional, free events, and take full advantage of a long weekend.

Best of West Palm Beach

4th on Flagler (All-Weekend Event)

As far as we’re concerned, there’s no better July 4th event hosted along the South Florida coast than West Palm Beach’s 4th on Flagler.

The weekend-long event is highlighted by three stages of live musical acts, succulent BBQ, nine holes of miniature golf, family-friendly human bowling games, and the 18-minute fireworks finale on Monday night! More than 100,000 guests are expected, so find parking early, and plan for an afternoon of fun the whole family.

Location: Downtown West Palm Beach
Times: Saturday, July 2nd through Monday, July 4th, starting at 5 p.m.
Cost: Free to attend; merchant & activity prices vary
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Best of Miami

America’s Birthday Bash at Bayfront Park


Presented by Samuel Adams, one of America’s greatest breweries, Miami’s spectacular July Fourth party is America’s Birthday Bash at Bayfront Park.

Beginning at 2 p.m. on Independence Day, adults and children can enjoy a number of activities, including live music, games for all ages, a beer tasting at the Sam Adams Beer Garden, and a centrally located Family Fun Zone. Once the sun goes down, expect a 30-minute fireworks show—perhaps the longest and brightest in all of Miami.

Location: Bayfront Park @ 301 Biscayne Blvd in Miami
Times: Monday, July 4th; doors open at 10 a.m., activities start at 2 p.m.
Cost: Free to attend; merchant & activity prices vary
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Best of Fort Lauderdale

Dream Car Classic presented by Cobra Joe Productions


The Dream Car Classic is held every first Sunday of the month. This year it falls on the day before the Fourth of July, making it an extraordinary pre-Independence Day event.

Starting at 10 a.m., The Dream Car Classic will sport a lineup of up to 85 of the most classic Hot Rods, creative custom cars, and modern vehicles South Florida has to offer. Awards will be handed out to the best of the best, and audience members even get to select their favorite vehicles. Although there won’t be a flashy fireworks display, gearheads and auto enthusiasts (like us at South Florida Honda Dealers) will undoubtedly enjoy these roaring engines and gorgeous vehicles.

Location: Hollywood Blvd (Between 19th and 20th Ave)
Time: Sunday, July 3rd, starting at 10 a.m.
Cost: Free to attend; registration required to showcase vehicle
More Details: Cobra Joe Productions Facebook Page

Best of Delray Beach

Delray Beach’s July 4th Celebration


Summer in Delray Beach is about as good as it gets in South Florida. The sun, the sand, the sights—it’s a perfect setting for an exceptional Fourth of July event.

With Delray Beach’s July 4th Celebration, you and your friends and family can enjoy delicious offerings from local food trucks, musical acts, a beer garden, Kids’ Splash Zone, and even a sand castle competition. Following the daily activities will be a mesmerizing fireworks display over the Atlantic coastline. It’s truly an unmissable event to celebrate our independence.

Location: Delray Beach (A1A & Atlantic Ave)
Time: Monday, July 4th, beginning at 8 a.m.
Cost: Free to attend; merchant prices vary
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Best of Port St. Lucie

Freedomfest at the Civic Center

A tradition for years, the Freedomfest Fourth of July event in Port St. Lucie is one of the area’s largest and most respected Independence Day celebration.

Boasting live bands, flavorful food and refreshments, arts and crafts, and kid-friendly games, Freedomfest 2016 is set to rejoice in America’s 240 years of independence. Once the stars come out, Port St. Lucie’s sky becomes a canvas painted by the lights from the region’s largest fireworks show. What a marvel.

Location: Civic Center @ 9221 S.E. Civic Center Place
Time: Monday, July 4th, beginning at 2 p.m.
Cost: Free to attend; merchant prices vary
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Celebrate Your Independence with a New Car from South Florida Honda Dealers

Whether you’re after the most entertaining Fourth of July activities for your family or an ideal viewing spot for this year’s fireworks shows, one of these events is certain to impress.

As always, if you’re in the market for a new Honda or another make of pre-owned vehicle, we welcome you to visit one of our many Honda dealers near Miami, FL. We have some of the finest Honda deals and a selection of new and used cars unmatched in South Florida. Visit your local South Florida Honda dealership to test drive a car today, and have a happy Fourth of July!