Annual 4th of July Celebration

Monday July 4th, 2016 9:00am - 9:00pm

NBC 6's Melissa Adan has the highlights from the parade in Lauderdale by the Sea.

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Lauderdale-By-The-Sea Volunteer Fire Department

Proudly Presents

Join us all day on the Fourth of July to celebrate our freedom!

10:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.


1.5 mile Parade Route

Fire Station – Bougainvilla – Pine – El Mar – Hibiscus – Bougainvilla – Fire Station

Click to enlarge parade map

11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Family Fun on the 4th

El Prado Park

Hot Dogs – Lemonade - Water Slide - Fire Trucks

9:00 p.m. – 9:20 p.m.


Off the Beach, just north of El Prado Park

Participate in the Parade!

If you are interested in participating in the parade, please fill out the LBTS Parade Participation Form(below) and email to or drop off at LBTS Town Hall no later than July 1 -Fire and Town Hall offices will be closed July 2, 3 & 4. For more information call The LBTS Volunteer Fire Department at 954-640-4250

LBTS Parade Participation Form LBTS Parade Participation Form (54 KB)

4th of July Donation Form 2016 4th of July Donation Form 2016 (126 KB)

LBTS 4th of July Press Release FINAL 2016 LBTS 4th of July Press Release FINAL 2016 (846 KB)

Grand Marshall for our 2016 Fourth of July Parade

Longtime LBTS Resident

Richard “Dick” Clark

  • Board Member, Lauderdale-By-The-Sea Chamber of Commerce
  • Board Member, Greater Fort Lauderdale Chamber of Commerce
  • Awarded Broward Sheriff Office 2015 Citizen of the Year
  • Immediate Past /Founding Chairman, Chamber’s Council of Economic Advisors
  • Sun-Sentinel's 100 Influential Leaders in So Fla.
  • Awarded Lifetime “Hall of Fame” Human Resource Association of Broward County
  • Awarded the Chamber’s prestigious Carolyn M. Michaels 2011 Leadership Award
  • 1990 Minerva Award for Lifetime Career Achievement from Alumni Assoc. of State University College at Potsdam, N.Y.