The City of Coral Springs is home to hundreds of events year-round, including large festivals, outdoor concerts and cultural gatherings. If you're looking for something to do, we truly have Everything Under the Sun!

There are several major events and programs that offer unique sponsorship opportunities for local businesses at all levels.

Bites N Sips


Sat. 01/05/19 • 6 to 10 p.m. Enjoy a variety of food trucks, adult beverages and fun on the lawn.

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Movie in the Park

Movie Series Sherlock Gnomes

Sat. 01/12/19 • 7:30 to 9 p.m. Watch a hit movie on the big outdoor screen! The City’s free Movie in the Park will feature Sherlock Gnomes. rated:PG

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MLK Celebration

29th Annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration

City's 29th Annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration Events start Thursday, January 17 - Monday, January 21

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Children's BookFest

Stories and Books Come to Life!

 Free fun for the family at the 2018 Children's BookFest! Watch top-notch shows and performances, grab a free book, get hands-on with a make-it-and-take-it craft and kick off the 2018 Summer Learning Program with the Florida Panthers!

This  year's BookFest will be held Saturday, May 19th from 10AM-3:30PM at Northwest Regional Library, 3151 University Drive, Coral Springs, FL  33065.

The festival is free and open to the public. This year the Children's BookFest will be in celebration of World Day for Cultural Diversity, held annually on May 21, a United Nations–sanctioned international holiday that promotes diversity issues and dialogue. It's also a great opportunity to learn more about the 2018 Summer Learning Program and how you can read, learn and win prizes all summer long!

Events at the Children's BookFest include:

  • Fushu Daiko Taiko Japanese Drummers
  • Coral Springs Chinese Cultural Association Lion Dance Team
  • Carrie Sue Ayvar – Storyteller, Cuentista
  • Music of the Andes
  • Indian Classical Dance
  • Arts & Craft Table
  • Face Painting
  • Free Book Giveaway – the first 1,000 children can pick up a FREE book courtesy of the Joe DiMaggio's Children's Hospital
  • Meet Your Favorite Costumed Characters Including Clifford the Big Red Dog, Curious George, Maisy Mouse and Bad Kitty

Children's BookFest is presented by and funded through the Broward Public Library Foundation with Jo DiMaggio Children's Hospital as presenting sponsor.  The Children’s BookFest is sponsored by the Children's Services Council and supported by Broward Family Life Magazine. For more information, please call 954-357-7406.

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