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4th of July Celebration 2019 | Downtown Delray Beach


Come to Downtown Delray for the 4th of July!

8:00 am – 9:30 pm

East Atlantic Avenue at A1A

The City of Delray Beach is excited to be hosting the 4th of July Celebration again for 2023!  It’s been a family-friendly event for over 50 years and draws 80,000 people to our Village by the Sea.  The event starts at 5pm with raising of a GIGANTIC 60’ flag (with the help of the community and a crane) with an honor guard and the singing of the National Anthem.   

Delray Beach's celebration has something for everyone – food-eating contests, food trucks and vendors, children’s activities and games, non-stop entertainment and so much more! The spectacular Zambelli Fireworks will start promptly at 9:00pm over the ocean.  

ROAD CLOSURE NOTICE: East Atlantic Avenue from NE 6th Avenue (NB Federal Hwy) to A1A and A1A from Thomas St. to Miramar Dr. will close on Tuesday, July 4th from 12pm - 11pm.

ACTIVITIES: Food-eating contests, food trucks and vendors, children's activities and games, live entertainment, vollyball tournament and fireworks over the ocean at 9pm! 

Schedule of Events:

8:00 am – 12:00 pm     4’s on the 4th – Beach Volleyball Tournament

9:00 am – 1:00 pm      Snorkel the Delray Wreck Tours (weather permitting)

5:00 pm – 5:30 pm        60’ Flag Raising Ceremony at E. Atlantic and Gleason St


5:30 pm – 7:00 pm        DJ Big Smile (main stage)


5:30 pm – 6:00 pm       Cheeseburger Eating Contest sponsored by BurgerFi


5:30 pm – 8:45 pm        Non-stop Music with DJ SoNyce (Teen Area on                                         

                                         E. Atlantic near East Rd)


6:00 pm – 6:30 pm       Custard Eating Contest sponsored by BurgerFi


6:30 pm – 7:00 pm        Pizza Eating Contest sponsored by Anthony’s Coal Fired Pizza


7:00 pm – 7:45 pm        K-Luv and the United Funk Foundation (Main Stage)


7:45 pm  - 8:15 pm       DJ Big Smile (Main Stage)


8:15 pm  - 9:00 pm        K-Luv and the United Funk Foundation (Main Stage)


9:00 pm  - 9:20 pm        Fireworks show by Zambelli (Ocean)

Getting Around

Parking - The public is urged to park west of the Intracoastal Bridge. There are plenty of parking lots around the city. To find the closest one, visit our Parking page.

Tri-Rail – Runs a Holiday schedule. Call 1-800-TRI-RAIL (874-7245) for more info.

Bike – Ride your bike! Bike valet available.

FreeBee - Free rides through the FreeBee app anywhere in the downtown area. More Info


Snorkel Tour S.S. Inchulva
Tue, 07/04/2023
9:00am - 1:40pm

Take a free guided snorkel tour of the famous "Delay Wreck", the S.S. Inchulva. Check-in/ register near the volleyball courts, on the south end of the beach, across from Anchor Park. Ten people max. per tour: Equipment provided or bring your own. Must be comfortable in open water.

Tuesday, July 4, 2023
8:00am - 9:30pm
Delray Beach, FL 33483
(561) 243-7250