The Beach Boys, American icons to fans around the world, will perform at the City of Fort Lauderdale’s 4th of July Spectacular on Fort Lauderdale Beach. A full day of 4th of July festivities at the beach and Las Olas Oceanside Park leads up to the free concert by The Beach Boys, which takes place from 7:30 to 9 p.m. on Fort Lauderdale Beach, located at 300 S. Fort Lauderdale Beach Blvd. and then fireworks.
The day kicks off with a patriotic concert at noon at Las Olas Oceanside Park. Free festivities take place from noon to 5 p.m. in two Family Zones – one on the beach and the other at Las Olas Oceanside Park with water slides, bounce houses, face painting, games, contests and DJs spinning tunes. The day continues with live music and eating contents, leading up to The Beach Boys on the Fort Lauderdale Beach Stage at 7:30 p.m., followed by a spectacular fireworks show at 9:00 p.m.
The Beach Boys have sold over 100 million records worldwide and have received more than 33 RIAA Platinum and Gold record awards. The Rock And Roll Hall of Famers where also honored at the 2001 Grammy Awards with the Lifetime Achievement Award. With more than five decades of touring under their belts, The Beach Boys have performed more concerts than any major rock band in history.
The Beach Boys are led by Mike Love, who, along with longtime member Bruce Johnston, musical director Scott Totten, Brian Eichenberger, Christian Love, Tim Bonhomme, John Cowsill, Keith Hubacher and Randy Leago continue the legacy of the iconic band. This concert will not feature Brian Wilson, Al Jardine or David Marks.
Noon – 5 PM Family Zone: DJ, Music, Water Slides, & Bounce House (Fort Lauderdale Beach south of Las Olas)
Noon – 5 PM Family Zone: Face Painting, Games, & Contests (Las Olas Oceanside Park)
Noon – 1 PM Patriotic Concert (Las Olas Oceanside Park)
2:00 – 3:15 PM Miami Sound-Byte Band (Las Olas Oceanside Park)
3:30 – 4:15 PM Eating Contests (Las Olas Oceanside Park)
4:30 – 6:45 PM Big City Dogs (Fort Lauderdale Beach south of Las Olas)
7:30 – 9:00 PM THE BEACH BOYS (Fort Lauderdale Beach Stage)
9:00 PM Fireworks Show (Fort Lauderdale Beach over the Atlantic Ocean)