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Special events

The City of Port St. Lucie is proud to provide residents and visitors with many family-friendly events throughout the year. Listed below are events organized by the Parks & Recreation Department.

Please note that all dates listed below are subject to change. We recommend you check our Web site's calendar before attending any event, as the Web calendar will contain the most current information about a particular event.

Download a PDF flyer version of the seasonal special events

St. Patrick's Day - 2017

Date(s): March 17 & 18
Time(s): Friday, 3 p.m. - 10 p.m.
Saturday, 10 a.m. - 10 p.m.
Location: Civic Center
Cost: Free
Contact info: (772) 878–2277
Event info:

The City of Port St. Lucie Parks & Recreation Department, along with the Friendly Sons & Daughters of Ireland, invite you to join us in a salute to St. Patrick and Irish Culture - FREE ADMISSION.

The St. Patrick's Parade opens festivities at 11 a.m. and marches right into where the festival begins at noon. Traditional Irish cuisine, green beer, music and other culinary delights will be accompanied by Irish dancing, displays, ye old Arts & Crafts, carnival rides and fun for the whole family. 

Parade Entry Form

Arts & Crafts Vendor Form

Eggstravaganza - 2017

Date(s): Saturday, April 15
Time(s): 9 a.m.
Location: Whispering Pines Park
Cost: Free
Contact info: (772) 878–2277
Event info:

Eggstravaganza is a free event that will be held on Saturday, April 15 at Whispering Pines Park starting at 9 a.m. with an egg hunt. Children ages 10 and under will hunt and gather from 14,000 eggs. Afterwards, the Easter Bunny will be waiting to meet with each and every boy and girl for a picture.

Memorial Day Service - 2017

Date(s): Monday, May 29
Time(s): 10 a.m.
Location: Veteran's Memorial Park
Cost: Free
Contact info: (772) 878–2277
Event info:

Join us for this special ceremony as representatives from a variety of local veterans’ groups and guests of honor pay tribute to those who have valiantly served our country.

Freedomfest - 2017

Date(s): Tuesday, July 4
Time(s): 2 – 10 p.m.
Location: Civic Center
Cost: Free
Contact info: (772) 878–2277
Event info:

 A family-friendly Fourth of July tradition in Port St. Lucie for many years, Freedomfest is one of the city’s biggest annual social events.

Fall Fun Fest - 2017

Dates & Times): Friday, Oct. 28 from 5 p.m. - 10 p.m.
Saturday, Oct. 29 from Noon - 11 p.m.
Sunday, Oct. 30 from 1 p.m. - 6 p.m.
Location: Civic Center
Cost: Free
Contact info: (772) 807-4488
Event info:

Enjoy live entertainment, music, and a carnival with rides and food.  

Carnival information:
- Wristbands are $20
- $1 per ticket
- Average price per ride is 5 tickets

Oktoberfest - 2017

Dates & Times): Friday, Oct. 14 from 5 to 10 p.m.
Saturday, Oct. 15 from noon to 10 p.m.
Sunday, Oct. 16 from 1 to 6 p.m.
Location: Civic Center
Cost: Free
Contact info: For more information, please email specialevents@cityofpsl.com or call (772) 807-4488.
Event info:

The City of Port St. Lucie, along with the German American Club of the Treasure Coast, invite you to experience Oktoberfest, a celebration of German culture. This event will be held “under the big tent” just like in Munich, Germany.

Please come out and join us for the 4th annual “Brat Eating” contest, Stein-holding competition, Beer Garden, bounce houses, “stunt jump”, and other fun activities throughout the three day event.

Festival of Lights & Tree Lighting Ceremony - 2017

Date(s): Saturday, Dec. 2
Time(s): 2 – 10 p.m.
Location: Civic Center
Cost: Free
Contact info: (772) 878–2277
Event info:

Port St. Lucie’s annual Festival of Lights event includes a parade through Civic Center Place and tree lighting in Village Square.


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