GO Bond Park Projects Workshop on June 1
The City will host a GO Bond Park Projects Workshop on Wednesday, June 1, at 4:00 p.m. in the Grand Ballroom of the Sunrise Civic Center (10610 West Oakland Park Boulevard).
You’ll hear a presentation from City staff on the status of bond-funded Leisure Services projects. You’ll also have an opportunity to share your input regarding:
- Facility expansions at the Civic Center and the Sunrise Senior Center
- Park renovations and/or expansions at City Park, Welleby Park, Sawgrass Sanctuary, Oscar Wind Park, Flamingo Park, Nob Hill Soccer Club, and Sunrise Athletic Complex
- The conversion of vacant land to usable green space at Sunset Strip/NW 109th Avenue, and at NW 12th Street
- Joint-use playgrounds and athletic amenities at Sunrise schools
For more information about the workshop, please call (954) 747-4600.
Celebrate the Arts in the City of Sunrise
The Sunrise Civic Center Theatre is pleased to present the following performances:
“A Night at the Tonys”
Saturday, June 4, at 2:00 p.m.
This high-energy revue features show-stopping numbers from Tony Award-winning musicals. Enjoy favorites from Phantom of the Opera and other Broadway hits, performed by acclaimed tenor James Perkowski and the Tones of Enchantment. Reserved seating: $16 adult, $10 child.
“Cinderella, the Ballet”
Sunday, June 19, at 2:00 p.m.
The Russian Ballet of Orlando brings the beloved fairy tale to life with a full cast of dancers, beautiful costumes, and dramatic choreography. Reserved seating: $18 adult, $10 child.
Mr. Brian and the Boppets
Tuesday, July 5, at 10:00 a.m. and 12:00 p.m.
Wednesday, July 6, at 10:00 a.m. and 12:00 p.m.
Thursday, July 7, at 10:00 a.m. and 12:00 p.m.
It’s a high-energy, interactive rock concert – with puppets! Mr. Brian explores rhythm, timbre, harmony and tempo in a fun-filled show that your whole family will enjoy. General admission: $7 per person
Tribute to Justin Timberlake
Thursday, July 14, at 10:00 a.m. and 12:00 p.m.
When Scott Jordan hits the stage, it’s easy to believe you’re at a Justin Timberlake show. With years of training and performance history under his belt, Scott takes the crowd on a roller coaster ride through Justin’s greatest songs. General admission: $7 per person.
The Sunrise Civic Center Theatre is located at 10610 West Oakland Park Boulevard. The Box Office is open Tuesday and Friday from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.; Wednesday and Thursday from 12:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.; Saturday from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.; and one hour before shows. Call (954) 747-4646 for ticket information, or purchase tickets online at www.sunrisefl.gov/registration.html
. (Look for “Theatre Shows” at the bottom left corner of the page.)
Mark Your Calendar for Our July 4th Festivities
Sunrise will host a fun, FREE day of events on Monday, July 4th. Join us!
"Hooray for Hollywood" Parade
& Family Fun Day
9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
City Park, 6700 Sunset Strip
Movie-themed floats will wind their way west along Sunset Strip from NW 12th Street to City Park, where the celebration continues with free refreshments and a children's fun zone. Local businesses and organizations are invited to participate in the parade: View our parade application or call (954) 747-4600 for details.
Concert and Fireworks
5:00 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.
Outdoors at the BB&T Center, One Panther Parkway
This crowd-pleasing, free outdoor event is presented in partnership with Wheelabrator Technologies
. Additional sponsors include Ed Morse Sawgrass Automall
, Chester’s Fort Lauderdale Harley-Davidson
, Bahama Breeze
, BB&T Center
, Florida Panthers
, and The Beach 102.7 FM
. There's something for everyone, including live music, fireworks, food and beverage vendors, and children's rides and inflatables.
The music begins at 6:00 p.m. with a set by local favorites Havoc 305
, playing rock and Top 40 hits. At 7:30 p.m., it's time for headliners Big Bad Voodoo Daddy
- the masters of contemporary swing, jazz and big band.
2016 marks the 23rd anniversary of Big Bad Voodoo Daddy’s remarkable arrival onto the music scene. Since forming in California in the early nineties, the band has toured virtually nonstop – performing more than 2,700 live shows – and produced 10 albums. Big Bad Voodoo Daddy appeared in the 1996 indie film Swingers – a movie that not only launched the acting careers of Vince Vaughn and Jon Favreau, but also introduced the band’s music to an audience beyond their Los Angeles base. Since then, Big Bad Voodoo Daddy's songs have been featured in countless films and TV shows, including Despicable Me, Friends
, Third Rock from the Sun
, and Phineas and Ferb
. They’ve also appeared live during the Super Bowl XXXIII Halftime Show
, NBC’s Christmas in Rockefeller Center
, and the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade
– and performed for three U.S. presidents.
Don’t miss Big Bad Voodoo Daddy’s horn-infused music and high-energy stage show. And at 9:00 p.m., enjoy a spectacular fireworks display.
Parking and admission are free. The following may not be brought into the event area: large bags, coolers, glass containers, alcohol, pets, weapons, bicycles, fireworks, and any other items deemed inappropriate by site management.
(Bring a lock to secure your bike in the parking lot.) For more information call the City of Sunrise Leisure Services Department: (954) 747-4600.
Register Now for Sunrise Gators Football/Cheerleading
Boys and girls age 5 to 16 are invited to participate in the Sunrise Gators youth football and cheerleading programs. Don’t miss your opportunity to sign up!
Sunrise Gators Tackle Football
is a full contact, competitive tackle football program. Players must be between the ages of 5 and 14. Registration for Sunrise residents is $200 ($225 after June 30) and does not include the cost of rubber molded cleats. Uniforms are provided.
Sunrise Gators Cheerleaders
is open to children between the ages of 6 and 15. Registration for Sunrise residents is $200 ($225 after June 30) and does not include the cost of sneakers, body liner, hair bows, mandatory cheer camp, and competition transportation. Uniforms are provided.
There will be a minimum of four practices per week for football players – three practices minimum for cheerleaders – as determined by each individual Head Coach. The regular season runs from July through November and consists of 11 games, to be played on various Saturdays throughout Broward and Palm Beach counties.
To request additional information, or to register, please call or visit the City of Sunrise Leisure Services Department: 10610 West Oakland Park Boulevard, Sunrise 33351, (954) 747-4600.